Baltimore Uprising

    Riot Erupts after Funeral for Freddie Gray in Police Custody

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Rioters plunged part of Baltimore into chaos Monday, torching a pharmacy, setting police cars ablaze and throwing bricks at officers hours after thousands mourned the man who died from a severe...

    Al Sharpton Heads to Baltimore

    Nationally recognized civil rights leader the Rev. Al Sharpton is heading to Baltimore this week in light of ongoing, increasingly violent protests over the death of Freddie Gray while in police custody. “I have been...

    Demonstration for Freddie Gray Marred by Violence

    (Updated 4/26/2015)  A largely peaceful demonstration that sought to keep the city’s focus on the lack of answers in the death of Freddie Gray was soured as day turned to evening April 25 when...

    Baltimore Demonstrators Take to Streets to Protest Killing of Freddie Gray

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Amid tears and cries for justice, demonstrators poured into the streets of Baltimore carrying signs emblazoned with the name of a man who died from a spinal injury he suffered while...

    Demonstrators Demand Halt to Water Shut-Offs

    City officials attempted to preempt a demonstration on April 16 against the city’s practice of turning off water to residential customers who have fallen behind on their bills, holding a press conference to highlight...

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