Dwayne Johnson Receives Hollywood Walk of Fame Star

 December 14, 2017

City News Service

 

A star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame honoring football- player-turned-professional wrestler-turn­ed-actor Dwayne Johnson was unveiled Wednesday, one week before... Read more...

USC rallies late but falls short against Oklahoma, dropping their third-straight loss

December 14, 2017

By Jarred Davis

Contributing Writer

 

The nation’s second best offensive team took the floor in the Basketball Hall of Fame Classic Friday night, as the Oklahoma Sooners came... Read more...

Los Angeles Community College District Renames Building at L.A. Trade-Technical College in Honor of L.A. Mayor Tom Bradley; Newly designated “Tom Bradley Center for Student Life” honors the life and legacy of the former mayor

December 14, 2017

LAWT News Service

 

The Los Angeles Community College District (LACCD) honored the late five- term mayor of Los Angeles Tom Bradley with the renaming of a building on the campus of... Read more...

Los Angeles City Council Revokes Liquor License for the Liquor Bank

December 14, 2017

LAWT News Service

 

On Tuesday, the Los Angeles City Council voted unanimously to revoke the conditional use permit to sell alcohol for the property at 3600 West Stocker Street, also... Read more...

Black Faith Leaders Encourage Their Flocks to Sign Up for Obamacare

December 07, 2017

By Freddie Allen

NNPA Newswire

 

Faith leaders in the Black community are encouraging members of their congregations to sign-up for healthcare coverage during the Affordable... Read more...

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CBC Members Call Trump Presence at Museum Opening an Insult; John Lewis and Bennie Thompson Spar with President Trump Over Mississippi Civil Rights Museum Dedication Written by Lauren Victoria Burke
Conyers resigns from Congress amid harassment allegations, endorses son to succeed him Written by Corey Williams and Richard Lardner
Los Angeles City Council Passes Final Cannabis Laws with Unanimous Vote; Reasonable regulations protect residents and provide framework for emerging market, laws go into effect immediately following Mayor’s signature Written by LAWT News Service
CBC Meets with FBI Director Over ‘Black Identity Extremists’ Report; CBC Members Met with FBI Director Christopher Wray about the FBI’s Controversial “Black Identity Extremists” Report. This Is What They Learned. Written by Stacy M. Brown
POLL: Antonio Villaraigosa could be California’s next Governor; Gavin Newsom’s lead evaporating Written by Jennifer Bihm
Lawyer: Conyers has no plan to resign amid harassment claims Written by Corey Williams and Mike Householder
Law Student is the Latest to Experience Discrimination at American Airlines, Says Attorney Crump Written by Jennifer Bihm
Supreme Court axes suit over Mississippi Confederate emblem Written by Emily Wagster Pettus
Chipotle Employee was Told, ‘Black Girls Always Have an Attitude’ Suit Alleges Written by BILL HETHERMAN
Our Princess Finds Her Prince; Actor Meghan Markle to wed Prince Harry Written by Kimberlee Buck
Criminal Justice Wall of Fame Inducts Six New Members; The Los Angeles County District Attorney’s office recently held a ceremony to honor professional criminal justice leaders. Written by Niele Anderson
Zimbabwe Leader Ends 37 Year Career and Steps Down Written by Global Information Network
Lawyer: Ex-student charged in body fluids case isn’t racist Written by Associated Press
Los Angeles City Council President Herb Wesson Endorses Antonio Villaraigosa for Governor;Wesson is Fourth Former Assembly Speaker to do so. Written by LAWT News Service
Mayor Eric Garcetti Announces Breelyn Pete as Chief of State and Federal Affairs Written by Staff Report
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Sessions unfamiliar with FBI ‘black extremists’ report Written by SADIE GURMAN
Dylan Roof Sentenced to Death after Senseless Church Shooting in Charleston Written by Kimberlee Buck
UberAir Proposes Flying Cars in Los Angeles by 2020 Written by City News Service
Report: Population Explosion Expected for L.A. County City News Service More that a million people are expected to move to Los Angeles County over the next 20 years, raising concerns that the area's housing crisis could worsen, according a report release Written by City News Service
Harris-Dawson Introduces Social Equity Ordinance Written by LAWT News Service
Trump’s Latest Executive Order Threatens to Topple Obamacare; Rep. Barbara Lee Calls Trump’s Obamacare Executive Order “Spiteful. Destructive. Cruel.” Written by Freddie Allen
TOS Gospel Stage Draws Thousands with Powerful Praise and Worship Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett
Taste Of Soul Nation Does it Again! Written by Jennifer Bihm
Looking Back to 1992 Civil Unrest Written by Darralynn Hutson
City Council Aims to Prohibit Dangerous Protest Materials Written by City News Service
The NNPA Calls on Congress to Take More Aggressive Stance against ‘Fake Ads’ Targeting African-Americans Written by LAWT News Service
NAACP Calls Out FBI's Latest Report on "Black Extremists" as Déjà Vu Written by LAWT News Service
In Partnership with Habitat for Humanity: A New Homeowner’s Journey Written by Darralynn Hutson
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CBC Members Call Trump Presence at Museum Opening an Insult; John Lewis and Bennie Thompson Spar with President Trump Over Mississippi Civil Rights Museum Dedication

CBC Members Call Trump Presence at Museum Opening an Insult; John Lewis and Bennie Thompson Spar with President Trump Over Mississippi Civil Rights Museum Dedication

December 14, 2017 By Lauren Victoria Burke NNPA Newswire   When two members of the Congressional Black Caucus, longtime Mississippi Congressman Bennie...

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Community

Compton Youth Pastor in Fatal Hit & Run

Compton Youth Pastor in Fatal Hit & Run

December 14, 2017 By Cora Jackson-Fossett Contributing Writer   A hit-and-run accident took the life of the Rev. Arturo Da’Naire Frazier, a youth...

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Sports News

Jackie Robinson Statue Unveiled at Rose Bowl Stadium

Jackie Robinson Statue Unveiled at Rose Bowl Stadium

December 07, 2017 By Lauren A. Jones Contributing Writer   With blue skies and the San Gabriel mountains as the backdrop, the Jackie Robinson statue...

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Arts & Culture

African American Film Critics Association Names ‘Get Out’ the Top Film of 2017; Daniel Kaluuya, Frances McDormand, Laurence Fishburne and Tiffany Haddish Earn Acting Wins from the Nation’s Premiere Black Critics Group

African American Film Critics Association Names ‘Get Out’ the Top Film of 2017; Daniel Kaluuya, Frances McDormand, Laurence Fishburne and Tiffany Haddish  Earn Acting Wins from the Nation’s Premiere Black Critics Group

December 14, 2017 LAWT News Service   Jordan Peele’s seismic thriller “Get Out” captured the most wins from the members of the African American...

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