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Michael Brown's family sues Ferguson over shooting death

Lynch to bring prosecutor's perspective to Justice Dept.

Loretta Lynch sworn in as new US attorney general

Mandela's Daughter Explains Icon's Health

AP Interview: Joan Baez returns to past in Vietnam

US stopping use of term 'Negro' for census surveys

'Solid South' no longer just all-red or all-blue

Obama arrives in S. Africa for Mandela tribute

Funeral held for activist poet-writer Amiri Baraka

Anti-gay laws, attitudes hold sway in many regions

Obama marks anniversary of key school desegregation ruling

Obama marks 60th anniversary of landmark desegregation ruling

Thousands expected at funeral of slain US black teen

US celebrities, civil rights leaders at funeral

New Atlanta museum links human rights struggles of past and present

N.Y. memorial service to honour life of actress, activist Ruby Dee

Dr. King biopic hits the big screen

Dalai Lama visits Alabama church at center of civil rights movement

"Selma" cast call film evocative of Ferguson protests

Grammys turn into stage for activism

'Selma' stars including Oprah march in Alabama, honoring MLK

50 years after Selma, Biden ties gay rights to civil rights

Text of Obama's remark at Selma anniversary commemoration

Winfrey giving $12M to new African-American museum

Scouts' future uncertain if ban on gays is dropped

Black history in focus with 2 new exhibits in DC

Canadians, Brits still in SSudan city US evacuated

Patriarch off 'Duck Dynasty' after gay comments

What you might not have known about Nelson Mandela

New York pays tribute to Mandela

5 free things to do on your next trip to Atlanta

No longer a 'Solid South' of all-red or all-blue

Special report: Why Brazil's would-be first black president trails among...

Oprah Winfrey, Harry Belafonte honored by Harvard

U.S. institutions honour late poet Maya Angelou with exhibits, film

Clinton defends initial resistance to gay marriage

LBJ comparisons rankle as Obama heads to Texas

Obama: Civil Rights Act Opened New Doors

Black sororities, fraternities differ on protests

Oscar buzz swirls around MLK film 'Selma'

Contrasting views persist on Marion Barry's legacy

Edward Brooke, first black elected US senator, dies

US college coaching legend Smith dead at 83

15 years on, museum where slaves landed taking form

Obama to designate 3 national monuments

Designating monuments, Obama touts conservation as US ideal

"Our march is not yet ended" - Obama on Selma anniversary

Some patients won't see nurses of different race

In South Africa, Obama pays tribute to ill Mandela

GOP has tough choices on Voting Rights Act

Judge: Supreme Court sign ban unconstitutional

US top court examines higher-ed affirmative action

Obama holds Martin Luther King as personal hero

Across US, people rally for 'Justice for Trayvon'

Nelson Mandela, South Africa's peacemaker, dies

Civil War events feature minstrel song revival

Iconic US author, poet Maya Angelou dies at 86

Losing streak lengthens for foes of gay marriage

Martin Luther King Jr., wife honored with medal

Special report - Why Brazil's would-be first black president trails among...

US earmarks $4.7 mn to improve police relations

Small-town US politician emerges as unlikely foe of India's Modi

Black Democrats look to Cochran on voting rights

N.Y. memorial service to honor life of actress, activist Ruby Dee

Kerry pledges security help to Tunisia

Rosa Parks archives remain unsold in warehouse

Lawrence Walsh, Iran-Contra prosecutor, has died