L.A. Rockstars Laud 10-Year Anniversary with Baseball Festival

January 12, 2017 

By Amanda Scurlock 

Sports Writer 

The Inglewood baseball fund brought together professional and youth baseball players at the first annual Community Baseball Festival on January... Read more...

Dr. Martin Luther King’s Legacy

January 12, 2017 

By Xavier Higgs

For many, Martin Luther King, Jr., Day is a just another a national holiday or maybe a day of public service. For some who personally knew Dr. King, it changed their life forever... Read more...

Actress Viola Davis receives Walk of Fame Star

January 12, 2017

City News Service 

Actress Viola Davis received the 2,597th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame Thursday January 5, recognizing a film career that has brought her two Oscar nominations and whose... Read more...

Civil Rights Leaders challenge rigged confirmations

January 12, 2017 

By Charlene Muhammad 

Contributing Writer

Civil rights leaders condemned the rushed Jan. 10 hearing of Senator Jeff Sessions, President-Elect Donald Trump’s pick for U.S. Attorney... Read more...

South Los Angeles supports Lucas Museum of Narrative Art

January 05, 2017 

Special to the LAWT 

Let Chicago’s loss be Los Angeles’ gain, in particular South LA’s gain. 

 

Earlier this year, Chicago snubbed the opportunity to become the home... Read more...

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Keep on Walking, Keep on Talking,’ MLK III Urges Marchers ; Crowd Covers National Mall for 50th Anniversary of 1963 March Written by Gregory Dale
Powell questions Zimmerman verdict; suggests case will be forgotten Written by Kevin Liptak
Those who were there, March on Washington, 50th Anniversary Written by Xavier Higgs
Obama: Because they marched, America changed Written by Kevin Liptak
Moving out of the dreamer’s shadow: A King daughter’s long journey Written by John Blake
Staff Sgt. Randolph Elder was posthumously awarded the Congressional Gold Medal Written by Sgt. Jacob Harrer
ACLU: Muslims face more scrutiny for citizenship Written by AMY TAXIN
Civil service rights limited for ‘sensitive’ jobs Written by FREDERIC J. FROMMER
Phoenix Black community tackles racial profiling and Stand Your Ground Written by Charlene Muhammad
President Obama recognized integrated military force during keynote remarks at 60th anniversary Korean War event in Washington;Korean War Veterans from across the nation attended observance Written by LAWT News Service
Life after the verdict; LAWT goes 1 on 1 with Trayvon Martin’s mother Sybrina Fulton(Exclusive) Written by Charlene Muhammad
Justice Department gets ‘Smart on Crime’ Written by Freddie Allen
Booker cruises in NJ Democratic Senate primary Written by Geoff Mulvill and Angela Delli Santi
Zimbabwe's Mugabe: Black empowerment tops agenda Written by Angus Shaw
Michelle Obama in hip-hop healthy eating video Written by DARLENE SUPERVILLE
Fidel Castro turns 87 behind closed doors Written by Peter Orsi
Judge changing baby's name Messiah draws reaction Written by Travis Loller
Jesse Jackson, Jr. sentenced to 2 ½ years; wife to serve 12 months Written by Freddie Allen
Organizers push to finalize march plans; March on Washington 50th Anniversary takes shape Written by Barrington M. Salmon
Bankruptcy clouds Detroit mayoral primary election; Detroit mayoral candidates head to primary with unclear responsibilities under city bankruptcy Written by Corey Williams
Will fast-food street protests in big cities help spur hike in minimum wage? Written by Sharon Cohen
Egypt says diplomacy has failed to resolve crisis Written by AYA BATRAWY
Jesse Jackson calls Morocco reforms the ‘Wave of the Future’ Written by George E. Curry
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

News

Dylann Roof sentenced to death for killing 9 church members

Dylann Roof sentenced to death for killing 9 church members

January 12, 2017  By Meg Kinnard and Jeffrey Collins  Associated Press  An unrepentant Dylann Roof was sentenced to death Tuesday January 10, for...

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Community

Lucas Museum to be built in Exposition Park

Lucas Museum to be built in Exposition Park

January 12, 2017  LAWT News Service  Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas thanked legendary filmmaker George Lucas for bringing his $1-billion Lucas Museum...

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Sports News

USC ‘Fights On’ to Win Rose Bowl

USC ‘Fights On’ to Win Rose Bowl

January 05, 2017 By Amanda Scurlock  Sports Writer   The 103rd Rose Bowl had all the excitement of a basketball game. Lead switches, shocking interceptions,...

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Arts & Culture

Legendary TV & Film Hairstylist Kenneth Walker shows no signs of stopping

Legendary TV & Film Hairstylist Kenneth Walker shows no signs of stopping

January 12, 2017  By Brittany K. Jackson  Contributing Writer  Recently, the Sentinel sat down in an exclusive interview with legendary hairstylist...

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