Rapper Killer Mike delivered an impassioned speech in Atlanta Monday night endorsing Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) for president. “In my heart of hearts, I truly believe that Sen. Bernie Sanders is the right man to lead this country,” the hip hop
The fatal shooting of an unarmed black man by a Minneapolis police officer has pushed racial tensions in the city’s small but concentrated minority community to the fore, with a police precinct besieged by a makeshift encampment and hundreds of
The suspected ringleader of the Paris attacks, Abdelhamid Abaaoud, has been identified as one of those killed in Wednesday’s raid in the suburb of Saint Denis, the Paris prosecutor says. His body was found riddled with bullets and shrapnel in
Facebook is working on teleportation. No, not the “beam me up, Scotty,” type that could have you in New York for lunch and home in Palo Alto by dinnertime. But still, it sounds pretty cool. The social media platform will
The mayor of Lexington, Ky., says he’s not a member of the Ku Klux Klan. Anonymous postings saying otherwise are “false, insulting and ridiculous,” Jim Gray said in a statement on Monday. Gray, the city’s Democratic mayor, was responding to the release
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton unveiled her plan for criminal justice reform at Clark Atlanta University this past Friday. During her address at the HBCU, Clinton was interrupted by a group of activist affiliated with the Black Lives Matter movement called
Chipotle has temporarily closed dozens of its restaurants in Washington and Oregon out of an abundance of caution after an E. coli scare. No one has died in the reported cases of infection, the Washington State Department of Health said.
German auto heavyweight Volkswagen’s woes continue, this time on the luxury front. Bentley, the luxury marquee fully owned by the Volkswagen Group, has recalled 27,640 cars worldwide because of potentially faulty battery cable connections, a Bentley spokesman said on Tuesday.
On Tuesday morning, Twitter user _zolarmoon, who also goes by Aziah King, used her account to write an epic story in 150 tweets. Her first tweet, posted along with a photo of herself and an unnamed white woman, reads, “Y’all
Republican presidential candidates tore into CNBC’s moderators at Wednesday night’s GOP debate, issuing the sharpest attacks on the mainstream media of the 2016 election cycle. Sen. Ted Cruz accused the moderators of trying to instigate a cage match, Sen. Marco