FBI: Hate crimes rose for the second straight year in 2016, with increases in attacks motivated by bias against blacks, Jews, Muslims and LGBT people.
On September 28, 2017, the Florida Supreme Court ruled that an individual who had successfully avoided criminal prosecution under the state’s “Stand Your Ground” law cannot presume immunity in civil actions stemming from the same incident.
Las Vegas investigators to question girlfriend for clues to what drove Stephen Paddock to slaughter 59 people from his high-rise hotel suite.
A car plowed into a crowd of people protesting a white nationalist rally in Virginia, killing one person, sending at least 26 others to hospitals.
A student with a large hunting knife stabbed at least four people on the University of Texas campus, killing one and seriously wounding the others before surrendering to police.
With police now calling it a hate crime, a black man allegedly set out to kill as many white people as he could on Tuesday, gunning down three men on the streets of downtown Fresno.
A white racist accused of fatally stabbing a 66-year-old stranger because he was black says he'd intended it as "a practice run."
A gunfight broke out inside a crowded Cincinnati nightclub early Sunday, leaving one man dead and 15 other people wounded.
A 16-year-old student who had troubled relations with his peers opened fire at a high school in France on Thursday, wounding three other students and the principal who tried to intervene.