| Nov 22, 2014
| 9:31 PM
ST. LOUIS — One morning late last month, a St. Louis courtroom filled up with prosecutors, lawyers and press who wondered if they'd catch a glimpse of a vanished man.
The man, police officer Darren Wilson, hadn't been seen in public since Aug. 9,...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 8:34 PM
While the Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division has been investigating the shooting of Michael Brown and the practices of the Ferguson Police Department, a different agency at Justice has been providing training to local police and assessing...
| 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...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 11:58 AM
Once George Zimmerman's vocal defender, Frank Taaffe said Wednesday that he wanted to "make amends" with the family of Trayvon Martin by testifying for a federal grand jury convened in downtown Orlando.
The grand jury is believed to be hearing testimony...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 1:40 PM
SANFORD – Jury selection is underway this afternoon for Anita Smithey, an Oviedo woman accused of murdering her estranged husband, a man she says she shot while he was raping her.
Smithey, 46, is charged with second-degree murder. She's accused of...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 1:55 PM
An Orlando federal grand jury was in session Wednesday but there was no indication during its morning session that it heard evidence in the George Zimmerman civil rights case.
A Department of Justice civil rights attorney from Washington, D.C., Mark...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 6:30 AM
Election hangover edition of five things for you today in Central Florida.
1. Governor Rick Scott won a second term as governor defeating Democratic candidate Charlie Crist. Scott said at his speech last night, "It's time to put all the division...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 6:50 PM
WASHINGTON Two Justice Department investigations related to the fatal shooting in Ferguson, Mo., of teenager Michael Brown remain open, separate from the state grand jury that announced Monday night it would not indict Police Officer Darren Wilson.
| Sep 29, 2014
| 4:47 PM
The trajectory of the bullets that killed an unarmed teen in a gas station dispute over loud rap music indicates that the victim could not have been in an aggressive pose, a forensic expert testified on Monday in a racially charged north Florida murder...
| 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 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...