Rodney King

Latest stories

1h
The Seattle Times
6 road-trip apps to make the miles fly byHistory Channel, will alert you about nearby places where interesting things ha
6 road-trip apps to make the miles fly by
The Seattle Times / Posted an hour ago
History Channel, will alert you about nearby places where interesting things happened. That can be serious, such as the Rodney King trial in Simi Valley, Calif., which led to rioting in Los Angeles after the acquittal of four white police... Read more
1h
TribLIVE
6 road-trip apps to make the miles fly bythe History Channel, will alert you about nearby places where interesting thing
6 road-trip apps to make the miles fly by
TribLIVE / Posted an hour ago
the History Channel, will alert you about nearby places where interesting things happened. That can be serious, such as the Rodney King trial in Simi Valley, Calif. For something lighter, how about the New York apartment where baseball legend Mickey... Read more
15h
The Columbian
Man, city collide in ‘O.J.: Made in America’to King It’s easy, and accurate, to connect Simpson’s acquittal to that of the
Man, city collide in ‘O.J.: Made in America’
The Columbian / Posted 15 hours ago
to King It’s easy, and accurate, to connect Simpson’s acquittal to that of the police officers who viciously beat Rodney King and the riots that followed. But the notion of “payback” is far too simplistic. And to prove that, “Made in... Read more
1d
USA Today
With settlements come cynicism, judgment of familiesfamily, little more was said by any of the parties involved, especially the def
With settlements come cynicism, judgment of families
USA Today / Posted yesterday
family, little more was said by any of the parties involved, especially the defendants. When Los Angeles was ordered to pay Rodney King more than $3 million in damages, City Attorney James K. Hahn called the resolution “a satisfactory result,” and... Read more
9 related stories
1d
KVUE-TV Austin
With settlements come cynicism, judgment of familiesfamily, little more was said by any of the parties involved, especially the def
With settlements come cynicism, judgment of families
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted yesterday
family, little more was said by any of the parties involved, especially the defendants. When Los Angeles was ordered to pay Rodney King more than $3 million in damages, City Attorney James K. Hahn called the resolution “a satisfactory result,” and... Read more
9 related stories
1d
WCSH 6 Portland
With settlements come cynicism, judgment of familiesfamily, little more was said by any of the parties involved, especially the def
With settlements come cynicism, judgment of families
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted yesterday
family, little more was said by any of the parties involved, especially the defendants. When Los Angeles was ordered to pay Rodney King more than $3 million in damages, City Attorney James K. Hahn called the resolution “a satisfactory result,” and... Read more
9 related stories
1d
WXIA-TV Atlanta
With settlements come cynicism, judgment of familiesfamily, little more was said by any of the parties involved, especially the def
With settlements come cynicism, judgment of families
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted yesterday
family, little more was said by any of the parties involved, especially the defendants. When Los Angeles was ordered to pay Rodney King more than $3 million in damages, City Attorney James K. Hahn called the resolution “a satisfactory result,” and... Read more
9 related stories
1d
WTSP-TV Tampa
With settlements come cynicism, judgment of familiesfamily, little more was said by any of the parties involved, especially the def
With settlements come cynicism, judgment of families
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted yesterday
family, little more was said by any of the parties involved, especially the defendants. When Los Angeles was ordered to pay Rodney King more than $3 million in damages, City Attorney James K. Hahn called the resolution “a satisfactory result,” and... Read more
9 related stories
1d
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
With settlements come cynicism, judgment of familiesfamily, little more was said by any of the parties involved, especially the def
With settlements come cynicism, judgment of families
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted yesterday
family, little more was said by any of the parties involved, especially the defendants. When Los Angeles was ordered to pay Rodney King more than $3 million in damages, City Attorney James K. Hahn called the resolution “a satisfactory result,” and... Read more
9 related stories
1d
WLTX-TV Columbia
With settlements come cynicism, judgment of familiesfamily, little more was said by any of the parties involved, especially the def
With settlements come cynicism, judgment of families
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted yesterday
family, little more was said by any of the parties involved, especially the defendants. When Los Angeles was ordered to pay Rodney King more than $3 million in damages, City Attorney James K. Hahn called the resolution “a satisfactory result,” and... Read more
9 related stories
1d
WLBZ Bangor
With settlements come cynicism, judgment of familiesfamily, little more was said by any of the parties involved, especially the def
With settlements come cynicism, judgment of families
