Tuesday, April 7, 2020

Megachurch pastor arrested after holding services

Coronavirus conspiracy theorist ignored orders on limiting gatherings BY TONY MARRERO TAMPA BAY TIMES/TNS Megachurch Pastor Rodney Howard-Browne and the River at Tampa Bay Church had been...

AIDS crisis shaped Dr. Anthony Fauci

Disease expert has decades of experience dealing with epidemics BY JENNY JARVIE LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS For decades, Dr. Anthony S. Fauci has been known as the hardest...

London mourns Nipsey Hussle on anniversary of his death

BY FLORIDA COURIER STAFF Rapper and entrepreneur Nipsey Hussle was shot and killed outside of his Marathon Clothing store on March 31, 2019. The 33-year-old South...

Virus is a wakeup call for Black people

It is often stated in the Black community: “When the country gets a cold, we get pneumonia.” The genesis of this saying is unclear, but...

Florida coronavirus update: More than 100 deaths

BY TONY MARRERO TAMPA BAY TIMES/TNS Florida’s coronavirus death toll reached the triple digits Wednesday, surpassing 100. The number of cases statewide increased by more than...

Sports psychologist offers advice on life without sports

BY ERIC SONDHEIMER LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS Dr. Andrew Yellen, 72, is in his 36th year as a Granada Hills-based sports psychologist after spending 10 years as...

Chuck D says beef with Flav was hoax; releases new music

BY STACY M. BROWN NNPA NEWSWIRE It turns out the social media beef between Public Enemy icons Chuck D and Flavor Flav was a hoax. On...

Some free audiobooks to listen to while at home

BY COLETTE BANCROFT TAMPA BAY TIMES/TNS If you’re in need of something to keep the kids entertained, good news. In response to the school shutdowns caused...

DeSantis to issue 30-day stay-home order for Florida

BY ORLANDO SENTINEL/TNS Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis finally relented and is ordering residents to stay at home beginning at midnight Thursday. Florida had been the only...

FAMU names Keller as new College of Law dean

SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER TALLAHASSEE – Florida A&M University (FAMU) has named Deidré Keller, J.D., associate dean of the Claude W. Pettit College of...