A white police officer whose body-camera video recorded him beating a black pedestrian he accused of jaywalking has been arrested on assault charges in North Carolina.
Jonathan Drew. Fox News. Fri, 09 Mar 2018 22:31:08 GMT.
Federal agents have opened a criminal investigation into a white North Carolina police officer shown on body camera footage beating a black man accused of jaywalking.
ABC News. Thu, 08 Mar 2018 17:20:21 -0500.
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The word black is an adjective. Black means (1) marked by anger or resentment or hostility, (2) of or belonging to a racial group having dark skin especially of sub-Saharan African origin, (3) extremely dark, (4) being of the achromatic color of maximum darkness; having little or no hue owing to absorption of almost all incident light, (5) (of the face) made black especially as with suffused blood, (6) soiled with dirt or soot, (7) dressed in black, (8) (of coffee) without cream or sugar, (9) offering little or no hope, (10) distributed or sold illicitly, (11) (of intelligence operations) deliberately misleading, (12) harshly ironic or sinister.
Black is also a noun that means (1) black clothing (worn as a sign of mourning), (2) (board games) the darker pieces, (3) the quality or state of the achromatic color of least lightness (bearing the least resemblance to white), (4) total absence of light.
Black is also a verb that means (1) make or become black.