Anthony, Catchings create discussion session for Youth, Pro players and Law Enforcement

July 28, 2016 

By Amanda Scurlock 

Sports Writer 

Professional basketball players Carmelo Anthony and Tamika Catchings united LAPD officers with Los Angeles Youth and pro basketball... Read more...

UCLA SAFE Program to Help Low Income Residents Avoid Second Hand Smoke

July 28, 2016 

By Jennifer Bihm 

Assistant Editor 

On April 6, organizers of UCLA SAFE (Smoke Free Air For Everyone) launched a three year program aimed at increasing access to smoke... Read more...

Developer Sells Chicago Property, Later Discovers Emmett Till Lived There

July 28, 2016 

By Erick Johnson 

NNPA Member, The Chicago Crusader 

It looks like an ordinary building on the South Side, but its occupants were not. For 121 years, the two-story structure has stood... Read more...

Joshua Ledet discusses life after ‘American Idol’

July 28, 2016 

By Brittany K. Jackson 

Contributing Writer 

Smoother crooning Southerner. Soulful. “Mantasia.” Down to Earth. These are just a few ways to describe international singer and pop-star,... Read more...

Black Lives Matter Los Angeles brings together Black families of those killed by the police in historic first

July 28, 2016 

LAWT News Service 

On Sunday, July 24, day 13 of Black Lives Matter Los Angeles’ 24-hour protest calling for the firing of Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck, the group brought... Read more...













News

Chicago Police union to officers: Don't request overtime

Chicago Police union to officers: Don't request overtime

July 28, 2016  Associated Press  Chicago's police union is asking officers to not volunteer to work overtime during the Labor Day weekend to protest...

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Community

Twelfth Annual Books and Basketball returns to South L.A.

Twelfth Annual Books and Basketball returns to South L.A.

July 28, 2016  LAWT News Service  The 12th Annual Brotherhood Crusade Jim Cleamons Books and Basketball Camp will take place August 1 through August...

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Sports News

Raiders Donald Penn hosts Annual Camp

Raiders Donald Penn hosts Annual Camp

July 21, 2016  By Amanda Scurlock  Sports Writer  Oakland Raiders player Donald Penn and his wife, Dominique hosted a one day football and cheer...

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Arts & Culture

Former Cosby Actress's Husband Calls It Quits After 6 Mos.

Former Cosby Actress's Husband Calls It Quits After 6 Mos.

July 28, 2016  The Associated Press  Actress Keshia Knight Pulliam's husband is calling it quits after just six months of marriage.   Former NFL...

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