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  • New York: Muslim Accused of Plotting to Kill Troops

    06/02/2014 2:14:39 PM PDT · by PoloSec · 9 replies
    Atlas Shrugs ^ | June 2 2014 | Pamela Geller
    Jihad in America: Enemy in our Midst       “Elfgeeh frequently used Twitter to tweet and retweet messages expressing support for various terrorist groups and holy war, seeking donations to assist fighters in Syria, and praising al-Qaida as ‘our only savior,’ authorities said.” But remember: if you want mosques monitored and the Muslim community to work for reform, to teach against these ideas, you’re a racistIslamophobicantiMuslimbigot. “Yemeni Accused of Plotting to Kill Troops,” Associated Press, June 2, 2014: A New York business owner from Yemen plotted vengeance attacks against members of the U.S. military for American actions overseas and...
  • 16 Year Old Charged In Scranton Cab Driver’s Murder ("My homies die and white guy die.")

    05/27/2014 10:02:45 AM PDT · by heartwood · 55 replies
    WNEP 16 ^ | May 23, 2014 | Peggy Lee
    SCRANTON — A 16 year old is locked up on murder charges for the shooting death of a cab driver in Scranton. Aazis Richardson was arraigned Friday night on numerous felony charges for killing Vincent Darbenzio early Friday morning. Aazis Richardson is charged with murder in the first, second and third degrees. Police said Richardson was riding in Darbenzio’s cab when Richardson shot him because he felt the driver was trying to overcharge him. “What did you say to him when you guys were in the cab together?” Richardson was asked. “I didn’t say [expletive] to him, I just told...
  • 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,"
  • Maryland Teen Raped In High School During Class Hours

    05/08/2014 8:31:38 AM PDT · by massmike · 79 replies
    opposingviews.com ^ | 05/08/2014 | Dominic Kelly
    A 15-year-old student was raped in a high school hallway while class was in session, and now, the 17-year-old rapist is being charged as an adult. 17-year-old Jocori Marece Scarborough has been charged with first and second-degree rape, reckless endangerment, first and second-degree assault, molestation at a school, false imprisonment, and kidnapping following the brutal rape. According to reports, the incident happened at Parkside High School in Salisbury, Maryland earlier this week. The female victim was reportedly walking with Scarborough to class at 8:00 a.m. when he started coming on to her. Surveillance video caught the teen suddenly grab the...
  • Teacher fired 'after she ordered six students to attack 7th grade boy who spoke back to her'....

    04/15/2014 7:03:08 AM PDT · by Morgana · 46 replies
    mail online ^ | Zoe Szathmary
    FULL TITLE: Teacher fired 'after she ordered six students to attack 7th grade boy who spoke back to her' in shocking videotaped beat-down A Florida teacher was fired from her job last week after she allegedly encouraged six students to attack a classmate that spoke back to her. Teacher Dru Dehart was fired on Thursday night from her position at Port St. Lucie's Northport K-8 school by the St. Lucie County school board, WPTV reports. Dehart was accused last year of encouraging a March 2013 incident caught on surveillance video that showed six students attacking classmate Radravious Williams, WPBF reported...
  • 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...
  • Texas set to execute aspiring rapper for murdering studio manager

    03/19/2014 10:16:06 AM PDT · by CorporateStepsister · 87 replies
    MSN News/Reuters ^ | March 19, 2014 | Reuters
    AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - Texas is set to execute on Wednesday an aspiring rap musician who was convicted of slitting the throat and stabbing to death a music studio owner in San Antonio so that he could rob him of equipment.
  • Mass. teen indicted on murder, aggravated rape charges in popular math teacher's death

    11/22/2013 1:51:38 AM PST · by Zakeet · 15 replies
    Fox News ^ | November 22, 2013
    A 14-year-old Massachusetts boy used an object to sexually assault his popular high school algebra teacher before killing and robbing her, according to an indictment issued Thursday. [Snip] "The indictments returned today detail horrific and unspeakable acts," Essex County District Attorney Jonathan Blodgett said.
  • Report: DHS Employee Who Called for Murder of Whites Still Has Job (income over $100 thousand)