WLBZ Bangor / Posted yesterday
family, little more was said by any of the parties involved, especially the defendants. When Los Angeles was ordered to pay Rodney King more than $3 million in damages, City Attorney James K. Hahn called the resolution “a satisfactory result,” and... Read more
9 related stories
1d
WKYC Cleveland
With settlements come cynicism, judgment of familiesfamily, little more was said by any of the parties involved, especially the def
With settlements come cynicism, judgment of families
WKYC Cleveland / Posted yesterday
family, little more was said by any of the parties involved, especially the defendants. When Los Angeles was ordered to pay Rodney King more than $3 million in damages, City Attorney James K. Hahn called the resolution “a satisfactory result,” and... Read more
9 related stories
1d
13 WMAZ Macon
With settlements come cynicism, judgment of familiesfamily, little more was said by any of the parties involved, especially the def
With settlements come cynicism, judgment of families
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted yesterday
family, little more was said by any of the parties involved, especially the defendants. When Los Angeles was ordered to pay Rodney King more than $3 million in damages, City Attorney James K. Hahn called the resolution “a satisfactory result,” and... Read more
9 related stories
1d
FOX 2 News St. Louis
Controversial Police Encounters Fast FactsHere’s a look at controversial police encounters in the news. 1991 – Los Angel
Controversial Police Encounters Fast Facts
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted yesterday
Here’s a look at controversial police encounters in the news. 1991 – Los Angeles – Rodney King March 3, 1991 – Motorist Rodney King is beaten by LAPD officers after King leads police on a high-speed chase through Los Angeles County. George Holliday... Read more
2d
PhysOrg
Six road-trip apps to make the miles fly byHistory Channel, will alert you about nearby places where interesting things ha
Six road-trip apps to make the miles fly by
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
History Channel, will alert you about nearby places where interesting things happened. That can be serious, such as the Rodney King trial in Simi Valley, California, which led to rioting in Los Angeles after the acquittal of four white police... Read more
2 related stories
2d
Philly.com
6 road-trip apps to make the miles fly byHistory Channel, will alert you about nearby places where interesting things ha
6 road-trip apps to make the miles fly by
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
History Channel, will alert you about nearby places where interesting things happened. That can be serious, such as the Rodney King trial in Simi Valley, California, which led to rioting in Los Angeles after the acquittal of four white police... Read more
2 related stories
2d
ABC News
6 Road-Trip Apps to Make the Miles Fly ByHistory Channel, will alert you about nearby places where interesting things ha
6 Road-Trip Apps to Make the Miles Fly By
ABC News / Posted 2 days ago
History Channel, will alert you about nearby places where interesting things happened. That can be serious, such as the Rodney King trial in Simi Valley, California, which led to rioting in Los Angeles after the acquittal of four white police... Read more
2 related stories
2d
The Record Searchlight
6 road-trip apps to make the miles fly byHistory Channel, will alert you about nearby places where interesting things ha
6 road-trip apps to make the miles fly by
The Record Searchlight / Posted 2 days ago
History Channel, will alert you about nearby places where interesting things happened. That can be serious, such as the Rodney King trial in Simi Valley, California, which led to rioting in Los Angeles after the acquittal of four white police... Read more
2 related stories
3d
The Florida Times-Union
Ron Littlepage: It's time to lower our voices - and cool down our heated rhetoricThis is me blowing against the wind again. To quote Rodney King from another p
Ron Littlepage: It's time to lower our voices - and cool down our heated rhetoric
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 3 days ago
This is me blowing against the wind again. To quote Rodney King from another place and another time not so long ago when divisions were also raging, “Can we all get along?” Our presidential politics have devolved into schoolyard taunts. We are... Read more
3d
Wired News
A Severed Head, Two Cops, and the Radical Future of InterrogationOn the face of it, LA is an unlikely candidate for police-suspect rapport-build
A Severed Head, Two Cops, and the Radical Future of Interrogation
Wired News / Posted 3 days ago
On the face of it, LA is an unlikely candidate for police-suspect rapport-building. This is the town where cops beat Rodney King in 1991, where they killed an unarmed veteran on live TV after a high-speed chase in 2013. What’s more, LA has... Read more
4d
NBC News
'O.J.: Made in America' Is About The Ex-NFL Star And Its Audiencefrom decades of biased police practices that culminated with the acquittal of t
'O.J.: Made in America' Is About The Ex-NFL Star And Its Audience
NBC News / Posted 4 days ago
from decades of biased police practices that culminated with the acquittal of the mostly white officers who beat the late Rodney King (and the less well known community service sentence for Korean grocer Soon Ja Du, who was caught on camera... Read more
