"A disturbing cellphone video of a St. Louis police shooting has sparked some concern as protests in nearby Ferguson over the controversial killing of 18-year-old Michael Brown entered an 11th day. The video of the Tuesday killing.
How Engaging Diversity Made Xerox a Company to Copy
Xerox, a $22 billion company, is the first Fortune-500 corporation to have a female CEO. Its commitment to a diverse workforce began in the 1960s, when the founder pledged job opportunities for the African-American community. Economics correspondent Paul Solman explores how the effort to include and amplify multiple points of view has helped it survive and adapt to an ever-morphing market.
California State Senator Wright to Resign Following Fraud Conviction
California state Senator Roderick Wright will resign later this month following a fraud conviction that saw him sentenced to 90 days in jail, he said in a letter sent on Monday, three days after his sentence was handed down. The Los Angeles area Democrat wrote in a letter to the secretary of the legislative body, "Effective Sept.
Dem Rep. James Clyburn Suggests 'Sexting' to Get Out the Vote
No one pays much attention to C-SPAN, especially on holiday weekends, but luckily The Daily Caller flagged a hilarious flub by Congressman James Clyburn when he was talking about mobilizing voters in an appearance on C-SPAN 2 during Labor Day weekend. Clyburn said, "Use the tools that we have.
Family Says Darrien Hunt Was Shot by Cops 'Because He's Black'
Saratoga Springs family says Darrien Hunt was shot by cops "because he's black" SARATOGA SPRINGS, Utah (ABC 4 News) - The family of the 22-year-old man who was shot and killed by Saratoga Springs Police this week is speaking out. Darrien Hunt's family says the only reason why he was shot is because he was black.
George Zimmerman Threatened to Kill Driver During Road Rage Incident
George Zimmerman found himself in trouble with the law yet again this week. Florida's WSVN News is reporting that Zimmerman, who was acquitted of murder last year in the killing of 17-year-old black teenager Trayvon Martin, threatened to kill a fellow driver during a road rage incident and even showed up at the man's workplace the next day.