Saturday, March 28, 2020

Bill would replace bust of Dred Scott author with Marshall

BY JEFF BARKER THE BALTIMORE SUN/TNS WASHINGTON – U.S. House Democratic leaders want to remove a bust at the U.S. Capitol of Roger Brooke Taney, the...

Coronavirus stopped the Disney Dreamers Academy but didn’t dim the magic

BY ALEXIA MCKAY FLORIDA COURIER The coronavirus has done what seems like the unthinkable – shut down Walt Disney World. However, it did not dim the...

Morehouse event raises millions for school

SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER ATLANTA – Nearly $4 million was raised recently during Morehouse College’s 32nd annual “A Candle in the Dark” Gala. The...

Tornadoes in Tennessee kill at least 24

BY SIMONE JASPER THE NEWS & OBSERVER (RALEIGH, N.C.)/TNS Deadly tornadoes ripped through central Tennessee, leaving leveled buildings and downed power poles in their path overnight on...

Drop SAT/ACT requirement? California decision widely watched

BY MAUREEN DOWNEY THE ATLANTA JOURNAL CONSTITUTION/TNS A faculty review of the admissions policies of the University of California System recommended the ACT and SAT remain...

Power of the Black vote

African Americans help Biden win 10 Super Tuesday states; revive campaign. BY MARK Z. BARABAK LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS Joe Biden seized control of the Democratic presidential contest...

South Carolina primary voters broke turnout record

BY JOSEPH BUSTOS MCCLATCHY WASHINGTON BUREAU/TNS COLUMBIA, S.C. – South Carolina’s turnout for the Feb. 29 Democratic presidential primary was high. How high? The state’s Democratic Party...

Help prevent coronavirus by washing hands to these songs

BY GABRIELLE CALISE TAMPA BAY TIMES/TNS The ritual of hand-washing shouldn’t just be a swish of the palms with some soap and water. And lately, doing...

Senators: U.S. to miss rollout goal this week on virus tests

BY DANIEL FLATLEY BLOOMBERG NEWS/TNS WASHINGTON — The Trump administration won’t be able to meet its promised timeline of having a million coronavirus tests available by...

Supreme Court will again consider whether to strike down Obamacare

BY DAVID G. SAVAGE LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS WASHINGTON — Taking up an appeal from California’s attorney general, the Supreme Court announced Monday it will rule on...