Report: Obama rode elevator with armed man

October 02, 2014

 

By ALICIA A. CALDWELL

Associated Press

 

  

President Barack Obama rode an elevator last month with an armed security contractor who had three criminal convictions,... Read more...

Mo’ne Davis to donate jersey to BB Hall of Fame

September 25, 2014

 

Associated Press

  

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — Philadelphia Little League sensation Mo’ne Davis is headed to the Baseball Hall of Fame.

 

Davis, the... Read more...

Techonomy: Race and the new economy

September 25, 2014

 

By C. Kelly

Special to the NNPA from The Michigan Citizen

 

Technology is fundamentally changing the world in which we live. Just as the 1880s Industrial Revolution... Read more...

Shonda Rhimes lays claim to Thursday nights on ABC

September 25, 2014

 

By Frazier Moore

Associated Press

   

Let’s just go ahead and make it official. “Thursday” should be renamed “Shonday.”

 

At least it... Read more...

City Council boosts minimum wage to $15.37 at big hotels

September 25, 2014

 

By ELIZABETH HSING-HUEI CHOU

 City News Service

 

The Los Angeles City Council this week tentatively approved a $15.37-per-hour minimum wage for workers at large... Read more...

County moves to keep Lynwood Trauma Center open

September 18, 2014

 

By Elizabeth Marcelllino

City News Service

 

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors moved on Wednesday September 17 to preemptively block the closure of a private... Read more...

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Community

Renowned LAUSD educator Willie Washington, Jr. succumbs

Renowned LAUSD educator Willie Washington, Jr. succumbs

September 25, 2014   LAWT News Service      Willie Washington, Jr. was born to Willie Washington and Lucille Hands in Scott, Arkansas on January...

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Sports News

Big ‘Money’ Floyd Mayweather embarking on historical conclusion

Big ‘Money’ Floyd Mayweather embarking on historical conclusion

September 18, 2014   By Kenneth D. Miller Assistant Managing Editor      LAS VEGAS—Boxing’s pound for pound king and the highest paid athlete...

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Arts & Culture

Movie Review: ‘The Equalizer’

Movie Review: ‘The Equalizer’

September 25, 2014   By Dwight Brown NNPA Film Critic      The last time they worked together, Denzel Washington and director Antoine Fuqua conjured...

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