    11/19/2013 11:33:42 PM PST · by chessplayer · 24 replies
    Although Department of Homeland Security (DHS) procurement officer Ayo Kimathi was "exposed...four months ago for running a website that espouses the mass murder of whites," National Journal reports he "has still not been fired." According to National Journal, Kimathi was exposed by The Southern Poverty Law Center. This led to "a small media firestorm" that led DHS to put him "administrative leave with pay pending review." On his website Kimathi posited, "In order for black people to survive the 21st century, we are going to have to kill a lot of whites--more than our Christian hearts can possibly count." He...
  • Union Square ‘I Hate White People’ Beating Victim Dies at Bellevue Hospital

    09/09/2013 11:27:36 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 28 replies
    A 62-year-old man who was brutally attacked in Union Square last week died Monday. On Wednesday, a man shouting that he “hated white people” punched victim Jeffrey Babbitt — who is white — in the face, witnesses said, causing him to fall and strike his head on the ground. Lashawn Marten, 31, who is black, “made statements to the effect that I’m going to punch the first white man that I see,” said NYPD Commissioner Ray Kelly. image Brooklyn resident Jeffrey Babbitt died at Bellevue Hospital after a seemingly unprovoked attack at Union Square. (Image: Handout via Newsday) After punching...
  • Rape victim, 93, bravely speaks out after she was 'attacked by 17-year-old boy

    08/29/2013 1:32:23 PM PDT · by massmike · 28 replies
    dailymail.co.uk ^ | 08/29/2013 | DAILY MAIL REPORTER
    A 17-year-old boy has been charged with rape following a sickening assault on a 93-year-old woman. Iquise Taylor of Anderson, Indiana, was charged as an adult on Monday after the July 16 attack. The 17-year-old denied the attack but was matched through DNA samples.
  • Thug gets 18 months for killing man in hate crime mob attack

    08/27/2013 7:52:38 AM PDT · by massmike · 24 replies
    syracuse.com ^ | 08/27/2013 | Sara Patterson
    Onondaga County Family Court Judge Michael Hanuszczak today sentenced a 16-year-old to 18 months of confinement for the killing of a 51-year-old man. The sentence was the maximum the judge could have handed down to the teen, who was recently found guilty of second-degree manslaughter in the beating death of Michael Daniels. The boy was 15 at the time of the incident and has maintained his innocence since his arrest at the end of May. The judge, who is required by law to sentence a juvenile delinquent to the "least restrictive available alternative consistent with the child's needs and best...
  • Six year old punched while trying to stop assault

    08/23/2013 7:19:03 PM PDT · by Brandonmark · 33 replies
    ABC 7 ^ | August 23, 2013 | Staff
    A 6-year-old girl was punched Thursday when she tried to help her mother who had been attacked on a sidewalk. Police say the girl and her mother were walking in the 1200 block of Whittington Drive in Lothian around 4:40 p.m. when a teen approached them from behind and asked for money. The girl's mother was punched and knocked to the ground. Police say the suspect began kicking and punching her while trying to grab her purse. When the young girl tried to break up the fight, the suspect punched her in the chest and ran off. “She was knocked...
  • Bat-wielding robber doesn't have enough ammo to knock over gun store

    07/26/2013 8:51:54 PM PDT · by massmike · 8 replies
    http://now.msn.com/ ^ | 07/26/2013 | n/a
    You know what they say about bringing a knife to a gunfight? Same holds true for a baseball bat. So you had to wonder what Derrick Mosley was thinking when he walked into Discount Gun Sales in Beaverton, Ore., and allegedly tried to take a full discount on an unloaded handgun by smashing a display case. Cool as steel-core ammo, the manager reached for the nearest thing to defend himself. You don't suppose ... yes! A gun! Imagine! He ordered Mosley to the ground and police took it from there, though the manager was shaken enough to close for the...
  • MSNBC Anchor to Contributor: Your Kids Are ‘American Trifecta of Privilege’

