- Clergy see Black Lives Matter as chance for dialogue Updated: Nov-29-15 11:34 am
ATLANTIC CITY, New Jersey - The Black Lives Matter movement, which calls attention to the violent deaths of young black men, has become the largest social-justice effort among American blacks since the civil rights struggle of the 1960s. And, as in the 1960s, clergy are playing a critical role.
- Senate advancing bill to change 'stand your ground' law Updated: Nov-18-15 3:32 pm
TALLAHASSEE, Florida - A bill that would force prosecutors to prove self-defense wasn't a factor before bringing someone using a "stand your ground" defense to trial advanced in the Senate on Wednesday despite a similar House bill being killed the day before.