On Tuesday first lady Melania Trump ignored the crescendo building on Capitol Hill and stuck to her own agenda, announcing the construction of a new tennis pavilion on the White House grounds. "It is my hope that this private space will function as a ...

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Montgomery, Alabama, elected its first African American mayor in its nearly 200 year history, and he’s a Morehouse man. Steven L. Reed, a probate judge, garnered about 67% of the vote in the nonpartisan runoff election, according to unofficial results ...

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In an interview with Vogue published Wednesday, Rihanna said she turned down the opportunity to perform in last year's Super Bowl halftime show in Atlanta. The Grammy winning singer confirmed she did so to stand in solidarity with quarterback Colin Kaepernick.

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A 9-year-old has been charged with five counts of first-degree murder in connection with a lethal mobile-home fire in April near Goodfield, Illinois. The juvenile also has been charged with two counts of arson and one count of aggravated arson, Woodford ...