    07/15/2013 7:06:22 PM PDT · by massmike · 41 replies
    nationalreview.com ^ | 07/15/2013 | Andrew Johnson
    MSNBC anchor Thomas Roberts informed contributor Mike Barnicle that Barnicle’s sons have “hit the American trifecta of privilege” in ways that Trayvon Martin and others have not. Barnicle was describing how “truly unsettling” he found it that he didn’t have to worry about warning his sons how to behave around law enforcement because they are white when Thomas Roberts interjected. “With all due respect, your three boys have hit the American trifecta of privilege,” Roberts told Barnicle on Morning Joe. “They are white, straight males, presumably.”
  • 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...
  • Homeless man sues parents for ‘too little love’

    02/25/2013 6:26:16 AM PST · by massmike · 22 replies
    nypost.com ^ | Last Updated: 5:27 AM, February 21, 2013 | JENNIFER BAIN and JOSH SAUL
    He blames his parents — for everything! A Brooklyn man slapped his mom and dad with a $200,000 lawsuit that blames them for leaving him homeless and destitute because they allegedly raised him and his sibling in a poor household — and didn’t love him enough. Bernard Anderson Bey, 32, claims he never got enough affection or support from parents Vickie and Bernard Manley — so now he wants them to mortgage their share of a Bedford-Stuyvesant home so their family can buy two Domino’s Pizza franchises to employ them all, according to the bizarre suit. “Our whole family is...
  • Accused Beacon Hill rapist sprung from custody twice in 5 months

    11/28/2012 11:54:25 AM PST · by massmike · 4 replies
    bostonherald.com ^ | 11/28/2012 | John Zaremba And Colneth Smiley Jr.
    The Level 3 sex offender arrested yesterday in a horrifying Beacon Hill home invasion and rape was sprung from custody twice in the past year, prosecutors said. Anthony G. Williams, 45, made bail in July on a charge of failing to register as a sex offender — and then again in September in an assault and battery charge, Suffolk District Attorney spokesman Jake Wark said. Prosecutors at that hearing had asked Judge Mark Summerville to revoke his earlier bail and keep him in custody on an additional $200, Wark said. Summerville denied the request; Wark did not know why. Williams...
  • 'Halloween Hoodie' campaign spins off of Trayvon Martin's shooting death

    10/14/2012 5:16:21 PM PDT · by massmike · 27 replies
    orlandosentinel.com ^ | 10/14/2012 | Arelis R. Hernández
    If a young man walks by wearing a sweatshirt with a hood tight around the chin, face somewhat concealed and hands tucked inside the pouch pockets, what comes to mind? Thug? A mugging is imminent? What's in his hands? Trayvon Martin? More often than not, Rochelle Oliver and Gauis Benbow believe, its a negative stereotype that emerges. That's what they are trying to challenge with their "Halloween Hoodie" campaign — an effort to have Americans of all shades don hoodies on the one day of the year when fear is supposed to be fun. "The hoodie is this ubiquitous piece...
  • Mississippi boy, 9, caught on day care surveillence video beating toddlers

    07/26/2012 7:16:44 AM PDT · by kevcol · 79 replies
    Fox News ^ | July 25, 2012 | Garrett Tenney
    Disturbing video from a Mississippi day care center shows a 9-year-old boy beating several much younger children, including an 11-month-old, whom he punches and bites. The frightening footage, taken at the Kiddie City Child Care Center in Vicksburg, shows the bully attacking the baby and then patting the boy on the back as it cries and adults come in to check on them. Throughout the video, the child can be seen waiting until day care workers aren’t looking to launch another attack. In another instance, the 9-year-old drop kicks a young girl to the floor while a day care worker...
  • Judge tosses man in slammer for ‘sagging’ pants

