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Minnesota Police Officer Charged with Manslaughter for Shooting an African-American Man

A Latino police officer who shot and killed a black motorist in in the midwestern U.S. state of Minnesota was charged Wednesday with second-degree manslaughter, prosecutors said. St. Anthony Police Officer Jeronimo Yanez shot 32-year-old Philando Castile during a traffic stop on July 6 in the community of Falcon Heights. After the shooting, the victim's girlfriend, Diamond Reynolds, broadcast live images on Facebook of the bleeding victim, slumped in the driver's seat. The...

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