Tuesday, June 2, 2020

Uncle, nephew exonerated after nearly 43 years in Florida prison

CBS NEWS PHOTOOn March 28, Hubert Nathan Myers and Clifford Williams became the first exonerees freed based on the investigation...

Jay-Z to receive President’s Award at NAACP Image Awards

DOUG PETERS/PA PHOTOS/ABACA PRESS/TNS Jay-Z will be honored at the NAACP Image Awards; wife Beyoncé is nominated for entertainer of the...

Demings to speak at FAMU College of Law graduation

Val Demings SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER U.S. Rep. Val Demings will serve...

Trump: FBI and Justice Department will look into Smollett case

ANTONIO PEREZ/CHICAGO TRIBUNE/TNS Actor Jussie Smollett leaves the Leighton Criminal Court building after all charges were dropped in his...

Why Peele doesn’t see himself casting ‘White dude’ as movie lead

MATT WINKELMEYER/GETTY IMAGES FOR SXSW/TNS Jordan Peele attends the "Us" premiered at the SXSW Conference and Festivals at Paramount...

Florida poet releases new book in celebration of National Poetry Month

Janet Autherine SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER ORLANDO – Poet, author and publisher...

South Florida mayor to run for president

Miramar Mayor Wayne Messam BY DAVID SMILEY MIAMI HERALD/TNS MIAMI – South Florida...

Senate looks to clear way for guns at churches

NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA A controversial gun-rights proposal that was sidetracked last year in...

Tampa law school honors students in leadership roles

Ayana Clark is shown with Daniel W. Matthews, associate dean of WMU-Cooley Tampa Bay campus. On...

‘Us’ shatters box-office records on debut weekend

MONKEY PAW PRODUCTIONS “Us’’ stars Lupita Nyong’o, Evan Alex, Shahadi Wright Joseph and Winston Duke. BY...