Updated at 4 a.m. ET on Wednesday When police arrived after reports of a shooting over the weekend at a bar outside Chicago, witnesses say Jemel Roberson, a 26-year-old security guard who worked there,
Last week’s political news — roiling with coverage of midterms and recounts, the departure of Attorney General Jeff Sessions and the mortal drama of California wildfires — was punctuated by the president’s
Roy Hargrove, a virtuoso trumpeter who became a symbol of jazz’s youthful renewal in the early 1990s, and then established himself as one of the most respected musicians of his generation, died on Friday
An Idaho superintendent has issued a public apology and placed 14 employees on paid administrative leave after staff at a public elementary school dressed up as Mexicans and a border wall for Halloween.
Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green has never been one to let his opponents get the last laugh, so after Fergie's ex-husband Josh Duhamel called the Warriors star a "prick" for laughing during
The parents in Overland Park, Kan., were fed up. They wanted their children off screens, but they needed strength in numbers. First, because no one wants their kid to be the lone weird one without a phone.
As most of us know, the world map we grew up with isn’t exactly the most accurate vision of the world. Currently, the Mercator projection—which was created by Flemish cartographer Gerardus Mercator in
Athletes are often held to a lower standard by admissions officers, and in the Ivy League, 65 percent of players are white. Quick, think of a college athlete. Chances are the person who comes to mind a
More than 100 years after the Emancipation Proclamation, there were black people in the Deep South who had no idea they were free. These people were forced to work, violently tortured, and raped. Historian
“Close to the Edge: The Birth of Hip-Hop Architecture,” a new exhibition at the Center for Architecture, makes an urgent case for why it can Throughout history, major cultural movements—like the Renaissance,
All through middle school and high school, Jessica Sun struggled to understand why she had such a hard time learning. “I would not learn anything in class, that was the norm,” Sun said. “After sitting
The federal government has typically tried to tread carefully when it comes to policy making around the epidemic of school shootings. That’s especially true in the Trump administration, where cabinet and
BERLIN — Midterm elections have rarely captivated Americans' attention, but this year’s elections are shaping up to be different. Voter enthusiasm has spiked following the polarizing Supreme Court confirmation
(CNN) — In elementary school, children get the talk about unwanted touching. In college, they learn about boundaries and what constitutes assault. But in between, sex education in schools is often an regurgitation