Race and ethnicity

Former Vice President Joe Biden takes photos with supporters following the first rally of his 2020 campaign, Saturday, May 4, 2019 in Columbia, S.C. (AP Photo/Meg Kinnard)
May 04, 2019 - 8:48 pm
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Former Vice President Joe Biden charged Saturday that Jim Crow is "sneaking back in" as he emphasized voting rights at his first presidential campaign stop in South Carolina, where black voters play a key role in the South's first presidential primary. In criticizing...
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Former Vice President Joe Biden takes photos with supporters following the first rally of his 2020 campaign, Saturday, May 4, 2019 in Columbia, S.C. (AP Photo/Meg Kinnard)
May 04, 2019 - 6:29 pm
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Former Vice President Joe Biden charged Saturday that Jim Crow is "sneaking back in" as he emphasized the need to ensure voting rights are protected, which he said is lacking under the Trump administration. Biden drew several hundred people to a community center in Columbia as...
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Former Vice President and Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden speaks during a rally, Wednesday, May 1, 2019, in Des Moines, Iowa. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)
May 04, 2019 - 6:28 pm
The Latest on the Democratic candidates running for president (all times EDT): 6:30 p.m. Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders says one area in which he doesn't fault President Donald Trump is his handling of North Korea. The independent senator from Vermont tells ABC's "This Week" that...
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Former Vice President Joe Biden takes photos with supporters following the first rally of his 2020 campaign, Saturday, May 4, 2019 in Columbia, S.C. (AP Photo/Meg Kinnard)
May 04, 2019 - 5:54 pm
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Former Vice President Joe Biden charged Saturday that Jim Crow is "sneaking back in" as he emphasized the need to ensure voting rights are protected, which he said is lacking under the Trump administration. Biden drew several hundred people to a community center in Columbia as...
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Former Vice President and Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden speaks during a rally, Wednesday, May 1, 2019, in Des Moines, Iowa. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)
May 04, 2019 - 5:40 pm
The Latest on the Democratic candidates running for president (all times EDT): 5:40 p.m. Joe Biden is suggesting any adult American should have the option to buy "Medicare-like" insurance as part of expanding health-care access in the U.S. The former vice president made his pitch for a so-called "...
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Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., speaks at the National Organization of Black County Officials annual Economic Development Conference in Detroit, Friday, May 3, 2019. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)
May 04, 2019 - 1:54 pm
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic candidates running for president (all times local): 1:45 p.m. Sen. Amy Klobuchar is knocking President Donald Trump as being too soft on Russian President Vladimir Putin during their recent phone call. Trump and Putin on Friday had their first...
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Two women walk past a placard carrying a headline from the Saturday Star newspaper, in Soweto township, Johannesburg, South Africa Saturday, May 4, 2019. South Africa's political parties on Saturday swept into the final weekend of campaigning ahead of Wednesday's election in which the ruling African National Congress might find its greatest challenge from within. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
May 04, 2019 - 11:26 am
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South Africa's political parties on Saturday swept into the final weekend of campaigning ahead of Wednesday's election in which the ruling African National Congress might find its greatest challenge from within. Twenty-five years after the racist apartheid system ended, the...
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Democratic Alliance supporters on motorcycles cheer their leader Mmusi Maimane as he arrives at the Dobsonville Stadium in Johannesburg, South Africa, Saturday May 4, 2019, ahead of South Africa's election on May 8. (AP Photo/Jerome Delay)
May 04, 2019 - 9:35 am
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South Africa's political parties on Saturday swept into the final weekend of campaigning ahead of Wednesday's election in which the ruling African National Congress might find its greatest challenge from within. Twenty-five years after the racist apartheid system ended, the...
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Democratic Alliance supporters on motorcycles cheer their leader Mmusi Maimane as he arrives at the Dobsonville Stadium in Johannesburg, South Africa, Saturday May 4, 2019, ahead of South Africa's election on May 8. (AP Photo/Jerome Delay)
May 04, 2019 - 8:01 am
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South Africa's political parties on Saturday swept into the final weekend of campaigning ahead of Wednesday's election in which the ruling African National Congress might find its greatest challenge from within. Twenty-five years after the racist apartheid system ended, the...
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In this Tuesday, April 30, 2019 photo, Rashad Khan is shown outside his Indian restaurant in Boulder, Colo. A lawsuit against a Denver landlord who was recorded refusing to allow a Khan and his father, who are Muslim, to sublease her property for a restaurant has ended in a $675,000 settlement. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)
May 03, 2019 - 5:44 pm
DENVER (AP) — A Denver landlord who was recorded telling her tenant to find an "American person ... good like you and me" to sublease her property instead of a Muslim father and son seeking to open their second restaurant must pay the men $675,000 under a settlement. The three men sued last year,...
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