Hype List: What to check out this week, including ‘Black Panther’ and ‘The Inside Story of The Wire’

Welcome to our weekly recommendations column, in which we highlight all of the pop culture you need to know about.

'The Keepers' Update: Petition hopes to shed more light on Sister Cathy Cesnik's death

Viewers want the Baltimore Archdiocese to release files on Father Joseph Maskell.

Meet the women vigilantes behind Netflix's 'The Keepers' documentary

They're not your average crime-fighting team.

'The Keepers' update: The latest on Sister Cathy Cesnik's case

Netflix's true-crime docuseries has reopened a decades-old cold case in Baltimore.

Who is Father Maskell in 'The Keepers'? His death brought little solace to his victims.

Maskell's victims have not received justice.

Alphonza Watson, 38-year-old transgender woman, killed in Baltimore

Transgender woman Alphonza Watson was reportedly shot during an argument.

The Baltimore police officer who shot Curtis Jamal Deal “had it out for him,” family says

Deal, 18, was fatally shot by police Tuesday afternoon.

Baltimore's spy plane program was funded by wealthy philanthropists inspired by 'Radiolab'

After hearing an episode of Radiolab, two billionaires decided to foot the bill for a controversial spying program.

Tawon Boyd, 21, dies after fight with Baltimore police

The man's family says that police used excessive force during their response to a 911 call.

Baltimore Police Lieutenant Suspended After Calling Black Lives Matter "Thugs"

The protesters Lt. Victor Gearhart deemed "thugs" were nonviolent, according to the 'Baltimore Sun.'

Was Marilyn Mosby Right? Justice Department Rips Baltimore for Police Van Regulation

The DOJ found evidence that Baltimore police routinely fails to secure arrestees' seatbelts, like in Freddie Gray's case.

Apparently, No One Killed Freddie Gray

What we think happened didn't really happen, if the police are to be believed.

Baltimore Photographer Tenney Mason Was Arrested and Held for 7 Hours at Afromation March

Over 60 protesters were arrested in Baltimore Saturday.

Here's What Baltimore Residents Have to Say About DeRay's Mayoral Race Announcement

Here's what Baltimore residents have to say.


We Talked to The Creator of These Flawless Idris Elba and Michael B. Jordan Body Pillows

The perfect Valentine's Day gift for the thirstiest person you know.

This Is What Can Happen When Black Teens Are Allowed to Lead in US Cities

The Inner Harbor Project is mobilizing youth in Baltimore.

Baltimore Schools Are More Afraid of Students Than Its Police Force

Because walk-outs are "violent?"

Idris Elba to DJ and Open for Madonna in Berlin

There's nothing he can't do.

Watch a Baltimore Police Officer Spit on a Handcuffed Suspect on the Ground

"We're calling for an independent investigation."

Freddie Gray Civil Lawsuit Settled With $6.4 Million Payout

The settlement is more than the past 120 lawsuits combines.

David Simon, 'The Wire' Creator, on Baltimore Riots: "Please Don't Burn My City"

"White or black, I live here. I have the privilege to say, 'Please don't burn my city.'"


Over Memorial Day Weekend, Baltimore Set a Record for Its Deadliest Month Since 1999

When the cameras turn away, Baltimore is still facing serious problems.

9 Pictures That Capture the Power of Prince's 'Rally 4 Peace' in Baltimore

"The next time I come to Baltimore I want to stay in a hotel owned by you."