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This Day in Black History: July 18, 1863
William Carney rescued the Union Flag on July 18, 1863, and later became the first African-American...


Senate Rejects Bill to Fund Teacher and First Responder Jobs
In a 50-50 vote Thursday night, the Senate blocked a $35 billion provision in President Obama’s job...


Today at the White House: Nov. 1, 2011
The White House is vocal about the jobs bill, executive orders and Fort Monroe, but mum on Cain....


White House: Govt. Funding Debate Moving in Right Direction
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says Congress is moving in the right direction as lawm...


Timber: Plan B Fails Before It Even Hits the House Floor
Lack of Republican support forces House Speaker John Boehner to pull a fiscal cliff bill he hoped w...


John Boehner Puts the Squeeze on Obama on Tax Hikes
President Obama and House Speaker John Boehner are still at odds over tax breaks for the wealthy, w...


Waiting for Obama
Despite grumblings from the far-right side of the House, the chamber passed a second continuing res...


Republicans Ride Voter Unrest to Control of House
Republicans Ride Voter Unrest to Control of House...


Today at the White House: A New Year and New Attitude
President Obama is optimistic about working with Congress on a host of key issues....


Those We Lost In '07
BET's "Those We Lost" celebrates | mourns | and remembers the influential members of the community ...


GM Towing Black-Ownded Ad Agency From Its Corporate Lot
Posted Dec. 3, 2007 – Black folks sure love their GM autos.  But does General Motors love Afri...


Anti-abortion Group Targets Democrats in Radio Ads
Anti-abortion Group Targets Democrats in Radio Ads...


New Cracks in Gadhafi Regime as Minister Defects
The defection of Libya's foreign minister, a member of Moammar Gadhafi's inner circle, is the lates...