National

Judge: Enough Evidence to Charge Police in Black Boy’s Death

MARK GILLISPIE, Associated Press CLEVELAND (AP) — A judge said Thursday that enough evidence exists to charge two white policemen in the fatal shooting of a 12-year-old black boy who was holding a pellet gun, a largely symbolic ruling because he can’t compel prosecutors to Read More

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Op-Ed

America’s True Crime Problem

By Lee A. Daniels NNPA Columnist   It’s getting to be difficult to recall a week when, thanks to public exposure of videos, or tweets, text messages or emails, we’ve not seen another shocking example of police mistreatment of Black or Hispanic citizens under questionable Read More

Sports

Browns WR Andrew Hawkins Delivers Emotional Response to Cleveland Police Union’s Reaction to ‘Justice for Tamir Rice’ Shirt

CLEVELAND, Ohio (Cleveland.com) — Cleveland Browns wide receiver Andrew Hawkins defended his wearing a “Justice for Tamir Rice” shirt during warm-ups before Sunday’s game against the Bengals. “My wearing of the T-shirt wasn’t a stance against every police officer or every police department,” Hawkins said. Read More