Candace Owens Steps Down as Turning Point USA Communications Director

Candace Owens is leaving her role as communications director at Turning Point USA. “Turning Point is an amazing organization that is fighting a cultural...
Karen Carter, center, the mother of Ashley Hall, a shoplifting suspect shot by a Ladue police officer last month, is interviewed alongside Hall's father, Robert Hall, Sr., Aigner Hall, right, Hall's sister, and family attorney William K. Holland at the St. Louis County Justice Center on Wednesday, May 1, 2019 in Clayton, Mo. Julia Crews, a 13-year police officer, was charged Wednesday with second-degree assault by St. Louis County Prosecutor Wesley Bell. (Robert Cohen/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP)

St. Louis-area Police Officer Charged With Assault in Shooting of Shoplifting Suspect; Says she...

A suburban St. Louis police officer who says she meant to use her stun gun but mistakenly grabbed her service revolver was indicted on...
FILE - In this Friday, April 26, 2019, file photo, former Minneapolis police officer Mohamed Noor walks to court in Minneapolis. On Tuesday, April 30m 2019, a jury of 10 men and two women found Noor guilty of third-degree murder but acquitted of the more serious second-degree intentional murder. He also was convicted of manslaughter in the 2017 death of an unarmed Justine Ruszczyk Damond, a dual citizen of the U.S. and Australia. (Leila Navidi/Star Tribune via AP, File)

Some Say Conviction of Black Minneapolis Police Officer, Mohamed Noor, in Fatal Shooting of...

It’s believed to be the first time a Minnesota police officer has been convicted of murder for an on-duty shooting. With no video of Mohamed Noor shooting...

Black High School Student Sues Mississippi School District After White Student was Named Salutatorian...

An African American woman filed a federal lawsuit against a recently desegregated Mississippi school district last week, claiming a white student was named salutatorian...

Rare Conviction of Police Officer in Shooting Spurs Race Concerns

After three weeks of testimony, a jury needed little more than a day to convict a black Minneapolis police officer of murder in the...

Oprah Talks Apple Plans, ’60 Minutes’ Exit, 2020 Election, Her Creative Fire, and More...

What's left for the media empress and icon of inspiration? In a wide ranging interview, Winfrey explains her streaming strategy (including a possible interview...
The white man accuses the woman of grabbing his arm and pushing him against the door of his vehicle.

WATCH: What’s Going On? White Man Repeatedly Calls Black Woman “Nigger” After She Asked...

An upsetting cellphone recording has emerged on a video-sharing website showing a white man hurling racist slurs at a woman after a traffic accident. The...
The Rev. France Davis speaks at Calvary Baptist Church in Salt Lake City on Sunday, April 28, 2019. After 45 years, the Rev. Davis will retire as pastor of Calvary Baptist Church at the end of the year. (Scott G Winterton, Deseret News)

Utah Baptist Pastor, Rev. France Davis, to Retire After 45 Years of Service

A beloved pastor at a Baptist church in Utah has announced his retirement after 45 years of service. The Deseret News reports that hundreds attended a celebratory...
The burnt ruins of the St. Mary Baptist Church, one of three that recently burned down in Louisiana. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

How Black Metal Music Came to Be Associated With the Burning of Black Churches

When three historically African American churches were burned down recently in southern Louisiana, it evoked memories of the violence of the civil rights era. A 21-year-old white male, Holden Matthews,...
In this Thursday, May 4, 2017 photo, American University student government president Taylor Dumpson speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington. Dumpson is seeking more than $1.5 million in court-ordered damages against a neo-Nazi website operator who orchestrated an online harassment campaign against her. In a court filing Monday, April 29, 2019, Dumpson's attorneys asked a federal judge in Washington for a default judgment against The Daily Stormer founder Andrew Anglin and a follower who racially harassed Dumpson on Twitter. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)

American University Student Government President, Taylor Dumpson, Seeks $1.5 Million in Damages from Founder...

The first black woman to serve as American University’s student government president is seeking more than $1.5 million in court-ordered damages against a neo-Nazi...
Bishop Samuel Ajayi Crowther (left, undated photo) was the first African Anglican bishop in Nigeria. He was captured in 1821 by slave raiders in Africa, but saved by the British Royal Navy and taken to Sierra Leone where he was taught English and became a Christian. He later visited England.

