Trump Under Pressure Explicitly Denounces White Supremacists

WASHINGTON (AP) — Under relentless pressure, President Donald Trump on Monday named and condemned "repugnant" hate groups and declared that "racism is evil" in...

Obama’s Plea to World Leaders Falls on Deaf Ears

President Obama told world leaders that a strong U.S. economy is key to a global recovery as he attempted to create trade opportunities with...

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...

White House Previews 2015 Holiday Decor

  WASHINGTON, D.C. — The White House is expecting over 68,000 guests from across the country to visit during this year’s holiday season. The holiday...

President Trump Meeting with HBCU Leaders Mired in Controversy

When the administration of President Donald Trump announced that there would be a “listening session” with HBCU presidents at the White House there were...

Homeless Housing: Helpful or Hurtful

The crises of area homelessness, including the overcrowding and pest-infestations that saw the closure of the D.C. Village homeless shelter several years ago and...

Zimmerman Released From Jail

WASHINGTON (NNPA) – George Zimmerman, the neighborhood watchman who killed 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in Sanford, Fla., left for an undisclosed destination after being released...

Childcare Standards Strengthened Following Death

First-time parent Ellie Laskins, like many working mothers, utilized the services of a private childcare provider in order to return to work a few...

A Diverse-One Nation Rally- Descends on National Mall

Click here to view a slideshow of the impressive turnout and speakers at the One Nation Working Together rally. An estimated 175,000 people descended upon...

Justice Department to Press Texas to Seek Clearance of Election Changes

U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder announced July 25 that the Justice Department plans to ask a federal court to require Texas to obtain approval...

Texas Voter ID Law Declared “Discriminatory” by Federal Court

Voting rights activists are claiming a partial victory in a federal appeals court’s ruling this week that declares Texas’ voter identification law—which many have...

Charges Dropped Against Man in Ricin Letters Case

TUPELO, Miss. (AP) — Charges were dropped Tuesday against the Mississippi man accused of sending ricin-laced letters to President Barack Obama and others, while...