NATIONAL SPORTS BEAT 06-22-2017

June 22, 2017  

BY BRAD PYE JR. 

SPORTS EDITOR EMERITUS 

 

Notes, quotes and things picked up on the run from coast-to-coast and all the stops in between and beyond. Read more...

NNPA Hosts National Black Parents Town Hall

June 22, 2017 

By Freddie Allen 

NNPA Newswire Managing Editor

 

In an on-going effort to increase awareness about the “Every Student Succeeds Act” (ESSA) in the Black community, the National... Read more...

Judge in Quincy Jones/ Michael Jackson Case not Familiar with Jackson’s Work

June 22, 2017 

City News Service 

 

A judge said Wednesday that videos to be played during the upcoming trial of producer Quincy Jones' multimillion-dollar breach-of- contract lawsuit against one of... Read more...

Milwaukee mayor urges peaceful protest after ex-cop cleared

June 22, 2017 

By Ivan Moreno 

Associated Press 

 

A Milwaukee jury on Wednesday acquitted a former police officer in the on-duty shooting of a black man last year that ignited riots on the... Read more...

Ice Cube Receives Hollywood Walk of Fame Star

June 15, 2017 

City News Service 

 

Rapper-turned-actor and movie producer Ice Cube Monday became the latest celebrity to be added to the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

 

Speaking at the... Read more...

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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
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

News

New System May Speed Up LAX Security Lines

New System May Speed Up LAX Security Lines

June 22, 2017  City News Service    A company specializing in biometric identification through fingerprints or eye scans has opened kiosks at Los...

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Community

Federal Appeals Court Strikes Down LAPD’s 30-Day Vehicle Impounds

Federal Appeals Court Strikes Down LAPD’s 30-Day Vehicle Impounds

June 22, 2017  City News Service  A federal appeals court panel Wednesday unanimously struck down a city policy allowing the Los Angeles Police Department...

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Sports News

Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant look to build a Warriors dynasty

Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant look to build a Warriors dynasty

June 15, 2017  By JANIE McCAULEY  AP Sports Writer    Stephen Curry tucked a celebratory cigar into his right sock for safekeeping as he handled...

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Arts & Culture

Names of Jurors in Bill Cosby Sexual Assault Case Released

Names of Jurors in Bill Cosby Sexual Assault Case Released

June 22, 2017  Associated Press    The judge who presided over Bill Cosby’s sexual assault trial on Wednesday ordered the public re­lease of the...

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