Dwayne Johnson Receives Hollywood Walk of Fame Star

 December 14, 2017

City News Service

 

A star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame honoring football- player-turned-professional wrestler-turn­ed-actor Dwayne Johnson was unveiled Wednesday, one week before... Read more...

USC rallies late but falls short against Oklahoma, dropping their third-straight loss

December 14, 2017

By Jarred Davis

Contributing Writer

 

The nation’s second best offensive team took the floor in the Basketball Hall of Fame Classic Friday night, as the Oklahoma Sooners came... Read more...

Los Angeles Community College District Renames Building at L.A. Trade-Technical College in Honor of L.A. Mayor Tom Bradley; Newly designated “Tom Bradley Center for Student Life” honors the life and legacy of the former mayor

December 14, 2017

LAWT News Service

 

The Los Angeles Community College District (LACCD) honored the late five- term mayor of Los Angeles Tom Bradley with the renaming of a building on the campus of... Read more...

Los Angeles City Council Revokes Liquor License for the Liquor Bank

December 14, 2017

LAWT News Service

 

On Tuesday, the Los Angeles City Council voted unanimously to revoke the conditional use permit to sell alcohol for the property at 3600 West Stocker Street, also... 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...

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Trumpcare Defeated but Political Leaders Warn against Complacency Written by Jennifer Bihm
Pasadena Police Calling for Witnesses in Gang Murder Written by City News Service
Dylann Roof’s friend gets over 2 years for hindering FBI Written by JEFFREY COLLINS
Sen. Holly J. Mitchell named recipient of inaugural Willie L. Brown, Jr., award; Award marks 40th anniversary of California Association of Black Lawyers Written by LAWT News Service
Women’s History Month Recognizes: Linda Jay; Activism is an ongoing job—and she’s committed! Written by Brian W. Carter
Ex-Sheriff Convicted in Federal Corruption Retrial Written by FRED SHUSTER
Waters Launches “Trump Tracker” to hold Administration Accountable Written by LAWT News Service
District Attorney Jackie Lacey tells the truth and nothing but the truth; Lacey made history becoming the first woman, and the first African-American to hold the position of Los Angeles District Attorney Written by Brandon I. Brooks
HBCU Presidents’ White House Visit Debacle; HBCU alumni respond as the Trump Administration does it again and black folks walk away feeling used, tricked and uncertain about Trumps motives Written by Niele Anderson, Contributing Writer
No on Measure S Wins, Yes on Measure H Delivers For Homeless Written by Staff Report
Mayor Garcetti Reelected in Landslide Written by Jennifer Bihm
Councilman Price Reelected to The New 9th Written by Kimberlee Buck
Los Angeles County Sues State of California To Block Flawed Redistricting Law; SB 958 violates state’s constitution, discriminates against more than 1 million voters, eliminates local control Written by LAWT News Service 
L.A. Watts Times Endorses Measure on H Written by LAWT News Service
Councilmember Harris-Dawson says Yes on H and No on S; We ought to reject selfishness on March 7th Written by Brandon I. Brooks Managing Editor and Kimberlee Buck Contributing Writer
Trump and the Black Caucus plan to meet for the first time Written by Lauren Victoria Burke
Black Women’s Forum celebrates Black History Month with Founder and Special Guest Congresswoman Maxine Waters Written by Shonassee Shaver
Al Jarreau Dead at 76 Written by City News Service
Sen. Kamala Harris talks Black History Month and Politics Written by Brandon I. Brooks
City Approves $1.5 million settlement in lawsuit over police shooting of Ezell Ford Written by City News Service
L.A. County steps up efforts to eradicate homelessness Written by Charlene Muhammad
California says #RESIST Written by Niele Anderson
Emmett Till’s accuser admits it was all a lie; Emmett Till’s Accuser Carolyn Bryant Admits It was All a Lie Written by Stacy M. Brown
Mother of Ezell Ford speaks out against DA’s refusal to file charges; No criminal charges for LAPD officers involved in the killing of Ezell Ford Written by Kimberlee Buck
Women’s March Global Takeover Written by Niele Anderson
Top 10 Michelle Obama Speeches & Moments Written by Niele Anderson
The Best of President Barack Obama; As we forge ahead, we look back at some of the highlights of the United States of America’s first African American president Written by LAWT Report
Dylann Roof sentenced to death for killing 9 church members Written by Meg Kinnard and Jeffrey Collins
Civil Rights Leaders challenge rigged confirmations Written by Charlene Muhammad
The CBC celebrates history with 49 members in the 115th Congress Written by Freddie Allen

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CBC Members Call Trump Presence at Museum Opening an Insult; John Lewis and Bennie Thompson Spar with President Trump Over Mississippi Civil Rights Museum Dedication

CBC Members Call Trump Presence at Museum Opening an Insult; John Lewis and Bennie Thompson Spar with President Trump Over Mississippi Civil Rights Museum Dedication

December 14, 2017 By Lauren Victoria Burke NNPA Newswire   When two members of the Congressional Black Caucus, longtime Mississippi Congressman Bennie...

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Community

Compton Youth Pastor in Fatal Hit & Run

Compton Youth Pastor in Fatal Hit & Run

December 14, 2017 By Cora Jackson-Fossett Contributing Writer   A hit-and-run accident took the life of the Rev. Arturo Da’Naire Frazier, a youth...

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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

African American Film Critics Association Names ‘Get Out’ the Top Film of 2017; Daniel Kaluuya, Frances McDormand, Laurence Fishburne and Tiffany Haddish Earn Acting Wins from the Nation’s Premiere Black Critics Group

African American Film Critics Association Names ‘Get Out’ the Top Film of 2017; Daniel Kaluuya, Frances McDormand, Laurence Fishburne and Tiffany Haddish  Earn Acting Wins from the Nation’s Premiere Black Critics Group

December 14, 2017 LAWT News Service   Jordan Peele’s seismic thriller “Get Out” captured the most wins from the members of the African American...

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