Long-running apartheid crimes case axed by U.S. Supreme Court

(Special to the Trice Edney News Wire from Global Information Network) – Efforts by South African victims of racist apartheid to obtain justice suffered a

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Muhammad Ali’s death raises more awareness about Parkinson’s disease

By Frederick H. Lowe Contributing Writer (Special from NorthStarNews Today) – Muhammad Ali, the late great world heavyweight boxing champion, who suffered from Parkinson’s disease,

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Open Road nabs Thurgood Marshall film
(Special from EURWeb) – Open Road Films has acquired U.S. rights to Marshall, the Thurgood Marshall film that will star Chadwick Boseman as the pioneering lawyer and Supreme Court ...
Trump and the spectacle of lying
By Lee A. Daniels George Curry Media Columnist During his march to the Republican Party nomination, Donald Trump has repeatedly demanded that for the time being all Muslims should be barred from ...
Hot 8 Brass Band welcomes guests into the 2016 Collision Conference in New Orleans, La. | Photo courtesy of Robert Warren,
Tech conference presents new opportunities for New Orleans entrepreneurs
[caption id="attachment_22056" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Hot 8 Brass Band welcomes guests into the 2016 Collision Conference in New Orleans, La. | Photo courtesy of Robert Warren,[/caption] By David T. Baker Contributing Writer Collision. ...
Racial diversity takes center stage in Japan
The daughter of an African-American father and Japanese mother was crowned Miss Universe Japan on March 12.
The Louisiana Weekly turns 89 with this edition
This week The Louisiana Weekly, one of the longest-running and most widely read publications owned and operated by people of color in the Deep South, celebrates its 89th year of ...
President Barack Obama last year with President Jacob Zuma of South Africa. Leaders of 45 African countries will meet in Washington, D.C., beginning August 4.
Pres. Obama seeks to grow Africa trade with leaders summit
By Burney Simpson Contributing Writer WASHINGTON (The payday North­Star News & Analysis) — Hundreds of African government and business leaders will convene in the nation’s capital this week for the ...
N.O. awaits boost in economy from Chaquita’s relocating
By Susan Buchanan Contributing default on payday loans texas Writer Chiquita International Brands plans to move import and export activities back to New Orleans after leaving the city 40 years ago for ...
Caribbean countries will seek reparations
By Frederick H. Lowe Contributing Writer (Special from The North Star News) — The Caribbean Community Secretariat, an organization representing 15 Caribbean countries in a common market, soon will present a plan ...

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