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ABC/Paula LoboKeke Palmer says kneeling and following rules “isn’t enough,” after passionately pleading with National Guardsmen to join her and protesters during a march in Los Angeles last week in a viral clip. In an op-ed for Variety, Palmer shared personal experience during the protest and preparing for the revolution she’s waited for her “entire life.” “While a few guardsmen knelt, for me, that […]

Mike Coppola/Getty Images for People.comBeyoncé is among the many celebrities who continue to speak out in the name of racial injustice, following the tragic death of George Floyd, who died in Minneapolis police custody. Like many, Queen B accepts as a small victory the fact that on Wednesday, charges were brought against all four officers involved in Floyd’s death. […]

Lars Niki/Getty Images for BETT.I. and South African rapper Nasty C touch on systemic racism and racial injustice in the wake of nationwide Black Lives Matter protests on their collaboration, “They Don’t.” Nasty C opens the track, rapping, “They don’t want to see a young black man succeed,” before T.I. delivers a passionate verse naming George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Sandra Bland and so […]

iStock/BlakeDavidTaylorDerek Chauvin, the white former Minneapolis police officer seen in a widely-circulated video pinning George Floyd‘s neck to the ground with his knee, has been charged with murder in Floyd’s death. Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman announced during a Friday afternoon press conference that Chauvin was taken into custody just before noon local time and has been charged […]

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krblokhin/iStockBy CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News (MINNEAPOLIS) — The Federal Bureau of Investigation will probe the death of a black man who died shortly after being apprehended by police in Minneapolis, Minnesota, after disturbing video emerged on social media showing a police officer with his knee on the man’s neck as the man repeatedly yells out, […]

iStock/ijoe84By: IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News (EAST STROUDSBURG, Penn.) — Police said the University of Connecticut senior who has been accused of killing two people was seen walking in the Poconos. Pennsylvania state police released a new surveillance photo that they say shows suspect Peter Manfredonia walking on train tracks near East Stroudsburg, Monroe County, on […]

Torrey RoweBY: JINSOL JUNG, HALLEY FREGER AND ALEXANDRA MYERS  ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — Torrey Rowe became hooked on police work and forensics through watching the TV show “CSI” back in the early 2000s. But after signing up for a mentorship program with the Oklahoma City Police Department during her senior year of high school, […]

ABC NewsBy MINA KAJI, LUKE BARR and AMANDA MAILE, ABC News (NEW YORK) — Stay-at-home orders are keeping more people off the roads, but police across the country are reporting a rise in reckless driving. In Connecticut, traffic has been cut in half compared to last year, but fatal motor vehicle accidents are up by […]

Ovidiu Dugulan/iStockBy MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News (NEW YORK) — A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now killed more than 297,000 people worldwide. More than 4.3 million people across the globe have been diagnosed with COVID-19, the disease caused by the new respiratory virus, according to data compiled by the Center for Systems Science and […]