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Stories with person: George Zimmerman
  • 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.