Race and Ethnicity

Sephora's Planning To Double Down On Black Owned Brands

24 minutes ago   |   Forbes

Beauty retailer Sephora, owned by European conglomerate LVMH plans to double the assortment of Black-owned brands to 16 by the end of the year. This could be a big win for the...
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Did Candidates Flee to Vacation Homes? 5 Highlights From the Mayor's Race

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

Questions surrounding candidates' second homes, ranked-choice voting and ties to casino interests arose in New York's mayoral contest.
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Tony Stewart wins Arizona sprint car race

2 hours ago   |   NBC Sports

Cup team owner Tony Stewart scored his first sprint car victory of 2021, taking the checkered flag Sunday at Arizona Speedway.
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Black women decry leadership ceiling in Congress

Black women decry leadership ceiling in Congress

2 hours ago   |   Politico

When Democratic Rep. Brenda Lawrence lost her leadership race by a single vote, she looked up the last time a Black woman was elected to sit at her party's leadership table in...
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In ambulances, an unseen, unwelcome passenger: COVID-19

In ambulances, an unseen, unwelcome passenger: COVID-19

4 hours ago   |   WMUR

EMTs and paramedics have always dealt with life and death - they make split-second decisions about patient care, which hospital to race to, the best way to save someone - and...
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The Talk of the Super Bowl Is Quarterbacks, Except One

4 hours ago   |   NY Times

The N.F.L. has tried to move on from the controversy over Colin Kaepernick, but recent events suggest his critique of America's racial climate has remained relevant.
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2 injured after police car drives through crowd at street race in Washington

2 injured after police car drives through crowd at street race in Washington

8 hours ago   |   WGN TV

TACOMA, Wash. - At least two people were injured when a police officer responding to a report of a street race plowed his car through a crowd of pedestrians that had gathered...
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Chicago among largest US cities with widest racial health gap, mortality rate: study

10 hours ago   |   ABC

A new study shows the racial disparities over the last decade have gotten worse in several U.S. cities, including Chicago.
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Sarah Huckabee Sanders to Run for Arkansas Governor

11 hours ago   |   NY Times   |   4 articles

The bid by Ms. Sanders, a former press secretary to Donald Trump who is seen as his preferred candidate in the race, will test the former president's political strength in a...
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Avoiding the Obama-Era Silence Trap

11 hours ago   |   NY Times

Democrats must rethink their usual strategy.
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House Poised To Transmit Article Of Impeachment Against Trump To Senate

House Poised To Transmit Article Of Impeachment Against Trump To Senate

The trial itself will begin on Feb. 9, giving the Democratic House impeachment managers and Trump's defense team two weeks to file briefs and finalize their legal preparations. Read more ...

Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador tests positive for COVID-19

Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador tests positive for COVID-19

Mexico is one of 17 countries in the world that has reported more than 1 million COVID-19 cases. Read more ...

5, including pregnant woman, fatally shot in Indianapolis

5, including pregnant woman, fatally shot in Indianapolis

Five people, including a pregnant woman, were shot to death early Sunday inside an Indianapolis home in an apparent targeted attack, the city's police chief said, decrying the... Read more ...

Bucs Heading To Super Bowl After Beating Packers 31-26

Bucs Heading To Super Bowl After Beating Packers 31-26

GREEN BAY, Wis. - Tom Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers' road magic have them heading home to the Super Bowl, the first team to play in one on their home field. Brady owns six... Read more ...

Biden plans to sign executive order for government to buy more U.S. goods

Biden plans to sign executive order for government to buy more U.S. goods

President Joe Biden plans to sign an executive order that aims to boost government purchases from U.S. manufacturers. Read more ...

Wedding ring found in septic truck reunited with owner

Wedding ring found in septic truck reunited with owner

A wedding band found in the depths of a septic truck has been reunited with its owner, cleaned and shined - looking and smelling as good as new. Read more ...

Road warriors: Tampa Bay Buccaneers win 31-26 at Green Bay, reach Super Bowl

Road warriors: Tampa Bay Buccaneers win 31-26 at Green Bay, reach Super Bowl

Tom Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers' road magic have them heading home to the Super Bowl, the first team to play in one on their home field. Read more ...

Miami Heat to use COVID-19-sniffing dogs to screen fans at basketball games

Miami Heat to use COVID-19-sniffing dogs to screen fans at basketball games

Starting this week, a limited number of ticket holders will be in the seats as well. And they'll have to get past the dogs before gaining admittance. Read more ...

9 workers found dead in China mine explosion; toll now 10

9 workers found dead in China mine explosion; toll now 10

BEIJING - Chinese rescuers have found the bodies of nine workers killed in explosions at a gold mine, raising the death toll to 10, officials said Monday. Eleven others were... Read more ...

Sarah Sanders running for Arkansas governor, sources say

Sarah Sanders running for Arkansas governor, sources say

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - Former White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders is running for Arkansas governor, a source told The Associated Press on Sunday night. Sanders, who left the... Read more ...