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ATLANTA (AP) - After more than 14 hours of discussion, the heirs of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. reached a settlement late Monday that will keep the family from a public jury trial...
OPINION - Rush Limbaugh wants to buy into the NFL? This is a joke, right? The guy who once said that the league...
VIDEO - It's Wednesday afternoon, and for Dominique and her son Dominick, that means one thing: fresh organic produce...

OPINION - African-American youth are not receiving the tools to critically analyze the information and media messages with which they are bombarded...
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Conservative Republicans are capitalizing on the troubles of community activist group ACORN -- ranging from charges of voter registration fraud...
BURLINGTON TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) - It's an elementary school where students were seen in a video from earlier this year, singing a song in praise of President Barack Obama...

VIDEO - Police in Ohio are investigating a gunfight that broke out at a Toledo bar last week. The entire gun battle was caught on camera...
VIDEO - This hot dog stand has stirred some controversy in a Chicago neighborhood...
Civil rights leader Rev. Al Sharpton is looking to block conservative talk show host Rush Limbaugh's...

LONDON (AP) -- Michael Jackson returned to the airwaves Monday with a new song -- the first from an upcoming musical documentary featuring the troubled superstar...
TAMPA, Fla. - Columbus' stature in U.S. classrooms has declined somewhat through the years, and many districts will not observe his namesake holiday on Monday...
OPINION - When Obama delivered his "gay agenda" speech to the well-fed, well-scrubbed mostly white crowd of gays and lesbians...
OPINION - Despite the Center for Disease Control and Prevention's consistent efforts to educate the community on the importance of the flu and its safety, there are still many who are hesitant to take the vaccine once available...
OPINION - The first amendment should be the foundation for our growth as a religiously diverse nation. Just as we have been able to overcome much of our racial narrow-mindedness...
VIDEO - When work is done and what's left is usually fun, 10-year-old Amiya Alexander doesn't quite see it that way. By day she's a student. By afternoon, she's a full-on entrepreneur...
VIDEO - TheGrio and CNBC team up to deliver a weekly preview of money matters and market updates for our community...
VATICAN CITY (AP) - African nuns told a recent Vatican meeting that they want more of a say in running the Catholic Church on the continent...
VIDEO - "It's such a wonderful story to hear that she has roots here," said local seamstress Naomi Gilson. "But it is teary, makes you kind of hurt a little bit."
VIDEO - TheGrio and CNBC team up to deliver a weekly preview of money matters and market updates for our community...
VIDEO - TheGrio's Christina Brown asked several African-American women to take a trip down memory lane to describe their good, bad and ugly hair days.