Jamaican among 13 nabbed in immigration sweep

Jamaican among 13 nabbed in immigration sweep

NEWARK, New Jersey (CMC) — The United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agency says a Jamaican national is among 13 people detained during a four-day “surge effort” that targeted immigrants who have been issued a final order of removal in the past five years. It said that those detained also have criminal convictions or […]

Do You Have Seasonal Discomforts?

BY STACY YOUNG

Do You Have Seasonal Discomforts?

You’re not alone. There are over 40 million people who suffer from seasonal threats. You don’t have to suffer anymore. Most people find solutions to manage the symptoms as they worsen each year. Natural solutions from DoTerra essential oils is not about covering up the symptoms, it gets to the root of the causes to […]

Ebola Deaths Top 1,000 in Congo Amid Clinic Attacks

Ebola can spread quickly and kills in up to 90 percent of cases. Symptoms include fever, vomiting, diarrhea, muscle pain and at times internal and external bleeding, and can start to occur between two and 21 days from infection, according to the World Health Organization.

Ebola Deaths Top 1,000 in Congo Amid Clinic Attacks

By The Associated Press More than 1,000 people have died from Ebola in eastern Congo since August, the country’s health minister said on Friday, the second-worst outbreak of the disease in history behind the West African one in 2014-16 that killed more than 11,300. The toll came as hostility toward health workers continued to hamper efforts to […]

Little-Used Community Land Trust Model for Affordable Housing May See Big Boost

Little-Used Community Land Trust Model for Affordable Housing May See Big Boost

A new $8 million bank settlement from Attorney General Letitia James is also being parceled out this spring to land trust projects across the state. By Emma Whitford (Gotham Gazette) Manhattan City Council Member Carlina Rivera is part of a growing coalition of Council members pushing for city government’s first major commitment to a seldom-utilized […]

The Future of Uber and Lyft

The Future of Uber and Lyft

Lyft has finally gone public. After a hot debut, its stock price has begun sinking. What’s the deal? By Hamilton Nolan (Splinter News) When a company goes public, though, there are lots of bothersome reporting requirements and big investors who want to see annoying things like “profits,” and all the early VC guys have already […]

Yes, Your Child. Why Every Child is a Suicide Risk

Suicide prevention expert Dr. Mark Goulston helps parents recognize the easy-to-miss signs that their child may be struggling, and shares advice for reaching them before it's too late.

Yes, Your Child. Why Every Child is a Suicide Risk

By Dr. Mark Goulston Los Angeles, CA (April 2019)—Suicide rates keep climbing, especially for teens. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the suicide rate for white children between 10 and 17 years old was up 70 percent between 2006 and 2016, and up 77 percent for black children. Nearly every time a […]

Stop waiting for racism to die out with old people. The Charleston shooting suspect is 21.

Once little ones who are so innocent that they don't even know in which direction racism works replace their racist grandparents, the country will be all set, right? Probably not.

Stop waiting for racism to die out with old people. The Charleston shooting suspect is 21.

By Jenée Desmond-Harris (Vox) Dylann Roof has been charged with murder for killing nine black people at a Charleston, South Carolina, church on June 17 in an attack that’s being investigated as a hate crime. He’s 21 years old. His birth year — 1994 — means he’s not just a millennial, but one of the younger […]

The Easter Story

As Told in the King James Bible

The Easter Story

The Last Supper And his disciples went forth, and came into the city, and found as he said unto them: and they made ready for the passover. And in the evening he cometh with the twelve. — MARK 14:16-17 Caribbean American Weekly

5 Reasons to Visit South Africa

5 Reasons to Visit South Africa

When the majority of people think about a visit to South Africa, they think about the Big Five game animals: the lion, leopard, rhinoceros, elephant, and Cape buffalo. Safari tours are very popular in that area, as visitors get a chance to interact with wildlife. A trip to South Africa is considered incomplete if you […]