Michael Jordan gets emotional after winning business award

January 22, 2015

 

Associated Press 

 

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A humbled and emotional Michael Jordan fought back tears, feeling vindicated after years of criticism, after being named the... Read more...

L.A. County seeks entries for 2015 Green Leadership Awards; Board of Supervisors to recognize outstanding environmental projects during Earth Week

January 22, 2015 

LAWT News Service

 

The County of Los Angeles is now accepting applications for the 2015 “Green Leadership Awards” program, announced Interim Chief Executive Officer... Read more...

Feb. 1 is deadline to apply for $1.2 million Edison Scholars Program

January 22, 2015

 

City News Service

 

 

Edison International, the parent company of Southern California Edison (SCE), reminds high school seniors that there’s still... Read more...

TV networks make unequal progress toward on-screen diversity

January 22, 2015 

By DAVID BAUDER,

LYNN ELBER and

FRAZIER MOORE 

Associated Press 

 

Kenya Barris, creator of ABC’s “black-ish,” was motivated to write the comedy about... Read more...

US, Cuba spar over migration policy at historic Havana talks

January 22, 2015

By Bradley Klapper and

Michael Weissenstein

Associated Press 

 

The United... Read more...

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Nigeria navy retakes hijacked oil tanker off coast Written by Jon Gabrell
New Orleans’ post-Katrina gentrification is touchy Written by CAIN BURDEAU
Earthquake swarm puts California areas on edge Written by LAWT News Service
$21M awarded in torture suit against ex-Somali PM Written by MATTHEW BARAKAT
Robin Roberts to start medical leave next week Written by LAWT News Service
1 year later, MLK Memorial inscription unchanged Written by BRETT ZONGKER
Higher wage demands spread to other South African mines Written by MICHELLE FAUL and THOMAS PHAKANE
Katrina 7 years later Written by LAWT News Service
Condoleeza Rice, Darla Moore make history as golf club’s first females Written by BRADLEY KLAPPER
Xavier student endures police brutality Weekley shares that when he asked why he was pulled over, the official replied, “Because you were skateboarding on the wrong side of the street.” Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds and Ashley Nash
Family wants more answers about handcuffed death Written by JEANNIE NUSS
Unheard King audio found in attic Written by LUCAS L. JOHNSON II
Ark. police reconstruct handcuffed shooting Written by CHUCK BARTELS
UN decries death of 2 journalists in Somalia Written by ABDI GULED
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House files suit against Holder over gov’t records Written by LARRY MARGASAK
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White House: Obama opposes Boy Scouts’ ban on gays Written by DAVID CRARY
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News

Boko Haram leader claims massacre in Baga, threatens more

Boko Haram leader claims massacre in Baga, threatens more

January 22, 2015   By Haruna Umar and Michelle Faul  Associated Press    Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau has claimed responsibility for the...

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Community

Local PVJOBS participant chosen to sit with First Lady Michelle Obama during State of the Union address

Local PVJOBS participant chosen to sit with First Lady Michelle Obama during State of the Union address

January 22, 2015   LeDaya Epps, a PVJOBS participant working on the Cren­shaw/LAX Transportation Project, was seated in the box with First Lady Michelle...

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Sports News

History revisited in WBC title tilt; Promoter Don King has been the KING of the Heavy’s

History revisited in WBC title tilt; Promoter Don King has been the KING of the Heavy’s

January 15, 2015   By Kenneth D. Miller  Assistant Managing Editor  His spike hair is symbolic of how legendary boxing promoter Don King rose from...

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Arts & Culture

Movie Review: ‘The Wedding Ringer’

Movie Review: ‘The Wedding Ringer’

January 22, 2015   By Dwight Brown  NNPA Film Critic      In a now infamously leaked email, Screen Gems President Clint Culpepper called comedian...

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