It’s Westchester & Fairfax in City Boys Final; Etiwanda to take on Thompson Boys and Bishop

March 05, 2015

 

By Kenneth D. Miller 

Assistant Managing Editor 

 

The key championships  are all set in the CIF Los Angeles City Section and CIF Southern Section as titans Westchester... Read more...

Michelle Obama promotes awareness of mental health care

March 05, 2015

 

By STACY A. ANDERSON 

Associated Press 

 

Mental health care is not just a policy and budget issue for America, but also a cultural issue, Michelle Obama said on Wednesday.

 

The... Read more...

America’s record of Black lynchings worse than previously thought

March 05, 2015

 

By Zenitha Prince 

Special to the NNPA from the Afro-American Newspaper 

Almost 4,000 Blacks—about 700 more than previously reported—were lynched in 12... Read more...

Stevie Wonder: How he became a ladies’ man

March 05, 2015

 

By Stacy M. Brown

 

Special to the NNPA from The Washington Informer 

 

Stevie Wonder practices what he preaches. One of our greatest love-song writers, composer... Read more...

Homeless shooting victim was to be deported, said federal authorities

March 05, 2015

 

City News Service 

 

The man fatally shot by Los Angeles police on Skid Row was a Cameroon national and convicted robber who was supposed to be deported, but... Read more...

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Government shutdown harder on Black workers Written by George E. Curry
Obama hopeful, but unyielding in talks with Iran Written by LAWT News Service
Governor signs Calif. quake warning system bill Written by LAWT News Service
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Kenyan president declares victory in mall siege Written by LAWT News Service
Red cape drawing bids during Jackson Jr. auction Written by MICHAEL TARM
Affordable Care Act enrollment starts Oct. 1 Written by Cierra Duncan
Jamaica Urged to Legalize Marijuana Written by LAWT News Service
Blacks Receive Life Sentences at High Rates Written by Freddie Allen
Obama lacks Black support on Syria Written by Charles Ellison
Gunman Navy Yard rampage had mental problems Written by ERIC TUCKER, BRETT ZONGKER, LOLITA C. BALDOR
Congress looks at Justice’s marijuana decision; After Justice Department decision on recreational marijuana, questions about what happens now Written by Pete Yost
Unbelievable: Dunkin Donuts uses black face to advertise charcoal doughnut Written by LAWT News Service
President Obama Seeks America’s Trust on Syria; Congressional Members Waters, Bass and Hahn Weigh In Written by Kenneth Miller
For rape victim, Second attack at Howard University brings nightmare back Written by Bria Freeman
Jealous Resigns as NAACP President Written by Brian W. Carter
Once again Dr. Cornel West blasts Obama & Sharpton; Accuses them of having “sanitized” the King Vision at the MOW Written by Blair Adams
Egypt judges recommend dissolving the Brotherhood Written by SARAH EL DEEB
South Africa welcomes Mandela’s return home Written by CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA
Nigeria ruling party splinters as some urge change Written by ARLEY PETESCH
Descendants of slaves hold out against coal mining Written by RAMIT PLUSHNICK-MASTI
Islam – A religion of peace? Written by Eric E. Vickers
Campbell’s quips: Mmm… Mmm… Good! Written by Kam Williams
50th Anniversary March on Washington, A nation pays tribute Written by Xavier Higgs
Keep on Walking, Keep on Talking,’ MLK III Urges Marchers ; Crowd Covers National Mall for 50th Anniversary of 1963 March Written by Gregory Dale
Powell questions Zimmerman verdict; suggests case will be forgotten Written by Kevin Liptak
Those who were there, March on Washington, 50th Anniversary Written by Xavier Higgs
Obama: Because they marched, America changed Written by Kevin Liptak
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News

Voter turnout low in city primary

Voter turnout low in city primary

March 05, 2015  City News Service    The preliminary turnout for Tuesday’s Los Angeles primary election — which included a pair of ballot measures...

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Community

County establishes hiring guidelines

County establishes hiring guidelines

March 05, 2015   City News Service    The Board of Supervisors voted this week to establish countywide hiring guidelines and controls to ensure...

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Sports News

Michael Lynch honored as a coach, mentor, father figure & friend at price

Michael Lynch honored as a coach, mentor, father figure & friend at price

February 26, 2015 By Jevone Moore  LAWT Contributor  Head Coach Michael Lynch has hit 500 won with The Price Knights basketball program recently.   Lynch,...

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Arts & Culture

Meshelle ‘The Indie-Mom of Comedy’is No Joke

Meshelle ‘The Indie-Mom of Comedy’is No Joke

March 05, 2015   by Jannette J. Witmyer  Special to the NNPA from the Afro-American Newspaper       Anyone trying to keep up with Meshelle...

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