Saturday, January 16, 2021

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...

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...

SEEN AND HEARD

As Democrats start the 2016 presidential campaign in earnest, Black women play key roles in the convention and in making the case for Hillary...

Hurricane forces an extension

Voter registration ends Oct. 18 BY BRANDON LARRABEE THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – Florida residents will have until Tuesday to register to vote, after a...

Lottery sales set record in 2016

COMPILED FROM WIRE AND STAFF REPORTS Florida Lottery sales hit a record $6.2 billion last year, according to the state agency. The total is up...

ANOTHER WEEK, ANOTHER LAWSUIT

Another Bethune-Cookman University alumnus sues his alma mater as the long controversy over a now-completed $72 million dorm project continues, and there may be...

LOSERS AND WINNERS

In random order, here’s our analysis of the aftermath of the controversy surrounding U.S. Department of Education Secretary Betsy DeVos’ commencement speech this month...

‘MUSLIM TRAVEL BAN’

Trump loses, wins The Trump administration’s travel ban suffered another legal setback Wednesday when the U.S. Supreme Court sided with a federal judge in Hawaii,...

2017-18 COLLEGE FOOTBALL SEASON

B-CU can’t pull off the upset During a week that saw Howard University pull off the biggest upset in college football history by beating the...

THE TRUMP EFFECT

After a heated back-and forth with President Trump, threats made on the life of Rep. Frederica Wilson are preventing her from voting in Congress. COMPILED...