Thursday, August 6, 2020

Johnson Publishing is no more

Iconic pictures and Fashion Fair will be sold COURTESY OF JPC Johnson Publishing Company published more than...

Census 2020 is hiring

Here’s your guide BORIS YARO/LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS This paperwork was used by census takers in 2000....

Roll call

State to search for unregistered voters JOE BURBANK/ORLANDO SENTINEL/TNS Gov. Ron DeSantis answered questions during a press...

WHAT STATE SAYS ABOUT INMATE DEATHS

Investigation concludes that most died of natural causes and accidents. MONICA HERNDON/TAMPA BAY TIMES/TNS Investigations classified as...

‘New Way Forward’

Bill would help keep immigrants with criminal past in U.S.  JOHN WALKER/FRESNO BEE/TNS Peck Loek, whose son...
Barack Obama

Breaking barriers

Barack Obama was the first African-American president of the United States. Here’s a look at other firsts for American Blacks in politics and law American...

Farrakhan: Billionaires ‘paying off’ Black preachers and politicians

BY NIRAJ WARIKOO DETROIT FREE PRESS/TNS DETROIT – Speaking to a packed crowd of thousands on Feb. 23 in Detroit, minister Louis Farrakhan called upon America...

Who qualifies for the coronavirus stimulus payments?

LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS Congress has passed, and President Trump has signed, a $2-trillion economic stimulus package — the largest of its kind — designed to...

Prisons getting face masks amid virus outbreaks

NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA The Florida Department of Corrections was expected to get an influx of 1 million face masks by the end of the...

MEMORIALIZING HER NAME

NASA names Washington headquarters after its first Black female engineer, Mary W. Jackson. SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER NASA Administrator Jim Bridgestone announced Wednesday that the...