Labor Nominee Acosta Says He'll Advocate For WorkersPresident Donald Trump's pick to head the Department of Labor is facing question on how he would support American workers when his record gives few clues he would follow through.
Silencing Elizabeth Warren Throws Senate Into TurmoilSenate Republicans shooshed Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren for criticizing President Donald Trump's pick for Attorney General using the words of Coretta Scott King from decades ago.
Civil Rights ‘Legend’ Rep. John Lewis Speaks To Students About Fight For EqualityCongressman John Lewis took part in a program called “Conversation with a Legend” on Tuesday.
DOJ: Chicago Police Rarely Investigated, Disciplined Officer MisconductLaying bare years of civil rights violations by Chicago police, the Justice Department blasted the nation's second-largest department on Friday for using excessive force that included shooting at people who did not pose a threat and using stun guns on others only because they refused to follow commands.
Government Announces 3 New Monuments As Presidential ProclamationThe government has announced three new monuments will be erected in the name of civil rights.
New Film Shows How The Beatles Helped Fight SegregationMusic aside, the real power of The Beatles wasn't the volume of their fans or the popularity of their hairstyles — it was the pull of their politics.
Judge: Martin Luther King's Bible & Nobel Belong To Estate, Not His DaughterMartin Luther King Jr.'s bible and Nobel Peace Prize medal will go to his estate, not his daughter, a judge ruled Monday. The ownership dispute had essentially pitted the slain civil rights leader's two sons against their sister.
Florida Women Travel To Selma For "Bloody Sunday" AnniversaryAs thousands gather in Selma, Alabama on the 50th Anniversary of the "Bloody Sunday" assault, two Florida women are also honoring the past.
Top MLK Weekend Getaways In AmericaCities across the nation will be celebrating the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday weekend but some hold a more historical significance than others.
2nd Day Of Jameis Winston Conduct Hearing UnderwayFlorida State QB Jameis Winston is spending his second day in a hearing that could determine his future at his school.
Commissioners Extend Protection For Transgender Individuals The House was filled with conflicting t-shirts and badges as Miami-Dade Commissioners voted 8-3 to extend protection against discrimination to transgender individuals.
Lawsuit Seen Likely Against FSU's Jameis WinstonJameis Winston avoided criminal charges after a woman said he sexually assaulted her. But the Florida State quarterback can't seem to move on from the case as a possible civil lawsuit and potential punishment from the university looms ahead.