Watch: Rapist Daniel Holtzclaw's Guilty Verdicts Read in OKC Court
From OKC Fox: Former Oklahoma City Police Department officer Daniel Holtzclaw has been found guilty on 18 charges, including rape and sexual battery.
The verdict came back Thursday evening in Oklahoma County Court. Holtzclaw was found guilty of 18 of his 36 charges, the ranging from first degree rape to sexual battery. Holtzclaw was found guilty on four counts of first degree rape, one count of second degree rape, six counts of sexual battery, four counts of forcible oral sodomy and three co...
To encourage more Native American students to enroll in college, several schools have started outreach programs. At University of Southern California, Riverside, teens learn how to make the transition without giving up their cultural identity.
Second Wedding For 9-Year-Old Boy, 61-Year-Old Wife
A nine-year-old schoolboy has become one of the world's youngest grooms for the second time -- marrying his 62-year-old wife again. The second ceremony took place because the boy wanted to make it "official," though members of both families made it clear that the marriage was not legally binding.
Fla. Police Arrest Woman Who Left 5 Kids in Hot Car
A 23-year-old Jacksonville woman is charged with five counts of child neglect after police said she left five children in a car in 92-degree heat Wednesday while getting a job application form at a Northside business.
Shanesha Taylor says leaving her children in a hot car is something she wishes she could take back.Taylor was homeless at the time and had gotten a job interview. A steady income would obviously mean everything to her and her family.
Ugandan Parliament Set To Re-introduce Anti-gay Law
Uganda's parliament will try to re-introduce an anti-homosexuality law that was thrown out by a court, a lawmaker leading the effort said on Wednesday, a move that could once again damage relations with the West. Last week, the east African country's constitutional court nullified the law, signed by President Yoweri Museveni in February, on a technicality, saying it had been passed by parliament without quorum.
Activists Say Child Could Solve Georgia Lynching Case
Two weeks after people in Walton County, Georgia commemorated the last unsolved mass lynching in the united states, civil rights activists say one of the victim's children could be the key to solving the crime six decades later.
Woman in Police Beating was 'Physically Combative'
The arrest report for Marlene Pinnock, the woman seen in a video being beaten by a California Highway Patrol officer, says that she became "physically combative," forcing the officer to place her under arrest with the help of a plain-clothes officer. Some community activists are calling for a federal investigation.
Racial tensions have run high for decades in this former railroad town that was once a mostly white St. Louis suburb until school busing and urban decay sent many families packing for more distant communities.
Members Of Congress Seek Federal Probe Into Eric Garner's Death
Six members of New York's congressional delegation are asking the Justice Department to formally investigate last month's police custody death of Eric Garner and the law enforcement strategy known as "broken windows."