ANSWERS AND TRANSPARENCY ...Byrdsong says story from police ‘does not go up the smell test’ in shooting death of Mark Daniels
"THEY DID SOMETHING TO A GOOD GUY" - Family demands answers in police killing of Mark Daniels (Courier video)
“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)
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Like the petulant child he is, Trump is once again directing his attention to any (rightful) criticism of his tactics and practices, instead of actually doing the job he was elected to do. As the country is still grieving the horrific loss of life stemming from the Florida school massacre, Trump decided he would get […]
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Padraig Harrington rarely goes the conventional route. He once wore glasses to help him read greens, even though he had 20/20 vision. He became a Royal & Ancient ambassador, and then began using a belly putter when the R&A was proposing to outlaw the use of them. So when […]
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Demon Deacons didn’t want to be Pitt’s first ACC victim. Facing the prospect of a winless ACC season, Pittsburgh battled Wake Forest to a close game throughout on Wednesday night. But the Demon Deacons were just a couple shots better, holding off a late Pitt charge to escape with a 63-57 […]
In her address at the African American Chamber of Commerce PowerBreakfast meeting, Feb. 16, new Allegheny Conference on Community Development CEO Stefani Pashman said the conference is committed to increasing diversity in regional business supply chains and on corporate boards. “Going forward, we will be guided by three principles,” she said. “We will act intentionally, […]
This month, the “Take Charge of Your Health Today” page focuses on Alzheimer’s disease. Erricka Hager, health advocate, and Esther L. Bush, president and CEO, both of the Urban League of Greater Pittsburgh, spoke about this topic. EB: Good morning, Erricka. Alzheimer’s disease is a health topic that we’ve never covered before. I’m glad we’re […]
Stop, and take a moment to ASK: Do you know anyone with Alzheimer’s disease? With the Alzheimer’s Association reporting that more than 5 million people in the United States are living with the disease, there is a good chance that everyone knows someone who has the disease or is affected by it. Alzheimer’s disease is […]
The “Black Panther” craze is real. Marvel Studios partnered with Pittsburgh Public Schools to host “Black Panther Community Day,” Feb. 10. Students participated in a panel discussion at Pittsburgh CAPA, Downtown, to discuss whether comic books and graphic novels are an appropriate tool for the classroom. Panelists included School Board President, Dr. Regina Holley, Pittsburgh CAPA […]
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The number of Ku Klux Klan chapters in the U.S. is plummeting as a new generation of khaki-clad racists rejects hoods and robes for a “hipper” brand of hate, according to a report Wednesday by an organization that tracks far-right extremists. The Southern Poverty Law Center said its count of […]
Make America stupid again.
An apology for sexual exploitation doesn’t go far enough.
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — “Black Panther” has burst onto the screen in Africa, handing a powerful response to the unfortunate remarks about the continent by President Donald Trump. As the red carpet in South Africa swirled with stunning outfits and exclamations in the local isiXhosa language used in the film’s Wakanda kingdom, cast member John Kani […]
In the hills of Haiti, about 40 minutes from the capital of Port-au-Prince, under the lavender bougainvillea and the fiery…