- Standing amid piles of waterlogged debris, President Barack Obama on Tuesday promised a sustained national effort to rebuild flood-ravaged southern Louisiana "even after the TV cameras leave" on a visit aimed in part at stemming campaign-season criticism that he's been slow to respond to the disaster.
- In their The Hollywood Reporter cover story, the duo opens up about inclusion and why it’s important to show Black people’s humanity on screen.
- A defiant Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe announced Monday that he again restored the voting rights of about 13,000 felons who served their time after his previous attempt was thwarted by Republican lawmakers and the state Supreme Court.
- Craig Kirby is on a mission: He is working hard to diversify golf — one black student at a time. It’s not easy, said Kirby, 53, but it is rewarding. His non-profit, “Golf. My Future. My Game,” has exposed young African-Americans to the predominantly white sport since 2014.