3 killed, one injured in US shooting

 Three people were killed and one injured late Tuesday in a shooting in Baltimore city, less than an hour`s drive from the American capital, where rioting broke out in April after the death of a black man in police custody.

Three gunned down near college as killings surge in Baltimore

Gunmen killed three people and wounded one overnight near the University of Maryland, Baltimore, police said on Wednesday, the latest killings in a city that has seen an upturn in homicides following the death of Freddie Gray in April.

Gunmen kill 3, wound 1 near Baltimore university: Police

 Three people were killed and one was wounded when gunmen opened fire on a group of people on a street near the University of Maryland, Baltimore, police said on Wednesday.

Families of South Carolina church massacre victims offer forgiveness
Families of South Carolina church massacre victims offer forgiveness

Relatives of some of the nine black people gunned down while they studied the Bible at a historic South Carolina church offered tearful words of forgiveness on Friday to the 21-year-old white man charged with murdering their loved ones.

Six Baltimore police officers indicted over Freddie Gray death

A grand jury indicted six Baltimore police officers Thursday over the death of African-American man Freddie Gray in their custody last month, a state attorney said.

New video surfaces showing Freddie Gray arrest in Baltimore

 A new video has surfaced revealing a key part of the arrest of Freddie Gray, the Baltimore black man whose death from injuries he sustained while in police custody led to days of protests and a federal investigation. 

Prince turns from recluse to healer in Baltimore rally

Prince, the famously withdrawn and eccentric pop superstar, refashioned himself Sunday as a community healer as he led a peace concert in Baltimore.

Prince turns from recluse to healer in Baltimore rally

Prince, the famously withdrawn and eccentric pop superstar, refashioned himself Sunday as a community healer as he led a peace concert in Baltimore.

US rights record in UN spotlight

 The United Nations will on Monday review the US rights record, with police brutality and racism, mass surveillance and the legacy of the "war on terror" in the spotlight.

US launches federal probe of Baltimore police misconduct

 The US Department of Justice launched an investigation on Friday into whether police in Baltimore, recently hit by violent riots, have engaged in a pattern of unconstitutional discriminatory actions including excessive force.

Delaware Police releases video of white officer kicking black suspect

Police in Delaware have released video from a 2013 incident showing a black suspect being kicked in the face by a white officer who has been charged with assault.

US Justice Department to investigate Baltimore police: media

The US Justice Department will conduct a federal probe into Baltimore`s police department following riots triggered by the death of a black man under police arrest, the Washington Post reported Thursday.

Baltimore mayor requests US investigation of city police

 The US Justice Department is mulling a federal probe into Baltimore`s police department following riots in the city triggered by the death in custody of a black man, an official said Wednesday.

Baltimore police say man's gun discharged during arrest, no injuries

Baltimore police denied a media report on Monday they had shot a black man while trying to take him into custody, saying the man`s firearm went off accidentally while officers were arresting him and that no one was injured.

After Baltimore Americans say race relations bad

As Baltimore returns to an uneasy peace after riots over the police custody death of a black man, over six in ten Americans say race relations in the US are bad, the highest percentage since 1992, according to a new poll.

Barack Obama says inequality facing minority men behind unrest in Baltimore, Ferguson

Following a week of racially charged protests in Baltimore, US President Barack Obama on Monday said obstacles facing minority men from birth put them in a position of having "the odds stacked against them."

Baltimore lifts curfew, relief to many after unrest in Maryland city

The mayor of Baltimore on Sunday lifted a night curfew imposed on the city last week after a spate of looting and arson that followed the funeral of a young black man who died from injuries suffered while in the police custody.

Baltimore mayor announces immediate lifting of curfew

The mayor of Baltimore on Sunday lifted a nightly curfew that was implemented after residents in the US city rioted following the death of a man in police custody.

Protesters again defy curfew in Baltimore after officers charged

Hundreds of protesters broke the city of Baltimore`s curfew on Saturday and several were arrested, a day after six police officers were charged over the death of an African-American man in their custody.

Festive Baltimore rallies in hope after police charged

Thousands of people took to the streets of Baltimore on Saturday as anger over the death of a young black man turned to hopes for change following swift criminal charges against six police officers.