- School report: Illinois players' allegations unfounded Updated: Aug-03-15 6:34 pm
CHAMPAIGN, Illinois - Former University of Illinois women's basketball players' allegations of racially motivated mistreatment were unfounded, investigators hired by the school concluded in a report released Monday that also found that one former assistant coach "treated players harshly."
- Lawmakers seek gender diversity on corporate boards Updated: Aug-02-15 11:29 am
BOSTON - State lawmakers are calling on corporations in Massachusetts to add more women to their governing boards.
- Sheriff's employees get diversity training after firings Updated: Jul-28-15 2:41 pm
DAYTON, Ohio - All 450 employees of the Montgomery County Sheriff's office in southwest Ohio were given diversity training after two employees were fired and another three were placed on leave for sending racist text messages.
- Federal judge says Jacksonville board decision not his Updated: Jul-20-15 8:10 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - A federal judge ruled Monday that the makeup of the newly formed Jacksonville School District's school board isn't part of the decades-old Pulaski County Special School District desegregation case.
- New UW center to encourage race, diversity dialogue Updated: Jul-19-15 3:08 am
SEATTLE - University of Washington professor Ralina Joseph thinks what we're seeing in the nation today could be the start of a new civil-rights movement. And at times, college students are leading the charge.
- 'Game of Thrones' earns a leading 24 Emmy Award nominations Updated: Jul-16-15 2:02 pm
WEST HOLLYWOOD, California - The elaborate fantasy saga "Game of Thrones" received a leading 24 Emmy Awards nominations Thursday, its stature apparently untouched by backlash over a female character's rape scene.
- Pulaski District responds to questions in desegregation suit Updated: Jul-15-15 3:23 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Lawyers for the Pulaski County Special School District say it doesn't support any more school districts being carved out of its boundaries.
- Purdue University eliminates chief diversity officer role Updated: Jul-14-15 3:43 pm
WEST LAFAYETTE, Indiana - A provost at Purdue University will take over the school's diversity efforts after the school eliminated its chief diversity officer position.
- DOJ, consolidated schools reach accord on desegregation Updated: Jul-14-15 3:11 pm
STARKVILLE, Mississippi - A federal judge has approved a desegregation plan for the Starkville-Oktibbeha Consolidated School District.
- Judge declines to dismiss jury pool due to lack of diversity Updated: Jul-08-15 11:11 am
FORT DODGE, Iowa - An Iowa judge who agreed to dismiss a jury pool earlier this year because of a lack of racial diversity has declined to do so the second time around.
- Dreams of victory for a struggling South African rugby team Updated: Jul-05-15 2:02 pm
KATLEHONG, South Africa - Their catches still uncertain, their sneakers worn and unsuitable, a team of young South Africans is trying to find success in a sport that that's a traditional favorite in their country, but rare in their own neighborhood - rugby.