Friday, March 27, 2020

Bible courses proposed for public schools

NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA A Senate Republican filed a proposal Monday that would require high schools to offer elective...

The latest on the tragedy in Nepal

LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS Here’s the latest on what happened and the situation on the ground in Nepal. Q: How many people have died so far? A: As...

Harris betting big on going small in Iowa

Campaign makes changes after low poll numbers, dwindling cash JACK KURTZ/ZUMA PRESS/TNS U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.),...

Warriors not dead yet

2019 NBA PLAYOFFS GREGORY SHAMUS/GETTY IMAGES/TNS Despite...

Seven-day tax holiday starts Friday

BRUCE ACKERMAN/STAR-BANNER FILE PHOTO/TNS Flashlights, ice chests and gas cans are among the tax-free items for Florida's sales tax holiday as...

Christianity Today’s editorial doesn’t mean what you think

Normal people are overestimating the value of Christianity Today’s editorial in which Editor-in-Chief Mark Galli called for...
SEEKING JUSTICE FOR RIOT VICTIMS

Seeking Justice for Riot Victims

A Florida Senate panel has approved a proposal to compensate Black descendants of the 1920 Ocoee Election Day riot. BY JIM TURNER NEWS SERVICE OF...

FLORIDA COURIER / OUT AND ABOUT

Still balling at age 88 Florida Courier Senior Managing Member Julia T. Cherry shot a few baskets during a holiday visit to relatives in Atlanta....

Former officer indicted in North Carolina man’s death

BY FREDERICK H. LOWE TRICE EDNEY NEWS WIRE Michael Slager, a former North Charleston, South Carolina police officer, who is charged with murder in the...

Bill would require Florida drivers to put down phones

TRIBUNE NEWS SERVICE Part of a Florida law that went into effect on July 1 made texting while driving a “primary”...