Lakers route Clippers 115-100, in regular season finale

April 19, 2018 

Jarred Davis 

Contributing Writer 

 

For the first time since 2005, the Lakers and Clippers took the floor in April knowing it would be their last time doing so of the season,... Read more...

The Big3 League Hosts Basketball Combine Ahead of Second Season

April 19, 2018 

By Lauren A. Jones 

Contributing Writer 

 

Julius “Dr. J” Erving walked around the Santa Monica College gym with a 60-man tryout roster in handwriting notes next to the... Read more...

Search for Schools Superintendent Still Underway

April 19, 2018 

City News Service 

 

The Los Angeles Unified School District remained without a new superintendent today, despite more than 10 hours of meetings by the Los Angeles Board of Education.

 

The... Read more...

CHARGE UP CRENSHAW: LADWP Launches New Rebate Program for Used Electric Vehicles; Unveils 22 New Publicly-Accessible EV Chargers at its Crenshaw Customer Service Center

April 19, 2018 

By Brandon I. Brooks 

Managing Editor 

 

The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) is on a mission to electrify L.A.’s transportation system. On April 1, the... Read more...

NNPA NEWSWIRE SPECIAL REPORT; Inside the Courtroom for the Bill Cosby Sexual Assault Trial; Former Model Janice Dickinson Testifies at Cosby Trial

April 19, 2018 

By Stacy M. Brown 

NNPA Newswire 

 

Sex, drugs, and a former supermodel took center stage during Day 4 of the retrial of comedian Bill Cosby.

 

The comedian... Read more...

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The battle to educate our children; As the race moves forward the L.A. Watts Times takes a look at the candidates who are running to improve the quality of education for our children today, tomorrow and into the future Written by Thandisizwe Chimurenga
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Gun violence aimed at Black males triggers concern Written by Freddie Allen
High court allows disputed home search Written by MARK SHERMAN
John Punch: First documented American slave, Obama ancestor Written by Jennifer Bihm
California ‘lifers’ leaving prison at record pace Written by PAUL ELIAS
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LAHSA Commission Holds First Meeting of Ad Hoc Committee on Black People Experiencing Homelessness

LAHSA Commission Holds First Meeting of Ad Hoc Committee on Black People Experiencing Homelessness

April 19, 2018  LAWT News Service    According to the 2017 Greater Los Angeles Homeless Count, 40 percent of people experiencing homelessness across...

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Community

Empower yourself Economically by becoming an Airbnb host in South L.A.

Empower yourself Economically by becoming an Airbnb host in South L.A.

April 19, 2018  By Kimberlee Buck  Contributing Writer    Are you a South Los Angeles resident looking to earn extra income? Find out what it takes...

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Sports News

Robert Griffin III, Ravens, reach agreement on 1-year deal

Robert Griffin III, Ravens, reach agreement on 1-year deal

April 05, 2018  Associated Press    Robert Griffin III is poised to resume his NFL career about 35 miles away from where he started it.   The...

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Arts & Culture

Beyoncé gives $100,000 to 4 historically black schools

Beyoncé gives $100,000 to 4 historically black schools

April 19, 2018  By MESFIN FEKADU  AP Music Writer    Beyoncé paid tribute to historically black colleges during her groundbreaking Coachella performance,...

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