ONE YEAR LATER

Here’s a summary of events surrounding the protests in Ferguson, Mo. memorializing Michael Brown’s death. COMPILED FROM WIRE REPORTS Protesters, police gather On Sunday, Aug. 9 −...

Black women underrepresented in public office

Report cities low numbers in key local, state and national positions BY JAMES WRIGHT TRICE EDNEY NEWS WIRE Despite the high-profiled Black women office holders like Washington,...

‘AMERICA’S DAD’ ON TRIAL

Bill Cosby’s lawyer grills accuser about details of alleged attack as ‘Dr. Cliff Huxtable’ tries to avoid jail. COMPILED FROM WIRE REPORTS NORRISTOWN, PA. – In...

‘Baby, I need a break!’

When a woman tells her spouse or committed man that she needs “a break,” it could mean...

New Cuba leader, same old problems

Making changes Castro stronghold a daunting task for progressive president. A classic American car taxi takes tourists...

Governor touts new school vouchers program

COURTESY OF GOVERNOR’S PRESS OFFICE Governor Ron DeSantis speaks at Potter’s House Christian Academy in Jacksonville. He was joined by First...

FLORIDA COURIER / 10TH STATEWIDE ANNIVERSARY

Civil rights icons die Six years ago, the Florida Courier noted the deaths of the NAACP’s Benjamin Hooks and the National Council of Negro Women’s...

On-campus early voting endangered

BY JIM SAUNDERS NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – As Gov. Ron DeSantis decides whether to sign an elections...

patients dying younger from sickle cell

Discrimination and poor care to blame, medical experts say BY JENNY GOLD KAISER HEALTH NEWS/ TRIBUNE NEWS SERVICE For more than a year, NeDina Brocks-Capla avoided one...

NFL PROTESTS

Athletes won’t just ‘shut up and play’ Dallas Cowboys players and staff, including owner Jerry Jones and Head Coach Jason Garrett, all took a knee...

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