R. Kelly Found Guilty Of All Counts In Sex Trafficking, Racketeering TrialJurors began deliberations last Friday after hearing six weeks of testimony from 50 witnesses, including 45 for the prosecution.
Chicago Police Officer Ella French Honored In Tribute In Lower Manhattan On 9/11 AnniversaryChicago Police Officer Ella French was killed in the line of duty last month, and 800 miles away in New York on the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, there was a very moving tribute for the fallen officer.
Jury Selection Starts Monday In NY Federal Trial Against R. KellyNew York lawyers in the case against R. Kelly are starting the process of picking jurors for his trial.
Judge Agrees To Delay Opening Statements In R. Kelly's New York Sex Trafficking TrialR. Kelly’s lawyers will have a little more time to prepare for the singer’s New York sex trafficking trial.
R. Kelly Transferred From Chicago To New York In Advance Of Trial ThereR. Kelly is being transferred from federal prison in Chicago to a facility in New York in advance of his scheduled trial there.
Mayor Lightfoot Calls Sexual Harassment Claims Against New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo 'Distressing,' But Wants To Wait For InvestigationAt a news conference Wednesday, Mayor Lori Lightfoot called the allegations of sexual harassment against New York state Gov. Andrew Cuomo “distressing” and said a reckoning is already happening, but stopped short of specifically calling on Cuomo to resign.
Wrongful Death Suit Filed On Behalf Of Daniel Prude's KidsThe suit in U.S. District Court announced Monday cites the actions of the Rochester police and what it calls an "attempted cover-up" by the department and city government.
Grand Jury Declines To Indict Officers In Death Of Daniel Prude, Chicago Man Who Died While Being Restrained By Police In Rochester, N.Y.No officers will be charged following an investigation into the death of Daniel Prude, a 41-year-old Black man from Chicago who died after being restrained by Rochester police last year.
A Look Back 40 Years Later: The Scene In Chicago And The CBS 2 Newsroom After John Lennon Was Assassinated In New YorkTuesday marks 40 years since John Lennon was assassinated outside his building in New York.
R. Kelly's New York Trial Rescheduled For April After Multiple Virus DelaysFederal prosecutors in New York have accused Kelly of using his fame to recruit young women and girls for illegal sexual activity. The racketeering case also accuses him of kidnapping, sexual exploitation of a child, and forced labor.
Emails Show Lengths To Which Rochester Police Went To Delay Body Cam Video In Daniel Prude CaseNewly-revealed emails show the great lengths police in Rochester, New York went to delay the release of body cam video from Daniel Prude’s death in custody back in March.
Rochester Mayor Abruptly Fires Police Chief In Wake Of Death Of Chicago Man Daniel Prude In CustodyRochester, New York Mayor Lovely Warren abruptly fired that city’s police chief Monday, in the wake of the death of Chicago man Daniel Prude in police custody back in March.
Rochester Police Chief, Entire Command Staff Retiring Less Than A Week After Controversy Erupted Over Chicago Man Daniel Prude's DeathRochester, New York police Chief La’Ron Singletary and his entire command staff are retiring less than a week after protests erupted over the death of Daniel Prude, a Black man from Chicago, in Rochester police custody.
Naked With 'Spit Hoods' On, Rochester Protesters Decry Daniel Prude's DeathPrude, a 41-year-old Black man from Chicago, died after police found him running naked in a street March 23, put a hood over his head to stop him from spitting, then held him down for about two minutes until he stopped breathing.
Rochester Mayor Promises Police Reform In Wake Of Death Of Chicago Man Daniel PrudeRochester Mayor Lovely Warren promised reforms are coming to the city's police department as community elders sought to bring calmer minds to a fifth night of demonstrations Sunday over the March death of Daniel Prude, a Black man from Chicago who lost consciousness after police in Rochester held him down with a hood over his head.