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JUST THE BEGINNING

JUST THE BEGINNING

White supremacists are energized as cities and counter-protesters gear up to fight them. COMPILED FROM WIRE REPORTS CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA. – The thousands of demonstrators have left. The bronze statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee, around which the protests were focused, remained standing. A memorial service was held Wednesday for Heather Heyer, the woman who […]

OUT AND ABOUT / FLORIDA COURIER

OUT AND ABOUT / FLORIDA COURIER

Grand view from the Grand Canyon Charles W. Cherry III (in black) and Chayla Cherry (in blue) enjoy the view 8,700 feet above the floor of the Grand Canyon’s North Rim in Arizona. Publisher Charles W. Cherry II will write about an epic three-week, 7,700-mile round-trip journey with Chayla and Charles III from South Florida […]

Gators say no

Gators say no

Racist leader won’t speak on campus BY DARA KAM THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – The University of Florida is refusing to allow White nationalist leader Richard Spencer to speak on campus next month, citing “serious concerns” about safety in the aftermath of a deadly weekend clash in Charlottesville, Va. In a message to […]

Essence magazine to be sold

Essence magazine to be sold

SPECIAL TO THE TRICE EDNEY NEWS WIRE FROM TARGET MARKET NEWS Time Inc. has announced that it plans to sell a majority of its ownership in Essence magazine, the 47-year-old lifestyle monthly for African-American women, and one of the most successful publications among all American magazines. According to a story reported in The Wall Street […]

Second Cosby lawyer quits as November retrial looms

Second Cosby lawyer quits as November retrial looms

TRIBUNE NEWS SERVICE PHILADELPHIA – A second member of Bill Cosby’s defense team bailed on his sexual assault case Tuesday, prompting the 80-year-old entertainer to ask a Montgomery County judge for more time to find new attorneys. In court papers, Angela Agrusa — a Los Angeles-based entertainment lawyer who sat by Cosby’s side during his […]

NOAA: 2016 was hottest year on record

NOAA: 2016 was hottest year on record

TRIBUNE NEWS SERVICE LOS ANGELES – Last year was the hottest year on record for the planet, according to a report published by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration last week. NOAA’s 27th annual State of Climate report, a collection of monthly summaries recapping climate-related data, found that 2016 was the warmest year in 137 […]

Omarosa walks out on Black journalists after tough questions

Omarosa walks out on Black journalists after tough questions

BY WILLIAM DOUGLAS TRIBUNE NEWS SERVICE NEW ORLEANS – Omarosa Manigault-Newman became a hostile witness for President Donald Trump’s approach to the Black community on Aug. 11 during questioning at raucous session at the National Association of Black Journalists convention. Manigault-Newman, director of communications for the Office of Public Liaison and one of the few […]

Solar eclipse could create once-in-a-lifetime road hazards

Solar eclipse could create once-in-a-lifetime road hazards

BY JENNI BERGAL STATELINE.ORG/TNS WASHINGTON – The moon will block out the sun, and day will plunge into night. Birds will stop singing, crickets will start chirping, and many people will gasp, weep, or even howl when they see the sun’s corona shimmering in the darkened sky. And some drivers, inevitably, will stop in the […]

SURVIVOR’S STORY: They were trying to kill me

SURVIVOR’S STORY: They were trying to kill me

Hip-hop artist describes beating in Charlottesville that left him with head wound, other injuries BY DAVID S. CLOUD TRIBUNE NEWS SERVICE CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — As a gang of White supremacists was beating him bloody, De’Andre Harris thought he might not survive and wondered why police were not rushing to defend him. The result of the […]

‘THE CLOCK IS TICKING’

‘THE CLOCK IS TICKING’

Three years later, entrepreneurs help Ferguson slowly move from the spotlight while under watchful eye of the feds. BY DOUG MOORE ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH / TNS FERGUSON, Mo. – The mayor would like for the questions to go away. But three years later, they persist. James Knowles III typically gives an answer befitting a good […]

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