The ACLU of Southern California Recognizes Kaepernick

December 07, 2017

By Amanda Scurlock

Sports Writer

 

The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of Southern California honored free agent quarterback and civil rights activist Colin Kaepernick... Read more...

Black Faith Leaders Encourage Their Flocks to Sign Up for Obamacare

December 07, 2017

By Freddie Allen

NNPA Newswire

 

Faith leaders in the Black community are encouraging members of their congregations to sign-up for healthcare coverage during the Affordable... Read more...

Hyundai Better L.A. Contest Awards Winner Brand New 2018 Hyundai Sonata SEL

December 07, 2017

By Kimberlee Buck

Staff Writer

 

Since late October, Bakewell Media has continued to bask in the success of the 12th annual Taste of Soul (TOS) family festival... Read more...

POLL: Antonio Villaraigosa could be California’s next Governor; Gavin Newsom’s lead evaporating

December 07, 2017

By Jennifer Bihm

Assistant Editor

 

A recent poll for the 2018 California gubernatorial primary shows former Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa is hot on the heels of current... Read more...

Our Princess Finds Her Prince; Actor Meghan Markle to wed Prince Harry

November 30, 2017

By Kimberlee Buck

Staff Writer

 

Prior to last month, “Suits” actress Meghan Markle, 36, was deemed in a negative light as Prince Harry’s, 33, “biracial girlfriend from... Read more...

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Conyers resigns from Congress amid harassment allegations, endorses son to succeed him

Conyers resigns from Congress amid harassment allegations, endorses son to succeed him

December 07, 2017 By Corey Williams and Richard Lardner Associated Press   Democratic Rep. John Conyers resigned from Congress on Tuesday after a...

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Community

Proposed Vermont Manchester Project Advances

Proposed Vermont Manchester Project Advances

December 07, 2017 LAWT News Service   After being a source of blight for 25 years, a vacant lot spanning two city blocks in Southwest Los Angeles is...

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Sports News

Jackie Robinson Statue Unveiled at Rose Bowl Stadium

Jackie Robinson Statue Unveiled at Rose Bowl Stadium

December 07, 2017 By Lauren A. Jones Contributing Writer   With blue skies and the San Gabriel mountains as the backdrop, the Jackie Robinson statue...

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Arts & Culture

Hey, Los Angeles—wake up! Vivica A. Fox wants to give away $1,500 this holiday season!

Hey, Los Angeles—wake up! Vivica A. Fox wants to give away $1,500 this holiday season!

December 07, 2017 By Lapacazo Sandoval Contributing Writer   Dear Los Angeles, I want to share information about a great, holiday opportunity that’s...

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