Yesterday marked the 22nd anniversary of the L.A. Riots/Rodney King verdict. In 1992, thousands of young African-Americans stormed to the streets of L.A. after the police officers who were involved in beating of King were found innocent of […]
Douglasville, Ga (WAOK/AJC)-One year and nine months after the death of Bobby Tillman prosecutors and defense attorneys will begin sorting through almost 300 potential Douglas County jurors Monday morning in search of 12 who can […]
ATLANTA (AJC/WAOK) – A man was arrested Thursday after allegedly beating and torturing a Clayton County woman in her own home. Rakheem Jerome Byrd was taken into custody during a traffic stop while driving the […]
ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) — Two men accused in the videotaped beating of a gay man on an Atlanta street corner that was captured in a widely viewed video have pleaded guilty to the charges against them […]
Authorities say a Mobile man was savagely beaten by several adults after reprimanding a group of children for playing basketball in the street.
A local restaurant has come under fire after serving a sandwich called “black and bleu,” inspired by the assault of singer Chris Brown on fellow performer and ex-girlfriend Rihanna.
ATLANTA (WAOK)-Hundreds of members of the civil rights community will converge upon Selma, Alabama this weekend to re-enact the march from Selma to Montgomery that took place as a result of the incident known as […]
Brandon White, the man seen being beaten in a disturbing video, had a press conference today about the vicious beating he was involved in. To hear the conversation, click the audio links…
ATLANTA (WAOK)-The victim of a vicious beating outside of a neighborhood convenience store on Saturday said he hadn’t planned to report the attack to police, however after learning a video taken of the beating had […]
SPARTA, Ga. (AP) – Authorities say the case of a football coach beaten with a helmet after a high school game will be considered by a grand jury next week. Investigators conducted 135 interviews after […]