Four million low-income Americans connected to high speed Internet

In the summer of 2011, Comcast Corporation unveiled the Internet Essentials program for low-income families.

Dick Gregory Dies at 84

Legendary civil rights activist and comedian Dick Gregory died on Saturday. He was 84.

New York Post: Trump 'badly missed the mark' on Charlottesville

One of President Trump's favorite news sources is calling him out for failing to condemn white supremacists.

Sculptural designs so sweet you can eat them

Artist-cum-confectioner Maayan Zilberman has long used sugar and sugar-like alternatives as materials. Her latest series, a group of iridescent, crystalline towers made of sugar, are now on display at Los Angeles' Furth Yashar & gallery.

5 things for Tuesday, July 18: Health care bill, Minneapolis shooting, Korea talks, worker visas, Mediterranean diet

Today's a great day to indulge -- it's Caviar Day! Here's what else you need to know to Get Up to Speed and Out the Door. (You can also get "5 Things You Need to Know Today" delivered to your ...

NPR radio workers threaten to strike

The makers of your favorite podcast could be ready to walk off the job.

Baton Rouge officer sues Black Lives Matter over 2016 ambush of cops

A wounded officer's lawsuit filed in federal court in Louisiana alleges Black Lives Matter and several of its leaders are responsible for last year's ambush on law enforcement in Baton Rouge.

Martha Rivera Chavis, wife of NNPA President, dies

Martha Rivera Chavis, the devoted wife of civil rights leader and National Newspaper Publishers Association President and CEO Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr., has died.

'Acts of heroism' shine amid the horror of New York hospital shooting

They wasted little time in keeping patients safe when a disgruntled former employee opened fire Friday at Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center in New York.

No, Americans aren't actually flocking to Canada in droves

Remember when your anti-Trump friends vowed to pack their bags and flee to Canada after the 2016 US presidential election?

North Carolina teen missing for more than a year found in Georgia

17-year-old girl who left her home in Charlotte, North Carolina has been found at a home in Duluth.

Elmo: Refugee kids are just like us

Sesame Street & the International Rescue Committee are teaming up to educate displaced children in refugee camps

Auto Review: 2018 Chevrolet Equinox

The 2018 Chevrolet Equinox should be in every neighborhood across the country. Chevrolet has continued to develop advanced vehicles to meet the needs of a diverse group of drivers and their different lifestyles.

Now that hurricane season has begun, get prepared!

The emergency management agencies in the Baltimore region are working together through the Baltimore Urban Area Security Initiative (UASI) to promote awareness and encourage residents to prepare for the Atlantic Hurricane Season, which officially began on June 1, and ends ...

McDonald's incorporates SnapChat app in application process

SnapChat came onto the scene nearly five years ago, and since its creation it has been downloaded by hundreds of millions of users around the world. The app is very popular among teens, which could be one of reasons McDonald's ...