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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Report: Child Poverty in U.S. Escalating Written by Margaret Summers
LAPD officers violated policy in manhunt shooting Written by LAWT News Service
Civil Rights groups say ‘Herbalife’ is a Multi-Level Marketing Scheme; Coalition urges California and federal Attorneys General to take action Written by Thandisizwe Chimurenga
Murder suspect sought Written by LAWT News Service
International court weighs Kenya president’s case Written by TOBY STERLING
Upward mobility not based on merit Written by Jazelle Hunt
Judge to decide if Black press will be treated fairly by tobacco firms Written by George E. Curry
Morris Turner, Wee Pals comic strip creator, dies Written by LAWT News Service
Moving the race conversation forward Written by Jazelle Hunt
Obama Hopes to Sidestep Congress to have ‘a Year of Action’ Written by George E. Curry
Listen and act, environmental justice activists say to major federal agencies Written by Saeed Shabazz
‘Disrespected’ Obama appointed the most Black judges Written by Freddie Allen
Desegregation aid could end for Arkansas schools Written by CHUCK BARTELS
Sheriff’s lawsuits cost $43 million Written by LAWT News Service
Pete Scott named Nat’l Fireman of the Year in 2013; “Because of the prayers of my parents, I am what I am” Written by Gigi Tinsley
Consumer alert: Tips for Californians to prevent tax-related identity theft Written by LAWT News Service
Proposed tobacco settlement excludes Black media Written by George E. Curry
The rise and fall of the KKK Written by Michael McGee
Push for sentencing changes underway in Congress Written by HENRY C. JACKSON
Museum at Vt. University to have Civil War exhibit Written by LAWT News Service
Preserving Nelson Mandela’s legacy Written by George E. Curry
Parents of Trayvon Martin in discussions for book deal Written by Dorothy Rowley
Man charged with murdering girlfriend Written by LAWT News Service
U.S. winning the ‘War on Poverty’ Written by Jazelle Hunt
As Mandela is lauded, contradictions surface Written by Brian E. Muhammad
Ethnic violence spreads in South Sudan Written by Charlton Doki and Jason Straziuso
Caribbean Immigrants: The Rush to Become American Citizens Surpassed the 100,000 mark last year and increasing Written by Tony Best
South Africans still celebrating ‘Tata’ Mandela Written by George E. Curry
Winnie denies Mandela family feud Written by RAY FAURE
French-African Teen Wins Beauty Pageant, Igniting National Uproar Written by LAWT News Service

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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