Dept. of Education Sets New Guidelines for Foster Care

The U. S. Department of Education recently issued new guidelines regarding educational stability for students in the foster care system. The Education Department’s guide clarifies...

Federal Judge Strikes Down Wisconsin Election Laws

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A federal judge threw out multiple aspects of Wisconsin's voter ID law on Friday, leaving the law itself intact but...

County Judge: Kansas Must Count Disputed State, Local Race Votes

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas must count potentially thousands of votes in state and local races from people who've registered without providing citizenship documents,...

Fed. Court Blocks Racist North Carolina Republican Voter ID Law

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A federal appeals court on Friday blocked a North Carolina law that required voters to produce photo identification and...

Like a Boss: Three Black Women Hold Reins of Democratic Party

Three African-American women have been tapped to lead the Democratic Party during a critical time in the nation’s and political organization’s history. Rep. Marcia Fudge...

Memorial to 1st Black Marines Dedicated at Camp Lejeune

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — At the dedication of a memorial Friday honoring the first Black U.S. Marines, John Spencer imagines his mind will recall...

Minority Dem Delegates Frustrated with ‘Bernie or Bust’

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — As most Democrats rally around Hillary Clinton, the lingering "Bernie or Bust" movement is stirring frustration at the party's convention among...

Clinton, Dems Put Gun Control at Center of Convention Stage

With mothers of police violence victims on the stage and anti-gun protesters in the streets, Hillary Clinton and Democrats are giving gun control and...

Actress, Activists Press State to “Drop the Flag”

Aunjanue Ellis has deep roots in Mississippi and despite being an accomplished actress on the big screen and in the theatre, she still calls...

Obama Boosts Clinton; Trump Talks Emails and Russia

Their political fates now entwined, President Barack Obama is imploring voters to elect Hillary Clinton to the White House, appealing to the women, minorities...

Bill O’Reilly: Slaves that Built White House were ‘Well-Fed’

NEW YORK (AP) — Bill O'Reilly says the slaves who helped build the White House "were well-fed and had decent lodgings provided by the...

Hair Cuttery Share-A-Haircut Program: Gives Youth Free Haircuts

Hair Cuttery, the largest family-owned and operated chain of hair salons in the country, will be donating back-to-school haircuts to children from August 1-15....