Image

7:04 PM / Thursday January 20, 2022

Week In Review

Mayor: Detroit has no answer for killings

June 6, 2010

State and local leaders have called for a federal investigation following the death of second-grader Aiyana Stanley-Jones, who was asleep on a sofa at home when police busted in with guns. At least one bullet was fired that struck the child in her neck and traveled to her brain…

Read More

Fired teacher apologizes for recorded beating

June 4, 2010

A teacher who was recorded on cell phone video beating a student apologized last Friday, saying she was “without excuse” for the attack on the 13-year-old. Science teacher Sheri Lynn Davis, who was fired by the charter school over the attack…

Read More

Wright: ‘Obama threw me under the bus’

June 4, 2010

The Rev. Jeremiah Wright, Barack Obama’s controversial former pastor, said in a letter obtained by The Associated Press that he is “toxic” to the Obama administration and that the president “threw me under the bus.”

Read More

Barrier-breaking jazz star Lena Horne dies at 92

May 18, 2010

Lena Horne, the enchanting jazz singer and actress known for her plaintive, signature song “Stormy Weather” and for her triumph over the bigotry that allowed her to entertain white audiences but not socialize with them, has died. She was 92.

Read More

Arizona gov. signs bill targeting ethnic studies

May 18, 2010

Gov. Jan Brewer’s signature on the bill last Tuesday comes less than a month after she signed the nation’s toughest crackdown on illegal immigration — a move that ignited international backlash amid charges the measure would encourage racial profiling of Hispanics.

Read More

NYC bomb suspect nabbed aboard Dubai-bound plane

May 9, 2010

A U.S. citizen who had recently returned from a five-month trip to his native Pakistan, where he had a wife, was arrested at a New York airport on charges that he drove a bomb-laden SUV meant to cause a fireball in Times Square, federal authorities said.

Read More

Recent News

Education

Fire victims left lasting impression at Philadelphia school

January 14, 2022

ABOVE PHOTO: Balloons are released during a vigil by the Bache-Martin School to honor the victims of...

Commentary

SUNrise: cj speaks… Searching for nouns to describe our current lives – Blessed 2022!

January 14, 2022

Personally, I really don’t know how to identify my new year; things are so out of whack. ...

Color Of Money

Five strategies for a successful hybrid workplace

January 14, 2022

BPT The COVID-19 pandemic drastically changed the work lives of many, especially those working in offices. New...

Stateside

Gov. Wolf announces efforts to increase statewide hospital, long-term care capacity

January 14, 2022

ABOVE PHOTO: Acting Pa. Secretary of Health Keara Klinepeter Photo/official Twitter acct.)  Gov. Tom Wolf has announced...

Week In Review

Arbery killers get life in prison; no parole for father, son

January 14, 2022

ABOVE PHOTO: Ahmaud Arbery’s mother Wanda Cooper-Jones, center, reacts as Superior Court Judge Timothy Walmsley sentences Greg...

Sports

Eagles hope to dethrone defending champion Tampa Bay Bucs

January 14, 2022

By Chris MurrayFor the Philadelphia Sunday SUN Above photo: Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Jalen Hurts (1) looking doing...

The Philadelphia Sunday Sun Staff