GOP members of Congress face Trump foes at town halls

February 22, 2017 in News

By ALAN SUDERMAN BLACKSTONE, Va. (AP) — Republican U.S. Rep. David Brat, who rode voter anger to a historic political upset nearly three years ago, was on the receiving end […]

UC Berkeley speech by Breitbart’s Milo Yiannopoulos canceled because of violent protests

February 2, 2017 in News

BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Protesters hurled smoke bombs, broke windows and sparked sparked a massive bonfire Wednesday night, prompting University of California at Berkeley officials to cancel a talk by […]

U.S. Army Corps blocks route of Dakota Access oil pipeline

December 5, 2016 in News

CANNON BALL, N.D. (AP) — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said Sunday that it won’t grant an easement for the Dakota Access oil pipeline in southern North Dakota, handing […]

Fight to change state flag continues

October 20, 2016 in News

Community forum planned Nov. 3 on several issues By Shanderia K. Posey Editor Mississippi native and community activist Duvalier Malone is not backing down efforts to change and/or remove the […]

California officer guns down ‘mentally ill’ Ugandan refugee in ‘shooting stance’

September 30, 2016 in News

EL CAJON, Calif. (AP) — The fatal police shooting of a Ugandan refugee who drew something from his pocket and extended his hands in a “shooting stance” happened about a […]

College football players in Michigan, other athletes raise fists in protest during anthem

September 26, 2016 in Sports

(AP) Liberty guard Brittany Boyd sat on the bench with her head bowed during the national anthem. Hours earlier, college football players for Michigan and Michigan State, along with a […]

Tumult at GOP convention over effort to stop Trump

July 19, 2016 in News

CLEVELAND (AP) — Republicans cast Donald Trump as the right man for turbulent times as they opened their presidential convention Monday against a backdrop of unsettling summer violence and deep […]

LGBT rights protesters vow to keep fighting Mississippi law

May 2, 2016 in News

By JEFF AMY Associated Press JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Hundreds of supporters of lesbian, gay bisexual and transgender rights protested Sunday against a new Mississippi law they call discriminatory, saying […]