Rep. Cummings is Back and Ready to Run Again

Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-Md.), after being away from Capitol Hill for 103 days, says that he is not only ready to return to Congress...

Life, Death Converge Through Photographer’s Lens

Haiti is a paradox; a place where dueling forces of life and death exist at an impasse – a reality made even starker by...

Miss USA Clarifies Healthcare ‘Privilege’ Comment

On May 14, Miss District of Columbia contestant Kara McCullough was crowned the winner of the 2017 Miss USA contest. Yet, it’s not her...

Funeral arranged for Lillian Miles Lewis, Wife of Congressman John Lewis

ATLANTA (AP) — A spokesman for Democratic U.S. Rep. John Lewis says funeral services for Lillian Miles Lewis — the congressman's wife — have...

Voting Rights Restored Again for 13K Felons in Virginia

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A defiant Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe announced Monday that he again restored the voting rights of about 13,000 felons who...

AP Was There: Lawyers Argue over Separate but Equal Doctrine

WASHINGTON (AP) — EDITOR'S NOTE: Sixty years ago, nine Black students enrolled at Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas, putting to test a...

Medicare to sway hospitals to desegregate

On Sept. 13 Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) introduced a bill to provide Medicare to every American, not just seniors, that garnered co-sponsors from many...

Casey Anthony Judge: Next Judge Mathis?

Throughout the media circus that surrounded the murder trial of Casey Anthony, Judge Belvin Perry is the one person that many claim brought dignity...

Tight 2012 Presidential Campaign Tilts Decision to Electoral College

President Obama’s re-election bid could benefit from a critical element of the U.S. Constitution—the vote of the Electoral College. For Obama and Republican contender Mitt...

Hey, Mr. President: It’s Time to Make Spellcheck Great Again

WASHINGTON (AP) — Time to make spellcheck great again. The mangled spellings that were a staple of Donald Trump's presidential campaign are flourishing in the...

Hazing Suspected– Entire FAMU Band Shut Down Pending Investigation of Member's Death

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida A&M University's famed Marching 100 band, which has a history of hazing, has been shut down until investigators find...

Data Finds Haiti Only Received 2 Percent of Promised Funds

Though many countries vowed to give significant donations to Haiti following a devastating earthquake that rocked the country in January, new findings reveal that...