Coach Burton “Burkie” Burns; Univ. of Alabama coach leads players to Heisman glory

May 05, 2016 

By Danny J. Bakewell, Jr. 

Executive Editor 

 

Burton “Burkie” Burns is in his 10th season with the Alabama Crimson Tide football program in 2016 as associate head coach... Read more...

Miseries for the Homeless Don’t End in the Spring and Summer

May 05, 2016 

By Kishana Flenory, 

Howard University News Service 

 

Every winter, more than 3.5 billion people are homeless in the U. S., according to the National Law Center on Homelessness... Read more...

Nearly 4,000 L.A. students unite in this year’s Sea Change for a ‘Litter-Free’ Kids Ocean Day; Some Students to Visit the Ocean for First Time on May 19

May 05, 2016 

LAWT News Service

 

KIDS OCEAN DAY is the culmination of a year-round school assembly program by the Malibu Foundation for Environmental Education to teach school kids... Read more...

Jennifer Williams refocused & shifting her brand

May 05, 2016 

By Amen Oyiboke 

Staff Writer 

 

“I learned so much from my mother,” said reality TV star Jennifer Williams. “She taught me about strength.”

 

Williams... Read more...

Jury convicts two men in Christmas Day shooting of Victor McClinton

May 05, 2016 

By Danny J. Bakewell, Jr. 

Executive Editor 

 

A jury deliberated for over two weeks before returning with a guilty verdict on two men charged with fatally shooting Brotherhood... Read more...











News

'Mystery man' defense in 'Grim Sleeper' case gets DA's scorn

'Mystery man' defense in 'Grim Sleeper' case gets DA's scorn

May 05, 2016  By BRIAN MELLEY  Associated Press   Closing arguments in the trial of the man charged in the "Grim Sleeper" serial killings lurched...

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Community

MTA celebrates new Crenshaw Line with ‘Halfway There’ event

MTA celebrates new Crenshaw Line with ‘Halfway There’ event

May 05, 2016  LAWT Staff Report    Officials of the Metro Transportation Authority Board, including supervisor and chair Mark Ridley-Thomas and vice...

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Sports News

AP source: Byron Scott won’t return to coach Lakers

AP source: Byron Scott won’t return to coach Lakers

April 28, 2016  Associated Press    Byron Scott will not return to coach the Los Angeles Lakers, a person with knowledge of the situation told The...

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Arts & Culture

Can musicians make Washington a jazz mecca again?

Can musicians make Washington a jazz mecca again?

May 05, 2016  By PERRY STEIN  The Washington Post   A walk down U Street reveals relics of the strip's jazz-rich history.   There's the mural...

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