DETROIT (AP) — Sporadic gunfire isn't an unusual sound in the Brewster Homes public housing complex in Detroit, but booming noises that shook Tenesha Higgins early Wednesday morning were way too close.
theGRIO REPORT - A new video has surfaced showing a NYPD arrest of an alleged subway farebeater in Manhattan, during which an officer places the suspect in a chokehold.
NEW YORK (AP) — Demonstrators marched through the streets on Tuesday to demand swift justice for a man who died in police custody.
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.