The federal government is issuing its first guidelines to schools on how to protect children with food allergies.
Nearly 10 months after their son died, the parents of Kendrick Johnson are finally getting what they've been asking for: another investigation into the teen's mysterious death in the gym of Lowndes High School in Valdosta, Georgia.
Surveillance images and other materials that could shed light on the January death of a Georgia teen found dead inside a rolled up high school gym mat must be released to the boy's parents, a Lowndes County judge ruled Wednesday.
It's a culture struggling to survive. Fewer than 50 people -- all descendants of slaves -- fear they may soon be taxed out of the property their families have owned since the days of slavery.
Three years after becoming law, plenty of Americans really don’t understand what the Affordable Care Act – also known as Obamacare – already does, and what it will do in the near future.
Now that the GOP-manufactured economic crisis is over (for the several months, anyway), one might say the lesson for the Republican Party is best expressed by that old warning: Be careful what you wish for.
In 2011, Dr. Jerry Weast retired after serving for twelve years as Superintendent of the Montgomery County Public Schools, a district just outside Washington, D.C. that was the largest and most diverse school system in Maryland and the 16th largest ...
One of the nation’s biggest homecoming weekends will be even bigger this year as Morehouse College and Clark Atlanta University hold activities during the same weekend, October 25-27.
Foreclosures impact every level of the housing market, from high-rise condos to low-income housing.
The half a dozen movies portraying the African-American experience in 2013 may signify a renaissance of African-American film.
Three weeks after the exchanges opened, Americans are still having a tough time signing onto the Obamacare websites. And once they manage to get in, many aren't so happy with what they're finding.
A tip from an acquaintance of one of two convicted murderers who were mistakenly released from prison led to their arrests at a Florida motel, the commissioner of the Florida Department of Law Enforcement said Sunday.
Former U.S. House Speaker Tom Foley died at his home in Washington, D.C., his wife Heather confirmed Friday.
Papers from the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., including a page from his “I Have a Dream” speech, were being auctioned in New York on Thursday.
For the second straight year, millions of Social Security recipients, disabled veterans and federal retirees can expect historically small increases in their benefits come January.