Cops and Black youth don’t mix

Report says police abuse is rampant BY MICHAEL MUSKAL LOS ANGELES TIMES / TNS More than half of Black “millennials” in the U.S. say they or someone...

Courier ‘family member’ dies

BY THE FLORIDA COURIER STAFF DANIA BEACH – Wardell Jackson Lee, stepfather of Florida Courier staffer Lisa Rogers-Cherry, died Oct. 28 due to complications from...

A TALE OF TWO HBCUs

This year, sports archrivals Bethune-Cookman University and Florida A&M University have one thing in common: leadership turmoil at the top of both institutions. COMPILED FROM...

HOMECOMING WEEK 2015

Continuing the tradition Numerous Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs)  celebrated Homecoming last week, including Atlanta’s Morehouse College. Perry “Trey” Thurston III (left),  continues the...

Sheriff: ‘She started this’

Deputy fired, student criticized COMPILED FROM WIRE REPORTS Leading Black women across the nation are expressing outrage this week over the videotaped violent incident showing a...

FAMU to host national ‘Ban the Box’ forum

SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER ORLANDO –  Florida A&M University (FAMU) will host a national forum titled, “Ban the Box: Eliminating Barriers to Reentry” on...

DID HE STAND HIS GROUND?

A church drummer whose car broke down on I-95 in South Florida was shot dead by a plainclothes cop. Questions abound. COMPILED FROM WIRE REPORTS PALM...

COLLEGE FOOTBALL 2015

In full swing The fall football season is well underway, with the University of Miami’s Joe Yearby running hard in UM’s victory over Virginia Tech...

Gator probably killed swimmer in Florida spring

BY ELYSSA CHERNEY ORLANDO SENTINEL / TNS ORLANDO – A dead man pulled from the waters of Blue Spring State Park on Monday appeared to have...

Scott gets B-CU award

President silent about forensic audit BY THE FLORIDA COURIER STAFF DAYTONA BEACH – Bethune-Cookman University presented its highest honor, the Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune Leadership Award,...

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