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BET plans all-star coronavirus special; Broadway stays dark

From finding ways to help others cope to sheltering in place to canceling events, here’s a look at some of the ways the entertainment...

Is My Takeout Risking Lives or Saving Restaurants?

LOS ANGELES — The very small, mundane things that have become dangerous in the context of the pandemic are the ones I miss the...

On anniversary of MLK's death, his words are 'more relevant' than...

In "times of challenge," Martin Luther King Jr. didn't back down, his family says. It's a lesson that still resonates as they remember the...

America's civil rights leader Joseph Lowery dies, aged 98

FILE PHOTO: Joseph Lowery waves after his speech at the Lincoln Memorial during 50th anniversary ceremonies of the 1963 March on Washington in Washington...

Rita Moreno: 25 Things You Don’t Know About Me!

Rita Moreno. Austin HargraveRita Moreno opened up exclusively to Us Weekly about 25 things you might not know about her — including her favorite...

Joseph Lowery, civil rights leader, dies at 98

He was 98. Lowery's death was confirmed by family representative Imara Canady, who said he died of natural causes. He once said he missed...

Civil rights icon Rev. Joseph E. Lowery dies at 98

The Rev. Joseph E. Lowery, who has been called the dean of the civil rights movement, died Friday, The King Center said.Lowery, 98, was...

Joseph Lowery, civil rights leader and MLK aide, dies at 98

ATLANTA (AP) — The Rev. Joseph E. Lowery fought to end segregation, lived to see the election of the country’s first black president and...

The Grand Ole Opry to play on in an empty theater

The Grand Ole Opry, the longest running radio show in history, is playing on through the coronavirus outbreakBy KRISTIN M. HALL AP Entertainment WriterMarch...

Selma Online offers free civil rights lessons amid virus

A new online project seeks to bring the lessons of the U.S. civil rights movement to studentsBy RUSSELL CONTRERAS Associated PressMarch 20, 2020, 5:13...

Navratilova and McEnroe 'sorry' for rules breach over Court protest

The legendary tennis stars oppose 24-time grand slam winner Court's views on homosexuality and want the Melbourne Park court renamed. Navratilova, 63, ...

Fate of Ebony, Jet archive up to advisory group

Images from Muhammad Ali in action to Eartha Kitt reading by the pool could soon be available to the public as the fate of...

On the trail: Kamala Harris backs Biden, Jesse Jackson campaigns for...

JACKSON, Miss. (Reuters) - Democratic presidential contenders Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders touted dueling endorsements on Sunday, with onetime Biden rival Kamala Harris supporting...

60 years later, 'An Appeal for Human Rights' still resonates

ATLANTA (AP) — Sixty years have passed since Roslyn Pope came home from Europe to a segregated South and channeled her frustrations into writing...

On the trail: From attacker to backer, Kamala Harris endorses Biden

JACKSON, Miss. (Reuters) - U.S. Senator Kamala Harris, the one-time Democratic presidential rival who took Joe Biden to task over his civil rights record,...

Dem strategist apologizes for saying Sanders surrogate had no standing to...

A Democratic strategist apologized Friday for saying Bernie Sanders co-chair Nina Turner did not have standing to use Martin Luther King Jr.'s words against...

In last-minute twist, Supreme Court temporarily halts execution of Alabama inmate

Minutes before the planned execution of Alabama death row inmate Nathaniel Woods, the U.S. Supreme Court temporarily halted the move to further review his...

An Alabama prisoner is set to die. Activists say his case...

An eleventh-hour push to halt the execution of a black prisoner in Alabama continued Wednesday with activists calling on Gov. Kay Ivey to intervene.Nathaniel...

Biden warmly welcomed in Selma as Dems court black voters

SELMA, Ala. (AP) — Joe Biden received a warm reception Sunday in this crucible of the civil rights movement as he and other Democratic...

High-tech Chicago exhibit puts visitors eye-to-eye with MLK

A high-tech museum exhibit puts visitors face-to-face with Martin Luther King Jr. as he delivers one of the most famous speeches in American historyBy...

Todd Chrisley's Estranged Daughter Lindsie Slams "Disgusting" Comments About His Coronavirus...

Lindsie Chrisley may be estranged from her famous father, Todd Chrisley, but that doesn't mean she'll stand for such cruelty toward him.On Wednesday's episode of...