GOP Campaign Aide Reportedly Trashed Black People On Social MediaNews outlets report that Rick Shaftan, who is working for Corey Stewart's Senate campaign, has posted disparaging comments about African Americans on social media in past years.
Rachel Dolezal Accused Of Welfare Fraud After Race ScandalA former NAACP leader in Washington state whose life unraveled after she was exposed as a white woman pretending to be black has been charged with welfare fraud.
Florida Teacher Tells Class African Americans Are "Not Worth" DatingA teacher in Florida has been suspended after he repeatedly used the N-word in class, and told his students not to date African Americans "because they are not worth it."
NASA Bumps Astronaut Off Space Station Flight In Rare MoveNASA has bumped an astronaut off an upcoming spaceflight, a rare move for the space agency so close to launch.
Cleburne School District Apologizes For Slurs During Football BroadcastThe broadcaster referred to the Seguin players as the "cougroes," an apparent conflation of the school mascot and the word negro.
NAACP Issues Travel Warning About American AirlinesThe NAACP says it's alerting black travelers to exercise caution because, "booking and boarding flights could cause them disrespectful, discriminatory or unsafe conditions."
Conservation Efforts Underway For Historic Black Cemetery In McKinneyHeadstones etched with names and dates reaching back to 1830 peek from the soil at Ross Cemetery in McKinney.
Lawsuit: Pickens' Ex-Wife Asked Chef For 'Black People Food'Madeleine Pickens wanted the African-American chef she recruited from the country club she owns in Southern California to cook "black people food" — not "white people food" — at her rural Nevada dude ranch and wild horse sanctuary, according to a federal lawsuit accusing her of racial discrimination.
North Texas Defense Attorney Says Social Media Holds Police Accountable Two high-profile deadly police shootings this week, both involving African-American men, were captured on video. Social media played a role in the ensuing outrage and frustration.
Trump Praises 'My African-American' Supporter At RallyDonald Trump singled out a black supporter at a rally in California on Friday as he sought to demonstrate his support among African-Americans, saying, "Look at my African-American over here!"
Dallas County Sheriff’s First African American Deputy Dies At 85Jesse Everett Gill was hired as a deputy sheriff on January 16, 1954.
African American Success Initiative Targets 35,000 StudentsCoordinator for the African American Success Initiative (AASI, Jamila Thomas has a mission from the Dallas School District that targets 35,000 students.