She blocked a black neighbor from entering their St. Louis building. Then she got fired

( CNN) A white girl has been fired after video emerged of her confronting and blocking the entry of a black neighbor at a St. Louis apartment complex. “I can, ” she said. “Do you live here? “ The woman’s employer was indicated in a statement that she was fired after its consideration of the […]

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Chefs Guy Fieri and Jose Andres join forces to feed thousands affected by California fires

( CNN) As the Carr Fire becomes the seventh most destructive wildfire in California’s history, renowned chefs Guy Fieri and Jose Andres are doing everything they can to help feed the evacuees and first responders. “We are just running arm-in-arm with the Salvation Army, local chefs, residents and everybody helping out all of the evacuees.” […]

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She claimed a 9-year-old boy groped her. Then she apologized.

New York( CNN) A white female derisively labeled “Cornerstore Caroline” on social media has apologized after video of her appearing to call New York police to say a 9-year-old black son grabbed her behind was posted online. Cellphone video of the public apology also circulated across social media. Before Friday’s mea culpa, however, Teresa Klein […]

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5 things for June 8: Trump summits, leak probe, migrants, suicides, Mars

( CNN) Congrats to the Washington Capitals! It took more than four decades, but they’re ultimately Stanley Cup champs. Here’s what else you need to know to Get up to Speed and Out the Door.( You can also get “5 Things You Need to Know Today” delivered to your inbox daily. Sign up here .) […]

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Smith College student who was racially profiled while eating says the incident left her so shaken she can’t sleep

( CNN) A Smith College student who says she was racially profiled Tuesday while feeing lunch on campus said the incident left her so shaken she has had trouble eating and sleeping. The incident is the latest in a string of casesof white people calling authorities to report black people going about their everyday lives, […]

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5 things for May 23: North Korea, primary outcomes, Zuckerberg, ZTE, leukemia& germs

( CNN) There won’t be any more running starts in pro football, as the NFL makes a huge change to kickoffs. Here’s what else you need to know to Get Up to Speed and Out the Door.( You can also get “5 Things You Require to Know Today” delivered to your inbox daily. Sign up […]

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5 things for May 23: North Korea, primary results, Zuckerberg, ZTE, leukemia& germs

( CNN) There won’t be any more running starts in pro football, as the NFL makes a huge change to commencements. Here’s what else you need to know to Get up to Speed and Out the Door.( You can also get “5 Things You Require to Know Today” delivered to your inbox daily. Sign up […]

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Labor Day 2018: What you need to know

( CNN) It’s a day when we honor the American worker and we tip-off our hat goodbye to summer. The official aim of summer, truly? Yep. Labor Day is celebrated on the first Monday of September every year, marking the unofficial aim of summertime.( The official last day of summer this year is actually September […]

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Police called on black man opening his own business

San Francisco( CNN) A San Francisco lemonade business owner is blaming racism for a call to police that considered him questioned outside his own store on suspicion of burgling it. Stevenson said he was standing outside his Mission District shop, on the phone to his security company, around 6:45 a.m. last Tuesday when two police […]

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