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As historically black colleges struggle across U.S., Bennett College fights to stay afloat

HBCUs like the all-women's Bennett College were largely founded after the Civil War to give African Americans the opportunity for higher education. The schools saw booming enrollment for decades. In recent years, they've struggled to survive.

These California bills would train nurses, judges and police how to spot their own biases

A pair of California state legislators have introduced a package of bills to train doctors, nurses, judges and police officers to spot implicit bias on the job that leads to disparities in treatment and care, justice and punishment.

Republicans see late-term abortion bills as a potent 2020 political issue

Opponents of abortion hope that their effort will mobilize conservatives and bolster Republican victories next year.

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