4d
examiner.com
Funk rockers Fishbone set for Music Box this Thursday, May 26this powerful. So that fed a whole other thing within us as well. It was an amazi
Funk rockers Fishbone set for Music Box this Thursday, May 26th
examiner.com / Posted 4 days ago
is powerful. So that fed a whole other thing within us as well. It was an amazing time. But then you culminate with the Rodney King beating and things like that, you know [laughs]? EXAMINER: Yeah, the movie delves into that ugly bit of history... Read more
6d
Chicago Tribune
Why 'O.J.: Made in America' might be the first television show to win an Oscartroubled past. It's easy, and accurate, to connect Simpson's acquittal to that
Why 'O.J.: Made in America' might be the first television show to win an Oscar
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
troubled past. It's easy, and accurate, to connect Simpson's acquittal to that of the police officers who viciously beat Rodney King and the riots that followed. But the notion of "payback" is far too simplistic. And to prove that, “Made in... Read more
73 related stories
7d
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
ESPN's 'O.J.: Made in America' a master class on race, sports and mediacases of a store owner who killed black teenager Latasha Harlins, and white pol
ESPN's 'O.J.: Made in America' a master class on race, sports and media
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 7 days ago
cases of a store owner who killed black teenager Latasha Harlins, and white police officers videotaped beating motorist Rodney King. The expansive format does allow Edelman to provide abundant coverage of Simpson's football career -- both at... Read more
73 related stories
7d
Los Angeles Times
'O.J.: Made in America' is a movie so compelling you want it never to end ... even at 7-plus hourssituations. The killing of Eula Love over an unpaid gas bill, the wrecking of a
'O.J.: Made in America' is a movie so compelling you want it never to end ... even at 7-plus hours
Los Angeles Times / Posted 7 days ago
situations. The killing of Eula Love over an unpaid gas bill, the wrecking of apartments at 39th and Dalton, the beating of Rodney King, the lack of prison time for the killer of Latasha Harlins, and more. It all combined, L.A. County Supervisor... Read more
73 related stories
7d
Los Angeles Times
'O.J.: Made in America' is so compelling you want it never to end ... even at 7-plus hourssituations. The killing of Eula Love over an unpaid gas bill, the wrecking of a
'O.J.: Made in America' is so compelling you want it never to end ... even at 7-plus hours
Los Angeles Times / Posted 7 days ago
situations. The killing of Eula Love over an unpaid gas bill, the wrecking of apartments at 39th and Dalton, the beating of Rodney King, the lack of prison time for the killer of Latasha Harlins, and more. It all combined, L.A. County Supervisor... Read more
7d
Los Angeles Times
Why 'O.J.: Made in America' might be the first television show to win an Oscartroubled past. It's easy, and accurate, to connect Simpson's acquittal to that
Why 'O.J.: Made in America' might be the first television show to win an Oscar
Los Angeles Times / Posted 7 days ago
troubled past. It's easy, and accurate, to connect Simpson's acquittal to that of the police officers who viciously beat Rodney King and the riots that followed. But the notion of "payback" is far too simplistic. And to prove that, “Made in... Read more
73 related stories
8d
Mail & Guardian
Universities need stumbling stones to see the world anewimperative. In 1992, riots ripped through parts of Los Angeles after the acquit
Universities need stumbling stones to see the world anew
Mail & Guardian / Posted 8 days ago
imperative. In 1992, riots ripped through parts of Los Angeles after the acquittal of the police officers who had beaten Rodney King. At the time, the riots were described as the spontaneous combustion of discarded people. In a letter to her... Read more
9d
Perth Now
Jury finds George Zimmerman not guilty in Trayvon Martin murder trialfirst round in the pursuit of justice.'' "We intend to ask the Department of J
Jury finds George Zimmerman not guilty in Trayvon Martin murder trial
Perth Now / Posted 9 days ago
first round in the pursuit of justice.'' "We intend to ask the Department of Justice to move forward as they did in the Rodney King case and we will closely monitor the civil case against Mr. Zimmerman,'' Sharpton said, adding that he will... Read more
1156 related stories
11d
The Kitsap Sun
Feds to review police agency at center of Walter Scott casefor the Justice Department to conduct such investigations came under a 1994 civ
Feds to review police agency at center of Walter Scott case
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 11 days ago
for the Justice Department to conduct such investigations came under a 1994 civil rights law passed after black motorist Rodney King was videotaped being beaten by police in Los Angeles. A jury's acquittal of the officers set off riots in 1992,... Read more
203 related stories
11d
Wichita Falls Times Record News
Feds to review police agency at center of Walter Scott casefor the Justice Department to conduct such investigations came under a 1994 civ
Feds to review police agency at center of Walter Scott case
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 11 days ago
