Clippers get fined for Jordan, snubs Channel deal for streaming service

September 03, 2015 

By Amanda Scurlock

 

The Los Angeles Clippers franchise has made major business decisions that costed them a hefty fee during the offseason.

 

 The return of DeAndre... Read more...

U.S. Department of Health sees glimmers of hope in mental health status of Blacks

September 03, 2015 

by Zenitha Prince 

Special to the NNPA from the Afro-American Newspaper 

 

Things are “moving in the right direction” in terms of the treatment of mental... Read more...

Kamala Harris addresses truancy in new report

September 03, 2015 

By Shirley Hawkins 

Contributing Writer

 

School truancy has reached a state of nationwide crisis and California Attorney General Kamala D. Harris, along with members of... Read more...

BMI 2015 R&B/Hip-Hop Awards honored Nile Rodgers, John Legend and DJ Mustard

September 03, 2015 

By Amen Oyiboke 

Contributing Writer

 

It was a big night for disco funk music legend Nile Rodgers, singer John Legend and producer DJ Mustard on Aug. 28 at the Broadcast... Read more...

Will there be justice for Sandra Bland? Unfair system exposed when DPS shows lack of urgency

September 03, 2015 

By Jerry Ford II 

Special to the NNPA from the Houston Forward Times 

 

Community leader Quanell X, former Councilwoman Jolanda Jones, Bishop James Dixon, and the National... Read more...

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Gun Violence Leading Cause of Death of Black Children Written by Freddie Allen
Obama to speak at March on Washington Written by LAWT News Service
Jobs still a key issue 50 years after historic D.C. march Written by George E. Curry
Senate finally approves Obama nominee for ATF Written by Alan Fram
Chemist hopes to be Germany's first black lawmaker Written by Frank Jordans
MSG banking $100 million the Forum will be fabulous again; Inglewood Mayor Butts’ bold vision becomes reality Written by KENNETH MILLER
Securing the vote for all Americans Written by Valerie Jarrett
Obama, Clinton meet for lunch, sparking 2016 buzz Written by JOSH LEDERMAN
The United Job Creation Council helps ‘high risk’ youth in the Los Angeles community Written by Shonassee Shaver
Congress commemorates historic March on Washington Written by Suzanne Gamboa
Jesse Jackson to Fla. gov: No apology for comments Written by Gary Fineout
U.S. Attorney Birotte speaks to Black Journalists Written by Xavier Higgs
California Black Caucus Contemplate Florida Boycott Written by Xavier Higgs
Black leaders celebrate Nelson Mandela’s birthday Written by Freddie Allen
New documentary about Trinidadian “Hero” Written by LAWT News Service
Blacks Who Stand Their Ground Often Imprisoned Written by Zenitha Prince
Samuel L. Jackson in the dark on new ‘Star Wars’ Written by CHRIS TALBOTT
Activists, family rally, march in support of prison hunger strikers; Protesters demand an end to solitary and other issues in CA Prisons Written by Thandisizwe Chimurenga
George Zimmerman is not guilty of anything; What does that mean for us? Written by Thandisizwe Chimurenga
Holder calls Martin killing an ‘unnecessary shooting’ Written by PETE YOST
Two Re-sentenced for murders of two teens at Long Beach party Written by LAWT News Service
Dog Mauling Trial Postponed Written by LAWT News Service
Rep. Bass brings CBC Chair Rep. Fudge to L.A. Written by KENNETH MILLER
Rep. Waters and Rep. Bass hail first Black majority whip; Former Rep. William Gray and longtime Philly pastor succumbs Written by KENNETH MILLER
The crisis of Black males is a national problem Written by Freddie Allen
Blacks suffer in Colombia, despite 20-year-old law Written by Charlene Muhammad
Justice for Trayvon? Written by Jennifer Bihm
Oversight board hears testimony on NSA spying Written by STEPHEN BRAUN
UN irrelevant to Palestinian-Israeli peace process? Written by Saeed Shabazz
Marijuana's march toward mainstream confounds feds Written by NANCY BENAC and ALICIA A. CALDWELL

News

Amelia Boynton Robinson noted as fearless, tireless leader

Amelia Boynton Robinson noted as fearless, tireless leader

September 03, 2015  By PHILLIP LUCAS  Associated Press    A newspaper photo of a woman who was beaten unconscious by law enforcement during a march...

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Community

P.O.W.E.R Community Fair provides public with tools for success

P.O.W.E.R Community Fair provides public with tools for success

September 03, 2015  By Brittany K. Jackson  Contributing Writer      The West Angeles Community Development Corporation hosted the P.O.W.E.R...

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Sports News

Jamaicans provide some smiles in the 200 at worlds

Jamaicans provide some smiles in the 200 at worlds

August 27, 2015  By PAT GRAHAM  AP Sports Writer    Racing in a lane next to one of the big-name Jamaicans sure was a laugh.   They certainly...

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Arts & Culture

Sesame Street moving to HBO angers some

Sesame Street moving to HBO angers some

September 03, 2015   By Stacy M. Brown  Special to the NNPA from  The Washington Informer    Sesame Street will now be brought to you by the...

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