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Jeff Capel speaks to Courier on becoming first Black men’s head basketball coach at Pitt (exclusive 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
Oscar-winning actor Morgan Freeman apologized on Thursday to anyone who may have felt “uncomfortable or disrespected” by his behavior, after CNN reported that multiple women have accused the A-list actor of sexual harassment and inappropriate behavior on movie sets and in other professional settings. “Anyone who knows me or has worked with me knows I […]
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Yeah man, Tommy Chong says he always knew he’d live to see the day marijuana legalization would be sweeping America. He knew when he and partner Cheech Marin pioneered stoner comedy 50 years ago, a time when taunting the establishment with constant reminders that they didn’t just play hippie potheads in […]
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Thursday granted a rare posthumous pardon to boxing’s first Black heavyweight champion, clearing Jack Johnson’s name more than 100 years after what many see as his racially-charged conviction. “I am taking this very righteous step, I believe, to correct a wrong that occurred in our history and to […]
The Allderdice Dragons are City League Track & Field Champions for 2018. The meet was held, May 10 and May 12, at the Oliver Track. Courier photographer Will McBride captured the championships in pictures.
Monaca—Community College of Beaver County’s Board of Trustees announced today transition plans for the College, including the appointment of Dr. Roger W. Davis as acting president. Dr. Davis has served as the Executive Vice President and Provost since May 2016 and will assume his new role effective Monday, May 21. Outgoing president, Dr. Chris Reber, […]
The FDA approved the first nonopioid treatment to ease withdrawal symptoms while quitting opioids.
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Community members have protested for decades.
Week of May 23-29 May 23 1921—“Shuffle Along”—the first of a succession of widely popular Black musicals performed for White audiences—opened at the 63rd Street Theatre in New York City, becoming the first African-American Broadway musical. The musical comedy combined the talents of the legendary team of Eubie Blake and Noble Sissle. “Shuffle Along” produced […]
WINDSOR, England (AP)—Nothing quite captured the trans-Atlantic nature of Saturday’s royal wedding as much as the guest preacher whose sermon brought American flair to a very English church service. The Most Rev. Michael Bruce Curry, the first Black leader of the Episcopal Church in the United States, was hand-picked by Prince Harry and Meghan Markle […]
Prince Harry of Wales, sixth in the line of succession to the British throne, will marry the American actress, Meghan Markle, on Saturday, May 19, with all of the ceremony and global hoopla that the British royalty inevitably attracts. Harry is the son of Charles, the Prince of Wales, and the late Princess Diana. What’s notable about Prince Harry, however, is not so much […]
In the hills of Haiti, about 40 minutes from the capital of Port-au-Prince, under the lavender bougainvillea and the fiery…
Six-year Pittsburgh television personality Brittny McGraw has met a “lot of great people” in Pittsburgh, as she’s “had an opportunity…