In a video released for Black History Month, Michelle Obama and Common recite the Black National Anthem to encourage Black voter registration.
President Donald Trump placed Vice President Mike Pence in charge of the administration's response to a potential outbreak of the coronavirus.
Pugh, who faced up to 30 years in prison for fraud, conspiracy and tax evasion, asked for a prison term of one year and one day.
Lawyers filed a complaint on behalf of 152 inmates, accusing Parchman of barbaric conditions and deprivation of health and mental health care.
Kamauri Williamson, 11, sustained a gash to his forehead, just above his eyebrow, after an apparent altercation with a teacher over a juice box.
During Tuesday night's debate in South Carolina, the former vice-president vowed to ensure representation in the nation's highest court.
Kaia Rolle was restrained with zip ties, placed in a police vehicle and taken to a juvenile facility after throwing a tantrum at school.
The Ebenezer Baptist Church, which was founded by freed slaves, held its last service on Sunday. It will soon be up for sale.
The endorsement of Rep. Jim Clyburn, an influential Democrat who has served in Congress since 1993, is expected to provide a major boost.
Mubarak Soulemane, 19, was shot and killed by Connecticut State Police Trooper Brian North following a carjacking and subsequent car chase.
Robert Reed, 60, the janitor at Farmington Elementary in Germantown, Tenn. takes several buses and walks two miles each way to get to his job.
During Michael Bloomberg's first debate, Warren continuously pressured the former mayor to release former employees from their NDAs with him.
Judge Amy Berman Jackson, who handed down Stone's sentence, said his efforts to cover up for the President inspired "dismay and disgust."
The 12-year-old's family says a man gave the doll to the girl during the Krewe of Nereids parade in Mississippi, telling her "That's you."
President Donald Trump, who granted clemency to a number of his political allies, declared that he had the right to do so.
The Human Rights Campaign has called on the former New York City mayor to apologize for the comments he made just last year.