Prevent Long Hot Summer of Violence in America

May 23, 2019 

By Russell Simmons 

Exclusive to the NNPA Newswire 

 

Across the nation and throughout the world, millions of people are still morning the tragic and senseless killing of our... Read more...

‘Black Girl Magic’: Black Women Lawyers Freed 17 Inmates Serving Life Sentences, Receive Financing Assistance from Kim Kardashian

May 23, 2019 

By Stacy M. Brown 

NNPA Newswire Correspondent 

 

“Let’s pause here to give a little credit where credit is due. Freeing 17 prisoners – all of whom were serving life sentences... Read more...

Memorial Day: NNPA Celebrates Profiles in Courage 365 Days Each Year

May 23, 2019 

By Stacy M. Brown 

NNPA Newswire Correspondent 

 

Unlike Veterans Day, when we honor all who have served, Memorial Day is when Americans honor persons who have... Read more...

New Cellphone Video Deepens Concerns about Sandra Bland’s Death

May 23, 2019 

By Stacy M. Brown 

NNPA Newswire Correspondent 

 

Sandra Bland’s own cellphone video of her 2015 arrest in Texas has raised new questions about the evidence in the case and... Read more...

#JusticeForPamelaShantayTurner Trending after 44-Year-old Shot Five Times by Police Officer

May 23, 2019 

By Stacy M. Brown 

NNPA Newswire Correspondent 

 

The hashtag #JusticeForPam­elaShantayTurner is trending.

 

Unfortunately, the reason behind the popularity... Read more...

News

Harris Continues Presidential Kick Off in Los Angeles

Harris Continues Presidential Kick Off in Los Angeles

May 23, 2019  By Jennifer Bihm  Contributing Writer    City and county elected officials, plus hundreds of Angelenos gathered at Los Angeles Southwest...

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Community

Los Angeles City Council Declares May 21 John Singleton Day

Los Angeles City Council Declares May 21 John Singleton Day

May 23, 2019  By City News Service    The City Council declared today as John Singleton Day in Los Angeles in honor of the late filmmaker, who was...

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Sports News

Carson and Palisades Share CIF Track Championship

Carson and Palisades Share CIF Track Championship

May 23, 2019  By Amanda Scurlock  Sports Writer    For the sixth consecutive year, the Carson Colts girls track team won the City Section title...

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Arts & Culture

Holder Indicted for Nipsey Hussle Killing

Holder Indicted for Nipsey Hussle Killing

May 23, 2019  By City News Service    A 29-year-old man pleaded not guilty today to a grand jury indictment charging him with the March 31 killing...

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