Mayweather and McGregor will fight in smaller gloves

August 17, 2017 


AP Boxing Writer 


Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor got their wish to fight in smaller gloves, but not before being chastised by a Nevada boxing official... Read more...

Michelle King Back to School Message: ‘We Must Nurture Our Students’

August 17, 2017 

City News Service 


It’s back to school this week for the nation’s second largest school district, as doors open at Los Angeles Unified campuses and its more than... Read more...

Filmmaker Dee Rees was honored with the Sundance Institute Vanguard Award

August 17, 2017 

By Lapacazo Sandoval 

Contributing Writer 


The 2017 Sundance Institute Vanguard Award was presented to filmmaker Dee Rees at the Sundance Next Fest, in Los Angeles. Rees... Read more...

Taste of Soul Continues to Make History

August 17, 2017 

By Jennifer Bihm 

Assistant Editor 


Every October, as the number of people who line Crenshaw Boulevard for the Taste of Soul grows larger, the sentiment... Read more...

Medical Experts Speak about The Importance of Vaccinations During Immunization Awareness Month

August 10, 2017

By Jennifer Bihm

Assistant Editor


August is National Immuniza­tion Awareness Month and with the 2017-2018 school year approaching pediatricians want to remind parents about... Read more...

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Battle over CD44, winner on horizon; Senator Isadore Hall, III and Nanette Barragán go head-to-head for Congressional District 44 Seat Written by Sentinel Staff Report
Nearly 90 percent of Black voters favor Clinton over Trump in new HU/NNPA National Black Voter Poll Written by LAWT News Service
Hall continues building broad-based support for Cd44 despite ongoing racially-charged attacks Written by LAWT News Service
‘Harriet’ breaks through Leimert Park ; Community leaders stress the importance and significance of the project to Leimert Park and its surrounding communities. Written by Brandon I. Brooks Managing Editor and Jennifer Bihm Assistant Editor
Black Women’s Roundtable Launches National Vote Effort Written by Lauren Victoria Burke
Modest gain seen for Obama’s last health care sign-up season Written by RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR
U.S. Senate debate draws distinctions Written by Xavier Higgs
DNC partners with the NNPA to reach Black voters Written by LAWT News Service
Officer who violated ‘use of force’ policy won’t be charged Written by EMERY P. DALESIO
Family of Pasadena man who died in police custody plans federal lawsuit Written by City News Service
At Last: President Obama ­dedicates new Black History Museum on the National Mall Written by D. Kevin McNeir
Say her name, Wakiesha Wilson; Attorney Carl Douglas, along with the mother and aunt of Wakiesha Wilson, hold press conference for $35 million lawsuit against LAPD. Written by Shannen Hill
NNPA Honors Champions of the Black Press Written by Sarafina Wright
Police try to quell anger after shooting triggers unrest Written by JEFFREY COLLINS
Obama to speak at opening of African-American Museum Written by Associated Press
Harris-Dawson, LADWP Break Ground on 99th Street Water Treatment Plant Written by LAWT News Service
Police probe shooting death of Ferguson activist Seals Written by LAWT News Service
Community unites for Town Hall to stop killings; Min. Tony Muhammad leads ‘United Hood Nations: 10,000 fearless’ for town hall at Holman United Methodist Church Sept. 15 at 7 p.m. Written by LAWT Staff Report 
Marvin Pegues, Jr. wrongly convicted; Victor Gouche admits he lied about Pegues, Jr. shooting him Written by Charlene Muhammad
AG and Senate candidate Kamala Harris meets with California Black Publishers and Media Written by Danny J. Bakewell Jr
Soldier who killed 5 Dallas officers showed PTSD symptoms Written by GARANCE BURKE
‘A Trusted Comrade,’ Black Press legend George Curry dies at 69 Written by Stacy M. Brown
Operation saves eight children, two adults from sex trafficking Written by City News Service
Shot first, vindicated later: L.A. Sheriffs admit too little too late deputies killed an innocent Written by Charlene Muhammad
Witnesses: Shots fired in Ferguson after car hits protester Written by JIM SALTER
‘Grim Sleeper’ killer sentenced to death Written by Terri Vermeulen Keith
Trump is ‘unfit,’ Obama says, challenging GOP to end support Written by JULIE PACE
Obama commutes 214 inmates, five from L.A. County Written by City News Service
Chicago Police union to officers: Don't request overtime Written by Associated Press
Black Lives Matter Los Angeles brings together Black families of those killed by the police in historic first Written by LAWT News Service
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StarQuest Singing Competition Returns with Salute to the Legacy of Motown

August 17, 2017  By Kimberlee Buck  Staff Writer    South Los Angeles’ premiere singing competition, StarQuest returns to the 12th annual Taste...

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Behind the Crown, Miss Compton 2017; “This crown isn’t for me. I am doing this to kind of usher in a way for young girls to follow up behind me”

August 17, 2017  By Kimberlee Buck  Contributing Writer    Throughout her childhood Maliyah Mason spent majority of her time dressing up in her...

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Sports News


August 17, 2017 BY Brad Pye Jr.  Sports Editor Emeritus    Notes, quotes and things picked on the run from coast-to-coast and all the stops in between...

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Arts & Culture

Youssou NDOUR & Co. Splash Color and Righteous Conscience Cross The Night At John Anson Ford Amphitheater

August 17, 2017  By A. Scott Galloway  Contributing Writer    The heart and soul of Senegal, West Africa were on pulsating and vibrant display...