Saturday, August 8, 2020

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...

Tax hitting churches and nonprofits eliminated under 2020 budget deal

BY DAVID LIGHTMAN TRIBUNE NEWS SERVICE WASHINGTON – Your pastor can park at his special space again without having...

Apple says it’s helping FBI investigate Florida terrorist attack

BY MARK GURMAN BLOOMBERG NEWS/TNS Apple Inc. said on Monday that it is helping the FBI investigate a Dec. 6 terrorist attack at a Florida Navy...
Willie Wood

Willie Wood, USC’s first Black quarterback and Packers great, dies at 83

BY RYAN KARTJE LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS Willie Wood, the first African American quarterback to play in what is now considered the Pac-12, died on Monday. A...

‘Hidden Figures’ mathematician Katherine Johnson dies at 101

BY KATE FELDMAN NEW YORK DAILY NEWS/TNS Katherine Johnson, a trailblazing NASA mathematician whose story was told in the “Hidden Figures” book and movie, died Monday...

Why making hand sanitizer from booze isn’t the best idea

BY LUCAS KWAN PETERSON LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS Hand sanitizer is currently difficult to find on drugstore shelves due to fears surrounding the coronavirus and COVID-19. The dearth...

NAACP names interim president/CEO

BY FREDERICK H. LOWE TRICE EDNEY NEWS WIRE The NAACP, the nation’s oldest civil rights organization, has named Derrick Johnson, formerly the vice chair of its...

2017 U. S. OPEN

Is Stephens the next Serena? Sloane Stephens, who was born in Plantation (Broward County), returns a shot during her semifinal win against Florida resident Venus...

Racist Markle texts lead British leader to break up with girlfriend

BY CHRISTOPHER BRENNAN NEW YORK DAILY NEWS/TNS The married leader of Britain’s right-wing UKIP announced that he has broken up with his activist girlfriend over racist...

Chicago suburb cites Florida murders to justify assault weapons ban

BY STEVE SADIN PIONEER PRESS /TNS CHICAGO – Owners of assault weapons living in the northern Chicago suburb of Deerfield have until June 13 to remove...