January 06, 2021 10:35 am
Kenosha County District Attorney Michael Graveley found officer Rusten Sheskey acted in self-defense while responding to a domestic dispute last Aug. 23 and shooting Jacob Blake seven times at close range, saying Blake was armed with a knife and had resisted arrest, withstanding multiple Taser shots.
December 27, 2020 1:56 pm
A white high school student withdrew from her chosen college after a three-second video caused an uproar online. The classmate who shared it publicly has no regrets.
June 09, 2020 3:47 pm
"To combat racial crimes, we must expand our vision and our responsibility to what civil rights actually means."
June 01, 2020 10:23 am
His death has triggered nationwide protests. Officer Derek Chauvin has been fired, and on Friday was arrested and charged with third-degree murder and manslaughter, the authorities said.
March 12, 2015 1:41 pm
Ferguson police chief resigns in wake of the fatal shooting of an unarmed black 18-year-old by a white police officer.
November 27, 2014 12:20 am
After the Ferguson decision, it seems much has changed and nothing has changed in America