Barack, Michelle, and the Sports World

January 19, 2017 

By Amanda Scurlock 

Sports Writer 

Championship Jerseys

 

President Obama has invited several champions to the White House. Annual NBA champs, Team... Read more...

Obama’s Top Entertainment Moments

January 19, 2017  

1. Kicking It With Queen Bey

 

What better way to kick off your second term as president than in the presence of royalty? In 2008, Obama had the “Queen of Soul”, Read more...

The Best of President Barack Obama; As we forge ahead, we look back at some of the highlights of the United States of America’s first African American president

January 19, 2017 

LAWT Report 

Obama wins in 2008 

On November 4, 2008 Senator Barack Obama was elected president of the United States. On January 20, 2009 Senator Barack Obama was... Read more...

Dr. Martin Luther King’s Legacy

January 12, 2017 

By Xavier Higgs

For many, Martin Luther King, Jr., Day is a just another a national holiday or maybe a day of public service. For some who personally knew Dr. King, it changed their life forever... Read more...

Civil Rights Leaders challenge rigged confirmations

January 12, 2017 

By Charlene Muhammad 

Contributing Writer

Civil rights leaders condemned the rushed Jan. 10 hearing of Senator Jeff Sessions, President-Elect Donald Trump’s pick for U.S. Attorney... Read more...

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Top 10 Michelle Obama Speeches & Moments Written by Niele Anderson
Dylann Roof sentenced to death for killing 9 church members Written by Meg Kinnard and Jeffrey Collins
The CBC celebrates history with 49 members in the 115th Congress Written by Freddie Allen
No charges for Wayne Spindler Written by CRAIG CLOUGH 
Notable Deaths Written by LAWT News Service
Michelle Obama tells Oprah that 2016 Election ‘Was Painful’ Written by Associated Press
William Scott Named New San Francisco Police Chief; Big loss for the city of Los Angeles Written by Brandon Brooks,and Jennifer Bihm
An Incarcerated Woman’s Journey to ‘A New Way of Life’ Written by Kimberlee Buck
Rev. Jackson Discusses Voter Suppression, Trump Victory and Moving Forward Written by Brandon I Brooks
White House ‘Roundtable on Diversity, Youth, and the Outdoors’ to Include Compton Mayor Aja Brown Written by LAWT News Service
Victory for Standing Rock Sioux Written by Charlene Muhammad
Pipeline protesters vow to stay camped on federal land Written by JAMES MacPHERSON
U.S. Senators demand study on Federal Advertising in Black-owned Media Written by Stacy M. Brown
Obama: I’ll push back on Trump if needed to defend U.S. ideals Written by JOSH LEDERMAN and DARLENE SUPERVILLE
A community of journalists and politicians deliver an emotional goodbye to Gwen Ifill Written by Lauren Victoria Burke
Tuskegee Airmen receive Congressional Gold Medal Written by CAROLYN THOMPSON
PBS journalist Gwen Ifill dies of cancer Written by Associated Press
Trump Elected United States President in ‘Shocking Upset’ Written by Staff and Wire Report
Battle over CD44, winner on horizon; Senator Isadore Hall, III and Nanette Barragán go head-to-head for Congressional District 44 Seat Written by Sentinel Staff Report
Nearly 90 percent of Black voters favor Clinton over Trump in new HU/NNPA National Black Voter Poll Written by LAWT News Service
Hall continues building broad-based support for Cd44 despite ongoing racially-charged attacks Written by LAWT News Service
‘Harriet’ breaks through Leimert Park ; Community leaders stress the importance and significance of the project to Leimert Park and its surrounding communities. Written by Brandon I. Brooks Managing Editor and Jennifer Bihm Assistant Editor
Black Women’s Roundtable Launches National Vote Effort Written by Lauren Victoria Burke
Modest gain seen for Obama’s last health care sign-up season Written by RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR
U.S. Senate debate draws distinctions Written by Xavier Higgs
DNC partners with the NNPA to reach Black voters Written by LAWT News Service
Officer who violated ‘use of force’ policy won’t be charged Written by EMERY P. DALESIO
Family of Pasadena man who died in police custody plans federal lawsuit Written by City News Service
At Last: President Obama ­dedicates new Black History Museum on the National Mall Written by D. Kevin McNeir
Say her name, Wakiesha Wilson; Attorney Carl Douglas, along with the mother and aunt of Wakiesha Wilson, hold press conference for $35 million lawsuit against LAPD. Written by Shannen Hill

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Top 10 Michelle Obama Speeches & Moments

Top 10 Michelle Obama Speeches & Moments

January 19, 2017  By Niele Anderson  Contributing Writer    Creative, innovative, a scholar of Harvard and Princeton all the while still the home...

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Community

First Daughters Forever—We Remember Our FDFs; Malia and Sasha Obama have set the tone for what the nation expects from children who grown up in the White House

First Daughters Forever—We Remember Our FDFs; Malia and Sasha Obama have set the tone for what the nation expects from children who grown up in the White House

January 19, 2017  By Brian W. Carter  Contributing Writer  We have watched them grow up in front of our eyes over the past eight years. They have...

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Sports News

L.A. Rockstars Laud 10-Year Anniversary with Baseball Festival

L.A. Rockstars Laud 10-Year Anniversary with Baseball Festival

January 12, 2017  By Amanda Scurlock  Sports Writer  The Inglewood baseball fund brought together professional and youth baseball players at the...

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Arts & Culture

HOROSCOPES January 19-26, 2017

January 19, 2017 Aries  With Mars in Pisces and a quieter sector of your chart, it could be difficult to feel as motivated as usual. Tie this in with...

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