Saturday, April 4, 2020

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...

Attending college with Nazi fliers, racist videos

Incidents lead to Twitter debate on students of color choosing PWIs BY AMIR VERA THE VIRGINIAN-PILOT TRIBUNE NEWS SERVICE NORFOLK, Va. –  In the past year, students at...

Jobless rate up to 8.1 percent for African-Americans

TRICE EDNEY NEWS WIRE The nation’s businesses added 235,000 jobs in February but the companies obviously didn’t hire in the Black community where the unemployment...

MARCH POLAR EXPRESS

An Eastern cool snap A late snow storm dumped half a foot of snow by 9 a.m. in New York City. Florida temperatures dropped in...

Facebook suicide aftermath

Child was sexually abused, beaten BY CAROL MARBIN MILLER MIAMI HERALD /TNS MIAMI – For much of her too-short life, Naika Venant bounced between two parents: a...