Jonathan Franklin

The Washington Post

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New FBI data show reported hate crimes in the U.S. jumped in 2021

Tuesday, March 14, 2023

Nationally, the number of hate crimes reported by the FBI increased from 8,120 in 2020 to 9,065 in 2021.


A monument of Harriet Tubman now replaces a statue of Christopher Columbus in Newark

Monday, March 13, 2023

The title of the city's monument was inspired by Robert Hayden's 1962 poem entitled "Runaway Runagate," which references Tubman.


Stanford University investigates swastikas and Hitler image left on student's door

Monday, March 13, 2023

News of the instance of antisemitism is one of several hate incidents reported on Stanford's campus this academic year.


3 men found guilty in Ahmaud Arbery's murder file appeals of hate crime convictions

Friday, March 10, 2023

The 25-year-old Arbery was shot and killed after he was pursued by two of the men, who saw him running in their neighborhood in Brunswick, Ga., on Feb. 23, 2020. The third man filmed the encounter.


Former NBA star Shawn Kemp is released from jail after arrest in a drive-by shooting

Thursday, March 09, 2023

People close to Kemp say the case is one of self-defense, after the former Seattle SuperSonics star allegedly tracked down a stolen iPhone.


The City of Memphis says it has completed its investigation into Tyre Nichols' death

Tuesday, March 07, 2023

Nearly 20 hours of new footage and audio, along with accompanying documents, will be released to the public on Wednesday afternoon, officials say.


Rapper Nipsey Hussle's killer is sentenced to 60 years to life in prison

Wednesday, February 22, 2023

Eric R. Holder Jr. will likely remain in jail for the rest of his life for the murder of Nipsey Hussle, a beloved figure in south LA who was killed in 2019 outside his clothing store.


Six must-see films with Raquel Welch, from 'Fantastic Voyage' to 'Myra Breckinridge'

Thursday, February 16, 2023

The veteran film, television and stage actress died Wednesday morning at the age of 82, after a brief illness.


The Buffalo Tops shooter has been sentenced to life in prison without parole

Wednesday, February 15, 2023

The 19-year-old also faces 27 charges at the federal level, one of which carries a possible death sentence. He will make an appearance in federal court this week.


Ticketmaster faces a big test: Beyoncé's Renaissance tour

Tuesday, February 07, 2023

Beyonce tickets are on sale, but after the Taylor Swift debacle there are questions about whether Ticketmaster is up to the challenges.


What we know about the killing of Tyre Nichols

Saturday, January 28, 2023

Body cam footage of the brutal arrest in Memphis of the Black man has sparked protests in several cities. The five ex-officers involved face a litany of charges, including second-degree murder.


5 Memphis ex-police are charged with murder and jailed over the death of Tyre Nichols

Thursday, January 26, 2023

The five former officers each face a litany of charges, including second degree murder, aggravated assault, aggravated kidnapping, official misconduct and official oppression.


2 Memphis Fire Department employees are 'relieved of duty' after Tyre Nichols' death

Tuesday, January 24, 2023

Nichols died on Jan. 10, three days after he was stopped by Memphis police for reckless driving. Five Memphis police officers have been fired following an investigation into Nichols' death.


Victims of the Monterey Park, California shooting are starting to be identified

Monday, January 23, 2023

Authorities say they are searching for a motive for the deadly mass shooting that took place over the weekend in a city east of Los Angeles at the beginning of the Lunar New Year.


A San Francisco business owner is arrested after spraying homeless woman with a hose

Thursday, January 19, 2023

If convicted, 71-year-old Collier Gwin could face up to six months in county jail and a $2,000 fine, officials say. The case remains under investigation.


Here's where your money goes when you buy a ticket from a state-run lottery

Thursday, January 12, 2023

The Mega Millions' estimated jackpot has increased to a total of $1.35 billion — the second-largest jackpot in the game's history, officials say.


Damar Hamlin is discharged from Buffalo hospital and will continue rehab at home

Wednesday, January 11, 2023

Before being flown to Buffalo, N.Y., Hamlin had been treated for nearly a week at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center after going into cardiac arrest on the field during Monday Night Football.


Damar Hamlin's 'Did We Win?' shirts to raise money for first responders and hospital

Monday, January 09, 2023

The proceeds from the T-shirts will benefit first responders and the University of Cincinnati's Trauma Center where Hamlin had been receiving treatment.


Damar Hamlin has been released from a Cincinnati hospital and is back in Buffalo

Monday, January 09, 2023

Doctors say they are still unsure what caused Hamlin's collapse during the Monday Night Football game against the Cincinnati Bengals a week ago.


A Black 'Wall Street Journal' reporter was detained while working outside a bank

Saturday, January 07, 2023

The Phoenix Police Department says that it has launched an internal investigation following the arrest of Journal finance reporter Dion Rabouin, who was conducting interviews outside a Chase Bank.