An Alabama state legislator has proposed a bill to force men into vasectomies once they hit 50 or have three children. And Ted Cruz isn’t pleased about it. “Yikes!” the Texas GOP senator tweeted Sunday.
Michael Fesser said West Linn officers unlawfully surveilled him and then falsely arrested him after he complained to his boss about racial discrimination. A black man from Oregon sued the city of West
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Police escorted masked members of a white nationalist group on a march through Washington's National Mall on Saturday that Metropolitan Police said occurred without incident or More
US President Donald Trump has fired a second senior official who testified against him in the impeachment inquiry. Gordon Sondland, the United States' ambassador to the EU, was ousted on Friday just hours
"President, I want to remind you that investigative journalists are not trophies for corrupt rulers to hunt down," said a blogger who accused a mayor of trying to get him killed. MEXICO CITY — A Mexican
Presidents have bestowed the Presidential Medal of Freedom on some of America’s greatest writers, artists, entertainers, journalists, and humanitarians — from Toni Morrison to Ansel Adams to Edward R.
After the Civil War, the U.S. passed laws to protect the rights of formerly enslaved people. Jim Crow was designed to flout them. George White was critically injured. But when surgeons in his Atlanta found
Father of Parkland victim escorted from State of the Union while Trump talked about protecting the Second Amendment
Washington (CNN) — Fred Guttenberg, the father of a victim in the 2018 mass shooting in Parkland, Florida, was escorted from President Donald Trump's State of the Union address Tuesday night while the
Young Black Americans who want to explore their roots can take a free birthright trip to Africa. Here's how
(CNN) — There are a lot of things that make up who we are as people. Our physical features, our pet peeves, our passions -- and our roots. It's a puzzle we spend our entire lives trying to finish. As beings,
JACKSON, Miss. – Another state inmate death has been reported in Mississippi, at Wilkinson County Correctional Facility, officials said in a news release. Jesus Garcia, 39, was found lying in his cell
The University of California, Berkeley removed the legend "Boalt Hall" from the facade of its main law school building Thursday, severing an association dating back more than 100 years. The decision to
If this Texas student doesn't cut his dreadlocks, he won't get to walk at graduation. It's another example of hair discrimination,
(CNN) — DeAndre Arnold has been growing his dreadlocks for years. But for the past few days, Arnold -- a senior at Barbers Hill High School in Mont Belvieu, Texas, east of Houston -- hasn't been in school.
(CNN) — The first monument in the United States honoring the victims of lynching has become a must-see civil rights attraction in Montgomery, Alabama, and now it's been expanded. The Equal Justice Initiative
Puerto Rico governor fires 2 more cabinet members after the discovery of Hurricane Maria supplies stacked in a warehouse
(CNN) — Puerto Rico Gov. Wanda Vázquez announced Sunday the dismissal of two more cabinet members --- her secretaries of family services, Glorimar Andújar, and housing, Fernando Gil-Enseñat. The move after
Topline: Ralph Lauren apologized for appropriating a black fraternity’s symbols on a pair of pants that retail for over $300, making the American sportswear designer the latest in a series of high-profile,