Tuesday, February 18, 2020

‘Black-ish’ to celebrate Juneteenth

BY GREG BRAXTON LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS ABC’s “black-ish,” the acclaimed family comedy about an upper-middle class African-American family living in a predominantly White neighborhood, has taken...

ISRAEL’S BENJAMIN NETANYAHU SPEAKS TO CONGRESS

‘It’s a very bad deal’ President Obama shakes hands with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu after a frosty meeting in the White House in October...

OUT AND ABOUT / FLORIDA COURIER

Grand view from the Grand Canyon Charles W. Cherry III (in black) and Chayla Cherry (in blue) enjoy the view 8,700 feet above the floor...

No vote on recreational marijuana this year

Campaign drops effort to get proposal on 2020 ballot BY MARCIA HEROUX POUNDS SUN SENTINEL/TNS FORT LAUDERDALE – Despite strong support, Florida voters won’t get to decide...
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WHAT CAUSED THE QUAKE ?

Tectonic plates grinding against each other is the reason for the recent tremor in the Caribbean, which was felt in Florida. BY JIM WYSS MIAMI...
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Prince’s doctor disciplined by Minnesota medical board

BY JEREMY OLSON STAR TRIBUNE/TNS MINNEAPOLIS – A doctor who provided medical care to Prince at the time he died of an opioid drug overdose has...

Lack of donors hampers dementia research

Bad experiences with doctors and studies slows understanding of Alzheimer’s affect on African-Americans BY ANNA GORMAN KAISER HEALTH NEWS/TNS OAKLAND, Calif. – The question came as a...

FLORIDA COURIER / OUT AND ABOUT

Last call for summer vacations Chayla Cherry, right, takes a picture of her brother Charles W. Cherry III during a visit last week to the...

Signs of eye damage from staring at solar eclipse

BY NASEEM S. MILLER ORLANDO SENTINEL/TNS Ophthalmologists expect to see a few patients who might have injured to their eyes by staring at the sun during...

‘Bastard stepchildren’

Virgin Islands residents feel forgotten BY JIM WYSS MIAMI HERALD / TNS ST. JOHN, U.S. Virgin Islands – As Hurricane Irma bore down on the Caribbean last...