Alabama Civil Rights Institute Rescinds Angela Davis Honor

In this Feb. 19, 2015, file photo Angela Davis, author, educator and iconic civil rights activist, speaks during her visit to the University of Michigan-Flint, in Flint, Mich. The Birmingham Civil Rights Institute in Alabama announced Saturday, Jan. 5, 2019, that it has rescinded its decision to honor Davis following unspecified complaints. Davis is a Birmingham native who has spent decades fighting for civil rights. (Jake May/The Flint Journal via AP, File)

New St. Louis County Prosecutor Fires Some Staff

In this Oct. 31, 2018, file photo, Democratic candidate for St. Louis County prosecuting attorney Wesley Bell speaks during a campaign rally in Bridgeton, Mo. Wesley, the New St. Louis County prosecuting attorney, on his second day in office, has fired the veteran assistant prosecutor who was largely responsible for presenting evidence to the grand jury that declined to indict the white Ferguson police officer who fatally shot Michael Brown in 2014. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File)

It’s Official Obama Highway Signs Up & 134 Freeway Has a New Name

Signs have gone up naming a section of a Los Angeles-area freeway as the President Barack H. Obama Highway, seen from Pasadena, Calif., Thursday, Dec. 20, 2018. The signs posted Thursday on State Route 134 apply to a stretch running from State Route 2 in Glendale, Calif., through the Eagle Rock section of Los Angeles to Interstate 210 in Pasadena. The former president attended Occidental College in Eagle Rock from 1979 to 1981 and lived in Pasadena. (AP Photo/John Antczak)