New Study Claims Diverse Casts Deliver Higher Ratings, Bigger Box Office

(Yahoo) – Hollywood’s racial and gender diversity is increasing. But it’s not increasing quickly enough, says Darnell Hunt, lead author of the second annual Hollywood...

3 Sentenced in Racial Beatings That Led to Black Man’s Death

JEFF AMY, Associated Press JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Three more young white men, all part of a group that repeatedly searched Mississippi’s capital city for...

AP: Trayvon Martin’s Mother Says Killer Got Away with Murder

  JENNIFER KAY, Associated Press MIAMI (AP) — The mother of Trayvon Martin says she’s disappointed that federal prosecutors decided not to charge a neighborhood...

America’s Next Top Model Contestant Mirjana Puhar Among Three Killed in Triple Homicide

America’s Next Top Model contestant Mirjana Puhar was killed Tuesday in a triple homicide at her boyfriend’s home in Charlotte, North Carolina, E! News has...

Maya Angelou stamp to be released by U.S. Postal Service

By CAROLYN KELLOGG The U.S. Postal Service will release a “forever” stamp honoring writer Maya Angelou, the agency announced Monday. Angelou, best known for her...

12-YEAR-OLD DISSES PRESIDENT, WANTS TO RUN FOR OFFICE HIMSELF

A 12-year-old boy in Georgia has one question for President Obama: “Do you really love America?” Coreco Ja’Quan Pearson or C.J. became an internet star...