A gay Detroit man was brutally beaten by a group of men at a Detroit pride festival on Sunday, police and witnesses said. Christin Howard, 20, told WXYZ-TV that he was taking a picture with friends when he was approached.
Protesters Wearing Masks Descend on Washington, D.C.
Hundreds of protesters with their faces covered marched through the streets of Washington D.C. for the Million Mask March. As they headed for the White House, demonstrators had a message for the President. The march in Washington, D.C. is part of a global movement being held in cities around the world. Protesters associated with such groups as the Occupy and Anonymous movements are demanding an end to social injustice and government and corporate greed.
Largest Civil Disobedience In Walmart History Leads To Over 50 Arrests
Surrounded by about 100 police officers in riot gear and a helicopter circling above, more than 50 Walmart workers and supporters were arrested in downtown Los Angeles Thursday night as they sat in the street protesting what they called the retailer's "poverty wages."
Del City police Capt. Randy Harrison, 48, is charged with first-degree manslaughter in the March 14, 2012, death of Dane Scott Jr. Harrison. A 23-year veteran of the police department in Del City, located southeast of Oklahoma City, has pleaded not guilty and faces a minimum of four years and a maximum of life in prison if convicted.
A winter storm system already has killed eight, while bringing snow to the southwest. Now, the system is making its way to northeast and could impact holiday travel severely. NBC’s Miguel Almaguer reports.
Teens Arrested For 'Waiting While Black' At Bus Stop
3 Teens & Basketball Teammates Arrested For 'Waiting While Black' At Bus Stop! "A police officer arrested three teens last week as they were standing outside a store in downtown Rochester, New York. Their crime: Waiting for a school bus.
Former Governor Sarah Palin (R-AK) punched her way back into the news this week by invoking slavery in remarks about American public debt, then doubling down on the remarks in an interview with CNN's Jake Tapper.
Retired Archbishop Tutu's Home Robbed During Mandela Memorial
Desmond Tutu's home was robbed while the archbishop was attending Nelson Mandela's memorial service. South African police say the Nobel Laureate's home was ransacked as he was giving a commemorative speech in Johannesburg.