Wednesday, May 12, 2021

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...

Africans are dying to become Europeans

Reports about African migrants dying to breathe free have become so normalized that they hardly register in...

WE’LL TAKE A HIT

Erratic and powerful, Dorian takes aim at Florida after spooking Puerto Rico. COURTESY OF THE NATIONAL HURRICANE...

‘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...
Royal Caribbean

Royal Caribbean to give CocoCay a massive makeover

Royal Caribbean is putting an arsenal of pricey bells and whistles on its private Bahamas island, Coco-Cay. The $200 million upgrade is the first of...

Response to Venezuela reveals America’s sickness

Does the United States have the right to decide who governs Venezuela? The answer is a simple...

What 15 years of tax returns show about Harris

Documents show her earnings from prosecutor to senator JACK KURTZ/ZUMA PRESS/TNS Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) waits to...

SpaceX launches Falcon Heavy for the third time

PAUL HENNESSY/NURPHOTO/ZUMA PRESS/TNS A SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket carrying satellites for the U.S. Air Force successfully launches from pad 39A on...

Trump hits China and Iran in subdued speech to UN

DREW ANGERER/GETTY IMAGES/TNS President Trump addresses the United Nations General Assembly at UN headquarters on Tuesday in New York City.

A welcoming home for HIV moms, kids

Nkosi’s Haven is one of South Africa’s best-known centers for mothers living with HIV and orphans. BY ERIKA SCHULTZ SEATTLE TIMES/TNS JOHANNESBURG – Gail John-son shudders when...