Georgia's governor has issued an order suspending measures to enforce face coverings be worn which have been issued by cities and counties in the state.
Both citires also saw a spike of gun violecne over the July 4 weekend.
"This is the reason this virus is continuing to spread. This is the reason that people are inadvertently putting people in harm's way," Keisha Lance Bottoms said during an appearance on 'CBS This Morning.'
"I have had NO symptoms and have tested positive," Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms tweeted Monday.
The militia called for the removal of Georgia's Confederate monument at Stone Mountain Park Saturday.
Thus far, District Attorney Paul Howard has not properly handled the Rayshard Brooks shooting case.
Representative Doug Collins, a Republican, said that Fulton County District Attorney Paul Howard had been influenced by politics, race and class and called for someone to replace him in the investigation into Rayshard Brooks' death.
Though initial reports from witnesses said the man fired on protesters, no one was injured in the incident and the suspect is in police custody.
"NYPD cops will strike on July 4th to let the city have their independence without cops," declared a flyer reportedly being circulated amongst officers.
The Georgia Law Enforcement Organization started a campaign to help Garrett Rolfe and his family pay for "legal services and general services."
Devin Brosnan, who prosecutors say stood on Brooks' shoulders as he lay dying, has been charged with aggravated assault and violating his oath.
L. Chris Stewart, the Brooks' family attorney, said the reason why Brooks was killed was because the value of African American males' lives "doesn't mean too much to officers nowadays."
The purpose of her staggeringly honest confession was to illustrate to her fellow white people a point about the death of Rayshard Brooks.
Giglio said the use of "white privilege" causes "a fuse goes off for a lot of white people because they don't want somebody telling them to check their privilege."
Authorities shared a video posted to social media of the female suspect, as well as photos of the individual "attempting to hide her identity."
The manner of death has been called a homicide.
"It's just really quite disheartening to see the continuation of images like this appear," the representative from Minnesota said.
Rayshard Brooks, a 27-year-old African American man, was fatally shot by a police officer in the parking lot of a Wendy's drive-thru restaurant during a struggle on Friday.
The Wendy's restaurant where Rayshard Brooks was killed caught fire after a vandal threw a firework inside.
Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms has accepted Erika Shields' resignation following a police-involved shooting death of a 27-year-old man Friday night.
The Georgia Bureau of Investigations is investigating a shooting incident in which a man died after a failed field sobriety test.
"This is not a disease that simply just 'goes away,'" Dr. Joshua Barocas of Boston University School of Medicine told Newsweek.
The mayor also said that she hopes that one day the words of Martin Luther King will come true, so that people will be judged by the content of their character and not their skin color.
Several protests are expected to take place Wednesday in Los Angeles, San Francisco, Atlanta, Boston and Seattle.
Up to 3,000 National Guard members have been authorized by Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp to provide assistance amid the ongoing protests.
Several cities, including Washington, D.C., Denver and Phoenix, have imposed curfews amid violent protests erupting across the country.
Atlanta Police Chief Erika Sheilds apologized to the students publicly on Sunday.
He joined Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms during a press conference on Friday.
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms urged demonstrators to go home as protests turned violent Friday night. "What I see happening on the streets of Atlanta is not Atlanta," she said.
Onlookers watched while others lobbed water bottles, rocks and other projectiles while CNN employees watched inside the building from behind its glass edifice.