| Aug 1, 2013
| 12:53 PM
Trayvon Martin's hoodie, which has become a symbol for race relations in America, could be headed to the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, D.C.
The director of the Institution's coming National Museum of African American History and Culture said...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 1:58 PM
The Smithsonian on Friday dismissed reports that it aimed to acquire the hoodie that Trayvon Martin was wearing when he was shot and killed by George Zimmerman, who was acquitted last month.
Reports swirled this week after the director of the planned...
| Jul 28, 2013
It's hard to imagine Alicia Gonzalez doing anything in slow motion.
"I do enjoy yoga, believe it or not," says Gonzalez, executive director of Chicago Run, a nonprofit organization that works with Chicago public schools to help fight childhood obesity...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 9:34 AM
We're still more than a month away from the start of Notre Dame football season -- but to make sure you can see the Irish in-person you have to plan ahead!
Tickets are going fast today, as the final seats went on sale Tuesday morning for the Notre...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 9:32 PM
The long overdue, productive conversation about race and justice in America, now sputtering to a start, is going to stall if we continue bickering over the acquittal of George Zimmerman. That quarrel is now pointless. Pointless because the jury has......
| Jun 12, 2013
| 7:32 PM
“Man of Steel” flies into theaters Friday hoping to reinvent Superman for a new era, no small feat for the […]...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 3:15 PM
Coach Urban Meyer was asked by a reporter the other day about former University of Florida player Aaron Hernandez being arrested and charged with murder.
Meyer, the coach at Ohio State, offered a six-word response:
"I'm not gonna talk about that."...
| Jul 22, 2013
In the apartheid era, the coastal city of Durban featured pristine "whites only" beaches and a boardwalk dotted with hotels and high-rise apartment blocks, a popular holiday destination. Legislation has changed all that and Durban stands as a symbol of...
| Jul 19, 2013
The long overdue, productive conversation about race and justice in America, now sputtering to a start, is going to stall if we continue bickering over the acquittal of George Zimmerman.
That quarrel is now pointless. Pointless because the jury has...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 7:19 PM
Hundreds of protesters marched through downtown Baltimore on Monday evening to express outrage over the Trayvon Martin case but also to use the teen as a symbol of systemic issues facing the black community in the city and around the country.
| Jun 29, 2013
| 6:21 PM
They were farmers, painters and watchmakers. Saddlers, millers and carpenters.
Boys from towns like Easton. And men from tiny hamlets like Bath.
Almost all of the 993 soldiers in the 153rd Pennsylvania Volunteer Regiment hailed from Northampton...