Tuesday, February 18, 2020

‘A show of respect’

Bloomberg makes history with $3.5 million ad buy with Black Press BY STACY M. BROWN NNPA NEWSWIRE Recognizing the importance of the Black vote and the reach...

Biden is the real victim of impeachment hoax

Democrats and their allies in the media tried to blow up the Trump presidency. Instead, they have most likely crushed any chance former Vice...
Pluria Marshall

Plantation politics in minority broadcasting

When I tell you that you can count the number of African American commercial TV station owners in the U.S. on one hand, I...
DASHAWN DEBOSE

In Sanford, it’s ‘Bokey for Bernie’

In the streets of Sanford (Fla.), we grew up calling our little city “Bokey.” The word means “home” and was coined after post-Civil War...
Fines

Florida courts struggle to collect fines owed by former felons

BY DANIELLE IVANOV FRESH TAKE FLORIDA After serving two stints in Florida prison in the 1990s for felony theft and cocaine possession, Ryan Cherry returned home...
Marjory Stoneman Douglas High school campus

White House creates school safety tool

Trump invites Parkland families to Monday event BY ALEX DAUGHERTY AND FRANCESCA CHAMBERS MCCLATCHY WASHINGTON BUREAU/TNS WASHINGTON – The White House on Monday announced a new federal clearinghouse...
LaKeith Stanfield and Issa Rae star in "The Photograph."

Review: ‘The Photograph’ is a good, long look at love

BY MICHAEL PHILLIPS CHICAGO TRIBUNE/TNS The problem with movie trailers is: A) They’re necessary, apparently; B) Too many beans get spilled; and C) Often, a movie...
SNOOP DOGG AND GAYLE KING

Snoop Dogg publicly apologizes to Gayle King

BY KARU F. DANIELS NEW YORK DAILY NEWS/TNS One week after blasting “CBS This Morning” co-anchor Gayle King over her Kobe Bryant interview with WNBA legend...
Four Seasons Resort

U.S. News ranks top hotels in key regions

BY DONALD WOOD TRAVELPULSE/TNS U.S. News & World Report released the 10th edition of its Best Hotels rankings last week after evaluating more than 30,000 luxury...
Rep. J.C. Watts

Black News Channel launches from Tallahassee

By Clyde McGrady CQ-Roll Call/(TNS) J.C. Watts doesn’t want a Black version of Fox News, CNN or MSNBC. Launching in the middle of Black History Month,...