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50 years ago, on 4 April 1968, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. – the leader of the civil rights movement in America – was shot dead in cold blood. On that day, Dr. ... It was the issues of poverty, class and anti-war that were pushing Dr. King further in the direction of Malcolm X. For this reason, he was murdered.
According to the Hollywood Reporter, Ryan Murphy has recruited legendary actress Joan Collins to join the anthology series for a future installment.The actress is best known for playing the iconic Alexis Carrington on the famed soap opera, Dynasty. She currently stars as the Grand Duchess on E!'s ...

American Crime Story has already tackled two of the most talked-about criminal cases in U.S. history with the trial of O.J. Simpson and the assassination of Gianni Versace. A future season of the series was originally slated to cover the Bill Clinton/Monica Lewinsky sex scandal of the late 1990s, but that's no ...
The father of a 4-year-old boy who was found unresponsive in a Slidell backyard swimming pool last month is accused of being engaged in illegal drug activity in the home as the child drowned, Slidell Police said Wednesday (April 4). Zachary Brooks, 24, the father of Timothy Brooks, has been booked with ...
There's a vast, undiagnosed epidemic of PTSD in communities of color plagued by violence, and many young men are struggling to cope on their own. ..... and community organizations to drive down New Orleans's murder rate by utilizing a range of new criminal-justice and public-health approaches.
A panel of experts discussed the impacts of climate change that not only force women to move, but also put them disproportionately at risk. ... “Increased desperation may push affected populations into the hands of criminal actors and even into colluding with them as seen in instances of men selling their ...

And for many Puerto Ricans like Ortiz, this adopted mainland holiday kicks off a marathon of revelry, where families feast on a pork-filled turkey called ..... PTSD, depression, and anxiety roughly doubled in the months after Hurricane Katrina hit the Gulf Coast in 2005, a federally funded study published by ...
The second season of American Crime Story finished airing with last night's finale episode, but the series that chronicled the murder of fashion designer Gianni Versace was actually supposed to air as Season 3. Season 2 was slated to explore the events of Hurricane Katrina as an adaptation of the ...
After the planned second season—on Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath—hit some production snags, a very different story kicked off in January. American Crime Story: The Assassination of Gianni Versace had all the makings of a semi-sequel that would fit comfortably within the mood of O.J. (At the very ...
"That's a show where we have a lot of things cooking. We literally just edited the [Versace] finale last week, so we haven't made that decision yet," he said. "We're never going to have a Crime Story unless we have the scripts down. I think the reason why Versace went next is because Tom Rob Smith had ...
(Want to get this briefing by email? Here's the sign-up.) Good morning. Here's what you need to know: “How many children have to get shot?” • Those were the words of the father of a student killed last week at a Florida high school as he pressed President Trump to act. “It should have been one school ...
He must first return to his post-Hurricane Katrina residence in Missouri as a condition of his parole, but he hopes eventually to rejoin relatives in New ... As a triple offender, Noble would not have been eligible for parole until the criminal justice reforms passed by the Legislature last year, according to Park.
The Louisiana's 4th Circuit Court of Appeals upheld the murder conviction and life sentence of a man involved in the shooting death of man outside the ... that Varnado's recantation was induced by fear of retribution, once his location was discovered by defendant's associates following Hurricane Katrina.
The department failed its first major test when Hurricane Katrina struck New Orleans in 2005. FEMA Director Michael ... And the arrest of people without criminal records doubled after Trump reversed Obama-era guidelines that prioritized undocumented immigrants with convictions. ICE has become the ...
He must first return to his post-Hurricane Katrina residence in Missouri as a condition of his parole, but he hopes eventually to rejoin relatives in New ... As a triple offender, Noble would not have been eligible for parole until the criminal justice reforms passed by the Legislature last year, according to Park.
Criminal justice advocates and prison system officials have long been concerned that housing so many prisoners with local sheriffs could interfere with the state's criminal justice overhaul and Gov. ... Turlich's predecessor, Jif Hingle, built a new jail after Hurricane Katrina destroyed the previous facility.
... to rise in popularity. But, as these examples show, associations with controversy, disaster or mass murder can also cause a name's popularity to tank. ... named Katrina. Interestingly, a 2012 New York Times report found a 9 percent increase in names that begin with the letter K following Hurricane Katrina.

