| Jun 27, 2014
| 8:14 AM
Florida Memorial University in Miami Gardens is the new home for the Trayvon Martin Foundation.
The historically black university hosted a ceremony Thursday that included about 100 people, including local politicians, state representatives and Trayvon's...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 2:52 PM
NEWPORT NEWS — Newport News Police Chief Richard Myers was one of four police chiefs to recently travel to Ferguson, Mo., to advise leaders there on how to handle the aftermath of the Michael Brown shooting.
Myers and the three other police chiefs...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 1:20 PM
— Attorney General Eric Holder's resignation is bad news for President Barack Obama's racial justice legacy. Obama has done little to address race during his presidency, beyond the actions of his Justice Department. With Holder's exit, that track...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 8:20 AM
George Sheldon and Perry Thurston are so civil toward one another — publicly, at least — that they embraced after pitching themselves in back-to-back appearances before a group of Democratic activists in Plantation.
The two Democrats are...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 7:30 AM
Five things for today in Orlando and Central Florida: lots of comic book stores; lots of rain; George Zimmerman profile; and more.
1. Central Florida has a good number of comic book stores and another, Gods & Monsters, is set to open at Artegon...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 3:35 PM
In an in-depth interview in GQ, George Zimmerman's brother discloses that his family wanted to "rebrand" the former Neighborhood Watch volunteer after his murder acquittal and make him the star of a reality TV show.
"I learned a lot from watching...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 2:31 PM
When we look back on what happened in Ferguson, Mo., during the summer of 2014, it will be easy to think of it as yet one more episode of black rage ignited by yet another police killing of an unarmed African-American male.
But that has it precisely...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 12:33 PM
A federal grand jury will meet in downtown Orlando Wednesday to hear testimony about whether Trayvon Martin's civil rights were violated when Neighborhood Watch volunteer George Zimmerman shot him in the chest, according to court paperwork.
| Sep 28, 2014
| 5:23 PM
With the parents of Michael Brown in his congregation, the pastor of a North Baltimore AME church announced an initiative Sunday aimed at educating people about what they can and cannot do — and perhaps more importantly, should and should not do...
| Sep 28, 2014
| 9:23 AM
John Goodman's upcoming DUI manslaughter retrial may cost the public about $65,000 in jury sequestering expenses, including meals, hotel nights, laundry and entertainment, according to an estimate released last week.
Palm Beach County Clerk & Comptroller...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 3:49 PM
I don't know.
That's my answer to the question posed in the headline.
I haven't seen all the evidence, haven't listened to the various witness statements and Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson's statement, haven't seen any medical reports or...