MIAMI (AP) — Attorneys for the family of Trayvon Martin and the Florida neighborhood watch captain who fatally shot the unarmed teen joined the national chorus of voices calling Saturday for justice in the case. SEE ALSO: George Zimmerman’s Lawyer Says Client Not Racist As demonstrators took to the streets in major cities such as […]

The New Black Panther Party is offering a $10,ooo reward for the capture of George Zimmerman, the shooter who shot 17-year-old Trayvon Martin dead, CNN reports. SEE ALSO: Geraldo Rivera Implies Trayvon Matin Caused His Own Death Miami Heat Don Hoodies For Trayvon Martin “It is a very trouble time in the United States of […]

ORLANDO, Florida  — It started a couple of weeks ago with a few cryptic messages on Twitter and other social media websites: Where is the justice? and R.I.P. TrayvonMartin. SEE ALSO: George Zimmerman’s Lawyer Says Client Not Racist Mail Skittles To Sanford Police Department A day later, nationally syndicated radio host Michael Baisden sent out […]

SANFORD, Fla. – Authorities say a Florida man is charged with threatening the police chief who had been overseeing the investigation into the shooting death of an unarmed black teen by a neighborhood watch captain. SEE ALSO: Miami Heat Don Hoodies For Trayvon Martin Mail Skittles To Sanford Police Department Cops Who Killed Sean Bell […]

MIAMI — Dwyane Wade and LeBron James were only a few miles away from Trayvon Martin on Feb. 26, participating in the NBA All-Star game on the night the unarmed black teenager wearing a hooded sweatshirt was shot to death by a neighborhood crime-watch volunteer. SEE ALSO: Geraldo Rivera Implies Trayvon Martin Responsible For His […]

PHILADELPHIA — I thought my son would be much older before I had to tell him about the Black Male Code. He’s only 12, still sleeping with stuffed animals, still afraid of the dark. But after the Trayvon Martin tragedy, I needed to explain to my child that soon people might be afraid of him. […]

After weeks of criticism, President Barack Obama finally weighed in on the vigilante-style murder of 17 -year-old Trayvon Martin by neighborhood watch captain, George Zimmerman, 28, and GOP hopeful, Newt Gingrich, says that his words were “disgraceful,” reports ABC News. SEE ALSO: Geraldo Rivera: My Son Is ‘Ashamed’ Of Me ‘LIKE’ NewsOne’s FB Page To […]

MIAMI  — Wearing a hoodie. Listening to music and talking on his cellphone. Picking up Skittles for his soon-to-be stepbrother. Friends say that’s how they would have imagined 17-year-old Trayvon Martin on a Sunday afternoon. SEE ALSO: Sanford Protests Teen’s Killing Starting a fight? Possibly high on drugs and up to no good? No, friends […]

Earlier today, I publicly asked the question, “If Trayvon Martin’s mother were white, would she get a phone call from President Barack Obama?” The fact that people were so offended by the question told me that, in their hearts, they already know the answer. Sandra Fluke was a woman who endured the humiliation of being […]

Every parent’s worst nightmare is having to bury one of their own children.  Losing a son or daughter is undeniably one of the toughest things a person has to go through — especially if that son or daughter is very young.  But imagine for a second if this death is sudden; if it’s the result […]

Geraldo Rivera sent out a tweet at 8:10 p.m. on Thursday, saying that Travyon Martin‘s hoodie was responsible for his death. RELATED: NewsOne’s Trayvon Martin Coverage Rivera tweeted, “His hoodie killed Trayvon Martin as surely as George Zimmerman.” On Fox News, Geraldo also said, “I think the hoodie is as much responsible for Trayvon Martin’s […]

Seminole State College has decided to expel George Zimmerman for his involvement in the death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin. The school decided to remove Zimmerman from enrollment this week because of the high level of controversy that has been generated by this case. SEE ALSO: Hear Trayvon’s Mom: ‘Our Son Is Your Son’ The Orlando […]