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...
Afghan Taliban leader Likely Killed in U.S. Strike
Afghan Taliban leader Mullah Akhtar Mansour was likely killed in a U.S. military drone strike in Pakistan authorized by U.S. President Barack Obama, a U.S. official says, speaking on condition of anonymity. Mana Rabiee reports. (Reuters)
Mina Justice's 30-year-old son Eddie texted her from the Pulse nightclub when the shooting occurred. He said he ran into a bathroom with other patrons to hide and told her to call police. He then texted her: "He's coming, I'm gonna die."
Officer Convicted of Assault for Pointing Gun at Civilian's Face
The police department released cellphone video of the incident, showing Santiago holding a gun to a man's head. Prince George's County police officer Jenchesky Santiago was convicted of assault and misconduct in office.
Nightmares, Trauma Follow Victims Of North Miami Police Shooting
Charles Kinsey, who was shot by Florida police even as he had his hands up and attempted to de-escalate a misunderstanding with his autistic client, says that his encounter still constantly plays in his head.
Libertarian presidential candidate Gary Johnson asked, "what is Aleppo?" on MSNBC's Morning Joe. He later acknowledged that he "blanked," and said that he does understand the Syrian city's significance. (CNN)
Texas Teen Girl Interview after Cops Crash Pool Party
15-year-old Dajerria Becton: 'Him getting fired is not enough' SHOCKING VIDEO: white police officer Patrol Supervisor Cpl. Eric Casebolt in McKinney takes down 15-year-old Dajerria Becton: He grabbed me, twisted my arm on my back and shoved me in the grass and started pulling the back of my braids, 'Him getting fired is not enough' in shocking video shows the officer manhandling, arresting and drawing his gun on a group of black children outside a pool party, according to news reports.
Meet the Vodou Priestess Summoning Healing Spirits in Post-Earthquake Haiti
Broadly teams up with Academy Award-winning director, Lucy Walker in search of healing in Haiti. We travel to the heart of Port-au-Prince, Haiti to join Priestess Manbo Katy as she summons the spirits to help heal her community. (Vice)
Brazilian Badminton Sways to Samba | The New York Times
The favela of Chacrinha in Rio de Janeiro is home to Brazil's first Olympic badminton player. His father, Sebastião Dias de Oliveira, explains how he introduced badminton to the community using samba. (The New York Times)
Elon James White of This Week in Blackness TV:"This was at 5:45 yesterday (8/13/14). The police had locked down Ferguson so we had to get in on foot..we cut across backyards to get inside the police line...there were children playing basketball and just folks on the street talking. But once we turned the corner of the block, thats when we hit the wall of police again but this time we were with the protestors. At a certain point as opposed to just containing the area they started marching to...