RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Homicide

A collection of news and information related to Homicide published by this site and its partners.

Top Homicide Articles

Displaying items 56-66
  • Hampton man sentenced to 23 years in prison for 2012 homicide

    Hampton man sentenced to 23 years in prison for 2012 homicide
    HAMPTON — On the day Bartholomew Kyle Robinson planned to attend his son's baby shower he was dragged out of a car, pistol whipped, shot and left to die on the pavement. "I feel like he was executed. … I feel like it was very mean. How...
  • China executes eight on terrorism charges; all appear to be Uighurs

    China executes eight on terrorism charges; all appear to be Uighurs
    Eight people convicted of terrorism, including three accused of masterminding last October’s deadly vehicle explosion in Tiananmen Square, have been executed, China’s state-run media said Saturday. It was not clear exactly when or where...
  • Thousands march in New York City to protest police chokehold death

    Thousands march in New York City to protest police chokehold death
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Reverend Al Sharpton led thousands of chanting but peaceful activists in a march across Staten Island on Saturday to protest the death of Eric Garner, who died after New York City police put him in a banned chokehold last month....
  • Parents of Trayvon Martin will join Michael Brown's family for peace rally

    Parents of Trayvon Martin will join Michael Brown's family for peace rally
    As the world has watched violent protests in Ferguson, Mo. after a police officer fatally shot unarmed teenager Michael Brown, the parents of Trayvon Martin will join Brown's family at a peace rally this weekend. Sybrina Fulton and Tracy Martin, the...
  • Two rallies, one racial divide over Ferguson shooting

    FERGUSON Mo. (Reuters) - As the crow flies the two rallies held Saturday afternoon over the fatal shooting of an unarmed black teen by a white policeman were about 10 miles (16 km) apart, but the racial divide that separated them made that distance seem...
  • Amid Ferguson rage, council's lone black member keeps low profile

    Amid Ferguson rage, council's lone black member keeps low profile
    In many ways Dwayne James is a beacon of hope in Ferguson, which has been torn apart by racially charged riots. The only black councilman in a predominantly black town, James is widely respected even by political opponents and talked of as a candidate for...
  • Holder's Ferguson passion imperils justice

    Holder's Ferguson passion imperils justice
    Though I've known prosecutors to try their cases in front of television cameras, Attorney General Eric Holder's visit to embattled Ferguson, Mo., left me with an especially queasy feeling. Nearly six years ago, Patrick Fitzgerald, at the time U.S....
  • As Kenya fights terrorism, its tactics come under fire

    The 44-year-old Muslim cleric was driving with his family along a narrow highway on Kenya's coast when bullets shattered the car's windows and blood seeped through his white robes. Sheik Aboud Rogo Mohammed steered the car to the shoulder and...
  • Chicago 1919: A racial tinderbox

     Chicago 1919: A racial tinderbox
    Almost a century ago, the poet Carl Sandburg, who doubled as a Chicago newsman, searched for the underlying cause of a bloody race riot. In the wake of the current violence in Ferguson, Mo., his essential conclusion is worth reconsidering: The slums...
  • High-profile violent crimes downtown

    High-profile violent crimes downtown
      •On June 30, Jerry Smith Jr., a popular hip-hop DJ known as DJ Disco J.R., was stabbed to death at Tier Nightclub. Murder suspect Gavin Brown remains jailed. •On June 18, a man and woman were injured when they were shot in a parking lot...
  • Third man charged with killing of teen outside Grand Crossing recording studio

    Third man charged with killing of teen outside Grand Crossing recording studio
    A third man has been charged in the September 2013 killing of a 17-year-old boy outside of a Grand Crossing recording studio. Meiko Buchanan, 23, of the 600 block of West 60th Street, is charged with first-degree murder charge in the Sept. 26 fatal...