Exhibition featuring more than 200 important items Opens Sept. 10 The Library of Congress will open “The Civil Rights Act of 1964: A Long Struggle for Freedom” on Wednesday, Sept. [...]
By NEDRA PICKLER Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) _ President Barack Obama criticized gender oppression in Africa that he said is “crippling” development in some countr[...]
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.  _  Winston-Salem State University (WSSU) will collaborate with the Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) and Wells Fargo to host a unique program designed to i[...]
By SHEILA M. POOLE The Atlanta Journal-Constitution ATLANTA (AP) _ Marvin-Alonzo Greer proudly donned the blue uniform of a federal soldier in the Civil War during a recent Junetee[...]
By ANTONIO GONZALEZ, AP Sports Writer STANFORD, Calif. (AP) _ For most major college football programs, summer is a time for players to load up on classes and concentrate on condit[...]
By JAY REEVES Associated Press BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) _ In a world of cheeseburgers and fried chicken, participants are learning to use ingredients such as beans, greens, rice, grai[...]
As the most wrenching chapter in American history, the Civil War claimed the lives of more than 620,000 soldiers and brought vast changes to the country. The Postal Service continu[...]
By EMERY P. DALESIO Associated Press RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) _ A small but growing number of science and math teachers aren’t spending the summer at the beach or catching up on bo[...]
By TAMMY WEBBER Associated Press VILLA PARK, Ill. (AP) _ Comparing their campaign to the civil rights movement, fast food workers from across the country voted Saturday to escalate[...]
By DAVID CRARY, AP National Writer This summer marks the 50th anniversary of Upward Bound. It served 2,061 participants at 17 locations in 1965; last year it served about 76,000 st[...]