Thursday, June 4, 2020

Help prevent coronavirus by washing hands to these songs

BY GABRIELLE CALISE TAMPA BAY TIMES/TNS The ritual of hand-washing shouldn’t just be a swish of the palms with some soap and water. And lately, doing...

DeSantis: Risk is ‘low,’ but more coronavirus cases expected

BY CHRISTINE SEXTON NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – Gov. Ron DeSantis on Monday reiterated that the risk of the novel coronavirus in Florida “remains low,”...

B. Smith, restaurant owner and lifestyle guru, dies at 70

BY PETER SBLENDORIO NEW YORK DAILY NEWS/TNS NEW YORK – B. Smith, the lifestyle guru who excelled as a TV host, restaurateur and more, has died....

FROM ‘HIDDEN’ TO HERO

Katherine Johnson, the legendary NASA mathematician, dies at 101 BY MIKE HOLTZCLAW DAILY PRESS/TNS NEWPORT NEWS, Va. — Katherine Johnson, the NASA Langley Research Center mathematician who...

‘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...

TEST YOUR BLACK HISTORY KNOWLEDGE

It’s Black History Month and time to focus on the outstanding achievements of African-Americans. Think you’re a Black history buff? Let’s see. Test your...

Surveying the historical and cultural contributions of Black women

BY GREGORY CLAY McClatchy-Tribune News Service Most of us know prominent Black women in Hollywood — from Cicely Tyson to Halle Berry to Kerry Washington. We know...
Four Seasons Resort

U.S. News ranks top hotels in key regions

BY DONALD WOOD TRAVELPULSE/TNS U.S. News & World Report released the 10th edition of its Best Hotels rankings last week after evaluating more than 30,000 luxury...

Valentine treats that can be good for the heart

BY BARBARA QUINN MONTEREY COUNTY HERALD/TNS February brings us to Valentine’s Day. And it’s also American Heart Month. Quick, it’s time to give something special to...
Barack Obama

Breaking barriers

Barack Obama was the first African-American president of the United States. Here’s a look at other firsts for American Blacks in politics and law American...