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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Moving the race conversation forward Written by Jazelle Hunt
Obama Hopes to Sidestep Congress to have ‘a Year of Action’ Written by George E. Curry
Listen and act, environmental justice activists say to major federal agencies Written by Saeed Shabazz
‘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
Pete Scott named Nat’l Fireman of the Year in 2013; “Because of the prayers of my parents, I am what I am” Written by Gigi Tinsley
Consumer alert: Tips for Californians to prevent tax-related identity theft Written by LAWT News Service
Proposed tobacco settlement excludes Black media Written by George E. Curry
The rise and fall of the KKK Written by Michael McGee
Push for sentencing changes underway in Congress Written by HENRY C. JACKSON
Museum at Vt. University to have Civil War exhibit Written by LAWT News Service
Preserving Nelson Mandela’s legacy Written by George E. Curry
Parents of Trayvon Martin in discussions for book deal Written by Dorothy Rowley
Man charged with murdering girlfriend Written by LAWT News Service
U.S. winning the ‘War on Poverty’ Written by Jazelle Hunt
As Mandela is lauded, contradictions surface Written by Brian E. Muhammad
Ethnic violence spreads in South Sudan Written by Charlton Doki and Jason Straziuso
Caribbean Immigrants: The Rush to Become American Citizens Surpassed the 100,000 mark last year and increasing Written by Tony Best
South Africans still celebrating ‘Tata’ Mandela Written by George E. Curry
Winnie denies Mandela family feud Written by RAY FAURE
French-African Teen Wins Beauty Pageant, Igniting National Uproar Written by LAWT News Service
South Sudan on edge as army hunts coup plotters Written by CHARLTON DOKI and RODNEY MUHUMUZA
Senate Dems push Obama nominees, GOP bides time Written by ALAN FRAM
A commitment to Mandela Written by Xavier Higgs
Obama praises Mandela as ‘Great Liberator’ Written by George E. Curry
The Meaning of Nelson Mandela Written by Thandisizwe Chimurenga
The Life and Legacy of Nelson Mandela Written by Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr.
Nelson Mandela Celebrated during International Memorial Written by Jennifer Bihm
Obama’s Kenyan-born uncle allowed to remain in US Written by DENISE LAVOIE

News

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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