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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District Attorney: 17-year-old won’t face charges in death Written by KEN RITTER
Ferguson election triples number of Blacks on City Council Written by JIM SALTER and JIM SUHR
Shooting Victim Files $20 Million Claim against LAPD Written by City News Service
Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science to host the 3rd Annual Legacy Leaders Spring Gala Written by LAWT News Service
Beverly Bond ; The “Black Girls Rock!” Interview Written by Kam Williams
Oklahoma student who led racist chant to meet Black leaders Written by SEAN MURPHY
LAPD struggling to combat crime increase Written by City News Service
Virginia gov. calls for investigation into student’s arrest Written by Associated Press
Jewelry Store Robbers Could be Charged for Fellow Thieves’ Murders Written by PAUL ANDERSON
Video of racist chant threatens Univ. of Oklahoma’s progress Written by SEAN MURPHY and JUSTIN JUOZAPAVICIUS
AG Harris announces new inmate program for L.A. County Written by City News Service
Voter turnout low in city primary Written by City News Service
Homeless shooting victim was to be deported, said federal authorities Written by City News Service
The History of Labor Unions; Recognizing African Americans involvement in labor equality and union diversity Written by Amen Oyiboke
Historic March for Justice Brings Together Community Leaders, Ezell Ford’s Family Written by Staff and Wire Report
Senator Isadore Hall to run for Congress; Rep. Janice Hahn leaves house in Supervisor bid Written by Kenneth D. Miller
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Nitrogen gas death penalty bills clear Oklahoma panels Written by SEAN MURPHY
The dynamic history of Blacks $1 trillion buying power; Foundation of Our Economic Progress Rooted in Los Angeles Written by Kenneth D. Miller
Abdul Jabbar, other celebs honored at City Hall Written by LAWT News Service
Students chart plans to overcome mass incarceration, gender violence and police brutality at UC Irvine conference Written by Charlene Muhammad and Dezarae Muhammad
Vice President Joe Biden tells Los Angeles students and community leaders, 12 years is not enough education in 2015 Written by Maleena Lawrence
Boko Haram leader claims massacre in Baga, threatens more Written by Haruna Umar and Michelle Faul
US, Cuba spar over migration policy at historic Havana talks Written by Bradley Klapper and Michael Weissenstein
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Body camera policy discussed in South LA, Canoga Park Written by Elizabeth Hsing-Huei Chou
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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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