| Oct 13, 2010
| 4:35 PM
Controversial Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan is scheduled to speak in Tampa on Sunday. His speech marks what the NOI is calling the 15th annual Holy Day of Atonement to mark the anniversary of the Million Man March, which happened Oct. 16, 1995....
| Dec 22, 2009
| 12:45 PM
LOS ANGELES -- Police concerns about a terrorist attack stemming from the 2003 arrest of Michael Jackson led to a request for federal help, according to FBI files kept on the late pop star.
The documents also show that the FBI helped facilitate...
| Apr 27, 2010
| 11:33 AM
The only man to admit to his role in the murder of Malcolm X was granted parole Tuesday, exactly 45 years after the civil rights leader was assassinated in New York City.
Thomas Hogan, 69, had appealed to the parole board 14 times since 1984, but each...
| Mar 8, 2011
| 12:24 PM
Mustapha Farrakhan was talking about maturity recently and used words such as "grateful" and "blessing" about his final basketball season at Virginia — words that conveyed the personal growth of which he spoke.
After a college basketball career...
| Mar 31, 2011
| 6:28 PM
Warning that destruction could be on America's doorstep because it oppresses “God's chosen people,” Minister Louis Farrakhan, the controversial Nation of Islam leader, defended Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi today, calling the U.S. action in...
| Oct 14, 2011
| 1:20 PM
Every so often a book comes along that changes the world in some way. Maybe it heralds the start of a social movement, or enlightens the world about events long hidden. Only in hindsight can we see what a difference such a book made. Here is one such...
| Aug 15, 2011
| 3:16 PM
For Ramadan, the Islamic holy month that falls in August this year, we asked a few people in South Florida why they became Muslim and what it has meant to them. Here are the last two.
Patricia Salahuddin teaches at the Design and...
| Oct 25, 2011
| 6:14 PM
Controversial Nation of Islam leader Minister Louis Farrakhan condemned the killing of Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi on Tuesday, warning that America and other western powers will soon face severe consequences for their support of the uprising that led to...
| Apr 11, 2009
Smokin' Joe is on the phone and upside my head, joking, singing and jawing once again about the fight of the decade, of the century, some would say of all time: the so-called "Thrilla in Manila."
Justifiable or not, hyperbole was the order of the day...
| Nov 15, 2009
| 9:34 PM
While this week's 'Curb Your Enthusiasm' offered some window dressing (borrowed pens, rash-afflicted 9-year-old girls, maitre d' bribery, Groat's disease), the main events were clearly the table read for the 'Seinfeld' reunion and Michael Richards being...
| Dec 24, 2008
| 9:48 PM
The Rev. James L. Bevel, a fiery top lieutenant of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. and a force behind civil rights campaigns of the 1960s whose erratic behavior and conviction on incest charges tarnished his legacy, has died. He was 72.