On Tuesday, the test results allegedly confirmed that Grafton’s DNA matched the DNA found at the crime scene, and he was subsequently arrested.“With the assistance from the Texas Rangers, DNA from the scene was submitted and the results confirmed that Gafton matched the DNA located on Cheatham. Grafton is currently being held in Killeen City Jail.Dead Suspect in Disappearance of Fort Hood Soldier Sexually Harassed Her: Lawyer“Through the investigation, Detectives with the Homicide Unit received information from a witness that 20-year-old Cory Grafton was at the scene at the time Chelsea Cheatham was murdered,” Killeen Police Department said in a Wednesday statement.A spokesperson for Fort Hood confirmed to The Daily Beast that Grafton is “an active duty Soldier assigned to the 1st Cavalry Division” at the Army post. Bridge closures are also continuing in the city. Aurora, Illinois' second-largest city, issued an 8:30 pm curfew due to “widespread incidents of violence, vandalism and stealing," Mayor Richard Irvin said in a statement declaring a state of emergency. Floyd, a handcuffed black man, died last Monday as a white Minneapolis police officer pressed his knee into Floyd's neck. The unrest fanned out after a weekend of chaos in Chicago, as peaceful protests devolved into clashes with police, fires and property damage. Chicago city officials suggested some of the vandalism stretching into Sunday was a coordinated effort, which remained under investigation. Ever since the 2008 financial crisis, we have seen restaurant chains closing their doors left and right, except now it's even worse. During downtown protests, police used batons to beat back demonstrators. “I needed to do something,” she said of her motivations to help. “But rather than respond to his death as we should and focus our energy toward doing the hard work to create the change that we need, we have instead been forced to turn our focus and energy toward preventing wanton violence and destruction”. In Georgia, for instance, the maximum 6,624 missing votes represent just 8 percent of the margin between President Trump and Democrat Joe Biden.In other states, though, the number of missing ballots is larger — more than 11,000 in Pennsylvania and 16,000 in Florida — and the untraced absentee votes in Arizona make up 24 percent of the outstanding margin between Biden and Trump, the Post reports. “Typically, these benefits include compensation to immediately help the family with expenses, funeral with full military honors, the Servicemembers’ Group Life Insurance, and final pay and allowances,'' officials said in a statement.If you or a loved one are struggling with suicidal thoughts, please reach out to the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK (8255), or contact the Crisis Text Line by texting TALK to 741741.Read more at The Daily Beast.Got a tip? Your observations and feedback will help us determine guidelines, tools, and other measures as we move forward. While candidates elected to the Senate and U.S. House of Representatives will not be sworn in until Jan. 3, the Congress that has been in business since January 2019, will return to Washington next week for a "lame duck" session that is expected to extend well into December. Lake Shore Drive will open with the following exits remaining closed: Michigan Avenue, Chicago Avenue, Grand Avenue, Lower Wacker Drive and Randolph Street. Send it to The Daily Beast hereGet our top stories in your inbox every day. "As for demographics, the senator said he wants to see Republicans "win back the suburbs" and improve with college-educated and women voters. The mama bear was looking for her drowning cubs when... A judge on Thursday rejected defense requests to move the trial of four former Minneapolis police officers charged in George Floyd's death, and also ordered that all four will be tried together instead of separately. Disruptions are expected about 4 … Indian police on Wednesday said they arrested a firebrand television news anchor and charged him with abetment to suicide in connection with the 2018 deaths of an interior designer and the designer's mother.