Black Lawmakers Ponder Trump Agenda at Annual Gathering

WASHINGTON (AP) — On the campaign trail last year, then-Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump sought the support of Black voters by asking them, "What...

Segregation Lingers in US Schools 60 Years after Little Rock

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Among the most lasting and indelible images of the civil rights movement were the nine Black teenagers who...

Trump Says NFL Should Fire Players Who Kneel During Anthem

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) — President Donald Trump says National Football League owners should fire players who kneel during the national anthem. And he's encouraging...

Profiles of the Incredibly Brave Little Rock Nine Who Integrated Central High

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The nine Black teenagers who integrated Little Rock's Central High School in September 1957 all went on to seek...

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...

‘Little Rock Nine’ Members Mark School’s 1957 Desegregation

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — One of the nine Black students who famously integrated Central High School in Little Rock in 1957 says the...

University of New Mexico Students Set Up Affirmative Action Bake Sale Gimmick

(Updated 9/22/2017) ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A bake sale at the University of New Mexico set up by a nonprofit group to charge students...

McCain Says No to GOP Health Care Bill—Another Likely Fatal Blow

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The Latest on health care legislation (all times local): 2 p.m. Sen. John McCain says he won't vote for the Republican bill...

White ‘Allies’ March Against Acquittal Verdict of White St. Louis Officer

LOUIS (AP) — Hundreds of mostly White protesters gathered Thursday in downtown St. Louis and marched, chanting "White silence is violence" and "no justice,...

Kim Jong Un: ‘Deranged’ Trump Will ‘Pay Dearly’ for Threat

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, in an extraordinary and direct rebuke, called President Donald Trump "deranged" and said...

Black Press Holding Annual Leadership Reception in Nation’s Capitol

Washington D.C.-- With 187 newspapers leading the voice of the Black community in the United States, publishers from the outlets convened in Washington D.C....

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...