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Sen. Gillibrand and Loretta Lynch

Today, U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand introduced Loretta Lynch during the Senate Judiciary Committee U.S. Attorney...

The late Mario Cuomo with Andrew Cuomo

Top elected officials and civil rights leaders expressed condolences and also paid tribute to...

Mario Cuomo, 52nd governor and father of current governor Andrew Cuomo

STATEMENT FROM THE OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR

MARIO M. CUOMO...

Senator Schumer meets Ms. Lynch

Senator Charles Schumer has once again called for the speedy confirmation of U.S. Attorney General designate, Loretta Lynch, after...

Secretary Hagel

President Obama has announced the resignation of Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel.

Observers believe the president and Hagel didn't see eye-...

The Rev. Al Sharpton and Senator Rand Paul met in Washington, D.C., this morning to discus reform of the criminal justice system and President Obama's impending executive action on immigration....

Texas Gov. Rick Perry

A Liberian visiting relatives in Dallas, Texas reportedly was diagnosed with Ebola on Sunday. He started showing the symptoms about six days...

Gen. Museveni -- at this rate may need a sleeping bag

 

Ugandan dictator Gen. Yoweri Museveni is apparently facing difficulty securing hotel accommodation...

Smiling to the bank. Kutesa's company ENHAS billed UN at least $30 million, possibly more, in past six years

 

The private company owned by the...

World Health Organization's chief Dr. Margaret Chan says poor health infrastructure aids Ebola spread

Alarmed by the looming and fast...

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon

Responding to inquiries by The Black Star News about a possible conflict of interest involving Sam Kutesa the...

Maya Angelou

THE WHITE HOUSE

Office of the First Lady

REMARKS BY THE FIRST LADY AT MEMORIAL SERVICE FOR DR. MAYA ANGELOU...

Rep. Charles Rangel

Congressman Charles B. Rangel (D-New York) has issued a strong statement opposing Ugandan foreign minister Sam Kutesa's bid to become...

Cornell William Brooks, incoming President-CEO, NAACP

The NAACP National Board of Directors has announced its selection of Cornell William Brooks as the...

Leon Jenkins -- shown the door over debacle of awards for Donald Sterling

NAACP Interim President and CEO Lorraine C. Miller has accepted the resignation of Los...

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