Monday, May 25, 2020

Why making hand sanitizer from booze isn’t the best idea

BY LUCAS KWAN PETERSON LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS Hand sanitizer is currently difficult to find on drugstore shelves due to fears surrounding the coronavirus and COVID-19. The dearth...

98.6 isn’t the normal body temperature anymore

BY KATE THAYER CHICAGO TRIBUNE/TNS For centuries, 98.6 degrees Fahrenheit was said to be the average, normal body temperature. It’s not. More recently, researchers have known normal...

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...

How to talk to children about coronavirus

BY CARLI TEPROFF MIAMI HERALD/TNS MIAMI – Was your child looking forward to a sports tournament only for it to be canceled by concern over the...

CORONAVIRUS 101

An infectious diseases doctor answers questions about how its transmitted and why you shouldn’t panic. BY PATRICK M. O’CONNELL CHICAGO TRIBUNE/TNS There are many questions about the...

ONYX Magazine honors FAMU’s Graham

A 17-year veteran of Florida A&M University (FAMU) College of Law was recently recognized by ONYX Magazine as one of its 2020 Women on...

Coronavirus kitchen: What to stock, cook if you face a 14-day quarantine

BY JESSICA YADEGARAN THE MERCURY NEWS/TNS As the novel coronavirus continues to spread and residents consider the possibility of self-quarantine, one can’t help but wonder: Am...

Celebrating Women All Year Long

By Wendy Zang, McClatchy-Tribune It wasn’t until 1987 that Congress declared March Women’s History Month, in celebration of women’s contributions and achievements. The month was a...

South Dade Alphas, AKAs share HBCU opportunities at Homestead High

SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER The Iota Pi Lambda Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. and Pi Delta Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha (AKA)...

A RETURN TO SELMA

Bridge crossing re-enactment in Alabama focused on the past and upcoming election FROM STAFF REPORTS Thousands converged on Selma, Alabama last weekend to commemorate the 55th...