Ballmer Group Donates $240K to Shared Harvest; myCovidMD in the Fight for Our Lives for L.A.’s Marginalized Communities

October 01, 2020

LAWT News Service

 

myCovidMD, the empathy-driven community and tech-based testing and telehealth platform launched by Shared Harvest in March 2020, has received a generous $240K donation... Read more...

Governor Signs Bill Requiring Diversity on Corporate Boards

October 01, 2020

By City News Service

 

Gov. Gavin Newsom today signed legislation, co-authored by several Southland lawmakers, that requires diversity on corporate boards in California.

AB 979,... Read more...

Governor Signs Bill to Ban Police Chokeholds/Carotid Restraints; AB 1196 authored by Assemblymember Mike A. Gipson Ceases Use of Dangerous Tactics

October 01, 2020

LAWT News Service

 

Governor Gavin Newsom signed AB 1196 (Gipson) today, a bill that makes it illegal for law enforcement statewide to use chokehold and carotid restraints to forcibly... Read more...

Man Charged with Ambush Shooting of Two Sheriff's Deputies in Compton

October 01, 2020

By City News Service

 

An ex-con arrested earlier this month in connection with a carjacking was charged today with trying to kill two Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies, who were... Read more...

California Gov. Newsom Signs Reparations Bill Into Law

October 01, 2020

By Antonio Ray Harvey

California Black Media

 

California Gov. Gavin Newsom has signed the state’s historic reparations bill into law.  

Assembly Bill (AB) 3121 moves... Read more...

News

AARP Polls Reveal Top Concerns for Voters 50 and Older

AARP Polls Reveal Top Concerns for Voters 50 and Older

September 24, 2020 By Stacy M. Brown NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent   More than half of voters 50-years and older in crucial battleground...

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Community

Compton Leaders Add to Reward for Capture of Gunman Who Shot Deputies

September 24, 2020 By City News Service   Compton's City Council is adding $10,000 to a reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction...

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Sports News

Gale Sayers, Bears Hall of Fame running back, dies at 77

Gale Sayers, Bears Hall of Fame running back, dies at 77

October 01, 2020 By Andrew Seligman and Jim Litke Associated Press   Gale Sayers, the dazzling and elusive running back who entered the Pro Football...

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Arts & Culture

HOROSCOPES October 01- 08, 2020

October 01, 2020 Aries MAR 21 - APR 19 You might be feeling especially emotional and as though you’ve been putting your personal needs on the backburner...

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