By DON BABWIN, Associated Press CHICAGO (AP) 02/16 — Chicago police released without charges two Nigerian brothers arrested on suspicion of assaulting “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett and said they have new evidence to investigate as a result of questioning them.
By DON BABWIN, Associated Press CHICAGO (AP) 02/15 — The investigation into black actor Jussie Smollett’s account of being beaten in a racist, anti-gay attack took a sharp turn Friday when police announced the arrest of two black men they believe assaulted the “Empire”
By DON BABWIN, Associated Press CHICAGO (AP) 01/31 — Detectives have recovered more surveillance footage of “Empire” actor Jussie Smullett walking in downtown Chicago before and after he says he was attacked by two masked men,
By JUAN A. LOZANO, Associated Press HOUSTON (AP) 01/07 — Activists praised Houston area law enforcement for pursuing a tip that led to the arrest of an African-American man in the fatal drive-by shooting of a 7-year-old black girl,
LOS ANGELES (AP) 11/27 — Felony charges with a hate crime allegation have been filed against a motorist accused of trying to run down two men leaving a Los Angeles synagogue.Read more »
By DYLAN LOVAN, Associated Press LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) 11/15 — Federal prosecutors have charged a white man with federal hate crimes in the killings of two African-Americans at a grocery store last month in Kentucky.
By GARY FINEOUT, Associated Press TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) 11/03 — A brooding military veteran and former teacher who railed at women and blacks in a series of poorly lit videos shot two women to death and wounded five other people at a Florida yoga studio before killing himself.
PITTSBURGH (AP) 10/29 — The Latest on a deadly shooting at a Pittsburgh synagogue (all times local): 11:40 a.m. U.S. marshals say the Pittsburgh synagogue shooting suspect has arrived at a federal courthouse ahead of an afternoon appearance.
By MARYCLAIRE DALE, CLAUDIA LAUER and ALLEN G. BREED, Associated Press PITTSBURGH (AP) 10/29 — As Barry Werber walked into the Tree of Life Synagogue,
By GENE PUSKAR, Associated Press PITTSBURGH (AP) 10/27 — A shooter opened fire during a baby naming ceremony at a Pittsburgh synagogue on Saturday, and people with knowledge of the investigation said at least 10 people were killed.
MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) 07/15— Police say a Florida man who was facing eviction was planning to set his building on fire and “burn” Jews.
Miami Beach police said Friday that 72-year-old Walter Edward Stolper is charged with attempted murder after detectives found 28 containers with gasoline and explosive materials inside his storage unit.
By MEG KINNARD, Associated Press COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) 07/12 — A white supremacist has been sentenced to nearly three years in prison for illegally buying a gun authorities say he planned to use in a hate crime attack similar to the South Carolina church shootings.
TRENTON, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say two Florida sheriff’s deputies were shot dead through the window of a Chinese restaurant by a man who then killed himself.Read more »
By DAVID PORTER, Associated Press NEWARK, N.J. (AP) 03/06 — A man who said he was on a “jihad” to avenge U.S. policy in the Middle East made a surprise guilty plea Tuesday to killing a college student in New Jersey and confessed to killing three other people in Washington state in a crime binge that took investigators weeks to connect.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) 03/03 — A man already charged with killing three people in the Kansas City area was indicted Friday in the deaths of three more men,
HOUSTON (AP) 02/25 — A prisoner on Texas death row for the dragging death of a man nearly two decades ago in East Texas has lost a federal court appeal,Read more »
MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) 11/06 — A black Kansas man has admitted he put racist graffiti on his own car as a Halloween prank that got out of hand,Read more »
By DON SCHANCHE JR., Associated Press GRIFFIN, Ga. (AP) 11/05 — When 23-year-old Timothy Coggins was found dead and disfigured beside a Georgia highway in 1983,
BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) 08/05 — Someone apparently threw a bomb through the window of a suburban Minneapolis mosque on Saturday as people were preparing for morning prayers,