Sunday, July 12, 2020

‘He didn’t deserve to die over $20’

George Floyd’s brother testifies before Congress BY SARAH D. WIRE LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS WASHINGTON – In powerful, painful testimony, Philonise Floyd pleaded with Congress on Wednesday to...

U.S. Senate confirms first Black military service chief

BY JOHN M. DONNELLY CQ-ROLL CALL/TNS WASHINGTON – The Senate on Tuesday confirmed on Tuesday the first African American to be chief of a U.S. military...

WHERE DO WE GO FROM HERE?

Some Floridians weigh in on what should happen next to address racism and end police brutality. BY MATT BRUCE SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER The world witnessed...

Protests continue worldwide as George Floyd is laid to rest

BY FLORIDA COURIER STAFF The May 25 killing at the hands of Minneapolis police sparked another week of protesters worldwide against police violence and racism. The...

IT’S MOURNING TIME

George Floyd’s family to lay him to rest; protesters urged to ‘take a breath.’ BY FLORIDA COURIER STAFF The family of George Floyd called for...

Floridians protest killing of George Floyd

Protests around the country continued over the weekend as Americans expressed their rage over the May 25 killing of George Floyd, 46. From Tallahassee to...

‘I can’t breathe’

FBI probing death of George Floyd, who died after cop kneeled on his neck. BY LIBOR JANY STAR TRIBUNE/TNS MINNEAPOLIS — Four Minneapolis police officers were...

DeSantis to appeal ruling allowing ex-felons to vote

BY GRAY ROHRER ORLANDO SENTINEL/TNS TALLAHASSEE – Gov. Ron DeSantis said Tuesday he would appeal a federal judge’s decision to strike down a Florida law...

Not your average day at the beach

MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND 2020 During any other year, this beach scene in Daytona Beach on Memorial Day weekend would be considered normal. But not this...