A 17-year-old from Illinois accused of killing two men during an August protest in Wisconsin was due in court Thursday.
The Oakland LGBTQ Community Center launched the new Glenn Burke Wellness Clinic by providing free community health screenings at its 3207 Lakeshore location near Lake Merritt.
Five NBA players have met with Pope Francis at the Vatican to discuss social justice. Marco Belinelli, Sterling Brown, Jonathan Isaac, Kyle Korver and Anthony Tolliver were joined in the audience Monday by NBA players' union union executive director Michele Roberts.
She was especially prominent in commercials against Proposition 15, which sought to raise commercial property taxes to increase funding for schools, and against Proposition 25, which would have eliminated the use of cash bail.
Authorities said the bond was posted around 2 p.m. and was arranged by Rittenhouse's attorney. Stipulations, such as conditions of release, were not released.
Amanda Ray was sworn in by Gov. Gavin Newsom as the first female commissioner of the California Highway Patrol.
A Black family in Discovery Bay family was the target of their White neighbor's racist tirade after a dispute over dogs escalated.
"Kamala Haris, a woman in power, a woman of color. From the bottom of our brown-girl hearts. Thank you. Representation matters."
A Georgia judge denied bond Friday for the father and son charged with murder in the February slaying of Ahmaud Arbery.
An attorney for Quawan Charles’ family said a graphic photo of the 15-year-old’s body shows severe damage to his face, and his family says they suspect foul play.
The recent election led to a new level of inclusion on the San Francisco Board of Supervisors
A teen says he feels threatened by an online gun dealer for being part of a Black Lives Matter event in Dublin.
Jenkins, who is Black, joins a diverse court that includes one other Black justice, two Asian Americans and a Latino.
The U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis has announced that a Black female midshipman will be the brigade commander for the first time.
Lawmakers placed Proposition 16 on the ballot following the death of George Floyd, a Black man, by Minneapolis police. They pointed to his death as clear evidence of the barriers that hold back Black Americans and other people of color.
But public polling indicates that Proposition 16 is struggling, suggesting that voters may not be ready to repeal a quarter-century-old ban on affirmative action
A Wisconsin court commissioner on Monday set bail for an Illinois 17-year-old accused of killing two people during a protest at $2 million.
A grant for murals in San Jose allows for cultural expression as they beautify blight.
The City of San Jose Thursday took a step to stand in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement on Thursday morning.