Barack, Michelle, and the Sports World

January 19, 2017 

By Amanda Scurlock 

Sports Writer 

Championship Jerseys

 

President Obama has invited several champions to the White House. Annual NBA champs, Team... Read more...

Obama’s Top Entertainment Moments

January 19, 2017  

1. Kicking It With Queen Bey

 

What better way to kick off your second term as president than in the presence of royalty? In 2008, Obama had the “Queen of Soul”, Read more...

The Best of President Barack Obama; As we forge ahead, we look back at some of the highlights of the United States of America’s first African American president

January 19, 2017 

LAWT Report 

Obama wins in 2008 

On November 4, 2008 Senator Barack Obama was elected president of the United States. On January 20, 2009 Senator Barack Obama was... Read more...

Dr. Martin Luther King’s Legacy

January 12, 2017 

By Xavier Higgs

For many, Martin Luther King, Jr., Day is a just another a national holiday or maybe a day of public service. For some who personally knew Dr. King, it changed their life forever... Read more...

Civil Rights Leaders challenge rigged confirmations

January 12, 2017 

By Charlene Muhammad 

Contributing Writer

Civil rights leaders condemned the rushed Jan. 10 hearing of Senator Jeff Sessions, President-Elect Donald Trump’s pick for U.S. Attorney... Read more...

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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
Ethiopia appeals for food aid following poor crop yields Written by ELIAS MESERET
Attorney General, tech leaders in L.A. launch cyber exploitation online resource Written by FRED SHUSTER
Pinnock Taken for Psychiatric Evaluation and Treatment Written by City News Service
2016 Tournament of Roses Royal Court Selected Written by LAWT News Service
Betty Yee is proud to support Katrina Manning in Hawthorne; CA State Controller excited about Katrina’s dedicated leadership Written by LAWT News Service
Jackson accuser can’t file late claim against estate, said Judge Written by City News Service
Republican Ben Carson claims benefits from Muslim criticism Written by STEVE PEOPLES
Obama recognizes women, pushes for criminal reform Written by LaTrina Antoine
Study: Blacks not likely to support Black Republican candidates Written by Zenitha Prince
Man charged with death of second student in Virginia Written by Associated Press
A mother speaks on the murder of her son; “I’m trying not to be bitter and not allow myself to wallow in grief or misery.” Written by Thandisizwe Chimurenga
Helen Burns Jackson, mother of civil rights leader Jesse Jackson, dies at 92 in South Carolina Written by Associated Press
Amelia Boynton Robinson noted as fearless, tireless leader Written by PHILLIP LUCAS
Will there be justice for Sandra Bland? Unfair system exposed when DPS shows lack of urgency Written by Jerry Ford II
Fired reporter kills former co-workers on live TV Written by Steve Helber, Pam Ramsey and Jonathan Drew
Farrakhan stresses importance of Black press for Million Man March anniversary Written by D. Kevin McNeir
Obama to visit New Orleans for 10th anniversary of hurricane Written by DARLENE SUPERVILLE
Julian Bond Praised for Unselfish Devotion to Human Rights Written by Freddie Allen
Chad leader: Boko Haram has new leader ready to negotiate Written by Michelle Faul

News

Top 10 Michelle Obama Speeches & Moments

Top 10 Michelle Obama Speeches & Moments

January 19, 2017  By Niele Anderson  Contributing Writer    Creative, innovative, a scholar of Harvard and Princeton all the while still the home...

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Community

First Daughters Forever—We Remember Our FDFs; Malia and Sasha Obama have set the tone for what the nation expects from children who grown up in the White House

First Daughters Forever—We Remember Our FDFs; Malia and Sasha Obama have set the tone for what the nation expects from children who grown up in the White House

January 19, 2017  By Brian W. Carter  Contributing Writer  We have watched them grow up in front of our eyes over the past eight years. They have...

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Sports News

L.A. Rockstars Laud 10-Year Anniversary with Baseball Festival

L.A. Rockstars Laud 10-Year Anniversary with Baseball Festival

January 12, 2017  By Amanda Scurlock  Sports Writer  The Inglewood baseball fund brought together professional and youth baseball players at the...

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Arts & Culture

HOROSCOPES January 19-26, 2017

January 19, 2017 Aries  With Mars in Pisces and a quieter sector of your chart, it could be difficult to feel as motivated as usual. Tie this in with...

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