A Republican congressman in central Arkansas has condemned a political action committee's radio ad in support of him that suggests white Democrats will lynch black Americans if they win the midterm election next month.
After 10 years of searching like Captain Ahab at sea, a Coppin State University professor thinks he may have found a lost Herman Melville manuscript that includes tantalizing hints of what later would become his masterpiece, "Moby-Dick.".
Hip-hop, health care and Brett Kavanaugh have emerged as issues in a pivotal midterm race pitting a freshman Republican congressman against a rapper-turned-lawyer seeking to ride a blue wave into his first political office.
A Connecticut restaurant accused of serving alcohol to ESPN broadcaster Chris Berman's wife before she was killed in a car crash last year has settled a lawsuit by the family of an 87-year-old man who also died in the wreck.