Minstrel shows popular at the outbreak of the Civil War are often remembered for their role in perpetrating stereotypes about African Americans through blackface -- but for Mark Jessee, minstrel shows are an important part of his family’s history.
CNN's Scott McLean speaks with a Colorado sheriff who says the state's legalization of marijuana is fueling a rise in crime. But some law enforcement leaders say there is not enough data to support the claim.
Undeterred by immigration politics, the 2018 National Teacher of the Year leads a Washington state classroom for refugees that runs on the same promise that's bestowed upon children and fuels newcomers to the American dream.
Fine had been widely anticipated and comes after Donald Trump warned that administration planned to hold the bank to accountWells Fargo has agreed to pay $1bn to settle claims tied to its auto insurance, mortgage and other financial products in what is th
Prosecutors have charged a 54-year-old suburban Houston man with four counts of solicitation of capital murder for trying to hire a hit man to kill his ex-girlfriend, her parents and her current boyfriend.
The ringleader of a massive $23 million auto insurance fraud drove around in a flashy Bentley, sported a $64,000 rose gold Juan Pablo Montoya watch and lived in a $7,500-a-month oceanfront South Florida home -- despite warnings from federal officials that
Stranger Things actor, 14, joins Prince Harry, Donald Trump and Sadiq Khan on magazine’s listMillie Bobby Brown, the supernatural star of the Netflix hit Stranger Things, has become the youngest person to be included in Time magazine’s list of the mos
Colorado students held a rally with Parkland survivors on anniversary of 1999 shooting, while nationwide protests are planned at schoolsWhen Columbine high school teacher Paula Reed does lockdown drills to prepare for an active shooter, she does them in t