Georgia college to form commission to review racist photos

ATLANTA (AP) — Emory University in Atlanta says it's forming a commission to review racist photos that appear in past yearbooks. News outlets report the school announced the commissi...

'Empire' actor goes from victim to accused felon in 3 weeks

CHICAGO (AP) — The whispers about "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett started with reports that he had not fully cooperated with police after telling authorities he was attacked in Chicago by two men who h...

Key moments since Jussie Smollett reported Chicago attack

CHICAGO (AP) — "Empire" actor and R&B singer Jussie Smollett told Chicago police last month that two men physically attacked him and yelled racial and homophobic slurs. Some key moments in the sto...

Brothers in Smollett case are bodybuilders, aspiring actors

CHICAGO (AP) — An attorney representing the brothers at the center of an investigation into the attack reported by Jussie Smollett said Wednesday that her clients "manned up" and testified in front of...

Ready to fight: Cory Booker shows his tough side to voters

PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) — Nearing the end of a lively town hall with hundreds of voters packed into an art gallery, Cory Booker surveyed the crowd and reassured them that his sunny, unity-first presiden...

Noose knot on Burberry hoodie pulled amid fury

NEW YORK (AP) — The chief executive and chief creative officer of luxury fashion powerhouse Burberry have apologized for putting a hoodie with strings tied in the shape of a noose on their London Fash...

Key moments since Jussie Smollett reported Chicago attack

CHICAGO (AP) — "Empire" actor and R&B singer Jussie Smollett told Chicago police last month that two men physically attacked him and yelled racial and homophobic slurs. Some key ...

The Latest: Greek police probe attack on migrants' home

ZAGREB, Croatia (AP) — The Latest on migrants and asylum-seekers in Europe (all times local): 11:45 a.m. Police in the northern Greek city of Thessaloniki are inves...

New York City aims to stop hairstyle discrimination

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City doesn't want people to have their hairstyles held against them, and it has unveiled novel anti-discrimination guidelines. The city Human Rights Commissi...

The Latest: Poland pulls out of Israel meeting over comments

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The Latest on the dispute between Poland and Israel (all times local): 11:35 a.m. Poland's prime minister says his country is not sending a de...

Poland cancels participation in meeting in Jerusalem, denouncing 'racist' remark by Israeli official

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland cancels participation in meeting in Jerusalem, denouncing 'racist' remark by Israeli official.

Smollett developments leave some baffled, others outraged

LOS ANGELES (AP) — New developments in the Jussie Smollett case are making the once cut-and-dry narrative around his reported attack a divisive topic on social media. Smollett, who i...

France's yellow vests mark 3 months amid racist tensions

PARIS (AP) — French yellow vest protesters are marking three months since the kickoff of their anti-government movement, after anti-Semitic remarks by some demonstrators raised national concerns about...

Ballpark mustard maker drops Indians' Chief Wahoo logo

CLEVELAND (AP) — The maker of Cleveland's ballpark mustard is removing the Chief Wahoo logo from its branding and packaging to maintain longstanding ties with the Cleveland Indians baseball team. ...

Scattered yellow vest protests against Macron, anti-Semitism

PARIS (AP) — Yellow vest protesters are holding scattered demonstrations around Paris and the rest of France amid waning support for their movement. A few hundred people gathered pea...