(PROVIDENCE, R.I.) -- Many U.S. cities are attempting to establish a reparations program in an effort to rectify economic disparity borne of slavery, and Providence, Rhode Island, is among the places moving forward with a plan. But the city's plan has drawn criticism over the... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Debbie Wilkerson, after years of fighting bad credit, is on her way to saving for a down payment on her first home. She says a guaranteed income pilot program has helped her single-income household get some stability, whereas living check-to-check had left... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- After extremists praised last month's school shooting in Uvalde, Texas, and called for at least one copycat attack, the Department of Homeland Security on Tuesday warned of a "heightened" threat environment. Law enforcement uses the term "domestic violent extremist" to label those from... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden's administration this week took necessary -- if incremental -- steps to address the lack of affordable housing across the country, advocates and experts say. The White House on Monday introduced the "Housing Supply Action Plan," which aims through a combination... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden is getting both praise and criticism after doubling down on describing Russian President Vladimir Putin's actions in Ukraine as "genocide" -- the first time he's used the term since the invasion began nearly 50 days ago -- even as... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Sen. Tom Cotton, R-Ark., has refused to condemn former President Donald Trump's praise of Russian President Vladimir Putin amid his invasion of Ukraine. "George, if you want to know what Donald Trump thinks about Vladimir Putin or any other topic, I'd encourage... Read More.
Serena and Venus Williams are overflowing with pride about King Richard, the story of how their father, Richard Williams, groomed them to become tennis superstars. “It’s so cool we get to share with the world everything that my father means to me and our family and all that he’s done... Read More.
Music and acting stars Ludacris and Queen Latifah worked together on a film for the first time, and for the Fast & Furious actor, it was one of the highlights of his career. They just wrapped shooting the thriller End of the Road in New Mexico, in which Latifah portrays a recent widow,... Read More.
Zola stars Taylour Paige and Riley Keough are praising director Janicza Bravo for the "sisterhood" and "sense of protection" she gave the actors while filming the explicit biographical comedy-drama, which follows a stripper's wild trip to Florida. Keough, who plays a cunning sex worker named Stefani, says... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Appearing in Virginia ahead of Memorial Day weekend, President Joe Biden is expected to tout the state's and the country's "strong progress" against the coronavirus pandemic, while encouraging more Americans to get vaccinated, according to a White House official. Nearly 130 days after... Read More.