Friday, April 23, 2021

Report: Racial disparities continue for Alzheimer’s patients

BY SHELIA POOLE ATLANTA JOURNAL-CONSTITUTION/TNS ATLANTA – When Keondra Williams went to her first support group meeting for Alzheimer’s caregivers in Cobb County, she felt more...

NBA legend prepares to dominate Pan-American cannabis space

NNPA NEWSWIRE NBA icon Isiah Thomas continues to make history in a postplaying career that’s fast becoming as legendary as years on the hardwood. The superstar,...

L’Oreal USA partners with NAACP to help Black-owned beauty businesses

NNPA NEWSWIRE L’Oréal USA has announced the creation of its Inclusive Beauty Fund, a new grant program presented in partnership with  the NAACP, the largest...

Report: Publix heiress gave $300,000 to Trump rally preceding Capitol riots

BY MONIVETTE CORDEIRO ORLANDO SENTINEL/TNS ORLANDO — A Publix heiress contributed about $300,000 to a rally held by former President Donald Trump that preceded the Jan....

Inauguration event to celebrate resiliency of Black Americans

BY KAT STAFFORD ASSOCIATED PRESS DETROIT — The resiliency, culture and heroism of Black Americans and the African diaspora will be the central theme of a...

Locals react to Trump’s impeachment, Capitol riots

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES On Wednesday, the U.S. House of Representatives voted to impeach President Donald Trump. It follows a Jan. 6 insurrection when a crowd...

Common myths about COVID-19 vaccines

Conspiracy theories widely circulating on social media BY JOHN KEILMAN CHICAGO TRIBUNE/TNS CHICAGO — If you want an idea of the conspiracy theories that hang over COVID-19...

SpaceX, NASA launch 4 astronauts from Kennedy Space Center

BY CAROLINE GLENN AND TREVOR FRASER ORLANDO SENTINEL/TNS SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket launched right on time at 7:27 p.m. Sunday on a historic mission with American astronauts Mike Hopkins, Victor Glover and Shannon...

Trump supporters and far-right groups rally in Washington to protest election results

BY MOLLY O'TOOLE LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS WASHINGTON — When the 2020 presidential election was called for Joe Biden and thousands of his supporters gathered at barricades...

HOPE, OPTIMISM AND CAUTION

Locals react to Biden’s presidency win; Harris making history. BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Former Vice President Joe Biden has been declared the winner and will become...