Black Actor Detained at Glendale Mall Says He Was Wrongfully Profiled

June 14, 2018 

City News Service 

 

A Black actor who says he was taken into custody at gunpoint at the Glendale Galleria by authorities searching for burglary suspects following a high-speed pursuit... Read more...

L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti and LAPD’s New Police Chief, Michel Moore Tour South L.A.

June 14, 2018 

By Kimberlee Buck 

Contributing Writer 

 

Last week, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti chose Los Angeles Police Department Assistant Chief Michel Moore as the department’s new... Read more...

Judge Mablean Uplifts Dads Through 16th Annual Honoring Unsung Fathers Awards

June 14, 2018  

By Cora Jackson-Fossett 

Contributing Writer  

 

Family patriarchs will take center stage at the 16th  Annual Honoring Unsung Fathers (H.U.F) Awards and Scholarship Brunch... Read more...

Black Representation Matters: How a Rigged System Eliminated the Only Black Seat on the Los Angeles Community College Board

June 14, 2018 

By Melina Abdullah 

 

On Friday, June 8th, the Los Angeles Community College District (LACCD) Board of Trustees chose to pay lip service to "diversity and inclusion" while eliminating... Read more...

Legislation Aimed at Speedy Completion of Clippers Arena

June 14, 2018 

By Jennifer Bihm 

Contributing Writer 

 

Assemblywoman Sydney Kam­lager Dove (D- Los Angeles) along with Inglewood city officials and private business owners held a press conference... Read more...

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Waters Statement on Donald Trump’s Embrace of our Enemies & Hostility Toward our Allies Written by LAWT News Service
Initiative To Split California Qualifies For Ballot Written by Steven Herbert
Black Lives Matter Activists Criticize Selection of Moore as LAPD Chief Written by CRAIG CLOUGH
Official Statement On the Passing of Louis Farrakhan, Jr., Eldest Son of Min. Farrakhan Written by Special to the L.A. Watts Times
L.A. Council Seeking Disclosure From Contractors on Trump’s Border Wall Written by LAWT News Service
Democrats lead way in California; The Los Angeles County Primary Election Results Written by LAWT News Service
Jury Awards 4 Cents to Family of Black Man Killed By Deputy Written by Jason Dearen
CA Assembly Assigns Funds for DOJ Team to Investigate Police Shootings Written by Manny Otiko
San Francisco police not charged in black man’s 2015 killing Written by Associated Press
On Brown v. Board of Education Anniversary, Harris Opposes Nominee Who Refused to Acknowledge Whether Ruling was Correct Written by LAWT News Service
A Royal Wedding with A Royal Message; Episcopal Church Bishop brought church to the Royal Wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle. Written by Brian W. Carter
Duchess Meghan Markle, Re-Introduces Black Excellence During the Royal Wedding Written by LAWT News Service
Dem Stacey Abrams makes history after winning primary in Georgia gubernatorial race Written by Associated Press
Coroner Releases Name Of Second Fatal Shooting In Car Wash Shooting Written by City News Service
Christmas Killing: Gang Member's First-Degree Murder Conviction Reversed Written by City News Service
Trump Talks Impeachment, Criticizes Maxine Waters in Michigan Speech Written by Lauren Victoria Burke
State of Black America 2018 Written by Charlene Muhammad
Settlement reached in L.A. ­shooting of homeless black man Written by Associated Press
Study: California gun deaths declined between 2000 and 2015 Written by PAUL ELIAS
2 black men ‘humiliated’ when gym staffers called police Written by Associated Press
Black woman golfer: It was like we had targets on our backs Written by LAWT News Service
Black men arrested at Starbucks settle with the company Written by Errin Haines Whack
Lynching memorial and museum in Montgomery open to public Written by BETH J. HARPAZ
LAHSA Commission Holds First Meeting of Ad Hoc Committee on Black People Experiencing Homelessness Written by LAWT News Service
Starbucks to train workers on ‘unconscious bias,’ CEO says Written by Kristen de Groot and Joseph Pisani
For HBCU marching bands, it’s all ‘about the showmanship’ Written by Jonathan Landrum, Jr.
NNPA NEWSWIRE SPECIAL REPORT; Inside the Courtroom for the Bill Cosby Sexual Assault Trial; Former Model Janice Dickinson Testifies at Cosby Trial Written by Stacy M. Brown
Kamlager Elected to Replace Ridley-Thomas in 54th District Written by Jennifer Bihm
Sharpton Says Police Shootings Are A National Problem Written by Manny Otiko
ACLU Sues OCDA, Sheriff Over Informant Program Written by PAUL ANDERSON

News

Waters Statement on Donald Trump’s Embrace of our Enemies & Hostility Toward our Allies

Waters Statement on Donald Trump’s Embrace of our Enemies & Hostility Toward our Allies

June 14, 2018   LAWT News Service    Congresswoman Maxine Waters (CA-43), Ranking Member of the House Financial Services Committee, released the...

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Community

NBPA, LA84 Announce $150K in Grants to Refurbish Local Basketball Courts

NBPA, LA84 Announce $150K in Grants to Refurbish Local Basketball Courts

June 14, 2018  City News Service    The National Basketball Players Association Foundation and the LA84 Foundation announced today that they are...

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Sports News

Trump considers pardon for Ali, wants athletes’ advice

Trump considers pardon for Ali, wants athletes’ advice

June 14, 2018  By Jill Colvin  Associated Press    Reveling in his pardon powers, President Donald Trump said Friday he's thinking ``very seriously''...

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Arts & Culture

Director Adam Sobel shows modern-day slavery in Qatar in ‘The Workers Cup’ with a soccer ball

Director Adam Sobel shows modern-day slavery in Qatar in ‘The Workers Cup’ with a soccer ball

June 14, 2018  By Lapacazo Sandoval  Contributing Writer    Director Adam Sobel is passionate and in his documentary, “The Workers Cup,” he...

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