    06/20/2012 11:10:51 AM PDT · by kevcol · 17 replies
    WTRV CBS6 ^ | June 16, 2012 | Nick Dutton
    LORAIN, Ohio (WJW) – An Ohio man is sent to the slammer for saggy pants. Lorain Municipal Court Judge Mark Mihok has been on the bench for 10 years. Like an umpire, he has the call of the courtroom. That includes handing down sentences to upholding high standards in court. On Thursday, Durrell Brooks of Lorain was in court to assist his girlfriend with her traffic citation. That is when Judge Mihok found the 23-year-old man was in violation. “When he turned around and sit back down, I could see that his pants were sagging. And, I could see his...
  • Victim, suspect dead in Little Rock after burglary (Burglar kills neighbor checking on house)

    05/22/2012 3:45:30 PM PDT · by DCBryan1 · 11 replies
    Fox 16 ^ | 22 MAY 12 | Staff
    LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - Authorities say one person was found dead in a home and a possible suspect was killed by a Little Rock police officer after a burglary report. Little Rock police say two people were found shot in a home on Thayer Street at about noon on Tuesday. Officers driving to the house saw a man with a handgun and tried to make contact with him. Little Rock police spokesman Sgt. Cassandra Davis says an officer shot the man at least once, killing him. One of the people in the home was dead and the other was...
  • Washington man severely beaten after littering comment

    05/22/2012 10:00:54 AM PDT · by Altura Ct. · 83 replies
    Fox DC ^ | 5/14/2012
    <p>A Washington man was recovering in the hospital Monday after he suffered a vicious beating for asking someone to pick up their litter, myFOXdc.com reported.</p> <p>Police urged the public for help in tracking down the assailant, who remains at large.</p>
  • Slain teen Ja'Quares Walker's mom in shock at shooting

    05/03/2012 7:30:57 AM PDT · by JustaDumbBlonde · 249 replies
    The Birmingham (AL) News via al.com ^ | May 2, 2012 | Carol Robinson
    The mother of a 13-year-old boy fatally shot when police say he tried to rob a couple said she is in shock that her son is dead -- and even more so at the circumstances surrounding his death. "I don't want it put out like he was a bad person or a mean person, because he wasn't," Latonya Walker, 38, said Tuesday. "This is not him, not who he was. Anybody that knew Ja'Quares knows that." Birmingham police said Ja'Quares Cortez Walker was in a car that pulled into the parking lot of the gated Skyview Condominiums at 407 Skyview...
  • Funeral One Day After Investigators Say The Killing Is Justifiable [Ja'Quares Walker]

    05/06/2012 2:20:52 PM PDT · by kevcol · 43 replies
    abc3340.com [AL] ^ | May 5, 2012 | Cory McGinnis
    BIRMINGHAM - AL - Family and friends are in mourning, the funeral service was held at Living Stone Temple church, community members tell me they're not too happy that no arrests have been made. During the service, Walkers family was overcome with emotion during the ceremony and had to step outside. Many mourners wore red, black and white t-shirts with walker's picture saying "In loving memory of Tez". Dr. Al B. Sutton Jr. led a sermon preaching out the book of mark and had a direct message to young adults as well as the parents in the building. "Our son's,...
  • Teen makes plea deal in Monon shooting

    05/02/2012 7:08:03 PM PDT · by massmike · 21 replies
    wishtv.com ^ | 05/02/2012 | n/a
    An Indianapolis teen pleaded guilty to attempted robbery in connection with a June shooting on the Monon Trail, and attempted murder charges against him were dismissed. Devon Moore, 16, was charged as an adult after police said he shot Gary Bravard, 58, seven times on June 16 as Bravard walked home from work on the Monon Trail in the Nora area, near 86th Street and Westfield Boulevard. The incident had started as an attempted robbery, police said, and Bravard was shot after he refused to comply with Moore’s demands. A charge against Moore of carrying a handgun without a license...
  • El Chico workers held in killing [Hoodies vs. white Hispanic hate crime alert]

