National Sports Beat

February 16, 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.

 

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Ken Griffey Sr.: An Icon in Baseball and Health

February 16, 2017 

By Amanda Scurlock 

Sports Writer 

“August 31, 1990 is when I played my first game with my son. We played against Kansas City,” said baseball legend Ken Griffey, Sr. about the... Read more...

Dean Eugene M. Deloatch: the man who created an army of Black Engineers

February 16, 2017 

By Darlene Aderoju 

Howard University News Service 

Most people have never heard of Eugene M. DeLoatch, but all over the world, they have seen the fruits of his labor, across the... Read more...

Black music stars shine bright at the 59th Grammy Awards

February 16, 2017 

By Brandon I. Brooks 

Managing Editor

The 59th annual Grammy awards opened up with singing sensation The Weeknd, who performed, “Starboy,” and “I Feel It Coming,” featuring... Read more...

Sen. Kamala Harris talks Black History Month and Politics

February 16, 2017 

Brandon I. Brooks 

Managing Editor 

During Black History Month, the achievements of Black men and women are recognized and celebrated, as well as the sacrifices and turmoil faced... 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

Al Jarreau Dead at 76

Al Jarreau Dead at 76

February 16, 2017  City News Service  Singer Al Jarreau died Sunday in Los Angeles, just days after retiring from touring, his manager told Ebony Magazine....

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Community

Measure S is Bad for Our Community

Measure S is Bad for Our Community

February 16, 2017  By Danny J. Bakewell, Jr  Executive Editor  “Measure S is bad for our community,” said Council President Herb Wesson and councilmembers...

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Sports News

The History of The Harlem Globetrotters

The History of The Harlem Globetrotters

February 09, 2017  By Amanda Scurlock  Sports Writer  Many people know the Harlem Globetrotters for their entertaining tricks and their world record-breaking...

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Arts & Culture

Denzel Washington, Taraji P. Henson and Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson honored at 48th Annual NAACP Image Awards

Denzel Washington, Taraji P. Henson and Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson honored at 48th Annual NAACP Image Awards

February 16, 2017  By Brandon I. Brooks  Managing Editor  The 48th NAACP Image Awards took place Saturday February 11, in Pasadena, California at...

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