10 Jun 2013 11:42 AM EST
Trayvon Martin's father asks for prayers as jury selection begins
The father of Trayvon Martin asked for prayers and appealed for peace as potential jurors filed into a Florida courthouse for the trial of George Zimmerman, charged with second-degree murder in the teenager's shooting death.
George Zimmerman's trial begins
Self-defense or murder? That's the question at the heart of the trial beginning this week for George Zimmerman, a neighborhood watch volunteer who killed 17-year-old Trayvon Martin.
Zimmerman's attorney walks tight line in defense
George Zimmerman's attorney will be walking a fine line as he tries to convince jurors that his client didn't murder Trayvon Martin: He'll need to show why Zimmerman felt threatened by the African-American teenager while avoiding the appearance that either he or his client is racist
On Tuesday, authorities have said that a 5-year-old boy and three of his female family members were shot to death at a home in eastern Mississippi. Lauderdale County Chief Sheriff's Deputy Ward...
According to the state's attorney general on Tuesday, Arkansas plans to schedule executions after the U.S. Supreme Court cleared the way for it to resume capital punishment. Arkansas, which has not executed...