Friday, October 30, 2020

Roberts becomes second Black manager to win MLB title

WORLD SERIES 2020 Los Angeles Dodgers manager Dave Roberts, middle, celebrates with Mookie Betts (50), who scored the go-ahead run on Tuesday against the Tampa...

Suppression, intimidation on mind of Black voters in state

BY DAPHNE TAYLOR FLORIDA COURIER The coveted Black vote. All sides know it’s going to make or break what many are calling the most important election...

PRIVILEGE VS. ENTITLEMENT 2.0

In 2016, our editorial staff recommended that you vote for anyone but Donald Trump for president. In 2020, we take a cue from Generation...

They voted: FIU student and mom among early voters

Elijah Thomas, a freshman at Florida International University (FIU), voted for the first time ever on Oct. 24. The graduate of Northwestern High School...

Experts reveal best time to book holiday flights

BY KERRI WESTENBERG STAR TRIBUNE/MINNEAPOLIS/TNS In a year like no other, when indoor gatherings are suspect and family gatherings may be scrapped, who knows what the holidays...

Florida is part of antitrust lawsuit against Google

NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA Florida was one of 11 states that joined the U.S. Department of Justice in filing a major antitrust lawsuit Oct. 20...

Where to vote early in Florida

COMPILED BY ALEXIA MCKAY FLORIDA COURIER Early voting is underway in Florida for the Nov. 3 general election. Here is a list of some polling sites...

Some takeaways about state’s voter registration numbers

BY JIM SAUNDERS NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – Florida elections officials last week released voter-registration numbers for the Nov. 3 general election. Here are seven...

My plan to lift every voice in Black America

There is injustice in America. There is discrimination. There is a legacy of racism and inequality that lives still in our institutions, our laws,...

Church turns parking lot into Black Lives Matter tribute

BY DAPHNE TAYLOR FLORIDA COURIER Ahmaud Arbery, the jogger who sparked the hashtag #joggingwhileblack, after being executed by vigilantes in a White South Georgia neighborhood in...