The Michael Jackson Debate Rages as Petition Wants Vegas Show Shuttered

March 14, 2019 

By Stacy M. Brown 

NNPA Newswire Correspondent 

 

Smack in the middle of the #MeToo era comes the King of Pop.

 

Where alleged victims are showered with support... Read more...

CNN Ignores ‘Moral’ Issue in Refusing to Meet with NABJ

March 14, 2019 

By Stacy M. Brown 

NNPA Newswire Correspondent 

 

NABJ President Sarah Glover said she’s stunned that CNN canceled a planned meeting to discuss the importance of diversity... Read more...

Man Charged With Murder of 9-Year-Old Girl Found Dead Along Trail

March 14, 2019 

City News Service 

 

A 38-year-old man was charged today with the murder of a 9-year-old girl whose body was found partially inside a large duffel bag near an equestrian trail in the... Read more...

The L.A. Watts Times Recognizes Remarkable Women during the Month of March;‘I’m A Woman Phenomenally. Phenomenal Woman, That’s Me’

March 14, 2019 

By Kimberlee Buck 

Contributing Writer 

 

Legendary poet Maya Angelou’s poem “Phenomenal Woman” embodies the essence of Black women across the world. As Women’s History... Read more...

Mother of Slain USC Student Hails Her Son as Musical Prodigy

March 14, 2019 

City News Service 

 

An Oakland City Council member ailed the life of her slain son — a USC student who was gunned down near campus in an apparent robbery attempt — saying he was... Read more...

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NAACP President Cornell Brooks Voted Out; NAACP National Board Makes Dramatic Move to Regain Relevance Written by Lauren Victoria Burke
CSU Dominguez Hills to Bestow Honorary Doctorate on L.A. Businessman and Activist Danny Bakewell, Sr.; Bakewell and LA World Airports CEO Deborah Flint to Give Commencement Keynote Addresses Written by LAWT News Service
House Votes to Limit Powers of First Black Librarian of Congress Written by Lauren Victoria Burke
Obama Freeway Proposal Passes State Senate Written by LAWT News Service
Judge Hatchett’s Son Files Lawsuit against Cedars Sinai for Wrongful Death of his Wife Written by Jennifer Bihm
Why We Must Vote a Resounding NO on Charter Amendment C on May 16th; A Giveaway to Guilty Cops Written by Melina Abdullah
Prominent Civil and Human Rights Activist Sues L.A. and LAPD for False Arrest Written by Charlene Muhammad
Leon Garr honored with LEON GARR SQUARE Written by LAWT News Service
Hundreds Salute Wade’s 42nd Pastoral Anniversary Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett
LAFD Celebrate the Life of Battalion Chief Jerome Boyd Written by Kimberlee Buck
Bass Remembers L.A.’s Civil Unrest and Lessons Learned Written by Jennifer Bihm
ACLU sues LAPD for public records act violations Written by Charlene Muhammad
Supervisors Vote Not to Indemnify Baca` Written by City News Service
National Urban League releases 2017 State of Black America report Written by Charlene Muhammad
LA 2024 Written by LAWT News Service
Los Angeles Mourns the Loss of Adolf Dulan; Flavor and spice and twice as nice the self-proclaimed King of Soul Food Adolf Dulan passes on May 1 Written by LAWT News Service
LAPD Tentatively Settles Sexual Harassment Suit Written by City News Service
State’s High Court won’t hear case of Gang Member convicted of Halloween 2010 Shooting Death of 5-Year-Old Boy Written by City News Service
Coach Victor McClinton murderers sentenced Written by Staff and Wire Report
Police Commission Approves New Use of Force Policies Written by City News Service
Many Anxious as Supreme Court Considers Pivotal Cases Written by Rushawn Walters
Black Caucus Analyzes Civil Rights in the Trump Era at Forum Written by Lauren Victoria Burke
Compton Mayor Aja Brown Stands Strong on Election Night Written by Niele Anderson
New PACs Focus on Getting More Blacks into Politics Written by Lauren Victoria Burke
Her Dream Deferred: On the Status of Black Women Written by Lauren Jones
Minority-owned Companies Fight for Equity in Advertising; Anti-trust lawsuit could shake up Newspaper Industry forever Written by Stacy M. Brown
Senator Harris Names Heather Hutt So. Cal Deputy Director Written by Brandon I. Brooks
William Coleman, lawyer, ex-Cabinet member, passes Written by JEFF HORWITZ
Rep. Bass, CBC Leadership Deliver 130-Page Policy Document to Trump Written by LAWT News Service
Missing D.C. Black Girls Spark National Outcry Written by Charlene Muhammad

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L.A. City Council President Calls for Expungement of Pot Convictions

L.A. City Council President Calls for Expungement of Pot Convictions

March 14, 2019  City News Service    City Council President Herb Wesson today expressed his support for accelerating the expungement and resentencing...

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Community

Animal Services Commission Recommends Banning Rodeos in Los Angeles

March 14, 2019  City News Service    A recent bull riding event at Staples Center that sparked protests led the Board of Animal Services Commissioners...

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Sports News

Miles College Basketball Team Makes History with Championship

Miles College Basketball Team Makes History with Championship

March 14, 2019  By Stacy M. Brown  NNPA Newswire Correspondent    The Miles College Golden Bears Men’s Basketball team completed a stunning one-year...

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Arts & Culture

‘US’ — Jordan Peele’s New Horror Film Looks at the Evil, Within!

‘US’ — Jordan Peele’s New Horror Film Looks at the Evil, Within!

March 14, 2019  By Lapacazo Sandoval  Contributing Writer    It’s challenging to review “US” since there are many spoilers that occur in...

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