Attorney John Burris Speaks On Trial Verdict
Travis McMichael, Gregory McMichael and William "Roddie" Bryan were found guilty in the death of Ahmaud Arbery Wednesday.
John Burris, the criminal defense and civil rights attorney who served as co-counsel in the Rodney King civil trial, sits down with Newsy’s Chance Seales to discuss Wednesday’s guilty verdicts in the murder trial over the killing of Ahmaud Arbery.
Another Insitution Is Taking 'Oriental' Out Of Its Name
In 2016, President Obama signed a law removing the word "oriental" from federal language and replacing it with "Asian Americans."By Newsy
Hakeem Jeffries To Become Youngest, 1st Black Congressional Leader
Jeffries, 52, is set to become the new leader of Democrats in the House of Representatives as Speaker Nancy Pelosi steps down.By J. Scott Applewhite / AP
Buffalo Gunman Pleads Guilty In Racist Supermarket Massacre
He pleaded guilty to all the charges in the grand jury indictment, including murder, murder as a hate crime and hate-motivated domestic terrorism.By Joshua Bessex / AP
Why Isn't There An RSV Vaccine?
In a press release Pfizer says its maternal shot was 69% effective in preventing severe RSV infection in infants 0-6 months.By Damian Dovarganes / AP
How Did Evergreen Trees Become A Christmas Symbol?
Early Americans with strong Christian beliefs denounced Christmas trees, calling it a pagan symbol.By Yorgos Karahalis / AP
'Don't Say Gay' Florida Lawmaker Indicted On Fraud Charges
Florida Rep. Joe Harding is being charged with two counts of wire fraud, two counts of money laundering and two counts of making false statements.By Phelan M. Ebenhack / AP