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Black UVA student bloodied during arrest: 'How could this happen?'

<b>(CNN) —</b> As he was lying facedown on the pavement, with blood flowing from his forehead, Martese Johnson says he had just one thought racing through his mind: "How could this happen?"<p>Many are now asking the same question.<p>Johnson, a black student at the University of Virginia, suffered injuries early …

Kentucky clerk's husband: 'They have illegally put my wife in jail' - The Washington Post

2:56<p>The unanswered questions after Trump's immigration executive order<p>5:15<p>Is the news stressing you out? Tips for dealing with news related anxiety<p>1:17<p>Border Patrol official: ‘Zero tolerance will stay in effect’<p>2:59<p>The Trump administration’s wildly contradictory statements on family …

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Veteran Lives ‘Off The Grid,’ Gets Threatened With Arrest For Trespassing

Louisville Cop Guns Down African Immigrant Wielding a Flagpole

Thirty-five-year-old Deng Manyoun didn’t speak English—but he did swing at a Kentucky patrolman with a 7-foot pole, with its ‘Open’ flag attached. He …

Video of Chicago cop opening fire on a car full of unarmed black teens is "disturbing on a whole new level"

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Watch: Chicago Cop Probed After Video Shows Him Ambushing Black Teens in Car - the Root

But retired juvenile court Judge Andrew Berman, who heard the criminal case, saw the video, made a copy and provided it to the Chicago Reporter. …

The FBI is investigating the death of a black woman in police custody after she was pulled over for failing to use her turn signal

Now, the FBI is investigating her death, USA Today and other outlets reported.<p>Bland ended up in police custody after a routine traffic stop during which she was arrested on charges of assault on a public servant after she became "argumentative and uncooperative," according to a DPS statement.<p>An …

Police Chief Covered Up Rapes, Referred To Victims As 'Whores': Lawsuit

A police chief in a small island village in Ohio looked the other way when one of his officers used "roofies" to drug and rape two female cadets, then threatened the victims and covered up the crime, two federal lawsuits allege.<p>The alleged crimes are 12 years old and haven't been prosecuted, but …

Lawsuit: Alabama Cops Tasered, Bound and Gagged Teen Girl Having Seizure

A recently filed federal lawsuit has accused police officers in Alabama of tasering a 16-year-old girl multiple times, binding and gagging her and …

How the Supreme Court Made It Legal for Cops to Pull You Over for Pretty Much Anything

From having an air freshener on your rearview mirror to driving through a yellow light, it's terrifyingly easy to get convicted for a crime after being pulled over for something that is actually not illegal.<p><i>This story was co-published with the Marshall Project.</i><p>Legal principles can be complicated, …

California Bans Use Of Grand Juries In Police Shooting Cases

The panels will no longer decide whether law enforcement should face criminal charges in use-of-force cases.<p>California will no longer use grand juries in cases involving police shootings of civilians after Gov. Jerry Brown (D) signed a bill Tuesday banning the secret deliberations.<p>SB 227, authored …

Straight Outta Ferguson

Walking out of the screening, you could tell that some of the members of the audience had seen different movies.<p>In front of me, two young African American teens were in deep conversation. "Yeah, the NWA stuff was serious," said one of the young men. "Agreed -- I have to say, I didn't get the whole …

Man arrested for single Viagra pill sues Brooklyn police officer for humiliation

Viagra is not a controlled substance but that didn't stop Brooklyn police offficer David Esparragoza from arresting Earl McLeod, 33, for possession …

Drug War Enables Police Roadside Sexual Assault

It's a story so awful that even though my job involves constantly reading news about drug war atrocities, I avoided this one for days.<p>Charnesia Corley has come forward about an incident that happened to her in June. The 21-yr-old black woman from Houston, Texas was driving in her car one evening, …

White people aren’t the enemy: Why social justice demands a rainbow coalition of minorities & poor whites

Black Lives Matter rightly spotlights racial injustices. But let’s not pretend whites are living on Easy Street<p>On average, whites are far better off than blacks. But the problem with averages is that they often conceal radically uneven distribution of the phenomena in question. This is certainly …

San Francisco 49ers: Biggest Storylines Ahead of Training Camp

Training camp for the San Francisco 49ers begins on Friday, when players report, and when practice begins on Saturday, finally, football will begin again—at least the football-like substance that is training camp reports and preseason games.<p>An offseason filled with departures and pondering the …

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Peyton Manning Expects to Play for Denver Broncos Next Season

Peyton Manning isn't going anywhere anytime soon. The Denver Broncos quarterback said Wednesday that he doesn't envision retiring before his current contract runs out.<p>Via Mike Klis of <i>The Denver Post</i>, Manning told reporters he expects to be back with the Broncos in 2015:<p>I certainly plan on being …

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Peyton Manning intends to return for 18th season in 2015

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) -- NFL fans and fantasy football owners debating Peyton Manning's prowess and problems can continue that discussion well into …

5 Keys for a Successful Playoff Chase for the San Francisco 49ers

The San Francisco 49ers come off the bye in the thick of the NFC playoff race but will need to make some improvements in order to ensure they seal a fourth straight postseason berth.<p>At 4-3 the Niners have performed well for most of the campaign. However, a number of failings in key areas have kept …

Balanced Offense Is Key to a 49ers' Victory over Rams in Week 9

The bye week has concluded, much-needed rest has been granted and the San Francisco 49ers are preparing themselves for a critical Week 9 matchup against the St. Louis Rams on Sunday, November 2 at Levi's Stadium.<p>San Francisco pulled away with a 31-17 victory the last time these two teams met. That …

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NFL Power Rankings Week 5: Updated 2014 Analysis Before Thursday Night Football

Although there is still a lot of football to be played, the quarter mark of the NFL season is one of the first chances to really evaluate teams.<p>We are now able to get a better perspective on teams that got off to a poor start but have turned things around (Indianapolis Colts) or squads that started …

Why 49ers Made Right Decision Going with Colin Kaepernick over Alex Smith

It's been nearly two years since Colin Kaepernick took the San Francisco 49ers' starting quarterback position from Alex Smith.<p>OK, maybe the better word is "stole."<p>Smith had won 19 of 24 regular-season games before suffering an injury against the St. Louis Rams in Week 10 of the 2012 season. Kap …

Washburn back gets second chance after prison; would it happen in D-I?

Washburn's Vershon Moore gets a second chance after bank robbery and may break his D-II school's rushing record. Would a D-I player making a similar …

Tom Ford: What I've Learned

How to keep your skin looking young, the secret benefits of dark glasses, and how to welcome a lady back to the dinner table<p><i>Iconic menswear designer Tom Ford turns 53 today. Below, reprinted with permission, is an interview that Ford gave to Esquire UK in 2013</i>.<p><b>I love the title</b>. "What I've Learned." …