MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – It’s another full weekend of football coming up, both in the NFL and NCAA. First order of business is a preview of the Georgia-Tennessee game. The Vols are coming off a high with a huge comeback win last weekend. The Dawgs… not so much. Does Coach Smart and his crew have […]
UPDATED 9/30/16 FORT VALLEY, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – The man charged with one count of aggravated assault on a peace officer turned himself into the Peach County Sheriff’s Office Friday. Lonnie Shaw has been released on a $20,000 dollar bond. His next court appearance will be on October 12. The incident happened on May 31 at […]
NEW YORK — Chants of “Allahu Akbar” are not what you’d expect to hear at a Brooklyn baseball diamond directly after “The Star-Spangled Banner.” But a 29-member all-Pakistan squad that last week visited the U.S. seeking a berth at the World Baseball Classic brought a new flavor to America’s pastime. As a former British colony, […]
A program that educates officers about subconscious stereotypes is getting traction among police departments across the nation. Hillary Clinton promoted the strategy earlier this week as a way to stop minorities from being unfairly targeted by cops — but research is still out on whether “implicit bias” training, which has only gained popularity in the […]
Demonstrators marched in the streets of Pasadena on Friday, protesting police involved in a confrontation that led to the death of a man. The protesters, many carrying signs, marched on streets, bringing traffic to a halt at some intersections. They came out after the girlfriend of the man who died demanded answers, claiming officers used […]
Nearly two dozen members of Congress sent a letter to the White House on Thursday requesting that the Obama administration intervene to stop construction of the controversial Dakota Access Pipeline in North Dakota. The two-page letter, co-signed by 19 members, was a direct call to action to an administration that has been the most progressive […]
Director Ava DuVernay‘s provocative new documentary “13th” — which will open the New York Film Festival on Friday — might be an unwelcome “October surprise” for both Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton. The film, with a title that refers to the Constitutional amendment barring slavery, is an in-depth look at America’s culture of mass incarceration […]
The department released cell phone and surveillance video of the incident. The department says officers at the scene were not aware Orlango was unarmed at the time and that he pulled out a vape smoking device and aimed it at the officers.
The department released cell phone and surveillance video of the incident. The department says officers at the scene were not aware Olango was unarmed at the time and that he pulled out a vape smoking device and aimed it at the officers.
Charlotte police on Friday said they would release all of the body cam and dashcam video recorded during the fatal shooting of Keith Lamont Scott by a police officer. A Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department statement said Scott’s family had requested in writing that all of the video taken of the deadly Sept. 20 encounter. The statement […]
A Tennessee school counselor is being hailed as a hero after talking a middle school student out of opening fire on his teachers. The 14-year-old walked into Sycamore Middle School in Pleasant View on Wednesday with a semi-automatic handgun around his waist and two magazines of ammunition, Cheatham County Sheriff Mike Breedlove said. The student […]