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In a month that saw the anniversary of Michael Brown’s death and the 1965 Watts Riots, police officers in Virginia and Georgia have been charged in the…

In what Washington Post’s executive editor called “outrageous,” two journalists who traveled to Ferguson, Mo. at the height of protests last year to report have…

A Baltimore police investigation does not support some of the charges announced by Baltimore City State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby for the six officers involved in…

One of the six Baltimore police officers charged in the death and unlawful arrest of Freddie Gray is requesting to see the knife that was…

While most Dads will be celebrated by their appreciative sons, daughters, and wives this Sunday, this Father’s Day, Tracy Martin, the father of murdered Florida teen Trayvon Martin, will be celebrating his without Trayvon. Even in his grief, though, Martin has found the strength to send out a Father’s Day message, encouraging families who live […]

Florida A&M University President James Ammons has announced that the school’s famed marching band is being suspended for at least one more school year as officials continue to address the hazing culture that led to the death of drum major Robert Champion. Ammons said FAMU’s Marching 100 should be suspended at least until a new […]

Florida authorities have announced charges against 13 people in the hazing death of Florida A&M University drum major and Southwest DeKalb High School graduate Robert Champion. According to CNN, the attorney for Champion’s family called the death a murder and said relatives were “disappointed” that more severe charges were not filed. Florida authorities said 11 […]

Tracy Martin and Sybrina Fulton spoke shortly after it was announced that George Zimmerman has been charged in second degree murder in the killing of their son, Trayvon Martin. Tracy Martin thanked “everyone for being compassionate about this.” “As (Martin’s attorney, Benjamin Crump) said, this is just the beginning. We have a long way to […]

George Zimmerman, the self-appointed neighborhood watchman who killed unarmed Trayvon Martin, has turned himself into authorities and is currently in custody in Florida, according to CNN. The office of a Florida state attorney who is investigating the Trayvon Martin shooting plans to announce new information in the case at 6 p.m. ET Wednesday. Watch the […]

George Zimmerman “will be (criminally) charged if (he) hasn’t been charged already,” according to a senior law enforcement source close to the Trayvon Martin death investigation. A news conference is scheduled at 6pm EST in Florida. He has not been charged yet. What’s your reaction? Leave a comment HERE! RELATED: Legal Team Drops George Zimmerman […]

From the AJC.com: Just days after Jarmecca “Nikki” Whitehead was killed, many of her friends had already fingered a suspect, or suspects. Their suspicions were confirmed Friday when the Conyers beautician’s twin daughters, Tasmiyah and Jasmiyah, were arrested and charged with murder in their mother’s Jan. 14 death. Whitehead was found in a pool of […]

VIA: Savannah Morning News A 3rd Infantry Division soldier stationed in Savannah who failed to deploy for a year to Afghanistan because she couldn’t find someone to care for her infant son has been charged with four violations of the Uniform Code of Military Justice. Spc. Alexis Hutchinson, 21, from Oakland, Calif., had charges – […]