Friday, January 24, 2020

‘YOU’ ARE NOW FOR SALE

While many Americans are distracted by President Trump’s tweets and baseless accusations, he and the GOP are trying to gut environmental protection, consumers’ rights,...

DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR.

Never to be forgotten In 1964, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. pointed to a bullet hole in a St. Augustine hotel he stayed in while...

Bernice King takes ‘Kardashian’ Pepsi ad down

BY THE FLORIDA COURIER STAFF After being attacked by “Black Twitter” – and a damning Twitter response by Bernice King, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s...

He wanted to kill Black man ‘with blondes’

White supremacist confesses to stabbing, had goal of killing ‘young thug’ or successful older man with White woman BY FREDERICK H. LOWE TRICE EDNEY NEWS WIRE An...

Voters: Trump has weakened country’s role in the world

BY ANITA KUMAR TRIBUNE NEWS SERVICE WASHINGTON – He hasn’t even been in office three months but half of the nation’s voters already say President Donald...

UNCERTAIN AND ROCKY START

President Trump reaches out to Black America via meetings with a wary Congressional Black Caucus and the Black Press, punctuated by his top-ranking Black...

Controversial case of Neil Gorsuch

Supreme Court nominee ruled against trucker fired who feared death and abandoned trailer  BY TRESA BALDAS DETROIT FREE PRESS/TNS DETROIT – Curled up on a bunk in...

CHARLES EDWARD ANDERSON BERRY / 1926-2017

Hail, hail rock ’n’ roll! In 2011, a statue of rock music legend Chuck Berry was dedicated during ceremony in University City, Mo., that Berry...

No more death row

Decision sets governor, cops off COMPILED FROM WIRE REPORTS TALLAHASSEE – A Central Florida state attorney who created a firestorm by deciding not to seek the...

Hospital bill for gun injuries is $730 million a year

BY MELISSA HEALY LOS ANGELES TIMES / TNS Americans paid more than $6.6 billion over eight years to care for victims of gun violence, according to...