Rams stun Seahawks in home opening game

September 22, 2016 

By Amanda Scurlock 

Sports Writer 

“Our first game back here the fans were incredible,” said Rams Head coach Jeff Fisher. “It made this a tough place to play starting day... Read more...

#GivingBloodMatters—It Truly Makes A Difference; Join Sabriya’s Castle of Fun Foundation for a day of saving lives by giving a little bit of love.

September 22, 2016 

By Brian W. Carter 

Staff Writer 

Giving blood benefits everybody involved.

 

How you ask? This is how…

 

According to the American Journal of... Read more...

USC is coming to Taste of Soul

September 22, 2016 

LAWT Staff Report 

For the past 11 years, Taste of Soul has grown to become the largest street festival, family celebration and economic engine in all of Los Angeles.  This... Read more...

Beyoncé’s protégés, Chloe x Halle headline Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza’s Back-To-School Party; Former YouTube sensations kicked off the school season with a free concert for Los Angeles fans while bringing talent and the community together. Signed by the

September 22, 2016 

By Shonassee Shaver 

Contributing Writer 

Rising stars, Chloe x Halle, not only are building a name in the music industry, but are staying connected to the community while supporting... Read more...

Police try to quell anger after shooting triggers unrest

September 22, 2016 

By JEFFREY COLLINS

Associated Press 

Authorities tried to quell public anger and correct what they characterized as false information Wednesday as Charlotte dealt with a second night... Read more...

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NNPA Honors Champions of the Black Press Written by Sarafina Wright
Obama to speak at opening of African-American Museum Written by Associated Press
Harris-Dawson, LADWP Break Ground on 99th Street Water Treatment Plant Written by LAWT News Service
Police probe shooting death of Ferguson activist Seals Written by LAWT News Service
Community unites for Town Hall to stop killings; Min. Tony Muhammad leads ‘United Hood Nations: 10,000 fearless’ for town hall at Holman United Methodist Church Sept. 15 at 7 p.m. Written by LAWT Staff Report 
Marvin Pegues, Jr. wrongly convicted; Victor Gouche admits he lied about Pegues, Jr. shooting him Written by Charlene Muhammad
AG and Senate candidate Kamala Harris meets with California Black Publishers and Media Written by Danny J. Bakewell Jr
Soldier who killed 5 Dallas officers showed PTSD symptoms Written by GARANCE BURKE
‘A Trusted Comrade,’ Black Press legend George Curry dies at 69 Written by Stacy M. Brown
Operation saves eight children, two adults from sex trafficking Written by City News Service
Shot first, vindicated later: L.A. Sheriffs admit too little too late deputies killed an innocent Written by Charlene Muhammad
Witnesses: Shots fired in Ferguson after car hits protester Written by JIM SALTER
‘Grim Sleeper’ killer sentenced to death Written by Terri Vermeulen Keith
Trump is ‘unfit,’ Obama says, challenging GOP to end support Written by JULIE PACE
Obama commutes 214 inmates, five from L.A. County Written by City News Service
Chicago Police union to officers: Don't request overtime Written by Associated Press
Black Lives Matter Los Angeles brings together Black families of those killed by the police in historic first Written by LAWT News Service
Cedric ‘The Entertainer’ hosts Black Hollywood to stand up for justice; Cedric ‘The Entertainer’, Omar Epps, Marlon Wayans, Tasha Smith and Megan Good lead Black Hollywood movement to stand united in support of ending the senseless violence Written by Danny J. Bakewell, Jr.
Gunman’s manifesto describes actions as ‘necessary evil’ Written by MICHAEL KUNZELMAN
Protests continue in Los Angeles amidst Police Commission’s latest decision Written by City News Service
Donald Trump Snubs NAACP Convention, Clinton to Speak on July 18 Written by Lauren Victoria Burke
No end to Afghan war: Obama slows US withdrawal Written by JOSH LEDERMAN
Feds open civil rights investigation in Louisiana shooting Written by Mike Kunzelman and Melinda Deslatte
Family still seeks answers in inmate death after 80 days Written by Kimberlee Buck
Famed L.A. photographer Bill Jones dead at 83 Written by Staff and Wire Report
BLM criticizes arrest of senior citizen at Police Commission meeting Written by City News Service
CBC members join Rep. John Lewis and House Democrats to stage sit-in demanding a vote on gun violence legislation Written by LAWT News Service
Californians for Energy Independence and the Los Angeles Urban League encourage high school students to pursue jobs in the energy industry Written by LAWT News Service
A night of terror at club Pulse: One young woman’s story Written by TAMARA LUSH
‘Grim Sleeper’ recommended for Death Penalty Written by Kimberlee Buck

News

NNPA Honors Champions of the Black Press

NNPA Honors Champions of the Black Press

September 22, 2016  By Sarafina Wright NNPA Newswire Contributor  Black publishers representing over 200 newspapers gathered to honor some of the...

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Community

United Hood Nation holds town hall to end gun violence

United Hood Nation holds town hall to end gun violence

September 22, 2016  By Charlene Muhammad  Contributing Writer  United Hood Nation, a coalition of clergy, gang members, gang interventionists, activists,...

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Sports News

More NFL Players, Teams Protest With Kaepernick

More NFL Players, Teams Protest With Kaepernick

September 15, 2016  By Amanda Scurlock  Sports Writer  It was the first game of the NFL season, a rematch between defending NFL champions the Denver...

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Arts & Culture

Emmys Insult Legacy of Famed Attorney Johnnie L. Cochran, Jr.

Emmys Insult Legacy of Famed Attorney Johnnie L. Cochran, Jr.

September 22, 2016  By Danny J. Bakewell, Jr.  Executive Editor  Community and Civil Rights leaders were offended by disrespectful comments made...

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