Rams make first signing since move

February 11, 2016 

City News Service 

 

 

The Rams this week announced their first signing since NFL owners gave them permission to return to Los Angeles — former North­western quarterback... Read more...

Here comes The Hamwich Shack! This fast food stop is offering a better burger and sandwich for the community to chomp on.

February 11, 2016 

By Brian W. Carter 

Staff Writer 

 

It’s no revelation that South L.A. is overloaded with fast food restaurants with few healthy alternatives. Although a wave of change... Read more...

17th Annual Black College Expo hits L.A. Convention Center

February 11, 2016 

By Shannen Hill 

Contributing Writer 

 

Thousands of students with folders of college information filled the Los Convention Center as the 17th Annual Black... Read more...

Celebrities discuss diversity at 47th Annual NAACP Image Awards

February 11, 2016 

By Amen Oyiboke 

Staff Writer 

 

The 47th annual NAACP Image Awards was a hit at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium. On Friday, February 5 Black Hollywood came out to support... Read more...

Manhunt underway for baby killers

February 11, 2016 

City News Service 

 

A search continued this week for two men involved in the shooting death of a year-old girl in Compton during a suspected gang attack.

 

Witnesses... Read more...

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Young, Black and afraid of ‘The System’; The Michael Dunn trial and 2-year anniversary of Trayvon Martin’s death lead young African-American men into the 21st century cynical of their justice system Written by Corey Arvin
Gun violence aimed at Black males triggers concern Written by Freddie Allen
High court allows disputed home search Written by MARK SHERMAN
John Punch: First documented American slave, Obama ancestor Written by Jennifer Bihm
California ‘lifers’ leaving prison at record pace Written by PAUL ELIAS
Marian Wright Edelman to be Inducted into South Carolina Hall of Fame Written by LAWT News Service
Black women still penalized for race and gender Written by Jazelle Hunt
Black Americans in the Revolutionary War: Part I – Taking Sides for Freedom Written by George J. Bryjak
Dunn to be retried on first-degree murder charge Written by LAWT News Service
Holder favors voting rights for ex-felons Written by Freddie Allen
FBI confirms activist was killed SD in 1973 Written by LAWT News Service
Ex-New Orleans mayor convicted of taking bribes Written by LAWT News Service
USC Halloween Shooter Convicted; Family says USC pressured prosecutors to satisfy university donors Written by LAWT News Service
Inaugural Black History Month Awards Luncheon Hosted by Al Sharpton; The National Action Network held it’s first annual Black History Awards Luncheon in Beverly Hills Written by Princess Manasseh
Report: Child Poverty in U.S. Escalating Written by Margaret Summers
LAPD officers violated policy in manhunt shooting Written by LAWT News Service
Civil Rights groups say ‘Herbalife’ is a Multi-Level Marketing Scheme; Coalition urges California and federal Attorneys General to take action Written by Thandisizwe Chimurenga
Murder suspect sought Written by LAWT News Service
International court weighs Kenya president’s case Written by TOBY STERLING
Upward mobility not based on merit Written by Jazelle Hunt
Judge to decide if Black press will be treated fairly by tobacco firms Written by George E. Curry
Morris Turner, Wee Pals comic strip creator, dies Written by LAWT News Service
Moving the race conversation forward Written by Jazelle Hunt
Obama Hopes to Sidestep Congress to have ‘a Year of Action’ Written by George E. Curry
Listen and act, environmental justice activists say to major federal agencies Written by Saeed Shabazz
‘Disrespected’ Obama appointed the most Black judges Written by Freddie Allen
Desegregation aid could end for Arkansas schools Written by CHUCK BARTELS
Sheriff’s lawsuits cost $43 million Written by LAWT News Service
Pete Scott named Nat’l Fireman of the Year in 2013; “Because of the prayers of my parents, I am what I am” Written by Gigi Tinsley
Consumer alert: Tips for Californians to prevent tax-related identity theft Written by LAWT News Service

News

City Council approves $1.87 billion homeless plan

City Council approves $1.87 billion homeless plan

February 11, 2016  By Elizabeth Hsing-Huei Chou  City News Service    The plan, which could cost $1.87 billion over the next decade, also details...

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Community

Watts Life Car Club to hold annual community picnic

Watts Life Car Club to hold annual community picnic

February 11, 2016  By Jennifer Bihm  Assistant Editor    “There are no color lines when it comes to low riding,” said longtime member and organizer...

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Sports News

‘Thursday Night Football’ to air on both CBS and NBC

‘Thursday Night Football’ to air on both CBS and NBC

February 04, 2016  By JOSH DUBOW  Associated Press    “Thursday Night Football” will air on both CBS and NBC next season.   The NFL has...

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Arts & Culture

Beyoncé’s Super Bowl show bringing both praise and criticism

Beyoncé’s Super Bowl show bringing both praise and criticism

February 11, 2016  By JESSE J. HOLLAND  Associated Press    A few days after the Super Bowl, people are still parsing over each frame from Beyoncé’s...

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