Thursday, January 21, 2021

A little-used benefit for diabetic patients

Millions missing out on Medicare’s nutrition help ZHEN CHYEN LAU/DREAMSTIME/TNS Medicare covers personal nutritional counseling for people...

‘Activist lawyers’ seek special prosecutor in Slager case

Group wants to make sure nothing goes wrong in case of former officer who shot, killed Scott BY NIGEL ROBERTS THE ROOT A video viewed by millions...

Last words: ‘Lord, you have my soul’

Records show panic and confusion in cockpit moments before Atlas Air crash DANIEL SLIM/AFP VIA GETTY IMAGES/TNS...

US Muslims part of ‘American family,’ Obama says

BY JOHN FRITZE AND IAN DUNCAN THE BALTIMORE SUN / TNS BALTIMORE – President Obama, speaking on Wednesday during his first visit to a U.S. mosque...

Floridian to lead national NAACP board

FROM THE TRICE EDNEY NEWS WIRE NEW YORK CITY – The NAACP board of directors elected Leon W. Russell as the chair of its board...

‘What to the slave is the Fourth of July?’

Frederick Douglass, 1818-1895 Editor’s note: On July 5, 1852, anti-slavery crusader Frederick Douglass spoke at an...

Dolphins Cancer Challenge celebrates survivors, raises research funds

PHOTO COURTESY OF MIAMI DOLPHINSKenny Stills, Walt Aikens, Raekwon McMillan, Stephen Ross, Tom Garfinkel and Nat Moore were among the...

Judge rejects part of sanctuary cities law

NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA A federal judge has ruled that part of a controversial 2019 Florida law aimed at banning so called sanctuary cities is...

1965 MLK message still relevant

Dr. MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR: 1929-1968  JACK DYKINGA/CHICAGO TRIBUNE/TNS  Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. addresses the Sunday Evening Club at Orchestra Hall in Chicago on March...

Casino’s guitar-shaped hotel opens this year

MIKE STOCKER/SOUTH FLORIDA SUN-SENTINEL/TNS Construction is almost completed at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood. It’s scheduled to open...