UCLA Players Apologize for China Theft; are Suspended from Team

November 16, 2017

City News Service

 

Three UCLA freshmen basketball players arrested in China for shoplifting publicly apologized Wednesday and thanked everyone involved in helping to resolve the case... Read more...

LA Philharmonic Selects Downtown Inglewood for Youth Orchestra Campus

November 16, 2017

Special to LAWT

 

Last Thursday, internationally-renowned conductor Gustavo Dudamel announced that the Los Angeles Philharmonic would be establishing a state-of-the art music and cultural... Read more...

Poet Nikki Giovanni shares memories, tears in new ­collection

November 16, 2017

By HILLEL ITALIE

AP National Writer

 

Nikki Giovanni has a thing about words, even a single one — like “needed.”

“I’m not needed,” the beloved poet, drinking... Read more...

Dylan Roof Sentenced to Death after Senseless Church Shooting in Charleston

November 16, 2017

By Kimberlee Buck

Contributing Writer

 

In June of 2015, Dylann Roof opened fire during a prayer meeting at Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal (AME) Church in Charleston, South... Read more...

Charles R. Drew Recognized as One of Most Ethnically Diverse Colleges in U.S.

November 09, 2017

By Jennifer Bihm

Staff Writer

 

Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science here in South Los Angeles, was recently listed as the number two most diverse non-profit college... Read more...

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Mayor Eric Garcetti Announces Breelyn Pete as Chief of State and Federal Affairs Written by Staff Report
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Sessions unfamiliar with FBI ‘black extremists’ report Written by SADIE GURMAN
UberAir Proposes Flying Cars in Los Angeles by 2020 Written by City News Service
Report: Population Explosion Expected for L.A. County City News Service More that a million people are expected to move to Los Angeles County over the next 20 years, raising concerns that the area's housing crisis could worsen, according a report release Written by City News Service
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Trump’s Latest Executive Order Threatens to Topple Obamacare; Rep. Barbara Lee Calls Trump’s Obamacare Executive Order “Spiteful. Destructive. Cruel.” Written by Freddie Allen
TOS Gospel Stage Draws Thousands with Powerful Praise and Worship Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett
Taste Of Soul Nation Does it Again! Written by Jennifer Bihm
Looking Back to 1992 Civil Unrest Written by Darralynn Hutson
City Council Aims to Prohibit Dangerous Protest Materials Written by City News Service
The NNPA Calls on Congress to Take More Aggressive Stance against ‘Fake Ads’ Targeting African-Americans Written by LAWT News Service
NAACP Calls Out FBI's Latest Report on "Black Extremists" as Déjà Vu Written by LAWT News Service
In Partnership with Habitat for Humanity: A New Homeowner’s Journey Written by Darralynn Hutson
Senseless Violence in Las Vegas results in Deadliest Mass Shooting in U.S. History Written by Kimberlee Buck
Rep. Al Green Meets with the Black Press on Capitol Hill Written by Freddie Allen
Sing Your Heart out at the Taste of Soul StarQuest Singing Competition Written by Kimberlee Buck
State Senator Steven Bradford Endorses Antonio Villaraigosa for Governor Written by LAWT News Service
The wait is on: Los Angeles wins 2028 Olympics Written by Beth Harris
California Legislature is First in the U.S. to Name Freeway For President Barack H. Obama Written by LAWT News Service
Angelenos Join DACA Protest Written by City News Service
One Legacy Faces Discrimination Lawsuit Written by City News Service
Former Compton Mayor Omar Bradley Sentenced to Probation for Misappropriating Public Funds Written by City News Service
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Cosby Unveils New Team at Court Hearing in Norristown Written by Stacy M. Brown
Sharpton, Clergy Push for Social Activism, Blast Trump Presidency Written by Dorothy Rowley
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News

Mayor Eric Garcetti Announces Breelyn Pete as Chief of State and Federal Affairs

Mayor Eric Garcetti Announces Breelyn Pete as Chief of State and Federal Affairs

November 16, 2017 Staff Report   On Monday, November 13, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti announced the appointment of Breelyn Pete as his administration’s...

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Community

Compton Performing Arts Complex Named After Hip Hop and Business Mogul Andre ‘Dr. Dre’ Young; As a part of the new Compton High School, the center will offer a variety of activities to youth.

Compton Performing Arts Complex Named After Hip Hop and Business Mogul Andre ‘Dr. Dre’ Young; As a part of the new Compton High School, the center will offer a variety of activities to youth.

November 16, 2017 Brian W. Carter Contributing Writer   “It’s icing to our turnaround… Compton has become an example for urban districts across...

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Sports News

Clippers fall short against Heat, 104-101, in their late Rally

Clippers fall short against Heat, 104-101, in their late Rally

November 09, 2017 By Jarred Davis Contributing Writer   For the first time this season, the Clippers hosted back-to-back matinee games over the weekend...

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Arts & Culture

‘The Talk’ unveils singer and actress Eve as new host

‘The Talk’ unveils singer and actress Eve as new host

November 16, 2017 By MARK KENNEDY AP Entertainment Writer   Musician and actress Eve has been unveiled as a new permanent host of CBS’ “The Talk,”...

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