For more than 30 years, the mayor of Chicago has held an annual breakfast honoring the Reverend Martin Luther King Jr. This year, the event became a flashpoint for area protesters.
Football fans in Los Angeles are elated to have an NFL team return to their city, but Rams fans in St. Louis aren't so thrilled.
The viral video of a man putting his own shirt on a homeless man on a New York City subway train once more highlights social media’s power to showcase acts of kindness.
Women's rights activist and suffragist Alice Paul, a key figure in the push for the 19th Amendment, drew from her Quaker upbringing in fighting for equality.
The circus announced that it will retire the last of its performing Asian elephants in May, a year and a half earlier than expected.
In a 3,500-mile humanitarian odyssey, Greg Mahle transports rescue dogs from shelters in the South to new owners in the North.
Friday's ceremony was the latest demonstration of the Magnolia State's efforts to make peace with it's racial past.