Thursday, June 21, 2018

Tag: homeless

UK Ponders What To Do With Homeless...

LONDON (AP) — A political storm is brewing ahead of Prince Harry's and Meghan Markle's May 19 wedding over whether to crack down on...

After Being Homeless Herself, Tampa Stylist Determined...

When Giving Hands Beauty Salon opened its doors in 2013 in Tampa, Fla., there was no question that the goal would be to give...

Homeless Mom of 5 Turns to Craigslist...

A North Carolina mother of five, Moshimalee Johnson, posted an ad on Craigslist in an effort to find a home for her children, after...

In Too Many US Cities, Please Don’t...

I was reading a friend’s Facebook post early Monday in which she mentioned it was “illegal” to feed the homeless in North Carolina. That struck...

In Nigeria, Homeless Pay the Price of...

LAGOS, Nigeria — The young man with the crowbar stood on a heap of rubble — planks, pallets, remains of pots, bits of cardboard,...

Atlanta Seeking to Survey, Create Registry of...

As part of an effort to place hundreds of homeless residents in permanent housing by December, Atlanta has launched a registry of the homeless...

Homeless Folk Artist Getting Recognition for Prolific...

Herbert Freeman speaks like a preacher, talking about truth and vision, about right and wrong, about God and God’s creations. When addressing these issues,...

Proposed Atlanta Ordinance to Criminalize ‘Aggressive’ Panhandling...

The city of Atlanta’s latest attempt to curb panhandling is pitting downtown residents and business owners against civil rights activists and advocates for the...

Soccer Star John Mikel Obi Launches Charity...

Nigerian soccer star John Mikel Obi has launched a charity to help homeless people in his native country. The Mikel Obi foundation launched last Thursday...

A Portrait Of Homelessness In America

An uplifting profile in the Philadelphia Tribune offered a portrait of homelessness in America by focusing on a man in Philly who has used...

After 28 Years in Prison, D.C. Man’s...

After serving 28 years in prison, Santae Tribble is no longer a convicted murderer. Tribble was found guilty for the murder of a cab...