GOT News

Activists Demand Justice for Black Trans Woman Found Dead in Rikers Island Jail Cell

The hashtag #JusticeForLayleen is trending on social media as people around the country around the family of Layleen Cubilette-Polanco, a 27-year-old black trans woman who was found dead in her jail cell on Rikers Island last week.

Houston Police Confirm Remains Found in Arkansas Belong to Missing Girl Maleah Davis

The month-long search for Maleah Davis is officially over as Houston police have confirmed that the medical examiner on Monday (Jun 3) positively identified the human remains found in Arkansas over the weekend as the missing 4-year-old.

Detroit Man Shoots 18-Year-Old Taking Prom Photos in Front of His House

A Detroit man who was upset about a group of teens taking photos in front of his house pulled out a gun and opened fire on the high schoolers, striking and seriously injuring an 18-year-old.

Only 9 KKK Members Showed Up to a Rally in Dayton, Ohio & They Were Drowned Out By Hundreds of Protesters

Members of the Ku Klux Klan were vastly outnumbered by hundreds of protesters at a rally in Dayton, Ohio.

Look at God! Billionaire Morehouse Commencement Speaker to Pay Off Student Loans for Class of 2019

Morehouse College Class of 2019 will walk away from college 100% debt free ... thanks to a promise from a VERY wealthy man who delivered their commencement speech Sunday (May 19).

9 Months Pregnant Teen Killed & Baby Cut From Womb After Being Lured by Strangers Donating Baby Items

A 19-year-old Chicago woman who was nine months pregnant lured to a home with promises of free baby items was killed and had her baby cut out of her womb by a mother-daughter pair who prosecutors say planned the sadistic attack for months.

World’s “Oldest Human” Who Died at 146 Years Old Could Be Longest Living Person in Recorded History

An Indonesian man who claimed to be 146 years old when he died may have been the longest living person in recorded human history.

Teens Stranded at Sea for Hours Prayed to God for Help & Were Rescued by a Boat Named “Amen”

Two Florida teenagers are thanking God for answering their prayers after a boat named "Amen" rescued them after they were stranded in the middle of the ocean for nearly two hours.

Facebook Bans Louis Farrakhan, Alex Jones, Milo Yiannopoulos & Other “Dangerous Individuals”

Facebook announced Thursday (May 2) that it has banned a number of high-profile figures—including Louis Farrakhan, Alex Jones, and Milo Yiannopoulos—from using its platform and network of apps and services.

Ohio Teen Banned From Prom for Racist (and Unoriginal) Promposal Sign

An Ohio teen was banned from prom after he used a racist "promposal" sign to ask a girl out.

10-Year-Old Girl “Died From Excitement” After Heart Attack While Riding 270-Foot Water Slide for the First Time

London Eisenbeis, a Michigan girl excited to ride the biggest water slide in the park for the first time, reportedly "died from excitement" after she went into cardiac arrest while plunging down the 273-foot tube.

Trystan Andrew Terrell Identified as University of North Carolina Charlotte Shooter

22-year-old Trystan Andrew Terrell has been identified as the student who shot six people, killing two, on the campus of University of North Carolina Charlotte.

2 Dead, 4 Injured in Shooting at UNC Charlotte; Suspected Shooter in Custody

Two people were killed and four others were injured Tuesday (Apr. 20) in a shooting on the campus of the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. The suspected shooter, believed to be a student, is in police custody

One Person Dead, Six Injured in Mass Shooting Near Baltimore Church

One person is dead and six others were injured in a mass shooting near a church in Baltimore, Maryland.

California Synagogue Shooting Leaves 1 Dead, 3 Injured; 19-Year-Old Suspect Taken Into Custody

A shooting at a Southern California synagogue Saturday (Apr. 27) left at least one person dead and several others injuries, police said, and a 19-year-old suspect has been taken into custody for questioning.

White Supremacist John William King Executed for Brutal Dragging Death of James Byrd Jr.

John William King—a proud racist who orchestrated the brutal murder of James Byrd Jr. in Jasper, Texas in 1998—was executed Wednesday (Apr. 24) at the Texas State Penitentiary and was pronounced dead at 7:08 p.m., a corrections spokesperson said.