NEW YORK- On Monday, President-elect Donald Trump met with Martin Luther King III to discuss voting rights at Trump Tower after spending the weekend arguing with civil rights activist and U.S. Rep. John Lewis (D-Ga).
HOLLYWOOD - “Patriots Day,” starring Mark Walberg, detailing the events of the Boston bombing in April 2013, is under fire.
DEARBORN - Following a complaint against the Western Union by the Arab American Civil Rights League (ACRL) that alleged it was discriminating against Arab and Muslim customers, the money-transfer giant has issued an apology on at least one case.
ATLANTA - Delta Air Lines will begin diversity training for all of its flight crews after a series of publicized incidents in which passengers, including Muslims and African Americans, said they were discriminated against or treated uncivilly on its flights.
FORT LAUDERDALE- An Iraq war veteran accused of killing five people at a Florida airport told investigators he was inspired by Islamic State and previously chatted online with Islamist extremists, an FBI agent testified on Tuesday, U.S. media reported.
WARREN- On Monday, the Motor City Muckraker website exposed audio recordings of Warren Mayor James Fouts allegedly using racist, sexist and vulgar language against African Americans and older women.
BETHLEHEM ― A Palestinian teen was fatally shot by Israeli soldiers during fire clashes in a village near Bethlehem, on Monday.
ISTANBUL – The gunman suspected of killing 39 people in an Istanbul nightclub on New Year's Day has been caught in the city's Esenyurt district, the a Turkish newspaper website and other media reports said on Monday.