Man arrested in ex-NFL player’s death; sheriff defends probe

December 08, 2016 

By REBECCA SANTANA and BILL FULLER 

The Louisiana man who fatally shot ex-NFL player Joe McKnight during a road rage dispute was jailed on a manslaughter charge as a sheriff angrily defended... Read more...

December deadline to have health coverage locked in for Jan. 1 is around the corner; Covered California agents say the time is now to get coverage for 2017

December 08, 2016 

LAWT News Service 

The political environment may be changing, but the health coverage realities for many people have not.

 

That is the message Covered California... Read more...

Educating Young Minds; Educational non-profit continues to excel students to excellence through presidential administrations, core values and parental help.

December 08, 2016 

By Niele Anderson 

Contributing Writer 

Supplemental Education Ser­vices was a huge component of the No Child Left Behind Act of 2002  under the Bush Administration, in 2015 President... Read more...

Iconic comedian Michael Colyar brings his funny to radio

December 08, 2016 

By Kimberlee Buck 

Contributing Writer 

Legendary comedian, actor, author, and motivational speaker Michael Colyar has been in the game for a number of years. Just when fans thought... Read more...

Victory for Standing Rock Sioux

December 08, 2016 

By Charlene Muhammad 

Contributor Writer 

Some 10,000 water protectors in camps at Standing Rock, North Dakota and supporters worldwide claimed a victory after Pres. Barack Obama... Read more...

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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
Kids killed in shooting had been taken from home by state Written by JUAN A. LOZANO
2 US Congresswomen support #BringBackourGirls campaigners Written by Michelle Faul
Family of man shot dead by police on Skid Row files lawsuit Written by AMANDA LEE MYERS
Desmond Tutu returns for treatment in South African hospital Written by Christopher Torchia
Community activists launch Let Me Live #MyLifeMatters peace rally Written by Brittany K. Jackson
Homeless advocates interrupt luxury housing groundbreaking downtown Written by Elizabeth Hsing-Huei Chou
Friends and family call alleged Bland suicide ‘incomprehensible’ Written by Amen Oyiboke
President says no mechanism in place to revoke Cosby’s Medal of Freedom Written by City News Service
Iran nuclear deal: Fine ‘new chapter’ or ‘historic mistake’? Written by Associated Press
Garcetti, Beck Vow to Alleviate Rise in Crime Written by City News Service

News

White House ‘Roundtable on Diversity, Youth, and the Outdoors’ to Include Compton Mayor Aja Brown

White House ‘Roundtable on Diversity, Youth, and the Outdoors’ to Include Compton Mayor Aja Brown

December 08, 2016  LAWT News Service  Compton and Alaska Native youth leaders will join Compton Mayor Aja Brown and the First Lady of Washington State,...

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Community

Supervisor Ridley-Thomas assumes Board chairmanship

Supervisor Ridley-Thomas assumes Board chairmanship

December 08, 2016  LAWT News Service  Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thom­as on Tuesday December 6 became the chairman of the Board of Supervisors, expressing...

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Sports News

Serra Honors Legacy of Late Basketball Coach Dwan Hurt

Serra Honors Legacy of Late Basketball Coach Dwan Hurt

December 01, 2016  By Amanda Scurlock  Sports Writer  Serra High School basketball coach and dean of students Dwan Hurt passed away on Friday November...

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Arts & Culture

Chaney Shares Keys to Releasing Power of God in Your Life; His new book, “Your Miraculous Potential,” explains how to hear and understand God’s voice

Chaney Shares Keys to Releasing Power of God in Your Life; His new book, “Your Miraculous Potential,” explains how to hear and understand God’s voice

December 08, 2016  By Cora Jackson-Fossett  Contributing Writer If your walk with Christ needs a boost or direction, the new book by the Rev. Wayne...

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