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Harvard University sued over allegedly profiting from what are believed to...

BOSTON — In 1850, a Swiss-born Harvard University professor commissioned what are believed to be the earliest photos of American slaves.  The images, known as daguerreotypes and taken in a South Carolina studio, are crude and dehumanizing — and they were used to promote racist beliefs. Among the photographed: an African man named Renty and his daughter Delia. They were…

‘He went in and … dug up everything’: Man sentenced for...

A Washoe tribal historian says "he has taken away those places that are important to our cultural identity."

Check out the $600 million Alabama factory where Airbus builds jets...

Over the last five decades, Airbus has developed into a global aviation giant. The European consortium and Boeing now make up the duopoly that dominates the global commercial aircraft industry. But most people are not aware of the substantial manufacturing footprint Toulouse, France-based Airbus has in the US. This includes helicopters in Mississippi and satellites…

B/R Live, TNT to Broadcast Alliance of American Football

Steve Spurrier is the head coach of the AAF's Orlando Apollos.Sam Greenwood/Getty Images Pro football is coming to B/R Live. Live game coverage, highlights and shows from the Alliance of American Football will be available across Bleacher Report platforms. When the season kicks off in February, you'll be able to see plays designed by Steve…

‘The people want the Truth!’: Trump gloats over the loss of...

President Donald Trump gloated over mass layoffs at multiple news outlets on Saturday, tweeting that "many others will follow" and attributing the loss to "Fake News." "Fake News and bad journalism have caused a big downturn. Sadly, many others will follow. The people want the Truth!" he tweeted. Trump was referring to the more than…

Covington Catholic could expel students who taunted Native American man in...

CLOSE High school students from Kentucky mocked a Native American man after the March for Life rally in Washington, D.C. Friday. USA TODAY The Kentucky high school students seen in a video showing a confrontation between them and a Native American man at a Washington, D.C., march could be expelled. Covington Catholic High School and the Diocese of Covington…

US school apologises after students mock elderly Native American

A US diocese has apologised and vowed to take action after videos emerged showing boys from a Catholic private school mocking an elderly Native American man at a rally in the capital Washington, DC prompting widespread criticism.     The Indigenous Peoples March in Washington on Friday coincided with the March for Life, which drew thousands…

Trump speech: Twitter pokes fun of Schumer, Pelosi ‘hostage tape,’ ‘American...

CLOSE Twitter had a field day with Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, who delivered the Democratic response to President Donald Trump's address on the government shutdown. USA TODAY After President Donald Trump delivered an address from the Oval Office on border security, Democratic Congressional leaders provided their response…

Why older headlights are a ‘major safety concern’ for American motorists

CLOSE Here's why it's important to know when it's time to change out your headlights. USA TODAY Headlights become clouded or yellowed after years of use, creating a major safety concern for motorists. AAA finds that the average 11-year-old vehicle's headlights generate 20 percent of the illumination as new headlights. (Photo: AAA) Find yourself wondering…

Delta Air Lines raises drink prices, following increases by American...

Share This Story! Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about Delta Air Lines raises drink prices, following increases by American and Southwest The airline's move follows increases earlier this year by rivals Southwest and American airlines. The new prices go into effect Dec. 1. Post to Facebook Sent! A link…
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