In our news wrap Monday, at least seven inmates died at a maximum security prison in South Carolina, where gang members fought each other with homemade knives. Also, the Government Accountability Office reports the EPA illegally spent $43,000 on a…
Two African-American men were arrested in a Philadelphia Starbucks last week after a store manager reportedly called police after the men asked to use the bathroom without buying anything. The backlash has been unmoved by the CEO's apologies and a…
By Kristen De Groot and Joseph Pisani, Associated Press
After a video of police arresting two black men in a Philadelphia Starbucks spread online, the hashtag #BoycottStarbucks trended on Twitter.
Rapper Kendrick Lamar was the first non-classical or jazz artist to win a Pulitzer Prize on Monday for his album DAMN. Jeffrey Brown joins Judy Woodruff to discuss some of the recipients in areas of literature and music.
By Nell Scovell
With all of the revelations of sexual misconduct and the toppling of famous directors, actors and anchors, one would think that it’s easier to come forward and speak out. Nope, says Nell Scovell. The veteran TV writer and creator offers…
By Hope Yen, Associated Press and Robert Burns, Associated Press
The White House scrambled Monday to walk back U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley's weekend announcement that new economic sanctions against Russia are imminent, but stressed the penalties are still being considered.
By Associated Press
The bill calls for barring the purchase of separate parts or kits that could be used to manufacture a firearm that cannot be traced by law enforcement.
By Matthew Daly, Associated Press
Two other charter flights taken by Zinke, in Alaska and the U.S. Virgin Islands, "appeared to have been reasonable as related to official DOI business," an internal watchdog said Monday.
By Emily Richmond, The Hechinger Report
“When we leave here we’re like 10 steps ahead of everybody else.”…
As difficult and as awkward as speaking out can be, it’s our responsibility to so many who can’t.
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