By David A. Lieb | 08/15/14 09:27 AM
Police on Friday identified the officer who fatally shot an unarmed black teenager and released documents alleging the young man had been suspected of stealing a $48.99 box of cigars from a convenience store in a "strong-arm" robbery shortly before he was killed.
By Rebecca Berg | 08/14/14 10:23 PM
As protesters clashed with police for the fifth night in Ferguson, Mo., on Wednesday, Missouri elected officials and opinion makers began to wonder, loudly and publicly: Where was Gov. Jay Nixon?
By Becket Adams | 08/14/14 04:33 PM
It's admirable that both President Obama and Gov. Jay Nixon finally tried to calm the residents of Ferguson, but their tardiness represents a bigger problem with our nation's leaders.
By Susan Crabtree | 08/14/14 03:16 PM
President Obama's careful remarks on the unrest in Ferguson, Mo., marked one of a handful of times that President Obama has openly addressed America's racial divide while in office.
By Susan Crabtree | 08/14/14 01:36 PM
Obama also gave an update on the latest developments in Iraq, praising the U.S. military for assisting the Kurds in fighting the Islamic State and helping thousands of Yazidis trapped on mountain to escape while the U.S. launched airstrikes against the extremists.
08/14/14 11:31 AM
AMSTERDAM (AP) — Amsterdam's mayor and the organizers of a large children's winter festival have unveiled plans to overhaul the image of "Black Pete" — the sidekick to the Dutch Santa Claus — after protests that the character exhibited racist elements. Mayor Eberhard van der Laan said Thursday...
By Associated Press | 08/14/14 08:54 AM
Police used tear gas and smoke bombs to repel crowds who threw Molotov cocktails during another violent night on the streets of a St. Louis suburb in the wake of the shooting of the unarmed 18-year old Michael Brown.
By Becket Adams | 08/14/14 09:06 AM
As the situation in Ferguson grows increasingly volatile, the police response heavy-handed, the residents further enraged, protests in response to the shooting death of 18-year-old Mike Brown continue unabated.
08/14/14 05:04 AM
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — A surprising theme has emerged in New Zealand's election campaign: racism. Racially charged comments made by the leaders of two political parties and a candidate for a third have struck a jarring tone in this South Pacific nation of 4.5 million people, which...
By Mark Tapscott | 08/13/14 09:21 AM
"African-American staffers on Democratic campaigns were paid 70 cents for each dollar their white counterparts made. For Hispanic staffers in Democratic campaigns, the figure was 68 cents on the dollar," a Daily Beast report stated.
By Timothy P. Carney | 08/13/14 09:02 AM
Apple released its diversity report today. Here are some headlines about it: "Apple Diversity Stats: A Lot of White Men" (PC Mag) "Apple's workforce is mostly white, Asian and male" (USA Today) "Apple Is Mostly White and Male, According to Its First Diversity Report" (Time) "Apple:...
By Thomas Sowell | 08/11/14 04:37 PM
New York Mayor Bill de Blasio is currently on a crusade to solve an educational problem that doesn't exist.
By Paul Bedard | 08/11/14 02:09 PM
Over the past 10 years, a growing number of Hispanics have changed their race and origin to "white," according to top Census officials.
By Becket Adams | 08/07/14 05:53 PM
If Steny Hoyer were a Republican, he would be the subject of wall-to-wall network coverage by now and would be forced to go on a weeklong apology tour.
By Larry Elder | 08/07/14 10:50 AM
The Democratic Party embraces "comprehensive immigration reform," which is code for amnesty, which, in turn, is code for "keep the borders porous so that we get a constant stream of new Democratic voters and cheap labor."
By Byron York | 08/18/14
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