Thursday, March 4, 2021

Harris faced racism, sexism on way to victory

BY DAVID LIGHTMAN MCCLATCHY WASHINGTON BUREAU WASHINGTON — Kamala Harris will become the 49th vice president of the United States, the first woman and the first...

BIDEN BEATS TRUMP; HARRIS TO BECOME THE FIRST WOMAN VP

BY THE FLORIDA COURIER STAFF After a hard-fought election, Joe Biden, 77, will become the 46th president of the United States. On Saturday, he picked up...

UF researchers get sickle cell therapy grant

NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA Researchers at the University of Florida College of Nursing have been awarded a $2.6 million grant to determine whether relaxation therapy...

Obamacare plan rates to increase 3.1 percent

BY NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA Florida’s top insurance regulator on Sept. 25 announced approval of a statewide average 3.1 percent rate increase for health insurance...

Grant to help Halifax Humane Society save more animals’ lives

Halifax Humane Society (HHS) has been awarded a $2,500 grant from the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA). The grant will...

Prep football is back; public schools begin play

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES After a long wait, high school football is officially back as most local prep squads hit the gridiron this week. There are...

DeSantis ‘there will be flooding’

September 15, 2020 NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE --- Gov. Ron DeSantis warned that Hurricane Sally, after bringing massive rains and storm surge in the western...

HISTORIC NASA MISSION

Black woman to join International Space Station crew  BY MURI ASSUNCAO NEW YORK DAILY NEWS/TNS Astronaut Jeanette Epps is getting ready to shatter a long-standing glass ceiling...

Black woman to join International Space Station crew

BY MURI ASSUNCAO NEW YORK DAILY NEWS/TNS Astronaut Jeanette Epps is getting ready to shatter a long-standing glass ceiling on her way to the International Space...

Tributes pour in for ‘Black Panther’ star Chadwick Boseman

BY MURI ASSUNCAO NEW YORK DAILY NEWS/TNS The unexpected death of actor Chadwick Boseman is sending shockwaves through social media platforms as fans and stars pay...