| Nov 19, 2013
| 2:19 PM
Hours after he was granted bail in connection with domestic violence charges, George Zimmerman was released from a Florida jail Tuesday after posting a $9,000 bond, officials announced.
Zimmerman, 30, was freed from the John E. Polk Correctional...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 11:18 AM
George Zimmerman, whose battles with the law have gripped the nation’s media for almost two years, has been arrested after a disturbance in Apopka, Fla., and is en route to Seminole County jail, Florida officials announced Monday.
In a news...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 7:07 PM
George Zimmerman may have been acquitted of murder after killing Trayvon Martin, the unarmed black teenager, but I predict that, like OJ Simpson, he will eventually find himself behind bars.
He is a walking time bomb. He can’t stay...
| Nov 28, 2013
| 1:41 PM
A Florida woman who became a cause celebre for civil-rights activists after she received a 20-year prison sentence for firing a warning shot has been released on house arrest this week as she awaits another trial.
Marissa Alexander's supporters said...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 8:29 PM
George Zimmerman's most recent brush with the law came to an uneventful end Wednesday when Florida authorities said they would not charge him with domestic violence.
His girlfriend, Samantha Scheibe, had called police last month alleging that he pointed...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 1:45 PM
The shooting of teenager Trayvon Martin by George Zimmerman threw a glaring international spotlight on the city of Sanford, Fla. The city became closely identified with the controversial shooting whose racial overtones riveted the nation.
| Nov 26, 2013
| 12:53 PM
After George Zimmerman's girlfriend accused him of domestic abuse, police found five guns and more than 100 rounds of ammunition in the house the couple shared, according to court documents.
On Nov. 18, Zimmernan's girlfriend, Samantha Scheibe, called...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 5:31 PM
After six months on the job, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti plans to fly to Australia next week for a 15-day getaway.
Garcetti, who vacationed in Belize in June, will travel with his wife, Amy Wakeland, and their 2-year-old daughter, Maya.
| Jul 16, 2013
| 4:00 AM
For the third consecutive night, a crowd of hundreds gathered Monday in downtown Oakland to protest George Zimmerman's acquittal in the shooting death of Florida teenager Trayvon Martin.
The protests grew violent, Oakland Police Department spokeswoman...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 2:04 PM
WASHINGTON — Atty. Gen. Eric H. Holder Jr., speaking about the George Zimmerman acquittal at the NAACP annual convention in Orlando, Fla., urged that laws like Florida’s “stand your ground” statute allowing people to use licensed...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 4:41 PM
The case of Trayvon Martin presents a minefield to a president who has long moved carefully on racial matters, underscoring the unique hazard — and opportunity — President Obama faces whenever the discussion of skin color moves front and...