Four on the floor for Simone Biles; Bolt coasts in 200 heat

August 18, 2016 

By JOSH HOFFNER 

Associated Press 

Simone Biles closed her Rio Games with more gymnastics gold. Usain Bolt breezed through another sprint as he makes a run at one final Olympic title... Read more...

Ridley-Thomas, Supervisors continue homelessness fight with new revenue plan

August 18, 2016 

City News Service 

The Board of Supervisors voted on Tuesday to inventory county buildings and vehicles that could be used for advertising, with an eye toward collecting ad revenues to combat... Read more...

Donors, Sponsors Generously Support African-American History Museum

August 18, 2016 

By Stacy M. Brown 

NNPA News Wire Contributor 

 

Sponsorships and donations have been pouring into the new Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and... Read more...

Teenage entertainer Tim Johnson Jr. talks life after 2014 StarQuest singing competition; Tim Johnson Jr. says God opened doors for him after winning 2014 StarQuest kids competition

August 18, 2016 

By Kimberlee Buck 

Contributing Writer 

From stage plays to the big screen, 16 year-old Tim Johnson Jr. has been making a name for himself by capturing the attention of big names and... Read more...

Shot first, vindicated later: L.A. Sheriffs admit too little too late deputies killed an innocent

August 18, 2016 

By Charlene Muhammad 

Contributing Writer

The family of a mentally disabled Black man unjustly accused of carjacking and fatally shot by L.A. County Sheriff Deputies in Compton held... Read more...

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Protest outside Phoenix-area school after racial slur photo Written by Associated Press
New flare-ups over the racial demographics of abortion Written by DAVID CRARY
Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza Wal-Mart permanently closed Written by Amen Oyiboke
Obama summons Americans to compromise and change Written by Erica Werner
LAPD chief says decision on fatal shooting was ‘right thing’ Written by AMANDA LEE MYERS
Settlement deal reached in Baltimore sex-for-repairs case Written by JULIET LINDERMAN
‘It gets me mad’ — Obama acts alone on gun control Written by JOSH LEDERMAN
Chicago officer pleads not guilty to murder charges Written by Associated Press
Chicago police shooting of grandmother, teen draws criticism Written by Michael Tarm
Group alleges LAPD using ‘Secret’ tactics, files suit Written by City News Service
No charges for Bland jailers, but arrest to face scrutiny Written by Associated Press
Torlakson wants to prevent loss of millions after mass school closure Written by City News Service
Mistrial in 1st officer’s trial in Freddie Gray case Written by By Juliet Linderman and David Dishneau
Board of Supervisors said they are ‘Reaffirming Los Angeles County’s Commitment to Hospitality’ Written by LAWT News Service
Black Business Women Rock Expo Brings Hundreds of Female Entrepreneurs to Pasadena Written by Brittany Jackson
DA Jackie Lacey refuses to prosecute CHP! WHY? Written by LAWT Staff Report
Attorneys: Men charged in Minneapolis attack not racist Written by Jeff Baenen
Jury selection begins for officer charged in Gray’s death Written by Juliet Linderman
Los Angeles business leader to become next Foundation President Written by Amanda Scurlock
Occidental College students protest to end racial inequality on campus Written by Amen Oyiboke
Police Commission President aims to partner with South L.A. Community; Matt Johnson faces tough issues as he seeks to improve LAPD image Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett
Hundreds celebrate as Nation’s African American Museum nears completion Written by Savannah Harris
Missouri Football team members protest to end Racism on campus Written by Amanda Scurlock
Veteran’s Day for a Black Soldier Written by By Amen Oyiboke and Brian Carter, Staff Writers
Arrest in LA serial shooting case that killed 2, wounded 6 Written by AMANDA LEE MYERS
2016 Tournament of Roses Princesses Bryce Bakewell and Regina Pullens; Friends share a love for their city, their community and the adventure of a lifetime Written by Dr. Valerie Wardlaw
Tournament of Roses selects 2016 Queen Written by Dr. Valerie Wardlaw
L.A. Clergy demand apology from Black Lives Matter Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett
Missing Florida girl 'is dead or something,' brother says Written by By FREIDA FRISARO and KELLI KENNEDY
A glimpse of heaven at Justice or Else Washington, DC gathering Written by Charlene Muhammad

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Operation saves eight children, two adults from sex trafficking

Operation saves eight children, two adults from sex trafficking

August 18, 2016  City News Service  A multi-agency operation against human trafficking in Los Angeles County resulted in 286 arrests, including 153...

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Community

Become the next StarQuest Singing Sensation! Quick & Easy steps to entering the competition

Become the next StarQuest Singing Sensation! Quick & Easy steps to entering the competition

August 18, 2016   There’s THREE ways to enter the StarQuest Singing Competition this year!   Option 1: Enter Via Taste of Soul mobile app   (DEADLINE...

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Sports News

L.A. in the Running for 2024 Olympics

L.A. in the Running for 2024 Olympics

August 11, 2016  City News Service  Mayor Eric Garcetti touted Los Angeles this week as the safest bet for organizers of the 2024 Olympic Games to...

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Arts & Culture

Comedian Katt Williams charged with misdemeanor battery

Comedian Katt Williams charged with misdemeanor battery

August 18, 2016  City News Service   Stand-up comedian Micah “Katt” Williams was scheduled to be arraigned this week on a misdemeanor battery...

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