Ask Alma
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Ask Alma

By Alma Gill NNPA Columnist Guns and Kids Dear Alma, My college roommate came to…

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Israel Announces Major West Bank Land Appropriation for Settlement
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Israel Announces Major West Bank Land Appropriation for Settlement

Batsheva Sobelman, LOS ANGELES TIMES   JERUSALEM (L.A. Times) — Israel appropriated a swath of…

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Down at Half, U.S. Beats Turkey in Basketball Worlds
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Down at Half, U.S. Beats Turkey in Basketball Worlds

Brian Mahoney, ASSOCIATED PRESS   BILBAO, Spain (AP) — They figured it would be simple,…

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Hip-Hop Moves as Strong Force for Michael Brown
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Hip-Hop Moves as Strong Force for Michael Brown

Mesfin Fekadu, ASSOCIATED PRESS   NEW YORK (AP) — Rappers are making their voices heard…

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AFP Summit: 2016 Prospects Hone Pitch to Koch Donors, Activists
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AFP Summit: 2016 Prospects Hone Pitch to Koch Donors, Activists

Kenneth P. Vogel, POLITICO   DALLAS (Politico) — Ted Cruz, Rand Paul, Mike Pence, Rick…

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Smithsonian to Honor La. Family’s Civil Rights Efforts
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Smithsonian to Honor La. Family’s Civil Rights Efforts

Deborah Barfield Berry, USA TODAY   WASHINGTON (USA Today) — Small communities like Bogalusa, La.,…

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At Least 5 Ferguson Officers Apart from Brown Shooter Have Been Named in Lawsuits
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At Least 5 Ferguson Officers Apart from Brown Shooter Have Been Named in Lawsuits

Kimberly Kindy and Carol D. Leonnig, THE WASHINGTON POST   FERGUSON, Mo. (The Washington Post)—Federal…

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New Samsung Smartwatch Won’t Need Companion Phone
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New Samsung Smartwatch Won’t Need Companion Phone

ANICK JESDANUN, AP Technology Writer NEW YORK (AP) — With the holiday shopping season coming,…

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Google Building Fleet of Package-Delivering Drones
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Google Building Fleet of Package-Delivering Drones

MICHAEL LIEDTKE, AP Technology Writer SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google’s secretive research laboratory is trying…

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Shades of Pigpen: We Travel with Our Own Germs
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Shades of Pigpen: We Travel with Our Own Germs

LAURAN NEERGAARD, AP Medical Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Sorry, clean freaks. No matter how well…

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