The National Association of African-American Owned Media filed a discrimination lawsuit against Comcast, Time and other parties, including Rev. Al Sharpton, claiming at least $20 billion in damages.
Amid receiving a $5.9 million settlement from New York City for the death of Eric Garner last July, the victim's family says justice can't be bought. Garner's widow, mother and children spoke at a press conference Tuesday and said they will continue rallying until the federal government takes up Garner's case. A grand jury decided not to indict Daniel Pantaleo.
Community activists testified in front of the the New York City Council Monday at a hearing on proposed police reforms, amid an urgent push to improve interactions between civilians and authorities following outrage over police-involved killings.