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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Mandela’s wife thanks world for ‘love, generosity’ Written by JASON STRAZIUSO
Booker encounters bumps on possible path to Senate Written by ANGELA DELLI SANTI
2 out of 3 people face hunger as Haiti woes mount Written by TRENTON DANIEL
Summary of Supreme Court actions Written by LAWT News Service
Criminal justice leaders Harris, Birotte, Brown and Lacey honored Written by Xavier Higgs
Rediscovering history for the first time: Historian Rev. Dr. Samson “Skip” Alexander reveals historical image of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s funeral Written by Shonassee Shave
Israel to Deport African Migrants but Won’t Say to Where Written by LAWT News Service
Mississippi commemorates Evers’ civil rights work Written by EMILY WAGSTER PETTUS
SAfrica: Mandela ‘responding better to treatment’ Written by JASON STRAZIUSO
Challenges to phone records face legal obstacles Written by MARK SHERMAN
Obama's ATF nominee gets Senate hearing; Obama's ATF choice gets Senate hearing 5 months after nomination, 6 months after Newtown Written by Alicia a. Caldwell
A Fathers Reflection; One on One with Tracy Martin, father of slain Florida teen Trayvon Martin Written by Charlene Muhammad
Ethiopia: Nothing will stop Nile dam project; Ethiopia's leader: No one will stop Nile dam project despite Egypt's opposition Written by Kirubel Tadesse
Body of missing teacher found in Bayou; Former Long Beach Student Terrilynn Monette, discovered in New Orleans Written by Jennifer Bihm
Head of Black Mayors group urges accountability Written by George E. Curry
Rice named to National Security Advisor post Written by LAWT News Service
About 140 arrested in NC during NAACP protest Written by Chris Kardish
Review: Firing of ex-LAPD officer Dorner justified Written by TAMI ABDOLLAH
Activists push to limit solitary confinement for incarcerated youth Written by Charlene Muhammad
‘Dishwasher turned hero’: Charles Ramsey statue to be unveiled Written by LAWT News Service
‘Food Stamps’ cuts will hurt poor Black families Written by Freddie Allen
Wife: I'm sorry for trusting Pa. abortion doctor Written by MARYCLAIRE DALE
Black Mayors rally to reclaim their organization Written by George E. Curry
SAfrica: Mandela daughter talks about her father Written by CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA
Chicago man charged in slaying of 6-month-old girl Written by LAWT News Service
Eleven Year Old Killed Written by LAWT News Service
Retired Postman Wins Lottery For The Fourth Time Written by LAWT News Service
Deputy pleads not guilty to assault Written by LAWT News Service
The new consoles from Microsoft, Nintendo and Sony Written by BARBARA ORTUTAY
South Africa: Winnie Mandela forced auction flops Written by LAWT News Service

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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