Throughout a seven-hour gun battle that turned a Philadelphia neighborhood into a war zone and left six officers injured, the goal was “preservation of life,” police commissioner Richard Ross said after a day of intense gunfire and tear gas salvos before the gunman surrendered early Thursday.
To help us understand today’s justice system, Bishop Joseph W. Walker III of Mt. Zion Baptist Church points to Chapter 5 in the book of Mark. Jesus and His disciples arrived in the region of Gadara and encountered a man possessed with multiple demons:
Marion “Suge” Knight was sentenced Thursday to 28 years in prison for mowing down and killing a Compton businessman in a case that completed the former rap music mogul’s downfall from his heyday as one of the biggest — and most feared names in the […]