NEW YORK (AP) — Billionaire Mike Bloomberg ended his bid for the Democratic presidential nomination on Wednesday and endorsed former Vice President Joe Biden. It was a stunning collapse for the former New York City mayor, who had his...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Bernie Sanders seized victory in Super Tuesday’s biggest prize, California, while a resurgent Joe Biden scored wins in the upper Midwest and African American strongholds in the South, in a dramatic offensive. The two Democrats, lifelong politicians...
Democrat Pete Buttigieg is ending his campaign for president. Three people with knowledge of Buttigieg’s decision tell The Associated Press he is informing campaign staff. They were not authorized to speak publicly and requested anonymity. READ MORE: George Zimmerman sues Pete...
The University of Mississippi has apologized to dozens of African Americans who were arrested in 1970 for protesting racial inequality.
NASA says Katherine Johnson, a mathematician who worked on NASA's early space missions, has died at 101 years old.
The president of Wake Forest University issued a public apology Thursday for the institution's past involvement in slavery.
Florida cannot bar felons who served their time from registering to vote simply because they have failed to pay fines and fees stemming from their cases.
A prosecutor in Atlanta will decide whether to open a formal investigation into the 2006 death of legendary soul singer, James Brown.
President Donald Trump took African American guests to his State of the Union speech and portrayed himself as a champion for people of color.
California Gov Gavin Newsom pardoned Bayard Rustin for his arrest in 1953 that landed the civil rights leader in jail for violating a law against gay sex.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Wednesday was found not guilty of the first article of impeachment, abuse of power, putting him on the verge of acquittal by the Senate as the third presidential impeachment trial in American...
No sooner had President Donald Trump finished his State of the Union address than House Speaker Nancy Pelosi ripped the paper it was printed on in two.
Two dozen Democrats and eight Republicans are vying for the seat left empty by the passing of Congressman Elijah Cummings. Included in that field are his widow and a former head of the NAACP
Rev. Raphael Warnock, who preaches at Ebenezer Baptist Church, has announced his candidacy for the Georgia U.S. Senate seat held by gubernatorial appointee Kelly Loeffler.
The troubled former NFL player, although not out of trouble, can travel freely while his trial approaches on charges of attacking a motorist
The temblor struck about 86 miles north of Montego Bay and could be felt as far away as Mexico and Florida. No reports of injuries or damage
Just prior to his scheduled performance, rapper YG was in police custody in connection to an alleged robbery and is being held on $250,000 bail
A judge is allowing Joycelyn Savage to return to the home she had shared with the singer and his other girlfriend, Azrael Clary to gather her property
Jacksonville, Ark., is being sued by the ACLU and the Innocence Project over evidence that could change the conviction of an inmate convicted of murder and executed
A judge will allow two women who accused the actor of groping them to testify in the trial in which he is accused of sexually harassing three other women