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Zhakyra Cousin, center, Shia Brooks, left, and Markeesha McDade, right, during a Feb. 19, 2015 community vigil held in honor of Jessica Hernandez. (Photo by Andy Cross/The Denver Post via Getty)

Denver police shooting death of teenager ruled a homicide

02/28/15 01:25PM

In a statement to NBC News, the family's attorney said, "The report shows that Jessie was shot from the driver’s side of the car and not from close range. These facts undermine the Denver Police Department’s claim that Jessie was driving at the officers as they shot her." read more

House will vote to fund DHS for 3 more weeks

House will vote to fund DHS for 3 more weeks

02/26/15 11:42PM

House Republicans will vote on a short-term measure Friday to fund DHS into next month. DHS Secy. Jeh Johnson says that action will still have the "same negative impacts" on the dept. Luke Russert, Blake Zeff and David Frum join Lawrence O'Donnell. watch

Americans see a 'classless society'

Americans see a 'classless society'

02/25/15 11:38PM

A University of Michigan student wrote in her school newspaper that her family’s household income of $250k a year in Palo Alto makes her family “middle class.” Josh Barro reacts to the widely circulated op-ed and discusses wealth and class divides. watch

David Oyelowo's final 'Selma' scene

David Oyelowo's final 'Selma' scene

02/25/15 10:53PM

An actor's final take can be full of emotion, but for David Oyelowo, it was the end of a 7 year journey. Lawrence O’Donnell takes a deeper look at the actor’s gripping performance in the historical drama film. watch

The intertwined stories of blacks and police

The intertwined stories of blacks and police

02/25/15 10:28PM

Bill Bratton delivers a Black History Month speech that addresses the tough history between African Americans and police, just 2 weeks after FBI Director James Comey delivered similar remarks in DC. Joy Reid, Dorian Warren, and Mark Thompson join Lawrence watch


About The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell

Lawrence O’Donnell brings his extraordinary background in politics and entertainment to “The Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell,” airing weeknights on MSNBC. Drawing upon his experience as a former chief of staff on the Senate Finance Committee and as an Emmy-winning executive producer and writer of “The West Wing,” O’Donnell gives the last word and rewrites the most compelling stories of the day.

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