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    ‘They almost got away with it’: How a leaked video led to convictions in the Ahmaud Arbery case

    Nearly two years before a jury convicted three white men in the shooting death of Ahmaud Arbery, authorities had said there was no need to arrest them. On Wednesday, an almost all-white jury found Travis McMichael, his father, Gregory McMichael, and neighbor William “Roddie” Bryan guilty in the murder of Arbery in Georgia. But the […] More

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    For many, guilty verdicts in Arbery case mark progress for racial justice in court

    Civil rights activists, lawyers and politicians joined Ahmaud Arbery’s family in welcoming the guilty verdict in Georgia against three men charged in his murder. “It just was a great day for my family,” Marcus Arbery, Ahmaud’s father, told NPR in an interview with All Things Considered following the verdict. “We still got a long fight […] More

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    3 men found guilty of felony murder and other crimes in fatal shooting of Ahmaud Arbery

    Three white men were found guilty Wednesday of felony murder in the shooting death of Ahmaud Arbery, a Black man who was running in their neighborhood when they confronted him last year. The nearly all-white jury convicted Travis McMichael of malice murder, felony murder, aggravated assault, false imprisonment and criminal attempt to commit a felony. […] More

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    Waukesha Christmas Parade suspect held on $5M cash bail

    Police said Darrell Brooks, 39, of Milwaukee, was charged with five counts of first-degree intentional homicide. WAUKESHA, Wis. — A man accused of intentionally driving his SUV through a crowd of people at the Waukesha Christmas Parade appeared in court for the first time Tuesday since his arrest Sunday. Darrell Brooks, 39, of Milwaukee, is […] More

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    15-year-old charged with attempted murder in connection with a shooting near a Colorado school that left six teens injured

    A 15-year-old boy has been arrested in connection with a shooting at a park in Aurora, Colorado, that left six teenagers recovering from gunshot wounds, police said Tuesday. The teen was charged with attempted first-degree murder, according to a news release from the Aurora Police Department. His identity isn’t being released due to his age, […] More

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    Doorbell video appears to show arrest of Waukesha parade suspect

    Unaware of Sunday’s crash, Daniel Rider said he invited suspect Darrell Brooks into his home and made him a sandwich before authorities arrived. The suspect accused of mowing down a crowd of holiday revelers in Wisconsin was captured in a doorbell camera before his arrest pleading for help and telling a resident he was waiting […] More

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    Divers to aid William Tyrrell search

    Police divers are on the scene of the search for missing boy William Tyrrell on the NSW mid-north coast. It’s the 10th day of the renewed police search for the remains of the three-year-old, who disappeared from his foster grandmother’s home in Kendall in 2014. The search, which police say could last “weeks and weeks”, […] More

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    Brian Laundrie’s cause of death revealed after autopsy

    An autopsy report has revealed Brian Laundrie took his own life. The 23-year-old was a “person of interest” in the disappearance and homicide of his fiancée, American travel blogger Gabby Petito. Steve Bertolino, attorney for the Laundrie family, confirmed the update on Tuesday local time. “Chris and Roberta are still mourning the loss of their […] More

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    One more child has died after the deadly Waukesha Christmas parade crash

    A child has died after a man allegedly rammed his SUV through a Christmas parade in Waukesha, Wisconsin, bringing the death toll to six, according to prosecutors Tuesday. Darrell E. Brooks, 39, has officially been charged with five counts of first-degree intentional homicide, according to the Waukesha County District Attorney’s Office. Prosecutors said they will […] More

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    Malcolm X’s daughter found dead in Brooklyn, officials say

    A daughter of slain Black civil rights activist Malcolm X, Malikah Shabazz, died Monday, the New York Police Department told CNN. Shabazz, 56, was found unconscious by her daughter at her home in Brooklyn, according to the NYPD. Police said the death appears to be due to natural causes at this time. Bernice King, a […] More

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