Young, Black and Powerful ...New wave of African Americans are taking Pittsburgh area’s political scene by storm
“THEY DID SOMETHING TO A GOOD GUY” – Family demands answers in police killing of Mark Daniels (Courier video)
Courier’s Debbie Norrell, on KDKA Radio, tells “heartfelt, impactful” stories of how African Americans were treated in America
The Courier’s editor and publisher Rod Doss receives NNPA’s 2018 Lifetime Achievement Award! (video)
Courier Exclusive: Carmi co-owner talks with Bree White about possible time frame of new South Side location opening….(VIDEO)
Courier exclusive: Pizza Milano employee Mahmut Yilmaz faces felony aggravated assault and misdemeanor simple assault charges
State Rep. Ed Gainey speaks out on recent teen shooting deaths in Pittsburgh’s Black Community (VIDEO)
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions released a chilling statement.
INDIAN WELLS, Calif. (AP) — Naomi Osaka had just won the first title of her career and was waiting to be introduced for her post-match comments. The 20-year-old from Japan had prepared, knowing what she was going to say and in what order. But then her name was called. “I freaked out,” she said. “I […]
Many of the freshman stars who garnered so much of the college basketball world’s attention during the regular season have already been bounced from March Madness. Arizona’s Deandre Ayton, Oklahoma’s Trae Young, Missouri’s Michael Porter Jr., Alabama’s Collin Sexton and Texas’ Mohamed Bamba are all considered potential NBA lottery picks whenever they decide to turn […]
Let’s say you needed to borrow $100 from me, and you’d give me my money back tomorrow. I told you, yes, but you could only do it if you paid me back $101. You’d probably say sure. Paying $1 to get the $100 you need; no big deal, right? Well, guess what? When you pay me back that […]
A new study gives men a new health option.
This month, the “Take Charge of Your Health Today” page focuses on Alzheimer’s disease, as it relates to those living with Down syndrome. Jennifer Jones, MPH, community engagement senior coordinator, and Esther L. Bush, president and CEO, Urban League of Greater Pittsburgh, chatted about this topic. JJ: Good afternoon, Ms. Bush. It’s been awhile since […]
PublicSource in partnership with 90.5 WESA is producing a series on food access and policy in the Pittsburgh region. After school, 16-year-old Maleeke Reid works at a community gardening program in Homewood. He gets paid $5 per day for tending the vegetable gardens and attending classes, where he and his friends sometimes joke about being fed “vegan […]
The package that exploded overnight at a FedEx facility in Texas may have been in the process of being sent to an address in Austin, the same city where four other packages have exploded, killing two and injuring others this month.
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Tucked into a busy market in Kenya’s capital is arguably the country’s last record store. “Real Vinyl Guru” has been open for 28 years and now enjoys the growing interest of music lovers who want to look beyond sleek digital offerings and return to the pleasure of browsing for a classic […]
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Crying, chanting and screaming in anger, thousands gathered in front of the Rio de Janeiro state legislature Thursday to say goodbye to a Black city councilwoman shot in the head four times, a brazen murder that shocked Brazil and raised questions about the effectiveness of a military intervention in the […]
In the hills of Haiti, about 40 minutes from the capital of Port-au-Prince, under the lavender bougainvillea and the fiery…
Oh, those guidance counselors, always looking out for the student’s best interest. Elaine Effort, the 38-year veteran of KQV-AM 1410…