Violence

New report found that more than half of those homicides are due to domestic violence.

Young Thug posted a teaser for his upcoming album on IG recently that features a woman getting jumped by a group of masked females as she’s leaving an apparently strenuous workout. The girl is beaten unconsious, kidnapped and taken to another location where the walls are filled with chalked symbols and where candles are lit […]

Six-year-old Jeffrey Laney recently made an emotional plea to end gun violence in a video, which has gone viral and won more than 90,000 views.

A Chicago teen has been arrested in connection with the sexual assault of a 15-year-old girl that was streamed on Facebook Live.

A shooting spree in St. Louis left one person dead and six others critically injured on Friday.

During Friday's episode of "All In With Chris Hayes," Ja’Mal Green put Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel on blast for not addressing issues faced by the Black community.

“This was an unfortunate incident on the subway at Christmas time where lots of people lose their tempers," the woman's lawyer said in her defense.

A Cook County judge has ruled that Antonio Brown is not guilty of gun charges stemming the fatal shooting of his son, Amari, 7, in 2015.

A Brooklyn Assemblywoman was arrested this weekend after her 12-year-old son told authorities she hit him with a broomstick.

It’s been about a year since Tory Lanez, rapper behind the number one hit “Say It,” first came to the studio to visit “The Rickey Smiley Morning Show!” He talks about the cinematic quality of his album, and talks about his city of Toronto in comparison to life in the United States. He remarks on the […]

Rickey Smiley shares his impassioned response to news the 16 year-old-son of retired NFL linebacker Antonio Armstrong shot and killed both of his parents. Rickey discusses the warning signs that would show in a child who is capable of carrying out such a monstrous act. He draws on his previous experience raising children to explain […]