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  • National Guard Ordered Onto Streets of Ferguson, Missouri

    08/18/2014 12:17:02 AM PDT · by TigerClaws · 229 replies
    Missouri's governor ordered the National Guard onto the streets of Ferguson early Monday after another night of violence following the shooting by police of an unarmed black teen. "Tonight, a day of hope, prayers, and peaceful protests was marred by the violent criminal acts of an organized and growing number of individuals, many from outside the community and state, whose actions are putting the residents and businesses of Ferguson at risk," Gov. Jay Nixon said in a statement. "Given these deliberate, coordinated and intensifying violent attacks on lives and property in Ferguson, I am directing the highly capable men and...
  • Obama: Remember Michael Brown Through Reflection, Understanding

    08/12/2014 1:38:01 PM PDT · by maggief · 33 replies
    CBS KMOX ^ | August 12, 2014
    ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - President Obama has issued the following statement on the fatal shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown last weekend in Ferguson. “The death of Michael Brown is heartbreaking, and Michelle and I send our deepest condolences to his family and his community at this very difficult time. As Attorney General Holder has indicated, the Department of Justice is investigating the situation along with local officials, and they will continue to direct resources to the case as needed.
  • BREAKING: Reports of active shooter at high school near Portland (Oregon)

    06/10/2014 8:54:02 AM PDT · by aimhigh · 136 replies
    Q13Fox.com ^ | 06/10/2014 | Q13 Fox News Staff
    There were multiple reports of an active shooter around 8:30 a.m. at a high school in Troutdale, Oregon.
  • Concerns Over Police Brutality After a Bronx Arrest Goes Awry (Rev. Sharpton Defends Knockout Gamer)

    05/26/2014 8:38:34 AM PDT · by equalator · 51 replies
    NY Times ^ | 5-24-2014 | MICHAEL SCHWIRTZ
    Authorities said that Javier and his friend, who was not identified, were walking in the vicinity of East 189th Street and Arthur Avenue in the west Bronx when they saw the 49-year-old man and asked for a cigarette. The man later told investigators that when he refused and turned to walk away, one of the boys punched him in the head and another hit him with a backpack before running off. He suffered minor injuries. Then, officials and witnesses said, the sergeant grabbed Javier and pushed him hard against the window of the hookah store, shattering the glass and badly...
  • Mavericks owner Mark Cuban offers apology to Trayvon Martin's family...

    05/22/2014 5:40:03 PM PDT · by SoFloFreeper · 38 replies
    NY Daily News ^ | 5/22/14 | BERNIE AUGUSTINE
    Speaking about the Donald Sterling scandal with the Clippers, and how the country has evolved in terms of race relations, Cuban touched on a hot topic when he said, 'We’re all prejudice in one way or another. If I see a black kid in a hoodie, and it’s late at night, I’m walking to the other side of the street.' ...."In hindsight I should have used different examples. I didn't consider the Trayvon Martin family, and I apologize to them for that. Beyond apologizing to the Martin family, I stand by the words and the substance of the interview,"
  • Family of Dead Armed Robber Speaks Out Against CCP Holder Who Shot Him & Calls For Stricter Gun Laws

    05/07/2014 3:16:38 PM PDT · by Drew68 · 96 replies
    Guns Saves Lives ^ | 03 May 14 | Dan Cannon
    The family of an armed robber is speaking out after surveillance video was released of their family member committing an armed robbery. On the video Dante Williams is clearly seen entering a South Carolina Waffle House, pointing a gun at employees and customers and attempting to rob the restaurant. Justin Harrison was eating at the bar. Harrison, a concealed carry permit holder, was armed. He waited for an opportunity, shot Williams, and attempted to detain the second suspect. The family of Williams says that Harrison didn’t need to shoot and shouldn’t have felt threatened. They want to change South Carolina’s...
  • Teen punk accused of killing Indiana dad-to-be smirks, laughs his way into courtroom

