All three cases started with a traffic stop.
Posted on: 25 June 2017 | 7:37 am
Police-involved shootings and controversy over use of deadly force against people of color has returned to the spotlight through a new round of trials.
Posted on: 24 June 2017 | 11:28 am
As an encounter between two Seattle police officers and a mother of four escalated, one of the cops yelled, "Tase her!"
Posted on: 21 June 2017 | 1:08 pm
A four-year-old girl was left to protect her mother in the only way she knew how: by telling her mom to be just a little more perfect, a survival tactic many black parents have felt forced to teach their children in an America in which dark skin is still too frequently seen as threatening.
Posted on: 22 June 2017 | 4:43 pm
Two Islamic centers in Northern California were the sites of possible hate crimes during the last days of Ramadan, law enforcement officials said.
Posted on: 25 June 2017 | 7:26 am
At least 120 people died and 130 were injured when an oil tanker truck exploded in Bahawalpur city in eastern Pakistan, according to officials.
Posted on: 25 June 2017 | 7:32 am
As growing opposition imperiled passage of the Senate version of the healthcare bill, leaders of the conservative Koch network voiced sharp criticism of the legislation at their donor retreat here -- stating that the bill needed dramatic changes before they would support it.
Posted on: 25 June 2017 | 4:10 am
Justice Anthony Kennedy, the man who so often determines the outcome of the most controversial Supreme Court cases, is himself the center of brewing speculation.
Posted on: 24 June 2017 | 11:12 am