A report by a civil liberties group has found that Los Angeles police officers are more likely to stop and search black and Hispanic residents than they are whites, even though whites are more often found carrying guns and contraband.

First a CD-trading site, then a free Web-based music browser, lala.com is being born again. The site is relaunching Tuesday as a hybrid, offering the digital download functionality of iTunes and the free music streaming of MySpace Music without the ads.

Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama is canceling nearly all his campaign events Thursday and Friday to visit his suddenly gravely ill 85-year-old grandmother in Hawaii, a spokesman said.

Republican John McCain and his supporters on Monday branded Democrat Barack Obama a liberal and criticized feminists and the media as they rallied their conservative base in Missouri, a hotly contested bellwether state, two weeks before the election.

A rising wave of optimism lifted Wall Street Monday, propelling the Dow Jones industrials up more than 400 points on more signs of a reviving credit market and support from Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke for further steps to aid the economy. All the major indexes finished with gains of 3 percent or more.

Muslim McCain supporters fight back against protesters who accused Barack Obama of being a Muslim Socialist bent on destroying America. Watch the video after the jump.

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Colin Powell is riding the wave of his endorsement of Barack Obama, criticizing Minnesota congresswoman, Michelle Bachman over her recent comments on investigating politicians over who is Pro-America or Anti-America. Watch the Video After the Jump

Suspended Dallas Cowboys cornerback Adam “Pacman” Jones has entered an alcohol treatment center.

Momentum increased Monday for a new economic stimulus package to help cash-strapped Americans as President Bush and Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke threw their weight behind an idea they earlier opposed.

Yesterday on Meet the Press, Tom Brokaw asked Colin Powell what he would say to people who said that he was endorsing Obama for his skin color. I thought this was a racist question at first. Would Brokaw ask Joe Lieberman what he would say to people who said he was endorsing John McCain because […]

Comedian and Actor, Rudy Ray Moore is dead at age 81. Rudy Ray Moore was best known for his Blacksploitation film, Dolemite, in which he played a rhyming pimp. Dolemite released several comedy albums in the 60’s and 70’s. His style was risque and he was considered more explicit than his contemporaries Redd Foxx and […]