| Sep 15, 2014
| 1:42 PM
Anti-Semitic vandalism has struck Miami-Dade County again.
Following a summer of local anti-Semitic incidents, two synagogues were recently desecrated with hate symbols — Temple Beth Tov-Ahavat Shalom in West Miami, which was vandalized with spray...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 4:36 PM
To the editor: The article looking back 50 years to UC Berkeley's Free Speech Movement and the specific focus on Mario Savio brought back powerful memories. ("Graying activists return to Berkeley to mark '64 free speech protests," Sept. 27)
| Nov 26, 2014
| 6:01 PM
This witness was scared. He had Googled himself and found the phrase: "Snitches get stitches."
He was scared that black neighbors would find fault with his description of what happened when a white police officer, Darren Wilson, shot dead an unarmed...
| Jan 4, 2015
| 3:00 AM
As is tradition, the New Year has sparked a wave of resolutions. As a declaration of our aspirations, resolutions help us plot a course to self-improvement for success and longer, healthier lives.
In that vein, if the Republican Party hopes to...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 12:30 PM
The man who jumped over the White House fence and sprinted through the main floor of the mansion could have gotten even farther had it not been for an off-duty Secret Service agent who was coincidentally in the house and leaving for the night. ... He...
| Sep 27, 2014
There's a wicked twist to this year's race for mayor.
One candidate challenging Mayor Gary Resnick helped organize the city's first Wicked Manors Halloween block-party in 2007, while the other is awaiting trial on a felony charge for allegedly attacking...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 12:08 PM
WHAT: A very unlikely friendship is at the heart of "The Best of Enemies," opening Friday, Oct. 17, at Orlando Shakespeare Theater. The Shakes is teaming with the Holocaust Memorial Resource and Education Center in Maitland to present the play, based on...
| Oct 12, 2014
| 7:26 PM
In September 1928, the leaders of one of Easton's burgeoning immigrant communities met in their usual gathering place, the Italian Home on South Fifth Street, to talk about raising money for a gift for their new city.
They decided to canvass the Italian...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 8:48 PM
A West African player on Nazareth Area High School's boys soccer team was taunted by Northampton players with chants of "Ebola!" during a game last week, according to his legal guardian.
Edward Bachert, custodian for the 16-year-old soccer player,...
| Dec 13, 2014
| 7:42 PM
Policing is a reflection of a larger American historical context. One explanation of that reflection is the history of race. Consider the following.
In August 1619, African slaves arrived in Jamestown, Va. Within two decades Virginia law only allowed...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 9:40 AM
Two Florida churches and a parked vehicle were vandalized with KKK symbols and now the FBI is leading a hate crime investigation to find out who is responsible, according to the Tallahassee Democrat.
The signs and marquees of two predominantly...