| Jun 7, 2014
| 7:52 PM
A year ago Tuesday the first of several hundred Seminole County residents were summoned to the Sanford courthouse for jury selection.
A half-dozen of them ultimately would decide whether former Neighborhood Watch volunteer George Zimmerman was a...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 1:02 PM
A production of David Mamet's 2009 play "Race" and a new version of Culture Clash's "Chavez Ravine" are among the highlights of the Kirk Douglas Theatre's 2014-15 season, which was announced Tuesday by Center Theatre Group.
The season will feature two...
| May 29, 2014
| 7:07 AM
A California high school teacher donned a gray hoodie and posed with a bag of Skittles in his yearbook photo in what was meant to be a tribute to slain Florida teen Trayvon Martin, according to KTVU.
In the Brentwood Heritage High School's yearbook...
| May 30, 2014
| 1:40 PM
Rachel Jeantel, the young woman who was on the phone with Trayvon Martin in the moments before his fatal encounter with George Zimmerman, fulfilled a promise she made to the slain 17-year-old by getting her high school diploma on Friday, according to a...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 2:07 PM
The 2014-15 theater season from Beth Marshall Presents is headlined by a yearlong collaborative effort exploring the killing of Trayvon Martin and how it relates to society.
Trayvon, a black 17-year-old, was shot dead by George Zimmerman, of white and...
| May 3, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Every few months, some ordinary person arises from the undifferentiated swarm of Americans and is turned into the poster boy or the poster girl of some political battle du jour.
This time it's been Cliven Bundy, the Nevada rancher who's a scofflaw and...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 5:58 PM
George Zimmerman's parents are picking a court fight with Roseanne Barr.
The entertainer admitted in a court filing this week that she had posted the address of Robert and Gladys Zimmerman on Twitter during the heated controversy over whether their...
| Apr 26, 2014
| 2:55 PM
One of the earliest public responses by a Clippers player following racist comments allegedly made by team owner Donald Sterling didn’t involve a single word.
Clippers center DeAndre Jordan posted a picture to his Instagram account Saturday morning...
| May 22, 2014
| 10:48 PM
The parents of George Zimmerman want comedienne Roseanne Barr to pay them $750,000 because she posted their address on Twitter, according to federal court records.
The overwhelming majority of their claim - $600,000 - is for emotional harm, according to...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 1:28 PM
A German exchange student was shot to death in a Montana garage on Sunday, again raising questions about the touchy legal issue of self-defense.
Self-defense became a fiercely debated political issue after George Zimmerman was acquitted of murder last...
| May 21, 2014
| 9:00 AM
I strongly disagree with your account on Ben Jealous' legacy as NAACP president, as well as with your reporter's poll of "civil rights leaders" called to vouch for the pick of Cornell William Brooks as Mr. Jealous' successor ("Attorney Cornell Brooks to...