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Atlanta marks 50 years since King's funeral services

Relatives of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. led more than 1,000 people on a march Monday in downtown Atlanta, where large crowds gathered 50 years earlier for the slain civil rights leader's funeral procession as a mule-drawn wagon pulled his casket through the streets.

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Topless protester a former 'Cosby Show' actress and activist

The topless protester who leaped over a barricade and ran toward Bill Cosby at the start of his sexual assault retrial on Monday is an actress who appeared on the comedian's family sitcom "The Cosby Show" as a child.

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Trump furious after FBI seizes documents from his lawyer

Federal agents on Monday raided the office of President Donald Trump's personal attorney Michael Cohen, seizing records on topics including a $130,000 payment made to a porn actress who says she had sex with Trump more than a decade ago.

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Photos reveal, recognize black work camps during Depression

A striking, sepia-toned picture recently acquired by the University of Michigan jumps out from the past and begs to tell a story: A man dressed in a heavy coat and hat is as big as the cabin door whose knob he is reaching to turn and enter.

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Rapper Cardi B reveals pregnancy on 'Saturday Night Live'

Rapper Cardi B has revealed during a "Saturday Night Live" performance she's pregnant.

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Military child abuse case raises complex sentencing issues

The allegations were shocking: an Army major and his wife accused of abusing their three young foster children through beatings, denial of food and water and forcing them to eat hot pepper flakes as punishment.

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The key people to watch at Bill Cosby's sex assault retrial

Opening statements start Monday in Bill Cosby's retrial on sexual assault charges stemming from allegations he drugged and molested a woman at his suburban Philadelphia home in 2004. The key figures to watch include:

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Man, 67, killed in raging fire at Trump Tower in New York

A raging fire that tore through a 50th-floor apartment at Trump Tower killed a man inside and sent flames and thick, black smoke pouring from windows of the president's namesake skyscraper.

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Bernie Sanders struggles with new path to black voters

As Bernie Sanders contemplates making another president bid in 2020, the Vermont senator still is searching for the right way to attract more black voters who backed Hillary Clinton and effectively denied him the Democratic nomination in 2016.

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Bill Cosby's lawyers want juror ousted over 'guilty' comment

A man selected as a juror in Bill Cosby's sexual assault retrial thinks the comedian is guilty and wants the case to be over, according to a prospective juror who said the man offered his opinion as they chatted during jury selection.

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China vows to fight US 'at any cost' as trade spat worsens

China vowed on Friday to fight the U.S. "at any cost" after President Donald Trump proposed slapping an additional $100 billion in tariffs on Chinese goods in an escalating trade dispute between the world's two largest economies.

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California senator says police need to be aware of biases

California's first black U.S. senator said Thursday that better training is needed to help police officers recognize biases in response to last month's shooting of Stephon Clark, a 22-year-old unarmed black man shot by Sacramento police.

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Philadelphia cheers NCAA champs Villanova with parade

Thousands of fans lined up in downtown Philadelphia to celebrate another sports championship with a parade, this time for Villanova University's Wildcats.

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Cardi B to make history as first co-host of ‘Late Show’

Cardi B, the bodacious reality tv star turned hip-hop queen will make history on Monday when she co-hosts “The Late Show” with Jimmy Fallon.

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Surgeon general urges Americans to carry overdose antidote

The nation's chief doctor wants more Americans to start carrying the overdose antidote naloxone to help combat the nation's opioid crisis and save lives.

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Bill Cosby's retrial jury mirrors first on gender, race

After a showdown over race, the jury picked to decide Bill Cosby's fate in the first big trial of the #MeToo era ended up mirroring the gender and racial makeup of the group that deadlocked last year: seven men and five women — 10 white, two black.

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Sixers pay tribute to Julius 'Dr. J' Erving with sculpture

The Philadelphia 76ers are paying tribute to Hall of Famer Julius Erving with a sculpture depicting him soaring.

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Hollywood's diversity push snubs actors with disabilities

Eileen Grubba was working alongside other actors on a TV commercial when she realized the director's eye was caught by her uneven gait. He started positioning her out of shots — and then it got worse.

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Former Revel casino moving toward reopening as Ocean Resort

Atlantic City's former Revel casino is moving toward its reincarnation as the Ocean Resort Casino.

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Resilience, resolve and renewed commitment to MLK's legacy

Half a century ago, the enthusiastic crowd eager to hear from the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. roused him from his bed at the Lorraine Motel across town in a thunderstorm to Memphis' Mason Temple Church of God in Christ.

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