By Lenzy Krehbiel-BurtonTULSA, Okla. (Reuters) – Police in Tulsa, Oklahoma, were preparing for protests on Thursday after a white officer was acquitted by a jury of killing an unarmed black man in a case that stirred tensions over racial bias in policing.
Before he died, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Alex Tizon penned an incredible story for The Atlantic detailing his family’s secret slave in America.
By Olivia Kumwenda-MtamboJOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – The International Monetary Fund has raised South Africa’s growth forecast for this year after recoveries in the agriculture and mining sectors, but perceptions of policy uncertainty pose a downside risk, a senior official said on Thursday.
Watch TV shows, movies and more on Yahoo View, available now on iOS and Android.Neal Katyal, former U.S. Acting Solicitor General who helped draft the special counsel regulations, talks with Rachel Maddow about the parameters of Robert Mueller’s role as special counsel to the Trump-Russia investigation.
Donald Trump isn’t great at spelling — or Twitter for that matter — so it’s no surprise that when he tries to do both at the same time, disaster ensues.
Watch TV shows, movies and more on Yahoo View, available now on iOS and Android.President Trump explains why he fired former FBI director James Comey and made clear he’s done nothing illegal.
Another day, another opportunity for the internet to troll the Trump family.President Donald Trump’s daughter Ivanka has been intensely involved in her father’s presidency, while First Lady Melania has been pretty absent while living in New York. It’s unclear exactly what Ivanka’s role is, and apparently, the White House is as confused as the rest of the nation.
Chelsea Manning walked out prison yesterday after enduring seven years of confinement. Getting back on one’s feet after prison is not an easy task, but Manning seemed in good spirits on social media yesterday, ready for what’s to come. Others were also planning for Manning’s release, like Anna Wintour, who was reportedly making calls to designers to prepare for a Chelsea Manning Vogue photo shoot. Women’s Wear Daily first reported that designers were getting calls to find some “looks” for an upcoming shoot, though Vogue declined to comment on their editorial schedule. But that’s just what they do.
US army private Chelsea Manning has posted a new photo of herself after being freed from a Kansas military prison and a 35-year sentence for leaking classified materials.
Every year in May, the biggest actors gather from around the world to celebrate everything film. The Cannes Film Festival is a celebration of culture as much as it a chance to screen the latest and greatest movies. And since today marks the first day of the 70th annual Cannes Film Festival, which takes place in Cannes, France, we decided to round up some of our favorite celebrities’ first Cannes looks, because you know, nostalgia. Remember in 2005 when it was cool to wear jeans on the red carpet?!