    04/17/2012 10:07:43 AM PDT · by DCBryan1 · 15 replies
    CWArkansas ^ | 0432 hrs 17 APR 2012 | By Andy Davis
    El Chico workers held in killing 2 robbed LR eatery, 2 helped plan, police say; co-worker shot LITTLE ROCK — Four restaurant employees face capital murder charges after they were arrested Monday in connection with a robbery the night before of a west Little Rock El Chico in which another employee was shot and killed.Kiywuan Perry, 23, of Little Rock; his brother Zeckeya Perry, 19, of North Little Rock; Quantez Dobbins, 19, of Little Rock; [and his girlfriend] Kenya Smith, 19, of Little Rock also face charges of aggravated robbery and theft in the holdup of the restaurant on Breckenridge...
  • Convicted Drug Dealer Tries To Use EBT Card To Post Bail

    04/15/2012 11:03:31 AM PDT · by massmike · 8 replies
    http://newsone.com ^ | 04/15/2012 | Kirsten West Savali
    Convicted drug dealer Kimball Clark, 45, was arrested for new drug-related charges and attempted to use cash from his EBT card to post bail, reports the Boston Herald. Police officers overheard him using his one phone call to ask an unidentified person to “get my EBT card and go to the ATM and get the money to bail me out, get me outta here tonight,” according to the police report. Conservatives, such as state Rep. Shaunna O’Connell, have longed attempted to minimize welfare abuse — with heavy pushback from colleagues — and she feels vindicated by Clark’s actions: It’s another...
  • 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....
  • Families Of British Teens Murdered In U.S. Lash Out At Obama White House For Ignoring Them

    03/29/2012 11:04:16 AM PDT · by Free ThinkerNY · 33 replies
    Mediaite ^ | March 29, 2012 | Noah Rothman
    The grieving parents of two British teenagers who were killed while on holiday in Sarasota, Florida in April, 2011, received justice this week; their murderer, Sean Tyson, was convicted on two counts of first-degree murder and awaits sentencing. But the pleas from the friends and families of the murdered teens for public acknowledgement of the tragedy from the President of the United States have gone unanswered. Before the Obama presidency, it would have been considered ludicrous for the White House to weigh into every politically relevant criminal act – but the president has invited this criticism by elevating several local...
  • Fla. teen gets life for murdering British tourists

    03/28/2012 6:55:43 PM PDT · by Free ThinkerNY · 32 replies
    Associated Press ^ | March 28, 2012 | TAMARA LUSH
    SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) -- A Florida teenager received a life sentence Wednesday after a jury convicted him of first-degree murder in the shooting deaths of two young British tourists last April, a case that generated blaring tabloid headlines in the U.K. press. Shawn Tyson, 17, sat stone-faced as the jury's verdict was read and as two friends of the victims spoke angrily about the crime.
  • Home invasion, killing ended a 65-year romance for Tulsa couple

    03/27/2012 9:16:48 PM PDT · by Arthurio · 32 replies
    Tulsa World ^ | March 20, 2012
    Home invasion, killing ended a 65-year romance for Tulsa couple BY JERRY WOFFORD World Staff Writer Tuesday, March 20, 2012 3/20/2012 8:37:39 AM They met on a blind date on Thanksgiving 1946, and within a month, Bob and Nancy Strait were married. For 65 years, the couple lived a happy life in Tulsa, raising their children and sharing their kindness with their family and everyone they met. "In the evenings, that's what we did: sit on the porch and pick guitar and sing," said Lanora, one of their daughters. Last week, that long marriage and happy family were torn apart...
  • Millersville U student severely beat girlfriend (after holding "I am Trayvon" sign at campus rally)

    03/27/2012 3:50:28 PM PDT · by Amagi · 23 replies
    Lancaster Jorunal/ Intellgencer New Era ^ | March 26, 2012 | Brett Hambright
    A Millersville University student is charged with severely beating his ex-girlfriend and kidnapping her from a campus dormitory this weekend. Akeem M. Johnson, 24, punched the victim at least 10 times Saturday morning before forcing her from her room at Burrowes Hall and into his car, according to a police affidavit...The victim, who isn't being identified by the Intelligencer Journal/Lancaster New Era, sustained a split lip and broken teeth, according to the affidavit.
  • Black men who could be Obama's son arrested for murder of white Mississippi State student.