    04/12/2014 6:20:56 AM PDT · by heartwood · 88 replies
    NY Daily News ^ | 4/10/2014 | Joe Kemp
    A 16-year-old punk accused of killing an Indiana man during an apparent robbery smirked and laughed in front of a pack of news cameras as he walked into a courtroom on Thursday. The hard-hearted teen, Simeon Adams, joked with another inmate as he was led before a judge at a Marion County courthouse to face a slew of charges in the senseless murder of Nathan Trapuzzano on April 1. Prosecutors say Adams put a gun to Trapuzzano, 24 — who was expecting a daughter next month with his newlywed bride — and ordered him behind a tire store in Indianapolis,...
  • ANOTHER Horrific & Senseless Black-on-White Beating – Boy’s Nose Dangles From Face (Video)

    03/30/2014 12:50:02 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 51 replies
    The Gateway Pundit ^ | March 30, 2014 | Jim Hoft
    David Egan, a 16 year-old from Parkview High School in Lilburn, Georgia was beaten so badly in the locker room that his nose was dangling from his face. The Blaze reported: It was all over a pair of missing tennis shoes. David Egan, 16, was confronted by another 16-year-old male student in their high school locker room apparently over the missing shoes — and then Egan was beaten so severely by the unnamed student that he needed reconstructive surgery to reattach his nose to his skull. The brutal assault was captured by other students and posted on the internet. (VIDEO-AT-LINK)The...
  • Mother of Houston teen allegedly shot by girlfriend’s dad wants murder charges

    The father who police said fatally shot a 17-year-old boy in his daughter's bedroom should be charged with murder, the victim's distraught mother says. Johran McCormick's mother said she can't believe her son was killed while sneaking around with the 16-year–old girl he was apparently dating, the Houston Chronicle reported Saturday. Zakia McCormick also can't understand why the man accused of firing the fatal shot Thursday is not behind bars.
  • New Orleans Musician in Coma After Suspected Knock-Out Game Attack (Video)

    01/22/2014 9:12:27 AM PST · by Hojczyk · 43 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | January 22, 2014 | Jim Hoft
    Two suspects wanted for French Quarter beating Police released surveillance video of two suspects wanted in connection with the beating of a man in the 800 block of Conti Street. view full article The musician, Doug Potter, is now in an induced coma. WWLTV reported: A well-known New Orleans musician is hospitalized and unconscious after being jumped in the French Quarter. Doug Potter’s family and friends believe he may have been a target of the “knockout” game. “Always here when we needed him. Really nice man,” said Chef Rick Tyler of Cafe Beignet. Steamboat Willie and his New Orleans Jazz...
  • NYPD arrests man in a possible 'knockout' attack in lower Manhattan

    01/17/2014 11:45:26 AM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 40 replies
    The New York Daily News ^ | January 16, 2014 | Rocco Parascandola
    A 24-year-old man punched a man in the nose in a possible “knockout” attack in lower Manhattan Wednesday, and was caught minutes later, police said. Laval Woods of Harlem is charged with felony assault in the 2 p.m. incident for allegedly sneaking up behind the victim, who is 74, on Fulton St. and hitting him. A bystander saved the victim from hitting the ground, said witness Misha Erwitt. PHOTO EXCLUSIVE: Laval Woods of Harlem is arrested for punching a man in the nose at about 2 p.m. in Lower Manhattan.
  • Police warn of multiple, random attacks in downtown Denver early New Year's Day (article and video)

    01/06/2014 10:31:53 PM PST · by beaversmom · 24 replies
    7 News the Denver Channel ^ | January 6, 2014 | Molly Hendrickson
    DENVER - Police are warning the public after three separate, random attacks occurred within 45 minutes in downtown Denver early New Year's Day. Police said a total of four people were assaulted. In each incident, the victims were knocked down or knocked out by groups of black males, police said. One victim described a blitz attack where the assailants appeared out of nowhere, striking without warning. "It was just like that," Nick Lloyd told 7NEWS reporter Molly Hendrickson. "I didn't see anybody. I didn't hear anything. Nobody said anything to me." Lloyd said he was waiting for a ride with...
  • Family of thieves: The moment mother, father and their SEVEN children descended on Toy R Us

