The tragic 1947 event speaks to America's enduring history of racism and systemic corruption.
Virginia's lieutenant governor is facing allegations from two women who accused him of assault and rape.
The Kentucky Democratic Party wasted no time distancing itself from the candidate.
“Rampant circulation of irresponsible messages in large volumes on WhatsApp’s platform has not been addressed adequately."
Locals in the Amazon appear to have taken justice into their own hands after a tourist was accused of killing a revered Indigenous healer.
Sebastian Woodroffe went to the Amazon to study plant medicine. Then he was accused of killing an ayahuasca shaman.
Leaders in the Missouri House of Representatives have called on the legislator to resign.
Oh, and he compared Louisiana's politicians to Nazis.
The new documentary 'An Outrage' visits lynching sites in six Southern states to explore one of the most brutal chapters in America's dirty past—and its connections to modern racism and police brutality.
A new history of brutal lynchings at the same spot in 1918 and 1942 offers insight into the terror of white supremacy.
When 54-year-old Otis Byrd was found hanging from a tree in this former hotbed of racial terrorism, many people suspected foul play—even though the authorities say his death was a suicide.