Forum Owners File for Damages against the ‘City of Champions’

July 27, 2017 

By Kimberlee Buck 

Contributing Writer 

 

The Inglewood Forum has been the home to the city of Inglewood’s most prominent and historical events, acting as a multi-purpose... Read more...

L.A. Council President Calls for Creation of Municipal Bank for Pot Businesses to Use

July 27, 2017 

By CRAIG CLOUGH 

City News Service 

 

Los Angeles City Council President Herb Wesson on July 25, outlined his legislative priorities, which include creating a municipal bank... Read more...

Taraji P. Henson to host Black Girls Rock honoring Issa Rae

July 27, 2017 

Associated Press 

 

Taraji P. Henson will host BET’s 2017 Black Girls Rock Awards honoring “Insecure” creator and star Issa Rae and others.

 

BET... Read more...

Activists Call for End of LAPD Cadet Program

July 27, 2017 

City News Service 

 

A group of activists called Tuesday for an end to the Los Angeles Police Department’s cadet program in the wake of the arrest of an officer who allegedly had sex... Read more...

JPMorgan Chase Expands Economic Opportunity for Young Men of Color through Fellowship Initiative

July 20, 2017 

Staff and Wire Report

 

JP Morgan Chase and Company recently announced that they would be extending their Fellowship Initiative to four cities including Los Angeles as part of the firm’s... Read more...

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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
NNPA Honors Champions of the Black Press Written by Sarafina Wright
Police try to quell anger after shooting triggers unrest Written by JEFFREY COLLINS
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

News

L.A. County Heads to Hacking Convention to Improve Voting Process

L.A. County Heads to Hacking Convention to Improve Voting Process

July 27, 2017  City News Service    As part of an effort to create a new voting system, Los Angeles County computer specialists are headed this week...

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Community

Brotherhood Crusade Receives LADWP Community Grant For $45,000

Brotherhood Crusade Receives LADWP Community Grant For $45,000

July 20, 2017  Sentinel News Service  Brotherhood Crusade has received a $45,000 Los Angeles Department of Water and Power Community Partnership Grant...

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Sports News

NATIONAL SPORTS BEAT

NATIONAL SPORTS BEAT

July 20, 2017  By Brad Pye Jr  Sports Writer Emeritus    Notes, quotes and things picked up on the run from coast-to-coast and all the stops in...

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Arts & Culture

Kendrick Lamar is leader of MTV VMAs with 8 nominations

Kendrick Lamar is leader of MTV VMAs with 8 nominations

July 27, 2017  By MESFIN FEKADU  AP Music Writer    Kendrick Lamar’s “Humble” is giving the rapper reason to brag: He is the leader of the...

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