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...

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Cause of death of child in swing undetermined after autopsy Written by KASEY JONES
Halloween shooter who killed five-year-old convicted of murder Written by Terri Vermeulen Keith
AG Kamala Harris is still a star among stars; U.S. Senate Candidate Shines at Convention Written by Kenneth D. Miller
Obama calls climate change an ‘indisputable’ security threat Written by LAWT News Service
Houston man convicted of killing 3 put to death Written by MICHAEL GRACZYK
Dymally sues Carson Mayor Written by City News Service
Chicago OKs $5.5M in reparations for police torture victims Written by DON BABWIN
Kamala Harris aide, two others arrested for impersonating police officers Written by City News Service
Lynch sworn in, Black leaders hope for change Written by Danielle Cralle
Obama criticizes black deaths by police, but also rioters Written by NEDRA PICKLER
Board of Supervisors approves funding to help trafficked children Written by LAWT News Service
HOROSCOPES April 23 -30, 2015 Written by LAWT News Service
City Council cracks down on landlords Written by City News Service
MWD implements rationing in response to drought Written by City News Service
District Attorney: 17-year-old won’t face charges in death Written by KEN RITTER
Ferguson election triples number of Blacks on City Council Written by JIM SALTER and JIM SUHR
Shooting Victim Files $20 Million Claim against LAPD Written by City News Service
Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science to host the 3rd Annual Legacy Leaders Spring Gala Written by LAWT News Service
Beverly Bond ; The “Black Girls Rock!” Interview Written by Kam Williams
Oklahoma student who led racist chant to meet Black leaders Written by SEAN MURPHY
LAPD struggling to combat crime increase Written by City News Service
Virginia gov. calls for investigation into student’s arrest Written by Associated Press
Jewelry Store Robbers Could be Charged for Fellow Thieves’ Murders Written by PAUL ANDERSON
Video of racist chant threatens Univ. of Oklahoma’s progress Written by SEAN MURPHY and JUSTIN JUOZAPAVICIUS
AG Harris announces new inmate program for L.A. County Written by City News Service
Voter turnout low in city primary Written by City News Service
Homeless shooting victim was to be deported, said federal authorities Written by City News Service
The History of Labor Unions; Recognizing African Americans involvement in labor equality and union diversity Written by Amen Oyiboke
Historic March for Justice Brings Together Community Leaders, Ezell Ford’s Family Written by Staff and Wire Report
Senator Isadore Hall to run for Congress; Rep. Janice Hahn leaves house in Supervisor bid Written by Kenneth D. Miller

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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