Wednesday, May 12, 2021

GOLDEN MOMENTS from the 2016 olympics

USA shines in gymnastics; big win for swimmers BY FLORIDA COURIER STAFF Team USA got off to strong start at the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro,...

The winding road to the White House

An overview of key dates leading up to November’s presidential election BY DAVID LIGHTMAN TRIBUNE NEWS SERVICE No sense being confident predicting how the presidential race will...

Robert Lawrence: A forgotten NASA pioneer

As the 50th anniversary of the first Black astronaut’s death approaches, a NASA official says  there won’t be a remembrance ceremony. BY ERICK JOHNSON CHICAGO CRUSADER/NNPA Two...

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...

Interracial marriage since the Loving case

Census data shows it’s more common, but acceptance is still not universal BY ROBERT MCCOPPIN AND GRACE WONG CHICAGO TRIBUNE/TNS ELMHURST, Ill. — While volunteering at her daughter’s...

THEY ALWAYS DELIVER

As Black Florida’s statewide newspaper begins its second decade of operation,here’s a look at the dedicated people who get the newspaper where it needs...

Florida Classic: Football team and bands will be vying for bragging rights

KIM GIBSON/ FLORIDA COURIER The Bethune-Cookman band, the Marching Wildcats, perform at last year’s Florida Classic.

OWN’s church drama returns in March

BY TONYA PENDLETON BLACKAMERICAWEB.COM OWN Network’s megachurch drama “Greenleaf’’ is returning for its second season. In the first season, megachurch pastor Bishop James Greenleaf (Keith David) welcomed...

Questions focus on gay rights around the globe

While progress has been made in the US, human rights advocates point out how sexual orientation or gender identity can lead to execution, imprisonment...

Energy Water Food Nexus summit moved to October

The 2017 Energy Water Food Nexus International Summit hosted by Florida A&M University and the City of Orlando has been rescheduled to Oct. 19-20...