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December 9th, 2014
01:08 AM ET

Five Things to Know for Your New Day – Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Eric Garner protests spread to the NBA. A mom demands justice for her 12-year-old son. And British royals hold court in the Big Apple.

It's Tuesday and here are the 5 things to know for your New Day

1. PROTESTS

Taking it to the court: First it was the football field, now it's the basketball court. During warm-ups, Cleveland Cavaliers LeBron James and Kyrie Irving were among the players wearing T-shirts that said "I can't breathe" - Eric Garner's last words, which have become a rallying cry for protesters after last week's grand jury decision not to indict an officer in his death. The NBA players' show of support for protesters comes a week after five players from the St. Louis Rams walked onto the field and raised their palms in the air, demonstrating the "hands up, don't shoot" gesture that protesters have been using in demonstrations over the police shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri.

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