In recent months, the state of Mississippi has received pressure to drop the Confederate battle emblem from the state flag. The school's flagship university isn't waiting for a formal change.
At a time when immigration issues are divisive, New York’s Mexican community is struggling. But wealthy Mexican immigrants are rising to be a part of the solution and, in the process, overcoming old stereotypes.
The president will be announcing his new strategy in West Virginia, the state with the highest rate of overdose deaths in the country.