Panthers hire Peterson, NHL’s first Black assistant GM

November 19, 2020

By Stephen Whyno

Associated Press

 

The Florida Panthers on Tuesday hired Brett Peterson as an assistant general manager, making him the first Black executive to hold that position... Read more...

Garcetti Nominates Trial Lawyer, Civil Litigator to L.A. Police Commission

November 19, 2020

City News Service

 

Mayor Eric Garcetti nominated William Briggs, a trial lawyer and civil litigator, to the Los Angeles Police Commission.

Briggs’ nomination is subject to... Read more...

Dulan’s Soul Food Recognized as Best Small Business by U.S. Chamber of Commerce

November 19, 2020

By Betti Halsell

Contributing Writer

 

Dulan’s Soul Food kitchen runs like a well-oiled machine. From sunrise to sunset, there is an ongoing preparation assembly line generated... Read more...

Local Photographer, Haleigh Nickerson Sues Diesel and Terry Richardson For Stealing Her Work

November 19, 2020

By Danny J. Bakewell, Jr.

Executive Editor

 

Haleigh Nickerson, a woman of color, photographer and digital artist based in Los Angeles, last week filed a lawsuit against Diesel... Read more...

One of Nielsen's Top Black Executives Sues the Global Data and Measurement Corporation Charging Discrimination; Cheryl Grace, the face of the company’s Annual Black Consumer Report, Says Nielsen’s Public Message “You Matter” Falls Short inside the Company

November 19, 2020

LAWT News Service

 

For the past decade, Nielsen Holdings has produced a series of annual reports, Nielsen’s Diverse Intelligence Series, highlighting a comprehensive collection of... Read more...

News

Mayor Aja Brown Launches ‘Compton Pledge’ Guaranteed Income Initiative; Residents to Receive Recurring, Direct Cash Payments

Mayor Aja Brown Launches ‘Compton Pledge’ Guaranteed Income Initiative; Residents to Receive Recurring, Direct Cash Payments

November 19, 2020 LAWT News Service   Compton Mayor Aja Brown announced The Compton Pledge, a landmark guaranteed income initiative that will distribute...

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Community

Former Boxer/Welterweight Contender, Andy ‘The Hawk’ Price seeking help in solving the shooting death of his son

Former Boxer/Welterweight Contender, Andy ‘The Hawk’ Price seeking help in solving the shooting death of his son

November 19, 2020 LAWT News Service   Former Boxer/Welterweight Contender, Andy "The Hawk" Price is seeking help from the public with information in...

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Sports News

NFL develops 7-point mobility plan for diversity hiring

NFL develops 7-point mobility plan for diversity hiring

November 19, 2020 By Barry Wilner Associated Press   When the Rooney Rule was adopted by the NFL in 2003, Troy Vincent was in his 12th of 15 seasons...

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Arts & Culture

Bobby Brown Jr., Son of Bobby Brown, Dies in Encino

Bobby Brown Jr., Son of Bobby Brown, Dies in Encino

November 19, 2020 City News Service   Bobby Brown Jr., the 28-year-old son of singer Bobby Brown, died today in Encino, police said. The Los Angeles...

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