The Black Victorians: African Slaves Who Escape Servitude to Become Prominent Figures in Society...

A fascinating collected of photographs of black people in Britain in Victorian times has emerged 150 years on. Among the notable figures of the time...

Director John Singleton’s Death Shows the Greater Risk of Stroke That African-Americans Face

Like many African-American men, the Oscar-nominated director and screenwriter John Singleton long struggled with high blood pressure. Singleton suffered a massive stroke less than two weeks ago,...
FILE - In this April 3, 2019, file photo, Former Georgia gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams speaks during the National Action Network Convention in New York. Abrams tells The Associated Press she will not run for a U.S. Senate seat in 2020 despite being heavily recruited by national party leaders. Abrams left open the possibility of running for president, though she says she’s in no hurry to make that call as she continues her advocacy on voting rights and educating citizens ahead of the 2020 census. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)

Stacey Abrams Says She Won’t Run for Senate in 2020, Leaves Door Open for...

Georgia Democrat Stacey Abrams says she will not run for a U.S. Senate seat in 2020, dimming her party’s hopes of a Senate majority...
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WATCH: Dallas’ WFAA Releases 911 Call of Police Officer Amber Guyger After She Shot...

The former Dallas police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black man in his own home told a 911 dispatcher “I thought it was...
FILE - In this Sept. 25, 2018, file photo, Bill Cosby arrives for a sentencing hearing following his sexual assault conviction at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown Pa. Court filings on Friday, April 5, 2019, showed that Cosby has agreed to settle lawsuits in a Massachusetts case filed by seven women who said he defamed them when he accused them of lying about sexual misconduct allegations. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)

Appeals Court Denies Bill Cosby’s Latest Request for Bail

An appeals court has denied Bill Cosby’s latest request to leave prison on bail while he fights his sex-assault conviction. Defense lawyers say the 81-year-old...

John Singleton, Oscar-Nominated Pioneering Director of ‘Boyz n the Hood,’ Is Dead at 51...

John Singleton, a versatile director who made a splash with "Boyz n the Hood" and went on to direct a variety of projects -- including "2 Fast...
FILE - In this Nov. 5, 2007 file photo Nobel Prize-winning author Toni Morrison appears at the 18th annual Glamour Women of the Year awards in New York. Morrison is being honored this spring by the American Academy of Arts and Letters. The academy announced Monday, April 29 that Morrison, celebrated for such novels as “Beloved” and “Song of Solomon,” is receiving a gold medal for lifetime achievement in fiction. (AP Photo/Jason DeCrow, File)

American Academy of Arts and Letters to Honor Toni Morrison With Gold Medal for...

Nobel laureate Toni Morrison is being honored this spring by the American Academy of Arts and Letters. The academy announced Monday that Morrison, celebrated for...
FILE - This March 4, 2018 file photo shows John Singleton at the Oscars in Los Angeles. Oscar-nominated filmmaker John Singleton has died at 51, according to statement from his family, Monday, April 29, 2019. He died Monday after suffering a stroke almost two weeks ago. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)

John Singleton, Maker of “Boyz N the Hood,” is Taken Off Life Support, Dies...

Director John Singleton, who made one of Hollywood’s most memorable debuts with the Oscar-nominated “Boyz N the Hood” and continued over the following decades...

Tim Wise, Speaker at Harvard Diversity Conference, Said Christians and Jews Should Be ‘Locked...

In honor of its annual diversity conference, Harvard University's faculty of arts & sciences invited an anti-Christian activist to speak at its "Decade of...
In this March 26, 2019, photo Stacy Spikes, co-founder of MoviePass, poses for a photo in New York. After selling the company, he watched from the sidelines as new owners quickly expanded, only to find the cost of all those movie tickets too high to sustain. Spikes spoke with The Associated Press recently about the state of movie theaters. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

MoviePass Founder, Stacy Spikes, Talks About New Plan to Offer Movies Free in Exchange...

Stacy Spikes co-founded MoviePass, a subscription service that lets you frequent movie theaters for a set monthly fee. After MoviePass sold off a majority...