Breanna Clark’s Journey to the Gold Medal in Rio

February 23, 2017 

By Amanda Scurlock 

Sports Writer 

Olympic silver medalist Rosalyn Clark usually brings her daughter, Breanna when she visits Trinity Elementary School for the ‘Ready, Set, Gold!’... Read more...

Black Girl Magic: ‘Hidden Figures’ Outshines ‘La La Land’ at U.S. Box Office

February 23, 2017 

By Lauren Victoria Burke 

NNPA Newswire Contributor

  Looks like the myth that Black films can't make big money in Hollywood is about to become a thing of the past.

 

In... Read more...

Los Angeles Southwest College to host Manchild Conference on February 25; Conference will offer self-help strategies to support and motivate all community members

February 23, 2017 

LAWT News Service 

Los Angeles Southwest College will host the annual Manchild Conference on February 25 that will provide attendees with strategies to help support and motivate... Read more...

Black Women’s Forum celebrates Black History Month with Founder and Special Guest Congresswoman Maxine Waters

February 23, 2017 

By Shonassee Shaver 

Contributing Writer 

Over 50 people gathered and loaded two buses February 18 at the Black Women’s Forum office to attend the foundation’s latest community... Read more...

Dean Eugene M. Deloatch: the man who created an army of Black Engineers

February 16, 2017 

By Darlene Aderoju 

Howard University News Service 

Most people have never heard of Eugene M. DeLoatch, but all over the world, they have seen the fruits of his labor, across the... Read more...

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No end to Afghan war: Obama slows US withdrawal Written by JOSH LEDERMAN
Feds open civil rights investigation in Louisiana shooting Written by Mike Kunzelman and Melinda Deslatte
Family still seeks answers in inmate death after 80 days Written by Kimberlee Buck
Famed L.A. photographer Bill Jones dead at 83 Written by Staff and Wire Report
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Californians for Energy Independence and the Los Angeles Urban League encourage high school students to pursue jobs in the energy industry Written by LAWT News Service
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‘Grim Sleeper’ recommended for Death Penalty Written by Kimberlee Buck
2016 California Primary Election Results Written by Kimberlee Buck
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Zimmerman’s gun sold for a quarter million Written by Staff and Wire Report
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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
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Hamilton stays on $10 bill; Tubman goes on $20 Written by MARTIN CRUTSINGER
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News

Trump and the Black Caucus plan to meet for the first time

Trump and the Black Caucus plan to meet for the first time

February 23, 2017  By Lauren Victoria Burke  NNPA Newswire Contributor  Following a bizarre exchange with American Urban Radio Networks White House...

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Community

South L.A. says No to Measure S; Measure S would block the jobs, economic development and affordable housing South LA needs and demands—just as revitalization is taking off

South L.A. says No to Measure S; Measure S would block the jobs, economic development and affordable housing South LA needs and demands—just as revitalization is taking off

February 23, 2017  LAWT News Service   South Los Angeles recently elected and community leaders stood together at the site of 150 units of affordable...

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Sports News

National Sports Beat

National Sports Beat

February 16, 2017  By Brad Pye Jr.  Sports Editor Emeritus  Notes, quotes and things picked up on the run from coast to-coast and all the stops in...

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Arts & Culture

Judge tosses defamation suit against Bill Cosby

Judge tosses defamation suit against Bill Cosby

February 23, 2017  By Stacy M. Brown  NNPA Newswire Contributor  Last week, a federal judge in Massachusetts struck down a defamation suit against...

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