| Apr 11, 2012
| 12:00 PM
Can someone explain to me why the beating of a white man outside Courthouse East by a group of black men is not a hate crime? ("Bealefeld: Downtown beating caught on tape not a hate crime," April 10.) If the victim was black and beaten at the hands of a...
| Apr 11, 2012
| 4:53 PM
The Rev. Jamal-Harrison Bryant, pastor of a Baltimore mega-church, stood on stage with Trayvon Martin's family, attorneys and Al Sharpton on Tuesday evening in a nationally televised news conference after a Florida special prosecutor announced that George...
| Apr 12, 2012
| 7:26 PM
Después de ocultarse durante varias semanas, George Zimmerman compareció ante una corte el jueves para responder por la muerte de Trayvon Martin, de 17 años y los fiscales esbozaron su argumento principal: de que el vigilante voluntario siguió y...
| Apr 14, 2012
| 5:59 PM
Act I may be over. George Zimmerman is charged with second-degree murder. And Trayvon Martin's parents thanked prosecutors for holding him accountable for their son's death.
But we're still a long way from the final scene of this tragedy. There are legal...
| Jan 25, 2012
A public viewing will be held Friday in Inglewood for R&B great Etta James, who died last week at the age of 73, a family representative said.
The viewing will be from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. in the Manchester Chapel at Inglewood Cemetery Mortuary, 3801 W....
| Jun 14, 2011
| 3:58 PM
Crisply marching drill teams of youths launched the National Baptist Congress today, a conference with three days of music, sacred dance and seminars.
The 105th annual Congress, meeting at the Broward Convention Center and the nearby Hilton Fort...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 12:26 PM
MSNBC commentator Rev. Al Sharpton cut a web video supporting same-sex marriage legislation in Maryland and hosted MD Gov. Martin O'Malley on his cable show this evening to talk about the issue.
Sharpton says in his video: "As a Baptist minister, I don'...
| Feb 8, 2012
| 4:58 PM
Eight Maryland religious leaders make a pitch for same-sex marriage in a web video released today by Marylanders for Marriage Equality, the latest in a series put out by the advocacy group.
Leaders include Rev. Stephen Anderson of the Pilgrim United...
| Feb 12, 2012
| 7:18 PM
Los investigadores luchaban por determinar qué fue lo que hizo que muriera Whitney Houston, mientras los astros más importantes de la industria musical acudieron a la ceremonia de los premios Grammy: una mezcla de ceremonia fúnebre y celebración.
| Jul 2, 2011
Jean Harris, a feisty advocate for gay and lesbian rights and longtime Democratic Party activist who helped elect openly gay candidates in California, has died. She was 66.
Harris, who had a number of serious health problems, was found June 25 in her...
| Jul 12, 2011
| 3:08 PM
The problem with preachers is that they preach.
Their strength is their stories.
Parrish Smith remembers how one put him to sleep and the other kept him awake. Now he introduces viewers to the difference in a new documentary trilogy, "The Scroll:...