“For years ISIS had brutally tortured and murdered Christians, Jews, religious minorities, and countless Muslims,” Trump told the annual gathering of leaders in religion and government .... When Hurricane Katrina hit their home state of Louisiana in 2005, the water knew no political boundaries, Scalise said.
Criminal District Court Judge Keva Landrum-Johnson set Brant's total bail at $3 million. All four killings came in the midst of a post-Hurricane Katrina crime spike that spurred angry protests by residents in front of City Hall. In 2007, the city reached a post-Katrina peak of 209 murders despite its diminished ...
By 2004, the year before Hurricane Katrina, the number of crimes had grown to nearly twice the total reported in 2017, with 20,119 offenses. That number included 43 murders and 160 rapes. The number of reported crimes has steadily dropped since 2013, when the Sheriff's Office responded to 14,354 ...
Almost six months after Hurricane Maria ravaged Puerto Rico, residents continue to suffer from the breakdown of a criminal justice system that was ... has exacerbated stress” in many families hit hardest by the storm, and contributed as well to a number of “murder-suicides” related to domestic conflicts.
Hurricane Harvey was barreling toward Texas when a Houston man fled with his wife, baby and nearly 7 kilos of cocaine. ... the car on Interstate 10 near the Mississippi Welcome Center for careless driving, reporting the car had crossed the fog line, a DEA Task Force agent wrote in a criminal complaint.
Brad Simpson and Nina Jacobson are executive producers on American Crime Story. After the captivating and award winning first season, The People Vs. O.J. Simpson, there were some hold-ups. The next season was supposed to be about Hurricane Katrina, followed by the Gianni Versace murder.
Others include World War I, the Spanish flu epidemic, serial murder, police procedures, race relations, the New Orleans Mafia, and the construction of the Industrial Canal, which links Lake Pontchartrain to the Mississippi River (and whose catastrophic breach during Hurricane Katrina looms meaningfully ...
Based on the series' first installment, it's likely that after opening with a murder, the season would then continue on to the ongoing FBI investigation, the .... Gianni Versace is a great follow-up to O.J. Simpson—and especially over a Hurricane Katrina season—for a number of reasons, but a big one is that the ...
In fact, he launched his 1980 presidential bid outside of Philadelphia, Mississippi, site of the much-publicized 1964 murder of three civil rights workers ... that inevitably led to mass incarceration of multitudes of African Americans and George W. Bush's tepid response to Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans and ...
During George W. Bush's tenure, the disaster of Hurricane Katrina highlighted how decades of backlash-influenced policy left black and brown communities in the Mississippi River watershed defenseless against catastrophe. Still, Donald Trump is the likely apotheosis of the form. He has exhibited no ...
Some have called Donald Trump the most racist U.S. president in modern times, if not the most racist president ever, for his crude and highly offensive comments calling Haiti and African nations “shithole countries.” However, Trump does not stand alone. As dangerous and violent as his words are today, ...
That was going to focus on the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, relying heavily on Sheri Fink's book "Five Days at Memorial: Life and Death in a Storm-Ravaged Hospital." That now will be the third season. "The Assassination of Gianni Versace" doesn't seem rushed so much as fuzzy and uncertain. In fact ...
Deputies arrested 18-year-old Gerjuan Demarcus Jackson Tuesday. All three suspects lived in Mobile, Alabama. Jackson, a subcontractor for FEMA contractor, Vanguard, had originally met with Reiss following Hurricane Irma when he was sent to assess the damage done to his Polk City home. He quickly ...
Gypsy Rose Blanchard on Munchausen-by-Proxy Mom She Murdered: 'She Physically Chained Me to the Bed' .... The two became well-known locally after losing everything in Hurricane Katrina and moving to Springfield, where Dee Dee's con led to public appearances for her daughter, visits with ...
How a young woman forced to used a wheel chair, treated for several illnesses ended up in prison for her mother's murder .... After Hurricane Katrina ravaged their home in Slidell, Louisiana, Gypsy, then 14, and her mother moved to Springfield, Missouri, where they eventually settled into a house built by ...
A sudden rise in Houston's murder rate could be tied to post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) caused by Hurricane Harvey, the Texan city's mayor has said. ... In the case of Hurricane Katrina, nearly half of survivors suffered from some form of mental health distress after the storm subsided, according to a ...
