Obama welcomes Crimson Tide to White House

During the annual celebration of the college national football champion at the White House, President Barack Obama joked Wednesday that he obviously is the reason for the continued and dramatic success of the University of Alabama, the winners of the ...

Revolver-themed shoes deemed a no-no in carry-on

They are the kind of shoes designed to start a conversation, but not one with the Transportation Security Administration.

Justice Clarence Thomas breaks 10-year streak, asks question in court

For the first time in a decade, Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas spoke during oral arguments.

Melissa Harris-Perry is out at MSNBC

Melissa Harris-Perry will not be back on MSNBC.

Oscar shines on 'Spotlight'

"Spotlight" grabbed the limelight at Sunday's 88th Academy Awards.

Passing score for GED test changed

In 1942, the original GED® test was released. Since that time, the GED (General Educational Development) test has opened doors to better jobs and college programs for more than 20 million graduates. The GED Test is a United States high ...

Johnson & Johnson told to pay $72 million in talcum powder cancer case

Johnson & Johnson has been ordered to pay damages to the family of a woman who died of cancer she said was caused by the company's talcum powder.

Louis Farrakhan offers concert security for Beyoncé

Beyoncé is getting some high-profile support from Minister Louis Farrakhan.

Woman, 106, dances with joy at meeting Obama and the Internet goes 'Aww'

Virginia McLaurin waited all her life to see an African-American in the White House. So, when she finally got a chance to meet President Obama, the 106-year-old woman couldn't contain her excitement.

BCCC voting machine demonstration nets new voters

Since 2008, Baltimore City Community College (BCCC), through its partnership with the local chapter of the League of Women Voters, has registered more than 2,500 voters (and counting) through on-campus voter registration drives held during the school year.

Where is that $10 bill with a woman on it?

What ever happened to putting a woman on the $10 bill?

CBC PAC endorses Hillary Clinton

While Sen. Bernie Sanders was in New York City dining with the Rev. Al Sharpton and courting the Black vote, Hillary Clinton scored a major coup in the nation’s capital by earning the endorsement of the Congressional Black Caucus Political ...

Whom could President Obama nominate to replace Justice Antonin Scalia?

President Barack Obama plans to nominate a new Supreme Court justice to replace the late Antonin Scalia, despite Senate Republican leaders indicating that person will not get a vote this year.

Johns Hopkins approved to perform HIV-positive to HIV-positive organ transplants

It could mean the difference between life and death for more than 1,000 people in the United States each year.

American Masters tells story of legendary bluesman B.B. King During Black History Month

B.B. King, born Riley B. King, was one of the most influential and celebrated blues musicians of all time. From his roots as a sharecropper’s son, working in the cotton fields of Mississippi, he rose to become a living legend ...