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.
Sharpton: Dallas Killings Despicable, Prosecute 'Bad' CopsThe killings of five police officers during a protest march in Dallas decrying the shooting deaths of two men in Louisiana and Minnesota was a "horrific, despicable" act, the Rev. Al Sharpton said Saturday, but also argued that police officers need to be prosecuted when they are involved in the deaths of innocent people.
Top Ten Stories Of 2014The disappearance of a plane carrying hundreds, the fall of an iconic comedian, and the rise of a brutal terror group are just some of the biggest news stories of the year. Here are CBS Local's top ten news stories of 2014.
Police Demonstrations Inspire New Protest SongsThe killings of Eric Garner and Michael Brown have inspired a musical outpouring perhaps unseen in the U.S. since "We Shall Overcome" became a civil-rights standard in the 1960s.
Jerry Jones: Attention Breeds Responsibility On Social IssuesProfessional athletes have begun taking on a more visible role in protesting social issues, most recently related to police violence in the deaths of Michael Brown and Eric Garner.
100+ "This Stops Today" Protesters Rally Again In DallasNorth Texas residents joined people across the country and participated in a second night of "This Stops Today" rallies, in response to the Eric Garner and Michael Brown grand jury decisions.
Dallas Protests In Response To Garner DeathProtesters blocked traffic in several cities on Thursday night, including Dallas, during a second night of demonstrations over the death of Eric Garner.
Hundreds Hit Dallas Streets To Protest NYC Chokehold DeathHundreds of North Texans took to the streets to show their outrage over a grand jury decision not to indict a New York City police officer for an apparent chokehold death.
NYPD Chokehold Death Prompts Protest In DallasOnce upon a time, Dominique Alexander of Dallas considered ‘civil rights’ a collection of grainy, black and white images of our nation’s past. But now, the new father says the crisis of police brutality is ushering in a new era.