AP News Agency Changes Writing Style To Capitalize 'B' In Black When Referring To PeopleThe Associated Press international news agency changed its writing style guide Friday to capitalize the “b” in the term Black when referring to people in a racial, ethnic or cultural context, weighing in on a hotly debated issue.
Muslim, Native American, Women, LGBT Candidates Score Historic Election WinsElection Night 2018 turned out to be a night of firsts — with groundbreaking victories for Native American, Muslim, black, gay and female candidates.
San Francisco Promotes Plan To Provide Doulas For Low-Income MothersOfficials in San Francisco on Tuesday were pushing to give low-income families better access to childbirth coaches or doulas.
Protesters Fighting For Racial Tolerance Hold Sit-In At UC Santa CruzA group of University of California at Santa Cruz students have taken over an administration building.
Tobacco-Related Illnesses Killing More Blacks Than AIDS, Violence & Other CancersSome African-American public health leaders say too many Black people are dying from tobacco-related diseases, and feel that not much attention has been paid to the issue.
New Black Emoji App Aims To Capture Spirit Of Afrocentric ExpressionJust in time for Black History Month, there's a new app with some pretty cool afrocentric emojis. It's called Afro Emoji.
From 'Hella Tight,' 'Sick,' To 'Atrocious' - How The 49ers' Black And Red Uniforms Looked On Social MediaFrom the street corners to the water coolers -- everyone is talking about the new black and red 49ers uniforms.
NAACP Chapter President Outed As White By Her Parents; Mocked On TwitterThe head of the NAACP chapter in Spokane, Washington, is facing questions about whether she lied about her racial identity, with her family saying she's white but has portrayed herself as black.
Video Shows SFPD Informant Targeting Black Woman Over Asian Woman In Drug Sting OperationNew video shows an undercover San Francisco police informant ignoring an Asian woman who may have been offering drugs, and instead going after a black woman.
San Francisco’s Public Defender Explains Racial Disparities In The City’s Criminal Justice SystemSan Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi explains racial disparities in the city's criminal justice system and what is being done on a local level to address the issue.
Comments Overheard From Angry Berkeley Residents About Police Using Batons, Tear Gas During #BlackLivesMatter Protests“When did the people of Berkeley decide it was okay for the police to make our streets look like Beirut,” asked one man.
Black Reporter, Police Lieutenant Open Up About Being Called 'Sellouts' By Police Brutality Protesters In Oakland, San FranciscoA local reporter who's been covering the Bay Area protests against police brutality opens up about something she was shocked to hear from other people of color.
#CrimingWhileWhite Showcasing Racial Inequality In Police TacticsConfessions are trending on social media Thursday night as users share crimes they say they were given just a slap on the wrist because of their race.
Yosemite Bears Get High-Tech Tracking CollarsOfficials at Yosemite National Park in California say a boost in technology will help them better understand the black bears that live throughout the park.
Inmate Lawsuit Challenges Racial Lockdown Policy At California PrisonsA federal judge said Wednesday that he will consider whether California's policy of locking up prisoners by race violates the constitutional rights of the roughly 125,000 male inmates within the state prison system.