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3 hrs ago | The News Tribune
A study of this year's bowl-bound schools reveals they are graduating white players at a significantly higher percentage than African-American players.
Should nudity be off-limits on prime-time TV?
Should smoking in public places be banned?
7 hrs ago | Politico
The Rev. Al Sharpton says a coalition of major retailers has agreed to create a customer "bill of rights" that will be posted in stores to help prevent racial profiling.
7 hrs ago | NewsOne
President Barack Obama continues to inform the public about the many benefits of the Affordable Care Act .
10 hrs ago | NewsOne
Tonya Battle , an African-American nurse at the Hurley Medical Center in Flint, Mich., settled a lawsuit with the hospital, after administrators allowed a racist to stop her, and other Black nurses, from providing care, according to MyFoxDetroit .
10 hrs ago | WTOC-TV Savannah
For the second year in a row, Mayor Edna Jackson is showing her support to the education community.
15 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com
Stores in southern states are coming under fire for selling toilet paper with images of President Barack Obama's face printed on it.
Among African-American women with breast cancer, increased levels of the protein HSET were associated with worse breast cancer outcomes, according to results presented here at the Sixth AACR Conference on the Science of Cancer Health Disparities in Racial/Ethnic Minorities and the Medically Underserved, held Dec. 6-9.
On NBC's Meet the Press Sunday morning, MSNBC host Al Sharpton warned against "sugarcoating" America's ambivalent history with Nelson Mandela , and pushed back against another panelist who argued that Ronald Reagan was aggressive in his support of Mandela's release.
Aside from racial and ethnic slurs, there aren't many words that prompt a more immediate and visceral response than "hipster."
Sen. Rand Paul on Sunday said that he opposed extending a program to for emergency unemployment benefits because it did a "disservice" to African-American workers.
Rev. Jesse Jackson Sr., right, and Catholic priest Thukni Magwaza, from South Africa, talk about the life of Nelson Mandela before a prayer vigil in honor of Mandela at the Rainbow Push Coalition headquarters on Dec. 6, 2013, in Chicago.
The Gulfport Branch NAACP will hold its Freedom Fund Banquet from 6 to 8 p.m. Dec. 15 at the Hard Rock resort and Casino, 777 Beach Blvd., Biloxi.
Hilary Shelton, NAACP Washington bureau director and senior vice president for advocacy, addresses the audience during the Charleston Branch NAACP 96th Annual Freedom Fund banquet Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013, at Marriott in Charleston.
We found out in October that infant mortality got worse in North Carolina last year, as it had the year before.
Parties in the three federal lawsuits challenging voting law changes signed into law here in August will appear before U.S. District Judge Thomas Schroeder on December 12 to map out a schedule for proceedings moving forward.
For six decades, Richard Overton and Elmer Hill lived four hours away from each other in Central Texas.
Right wing talk show host and professional asshole Rush Limbaugh does not miss an opportunity to turn a time of reflection and celebration into an cynical attack on our nation's minorities.