Sunday, January 24, 2021

Struggling to unite a fractured Baton Rouge

The mayor and the city face huge divides and problems after the police shooting of Alton Sterling and the murder of three officers. BY NIGEL...

Crime experts counter Trump’s fear talk

BY JAMES ROSEN TRIBUNE NEWS SERVICE WASHINGTON – As Richard Rosenfeld listened to Donald Trump accept the Republican presidential nomination on July 21, a couple of...

Mothers of the Moment

Women whose children died at the hands of police or because of gun violence give their testimonies and tell why they’re with Hillary Clinton. BY...

Who are the New Black Panthers?

1960s activists say new group doesn’t  embody their ideals BY ERICA ERVANS LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights calls their organization a hate group,...

MARCHING TO THE BANK

Following up on decades of community advocacy for Black financial institutions, the Black Lives Matter movement has energized a stream of Black Americans to...

Former Fla. journalist uncovers Trump’s ‘stolen’ language

BY BRITTNY MEJIA LOS ANGELES TIMES / TNS LOS ANGELES – Since he lost his TV reporting job last year, Jarrett Hill has been looking for...

2016 REPUBLICAN NATIONAL CONVENTION / CLEVELAND, OHIO

Is Hillary linked up with Satan? Dr. Ben Carson spoke on the second day of the GOP convention on Tuesday and asked delegates whether America...

Seeking answers in Florida

Cops, Black activists frustrated BY DARA KAM THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA Race relations in Florida, where lynchings of Black men were once almost commonplace, have reached...

Grappling to understand killer’s bizarre claims

Gavin Long, who killed officers in Baton Rouge, claimed to be a life coach, spiritual leader. BY KANSAS CITY STAR/TNS KANSAS CITY, Mo. – He described...

Judge: Cosby probe did not violate confidentiality agreement

BY LAURA MCCRYSTAL PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER TRIBUNE NEWS SERVICE PHILADELPHIA – Andrea Constand did not break her confidential settlement agreement with Bill Cosby by cooperating with detectives in...