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Former Vice President Joe Biden speaks at the Biden Courage Awards, Tuesday, March 26, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
March 26, 2019 - 5:29 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Former Vice President Joe Biden condemned "a white man's culture" Tuesday night as he lashed out against violence against women and, more specifically, lamented his role in the Supreme Court confirmation hearings that undermined Anita Hill's credibility nearly three decades ago...
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FILE- In this March 10, 2019, file photo, Nebraska coach Tim Miles yells instructions during an NCAA college basketball game against Iowa, in Lincoln, Neb. Nebraska has fired seventh-year coach Tim Miles after the Cornhuskers finished 13th in the Big Ten and failed to make the NCAA Tournament for a fifth straight year. Athletic director Bill Moos announced the firing Tuesday, March 26, 2019, two days after the Huskers finished a 19-17 season with an 88-72 loss to TCU in the second round of the NIT. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik, file)
March 26, 2019 - 2:42 pm
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska fired seventh-year coach Tim Miles on Tuesday, and athletic director Bill Moos said he's spoken with former Iowa State and Chicago Bulls coach Fred Hoiberg to gauge his interest in the job. Moos announced the firing two days after the Huskers finished a 19-17 season...
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FILE - In this Feb. 3, 2019, file photo, Georgia Tech head coach MaChelle Joseph yells to her bench during an NCAA college basketball game against Notre Dame, in South Bend, Ind. MaChelle Joseph has been fired as the women's basketball coach at Georgia Tech. The school announced the decision Tuesday, March 26, 2019, saying the decision followed an independent investigation into alleged mistreatment of players and staff. Joseph's attorney countered that the coach was being punished for complaining about gender equity issues at the Atlantic Coast Conference school. (AP Photo/Robert Franklin, File)
March 26, 2019 - 1:09 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — MaChelle Joseph was fired Tuesday after nearly 16 seasons as the women's basketball coach at Georgia Tech, with the two sides giving strikingly different reasons for her dismissal. The school, which suspended Joseph late in the season for what it would only describe as a personnel...
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U.S. Senator Kamala D. Harris, D-California, addresses supporters while holding a campaign rally at Morehouse College on Sunday, March 24, 2019, in Atlanta. The Democratic candidate for president is at least the fifth presidential candidate to visit Georgia in the 2020 cycle. (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)
March 26, 2019 - 3:00 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — In the first major policy proposal of her Democratic presidential campaign, California Sen. Kamala (KAH'-mah-lah) Harris is focused on boosting the salaries of teachers. Harris' campaign says her plan is an unprecedented federal investment in teacher pay. Harris promises to invest...
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Candace Cameron-Bure, from left, Andrea Barber and Jodie Sweetin, from the cast of "Fuller House," accept the award for favorite funny TV show at the Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards on Saturday, March 23, 2019, at the Galen Center in Los Angeles. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)
March 24, 2019 - 2:44 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Actress Candace Cameron Bure says "family sticks together no matter what," in what seems a sign of support for "Fuller House" co-star Lori Loughlin, who has been charged in an alleged college admissions scandal. Bure delivered that message in her acceptance speech Saturday night...
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March 24, 2019 - 8:46 am
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A Kenyan science teacher from a remote village who gave away most of his earnings to the poor and tutored students on the weekends won a $1 million prize on Sunday that honors one exceptional educator from around the world. Peter Tabichi teaches in the semi-arid...
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In this Saturday, March 23, 2019 photo, Rick Townsend reflects about the upcoming 20th anniversary of the mass shooting at Columbine High School in suburban Denver. Townsend's daughter, Lauren, was killed in the April 20, 1999, attack. Several survivors and family members of the victims gathered at the school's library to speak to the media Saturday. (AP Photo/Thomas Peipert)
March 23, 2019 - 7:25 pm
LITTLETON, Colo. (AP) — Families of the Columbine High School shooting victims gathered at the school on Saturday to tell their stories 20 years after the tragedy, and they spoke of forgiveness, inclusion and healing, and the balm that sometimes only silence can bring. It was on April 20, 1999,...
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South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg speaks to a crowd about his Presidential run during the Democratic monthly breakfast held at the Circle of Friends Community Center in Greenville, S.C. Saturday, March 23, 2019. (AP Photo/Richard Shiro)
March 23, 2019 - 5:42 pm
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Democratic presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg told voters Saturday that his marriage to his husband exists "by the grace of a single vote on the U.S. Supreme Court." The South Bend, Indiana, mayor visited South Carolina for the first time since announcing his presidential...
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FILE - In this March 1, 2019, file photo, Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., speaks at the Black Enterprise Women of Power Summit in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher, File)
March 23, 2019 - 12:48 pm
HOUSTON (AP) — Charging onto the home turf of their Democratic rivals, Sen. Kamala Harris campaigned in Texas for the first time Saturday while Sen. Bernie Sanders swung through California — both a test of early strength in a crowded presidential race and a peek at the country's two biggest states...
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FILE - In this March 1, 2019, file photo, Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., speaks at the Black Enterprise Women of Power Summit in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher, File)
March 23, 2019 - 11:42 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris on Saturday called for a significant federal investment in teacher pay, the first policy proposal that she has put forth since officially launching her 2020 campaign. At a rally in Houston, Harris argued that the U.S. faces a teacher...
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