Baseball monitoring White House Cuba decision

December 18, 2014

 

Major League Baseball isn’t sure of the impact of President Barack Obama’s decision to re-establish diplomatic relations with Cuba.

 

The U.S. withdrew diplomatic recognition... Read more...

Don’t let vision get blindsided by diabetes

December 18, 2014

 

Special to the NNPA from the St. Louis American 

 

 

While people with diabetes are more likely to develop blinding eye diseases, recent studies have revealed low... Read more...

Compton’s 2014 National Blue Ribbon Schools honored at County Board meeting

December 18, 2014

 

LAWT News Service 

 

In recognition of winning the 2014 National Blue Ribbon School Award, Compton Unified School District’s (CUSD) Jefferson and Tibby elementary schools... Read more...

Best Films of 2014

December 18, 2014

 

By Dwight Brown 

NNPA Film Critic 

 

 

As 2104 draws to a close it’s a perfect time to reflect on noteworthy films, strong performances and the strides... Read more...

Pop Warner family to proceed with lawsuit

December 18, 2014

 

City News Service 

 

 

A Los Angeles judge recently rejected a motion by the national Pop Warner football organization and a local chapter to dismiss a negligence... Read more...

Malala’s moment: Nobel winner speaks out

December 11, 2014

 

By DANICA KIRKA 

Associated Press 

Shot in the head by the Taliban two years ago for speaking out on education, 17-year-old Malala Yousafzai on Wednesday December 10, beamed... Read more...

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California Science Center presents 16th Annual Discovery Ball; Amidst the splendor and elegance of Pompeii: The Exhibition Written by LAWT News Service
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Clinton denounces torture, says Black lives matter

Clinton denounces torture, says Black lives matter

December 18, 2014   By JILL COLVIN  Associated Press       Hillary Rodham Clinton said Tuesday she’s proud to have been part of an administration...

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Community

Crenshaw Closure to be extended due to Winter Weather

Crenshaw Closure to be extended due to Winter Weather

December 18, 2014   City News Service       A stretch of Crenshaw Boulevard that has been closed for much of the past month due to construction...

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Sports News

Hail to L.A. City Football Champions! L.A. High ends drought, Narbonne back on top in D-I and Hamilton seals the deal in DII

Hail to L.A. City Football Champions! L.A. High ends drought, Narbonne back on top in D-I and Hamilton seals the deal in DII

December 11, 2014   By Kenneth D. Miller  Assistant Managing Editor    Los Angeles High School joined the City Section championship celebrations...

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Arts & Culture

Ashanti faces convicted fan at 2nd stalking trial

Ashanti faces convicted fan at 2nd stalking trial

December 18, 2014   By JENNIFER PELTZ  Associated Press      Ashanti faced a fan accused of stalking and harassing her family for years, telling...

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