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A petition has been created to highlight Thomas' contributions in the museum.

The former North Charleston, South Carolina, police officer who was charged with the murder of Walter Scott—a 50-year-old Black man who was fatally shot during a traffic stop—has asked that the state court move his murder trial out of Charleston.

A local North Carolina GOP office was firebombed and destroyed on Sunday.

After premiering to rave reviews earlier this year at the Sundance Film Festival, The Birth Of Nation stumbled last weekend at its North American box-office opening. Beleaguered director Nate Parker‘s slave-rebellion drama raked in “$7.1 million from 2,105 theaters, capping weeks of controversy over Parker’s involvement in a 1999 rape trial.” He had hoped to bring in […]

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President Barack Obama again defended Colin Kaepernick's right to protest during CNN's presidential town on Wednesday night.

Cam Newton and Colin Kaepernick spoke out on a photo that appeared to show the two NFL players in each other's faces.

Colin Kaepernick’s National Anthem protest is quickly spreading throughout the NFL.   Colin Kaepernick’s National Anthem protest is quickly spreading throughout the NFL. Multiple players performed acts of solidarity with the San Francisco 49ers quarterback on Sunday afternoon, including members of the Seattle Seahawks and Miami Dolphins. Four players from the Dolphins took a knee, […]

The win was Williams' 306th Grand Slam singles victory, which ties with Martina Navratilova for the most women's Grand Slam wins in history.

Singer Janelle Monáe took to Twitter on Wednesday evening to mourn the loss of her thirty-seven-year-old cousin, Natasha Hays.

“He lied to you, he lied to Matt Lauer, he lied to his mom,” Al Roker said during the heated Today Show segment. “He left his teammates hanging while he skedaddled. There was no robbery, there was no pull over. He lied.”

Notable ESPN broadcaster John Saunders passed away at his house in Hastings-on-Hudson, New York on Wednesday.

Tennis star Serena Williams has been eliminated from the 2016 Rio Olympics.