Three officers were charged with civil rights violations following a long FBI investigation.


A white restaurant manager accused of enslaving a black worker for five years at a South Carolina restaurant was indicted by a federal grand jury this week.

Federal officials conclude that closing and reducing services in driver license's centers in Alabama violates civil rights, reaching an agreement Wednesday with the state law enforcement agency to ensure "that all Alabama residents have access to driver licensing programs, regardless of race, color or national origin."