Washington regrets having to walk away from Rangers job

June 25, 2015

 

By STEPHEN HAWKINS 

AP Sports Writer 

 

Ron Washington sat in the opposite dugout from the one he used to manage the Texas Rangers, still with his ever-present passion... Read more...

Black Leadership Divided on Vaccination Issue

June 25, 2015

 

By Danny J. Bakewell 

Executive Editor

 

Leadership within the African American Community is split over the issue of required immunizations in the State of California. 

 

California... Read more...

LAUSD looks for new superintendent as Cortines steps down

June 25, 2015

 

City News Service 

 

The Los Angeles Board of Education plans to launch a search for a new Superintendent of Schools for the Los Angeles Unified School District after its members... Read more...

Jussie Smollett talks South Carolina shooting and the importance of being honored by the Black AIDS Institute

June 25, 2015

 

By Zon D’Amour 

LAWT Contributing Writer

 

“Empire” star Jussie Smollett was recently honored by the Black AIDS Institute during their annual “Heroes In The... Read more...

Farrakhan leads renewed celebration of Million Man March; 20th Anniversary of Historic March to be held Oct. 10, 2015

June 25, 2015

 

By Charlene Muhammad 

LAWT Contributing Writer 

 

The Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan met with L.A.’s community leaders during his “Justice or Else!” national... Read more...

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News

Warrant shows deadly struggle before La. officer's death

Warrant shows deadly struggle before La. officer's death

June 25, 2015   By REBECCA SANTANA  Associated Press    In the moments before his death, a slain New Orleans police officer struggled with the...

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Community

City Council gives away vacant land on 94th and Broadway

City Council gives away vacant land on 94th and Broadway

June 25, 2015   By Elizabeth Hsing-Huei Chou  City News Service    The City Council signed off this week on a deal to give away a two-acre plot...

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Sports News

LeBron can’t deliver title to Cleveland despite great effort

 LeBron can’t deliver title to Cleveland despite great effort

June 18, 2015   By BRIAN MAHONEY  Associated Press    LeBron James pulled off his sunglasses, and there was no hiding the hurt in his eyes.   He...

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Arts & Culture

Pat Houston: Bobbi Kristina Brown moved to hospice care

Pat Houston: Bobbi Kristina Brown moved to hospice care

June 25, 2015   By MESFIN FEKADU  Associated Press      Bobbi Kristina Brown has been moved to hospice care after months in the hospital.   In...

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