White House: 'No One's Defending' Roseanne, But Trump Still Owed ApologyThe White House insisted on Wednesday it was not defending Roseanne Barr for the racist tweet that ultimately led to her sitcom's cancellation on ABC.
Drug Maker Responds After Roseanne Blames Racist Tweet On AmbienRoseanne Barr is blaming the sleep drug Ambien for her racist comments on Twitter, telling her fans online, "I'm not a racist, just an idiot who made a bad joke."
Experts Say Starbucks Training Is First Step In Facing BiasStarbucks will close more than 8,000 stores nationwide on Tuesday to conduct anti-bias training, the next step that the company is taking to restore its tarnished image.
Texas Judge Removed From Death Row Case Over Racial RemarksA Houston judge was removed from overseeing the appeal of a black death row prisoner because of prior racially charged comments the jurist made about black defendants.
Council Votes To Remove Confederate Leaders' Names From 2 Austin RoadsThe City Council voted Thursday to change the names of Robert E. Lee Road and Jeff Davis Avenue.
Players Allege Weatherford College Coach's MisconductAfter nearly 20 years as a head basketball coach at Weatherford College, Mark Osina was celebrated this year for his 400th win.
"Simpsons" Jokes About Apu Stereotype, But Some Aren't LaughingSunday night's episode of "The Simpsons" commented on a controversy over one of its characters, and not everyone thought that the response was funny.
Winnie Mandela, Nelson Mandela's Ex-Wife, Dies At 81Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, the ex-wife of former South African leader Nelson Mandela who was a political force and contentious figure in her own right, has died at the age of 81.