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Stories with person: Al Sharpton
  • In police cases, black activists push reforms outside court story has photos
    Updated: May-27-16 6:11 am

    BALTIMORE - Black activists in Baltimore and beyond say they are disappointed but not discouraged after neither of the first two police officers to stand trial in the death of a man who was injured in the back of a police van was convicted.

  • 'Grey's Anatomy' actor helps produce BET documentary 
    Updated: May-24-16 11:31 am

    NEW YORK - Actor Jesse Williams says he sees BET's documentary premiering Thursday on the Black Lives Matter movement as a time capsule capturing the conditions that led to the group's formation.

  • Wilmore says his 'tone didn't fit room' in DC performance story has photos
    Updated: May-03-16 4:32 pm

    NEW YORK - Comic Larry Wilmore says his "tone didn't fit the room" at his much talked-about White House Correspondents Association speech but believes his use of a provocative term to address President Barack Obama may open an important dialogue for the country.