The Top 13 News Stories Of 2013We have a new pope, a new mayor-elect and more time to enjoy those large, sugary drinks. Here are our picks for the 13 biggest news stories from 2013, in order of when they occurred.
Experts: Blackface Halloween Costumes Cross A LineWith Halloween coming up, some experts have warned that acts such as dressing up in blackface are crossing a line.
NYC Man Accused Of Posting Facebook Threats After Zimmerman TrialA man has been charged with making a terroristic threat, after police allegedly found threatening messages on his Facebook account linked to the trial of George Zimmerman
Trayvon Martin's Mother Speaks Out With Sharpton At Rally Outside NYPDPrior to a rally outside NYPD Headquarters on Saturday, the mother of Trayvon Martin said she is proud of her son, and that she will work to maintain a foundation in his name to help "other victims of senseless guns violence."
President Obama: 'Trayvon Martin Could Have Been Me'President Barack Obama surprised the country on Friday, speaking out about the shooting death of Trayvon Martin and George Zimmerman's not guilty verdict.
Demonstrators To Protest Zimmerman Verdict In Conn.Demonstrators are planning peaceful rallies in Bridgeport to protest a jury's not-guilty verdict against George Zimmerman in the killing of teenager Trayvon Martin in Florida.
Zimmerman Juror Speaks Out: I Think Trayvon Was The AggressorJuror B-37 explained what went on in the jury room, including how they determined George Zimmerman was not guilty of murdering Trayvon Martin.
'Justice For Trayvon' Rally Shuts Down Major Newark IntersectionHundreds of people gathered at Broad and Market streets on Monday afternoon, with many carrying signs reading, "Justice for Trayvon Martin.''
Attorney General Holder Calls Martin Killing An 'Unnecessary Shooting'In his first comments since the acquittal of George Zimmerman in the Martin case, the attorney general said that Martin's parents have suffered a pain that no parent should have to endure.
Victor Cruz Owns Up To Zimmerman Tweet, Offers Mea Culpa On WFANCruz says he's "not the type of guy to incite violence on anyone" after making headlines for a regrettable post on Twitter.
Zimmerman Found Not Guilty: New Yorkers Take To The Streets Strong reaction has erupted in New York and across the country after a jury found George Zimmerman not guilty in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin.
Victor Cruz Apologizes For Post-Zimmerman Verdict TweetCruz posted "Thoroughly confused. Zimmerman doesn't last a year before the hood catches up to him."