Tawana Macon Talks About Shooting Death of Her 13-year-old Son, Demureye Macon
The shooting occurred around 8:35 p.m. in the 6600 block of South Talman in the Marquette Park neighborhood, Chicago police said. When authorities arrived, the boy was lying on a sidewalk with a gunshot wound to his torso. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Chris Wallace To Ben Carson: Wouldn't You Just Be Another Inexperienced Obama?
Fox News Sunday host Chris Wallace asked neurosurgeon and GOP novelty Ben Carson, who is very vocally teasing a presidential run, if his inexperience disqualified him from the office, especially given the results of Obama's alleged inexperience.
Kia and Michael Gaymon have filed a lawsuit against three Collingdale, Pa., police officers and the borough of Collingdale over a bizarre confrontation. The incident happened on Feb. 22 when Michael's mother visited the couple, but parked her car on part of the next-door neighbor's curb, noted NBC Philadelphia (video below).
Michael Brown's parents say they are unmoved by the Ferguson, Mo., police chief's apology in their son's shooting death by a police officer. In an interview with the AP, Brown's mother says she doesn't want words, she wants action.
Oklahoma Woman Beheaded By Man Who Tried to 'Convert Co-Workers to Islam' Oklahoma Beheading: Fired Man's Knife Rampage (SkyNews) The suspect was stabbing a second female employee when he was shot by the warehouse manager, who is an off-duty reserve cop.
Congressional African-American Leaders React to Holder Resignation
African-American Congressional leaders expressed shock at the news of Eric Holder's resignation today during a Congressional Black Caucus Foundation panel over African-American voters and the Midterm elections. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., delivered the news. Representatives Xavier Becerra, D-Calif., and John Lewis, D - Ga., along with legal advocates were on the panel.