    11/15/2013 1:50:02 PM PST · by matt04 · 89 replies
    A family of thieves targeted a Toy R Us store in South Florida with children playing a role in the brazen theft. A mother, father and their seven kids all descended upon the store in Boca Raton, but it wasn't to pick out holiday gifts, but rather steal from the store. Cameras caught the family of nine, which included kids between the ages of three and 13, making off with a couple of gadgets. Upon entering the store, the group made their way over towards the electronics section where the tablets were on display. According to investigators, the children appeared...
  • Teen admits stabbing man to death - 'had hard day' & 'wanted to kill first person he saw'

    08/31/2013 5:19:19 AM PDT · by Altura Ct. · 46 replies
    The Blaze ^ | 8/30/2013
    Police in Clearwater, Fla., on Thursday announced the arrest of a 16-year-old suspected of stabbing a man to death because he “had a hard day” and “just wanted to kill the first person he saw,” WFTS-TV reports. Mychal King admitted to killing 22-year-old Jason Taylor Paul for no reason on the night of January 6, according to police. Paul was stabbed multiple times while riding his bike home from work. Clearwater police Chief Anthony Holloway said there was no robbery and no drugs involved in the incident. “This was a very senseless crime,” he added. Paul’s mother, Renee Langfritz, described...
  • AFTERBURNER w/ BILL WHITTLE: The Lynching [repost per request]

    08/16/2013 8:59:36 AM PDT · by Jim Robinson · 3 replies
    youtube video ^ | 7/19/2013 | PJ Media
    Bill Whittle examines the death of Trayvon Martin and trial of George Zimmerman. Is the acquittal of Zimmerman one of the great civil rights injustices of our time? Find out. Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ebu6Yvzs4Ls
  • Man accused of trying to rob Central Austin ThunderCloud (sub sandwich shop)

    08/14/2013 4:01:28 PM PDT · by cweese · 13 replies
    KVUE.com ^ | August 14, 2013 | KVUE News
    Posted on August 14, 2013 at 5:26 PM AUSTIN -- Austin police arrested a man accused of trying to rob a ThunderCloud Subs with a rock. Elton Taylor, 50, is charged with aggravated robbery with a deadly weapon. Police say it happened Monday night at the restaurant on Guadalupe near 32nd Street. Employees say Taylor threw a rock at the window outside then walked in and demanded money. Workers ran out the back door and called police. Officers found Taylor inside. Taylor told police he was feeling homicidal. He's now in jail on a $60,000 bond.
  • Craigslist robbery ends with victim turning the tables on crook

    08/03/2013 9:59:22 PM PDT · by GrandJediMasterYoda · 34 replies
    Liveleak ^ | 8/4/13 | Max Moore
    It happened Thursday night around 6:00 p.m. A man was trying to sell his iPhone and met the "buyer" at a local McDonald's parking lot. Investigators say that buyer ended up taking the phone from the seller and punching him in the face. The crook took off, but the seller went after him. "I just met up with an individual who was supposed to buy a phone from me. He assaulted me.. took the phone and ran... I chased him down," he told the 911 dispatcher. The Sterling Heights man who made that call says he ran after the crook...
  • Black man in hoodie stabs white girl 11 times

    08/03/2013 7:32:28 PM PDT · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 109 replies
    WND.com ^ | July 31, 2013 | WND-TV
    Police in New York City are trying to find a black man wearing a hoodie who is responsible for a horrific attack on a teenage white girl who was stabbed 11 times just steps from her front door. The knife-wielding maniac ambushed Natasha Martinez, 17, as she returned home from working her shift at a local McDonald’s restaurant. Hearing her daughter’s screams, Natasha’s mother, Wendy Martinez, came running outside — and the bloodthirsty attacker fled. “She came home from work, and her body was full of holes,” Wendy Martinez told the New York Daily News. “I was holding her because...
  • GEORGE ZIMMERMAN IS NOT GUILTY

