Reuters The Florida police officer who shot and killed a black amateur musician waiting for help alongside a highway after his car broke down last month has been fired, according to a statement from Palm Beach Gardens on Thursday. Officer Nouman Raja, 38, had been on administrative leave from the citys police force following the
Bethania Palma Markus An Orange County, California man who allegedly beat his girlfriend with a baseball bat because she refused to have sex with him is currently in custody awaiting trial, the Orange County Register reports. Jackee Jeffries is awaiting arraignment on multiple felonies, including felony corporal injury on a cohabitant, forced sodomy, dissuading a witness
Organizers seat woman behind Trump because shes black so she silently protests by reading her book
Travis Gettys An Illinois woman became an Internet celebrity after she read a book during a campaign speech by Donald Trump. Johari Osayi Idusuyi, a student at Lincoln Land Community College in Springfield, said she brought a copy of Citizen, an award-winning book on everyday racism by Claudia Rankine, to a rally near her home,
Reuters A group of Cleveland area clergy members on Thursday asked the prosecutor in charge of the shooting case of 12-year-old Tamir Rice to step aside in light of comments he made about the familys economic motives. The public trust in (Cuyahoga County Prosecutor Tim McGintys) representation of the public interest has been significantly compromised,
Reuters A man charged in the fatal shooting of a New York City police officer was sentenced to 12 years in prison for a prior drug offense on Thursday by a judge who said in court Mayor Bill de Blasio should look in a mirror before blaming others for the officers death. Manhattan Supreme Court
Howard University braces for attack after chilling racist threat: Its not murder if theyre black
David Edwards The president of Howard University announced on Thursday that the school had increased security after receiving a racist death threat against all students. We are aware of the threat made against the University and its students and are working with campus, local, and federal law enforcement on this serious matter, President Wayne A.
Reuters A controversial Noahs Ark-themed amusement park in Kentucky will open on July 7, 2016, the parks founder said on Thursday. Currently under construction in Williamstown, northern Kentucky, Ark Encounter will include a full-sized wooden replica of the ship from the Biblical story of Noah and the great flood. Ken Ham, president and chief executive
Bethania Palma Markus Conservative news outlets rushed to declare a racially charged incident at the University of Missouri a hoax only to have their conspiracy theory easily debunked by another conservative website. Amid rising tensions at the University of Missouri over racist treatment of the schools African-American student population and failure of school administrators
Rush Limbaughs brother: Pro-abortionists lay a trap by demanding exceptions for saving a mothers life
David Edwards Conservative author David Limbaugh, the brother of Rush Limbaugh, told Fox Business Network on Thursday that advocates for the reproductive rights of women insisted on exceptions for the life of the mother as a way to trap opponents of abortion. Fox Business host Ashley Webster kicked off an interview with Limbaugh by noting
Agence France-Presse Undercover Israeli agents pretending to transport a pregnant woman raided a West Bank hospital overnight and killed a Palestinian while arresting his cousin over a knife attack, officials said Thursday. The Palestinian health ministry said 21 agents participated in the raid targeting Azzam Shalaldeh in the surgery department of the hospital in Hebron.
Agence France-Presse A woman was jailed for eight years by a British court Thursday after tricking a friend she met on Facebook into having sex with her by disguising herself as a man. Gayle Newland, 25, met the victim on the social network in 2011 using the profile name Kye Fortune and spoke to her on
David Edwards Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump said this week that he found Hillary Clintons hair to be shocking. During an interview on Wednesday, conservative radio host Mark Levin asked the billionaire to comment on Clintons new hairdo, which he suggested was a wig. I tell you what it really was shocking to see it