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Police officers stand guard during a protest in Louisville, Kentucky. Photo: Ben Hendren/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images

Louisville Metro Police Department said two officers were shot downtown in the Kentucky city late Wednesday, hours after a grand jury decided that none of the officers would be charged with the killing of Breonna Taylor.

Details: A police spokesperson told a press briefing that a suspect was in custody and that the injuries of both officers were not life-threatening. One officer was "alert and stable" and the other was undergoing surgery, he said.

  • Metrosafe, the city's emergency services, said earlier it received reports of a shooting at South Brook St. and Broadway Ave., near the area where protests were taking place.
  • Mayor Greg Fischer (D) imposed a curfew for Louisville and the wider Jefferson County for the next 72 hours between 9pm and 6:30am. He urged protesters to go home and return to peacefully protest in the daytime.
  • A police spokesperson said late Wednesday that officers had arrested 46 people during the protests. By early Thursday, most protesters had left the streets.

Driving the news: Earlier on Wednesday, a grand jury indicted Brett Hankison, one of the Louisville police officers who barged into Taylor's home early on March 13, on three counts of wanton endangerment for firing shots blindly into neighboring apartments.

  • The grand did not indict any of the three officers involved in the botched drug raid on homicide or manslaughter charges related to the death of Taylor.
  • The two others who fired shots, Jonathan Mattingly and Myles Cosgrove, were not charged, prompting protests in downtown Louisville and across the U.S.

Of note: Kentucky Attorney General Daniel Cameron said Mattingly and Cosgrove were "justified" in their actions because Taylor's boyfriend, Kenneth Walker, fired the first shot. Walker said he mistook police for intruders and fired in self-defense.

What they're saying: President Trump tweeted that he'd spoken with Kentucky Gov Andy Beshear (D) and was "prepared to work together, immediately upon request!"

  • "Praying for the two police officers that were shot tonight in Louisville, Kentucky. The Federal Government stands behind you and is ready to help," he said.

Go deeper: Two officers shot in Louisville amid Breonna Taylor protests

Editor's note: This article has been updated with new details throughout.

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Philadelphia police release body camera footage of Walter Wallace shooting

Demonstrators in two combined marches — one in response to the 2020 presidential election and the other in response to footage of Wallace's shooting — in Philadelphia on Nov. 4. Photo: Bastiaan Slabbers/NurPhoto via Getty Images

Philadelphia officials on Wednesday released body camera footage — which Mayor Jim Kenney described as "traumatic" and graphic" — of police fatally shooting Walter Wallace, a 27-year-old Black man, late last month.

What happened: The video of the roughly 40-second-long incident on Oct. 26 shows Wallace walking toward the officers, who repeatedly command him to drop the knife he is holding, before 14 shots were fired.

Pennsylvania certifies Biden's victory

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Pennsylvania officials on Tuesday certified the state's presidential election results, making President-elect Joe Biden's win in the key battleground official.

Why it matters: The move deals another blow to President Trump's failed efforts to block certification in key swing states that he lost to Biden. It also comes one day after officials voted to certify Biden's victory in Michigan.

Trump bump: NYT and WaPo digital subscriptions tripled since 2016

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The New York Times and The Washington Post have very different strategies for building the subscription news company of the future.

The big picture: Sources tell Axios that the Post is nearing 3 million digital subscribers, a 50% year-over-year growth in subscriptions and more than 3x the number of digital-only subscribers it had in 2016. The New York Times now has more than 6 million digital-only subscribers, nearly 3x its number from 2016.