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HAVERHILL — A group of civil rights lawyers in Boston says the city isn’t moving fast enough or doing enough to change its decades-old at-large electoral system, demanding more district representation and less at-large representation than proposed.

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MONTGOMERY, Ala. – The nation’s first memorial to the thousands of people who were lynched in the decades following the Civil War has opened in the middle of where most of the violence took place.

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The Trump administration is planning to disband the Labor Department division that has policed discrimination among federal contractors for four decades, according to the White House's newly proposed budget, part of wider efforts to rein in government programs that promote civil rights.