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Trayvon Martin

George Zimmerman, left, sits in the courtroom with defense lawyers Don West and Mark O'Mara on Saturday, July 13, 2013. (Credit: Joe Burbank-Pool/Getty Images)

Jury Finds George Zimmerman Not Guilty In Killing Of Trayvon Martin

Neighborhood watch captain George Zimmerman was cleared of all charges Saturday in the shooting of Trayvon Martin, the unarmed black teenager whose killing unleashed furious debate across the United States over racial profiling, self-defense and equal justice.


Dzhokhar Tsarnaev in Boston federal court. (Sketch from Christine Cornell)

Soundbytes Of The Week: 7/12

Top audio clips from each week, as selected by WBZ News Editor Dave Mager.


Barney Frank speaks at UMass Dartmouth graduation.

Barney Frank Apologizes For Trayvon Martin Joke

Massachusetts Congressman Barney Frank is apologizing for comments he made about the Trayvon Martin case at a weekend graduation ceremony.


Barney Frank speaks at UMass Dartmouth graduation.

Barney Frank Jokes About Trayvon Martin Shooting At UMass Dartmouth Graduation

Barney Frank referenced the deadly shooting of Trayvon Martin in Florida while congratulating Hubert Jones for his honorary degree.


DJ Henry's family was disappointed by the outcome of the grand jury investigation in their son's death.

NightSide Weekend Commentary – Race In America

Two shootings, two different reactions.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–04/01/2012

Trayvon Martin. (Photo by Gerardo Mora/Getty Images)

Keller @ Large: Get Facts Straight In Trayvon Martin Murder First

To see an unarmed kid shot to death is repulsive; if it was a racial hate crime, put me down for no mercy. But let’s get the facts straight and act on the truth, not our reflexive outrage.