New Haven Independent—Jeffrey Deskovic was playing whiffleball with a friend the night his high school classmate was raped and murdered. Despite DNA evidence to the contrary, the state still thought he did it. So did a jury. Deskovic spent 16 years behind bars, until the actual killer’s DNA finally helped clear his name and set him free.
Young Thug almost didn’t win Grammy for song of the year. Young Thug, a co-writer of “This Is America,” made history alongside Childish Gambino when the hit became the first rap track to win song of the year, but Young Thug almost didn’t make the cut