    07/14/2013 9:40:39 AM PDT · by Jeff Head · 99 replies
    JEFFHEAD.COM ^ | July 14, 2013 | Jeff Head
    GEORGE ZIMMERMAN FOUND NOT GUILTY George Zimmerman found not guilty Here are my own feelings regarding this highly publicized trial, which I followed the trial closely...each day. The jury clearly looked at the evidence, which was overwhelming for the defense and Zimmerman. Zimmerman's nose was broken and his face was bruised and bloodied after the confrontation. He had cuts and bruises on the back of his head. He had grass stains on the back of his shirt and pants. Treyvon had no injuries from the fight, except the gunshot wound. There were scrapes on his knuckles. And he had grass...
  • What?The Only Reason To Find Prosecution Star Witness Rachel Jeantel Uncredible Would Be Racism

    07/12/2013 6:39:08 AM PDT · by massmike · 40 replies
    http://clashdaily.com/ ^ | 07/12/2013 | n/a
    On Thursday, prosecutor Bernie de la Rionda contended that the only reason to find prosecution star witness Rachel Jeantel uncredible would be racism. “I had a dream that today a witness would be judged not on the color of her personality but the content of her testimony,” de la Rionda said. Jeantel infamously testified that she did not believe that use of the word “cracker” was racist in any way.
  • Ruling made over firefighter'sTrayon Martin Facebook post [Union wins over Urban Agitators]

    04/25/2013 3:49:14 AM PDT · by SoFloFreeper · 18 replies
    WPLG-TV ^ | 4/24/13
    An arbitrator on Wednesday ruled in favor of a former Miami-Dade County Fire Rescue captain who was demoted after he posted comments to Facebook about Trayvon Martin following the teenager's shooting death. Brian Beckmann was demoted in May 2012 after posting: "I and my co-workers could rewrite the book on whether our urban youths are victims of racist profiling or products of their failed, (expletive), ignorant, pathetic, welfare dependent excuses for parents." A blogger published the post, which sparked protest in Miami's African-American community.
  • St. Louis Teen Pleads Guilty in “Knock Out Game” Assault

    01/10/2013 9:34:16 AM PST · by george76 · 28 replies
    gateway ^ | January 10, 2013 | Jim Hoft
    Kwame J. Thomas, of St. Louis, pleaded guilty on Jan. 8, 2013, in a 2011 “knockout game” attack on a man in St. Louis. ... In April 2011 an elderly man was attacked by a mob of black youths playing “the knock out game” while walking home from the grocery store with his wife. They killed him. In June 2011 a group of black youths beat a gay man bloody playing “the knock out game.” In August 2011 black teen mobs targeted St. Louis cyclists in the knock out game. In September 2011, a 73-year-old man was knocked unconscious just...
  • 4 Hofstra basketball players charged in burglaries

    12/01/2012 4:08:23 PM PST · by re_nortex · 40 replies
    Wall Street Journal ^ | Updated November 30, 2012, 11:44 a.m. ET | Associated Press
    Four Hofstra University basketball players were arrested on burglary charges stemming from dormitory room break-ins, police said Friday. Detectives said the players were charged in six burglaries that occurred between Oct. 4 and Nov. 5, but they suspect there have been numerous other thefts starting at the beginning of the semester.
  • SI cops’ killer eyed as too dumb for death

    11/13/2012 7:47:52 AM PST · by massmike · 15 replies
    nypost.com ^ | 11/13/2012 | MITCHEL MADDUX
    <p>They say he’s too dumb to die for his heinous crimes.</p> <p>A federal judge has scheduled a series of hearings later this month for testimony about whether a man convicted of the execution-style murder of two undercover NYPD officers is mentally competent to face the death penalty — again.</p>
  • Murdered: Miami Rapper Bizzle Shot 7 Times

    10/16/2012 7:02:06 AM PDT · by SoFloFreeper · 81 replies
    Hip Hop Morning ^ | October 16, 2012
    Sources are telling HipHopMorning that Miami rapper Bizzle aka who hit song was the "Lip Biting Animal" has been shot 7 times and pass away. Word is that he got shot in Miami at 770 NW 54th St. Check out picture and video from the crime scene below..
  • Judge Denies Bail for Trayvon Washington

