The union representing striking teachers in Los Angeles says the strike will continue into its sixth school day Tuesday regardless of the outcome of negotiations Monday
The University of Oklahoma says two students have voluntarily withdrawn from the school after one appeared in a social media video wearing black face paint and using a racial epithet
Venezuela has plunged deeper into turmoil as security forces put down a pre-dawn uprising by national guardsmen that triggered violent street protests and the Supreme Court has outlawed the opposition-controlled congress' defiant new leadership
The NAACP wants a St. Louis-area TV station to fire a newscaster for what he called an unintentional racial slur while talking about Martin Luther King Jr.
A commemorative service for Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. that was nearly imperiled by the federal government shutdown was held Monday morning in Atlanta at a church called King's "spiritual home."
Democratic presidential candidate Kirsten Gillibrand during a speech in New York City to honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on Monday said President Donald Trump has "inspired a hate" that "I have never witnessed." Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
The United Nations is forecasting that the global economy will grow by around 3 percent in 2019 and 2020, but says waning support for multilateralism, escalating trade disputes, increasing debt and rising climate risks are clouding prospects
More videos have emerged of the encounter between high school students, Native American marchers and militant black protesters last week in Washington
Authorities say two pilots are dead after a plane crashed into the snow-covered front yard of a rural Ohio home shortly after taking off from a private airfield nearby