| Sep 30, 2013
| 1:54 PM
The same day the FBI released video showing Aaron Alexis hunting down people in the halls of the Washington Navy Yard, Connecticut law enforcement officials were defending their refusal to make public 911 recordings from December’s Sandy Hook...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 3:25 PM
Community leaders gathered in Leimert Park on Monday, urging protesters to be peaceful at an evening vigil honoring Trayvon Martin.
About 10 representatives from local activist organizations gathered with law enforcement and political officials to...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 3:00 PM
In the wake of the George Zimmerman verdict, which acquitted him in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin, activists took to the streets across the nation to stand up for civil rights. For many, this was a black-and-white case. A neighborhood patrolman was...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 1:51 PM
In a call to 911, George Zimmerman's wife can be heard telling police Monday that Zimmerman was sitting in a car outside her home with "his hand on his gun and saying, 'Step closer.' "
"Dad, get inside the house! George might start shooting at us, I...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 5:58 PM
He stood his ground, she stood by her man and the world seemingly cannot stand away from the ongoing soap opera that has become the life of George Zimmerman.
Police in Lake Mary Florida are expected to decide quickly whether to charge George Zimmerman,...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 10:35 AM
George Zimmerman may stay out of jail.
On Wednesday, the Lake Mary, Fla., Police Department said investigators may not have enough evidence to make an arrest in connection with the bizarre altercation that happened this week between the man who killed...
| Jul 31, 2013
Historian Brenda E. Stevenson (pictured in her UCLA office, with an African sculpture) mostly writes about the long-gone — 18th and 19th century African Americans, and the lives of enslaved women. Then came the case that made history while L.A....
| Jun 11, 2013
| 12:04 PM
In Tuesday's Pictures in the News: Los Angeles: A gathering is held in the Leimert Park neighborhood to remember 17-year-old shooting victim Trayvon Martin, who was killed in Florida last year by a neighborhood watch captain. The trial of the shooter,...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 7:54 PM
The coincidence was tragic: It was the second Alaska plane crash that killed somebody from Christ Church Episcopal in Greenville, S.C., in little more than a week.
A De Havilland DHC-3 Otter air taxi crashed on takeoff Sunday from an airport in...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 1:13 PM
SANFORD, Fla. -- The defense in the George Zimmerman case Wednesday completed presenting its case to the jury, which will soon begin deliberations on whether the neighborhood watch volunteer murdered Trayvon Martin or shot the unarmed teenager in self-...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 9:36 AM
SANFORD, Fla.--Jurors in the George Zimmerman case will be allowed to consider the lesser charge of manslaughter when they begin their deliberations on whether the neighborhood watch volunteer murdered Trayvon Martin or shot the unarmed teenager in self-...