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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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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