By BEATRICE PETERSON, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- After the Civil War, formerly enslaved families were promised by Union leadership 40 acres and a mule. The offer was never fulfilled, yet a reminder... Read More.
By BILL HUTCHINSON, ABC News (KENOSHA, Wash.) -- With stores that were set ablaze during a summer of civil unrest still lying in ruin in Kenosha, Wisconsin, business owners and city leaders are... Read More.
By WILLIAM MANSELL, ABC News(PHILADELPHIA) -- Two people were charged Thursday with multiple felonies after police found explosives in a van in Philadelphia amid unrest in the city over the... Read More.
By JON HAWORTH, ABC News (PHILADELPHIA) -- The city of Philadelphia is on high alert Thursday after authorities discovered a van filled with explosives and other suspicious cargo -- including... Read More.
By ALEXANDER MALLIN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The Justice Department researched the possibility of bringing criminal or civil rights charges against Portland city officials related to their response to growing unrest... Read More.
By JORDYN PHELPS, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- After days of public silence on the shooting of Jacob Blake in Kenosha, Wisconsin, it remained unclear Thursday afternoon whether President Donald Trump would... Read More.
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Several top prosecutors have faced pushback in recent weeks for what critics say has been too lenient a response to unrest, including looting.
By KARMA ALLEN, ABC News(CHICAGO) -- At least 100 people were arrested in Chicago overnight as looting and violence overtook the streets, injuring multiple police officers, authorities said.Thirteen... Read More.