www.washingtonpost.com By DeNeen L. Brown Vanessa Hall-Harper, a Tulsa city council member, and local activist Kristi Williams visit Oaklawn Cemetery, where many think there is a mass grave for people killed during the rampage. (Shane Bevel/for The Washington Post) The black city council...
www.latimes.com By LORRAINE ALI The tapes are out there. At least according to Tom Arnold, actor-turned-investigative reporter in Viceland’s “The Hunt for the Trump Tapes With Tom Arnold.” The eight-part series, which premieres Tuesday, follows the “True Lies” sidekick in his maniacal quest...
www.nytimes.com By Sam Roberts       Frank E. Petersen Jr., who suffered bruising racial indignities as a military enlistee in the 1950s and was even arrested at an officers’ club on suspicion of impersonating a lieutenant, but who endured to become the first black...
www.yahoo.com By Charles Robinson Last spring, when NFL team owners were privately battling the collusion case brought against the league by former quarterback Colin Kaepernick, a curious debate began in some corners of the multibillion-dollar sports apparel industry. It orbited around two questions: Was...
www.cbsnews.com By EMILY TILLETT     Former President Barack Obama will be immortalized on the streets of Los Angeles as L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti announced that the city council voted to rename Rodeo Road to Obama Boulevard. Garcetti tweeted Tuesday night, "We're thrilled that...
www.people.com By EMILY ZAUZMER   Aretha Franklin fans are saying their final goodbyes to the Queen of Soul. The Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History in Detroit is hosting two days of public open-casket visitations. Franklin died at age 76 of pancreatic cancer on August 16. On Tuesday, the...
www.huffingtonpost.com By Hayley Miller AMVETS called on the White House to “show appropriate respect” for the late Arizona lawmaker. AMVETS, one of the country’s largest veterans organizations, blasted President Donald Trump on Monday over his lackluster response to the recent death of...
www.huffingtonpost.com By David Moye     It’s hard to tell if Melania Trump is purposely trolling her husband, President Donald Trump, but if she is, it’s epic. The first lady announced on Monday that she is planning a solo trip to Africa this year, according to The...
www.nbcnews.com By Elizabeth Chuck and Alex Johnson / Aug.16.2018 / 9:02 AM ET   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EHR1bJFQsMk   Aretha Franklin — the first woman to be inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, dubbed the Queen of Soul for powerful anthems like "Respect" and "Chain of...
www.huffingtonpost.com By Maggie Parker Yahoo Lifestyle One of the younger girls who was on the trip was traumatized. Last week, a group of young African-American girls was kicked out of an aquarium gift shop by an employee, but, according to the group’s program director,...