By Leonard E. Colvin
New Journal and Guide
The United States Postal Service (USPS) has decided to move the processing of local mail from the massive distribution center on Norfolk’s Church Street to a facility in Sandston, Virginia near Richmond.
Compiled from news and press reports
Some Republican leaders referred to sequestration as “the first significant Tea Party victory” in Washington before reality set in and states began shutting air traffic control towers, gutting Head Start services and making other adjustments.
By Karanja A. Ajanaku
Special to the NNPA News Service from The New Tri-State Defender
A billing for the evening read: “Mountaintop Speech Commemoration.” It was a summons to gather back at Mason Temple, where Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. gave his last oration – often simply called “The Mountaintop Speech” – on April 3, 1968.