WASHINGTON (AP) _ President Barack Obama is asking Americans this Labor Day to think about the rights and benefits that people often take for granted. In his weekly radio and Inter[...]
By MESFIN FEKADU,   AP Music Writer NEW YORK (AP) _ Rappers are making their voices heard in the Missouri city where a white police officer killed an unarmed young black man, chann[...]
By The Associated Press A state-by-state look at the Common Core standards: Multimedia: http://hosted.ap.org/interactives/2014/common-core/.   ALABAMA The state school board f[...]
By JOSEPH PISANI,  AP Business Writer NEW YORK (AP) _ The latest banks are small enough to fit in the palm of your hand. Startups, such as Moven and Simple, offer banking that̵[...]
By TERESA M. WALKER,  AP Pro Football Writer CBS officials talked about an all-women sports show for more than a year, and now they’re set to make television history. The net[...]
By JIM SUHR, Associated Press ST. LOUIS (AP) _ Donors have given nearly $700,000 to online fundraising sites set up to collect money for the family of a black 18-year-old and the w[...]
By FRAZIER MOORE, AP Television Writer NEW YORK (AP) _ It’s a time-honored rite harking back to an era of black-and-white TVs and the trio of networks whose programs they del[...]
By ANNE FLAHERTY, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) _ People on Facebook and Twitter say they are less likely to share their opinions on hot-button issues, even when they are offlin[...]
By The Associated Press Most students entering college for the first time this fall were born in 1996. For these students, Tupac Shakur, Carl Sagan and Tiny Tim have always been de[...]
WASHINGTON (AP) _ An enigmatic Civil War photo of a white man and a black slave, both in Confederate uniforms, has been donated to the Library of Congress five years after its appe[...]