Collision XVII Coaches Named; Redondo Union’s Enrique, Beverly Hills Turner to Lead Southern Teams El Camino Real’s Wyatt and Narbonne’s Sanders Pilots City Squads

March 26, 2015

 

City News Service 

Redondo Union’s Marcelo Enriquez who won his 400th game coaching the Lady Seahawks this season and his 5th CIF-Southern Section championship and Jarvis Turner who... Read more...

‘My Sister’s Keeper’ Launched at Howard University & Spelman College; Black Women’s Health Imperative’ Program Focuses on Women Health Issues

March 26, 2015

 

By Maria Adebola 

Special to the NNPA from the Afro-American Newspaper 

 

Black Women’s Health Imperative, a Washington, D.C.-based nonprofit has launched the first... Read more...

I Had a Heart Attack

March 26, 2015

 

By George E. Curry 

NNPA Columnist 

Nothing was more startling than when a cardiologist looked me directly in the eyes and said matter-of-factly: “It looks like you had a... Read more...

Fox sues record label in dispute over ‘Empire’ title

March 26, 2015

 

Associated Press 

 

Fox has asked a federal judge to issue an order allowing the network to continue to use “Empire” as the title of its newest hit show after a record... Read more...

LAPD struggling to combat crime increase

March 26, 2015

 

City News Service 

 

 

Los Angeles police are struggling to combat an increase in crime across the city this year, including a sharp spike in the number of people... Read more...

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Late Mississippi Civil Rights hero Clyde Kennard honored in D.C. Written by Avis Thomas-Lester
Jesse Jackson celebrates 72nd birthday Written by Princess Manasseh
Marissa Alexander hopes for bond after being imprisoned over two years Written by D. Kevin McNeir
Last of ‘Scottsboro Boys’ pardoned Written by Herb Boyd
Civil Rights icon Jesse L. Jackson Sr. celebrates birthday at Rainbow PUSH Coalition gala Written by Kenneth D. Miller
Blacks continue fight to secure voting rights Written by Freddie Allen
First MLK’s kids, now the heirs of Malcolm X are headed to court Written by LAWT News Service
Obama pays tribute to John F. Kennedy legacy Written by DARLENE SUPERVILLE
Haiti’s prime minister tours Silicon Valley Written by MARTHA MENDOZA
Kerry: Muslim Brotherhood 'stole' Egypt revolution Written by LAWT News Service
Obama honors Clinton, Oprah with freedom medal; A look at Presidential Medal of Freedom recipients Written by LAWT News Service
Stop-and-Frisk More Court Action Ahead Written by Cyril Josh Barker
CBC, Others slam GOP over Watt snub; Congressman vows not to withdraw Written by Stacy M. Brown
Fight Continues to Tear Down Memorial to Jim Jones, New Book Honors the Children Written by Dr. Barbara Reynolds
Mandela’s granddaughter bares her past in book Written by CARLEY PETESCH
GOP blocks key Obama court nominee in Senate vote Written by ALAN FRAM
Immigration Reform Stuck in Limbo Written by Barrington M. Salmon
Study: 8.8 billion Earth-size, just-right planets Written by SETH BORENSTEIN
A Soldier's Story: Our Vets share their experience in the military Written by Edward Rice, III and Princess Manasseh
Holder looks for answers on overcrowded prisons Written by KATHY MATHESON and PETE YOST
Egypt court upholds Muslim Brotherhood ban Written by SARAH EL DEEB
Congressman Jesse L. Jackson, Jr. reports to Butner Federal Correctional Facility in North Carolina Written by LAWT News Service
Blacks still represent the majority of Orleans Parish residents Written by Christopher Tidmore
NAACP: New exams block graduation Written by Christian Morrow
Black NY bus driver saves woman from jumping off bridge Written by LAWT News Service
Radio One’s Sheila Stewart killed in Atlanta car accident Written by Avis Thomas-Lester
Judge delays ruling on a dismissal of charges against teen shot by police Written by Ashley N. Johnson
Call me Senator Cory Booker; Booker wins Senate seat Written by Glenn Townes
Black farmers finally collect in $1.2 billion in discrimination case Written by Freddie Allen
NAACP Board of Directors holds final board meeting of the year Written by LAWT News Service

News

Oklahoma student who led racist chant to meet Black leaders

Oklahoma student who led racist chant to meet Black leaders

March 26, 2015   By SEAN MURPHY  Associated Press    A former University of Oklahoma student who led a racist chant apologized personally to the...

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Community

Grant proposals approved for city projects

Grant proposals approved for city projects

March 26, 2015   City News Service      All but one of eight grant proposals to fund money-saving ideas submitted by city employees were approved...

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Sports News

Redemption Time for Lawndale and Chimezie Metu

Redemption Time for Lawndale and Chimezie Metu

March 19, 2015   By Kenneth D. Miller  Assistant Managing Editor    For the past two weeks Lawndale High School basketball has been the talk of...

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Arts & Culture

Ferrell, Hart defend ‘Get Hard’ after a jolt of criticism

Ferrell, Hart defend ‘Get Hard’ after a jolt of criticism

March 26, 2015   By JAKE COYLE and MICHAEL CIDONI LENNOX  Associated Press    In the annals of film festival flops — from unexpected boos to...

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