| Feb 14, 2012
| 4:41 PM
SOUTH BEND -- A South Bend woman and her family have a strong connection to the Tuskegee Airmen who have been recognized particularly this February during Black History Month in the movie "Red Tails."
Evelyn Baugh and her sister, the late Agnes...
| Feb 22, 2012
| 2:57 PM
When the country's largest museum devoted to African-American history and culture opens in Washington, Maryland people and places will get a healthy share of the limelight.
A two-story log house built by freed slaves from Montgomery County, dubbed the...
| Feb 24, 2012
| 6:07 PM
As the first African-American woman to achieve the rank of major general in the U.S. Army, Marcia M. Anderson helped inspire Letterkenny Army Depot employees Friday as they observed Black History Month.
In a keynote speech focusing on “Black...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 5:20 PM
There is a special exhibit at the World War II museum honoring African-Americans who served, including the Tuskegee Airmen. Photojournalist Ryan Thornburg chronicles the life of a local Tuskegee Airman as he tells his story and the importance of the men.
| Aug 5, 2012
| 11:37 AM
NEW ORLEANS -- A New Orleans bartender who accused Oscar-winning actor Cuba Gooding Jr. of pushing her has dropped all charges against him, bar management said Wednesday.
The unnamed female bartender told police Gooding stopped by the Old Absinthe...
| Aug 20, 2012
| 6:43 PM
George Hickman, one of the few surviving Tuskegee Airmen, and a longtime usher at University of Washington athletic events and press box attendant at Seahawks games, died on Sunday. He was 88.
Hickman’s death prompted a wave of condolences...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 1:05 AM
NEW YORK - LaTroy Hawkins has heard the stories from his 87-year-old grandfather, about his days of picking cotton in Mississippi, about the times when there were no black players in big league baseball.
And about what it meant when Jackie Robinson...
| Apr 20, 2012
| 11:39 AM
The story of the Tuskegee Airmen gets fresh treatment in this George Lucas-produced drama that truly takes flight in its superbly filmed aerial sequences.
The script recounts how the young African-American pilots were called up to serve as U.S. forces...
| Apr 21, 2012
| 7:39 PM
A famous retired Tuskegee Airman drew a large crowd at a fundrasing event for a local national monument Saturday evening.
More than 50 people attended the fundrasing event for the Friends of the Booker T. Washington National Monument. It was held at...
| Jan 25, 2010
| 3:55 PM
The Tuskegee Airmen were dedicated, determined young men who enlisted to become America's first black military airmen, at a time when there were many people who thought that black men lacked intelligence, skill, courage and patriotism. They came from...
| Feb 7, 2011
| 4:37 PM
Fantasy of Flight, an aviation-themed attraction in Polk County, is paying tribute to the Tuskegee Airmen during this week’s Legends and Legacies Symposium Series. Five pilots — including Oviedo’s Raymond Cassagnol and Hiram E. Mann of...