African-Americans

This image made from a June 2017 video provided by the NAACP Bakersfield branch shows injuries to Tatyana Hargrove after her June 18, 2017, encounter with police in Bakersfield, Calif. The 19-year-old says she was punched in the mouth and bitten by a police dog after an officer confronted her at gunpoint. A police report obtained by the Bakersfield Californian says officers thought Hargrove was male and was dressed like the machete-wielding suspect, a 170-pound, 5-foot-10 man who was later arrested. Hargrove is 5-foot-2 and 115 pounds. (NAACP Bakersfield via AP)
July 11, 2017 - 9:51 pm
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (AP) — A black woman contends she was confronted by police at gunpoint, punched in the mouth and bitten by a police dog after she was mistaken for a much larger bald man suspected of threatening people with a machete. Tatyana Hargrove's account is contained in a video posted on...
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July 11, 2017 - 9:45 pm
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (AP) — A black woman contends she was confronted by police at gunpoint, punched in the mouth and bitten by a police dog after she was mistaken for a much larger bald man suspected of threatening people with a machete. Tatyana Hargrove's account is contained in a video posted on...
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American League's Boston Red Sox Mookie Betts (50) is greeted by his teammates during the MLB baseball All-Star Game, Tuesday, July 11, 2017, in Miami. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)
July 11, 2017 - 9:40 pm
MIAMI (AP) — The Latest on Major League Baseball's All-Star Game (all times local): ___ 9:35 p.m. Still no one across the plate in Miami. For the first time since 2010, the All-Star Game is scoreless through four innings. The NL has five hits, the AL has three — and Mookie Betts helped keep the...
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American League's New York Yankees pitcher Dellin Betances (68), delivers a pitch, during the third inning at the MLB baseball All-Star Game, Tuesday, July 11, 2017, in Miami. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
July 11, 2017 - 9:25 pm
MIAMI (AP) — The Latest on Major League Baseball's All-Star Game (all times local): ___ 9:20 p.m. Dellin Betances of the New York Yankees was wild for the second consecutive All-Star Game. He escaped unscathed. Betances was charged with a wild pitch in last year's ASG — and threw two more in the...
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National League's Washington Nationals Bryce Harper (34,) singles to left field, during the first inning at the MLB baseball All-Star Game, Tuesday, July 11, 2017, in Miami. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
July 11, 2017 - 9:05 pm
MIAMI (AP) — The Latest on Major League Baseball's All-Star Game (all times local): ___ 8:55 p.m. Don't tell Bryce Harper this game doesn't count. The Washington star made a sprawling catch out in right field to retire Salvador Perez and end the top of the second inning, and the NL and AL remained...
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National League's Gary Jones (1), of the Chicago Cubs, left, talks with Los Angeles Dodgers Justin Turner (10) and Cincinnati Reds Zack Cozart (2), prior to the MLB baseball All-Star Game, Tuesday, July 11, 2017, in Miami. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
July 11, 2017 - 7:09 pm
MIAMI (AP) — With home runs, strikeouts and game times at record levels , Commissioner Rob Manfred says baseball is open to making changes in the sport's rules. Major League Baseball proposed several initiatives last offseason, including a 20-second pitch clock, a limit of one mound trip by a...
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Fans react to New York Yankees' Aaron Judge's performance during the MLB baseball All-Star Home Run Derby, Monday, July 10, 2017, in Miami. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)
July 11, 2017 - 3:30 pm
MIAMI (AP) — The Latest on the All-Star Game (all times local): 3:30 p.m. Max Scherzer and Buster Posey have been teammates in the All-Star Game before, though they have never been pitcher-and-catcher at the same time. That changes Tuesday night, when the Washington ace and the San Francisco...
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Fans react to New York Yankees' Aaron Judge's performance during the MLB baseball All-Star Home Run Derby, Monday, July 10, 2017, in Miami. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)
July 11, 2017 - 2:45 pm
MIAMI (AP) — The Latest on the All-Star Game (all times local): 2:45 p.m. Miami slugger Giancarlo Stanton remembers having conversations with Jose Fernandez about the All-Star Game. And Stanton has no doubt that Fernandez would have been on the mound at Marlins Park on Tuesday night. "His No. 1...
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Fans react to New York Yankees' Aaron Judge's performance during the MLB baseball All-Star Home Run Derby, Monday, July 10, 2017, in Miami. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)
July 11, 2017 - 1:23 pm
MIAMI (AP) — The Latest on the All-Star Game (all times local): 1:23 p.m. Players' association head Tony Clark says the union is willing to talk with management to "see if some common ground can be found" on pace-of-play issues. Major League Baseball proposed several initiatives last offseason,...
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FILE- In this June 28, 2017, file photo, protesters holds signs as they gather for a demonstration on the University of Cincinnati campus demanding that a white former police officer be tried a third time in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black motorist in Cincinnati. As cities and towns host July 4th parades and fireworks shows, some minority residents are expressing mixed feelings about the holiday used to reaffirm the country's founding based on equality and civil liberties. (AP Photo/John Minchillo, File)
July 02, 2017 - 3:49 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — As many in the United States celebrate the Fourth of July holiday, some minorities have mixed feelings about the revelry of fireworks and parades in an atmosphere of tension on several fronts. How do you celebrate during what some people of color consider troubling times?...
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