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Rev. Jesse Jackson Announces His Battle with Parkinson’s Disease

“It’s an opportunity for me to use my voice to help in finding a cure for the disease,” Jackson said in a statement.

Homeland Security Official Who Said Blacks are Lazy, Sexually Promiscuous Drug Users Resigns

Homeland Security Official Who Said Blacks are Lazy, Sexually Promiscuous Drug Users Resigns

Rev. Jamie Johnson, head of a faith-based division of the DHS, had been in the position since April.

Police Shoot Unarmed Black Man for ‘Breaking Into’ His Own Car

Police Shoot Unarmed Black Man for ‘Breaking Into’ His Own Car

A charge for evading arrest may be revisited, according to police.

Alabama Republican Party Stands by Moore

Alabama Republican Party Stands by Moore

In the past week, multiple women have accused Moore of sexual improprieties or unwanted romantic advances they said occurred when they were teenagers.

Momentum Builds for Disclaimers on Internet Election Ads

Momentum Builds for Disclaimers on Internet Election Ads

Facebook, Google and Twitter have been at the center of a political firestorm after allegations that people in Russian used their services to spread divisive political messages.

Towns, Cities Fear Taxpayer Revolt if Republicans Kill Deduction

Towns, Cities Fear Taxpayer Revolt if Republicans Kill Deduction

Local government leaders worry that if Republican tax-overhaul plans moving through the U.S. Congress become law, it will be harder for them to pave streets, put out fires, fight crime and pay teachers.

IBM Urged to Avoid Working on ‘Extreme Vetting’ of Immigrants

IBM Urged to Avoid Working on ‘Extreme Vetting’ of Immigrants

IBM and several other technology companies and contractors attended a July informational session hosted by immigration enforcement officials that discussed developing technology for vetting immigrants.

Mastercard: Advancing Inclusive Growth for Cities

Mastercard: Advancing Inclusive Growth for Cities

In Chicago, Mastercard is working with a number of partners to decrease congestion for residents and visitors of the city.

Toyota Signs Agreement to Become Global Partner of Special Olympics

Toyota Signs Agreement to Become Global Partner of Special Olympics

Beginning in 2018, Toyota will be supporting Special Olympics Unified Sports programming primarily in Japan and the United States.

Why Thanksgiving is My Favorite Holiday, Kaiser Permanente

Kaiser Permanente CEO Bernard Tyson: Why Thanksgiving is My Favorite Holiday

"This holiday allows me to combine gratitude with my love for cooking," writes Tyson.

HBO Goes Purple for Spirit Day

HBO Goes Purple for Spirit Day

Spirit Day is the annual observance coinciding with National Bullying Prevention Month.

JCPenney Teams Up With Tracee Ellis Ross for Sparkling Holiday Capsule Collection

Tracee Ellis Ross to Women: Put Yourself First, Don’t Ask Permission to Do So

In a powerful speech, Ross talks about being a 45-year-old, unmarried woman without children who refuses to define her life by patriarchal standards.

Jeff Sessions, U.S. Attorney General Ties Gang Violence to Immigration

Sessions’ FBI Finds New Terrorists: Black People

After white Nazis march on Charlottesville, a white man shoots 500 people in Las Vegas and another white man slaughters 26 people in a Texas church, the white people running the FBI and DOJ are concerned about “Black Identity Extremism.”

Roy Moore Drew $180,000 Annual Salary for Part-time Work from Charity ‘Foundation for Moral Law’

Moore Discredits Women, Plays Victim: ‘I Am Suffering’

Moore and his attorney launch a smear campaign against his victims.

Terry Crews Names Attacker, Recalls Alleged Sexual Assault: ‘I Was Horrified’

Terry Crews Names Attacker, Recalls Alleged Sexual Assault: ‘I Was Horrified’

“I will not be shamed. I did nothing wrong,” Crews said.

Roy Moore’s Sexual Misconduct ‘Common Knowledge’ Locals Say

Four More Women Accuse Moore of Unwanted Advances, Sexual Misconduct

A total of eight women have accused Moore of sexual improprieties.

By the Numbers: A Snapshot of World Food Day at Kellogg

By the Numbers: A Snapshot of World Food Day at Kellogg

"As the head of Corporate Affairs for Kellogg Company, I’m committed to upholding this tradition of good corporate citizenship every single day," writes Kris Charles

TD Bank Survey Reveals Demographic Shift Occurring in Restaurant Industry

Increase in women behind the counter is paving the way for significant changes.

Boeing, CASIS Award $500,000 for Microgravity Research through MassChallenge

Boeing, CASIS Award $500,000 for Microgravity Research through MassChallenge

Grants help fund costs for flight to International Space Station.

Civil Rights Investigation Launched into Weinstein Company

Harvey Weinstein, Movie Studios Sued over Alleged Sexual Misconduct in Class Action Suit

The lawsuit claims The Weinstein Company and Miramax helped facilitate and cover up Weinstein’s sexual misconduct.

As ‘Roman J. Israel, Esq.’ Denzel Washington Explores Social Injustice

As ‘Roman J. Israel, Esq.’ Denzel Washington Explores Social Injustice

“I grew up with guys who did decades and it had as much to do with their fathers not being in their lives as it did to do with any system,” Washington said.

Federal Judge Limits St. Louis Police Conduct During Protests

Federal Judge Limits St. Louis Police Conduct During Protests

A federal judge ruled that St. Louis police cannot shut down non-violent demonstrations and employ chemical agents to punish protesters.

More Cities, States Pressed on Immigrant ‘Sanctuary’ Policies

More Cities, States Pressed on Immigrant ‘Sanctuary’ Policies

If the areas are found in violation of the law, they would be ineligible for grants under a federal program that supports local law enforcement.

Hilton, Transcorp Hotels Sign 20 Year Extension for Transcorp Hilton Abuja Management

Hilton, Transcorp Hotels Sign 20 Year Extension for Transcorp Hilton Abuja Management

Deal sees the iconic hotel remain under the flagship Hilton Hotels & Resorts brand.