Collins, NBA’s first openly gay player, to retire

November 20, 2014

 

Associated Press  

 

NEW YORK — Jason Collins, the first openly gay man to play in one of the four major North American professional leagues, announced his retirement... Read more...

Metro, Didi Hirsch partner up for suicide prevention program

November 20, 2014

 

City News Service 

 

Fast trains, holiday depression and thoughts of suicide can be a deadly combination, but local commuter rail officials recently renewed a campaign aimed... Read more...

Court rules Michigan has no responsibility to provide quality public education

November 20, 2014

 

Special to the NNPA from the Michigan Citizen 

 

In a blow to schoolchildren statewide, the Michigan Court of Appeals ruled on Nov. 7 the State of Michigan has no legal... Read more...

Netflix postpones launch of Cosby comedy special

November 20, 2014

 

By Lynn Elber

Associated Press 

 

Netflix said it is postponing Bill Cosby’s upcoming standup comedy special, a decision that followed a growing number of allegations... Read more...

New generation continues annual Thanksgiving feed at Ward Villa

November 20, 2014

 

By Jennifer Bihm

LAWT Contributing Writer

 

A new generation of Mothers In Action will once again be providing sustenance and love during the 19th... Read more...

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Southland immigrants wait for Obama’s executive action plans Written by City News Service
Abduction suspect appears in Philadelphia court Written by MARYCLAIRE DALE
Lynch nomination will test Obama’s relationship with new Congress Written by Freddie Allen
Thousands break Ebola quarantine to find food Written by SARAH DiLORENZO
GOP takeover: Republicans surge to Senate control Written by By DAVID ESPO and ROBERT FURLOW
Man guilty of murder in attack on Chinese students Written by Linda Deutsch
U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder Circles Solution at Brotherhood Crusade Written by Kenneth D. Miller
Indiana man was violent long before 7 killings Written by Michael Tarm and Tom Coyne
Ebola: Why virus kills some, other people survive Written by Lauran Neergaard
Record number of black candidates seeking office Written by Jesse J. Holland
Study: Downtown streetcar would create 26,000 jobs Written by City News Service
Obama keeps his distance from the campaign trail Written by JOSH LEDERMAN
Judge denies motion in Jackson estate case Written by City News Service
Report: Obama rode elevator with armed man Written by ALICIA A. CALDWELL
Automated passport kiosks installed at LAX Written by City News Service
Hurricanes Katrina and Sandy: Disaster inequality Written by Jazelle Hunt
Feds target cross-border money laundering in L.A. fashion district Written by FRED SHUSTER
New era of justice seekers travel from nationwide, canvas McCulloch’s neighborhood; A group of Black Lives Matter Riders hit the pavement in St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch’s Written by Rebecca Rivas
Ebola could sink Africa rising dreams Written by LAWT News Service
Electric vehicle charging stations now available at county facilities for public visitors Written by LAWT News Service
California to appeal ruling tossing death penalty Written by PAUL ELIAS
Obama gives France $10 million to fight terror in Africa Written by Saeed Shabazz
Fake deliveryman charged with two home invasions Written by LAWT News Service
$50,000 reward still stands for Bijan’s killer; One Year Later Promising Teen Murder Unsolved Written by Kenneth D. Miller
Police: Mom helped son partake in ‘fire challenge’; Charlotte woman arrested after teen burned in Facebook fire challenge Written by JEFFREY COLLINS
Jesse Jackson Calls Michael Brown shooting ‘Crime of Injustice’ Written by Chris King
The Little Miss African American Scholarship Pageant Turns 21! ; Laila Ali and Meagan Good to host annual event, Dawnn Lewis is Mistress of Ceremonies Written by LAWT News Service
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News

Southland immigrants wait for Obama’s executive action plans

Southland immigrants wait for Obama’s executive action plans

November 20, 2014   City News Service    Southland immigrant-rights groups this week were anxiously awaiting specifics of President Barack Obama’s...

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Community

Compton Unified and Vision To Learn launch partnership

Compton Unified and Vision To Learn launch partnership

November 20, 2014   City News Service    More than fifty Compton Unified School District students are seeing the world more clearly today thanks...

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Sports News

Carson – In it to win it

Carson – In it to win it

November 13, 2014   Ken Brooks LAWT Contributing Writer    Carson High Football remains among the favorites to win the City Section Division I...

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Arts & Culture

Lawyer: Tracy Morgan battling severe brain injury

Lawyer: Tracy Morgan battling severe brain injury

November 20, 2014   By David Porter  Associated Press    Tracy Morgan is fighting to recover from a severe brain injury suffered in a highway...

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