FABULOUS IN BLUE—Caleb Richardson III and Frani Brown Celebrations are so much fun and they seem to blend so well with great weather. This is the time of year for outdoor parties, proms and milestone birthdays. The New Pittsburgh Courier was privileged to catch some of our readers enjoying some very special moments.
Daily Archive: June 25, 2013
BETHESDA, Md.(PRNewswire-USNewswire) — “The recent decisions by the Supreme Court of the United States on the affirmative action and the Voting Rights Act indicate…
by Brian Bakst ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – A Democratic legislator from Minnesota swiftly apologized Tuesday for a tweet he sent that referred to Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas as “Uncle Thomas” following a major ruling on the nation’s landmark voting rights law.
Jose Angulo (Right) of the Pittsburgh Riverhounds moves the ball against Anthony Obadai of the Phoenix Wolves, Angulo scored both Riverhounds goals to lead…
Spiritual Impartation JUNE 26—Solid Rock Foundation Ministries, 435 Broadway St., Carnegie, will host the 2013 Spiritual Impartation at 7 p.m. The theme is “God’s Decree: Get Ready.” The seminar will run through June 28 and feature special guest Apostle Reginald J. Write, of North Carolina. For more information, call 412-278-3411.
In exclusive coverage for the New Pittsburgh Courier, Dr. Jason Johnson is reporting from the courthouse in Sanford, Fla., where George Zimmerman is on…
Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin, left, talks with quarterback Ben Roethlisberger on the first day of teh teams NFL football minicamp Tuesday, June 11, 2013 in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic) by Mike Pelaia It’s only June and already the supposed NFL pundits are writing off 2013 for the Steelers, saying their time has passed them by, they are no longer a Super Bowl contender and may not even be a playoff team. Knowing this team and how they operate, that assertion seems a bit presumptuous.
by Jeff Amy CACEDRICK WHITE (Facebook Photo) JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Police fatally shot the son of a church deacon on Sunday morning after they were called to a church when members of the congregation started arguing over the firing of a pastor, authorities said.
FREDERIC PARK PITTSBURGH (AP) – A homeless man who police say has a history of mental health issues has been jailed on charges he threatened two people with an ax in a city park, including a Black man at whom he yelled “God bless the KKK.”