Civil rights leaders are calling on black actress Daniele Watts to apologize to the Los Angeles Police Department after she claimed she was racially profiled for kissing her white boyfriend in public.
A 7-year-old Missouri boy was punished by school officials last week for bringing to class a souvenir shell casing that had been given to him and his fellow Cub Scouts at a Sept. 11 memorial ceremony.
A film based on the true story of hope offered to a young woman in a crisis pregnancy received positive reviews after its recent screening at the United Nations in New York.
Muslim leaders rallied in Oklahoma City on Friday to denounce the Islamic State group and condemn recent remarks by a Republican lawmaker who said people should be wary of Muslim Americans.
The Washington National Opera has chosen to open its new season with a work by contemporary Mexican composer Daniel Catan — in Spanish.
Sen. Mary L. Landrieu was spotted pouring beer into the mouth of a Louisiana State University fan who was doing a keg stand during a tailgating event on Saturday.
Pharrell Williams unveiled a new line of Adidas tennis sneakers over the weekend, customizing his own pair to carry an important message for former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.