| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 5:39 PM
The mother of a teenager who was slain at a Jacksonville gas station after he and his friends refused to turn down their music will be among the panelists at a briefing in Orlando about "Stand Your Ground" laws.
Jordan Davis' mother, Lucia McBath,...
| Jul 13, 2014
| 12:51 PM
Perry Thurston put in an appearance on the Rev. Al Sharpton's MSNBC show on Friday to discuss the one-year anniversary of the verdict in the George Zimmerman-Trayvon Martin case.
Thurston, a Broward state representative and criminal defense lawyer, is a...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 1:13 PM
Eric H. Holder Jr. is stepping down as the nation's 82nd attorney general after more than five tumultuous years. He leaves a legacy that will be praised by liberals and excoriated by conservatives. Here are some of the key points and issues of the...