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Forgiving SC church gunman may be Christlike — but it's not easy

Blacks torn between anger, mercy for Charleston shooter.

Blacks torn between anger, mercy for Charleston shooter.

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SC Senate gives final OK to Confederate flag removal

SC House expected to take up issue on Wednesday.

SC House expected to take up issue on Wednesday.

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After 73 years, Black NC woman receives library card at age 92

Pearl Thompson knew that she was in a public library intended for whites only in 1942, but she walked over to get a book for class anyway.

Pearl Thompson knew that she was in a public library intended for whites only in 1942, but she walked over to get a book for class anyway.

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Union Ave. to close between Front St. and 2nd St. later this week

Sewer repairs required; detours and garage access available.

Sewer repairs required; detours and garage access available.

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Cosby in 2005 admitted getting quaaludes to give to women he sought sex with

Accuser's lawyers say unsealed Cosby testimony supports their claims.

Accuser's lawyers say unsealed Cosby testimony supports their claims.

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Gasol, Grizzlies agree to 5-year, $110M deal

Big payday for Big Spain

After a longer wait than expected, Marc Gasol came to terms with the Memphis Grizzlies on a deal that will pay him more than $100 million over 5 years.

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Exhibit opens July 4 about black experience in WW2

'Fighting for the Right to Fight: The African American Experience in WWII,' runs through May 30, 2016 in New Orleans.

'Fighting for the Right to Fight: The African American Experience in WWII,' runs through May 30, 2016 in New Orleans.

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The Race Factor in the Charleston Killings You Haven’t Heard

If racial tables were turned, and 21-year old Dylann Roof had been, say, 16-year-old Kalief Browder of New York, nine people might be alive today.

If racial tables were turned, and 21-year old Dylann Roof had been, say, 16-year-old Kalief Browder of New York, nine people might be alive today.

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Ballerina Misty Copeland heading to Broadway's 'On the Town'

Ballerina to test out her acting chops starting Aug. 25.

Ballerina to test out her acting chops starting Aug. 25.

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‘Fattitude’ Adjustment: Stop Trash-Talking Your Own Body

A number of studies on body image point to a troubling trend: Many of us are engaging in way too much self-trash talk.

A number of studies on body image point to a troubling trend: Many of us are engaging in way too much self-trash talk.

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Serena wins 'sisterhood showdown' to advance at Wimbledon

First time Williams sisters have played each other at Wimbledon in six years.

First time Williams sisters have played each other at Wimbledon in six years.

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Black man arrested after admitting to posting racist signs outside black churches

Faces charges of committing a bias-motivated crime, disorderly conduct, harassment and littering.

Faces charges of committing a bias-motivated crime, disorderly conduct, harassment and littering.

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What's Happening This Weekend

What to do this weekend in Memphis and beyond

What to do this weekend in Memphis and beyond

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‘A tale of two recoveries’

For African-American homeowners, Great Recession has not receded

For African-American homeowners, Great Recession has not receded

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THE RELIGION CORNER: Racism in America

A religious point of view on recent accounts of racism in the United States

A religious point of view on recent accounts of racism in the United States

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Why Obama must make ending racial inequality the focus of his remaining time in office

President Obama – or Reverend President – has captured America’s attention on racial inequality. He must make the issue his central theme for his remaining time in office.

President Obama – or Reverend President – has captured America’s attention on racial inequality. He must make the issue his central theme for his remaining time in office.

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Five red wines that are perfect for summer

Don’t think reds go with hot weather? Think again. Wine expert André Hueston Mack offers some suggestions.

Don’t think reds go with hot weather? Think again. Wine expert André Hueston Mack offers some suggestions.

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Money Matters: What are tax deferred and tax free investments?

Money Matters: What are tax deferred and tax free investments?

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OPENING THIS WEEK For movies opening July 3, 2015

Kam's Kapsules: Weekly Previews That Make Choosing a Film Fun

Kam's Kapsules: Weekly Previews That Make Choosing a Film Fun

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Soulsville theatrical outlet looks to extend dance to a new generation

New duo opens Drama Queen Theatrical School of the Arts in Memphis.

New duo opens Drama Queen Theatrical School of the Arts in Memphis.

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