August 20, 2017

Protests erupt from Boston to California as Confederate monument tensions boil over

Spencer Platt/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — The weekend after a white nationalist rally collapsed into chaos in Charlottesville, Virginia, leading to the alleged murder of an anti-racism […]
August 20, 2017

Charities, nonprofits pull events from Mar-a-Lago amid Charlottesville controversy

Joe Raedle/Getty Images(PALM BEACH, Fla.) — A number of high-profile charitable organizations have withdrawn fundraising events and galas from President Trump's Mar-a-Lago club in Palm Beach, […]
August 20, 2017

Celebrities, politicians post tributes to comedian, activist Dick Gregory

Brent N. Clarke/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — The death of comedian and activist Dick Gregory at age 84 on Saturday prompted a flood of tributes on Twitter […]
August 20, 2017

Powerball jackpot jumps to $650M after no winner in Saturday’s drawing

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — The numbers for the $541.9 million Powerball jackpot were drawn Saturday night — but there was no winner. The jackpot now […]