for the Justice Department to conduct such investigations came under a 1994 civil rights law passed after black motorist Rodney King was videotaped being beaten by police in Los Angeles. A jury's acquittal of the officers set off riots in 1992,... Read more
203 related stories
11d
The Record Searchlight
Feds to review police agency at center of Walter Scott casefor the Justice Department to conduct such investigations came under a 1994 civ
Feds to review police agency at center of Walter Scott case
The Record Searchlight / Posted 11 days ago
for the Justice Department to conduct such investigations came under a 1994 civil rights law passed after black motorist Rodney King was videotaped being beaten by police in Los Angeles. A jury's acquittal of the officers set off riots in 1992,... Read more
203 related stories
11d
Naples Daily News
Feds to review police agency at center of Walter Scott casefor the Justice Department to conduct such investigations came under a 1994 civ
Feds to review police agency at center of Walter Scott case
Naples Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
for the Justice Department to conduct such investigations came under a 1994 civil rights law passed after black motorist Rodney King was videotaped being beaten by police in Los Angeles. A jury's acquittal of the officers set off riots in 1992,... Read more
203 related stories
11d
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Feds to review police agency at center of Walter Scott casefor the Justice Department to conduct such investigations came under a 1994 civ
Feds to review police agency at center of Walter Scott case
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 11 days ago
for the Justice Department to conduct such investigations came under a 1994 civil rights law passed after black motorist Rodney King was videotaped being beaten by police in Los Angeles. A jury's acquittal of the officers set off riots in 1992,... Read more
203 related stories
11d
WTVM 9 Columbus
Feds to review police agency at center of Walter Scott casefor the Justice Department to conduct such investigations came under a 1994 civ
Feds to review police agency at center of Walter Scott case
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 11 days ago
for the Justice Department to conduct such investigations came under a 1994 civil rights law passed after black motorist Rodney King was videotaped being beaten by police in Los Angeles. A jury's acquittal of the officers set off riots in 1992,... Read more
203 related stories
11d
KLTV 7 Tyler
Feds to review police agency at center of Walter Scott casefor the Justice Department to conduct such investigations came under a 1994 civ
Feds to review police agency at center of Walter Scott case
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 11 days ago
for the Justice Department to conduct such investigations came under a 1994 civil rights law passed after black motorist Rodney King was videotaped being beaten by police in Los Angeles. A jury's acquittal of the officers set off riots in 1992,... Read more
203 related stories
11d
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Black motorist shot: Judge assigned to trial of ex-officerfor the Justice Department to conduct such investigations came under a 1994 civ
Black motorist shot: Judge assigned to trial of ex-officer
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 11 days ago
for the Justice Department to conduct such investigations came under a 1994 civil rights law passed after black motorist Rodney King was videotaped being beaten by police in Los Angeles. A jury's acquittal of the officers set off riots in 1992,... Read more
203 related stories
11d
WGEM Quincy
Feds to review police agency at center of Walter Scott casefor the Justice Department to conduct such investigations came under a 1994 civ
Feds to review police agency at center of Walter Scott case
WGEM Quincy / Posted 11 days ago
for the Justice Department to conduct such investigations came under a 1994 civil rights law passed after black motorist Rodney King was videotaped being beaten by police in Los Angeles. A jury's acquittal of the officers set off riots in 1992,... Read more
203 related stories
11d
KFJX Pittsburg
Feds to review police agency at center of Walter Scott casefor the Justice Department to conduct such investigations came under a 1994 civ
Feds to review police agency at center of Walter Scott case
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 11 days ago
for the Justice Department to conduct such investigations came under a 1994 civil rights law passed after black motorist Rodney King was videotaped being beaten by police in Los Angeles. A jury's acquittal of the officers set off riots in 1992,... Read more
203 related stories
11d
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Feds to review police agency at center of Walter Scott casefor the Justice Department to conduct such investigations came under a 1994 civ
Feds to review police agency at center of Walter Scott case
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 11 days ago
for the Justice Department to conduct such investigations came under a 1994 civil rights law passed after black motorist Rodney King was videotaped being beaten by police in Los Angeles. A jury's acquittal of the officers set off riots in 1992,... Read more
203 related stories
11d
ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Feds to review police agency at center of Walter Scott casefor the Justice Department to conduct such investigations came under a 1994 civ
