Serra Honors Legacy of Late Basketball Coach Dwan Hurt

December 01, 2016 

By Amanda Scurlock 

Sports Writer 

Serra High School basketball coach and dean of students Dwan Hurt passed away on Friday November 25. Hurt was going into his 28th year of coaching... Read more...

Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson Celebrates his Heritage with ‘Moana’

December 01, 2016 

Zon D’Amour 

Contributing Writer 

To say that Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson is “busy” is an understatement. The former athlete’s career has transcended his days as a WWE... Read more...

U.S. Senators demand study on Federal Advertising in Black-owned Media

December 01, 2016 

By Stacy M. Brown 

NNPA Newswire Contributor 

Five U.S. Senators have joined the fight for accountability in the federal government’s advertising practices – or lack thereof... Read more...

Common, Patti LaBelle to headline free ‘Keep the Promise’ Concert & March in L.A.; Celebrate World AIDS Day as AHF Goes ‘AROUND THE GLOBE IN A DAY’

November 24, 2016 

LAWT News Service 

AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF), recently announced their Around the Globe in a Day initiative, a series of events across the world to commemorate World AIDS Day and continue... Read more...

The Layers of a Black Man; Cal State Northridge students examine and present the activism, triumphs and ­challenges of black men.

November 24, 2016 

By Niele Anderson 

Contributing Writer 

California State University North­ridge (CSUN) recently held its 8th Bi-Annual Men of Color Enquiry and Student Research Poster Session.... Read more...

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Stop The Presses: Few Endorsements Making Headlines In Black Newspapers Written by Erick Johnson
Funeral services pending for former LAPD Chief Willie Williams; Williams was the first black chief of the Los Angeles Police Department in the aftermath of the 1992 L.A. Riots Written by City News Service
A decade later, cops plead guilty in Katrina bridge shooting Written by Associated Press
Hamilton stays on $10 bill; Tubman goes on $20 Written by MARTIN CRUTSINGER
Alleged Charleston church shooter trial delayed until 2017 Written by BRUCE SMITH
Bank of America supports local legend and national icon, Jackie Robinson; Danny Bakewell, Sr. selected to honor Robinson Legacy Written by Special to the LAWT
Family still looking for answers while burying woman who died in police custody Written by Jennifer Bihm
L.A. Watts Times Executive Publisher Danny Bakewell, Sr. chosen to throw 1st Pitch @ Dodgers game honoring Jackie Robinson Written by Dr. Valerie Wardlaw
L.A. Sentinel, L.A. Watts Times endorse Hahn for Supervisor Written by Staff and Wire Report
Racially biased code words used in NY housing case Written by LARRY NEUMEISTER
LAX security increased after Brussels attacks Written by City News Service
Ferguson City Council votes to accept DOJ reform deal Written by ALAN SCHER ZAGIER
Obama nominates Garland to high court, challenging GOP Written by KATHLEEN HENNESSEY
Possible Supreme Court pick would make history in many ways Written by Jessica Gresko
AG Lynch says she’s not interested in Supreme Court vacancy Written by LAWT News Service
Feds won’t charge NYC officer who killed unarmed teen Written by Jennifer Peltz and Michael Balsamo
Ferguson mayor: With costs clarified, DOJ agreement near Written by Jim Salter
AG Harris launches criminal investigation into Sheriff’s Department for Mitrice Richardson case Written by Staff and Wire Report
Guilty plea ends case of 2 slain Virginia college students Written by LARRY O'DELL
Harris wins California Democratic Party endorsement Written by Staff and Wire Report
Baltimore library chief tapped to lead Library of Congress Written by BEN NUCKOLS
As drought hammers countryside, many in Haiti go hungry Written by DAVID McFADDEN
Hall introduces legislation to create wage equality law Written by LAWT News Service
California’s attorney general: No interest in Supreme Court Written by Associated Press
City Council approves $1.87 billion homeless plan Written by Elizabeth Hsing-Huei Chou
Manhunt underway for baby killers Written by City News Service
Panel: LAPD justified in death of homeless black man Written by AMANDA LEE MYERS
Oldest death row inmate in Georgia, age 72, is executed Written by KATE BRUMBACK
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Pipeline protesters vow to stay camped on federal land

Pipeline protesters vow to stay camped on federal land

December 01, 2016  By JAMES MacPHERSON  Associated Press   Dakota Access oil pipeline protesters will not follow a government directive to leave...

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Watts Christmas Parade

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December 01, 2016  LAWT News Service    “Watts on Parade 2016: Celebrating the Season and the Legacy” is the theme for 51st Annual Watts Christmas...

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November 24, 2016  By BRAD PYE JR.  Contributing Writer  Notes, quotes and things picked up on the run from coast-to-coast and all the stops in between...

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December 01, 2016 Aries    March 21 – April 19  With the holiday season in full swing, you may feel too restless to focus on important things....

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