Rams make first signing since move

February 11, 2016 

City News Service 

 

 

The Rams this week announced their first signing since NFL owners gave them permission to return to Los Angeles — former North­western quarterback... Read more...

Here comes The Hamwich Shack! This fast food stop is offering a better burger and sandwich for the community to chomp on.

February 11, 2016 

By Brian W. Carter 

Staff Writer 

 

It’s no revelation that South L.A. is overloaded with fast food restaurants with few healthy alternatives. Although a wave of change... Read more...

17th Annual Black College Expo hits L.A. Convention Center

February 11, 2016 

By Shannen Hill 

Contributing Writer 

 

Thousands of students with folders of college information filled the Los Convention Center as the 17th Annual Black... Read more...

Celebrities discuss diversity at 47th Annual NAACP Image Awards

February 11, 2016 

By Amen Oyiboke 

Staff Writer 

 

The 47th annual NAACP Image Awards was a hit at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium. On Friday, February 5 Black Hollywood came out to support... Read more...

Manhunt underway for baby killers

February 11, 2016 

City News Service 

 

A search continued this week for two men involved in the shooting death of a year-old girl in Compton during a suspected gang attack.

 

Witnesses... Read more...

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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
Kenya breaks ground on big new airport; Kenya breaks ground on big, new airport to serve as regional hub only 4 months after fire Written by Jason Straziuso
Abuses, shootings of Black women spark outrage; Sisters besieged? Abuses, shootings of Black women spark outrage Written by Starla Muhammad
Late Mississippi Civil Rights hero Clyde Kennard honored in D.C. Written by Avis Thomas-Lester
Jesse Jackson celebrates 72nd birthday Written by Princess Manasseh
Marissa Alexander hopes for bond after being imprisoned over two years Written by D. Kevin McNeir
Last of ‘Scottsboro Boys’ pardoned Written by Herb Boyd
Civil Rights icon Jesse L. Jackson Sr. celebrates birthday at Rainbow PUSH Coalition gala Written by Kenneth D. Miller
Blacks continue fight to secure voting rights Written by Freddie Allen
First MLK’s kids, now the heirs of Malcolm X are headed to court Written by LAWT News Service
Obama pays tribute to John F. Kennedy legacy Written by DARLENE SUPERVILLE
Haiti’s prime minister tours Silicon Valley Written by MARTHA MENDOZA
Kerry: Muslim Brotherhood 'stole' Egypt revolution Written by LAWT News Service
Obama honors Clinton, Oprah with freedom medal; A look at Presidential Medal of Freedom recipients Written by LAWT News Service
Stop-and-Frisk More Court Action Ahead Written by Cyril Josh Barker
CBC, Others slam GOP over Watt snub; Congressman vows not to withdraw Written by Stacy M. Brown
Fight Continues to Tear Down Memorial to Jim Jones, New Book Honors the Children Written by Dr. Barbara Reynolds
Mandela’s granddaughter bares her past in book Written by CARLEY PETESCH
GOP blocks key Obama court nominee in Senate vote Written by ALAN FRAM

News

City Council approves $1.87 billion homeless plan

City Council approves $1.87 billion homeless plan

February 11, 2016  By Elizabeth Hsing-Huei Chou  City News Service    The plan, which could cost $1.87 billion over the next decade, also details...

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Community

Watts Life Car Club to hold annual community picnic

Watts Life Car Club to hold annual community picnic

February 11, 2016  By Jennifer Bihm  Assistant Editor    “There are no color lines when it comes to low riding,” said longtime member and organizer...

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Sports News

‘Thursday Night Football’ to air on both CBS and NBC

‘Thursday Night Football’ to air on both CBS and NBC

February 04, 2016  By JOSH DUBOW  Associated Press    “Thursday Night Football” will air on both CBS and NBC next season.   The NFL has...

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Arts & Culture

Beyoncé’s Super Bowl show bringing both praise and criticism

Beyoncé’s Super Bowl show bringing both praise and criticism

February 11, 2016  By JESSE J. HOLLAND  Associated Press    A few days after the Super Bowl, people are still parsing over each frame from Beyoncé’s...

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