Heated Exchanges As Texas Lawmakers Discuss New Sandra Bland Cellphone VideoThere were heated exchanges Friday as Texas authorities discussed why cellphone video Sandra Bland took during a controversial traffic stop in 2015 was never made public.
Cellphone Video Shot By Sandra Bland Shows Portion Of 2015 Texas Traffic StopCellphone video recorded by Sandra Bland shows for the first time her perspective as a white state trooper draws his stun gun and points it at her.
Charlottesville Anniversary: Peaceful Protests, Few ArrestsEvents held in both Charlottesville and Washington were part of a day of speeches, vigils and marches marking a year since one of the largest gatherings of white nationalists and other far-right extremists in a decade.
Serena Williams Champions Issues Both On & Off The Tennis CourtMoments after Serena Williams won her seventh Wimbledon title, she proudly raised her fist in a black power salute. "What caused me to speak out? Just life," Williams said. "That's just who I am.
Erica Garner Dies; Fought Police Brutality After Dad's DeathThe daughter of key Black Lives Matter figure Eric Garner died Saturday after a weeklong hospital stay following a heart attack.
Former South Carolina Cop Gets 20 Years In Prison For Fatal ShootingA former South Carolina officer was sentenced to 20 years in prison on Thursday for fatally shooting an unarmed motorist
Frisco ISD Won't Punish Football Players Who Protest National AnthemThe Frisco School District has told coaches not to stop any athletes who decide to take a knee before the National Anthem this weekend.
Immigrants Plan May Day Rallies Buoyed By Trump OppositionImmigrant groups and their allies have plans for marches, rallies and protests in cities nationwide next week to mark May Day, saying there's renewed momentum to fight back against Trump administration policies.
Sandra Bland's Mom Returns To Texas To Urge Police ReformsThe mother of a black woman who died in a jail near Houston following a confrontational traffic stop returned to Texas to back a police reform bill named after her daughter that influential law enforcement groups are fighting.
Kendall Jenner's Pepsi Ad Prompts Online BacklashModel and Kardashian clan member Kendall Jenner's turn as a Pepsi-wielding protester has some on social media decrying the imagery as appropriation of the Black Lives Matter movement.
Officer Charged In Shooting That Was Streamed On FacebookProsecutors say that when Philando Castile was pulled over, he calmly told the officer he had a gun and was licensed to carry it. Moments later, the officer fired shots, and a bleeding Castile's last words were: "I wasn't reaching for it."
Activists Split As Clinton Pushes For Black MillennialsA growing number of black millennials who were initially skeptical of Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton now support her. But other activists are still not convinced that she will address their priorities.
Fish Column: Kaep Vs. Ditka - Which American Is Right? Both Of ThemNobody in radio gets big guests to say big things better than “Shan & RJ’’ on 105.3 The Fan, and it happened again this week when they asked iconic tough guy Mike Ditka for his thoughts on Colin Kaepernick’s kneeling civil-rights protests during the National Anthem.
Dallas Faith Leader Prays for CharlotteRev. Dr. Sheron Patterson has spent the past 25 years calling Dallas home. She serves as Communications Director for the Methodist Church of North Texas.
Service, Silence To Mark Anniversary Of Michael Brown DeathThe two-year anniversary of Michael Brown's fatal shooting by an officer will be marked with a memorial service and a moment of silence on the Ferguson street where he died.