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George Floyd’s family holds rally, march in brother’s memory

By Mohamed Ibrahim Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Members of George Floyd’s family, and others who lost loved ones to police encounters, joined activists and citizens...

In Ahmaud Arbery’s Name, Georgia Repeals Citizen’s Arrest Law

By Emma Hurt NPR About a year after the shooting death of Ahmaud Arbery became national news, and nearly 15 months after he was shot while...

Derek Chauvin convicted of murder in death of George Floyd

Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Former Minneapolis police Officer Derek Chauvin has been convicted of murder and manslaughter in the death of George Floyd, the...

Family, activists demand answers in officer-involved shooting of 28-year-old 

By Erica Wright The Birmingham Times  Desmon Ray Jr. had a big smile and even bigger heart, remembered family members during a candlelight vigil Thursday...

How Jefferson County (AL) Judges Balanced Safety and Justice in Pandemic

By Barnett Wright The Birmingham Times Just because there were no jury trials in Jefferson County between mid-March and November 2020 because of the COVID-19 pandemic,...

Texas officer charged with murder after killing 31-year-old Black man

MSN News A Texas police officer stands charged with murder in the shooting of a 31-year-old Black man after a preliminary investigation determined his actions...

Multi-million settlement reached in Breonna Taylor lawsuit

By Dylan Lovan Associated Press LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The city of Louisville will pay millions to the mother of Breonna Taylor and reform police practices...

Naomi Osaka made sure Black lives mattered at the US Open

By Soraya Nadia McDonald The Undefeated Naomi Osaka made sure Black lives mattered as she pursued her third Grand Slam victory at the 2020 US Open. Throughout...

Family, activists decry shooting death of Black man by L.A. County...

MSN News Monday's shooting death of Dijon Kizzee, 29, has elicited fresh waves of outcry and outrage, as well as renewed calls for law enforcement...

Minnesota Passes Police Reform Bill Two Months After George Floyd’s Death

By Nina Golgowski Black Voices Nearly two months after George Floyd died after a Minneapolis police officer kneeled on his neck, lawmakers in Minnesota have passed...

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