Against all odds: The King brothers

October 16, 2014

 

By Kenneth D. Miller

Assistant Managing Editor

 

It’s been almost 50 years since Charles and Tony King became the first and only Black siblings to play on the same... Read more...

Yellow fever mosquitos arrive in L.A. County

October 16, 2014

 

City News Service

   

Yellow fever mosquitoes, a tropical and subtropical insect capable of spreading disease, were found in Commerce and Pico Rivera recently, the first... Read more...

‘Annie’ star Wallis hopes to become a veterinarian

October 16, 2014

 

By Alicia Rancilio

Associated Press

 

  

Quvenzhane Wallis says she took singing lessons to prepare for the lead role in a new version of “Annie,” opening... Read more...

StarQuest finalists and hosts to rock the stage for the 9th Annual Taste of Soul; From up-and-comers to entertainment vets Darrin Dewitt Henson and YoYo, the StarQuest Stage will be a blast

October 16, 2014

 

Shonassee Shaver

Contributing Writer

 

The 9th Annual Taste of Soul 2014 Family Festival arrives this upcoming Saturday October 18 from 10 am to 7pm on Crenshaw Blvd.... Read more...

Crenshaw welcomes back Taste of Soul; The family festival is here and ready to prove once again that it is the #1 festival in Los Angeles

October 16, 2014

 

By Brian W. Carter

LAWT Contributing Writer

 

There is no doubt that Taste of Soul will be bigger and better than ever. This year especially shows... Read more...

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Body of missing teacher found in Bayou; Former Long Beach Student Terrilynn Monette, discovered in New Orleans Written by Jennifer Bihm
Head of Black Mayors group urges accountability Written by George E. Curry
Rice named to National Security Advisor post Written by LAWT News Service
About 140 arrested in NC during NAACP protest Written by Chris Kardish
Review: Firing of ex-LAPD officer Dorner justified Written by TAMI ABDOLLAH
Activists push to limit solitary confinement for incarcerated youth Written by Charlene Muhammad
‘Dishwasher turned hero’: Charles Ramsey statue to be unveiled Written by LAWT News Service
‘Food Stamps’ cuts will hurt poor Black families Written by Freddie Allen
Wife: I'm sorry for trusting Pa. abortion doctor Written by MARYCLAIRE DALE
Black Mayors rally to reclaim their organization Written by George E. Curry
SAfrica: Mandela daughter talks about her father Written by CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA
Chicago man charged in slaying of 6-month-old girl Written by LAWT News Service
Eleven Year Old Killed Written by LAWT News Service
Retired Postman Wins Lottery For The Fourth Time Written by LAWT News Service
Deputy pleads not guilty to assault Written by LAWT News Service
The new consoles from Microsoft, Nintendo and Sony Written by BARBARA ORTUTAY
South Africa: Winnie Mandela forced auction flops Written by LAWT News Service
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Adding Shakur to most wanted list baffles activists Written by Freddie Allen
NY judge tosses indictment of officer in shooting Written by TOM HAYS
OJ bid for new trial starting in Las Vegas court Written by KEN RITTER
Blacks are still majority of the wrongfully convicted Written by Freddie Allen
Jurors: Pa. abortion doc got greedy, lost his way Written by MARYCLAIRE DALE
Man accused of Las Vegas shooting and crash arraigned Written by MICHELLE RINDELS
Holder: Potential civil rights violations at IRS Written by STEPHEN OHLEMACHER
South Africa withdraws award to Ex-Prez Written by Bert Wilkinson

News

Record number of black candidates seeking office

Record number of black candidates seeking office

October 16, 2014   By Jesse J. Holland Associated Press     More than 100 black candidates will be on the ballot in statewide and congressional...

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Community

VIDEO: Here's a taste of the Taste of Soul this Saturday

Grab your TAP card and your appetite and head over to the Taste of Soul festival this Saturday. You’ll be joining more than...

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Sports News

No Place Like Home; DeMar DeRozan returns to Compton

No Place Like Home; DeMar DeRozan returns to Compton

October 09, 2014   LAWT Wire Services    Fresh off his Gold Medal win with the United States Basketball Team at the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup...

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Arts & Culture

Film Review: ‘Dear White People’

Film Review: ‘Dear White People’

October 16, 2014   By Dwight Brown NNPA Film Critic       “Dear White people: The minimum requirement of Black friends needed to not seem...

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