If elected, the former party leader in the state legislature would be the nation’s first black female governor.
Stacey Abrams won the Democratic nomination for governor of Georgia on Tuesday, delivering a victory for the national liberal groups and elected officials who backed her historic bid.
If elected in November, the 44-year-old Abrams would be Georgia’s first woman governor and the nation’s... Read more
The messy health insurance exchange market was starting to settle down before Trump came along.
If you buy your own health insurance, gird yourself for another round of big premium increases next year.
Health insurance companies have begun submitting requests for rate hikes to state regulators in a handful of states, and it’s not looking pretty based on information that Maryland, Virginia, Oregon and Vermont have already... Read more
After celebrating the success of back-to-back, global box office hits, Marvel’s “Black Panther” actor Chadwick Boseman, returned to his alma mater, Howard University, to deliver the school’s 2018 commencement convocation address.
In March, Marvel’s “Black Panther” became the highest-grossing superhero movie of all-time in the United States (not adjusted for inflation), when it surpassed the $623 million mark set by “The... Read more
TIME magazine recently honored Rep. Maxine Waters (D-Calif.) as one of the 100 most influential people in the world.
According to a press release about the honor, “The list, now in its fifteenth year, recognizes the activism, innovation and achievement of the world’s most influential individuals.”
Waters said that she was shocked and surprised by the recognition and that she “felt very... Read more
A New York Times report detailed the agreement the network reached with multiple plaintiffs, including anchor Kelly Wright.
Fox News settled lawsuits with several plaintiffs suing the network for racial and gender discrimination in a deal worth about $10 million, the New York Times reported Tuesday.
The settlement is far lower than the $60 million figure the network was approached with last summer, according to The Hollywood... Read more