The family moved to Dallas from New Orleans in 2005 after Hurricane Katrina. He played football at Roosevelt High School graduating in 2012. He attended college for a year and was working at a supermarket. He'd enrolled to return to college at the time of his death. His daughter, Niri, was just five months ...
Criminal District Court Judge Byron C. Williams immediately ordered Shannon to be relieved from the conditions of his bail. ... His trial was long delayed by the chaos of the city's post-Hurricane Katrina justice system and by prosecutors' decision to repeatedly bring and dismiss indictments against him.
There's only three times in history that we've had a double digit reduction in crime, and one of those years was (after Hurricane) Katrina," interim Jefferson ... Last year, deputies responded to 11,471 reports of crimes that fall into the seven major categories reported annually to the FBI: murder, rape, robbery, ...
Simmons had already warned about Barnes, who broke up his International Response Team unit from Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders. (So that's what the ratings police look like.) This is what it's come to. The BAU spent Criminal Minds Season 12 chasing escaped serial killers. Now their new villain is an ...
Kelley Tremblay, 59, pleaded guilty in October to one count of first-degree criminal sexual act, a felony. Tremblay admitted he engaged ... Von Wellsheim needed a way to help new friends in New Orleans who were recovering from devastation caused by 2005's Hurricane Katrina. "I had gone down to New ...
Russel Honore, who was in charge of the massive search-and-rescue mission in New Orleans following Hurricane Katrina, is proposing a plan to use the U.S. military as ... When the lives of those she cares about are put in jeopardy by the cleverest, most violent criminal she's pursued, she is unstoppable.
Celebrated journalist Jeff Koinange has finally lifted the lid on an alleged rape incident that led to his sacking at the Cable News Network (CNN), ... he's done (Hurricane) Katrina, he's done this, he's done that… winning awards left, right and centre… so that PHD syndrome, (Pull Him or Her Down), I've ...
In 2006, Bobb's son was murdered by a transient. The gunman, a New Orleans native, had committed a murder in Houston, where he'd been relocated after Hurricane Katrina, then fled to New Iberia. He hadn't been in town long before a “beef” led to a midnight shooting that left Bobb's son, Jamon Monty ...
It spans from the Stone Age and Native American cultures through the Great Mississippi River Flood of 1927 to Hurricane Katrina. Blount said the civil rights museum ... Another major contribution came from the family of murdered Hattiesburg NAACP leader Vernon Dahmer. He was targeted for offering to ...
Reliable FBI data since 1965 on East Baton Rouge Parish homicides has been made available by a nonprofit group called the Murder Accountability Project. The FBI's statistics ... The parish homicide total last year dropped to 62, a celebrated low point that had not been seen since before Hurricane Katrina.
The Houma-based Bayou Community Foundation was created in 2012 after years of local disasters that included multiple hurricanes and the 2010 Gulf oil ... After Hurricane Katrina and the 2010 Gulf oil spill, local residents watched as donations from around the country and the world came in to help the ...
Mississippi's former history museum was closed after Hurricane Katrina ripped apart its roof in 2005. The two new museums will expand the way the state's history is presented, from?prehistoric times to the Civil Rights Movement and beyond. Both museums will use Mississippi's rich tradition of storytelling ...
In one sense this is nothing new, but the IDPAD demands a more precise definition and recognition of the current escalating criminal assault on both ... disaster— e.g., the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina in 2005 changed the racial demographic of what had been a predominantly Black New Orleans, La.”.
POMPANO BEACH (CBSMiami) – The case is already sad enough – a man riding his bicycle was struck and killed by a BSO deputy in Pompano Beach on Tuesday. But now that tragedy is compounded by the fact that the deputy involved is a man already deeply touched by personal tragedy. BSO says ...
“You learn you have other mayors you can call on, when you have questions about criminal justice, budget and finance, police or when tragedy ... Cantrell had lunch Tuesday with several Kennedy School professors who helped her when she was an activist after Hurricane Katrina scrambling to head off a ...
US woman serving 10 years jail for her role in mother's murder does ... heard her mother's screams for help as a knifeman murdered her, and did nothing. ... In 2005, they lost their house to Hurricane Katrina, and instead of ...
Tuesday's episode, titled "Mother Knows Best: A Story of Munchausen By Proxy and Murder," included home videos from Gypsy's childhood, interviews with Gypsy's father and stepmother, as well as media ... Gypsy and Dee Dee Blanchard came to Springfield from Louisiana after Hurricane Katrina.


 

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