Obama, Boehner react to Baltimore

News of the indictment of six police officers in the death of Freddie Gray quickly rippled from Baltimore to the nation's capital on Friday, striking a nerve with top elected officials.

President Barack Obama said it is "absolutely vital that the trut...

Family of Freddie Gray

Charges, homicide ruling in Freddie Gray death

Baltimore State's Attorney Marilyn Mosby told reporters Friday that her office's investigation, coupled with a medical examiner's determination that Freddie Gray's death was a homicide, led her to determine there is probable cause to file criminal charges.

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'Wire' creator on riots: 'Go home. Please'

David Simon, the creator of the HBO drama "The Wire" -- one of the most well-known portrayals of Baltimore -- has pleaded for an end to the violence in the city.

Jeb Bush defends "stand your ground" laws in NRA speech

Former Florida Governor and likely 2016 presidential candidate Jeb Bush offered a forceful defense of controversial "stand your ground" laws at the NRA's annual meeting in Nashville on Friday.

"In Florida you can defend yourself anywhere you have a l...

Wes White files papers to take on Corey

Republican attorney Wes White filed papers Friday in Tallahassee to take on State Attorney Angela Corey in the 2016 Republican primary.

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Look back: George Zimmerman verdict

Today marks the third anniversary of Trayvon Martin's death. a Florida jury found George Zimmerman not guilty of Martin's death on July 13, 2013. Take a look at scenes from the courtroom on the day of the verdict.

Seminole County booking photo of George Zimmerman

No charges for Zimmerman in assault case

No charges will be filed against George Zimmerman over accusation that the thre a wine bottle at his onetime girlfriend in Lake Mary three weeks ago. 


Police-involved killings shaped culture?

Shoot or don't shoot -- it's a question police officers have to answer in just seconds. Last year, the issue made it to the national spotlight after an officer in Ferguson, Missouri, decided to shoot.

Evidence, Court Documents


The George Zimmerman Trial On Twitter