Tensions began rising between police officers nationwide and many in their communities this summer after the Michael Brown shooting in Ferguson, Missouri, sparked sometimes violent demonstrations nationwide.
Parents of teen slain in Ferguson say they reject any kind of violence directed toward law enforcement
In his first public comments since announcing the results of the Ferguson grand jury decision, St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch is defending the process.
A St. Louis state representative is calling for an investigation of St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch, by the same Senate committee investigating Gov. Jay Nixon’s response to Ferguson.
The prosecutor has released hundreds of pages of additional documents from the investigation, including the interview transcript of a friend who was with Brown when he was killed.
Jorge “Jinho” Ferreira feels the tension between being black and carrying a badge every day as a sheriff’s deputy in Alameda County, California.
The survey, in the wake of grand juries clearing white police officers in the deaths of unarmed black men, finds 45 percent of Americans believe race relations in the U.S. are good.
Doctors, nurses and others fighting Ebola have won Time’s 2014 Person of the Year award, with Ferguson protesters coming in as runner-up, the magazine announced Wednesday.
Magic Johnson praised recent activism by professional athletes on Tuesday and called for more conversation among government, law enforcement and black leaders.
Georgetown, Harvard, Columbia students say they haven’t had time to get ready for finals.