Georgia

Demetrius Hollins, a Georgia man who was physically assaulted by police, says he had a previous encounter with one of the officers.

Reco Scott, 32, disappeared while celebrating his honeymoon on a cruise ship that was headed to the Bahamas on Friday.

Jose Torres and Kayla Norton were sentenced on Monday to 13 and six years in prison for yelling racist slurs and waving a shotgun at people.

Mary-Pat Hector is the youngest candidate on a city council ballot in Georgia state history.

Cornell Brooks, President of the NAACP, and other activists were arrested on Monday for staging a sit-in at Sen. Jeff Sessions’ office.

Plus, Trump signs executive order banning Syrian and Muslim refugees from entering the U.S. and Georgia police chief apologizes for Black teen's lynching 76 years ago.

Plus, not a single arrest was made at the Women's March on Washington and 14 dead in Georgia after series of tornadoes hit.

Elisabeth Cannon claims that she never meant to hurt Vernon Marcus Jr. and his friends, she just wanted to scare them.

Social media exploded over the weekend after news broke that Bishop Eddie Long, the controversial televangelist passed away following a long battle with an aggressive form of cancer. According to reports, Bishop Christopher C. Smith addressed New Birth Missionary Baptist Church on Sunday saying, “Today it is with great sadness I announce that our bishop has transitioned. […]

A town mobilizes to build a home for an elderly blind woman. Her current home is in ruins.

In the class, students explore how Black social movements have contributed to empowerment within the African-American community.