Majority in United States believe businesses must serve gay patrons

BY ALI ELKIN BLOOMBERG NEWS/TNS A majority of American voters say businesses should not be allowed to refuse services to gays and lesbians, even on the...

A lifetime of civil rights

BY DAVID COLKER AND LAURA J. NELSON LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS In the late 1960s, civil rights leader Julian Bond was such a compelling figure that he...

SUDDEN DEATH

An argument over rent. A knife. A gun. Two murders, one suicide, one critical injury – and a network of grief-stricken relatives and friends. BY...

NAN to host first major gathering of Blacks since Trump era

TRICE EDNEY NEWS WIRE The National Action Network (NAN), led by the Rev. Al Sharpton, will convene its annual national convention from April 26-29, describing...

STEPPING OUT IN STYLE

COMPILED BY FLORIDA COURIER STAFF When Michelle Obama stepped out with the president over the past eight years, her fashion choices elicited plenty of oohs and...

Scott signs repeal of ‘shacking up’ law

BY JIM TURNER THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – For the first time since shortly after the Civil War, it is no longer a crime...

Obama orders paid sick days for federal contractors’ workers

BY LISA MASCARO TRIBUNE NEWS SERVICE WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama used Labor Day to announce a new step toward increased benefits for workers — ordering...

Hurricanes drive up Florida gas prices

FROM THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA Gas prices in Florida have hit a three-year high after the combination of Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma. The cost...

He never ‘went Washington’

Former aides reflect on the Obama they knew before and during his presidency. BY KATHERINE SKIBA CHICAGO TRIBUNE/TNS CHICAGO – Barack Obama, who made “change” part of...

White House could allow relatives of US hostages to pay ransoms

BY DAVID S. CLOUD LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS WASHINGTON — A White House review of hostage policy is likely to recommend that the government not block ransom...

Follow us

7,200FansLike
687FollowersFollow

WORLD