17-Year-Old Heart Recipient Dies after Burglary, High-Speed Chase
A teenager who received a life-saving heart transplant two years ago after initially being denied because of his bad behavior has died following a high-speed car chase with police. Anthony Stokes, 17, died on Tuesday after he crashed a stolen Honda into a pole as he fled the scene of an attempted burglary at an elderly woman's home in Roswell, Georgia.
The Cumberland County Prosecutor's Office and New Jersey State Police are investigating the "in-custody, non-shooting" death of an 32-year-old city man late Tuesday morning after his arrest by city police on the 100 block of Grape Street. Officials have not identified the man on the record, but relatives at the scene identified him as Phillip White, 32.
Arkansas 'Religious Freedom' Bill Opponents Speak Out
After news broke of the passing of HB 1228, a large group gathered outside the Little Rock, Arkansas Capitol in protest. Those opposed to the bill fear it is too discriminatory and vague to be law. A similar measure was passed in Indiana.
Cincinnati Planning Funeral for Fallen Firefighter Daryl Gordon
It’s anticipated thousands will pay tribute to Fire Apparatus Operator Daryl Gordon, who died last week after falling down an elevator shaft during a rescue at the King Towers apartments in Madisonville.
An Arizona State University course entitled "U.S. Race Theory and the Problem of Whiteness" has sparked protests and even garnered hate mail for the professor, but some on campus see no problem with the subject.