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...
14-Year-Old Girl Charged In Shooting Death of Another 14-Year-Old Girl
A 14-year-old girl was charged first-degree murder in the shooting death of Endia Martin, 14. Two others may also be charged, according to Chicago police. The 14-year-old girl was charged as a juvenile on Tuesday after police said they questioned a person of interest overnight.
Warrants have been obtained for a Richmond teenager believed to be connected to the death of an eight-year-old child. The teenager has been located and is being "medically evaluated," according to Richmond Police. Originally police were told the person who assaulted the eight-year-old boy and his 12-year-old sister was an "adult white male with scraggly facial hair."
MSNBC Host Melissa Harris-Perry: All Your Kids Belong To Us
Mark Finkelstein noted how MSNBC's Melissa Harris-Perry considers the unborn child a "thing" which takes a "lot of money" to "turn into a human," costing thousands of dollars to care for each year of his/her life.
Laverne Cox Talks to TIME About Transgender Movement
Bullied and harassed for appearing feminine while growing up in Mobile, Ala., Cox eventually came out as transgender while living in New York City and took up acting. Now a star on the Netflix drama Orange Is the New Black, she has emerged as a public leader of the trans movement, using her increasingly prominent perch to make the case for equal rights and touring the country giving a stump speech titled “Ain’t I A Woman?” When Cox says it, that refrain is not a question.
A man in Cheektowaga, New York, recorded footage of a racist altercation between him and a woman in a parking lot outside of a store. The fight allegedly starts after the man started his vehicle in front of the woman's kids, and according to her, it scared them.
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.