Sunday, March 29, 2020

Plenty of star power

From Harry Belafonte to Frank Sinatra, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. had the backing of many celebrities. By Gregory Clay McClatchy-Tribune News Service During the turbulent decade...

MLK Memorial

The Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. National Memorial is on the National Mall, Washington, D.C. The memorial is located across the Tidal Basin from...

Free admission to national parks on MLK Day

National parks throughout the country will commemorate Martin Luther King, Jr. Day on Monday, Jan. 18. All national parks will provide free admission for...

HEMMED IN

President Obama announces a crackdown on gun purchases, but illustrates the limits of the presidency in the process. COMPILED FROM WIRE REPORTS WASHINGTON – President Obama...

Congressman targets Cosby’s Medal of Freedom

BY ALEX GANGITANO CQ-ROLL CALL / TNS WASHINGTON – Rep. Paul Gosar, R-Ariz., is attempting to assist in the removal of Bill Cosby’s Presidential Medal of...

The winding road to the White House

An overview of key dates leading up to November’s presidential election BY DAVID LIGHTMAN TRIBUNE NEWS SERVICE No sense being confident predicting how the presidential race will...

OUR TOP 10 STORIES

The Florida Courier staff chose the top 10 of the hundreds of stories our newspaper staff reviewed, covered or wrote during 2015. Factors considered...

FLORIDA COURIER / OUT AND ABOUT

‘Homecoming’ for UM alumni in the NFL The National Football League matchup on Dec. 27 between the Miami Dolphins and the Indianapolis Colts featured former...

Kids or adults?

Lawmakers consider legal options BY MARGIE MENZEL THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – Bills are moving in the House and Senate that would limit the ability...

New gun control measures coming from Obama

President plans to issue executive order requiring background checks by sellers of firearms BY PAUL BARRETT BLOOMBERG NEWS (TNS) NEW YORK — The next shoe to drop...