Friday, January 22, 2021
By Alec Snyder, Peter Nickeas and Nicquel Terry Ellis, CNN Adam Coy, the Columbus, Ohio, police officer who shot and killed Andre Hill, was fired Monday, according to a statement from Public Safety Director Ned Pettus Jr. Coy's termination follows a disciplinary hearing held earlier in the day. The local chapter...
By Kevin Liptak, Kate Bennett, Tami Luhby, Kaitlan Collins, Jason Hoffman, Phil Mattingly and Jeremy Diamond, CNN President Donald Trump signed the massive $2.3 trillion coronavirus relief and government funding bill into law Sunday night, averting a government shutdown that was set to begin on Tuesday, and extending billions of dollars...
The teen is the son of trumpet player Keyon Harrold, who captured the incident of the erratic woman on video; The lost phone was later returned by an Uber driver By Matthew Allen, TheGrio On Saturday, a white woman frantically accused a Black teen of stealing her iPhone at a New...
By Hollie Silverman and Eric Levenson, CNN The computerized voice coming from the parked white motor home loudly asked people to evacuate and warned that the vehicle would explode in minutes. Then at 6:30 a.m. local time, it did just that. The RV's explosion in downtown Nashville early Friday morning left at least...
By Rachel Scott, ABC7 News As COVID relief hangs in the balance, millions of Americans out of work will lose their unemployment benefits Saturday. President Donald Trump spent the Christmas holiday on the golf course with the bipartisan stimulus package awaiting his signature. The president took to Twitter saying he had "many...
By Keith Allen and Travis Caldwell, CNN The chief of the Columbus Division of Police in Ohio announced he is moving forward with terminating one of the department's officers after the fatal shooting of a Black man Tuesday morning. Andre Maurice Hill, 47, was shot and killed by Officer Adam Coy within seconds...
The police quickly reacted and also released a statement. BET A video of cops in Harvey, Illinois arresting a security guard for a violent incident involving a man in handcuffs has gone viral. According to the Chicago Sun-Times, officers detained a security guard who “sucker punched” a man in handcuffs. The security guard,...
By Jem Aswad, Variety John Fletcher, best known as Ecstasy from the pioneering rap group Whodini, has died, the group’s Grand Master Dee has confirmed. The cause of death was unclear at the time of this article’s publication; he was 56. Roots drummer Questlove was the first to break the news...
"I put forth, and I maintain, if I was white, I wouldn't have to go through that," Dr. Susan Moore said of her treatment in a Facebook video shared on December 4 By Ashley Boucher, People An Indiana doctor has died from complications of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) weeks after...
A judge acknowledged that the date for the singer’s federal trial on child pornography and obstruction charges could change because of pandemic-related delays. By Robert Chiarito, The New York Times A date was set on Tuesday for the singer R. Kelly’s federal trial in Chicago on child pornography and obstruction charges, but...