Lawyer: Ex-student charged in body fluids case isn't racist
The lawyer for a former Connecticut college student accused of smearing body fluids on her roommate's belongings says he doesn't expect authorities to file hate crime charges
The Latest: No decision yet on hate crime in roommate flap
A Connecticut prosecutor says no decision has been made on whether to add hate crime charges against a white former college student accused of smearing body fluids on her black roommate's belongings
Mary J. Blige and Jay-Z lead NAACP Image Award nominations
Mary J. Blige and Jay-Z are the most-nominated artists with five apiece at the upcoming NAACP Image Awards
Alabama pastors rally in opposition to Roy Moore
The remarks Saturday by the Rev. William J. Barber come a day after a letter signed by dozens of progressive pastors in Alabama said Moore is unfit to serve.
Moore critic: Alabama Senate race a battle for nation's soul
Progressive pastors say Alabama Republican Roy Moore, dogged by allegations of inappropriate conduct, is not fit for U.S. Senate
In search of federal judges, Trump taps mostly white men
Diversity isn't the keyword in describing the gender and racial makeup of President Donald Trump's nominees to the federal bench so far
From graffiti to Snapchat, schools react to racial incidents
Racial incidents are appearing to pop up at an alarming rate in the nation's public schools; officials are responding more publicly and intensely
Slain activist's family sees Mississippi Civil Rights Museum
The family of a man killed in 1966 by the Ku Klux Klan gets private preview of Mississippi Civil Rights Museum that is opening next month
Poet Nikki Giovanni shares memories, tears in new collection
Nikki Giovanni has been candidly sharing her views on the state of the world and the state of her life for 50 years, but she sees her new work, "A Good Cry," as her closest to "confessional."
NAACP advises black travelers not to fly American Airlines
The NAACP sent out an advisory on Tuesday night urging African-American travelers not to use American Airlines , one of the nation's largest air carriers. The civil rights organization, which appointed a new president just three days ago, accused the airline of a "pattern of disturbing incidents."