| Jul 20, 2013
| 11:06 AM
NEW YORK--The mother of Trayvon Martin broke down and wept Saturday as she spoke to hundreds of people who gathered in New York City for one of scores of rallies held nationwide to honor the teenager shot dead by George Zimmerman.
"It was a child, who...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 11:10 PM
George Zimmerman, found not guilty in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin, was pulled over by a Texas police officer on suspicion of speeding Sunday, according to a police report and video.
Zimmerman told the officer that he had a weapon in his glove...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 3:53 PM
Sanford police confirmed Monday they had delivered boxes of evidence from their investigation into George Zimmerman to the Federal Bureau of Investigation's Orlando office.
Capt. Jim McAuliffe said the delivery — which includes the gun Zimmerman...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 2:47 PM
Following a request from the FBI, the Sanford Police Department reported Thursday that it has halted its plan to return George Zimmerman's gun and other pieces of evidence used at his murder trial.
The move is a clear sign that the U.S. Department of...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 6:28 PM
Six hours after Lake Mary police announced Wednesday that they would not charge George Zimmerman with domestic violence, his estranged wife stood beside her attorney, who told reporters at a long, rambling news conference that she wants their marriage...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 2:26 PM
A panel of U.S. senators Tuesday dissected Florida's "stand your ground" law with the help of the mothers of two young black men shot to death in the state last year.
"The person who shot my son is walking the street today," said Sybrina Fulton,...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 4:58 PM
TALLAHASSEE — Florida lawmakers late Thursday voted down a bill to repeal the "stand your ground" law linked to the shooting death of teenager Trayvon Martin.
The 11-2 vote in the House Criminal Justice Subcommittee likely kills any repeal...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 3:28 PM
SANFORD — A beleaguered George Zimmerman walked out of the Seminole County Jail on Tuesday, free on bail from his latest brush with the law, an ugly domestic-violence episode that has turned uglier.
Assistant State Attorney Lymary Munoz...
| Nov 2, 2013
| 2:49 PM
Bernhard Goetz, the “subway vigilante” who set off a national debate about crime and race after he shot four black men in New York in 1984, has been arrested on drug charges.
Goetz, 65, was arrested about 6:30 p.m. Friday in New York after...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 10:39 AM
We don't know who Juror B37 is -- only that she isn't going to write a book about the George Zimmerman trial.
Except she was going to! Or at least until the juror's book agent fired her over Twitter, half a day after hiring her.
And maybe because...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 12:33 PM
"I believe I made a grave error in judgment in wanting to represent this story."
That's what Sharlene Martin wrote about her decision to take on Juror B37 as a client. The juror had been part of the trial of George Zimmerman, who shot and killed unarmed...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 12:45 PM
Over the weekend, while thousands of people in various cities across the United States were protesting the George Zimmerman trial verdict, one of the six jurors in the trial was apparently quite busy on the phone—with a literary agent.