Several videos posted online appear to show a New York City police officer using a chokehold on a suspected farebeater in an incident that took place just days before Staten Island resident Eric Garner died during a similar arrest last week.
Richard Lui is joined by MSNBC's Jacob Soboroff to take a look ahead at the Iowa Black and Brown forum where 2016 Democratic presidential hopefuls will address the concerns of Latino and African American voters and the need for criminal justice reform. (MSNBC)
In case you missed it, Barbie is getting a (long overdue) makeover—the classic doll will now come in different body types (curvy, tall and petite), skin and hair colors. Take a behind-the-scenes peak into how Barbie’s new look is made, and what her biggest, most adorable fans have to say about the change. (Condé Nast)
Fox Affiliate Apologizes for Deceptive 'Kill a Cop' Edit
Baltimore Fox affiliate WBFF apologized today for a deceptive edit on a protest video that made it sound like police protesters were chanting "kill a cop" when they were actually changing "'til killer cops are in cell blocks."
Bill Cosby has been charged with sexual assault more than a decade after a former Temple University employee told police the comedian drugged and violated her at his home near Philadelphia. (Associated Press)
Stephen A. Smith: If NFL Can Welcome Back Michael Vick, Ray Rice Could Return Too
Les Grossman 2014 wrote: Stephen A. Smith joined Sean Hannity tonight to talk about Ray Rice and the question of whether he can ever make a comeback in the NFL. And honestly, Smith said, if Michael Vick return to the NFL after a dog-fighting scandal nearly tanked his career, there's hope for Rice too.
Daniele Watts, Django Actress Tells CNN Why She Didn't Give 'Condescending' LAPD Officer Her ID
Dole Mite wrote: Danièle Watts and boyfriend Brian James Lucas appeared on CNN's New Day Monday morning and recounted the incident with the LAPD in which Watts was detained after she refused to surrender identification. The incident occurred after the couple had been seen kissing in Studio City, and Watts and Lucas believed, according to posts on their respective Facebook walls, that the cops mistook them for a prostitute and john.
ESPN announced that longtime sports anchor Stuart Scott has died at the age of 49 after a long battle with cancer. This year he was honored with the ESPYs Jimmy Valvano Perseverance Award. In his remarks he said, “When you die, it does not mean that you lose to cancer,” Scott told the audience. “You beat cancer by how you live, why you live, and in the manner in which you live.”