Man arrested in ex-NFL player’s death; sheriff defends probe

December 08, 2016 

By REBECCA SANTANA and BILL FULLER 

The Louisiana man who fatally shot ex-NFL player Joe McKnight during a road rage dispute was jailed on a manslaughter charge as a sheriff angrily defended... Read more...

December deadline to have health coverage locked in for Jan. 1 is around the corner; Covered California agents say the time is now to get coverage for 2017

December 08, 2016 

LAWT News Service 

The political environment may be changing, but the health coverage realities for many people have not.

 

That is the message Covered California... Read more...

Educating Young Minds; Educational non-profit continues to excel students to excellence through presidential administrations, core values and parental help.

December 08, 2016 

By Niele Anderson 

Contributing Writer 

Supplemental Education Ser­vices was a huge component of the No Child Left Behind Act of 2002  under the Bush Administration, in 2015 President... Read more...

Iconic comedian Michael Colyar brings his funny to radio

December 08, 2016 

By Kimberlee Buck 

Contributing Writer 

Legendary comedian, actor, author, and motivational speaker Michael Colyar has been in the game for a number of years. Just when fans thought... Read more...

Victory for Standing Rock Sioux

December 08, 2016 

By Charlene Muhammad 

Contributor Writer 

Some 10,000 water protectors in camps at Standing Rock, North Dakota and supporters worldwide claimed a victory after Pres. Barack Obama... Read more...

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Oklahoma student who led racist chant to meet Black leaders Written by SEAN MURPHY
LAPD struggling to combat crime increase Written by City News Service
Virginia gov. calls for investigation into student’s arrest Written by Associated Press
Jewelry Store Robbers Could be Charged for Fellow Thieves’ Murders Written by PAUL ANDERSON
Video of racist chant threatens Univ. of Oklahoma’s progress Written by SEAN MURPHY and JUSTIN JUOZAPAVICIUS
AG Harris announces new inmate program for L.A. County Written by City News Service
Voter turnout low in city primary Written by City News Service
Homeless shooting victim was to be deported, said federal authorities Written by City News Service
The History of Labor Unions; Recognizing African Americans involvement in labor equality and union diversity Written by Amen Oyiboke
Historic March for Justice Brings Together Community Leaders, Ezell Ford’s Family Written by Staff and Wire Report
Senator Isadore Hall to run for Congress; Rep. Janice Hahn leaves house in Supervisor bid Written by Kenneth D. Miller
Council President Herb Wesson: Powerful leadership; As the leader of L.A.’s City Council Wesson has been revered by many, feared by some but always respected Written by Staff and Wire Report
Nitrogen gas death penalty bills clear Oklahoma panels Written by SEAN MURPHY
The dynamic history of Blacks $1 trillion buying power; Foundation of Our Economic Progress Rooted in Los Angeles Written by Kenneth D. Miller
Abdul Jabbar, other celebs honored at City Hall Written by LAWT News Service
Students chart plans to overcome mass incarceration, gender violence and police brutality at UC Irvine conference Written by Charlene Muhammad and Dezarae Muhammad
Vice President Joe Biden tells Los Angeles students and community leaders, 12 years is not enough education in 2015 Written by Maleena Lawrence
Boko Haram leader claims massacre in Baga, threatens more Written by Haruna Umar and Michelle Faul
US, Cuba spar over migration policy at historic Havana talks Written by Bradley Klapper and Michael Weissenstein
Need help filing out your tax return? Don’t call the IRS Written by Stephen Ohlemacher
Body camera policy discussed in South LA, Canoga Park Written by Elizabeth Hsing-Huei Chou
Jury begins hearing case against reputed gang member charged in 5-year-old boy’s killing Written by City News Service
Confrontation, Arrests over Ezell Ford shooting Written by Thandisizwe Chimurenga
Suspect in recent LAPD shooting charged Written by City News Service
Ezell Ford autopsy reveals police brutality Written by LAWT News Service
The true meaning of Christmas Written by Amen Oyiboke
Kerman Maddox led vigil lends impact to protest Written by Kenneth D. Miller
Clinton denounces torture, says Black lives matter Written by JILL COLVIN
Pop Warner family to proceed with lawsuit Written by City News Service
L.A. Metro seeks additional public input for bikesharing Written by City News Service

News

White House ‘Roundtable on Diversity, Youth, and the Outdoors’ to Include Compton Mayor Aja Brown

White House ‘Roundtable on Diversity, Youth, and the Outdoors’ to Include Compton Mayor Aja Brown

December 08, 2016  LAWT News Service  Compton and Alaska Native youth leaders will join Compton Mayor Aja Brown and the First Lady of Washington State,...

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Community

Supervisor Ridley-Thomas assumes Board chairmanship

Supervisor Ridley-Thomas assumes Board chairmanship

December 08, 2016  LAWT News Service  Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thom­as on Tuesday December 6 became the chairman of the Board of Supervisors, expressing...

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Sports News

Serra Honors Legacy of Late Basketball Coach Dwan Hurt

Serra Honors Legacy of Late Basketball Coach Dwan Hurt

December 01, 2016  By Amanda Scurlock  Sports Writer  Serra High School basketball coach and dean of students Dwan Hurt passed away on Friday November...

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Arts & Culture

Chaney Shares Keys to Releasing Power of God in Your Life; His new book, “Your Miraculous Potential,” explains how to hear and understand God’s voice

Chaney Shares Keys to Releasing Power of God in Your Life; His new book, “Your Miraculous Potential,” explains how to hear and understand God’s voice

December 08, 2016  By Cora Jackson-Fossett  Contributing Writer If your walk with Christ needs a boost or direction, the new book by the Rev. Wayne...

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