Brett Carlsen/Getty ImagesThe city of Louisville, Kentucky, has reached a record $12 million settlement with the family of Breonna Taylor, the emergency medical technician shot to death by police in her own home. The settlement was announced by city officials and Taylor’s family on Tuesday afternoon and includes a major police reform package. Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer began […]

kali9/iStockBY: JOSHUA HOYOS AND IVAN PEREIRA, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — Investigators from two states are looking into a fatal accident that took place in South Dakota on Saturday night and involved state Attorney General Jason Ravnsborg, who initially told the authorities his car hit a deer. Ravnsborg, 44, was traveling west on U.S. Highway […]

ABC NewsBY: IVAN PEREIRA, MIKE TREW, and CONOR FINNEGAN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) — The family of Harry Dunn, a British 19-year-old who died last year after his motorcycle was struck by the vehicle of an America diplomat’s wife, filed a wrongful death lawsuit on Wednesday. Radd Seiger, an adviser for Dunn’s parents, said in a statement […]

Nathan Howard/Getty ImagesBY: MEREDITH DELISO, ABC NEWS     (PORTLAND, Wash.) —  Police found clothing and ammunition connecting a suspect killed during an encounter with authorities Thursday to the death of a pro-Trump protester in Portland, Oregon, days earlier, officials said. Michael Reinoehl, 48, was wanted for murder in the second degree with a firearm and […]

kali9/iStockBy BILL HUTCHINSON and WILLIAM MANSELL, ABC News (MINNEAPOLIS) — Violence erupted in Minneapolis overnight when protesters took to the streets, some looting and vandalizing businesses, after social media posts wrongly claimed officers fatally shot a Black man who police alleged died by suicide following his involvement in a homicide. At least six people were […]

Courtesy of NetflixNia Long is stepping into uncharted territory with her latest full-length feature Fatal Affair. In the new project, Long plays Ellie Warren, a wife and mother who finds herself the target of an ex-lover’s dangerous desires after a brief encounter. Long tells ABC Audio that working on the psychological thriller was a new and welcoming […]

Stewart Trial AttorneysBy BILL HUTCHINSON, ABC News (ATLANTA) — The fired Atlanta police officer who fatally shot Rayshard Brooks in the parking lot of a Wendy’s restaurant violated at least seven police department policies governing the use of force, including kicking the victim after allegedly shooting him in the back and failing to immediately administer […]

iStock/ChiccoDodiFC(LOUISVILLE) — BY: ANTHONY RIVAS A police chief has been fired and two officers are on administrative leave after a barbecue business owner in the West End of Louisville, Kentucky, was shot dead by law enforcement trying to enforce curfew amid protests over a previous police shooting, officials said. David McAtee, who owned YaYa’s BBQ, […]

ABC NewsBy MINA KAJI, LUKE BARR and AMANDA MAILE, ABC News (NEW YORK) — Stay-at-home orders are keeping more people off the roads, but police across the country are reporting a rise in reckless driving. In Connecticut, traffic has been cut in half compared to last year, but fatal motor vehicle accidents are up by […]

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