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Stories with person: Trayvon Martin
  • 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.

  • Half of black millennials know victim of police violence story has photos
    Updated: Nov-04-15 11:56 am

    WASHINGTON - Years before the high-profile deaths of Trayvon Martin, Michael Brown and Freddie Gray, more than half of African-American millennials indicated they, or someone they knew, had been victimized by violence or harassment from law enforcement, a new report says.

  • Clinton wants to make gun control a 'voting issue' story has photos
    Updated: Nov-03-15 10:19 pm

    CORALVILLE, Iowa - Hillary Rodham Clinton vowed Tuesday to make stricter gun control into a campaign that can compete with the powerful National Rifle Association's drive to preserve gun rights, and to put the issue on the minds of voters when they cast ballots on Election Day.