A Black pastor arrested while watering his neighbor's flowers has filed a federal lawsuit

Jennings said he felt dehumanized and humiliated during the arrest and that his wife and a neighbor pleaded with police to release him.

Originally Published: 10 SEP 22 17:19 ET By Hannah Sarisohn This image captured from bodycam video released by the Childersburg (Ala.) Police Department and provided by attorney Harry Daniels shows Michael Jennings, right, in custody in…

Brigham Young University apologizes, bans fan over racist slurs during volleyball match

The godmother of Duke volleyball player Rachel Richardson said in a tweet that Richardson, who is Black, was called racial slurs during the game at BYU's Smith Fieldhouse in Provo.

Originally Published: 27 AUG 22 22:06 ET By Matt Foster, CNN (CNN) -- Brigham Young University issued an apology on Saturday for racist comments made by a fan during a women's volleyball match between BYU and Duke at the Utah…

Mass shooting at Buffalo supermarket was a racist hate crime, police say

Buffalo Police Commissioner Joseph Gramaglia said Sunday the attack was a racist hate crime and will be prosecuted as such.

Originally Published: 15 MAY 22 05:25 ET Updated: 15 MAY 22 16:21 ET By Eric Levenson, Sarah Jorgensen, Polo Sandoval and Samantha Beech, CNN (CNN) -- The 18-year-old suspected of opening fire at a Buffalo supermarket Saturday told authorities he was targeting…

Jackie Robinson: First Black MLB player, breaking color barrier

Black players still faced racism

Originally Published: 15 APR 21 08:04 ET Updated: 15 APR 21 15:02 ET By Nicole Chavez, CNN (CNN) -- Ernest Fann never imagined his baseball career would be tainted by racism more than a decade after Jackie Robinson's debut.…

Judge rules South Bend's tape case involving Buttigieg can continue

A judge in Indiana ruled Monday that the so-called South Bend tapes case -- which has received newfound scrutiny amid Mayor Pete Buttigieg's presidential run -- can continue to trial, ensuring that the issue will drag on at the same time that the Indiana Democrat runs for president.

NBA's Kyle Korver opens up about race

NBA player Kyle Korver revealed Monday in an intensely personal essay that he has struggled with the privilege he's been granted as a white man, and he tasked himself with becoming a "part of the solution" against racism.