Feds to review police agency at center of Walter Scott case
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 11 days ago
for the Justice Department to conduct such investigations came under a 1994 civil rights law passed after black motorist Rodney King was videotaped being beaten by police in Los Angeles. A jury's acquittal of the officers set off riots in 1992,... Read more
203 related stories
11d
WECT 6 Wilmington
Feds to review police agency at center of Walter Scott casefor the Justice Department to conduct such investigations came under a 1994 civ
Feds to review police agency at center of Walter Scott case
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 11 days ago
for the Justice Department to conduct such investigations came under a 1994 civil rights law passed after black motorist Rodney King was videotaped being beaten by police in Los Angeles. A jury's acquittal of the officers set off riots in 1992,... Read more
203 related stories
11d
WSFA 12 Montgomery
Feds to review police agency at center of Walter Scott casefor the Justice Department to conduct such investigations came under a 1994 civ
Feds to review police agency at center of Walter Scott case
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 11 days ago
for the Justice Department to conduct such investigations came under a 1994 civil rights law passed after black motorist Rodney King was videotaped being beaten by police in Los Angeles. A jury's acquittal of the officers set off riots in 1992,... Read more
203 related stories
11d
14 WFIE Evansville
Feds to review police agency at center of Walter Scott casefor the Justice Department to conduct such investigations came under a 1994 civ
Feds to review police agency at center of Walter Scott case
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 11 days ago
for the Justice Department to conduct such investigations came under a 1994 civil rights law passed after black motorist Rodney King was videotaped being beaten by police in Los Angeles. A jury's acquittal of the officers set off riots in 1992,... Read more
203 related stories
11d
9&10 News Cadillac
Feds to review police agency at center of Walter Scott casefor the Justice Department to conduct such investigations came under a 1994 civ
Feds to review police agency at center of Walter Scott case
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 11 days ago
for the Justice Department to conduct such investigations came under a 1994 civil rights law passed after black motorist Rodney King was videotaped being beaten by police in Los Angeles. A jury's acquittal of the officers set off riots in 1992,... Read more
203 related stories
11d
KXXV Waco
Feds to review police agency at center of Walter Scott casefor the Justice Department to conduct such investigations came under a 1994 civ
Feds to review police agency at center of Walter Scott case
KXXV Waco / Posted 11 days ago
for the Justice Department to conduct such investigations came under a 1994 civil rights law passed after black motorist Rodney King was videotaped being beaten by police in Los Angeles. A jury's acquittal of the officers set off riots in 1992,... Read more
203 related stories
11d
FOX 8 New Orleans
Feds to review police agency at center of Walter Scott casefor the Justice Department to conduct such investigations came under a 1994 civ
Feds to review police agency at center of Walter Scott case
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 11 days ago
for the Justice Department to conduct such investigations came under a 1994 civil rights law passed after black motorist Rodney King was videotaped being beaten by police in Los Angeles. A jury's acquittal of the officers set off riots in 1992,... Read more
203 related stories
11d
KPLC Lake Charles
Feds to review police agency at center of Walter Scott casefor the Justice Department to conduct such investigations came under a 1994 civ
Feds to review police agency at center of Walter Scott case
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 11 days ago
for the Justice Department to conduct such investigations came under a 1994 civil rights law passed after black motorist Rodney King was videotaped being beaten by police in Los Angeles. A jury's acquittal of the officers set off riots in 1992,... Read more
203 related stories
11d
KWWL Iowa
Feds to review police agency at center of Walter Scott casefor the Justice Department to conduct such investigations came under a 1994 civ
Feds to review police agency at center of Walter Scott case
KWWL Iowa / Posted 11 days ago
for the Justice Department to conduct such investigations came under a 1994 civil rights law passed after black motorist Rodney King was videotaped being beaten by police in Los Angeles. A jury's acquittal of the officers set off riots in 1992,... Read more
203 related stories
11d
WCAX-TV Vermont
Feds to review police agency at center of Walter Scott casefor the Justice Department to conduct such investigations came under a 1994 civ
Feds to review police agency at center of Walter Scott case
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 11 days ago
for the Justice Department to conduct such investigations came under a 1994 civil rights law passed after black motorist Rodney King was videotaped being beaten by police in Los Angeles. A jury's acquittal of the officers set off riots in 1992,... Read more
203 related stories
More

People in this news