The first out gay player drafted into the NFL will get another shot at football in Canada’s professional league.
When Ben Carson announced his run for the presidency Monday in his hometown of Detroit, it wasn’t exactly a homecoming.
BuzzFeed News was in the room when the family of Freddie Gray, who died in Baltimore police custody on April 12, first heard the news that the officers linked to his death would face charges.
“You can rest, Freddie. You can rest. You can be in peace now,” Gloria Darden told BuzzFeed News.
The West Baltimore corner store whose security footage may have recorded a key part of Freddie Gray’s journey in the police van prior to his death was destroyed in Monday’s riots. Locals say it was a neighborhood institution.
The first ever Major League Baseball game without fans, turned Camden Yards into a surreal deserted landscape.
Only a day after police brutality protests erupted into violence in Baltimore, many residents predict things could get much worse if police officers aren’t held responsible in Gray’s death.
Des violences ont secoué Baltimore ce lundi, après les funérailles de Freddie Gray, un jeune homme noir mort des suites de blessures survenues lors d’une arrestation.
Baltimore erupted in violence on Monday following the funeral for Freddie Gray, a young black man who died mysteriously after injuries sustained while in police custody.
Demonstrators clashed with police in Baltimore on Monday just hours after funeral services were held for Freddie Gray, who sustained a fatal spinal injury while in police custody. BuzzFeed News reporters Joel Anderson and Nicolas Medina Mora are reporting from Baltimore.
Shaneen Allen, a black single mother from Philadelphia, got a raw deal from police and prosecutors. But her biggest champions came not from the political left, but the right.
Mall of America, the nation’s largest mall, tells media outlets that it will no longer purse $40,000 in extra security costs stemming from December protest. Criminal charges are still pending.
Prominent sports agent David Cornwell says media “only told half the story” of rape accusations against Winston.
Despite historic election results changing the demographic makeup of the city council, the outcome of Ferguson’s municipal elections fall far short of the changes activists were seeking.
“We shouldn’t worry about him being president very long because what black man holds a steady job for four years.”
Civil rights attorneys and St. Louis-area police have reached an agreement that prohibits the use of chemical agents against anti-police-brutality demonstrators.
State lawmakers and activists are demanding the Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control’s authority be curtailed following the controversial arrest of a University of Virginia student.
Martese Johnson, the UVA student whose bloody arrest at the hands of Virginia Alcoholic Beverage Control agents sparked a public outcry, said he will fight the charges stemming from the incident.
Demonstrators, including Martese Johnson, gathered at the University of Virginia Wednesday night – one person arrested after protesters blocked streets – after Johnson was bloodied while being arrested by state liquor agents. BuzzFeed News correspondent Joel Anderson is reporting from UVA.
Months after a large protest in Minnesota’s Mall of America, protesters from the Black Lives Matter movement are facing prosecutions.