US prosecutors charged police officer who shot Rayshard Brooks in the back with felony murder, saying that the black man posed no threat when he was gunned down.
Harry H. Rogers, 36, was charged with assault and battery, malicious wounding and felony vandalism, the Henrico County police department said in statement on Monday.
The May 25 death of George Floyd - who had been accused of trying to buy cigarettes with a counterfeit bill - has ignited protests across the United States over systemic racism and police brutality.
Leaders in the US and Europe are weighing the risks and rewards of lifting Covid-19 restrictions knowing that a vaccine could take years to develop.
Facebook’s new oversight committee is built to take the mystery out of what is allowed on its platforms, and what isn’t.
A US-based civil rights group tells TRT World that the victim is a hero providing an essential service during this pandemic, and yet he was disrespected, attacked and humiliated as if he were a criminal.
The two women accuse Franco and two other men associated with his production company and bogus film school of sex discrimination, sexual harassment, fraud and other wrongdoing.
Jury takes only a matter of hours to convict Guyger, 31, after six days of testimony over the September 2018 death. Cheers erupted in the courthouse as the verdict was announced.
Supreme Court gives green light for administration to roll out new rules that would make it harder for Central American migrants to claim asylum in the US.
Israel takes pride in being democratic in an undemocratic region but is now looking to limit one of the very foundations of democratic societies.
The government said "expedited removal" by stripping court oversight would free up detention space and ease strains on immigration courts, which face a backlog of more than 900,000 cases.
Weinstein's spokeswoman, Juda Engelmayer, confirmed that she had retained Donna Rotunno and Damon Cheronis ahead of the scheduled criminal trial.
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