Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Oprah Winfrey shares her inspirational tips for 2020

The media executive and talk show host kicked off her Vision Tour in South Florida PHOTOS BY...

Some free audiobooks to listen to while at home

BY COLETTE BANCROFT TAMPA BAY TIMES/TNS If you’re in need of something to keep the kids entertained, good news. In response to the school shutdowns caused...

Orlando Science Center the place to learn all about mummies

BY DEWAYNE BEVIL ORLANDO SENTINEL/TNS Mummies are people, too. That’s the underlying message of “Mummies of the World: The Exhibition,” which opened last month at Orlando Science...

Book traces the bango’s journey from plantation to Grand Old Opry

Dr. Glenn C. Altschuler Special to The Florida Courier Accompanied by a ragtag group of men from Senegal, the Caribbean and the United States, Lincoln...

FLORIDA COURIER / 10TH STATEWIDE ANNIVERSARY

Obama defends his record; the London Olympics Four years ago, the Florida Courier reported on President Obama’s speech to the National Urban League, which focused...

Nine days of arts, culture, heritage in Eatonville

Highlights of the annual Zora Neale Hurston Festival will include a national conference on communities of color in 21st-century America as well as performances...

Father’s Day gift ideas for film fans

BY CLINT O’CONOR AKRON BEACON JOURNAL/TNS Al Pacino, Robert De Niro, Kevin Costner and John Travolta are celebrating movie anniversaries with a rash of recent DVD...

Nearly a third of US teens use electronics to cheat

BY SHARON NOGUCHI MERCURY NEWS/TNS U.S. teenagers think they are savvy about cybersecurity — so much that nearly one-third skirt school safeguards to access banned content...

‘Black Panther’ annihilates competition with $108-million second weekend

BY KEVIN CRUST LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS No one will ever underestimate King T’Challa of Wakanda again. “Black Panther,” proving its $200-million opening weekend was no fluke, eclipsed...

REMEMBERING TONI MORRISON

‘Beloved’ author captured tragic and joyful complexion of life and race MOIRA MACDONALD/TNS The author appears in...