Thursday, August 6, 2020
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Much more than a basketball legend

Sports fans in the United States and around the world – plus people who are not necessarily sports-oriented – are mourning the sudden death...

‘Prayer Life: The Conversation’

Dr. Jomo Cousins, a Florida pastor known globally as the ‘Prayer Guy,’ has released a comprehensive workbook designed to help readers establish a closer...

KICKING THEIR SNEAKERS FOR CASH

A no-savings generation is selling their collections of pricey shoes. BY RONALD D. WHITE LOS ANGELES TIMES A wedding. Transmission repair. Bail money. Those are some of the...

TIME TO REOPEN?

The governor believes the state can keep fighting COVID-19, reopen businesses and get people back to work. COMPILED BY FLORIDA COURIER STAFF As of the Florida...

‘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...

SICKNESS AND DEATH BEHIND LOCKED DOORS

As Florida state prison inmate deaths soar, families feel dread. NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA MIAMI – The Florida Department of Health on Wednesday said a dozen...

Ferguson violates Blacks’ rights

Feds won’t charge Brown’s killer COMPILED FROM WIRE REPORTS FERGUSON, Mo. – The Ferguson Police Department – whose actions after Police Officer Darren Wilson’s fatal shooting...

FAMU trustees clash with latest president

BY MARGIE MENZEL THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – Little more than a year into her job, Florida A&M University President Elmira Mangum on Tuesday...

FAMU to host national ‘Ban the Box’ forum

SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER ORLANDO –  Florida A&M University (FAMU) will host a national forum titled, “Ban the Box: Eliminating Barriers to Reentry” on...

UNBELTED WHILE BLACK

According to a new American Civil Liberties Union report, Black motorists in Florida are cited for seatbelt violations nearly twice as often as White...