NATIONAL SPORTS BEAT 06-22-2017

June 22, 2017  

BY BRAD PYE JR. 

SPORTS EDITOR EMERITUS 

 

Notes, quotes and things picked up on the run from coast-to-coast and all the stops in between and beyond. Read more...

NNPA Hosts National Black Parents Town Hall

June 22, 2017 

By Freddie Allen 

NNPA Newswire Managing Editor

 

In an on-going effort to increase awareness about the “Every Student Succeeds Act” (ESSA) in the Black community, the National... Read more...

Judge in Quincy Jones/ Michael Jackson Case not Familiar with Jackson’s Work

June 22, 2017 

City News Service 

 

A judge said Wednesday that videos to be played during the upcoming trial of producer Quincy Jones' multimillion-dollar breach-of- contract lawsuit against one of... Read more...

Milwaukee mayor urges peaceful protest after ex-cop cleared

June 22, 2017 

By Ivan Moreno 

Associated Press 

 

A Milwaukee jury on Wednesday acquitted a former police officer in the on-duty shooting of a black man last year that ignited riots on the... Read more...

Ice Cube Receives Hollywood Walk of Fame Star

June 15, 2017 

City News Service 

 

Rapper-turned-actor and movie producer Ice Cube Monday became the latest celebrity to be added to the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

 

Speaking at the... Read more...

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New System May Speed Up LAX Security Lines Written by City News Service
AP sources: Senate GOP would halt Obamacare penalties, taxes Written by Alan Fram and Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar
L.A. County Law Enforcement Cracking Down on Sex Trafficking Venues; Besides the streets, they are focusing on online and sports arenas, they said. Written by LAWT News Service
National Housing Wage Written by Charlene Muhammad
Ivie, McNeill & Wyatt Opens Leimert Park Office and Welcomes Two Attorneys Written by LAWT News Service
Former Temple Employee Details Constand’s Plot; Cosby Trial Day 7: Judge Refuses to Hear Witness that Could Clear Bill Cosby Written by Stacy M. Brown
City Council Considers Eliminating Columbus Day Written by City News Service
Arizona Leaders Call For Removal Of Confederate Monuments Written by Floyd Alvin Galloway
Sen. Kamala Harris Tours Los Angeles Sites Threatened by Trump Budget and GOP Health Care Bill; No modern president has proposed cuts as huge to programs for struggling families as Trump. We’re talking $2.5 trillion in the next decade. Meanwhile, milliona Written by Niele Anderson
McCoy to Continue Serving Compton’s Third District Written by Staff and Wire Report
Rep. Bass Returns from Famine Congressional Delegation to South Sudan and Uganda: “There’s still work to be done” Written by LAWT News Service
Brown Wins by a Landslide Written by Staff and Wire Report
Court Upholds Conviction of Inglewood Attacker Written by City News Service
Shooting of 17-Year-Old Sparks Investigation Written by City News Service
Homelessness Jumps in City and County of Los Angeles Written by CRAIG CLOUGH
Flint residents still suffering, forgotten, abandoned; Three Years Since Discovery of Tainted Water, Little Has Changed Written by D. Kevin McNeir
NAACP President Cornell Brooks Voted Out; NAACP National Board Makes Dramatic Move to Regain Relevance Written by Lauren Victoria Burke
CSU Dominguez Hills to Bestow Honorary Doctorate on L.A. Businessman and Activist Danny Bakewell, Sr.; Bakewell and LA World Airports CEO Deborah Flint to Give Commencement Keynote Addresses Written by LAWT News Service
House Votes to Limit Powers of First Black Librarian of Congress Written by Lauren Victoria Burke
Obama Freeway Proposal Passes State Senate Written by LAWT News Service
Judge Hatchett’s Son Files Lawsuit against Cedars Sinai for Wrongful Death of his Wife Written by Jennifer Bihm
Why We Must Vote a Resounding NO on Charter Amendment C on May 16th; A Giveaway to Guilty Cops Written by Melina Abdullah
Prominent Civil and Human Rights Activist Sues L.A. and LAPD for False Arrest Written by Charlene Muhammad
Leon Garr honored with LEON GARR SQUARE Written by LAWT News Service
Hundreds Salute Wade’s 42nd Pastoral Anniversary Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett
LAFD Celebrate the Life of Battalion Chief Jerome Boyd Written by Kimberlee Buck
Bass Remembers L.A.’s Civil Unrest and Lessons Learned Written by Jennifer Bihm
ACLU sues LAPD for public records act violations Written by Charlene Muhammad
Supervisors Vote Not to Indemnify Baca` Written by City News Service
National Urban League releases 2017 State of Black America report Written by Charlene Muhammad

News

New System May Speed Up LAX Security Lines

New System May Speed Up LAX Security Lines

June 22, 2017  City News Service    A company specializing in biometric identification through fingerprints or eye scans has opened kiosks at Los...

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Community

Federal Appeals Court Strikes Down LAPD’s 30-Day Vehicle Impounds

Federal Appeals Court Strikes Down LAPD’s 30-Day Vehicle Impounds

June 22, 2017  City News Service  A federal appeals court panel Wednesday unanimously struck down a city policy allowing the Los Angeles Police Department...

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Sports News

Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant look to build a Warriors dynasty

Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant look to build a Warriors dynasty

June 15, 2017  By JANIE McCAULEY  AP Sports Writer    Stephen Curry tucked a celebratory cigar into his right sock for safekeeping as he handled...

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Arts & Culture

Names of Jurors in Bill Cosby Sexual Assault Case Released

Names of Jurors in Bill Cosby Sexual Assault Case Released

June 22, 2017  Associated Press    The judge who presided over Bill Cosby’s sexual assault trial on Wednesday ordered the public re­lease of the...

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