A day after U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder announced prosecutors would not charge George Zimmerman with a federal hate crime, Trayvon Martin's parents, Tracy Martin and Sybrina Fulton, held a press conference calling the decision 'very disappointing.' Fulton encouraged people to get involved in activism and fight injustice.
Crowds gathered at the Friendship Torch in front of Bayfront Park for a Trayvon Martin vigil on July 14, 2013. Crowds demanded changes to laws and made a social call to arms after George Zimmerman was acquitted from the murder of Martin.
Sexual minorities are often a tertiary collective in the fictional programs of television media in English in the United States. The gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender characters are the targets of taunts in soap operas and, to that end, they present themselves stereotyped in the different plots, thus promoting archaic stigmas and myths among audiences.
Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fl., in a YouTube video announces the launch of a new Facebook page to talk directly with Venezuelans inside the country and abroad. The new page will be a way for Venezuelans to circumvent state-controlled media. "The humanitarian crisis in Venezuela is entirely a product of the Maduro regime's incompetence and corruption," Rubio said.
Police in Chester County praised the actions of a number of citizens who came to the aid of a driver who was trapped under his burning car after crashing into the parking lot of an elementary school on March 14. Police said that faculty members of the Saints Simon and Jude School used fire extinguishers to stop the fire from spreading, while a number of other people helped police officers to flip the vehicle, freeing the driver. The car was said to have crashed into a number of parked cars while school was in session. One of the parked vehicles that was hit struck the school building in turn. The driver was taken to hospital. No students or faculty members were reported injured. This footage shows scenes of the rescue, taken from the dashcam of a police car at the scene.
Miami Herald reporter Carol Rosenberg narrates this tour around the site that El Nuevo Herald videographer Jose A. Iglesias built using current material and pass imagery to show you the site where very little filming is allowed today. Photo by EMily Michot/Miami Herald.
Coral Springs police are searching for a suspect in an armed robbery which occurred on March 13, 2018, t the Mobil Gas station located at 10739 West Atlantic Boulevard in the City of Coral Springs. The suspect entered the gas station and robbed the clerk at gunpoint. He is described as a 5’7” to 5’9”, 160 to 170 pounds in his low to mid-twenties. Anyone with information leading to the identification of this suspect is asked to contact Detective Frank Randazzo at 954-346- 1262 or email at Frandazzo@coralsprings.org.