Sunday, February 23, 2020

Active 2016 hurricane season officially ends

BY LLOYD DUNKELBERGER THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA Florida ended its 2016 hurricane season Wednesday, marking the first time in more than a decade that the...

FLORIDA COURIER / 10TH STATEWIDE ANNIVERSARY

An 80th birthday, Orlando’s Black female chief Nine years ago, the Florida Courier reported on Val Demings becoming the first Black female police chief in...

No prosecution

Charlotte cop not charged in Scott killing BY MICHAEL GORDON, MARK WASHBURN AND FRED CLASEN-KELLY THE CHARLOTTE OBSERVER /TNS CHARLOTTE, N.C. – No charges will be brought...

Nuclear briefings for Trump coming soon

BY TIM JOHNSON TRIBUNE NEWS SERVICE WASHINGTON – Sometime in the next few weeks, Donald Trump will sit down for one of the most consequential briefings...

TURMOIL AND TUTORING

As puzzled Democrats struggle to determine next steps, President Obama crafts a how-to manual for President-elect Trump. COMPILED FROM STAFF REPORTS WASHINGTON – Hillary Clinton had...

2016 PRESIDENTIAL MEDAL OF FREEDOM

‘Inspiring millions around the world’ President Obama presents Michael Jordan with the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation’s highest civilian honor, during a White House...

Obama shortens the sentences of 79 felons

BY JOHN T. BENNETT CQ-ROLL CALL / TNS WASHINGTON – On Tuesday, President Obama commuted the sentences of 79 more individuals he determined were serving “harsh”...

Justice for all under Sessions as AG?

Civil rights advocates brace for a shift in Justice Department  priorities under Trump’s new attorney general. BY DEL QUENTIN WILBER TRIBUNE NEWS SERVICE WASHINGTON – Under the...

Trump may bring world of change to travelers

There are plenty of questions about incoming administration’s stance on Cuban travel, fixing airports, open skies. BY JILL SCHENSUL THE RECORD/TNS Just what changes are ahead for...

Republicans demonize Obama, make historic political gains

BY DAVID LIGHTMAN MCCLATCHY WASHINGTON BUREAU / TNS ORLANDO – Republican governors have a surprising message for President Barack Obama: We’ll miss you. Their “Demonize Obama” strategy...