theGRIO REPORT - Jonathan Tramaine Turner, 19, was indicted Monday by a Dallas County grand jury in connection with the fatal beating of 18-year-old high school basketball star Troy Causey.
THE ASSOCIATED PRESS - Meshach Taylor, who played a lovable ex-convict on the sitcom "Designing Women" and appeared in numerous other TV and film roles, died of cancer at age 67, his agent said Sunday.
NEW YORK (AP) — Ruby Dee an acclaimed actor and civil rights activist whose versatile career spanned stage, radio television and film, has died at age 91, according to her daughter.
theGRIO REPORT - The personal chef of Miami Heat guard Norris Cole was shot and killed at Mansion Nightclub in Miami Beach early Tuesday morning.
NEW YORK (AP) — Mayor Bill de Blasio announced a new task force Monday to overhaul how New York City's corrections system treats the mentally ill — both in jail and out — following the grisly deaths of two inmates with psychological problems.
theGRIO REPORT - A man attacked two children in a Brooklyn elevator Sunday, stabbing them and killing one.
theGRIO REPORT - A New York City teen allegedly jumped into the Hudson River, committing suicide, after she was caught cheating on an exam.
theGRIO VIDEO - Actress Tika Sumpter reacts to the news of Maya Angelou's passing. Sumpter says Maya Angelou 'inspired her life'...
NEW YORK (AP) — After a mentally ill Bradley Ballard made a lewd gesture to a female guard at the Rikers Island jail, he was locked in his cell alone for seven increasingly agitated days in which he was denied some of his medication...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Michael Jace projected the image of a doting, hands-on father and husband to neighbors, but authorities say they are now trying to determine what prompted the veteran actor to apparently shoot and kill his wife while their young sons were in the home.