Gen. David Petraeus was once a widely celebrated military leader, a man who oversaw operations in Afghanistan and Iraq and was touted as a potential presidential candidate. On Thursday, he faces criminal sentencing in Charlotte, North Carolina, for removing and retaining classified information as part of his romance with his biographer, Paula Broadwell.
Protesters in Baltimore are demanding to know what happened to Freddie Gray, and why. An autopsy says Gray died from a severe spinal cord injury he allegedly suffered while in police custody. CNN crews are covering the story and filing updates from the field. This story combines their efforts with verified social media posts from witnesses.
This week brought a dramatic turn of events in a small community outside of Detroit: A man bloodied during a traffic stop was cleared of all charges, the police officer who arrested the motorist is charged with beating him and the community's police chief has stepped down.