Collision XVII Coaches Named; Redondo Union’s Enrique, Beverly Hills Turner to Lead Southern Teams El Camino Real’s Wyatt and Narbonne’s Sanders Pilots City Squads

March 26, 2015

 

City News Service 

Redondo Union’s Marcelo Enriquez who won his 400th game coaching the Lady Seahawks this season and his 5th CIF-Southern Section championship and Jarvis Turner who... Read more...

‘My Sister’s Keeper’ Launched at Howard University & Spelman College; Black Women’s Health Imperative’ Program Focuses on Women Health Issues

March 26, 2015

 

By Maria Adebola 

Special to the NNPA from the Afro-American Newspaper 

 

Black Women’s Health Imperative, a Washington, D.C.-based nonprofit has launched the first... Read more...

I Had a Heart Attack

March 26, 2015

 

By George E. Curry 

NNPA Columnist 

Nothing was more startling than when a cardiologist looked me directly in the eyes and said matter-of-factly: “It looks like you had a... Read more...

Fox sues record label in dispute over ‘Empire’ title

March 26, 2015

 

Associated Press 

 

Fox has asked a federal judge to issue an order allowing the network to continue to use “Empire” as the title of its newest hit show after a record... Read more...

LAPD struggling to combat crime increase

March 26, 2015

 

City News Service 

 

 

Los Angeles police are struggling to combat an increase in crime across the city this year, including a sharp spike in the number of people... Read more...

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Obama's ATF nominee gets Senate hearing; Obama's ATF choice gets Senate hearing 5 months after nomination, 6 months after Newtown Written by Alicia a. Caldwell
A Fathers Reflection; One on One with Tracy Martin, father of slain Florida teen Trayvon Martin Written by Charlene Muhammad
Ethiopia: Nothing will stop Nile dam project; Ethiopia's leader: No one will stop Nile dam project despite Egypt's opposition Written by Kirubel Tadesse
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
3 charged in LA-area bank robbery Written by LAWT News Service
2 men arrested in killing over iPad in Las Vegas Written by Martin Griffith
Obama pledges urgent aid to Oklahoma town Written by LAWT News Service
Former IRS chief: Can't say how targeting happened Written by STEPHEN OHLEMACHER and ALAN FRAM
California ranks #1 for dog bites; AVMA Offers Tips and Resources during National Dog Bite Prevention Week, May 19-25 Written by LAWT News Service
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

News

Oklahoma student who led racist chant to meet Black leaders

Oklahoma student who led racist chant to meet Black leaders

March 26, 2015   By SEAN MURPHY  Associated Press    A former University of Oklahoma student who led a racist chant apologized personally to the...

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Community

Grant proposals approved for city projects

Grant proposals approved for city projects

March 26, 2015   City News Service      All but one of eight grant proposals to fund money-saving ideas submitted by city employees were approved...

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Sports News

Redemption Time for Lawndale and Chimezie Metu

Redemption Time for Lawndale and Chimezie Metu

March 19, 2015   By Kenneth D. Miller  Assistant Managing Editor    For the past two weeks Lawndale High School basketball has been the talk of...

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Arts & Culture

Ferrell, Hart defend ‘Get Hard’ after a jolt of criticism

Ferrell, Hart defend ‘Get Hard’ after a jolt of criticism

March 26, 2015   By JAKE COYLE and MICHAEL CIDONI LENNOX  Associated Press    In the annals of film festival flops — from unexpected boos to...

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