ATLANTA: A white couple have been handed heavy prison sentences in Georgia for shouting slurs and death threats at guests at a black child's birthday party. A Georgia state court sentenced the two, Joel Torres and Kayla Norton, a…
DALLAS: President Barack Obama attended a somber memorial Tuesday to five police officers slain in a sniper ambush in Dallas, as he seeks to unify a country divided by race and politics.
CAPE TOWN: South African President Jacob Zuma said his government would push through a new law to compensate the black majority for stolen land, stepping up populist rhetoric before August local polls where his ruling ANC faces a tough…
CHARLESTON, SOUTH CAROLINA: A young white man suspected of shooting nine black people dead after spending an hour with them in Bible study at a historic African-American church in South Carolina was arrested on Thursday, a day after a…
KARACHI: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said the economic revival is a major challenge which cannot be overcome without overcoming the shortage of energy.
HOLLYWOOD, UNITED STATES: African-American civil rights groups plan to protest outside Sunday's Oscars show, where every single one of this year's 20 acting nominees is white.