Tempers flare during & after Clippers 113-102 victory over Rockets

January 18, 2018 

By Jarred Davis 

Contributing Writer 

 

An emotional reunion game spilled over to the hallways after the Los Angeles Clippers defeated the Houston Rockets 113-102 Monday... Read more...

Blake Griffin and the L.A. Clippers Foundation Team with Vision To Learn; Over 600,000 students and their families will benefit from the partnership.

January 18, 2018 

LAWT News Service 

 

Blake Griffin and the L.A. Clippers Foundation have partnered with non-profit Vision To Learn and the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) to provide free... Read more...

Mary J. Blige Receives Hollywood Walk of Fame Star

January 18, 2018 

City News Service 

 

A star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame honoring the nine-time Grammy-winning singer Mary J. Blige was unveiled Thursday January 11, on her 47th birthday.

 

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L.A. Clippers Honor Danny Bakewell, Sr. on MLK Jr. Day

January 18, 2018 

By E. Mesiyah McGinnis 

Contributing Writer 

 

During the NBA’s L.A. Clippers vs. Houston Rockets game at the Staples Center, the Clippers organization honored Danny Bakewell,... Read more...

Congresswoman Karen Bass Continues the Fight to End Slave Auctions in Libya

January 11, 2018 

By Kimberlee Buck 

Staff Writer 

 

Since CNN’s International report exposed slave trading in Libya, Congresswoman Karen Bass and other members of the Congressional Black... Read more...

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‘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
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The rise and fall of the KKK Written by Michael McGee
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U.S. winning the ‘War on Poverty’ Written by Jazelle Hunt
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House Passes AGOA and MCA Modernization Act

House Passes AGOA and MCA Modernization Act

January 18, 2018  LAWT News Service    Rep. Karen Bass (D-Calif.), Ranking Member of the House Africa Subcommittee, applauded the passage of the...

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Community

Inglewood Senior Citizen Facility Opens

Inglewood Senior Citizen Facility Opens

January 18, 2018  By E. Mesiyah McGinnis  Contributing Writer    Hundreds of seniors came out to celebrate the grand opening of the new senior...

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Sports News

Former Maranatha Stand Out Returns Home in Lakers’ Victory

Former Maranatha Stand Out Returns Home in Lakers’ Victory

January 11, 2018  By Amanda Scurlock  Sports Writer    “It felt good to be back home and actually get on the court,” said Hawks rookie guard...

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Arts & Culture

Upcoming Documentary Sparks Debate on Police Accountability

Upcoming Documentary Sparks Debate on Police Accountability

January 18, 2018  By Shaquille Woods  Contributing Writer    The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People and TV One held a town...

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