Photo of a screen grab of "The Last Black Man in San Francisco"

Film Captures the Loss of Black San Franciscans

SAN FRANCISCO — Actor Jimmie Fails draws from his own story in his portrayal of a young black man navigating a shifting racial landscape in "The Last Black Man in San Francisco." His tale is a familiar one in affluent U.S. cities. San Francisco shed nearly ...

Massachusetts Sends 1st Black Woman to Congress

WASHINGTON — Democrat Ayanna Pressley has completed her quest to become Massachusetts' first black woman elected to Congress. Pressley is also the first African-American to serve on the Boston City Council. She sailed through Tuesday's general election to C...