Dwayne Johnson Receives Hollywood Walk of Fame Star

 December 14, 2017

City News Service

 

A star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame honoring football- player-turned-professional wrestler-turn­ed-actor Dwayne Johnson was unveiled Wednesday, one week before... Read more...

USC rallies late but falls short against Oklahoma, dropping their third-straight loss

December 14, 2017

By Jarred Davis

Contributing Writer

 

The nation’s second best offensive team took the floor in the Basketball Hall of Fame Classic Friday night, as the Oklahoma Sooners came... Read more...

Los Angeles Community College District Renames Building at L.A. Trade-Technical College in Honor of L.A. Mayor Tom Bradley; Newly designated “Tom Bradley Center for Student Life” honors the life and legacy of the former mayor

December 14, 2017

LAWT News Service

 

The Los Angeles Community College District (LACCD) honored the late five- term mayor of Los Angeles Tom Bradley with the renaming of a building on the campus of... Read more...

Los Angeles City Council Revokes Liquor License for the Liquor Bank

December 14, 2017

LAWT News Service

 

On Tuesday, the Los Angeles City Council voted unanimously to revoke the conditional use permit to sell alcohol for the property at 3600 West Stocker Street, also... Read more...

Black Faith Leaders Encourage Their Flocks to Sign Up for Obamacare

December 07, 2017

By Freddie Allen

NNPA Newswire

 

Faith leaders in the Black community are encouraging members of their congregations to sign-up for healthcare coverage during the Affordable... Read more...

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Hall introduces legislation to create wage equality law Written by LAWT News Service
California’s attorney general: No interest in Supreme Court Written by Associated Press
City Council approves $1.87 billion homeless plan Written by Elizabeth Hsing-Huei Chou
Manhunt underway for baby killers Written by City News Service
Panel: LAPD justified in death of homeless black man Written by AMANDA LEE MYERS
Oldest death row inmate in Georgia, age 72, is executed Written by KATE BRUMBACK
Jury selection begins in Grim Sleeper case Written by Elizabeth Marcellino
Protest outside Phoenix-area school after racial slur photo Written by Associated Press
New flare-ups over the racial demographics of abortion Written by DAVID CRARY
Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza Wal-Mart permanently closed Written by Amen Oyiboke
Obama summons Americans to compromise and change Written by Erica Werner
LAPD chief says decision on fatal shooting was ‘right thing’ Written by AMANDA LEE MYERS
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
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CBC Members Call Trump Presence at Museum Opening an Insult; John Lewis and Bennie Thompson Spar with President Trump Over Mississippi Civil Rights Museum Dedication

CBC Members Call Trump Presence at Museum Opening an Insult; John Lewis and Bennie Thompson Spar with President Trump Over Mississippi Civil Rights Museum Dedication

December 14, 2017 By Lauren Victoria Burke NNPA Newswire   When two members of the Congressional Black Caucus, longtime Mississippi Congressman Bennie...

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Community

Compton Youth Pastor in Fatal Hit & Run

Compton Youth Pastor in Fatal Hit & Run

December 14, 2017 By Cora Jackson-Fossett Contributing Writer   A hit-and-run accident took the life of the Rev. Arturo Da’Naire Frazier, a youth...

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Jackie Robinson Statue Unveiled at Rose Bowl Stadium

Jackie Robinson Statue Unveiled at Rose Bowl Stadium

December 07, 2017 By Lauren A. Jones Contributing Writer   With blue skies and the San Gabriel mountains as the backdrop, the Jackie Robinson statue...

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Arts & Culture

African American Film Critics Association Names ‘Get Out’ the Top Film of 2017; Daniel Kaluuya, Frances McDormand, Laurence Fishburne and Tiffany Haddish Earn Acting Wins from the Nation’s Premiere Black Critics Group

African American Film Critics Association Names ‘Get Out’ the Top Film of 2017; Daniel Kaluuya, Frances McDormand, Laurence Fishburne and Tiffany Haddish  Earn Acting Wins from the Nation’s Premiere Black Critics Group

December 14, 2017 LAWT News Service   Jordan Peele’s seismic thriller “Get Out” captured the most wins from the members of the African American...

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