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Darrin Alexander, of Huntsville, talks to people as they gather for a rally, Saturday, July 20, 2013 in Huntsville, Ala. (AP Photo/AL.com, Eric Schultz)

Across US, people rally for ‘Justice for Trayvon’

ATLANTA (AP) — Crowds chanted “Justice! Justice!” as they rallied in dozens of U.S. cities Saturday, urging authorities to change self-defense laws and press federal civil rights charges against a former neighborhood watch leader found […]

07/21/2013

Community activist Earl Ofari Hutchinson speaks at the scene of Monday night's disturbance at a news conference in Los Angeles Tuesday, July 16,  2013. (AP Photo/Nick Ut)

National discussion on race relations urged

The verdict in the George Zimmerman trial has sparked a passionate response from people in Los Angeles and across the country. Allegations of racial injustice have been the theme of much of those responses, which […]

07/17/2013

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Justice Dept.: Zimmerman case under review

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department said Sunday it is looking into the shooting death of Trayvon Martin to determine whether federal prosecutors will file criminal civil rights charges now that George Zimmerman has been […]

07/14/2013

Judge Debra Nelson during trial of George Zimmerman, neighborhood watch captain on trial for his shooting of Trayvon Martin, in Seminole circuit court, Sanford, Florida (AP Photo).

Jury instructions at center of Zimmerman verdict

SANFORD, Fla. (AP) — Despite a clamoring by some for a conviction against George Zimmerman, jurors acquitted the former neighborhood watch leader of all charges, leaving many Americans to wonder how the justice system allowed […]

07/14/2013

Christopher Dorner (Photo: Irvine Police Department/AP)

LAPD report says Dorner firing was ‘sound and just’

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – The firing of Los Angeles Police Department Officer Christopher Dorner, who died during a gun battle with law enforcement in the Big Bear area after a crime spree that left four […]

06/21/2013

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Ex-LAPD cop implicated himself in ‘manifesto’

As the manhunt continues, KFWB has obtained the redacted version of ex-LAPD cop Christopher Dorner’s Manifesto. Click here to read it.

02/07/2013

Rodney King death ruled accidental

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (AP) – Southern California police say Rodney King‘s death has been ruled an accidental drowning. Rialto police tell the San Bernardino Sun that the county medical examiner’s report shows King had numerous […]

08/23/2012

Rodney King memorial this evening

(CNS) – A community tribute will be held in Los Angeles later today for Rodney King, who apparently drowned in the swimming pool of his home in Rialto in San Bernardino County early yesterday morning. […]

06/18/2012

Rodney King talks about the LA riots

KFWB’s Phil Hulett and Penny Griego interviewed Rodney King at the L.A. Times Festival of Books event on Saturday. King authored, “The Riot Within: My Journey from Rebellion to Redemption.” Now that 20 years have […]

04/23/2012

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