    03/27/2012 3:29:18 PM PDT · by CharlesMartelsGhost · 20 replies
    Jammie Wearing Fools ^ | 27 March 2012 | Jammie
    It’s funny, I have yet to see a single story about anyone holding candlelight vigils for John Sanderson. There’s no outrage from the left about a group of young black men murdering a white college student, no Congressional hearings scheduled, no civil rights hucksters leading marches. Have MSNBC and CNN gone with wall-to-wall coverage of this case? Have they even mentioned it? Sanderson was white, so I guess he’s expendable. Two suspects are now in custody and facing capital murder charges in Saturday’s fatal shooting of Mississippi State University student John Sanderson outside a campus dorm room. Authorities still are...
  • Police: Trayvon Protesters Ransack Store

    Police: Trayvon protesters ransack store North Miami Beach Walgreens incident caught on video Published On: Mar 27 2012 12:55:10 PM EDT Updated On: Mar 27 2012 02:18:57 PM EDT NORTH MIAMI BEACH, Fla. - North Miami Beach police said surveillance video shows dozens of high school students demonstrating in the Trayvon Martin case Friday ransacking a Walgreens store. The incident occurred during a walkout from North Miami Beach Senior High School in support of Martin, 17, who was fatally shot in Sanford. Protesters have been calling for the arrest of George Zimmerman, 28, who has not been charged because he...
  • Police: MU student severely beat, kidnapped girlfriend (wore "I am Trayvon" shirt previous evening"

    03/27/2012 9:33:05 AM PDT · by heartwood · 37 replies
    Lancaster Online ^ | 3/27/2012 | BRETT HAMBRIGHT
    A Millersville University student is charged with severely beating his ex-girlfriend and kidnapping her from a campus dormitory this weekend. Akeem M. Johnson, 24, punched the victim at least 10 times Saturday morning before forcing her from her room at Burrowes Hall and into his car, according to a police affidavit. The victim, also a student, told police that Johnson was mad that "she stayed out all night and (he) could not find her," a Millersville University police officer wrote in the affidavit. The victim, who isn't being identified by the Intelligencer Journal/Lancaster New Era, sustained a split lip and...
  • Reports of suspensions paint more complicated picture of Trayvon Martin

    03/26/2012 8:24:24 PM PDT · by festusbanjo · 73 replies · 167+ views
    South Florida Sun Sentinel ^ | 03/26/12 | Frances Robles
    SANFORD — Miami Gardens teenager Trayvon Martin was suspended from school in October in an incident in which he was found in possession of women’s jewelry and a screwdriver that a schools security staffer described as a “burglary tool,” The Miami Herald has learned. Trayvon, who claimed that an unnamed friend had given him the jewelry, was not disciplined because of the discovery, but was instead suspended for graffiti, according to a Miami-Dade Schools Police report obtained by The Miami Herald....
  • MSU Shooting Update

    03/26/2012 8:35:31 PM PDT · by NoLibZone · 8 replies · 65+ views
    www2.wjtv.com ^ | March 26 2012 | Karen Wilson
    Mason Perry Jones is one of three persons of interest in the fatal shooting of John Sanderson. Jones was arrested by the US Marshall on a warrant out of Jackson, but has not been charged with anything. Currently he is in the Desoto County Jail. Mason Perry Jones Right now there is no indication of a motive. Sanderson lived in Rice Hall, located on the south side of the campus, but was in Evans Hall which is on the north side when the shooting happened. There are several entrances to the dorm, but authorities are not saying how the shooter...
  • Witness: Slain U.K. tourists begged for their life

    03/26/2012 9:02:29 PM PDT · by Free ThinkerNY · 27 replies · 290+ views
    Associated Press ^ | March 26, 2012 | TAMARA LUSH
    SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — A friend of the Florida teen accused of killing two British tourists in 2011 said on Monday that the teen shot the men even though they pleaded for their lives, claiming to be lost. Shawn Tyson, 17, is accused of killing James Kouzaris and James Cooper in April of 2011. He's charged with two counts of first-degree murder and could face life in prison if convicted.