'To Me It's Just Disgusting': Reaction To Suburban Students In BlackfaceIn a statement, the school said the posts were "highly offensive and culturally insensitive." But due to confidentiality laws can't discuss discipline and noted that the incident took place outside school property.
MLB Investigating Racist Message Sent To Cubs' Carl EdwardsTheo Epstein, the president of baseball operations for the Cubs, calls the language "reprehensible" and says it "cannot be tolerated in our game or society." He says the team supports Major League Baseball's effort "to identify the person responsible." The Athletic first reported the investigation.
Roseanne Barr On Racist Tweet: 'I Wish I Worded It Better'She said she would tell Valerie Jarrett "I'm sorry that you feel harm and hurt, I never meant that. I never meant to hurt anybody."
Culver’s Employee Threatening A Lawsuit After Fellow Employee Constructs Racist ImageA 22-year-old African American woman and her lawyer are threatening a lawsuit and boycott against Culver’s after a coworker created and left a discriminatory figure at the establishment.
'Ghostbusters' Trailer Met With Excitement, Accusations Of Racist StereotypesSome are calling the trailer racist, others are angry at the accusation...
South Loop Family Hounded By Racist GraffitiIn the hallway outside one of the condo units, painters have been at work covering up the latest piece of racist graffiti left behind by somebody. CBS 2's Mike Parker reports.
Swastika, Racist Graffiti Reported At Northwestern University LibraryUniversity police said a swastika and disparaging remarks about African Americans were scrawled in pencil in a men’s restroom at the library, on Northwestern's Evanston campus, and the incident prompted a campus-wide e-mail alert from university President Morton Schapiro, issued Tuesday.
Racist Chant Trickled Down From Evanston-Based Fraternity: University OfficialThe revelation came to light Friday as the president of the University of Oklahoma revealed new details of the investigation into use of the chant at his college. CBS 2’s Mai Martinez reports.
Feds Side With Sara Lee Workers Subjected To Racist TauntsThe Equal Employment Opportunity Commission investigated the Texas plant, which closed in 2011, for two years after dozens of employees filed complaints against Chicago-based Sara Lee, which has since morphed into Hillshire Brands.
City To Pay $560K For Former Supervisor's Racist, Sexist RantsThe City Council Finance Committee has recommend approving a $560,000 settlement for some city employees who complained about the racist and sexist rantings of their boss, the nephew of former Congressman Frank Annunzio.
Baffoe: Let's Mock People Agreeing With Rick Reilly's Awful Washington Football ColumnThis isn’t difficult. A team’s name is rooted in the genocide of a people. That’s not an opinion.
Downstate GOP Party Chair Resigns After Controversial RantThe chairman of the Republican Party in Montgomery County has resigned after writing what's been called a racist and sexist email about U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis' primary challenger.
School Closing Opponents Call Mayor A Racist LiarThe Chicago Public Schools’ plan to close 53 schools and 61 buildings, mostly in black neighborhoods, has some West Side residents vowing to fight the Emanuel administration until the end.
'The Book Of Mormon' Chicago Opening Draws Criticism, But Not From MormonsSome local ministers are calling the musical both insensitive and racist, and they're not even Mormon.
Barrington Antique Shop Taking Heat Over Lawn JockeyThe owners of a Barrington antique shop are offending some people with what's outside their store.