Cyrus Vance Jr. — A Witness Of The Criminal Justice System
Together with The Marshall Project, Newsy brings you stories of the criminal justice system. Here, Cyrus Vance Jr. shares his experience.
The U.S. criminal justice system affects people from almost every walk of life. Newsy has partnered with The Marshall Project to share a series of stories about the criminal justice system and how it impacts average Americans. Here, Cyrus Vance Jr. shares his story.
Criminals now targeting zoo animals
The Dallas Zoo has dealt with a trend of vandalism and animal disappearances since January.By Tony Gutierrez / AP
Ethical concerns over bill reducing prison sentence for organ donation
Two Massachusetts legislators say shortening prisoners' sentences in exchange for organ donation would help those in need.By Molly Riley / AP
How authorities are combatting counterfeit Super Bowl gear
There's a spike in fake sports gear around the Super Bowl each year, and criminals are getting savvier and more sophisticated.By AP
Generators, spoiled food: Slow power repairs anger Austin, Texas
Power outages have left thousands of people without electricity in the Texas capital for nearly a week and are likely to drag on for days longer.By Paul Weber / AP
Coyotes, sharpshooters, and the wildlife debate dividing a small town
In recent years, the seaside town of Nahant, Massachusetts, has seen an increasing number of coyote attacks on animals.By Scripps News
More businesses are allowing pets in the office
A survey from Rover.com says nearly 75% of people are more likely to stay with a company that lets them bring pets to work.