Andrew Wheeler Confirmed As The Nations 15th EPA…

Andrew Wheeler has been confirmed as the nation’s 15th administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency.  The Senate voted 52-47 to confirm the former coal lobbyist, who has served as acting EPA chief since former Administrator…

Man Who Shot 3 Black Men After Hurricane…

A white Louisiana man who shot three black men in a racist attack in the wake of Hurricane Katrina has died just days after he was sentenced to 10 years in prison. Roland Bourgeois Jr., 56,…

The Real Significance Of Kamala Harris Shift On…

On Tuesday morning, 2020 presidential candidate Kamala Harris told The Root that she supports decriminalizing sex work. It was the second time this week that the issue made headlines. On Monday morning, New York state lawmakers…

Michael Cohen Presents Check Trump Gave Him For…

Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump’s former personal attorney, testified before Congress on Wednesday that the president reimbursed him for payments he made to adult film star Stormy Daniels to maintain her silence about an alleged…

Chicago Will Soon Elect A Black Woman As…

CHICAGO (AP) — A former federal prosecutor and a county board leader will face each other in a runoff to become Chicago’s first black female mayor after leading a large field Tuesday that included a…