    08/17/2012 1:22:32 PM PDT · by mrsmel · 18 replies
    WTVY.com ^ | July 12, 2012 | Reporter: Brendan Kirby, Press-Register
    MOBILE, Alabama — A Mobile County judge this morning denied bail for a teenager accused of killing Wendy Fisher on the street outside her home on Racine Avenue in west Mobile. That means that Trayon Washington, 17, will be jailed pending trial on a murder charge. For now, Washington is charged with murder, but Mobile County District Attorney Ashley Rich said it could be upgraded to capital murder depending on the circumstances. “The investigation is continuing,” she said. Under state law, murder can be a capital offense if it occurs in or from a vehicle. Witnesses have said one of...
  • Trayvon Martin had drugs in his system the night he was shot, autopsy finds

    05/17/2012 5:37:13 PM PDT · by grundle · 70 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | May 17, 2012
    Trayvon Martin had drugs in his system the night he was shot and killed, a medical report has revealed. The autopsy on the 17-year-old showed traces of THC, which is found in marijuana, in the teenager's blood and urine.
  • Man Beaten By Mob, In Critical Condition (one of them said "Now thats justice for Trayvon.")

    04/23/2012 5:33:25 PM PDT · by Free ThinkerNY · 245 replies
    wkrg.com ^ | April 23, 2012 | WKRG Staff
    MOBILE, Alabama -- Mobile police need your help to catch a mob that beat Matthew Owens so badly that he's in critical condition. According to police, Owens fussed at some kids playing basketball in the middle of Delmar Drive about 8:30 Saturday night. They say the kids left and a group of adults returned, armed with everything but the kitchen sink. Police tell News 5 the suspects used chairs, pipes and paint cans to beat Owens. Owens' sister, Ashley Parker, saw the attack. "It was the scariest thing I have ever witnessed." Parker says 20 people, all African American, attacked...
  • Zimmerman neighbor on robberies by ‘young black men’ before Trayvon shooting: ‘If you plant corn,

    04/03/2012 12:06:59 PM PDT · by Free ThinkerNY · 76 replies
    Yahoo! News ^ | April 3, 2012 | Dylan Stableford
    George Zimmerman's Sanford, Fla., neighbor, said the neighborhood watchman protected his residence from a potential burglary several weeks before the shooting of Trayvon Martin. Frank Taaffe, a former neighborhood watch captain, told CNN that his house was in the process of being robbed on Feb. 2, but Zimmerman called Sanford police, who thwarted the robbery. "My house was being robbed, and George on his nightly rounds watched this burglary in progress, called Sanford P.D., waited for them, and helped ensure that nothing bad happened to my house," Taaffe said. "And it's documented in the 911 call for February 2. That...
  • Sarah Palin: I think the president’s comments on Trayvon Martin were orchestrated

    03/29/2012 1:24:59 PM PDT · by Third Person · 28 replies
    Hot Air ^ | 3-29-12 | Tina Korbe
    In an interview on Fox News, Sarah Palin said she thinks the president’s comments about Trayvon Martin were orchestrated, according to a report by Todd Starnes. She … called out President Obama – saying he should not have jumped into the growing outrage over the shooting. “I think it was orchestrated,” Palin said. “I’m going to get clobbered for even suggesting this, but it is what I believe.” The president addressed the shooting in the Rose Garden. “My main message is to the parents of Trayvon Martin. You know, if I had a son, he’d look like Trayvon,” Obama said....
  • Trayvon Martin's ten day suspension

    03/25/2012 9:35:41 PM PDT · by Kazan · 282 replies · 55+ views
    Charleston Conservative Examiner ^ | March 25, 2012 | Kyle Rogers
    A twitter message, allegedly sent by Trayvon's older brother, suggests Trayvon was suspended for assaulting a bus driver. Trayvon Martin was on a suspension from school when he was tragically shot last February 26th. His school, Dr. Micheal M. Krop Senoir High School, has not given any details. His family has also evaded the issue. According to the Kansas City Star, the length of the suspension was ten days. This suggests a very serious offense.