The Latest: Amid Unrest, Bannon to Appear in St. Louis

LOUIS (AP) — The Latest on demonstrations following the acquittal of a former St. Louis police officer (all times local): 10:50 a.m. President Donald Trump's former...

CBC Embraces Single-Payer Health Care Bills

Bills by U.S. Rep. John Conyers (D-Mich.) and U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (D-Vt.) that would create a single-payer health care system in the United...

Tribute by Coolidge to Our Progress

The National Museum of African American History and Culture celebrates its one-year anniversary in Washington, D.C. Sept. 23–24. The idea of a national African...

Annual Black Caucus Conference Pushes Black Progress

Using the theme “And Still I Rise,” which notes that despite racial inequalities Blacks continue to advance in the United States and around the...

Obama: GOP’s Efforts to Repeal Health Care ‘Aggravating’

Former President Barack Obama on Sept. 20 called repeated Republican efforts to repeal his signature health care law "aggravating" as he urged people not...

Five HBCUs Ready to Work on Self-Driving Cars

Ridesharing company Lyft has announced plans to partner with online credentialing and nanodegree company Udacity to begin offering scholarships to learners who want to...

Racially Charged Billboard Removed in North Arkansas City

HARRISON, Ark. (AP) — Two racially charged billboard signs have been removed at the request of the north Arkansas property owner. Owner Carrie Myers said...

Frat Chapter at Cornell to Close Amid Attack Against Black Student Probe

ITHACA, N.Y. (AP) — A national fraternity says it will close its Cornell University chapter in the wake of an ongoing investigation into an...

Mississippi’s Landmark HBCU Lawsuit Shows the Reach of Inequity Beyond Borders and Across Generations

Five years from now, the State of Mississippi will make its final payout to its three public historically black universities as mandated by a...

White House, Black College Heads to Meet Amid Strained Ties

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Monday named a lawyer and former NFL player as executive director of the White House Initiative on...

Protests Follow Ex-St. Louis Officer’s Acquittal in Killing

LOUIS (AP) — A White former police officer was acquitted Friday in the 2011 death of a Black man who was fatally shot following...

D.C. Federal Worker Survived Terrorist Attack by Inches

It started out like many days for Aaron Cooper, who is now a budget analyst at Joint Base Anacostia Boilling Air Force base in...