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Bill Cosby Found Guilty on All Counts
April 26, 2018
Bill Cosby has been found guilty of drugging and molesting a woman in the first big celebrity trial of the #MeToo era. ... read more »
Student Athlete of the Week: Christian Doss
April 26, 2018
Although his time on the court was limited, senior guard Christian Doss continued to help the King/Drew Golden Eagles win a City Section title ... read more »
Syracuse fraternity permanently expelled over racist video
April 26, 2018
Syracuse University announced Saturday that it has permanently expelled a fraternity over an offensive video that fraternity members say was intended as satire.  ... read more »
Two African Americans appointed to the California Complete Count Committee for the 2020 Census 
April 26, 2018
Two African-Americans have been appointed to the California Complete Count Committee for the 2020 federal census. ... read more »
Wells Fargo Increases Its Commitment to Black Homebuyers
April 26, 2018
In 2017, Wells Fargo announced a commitment to create 250,000 African American homeowners by 2027. In addition to lending $60 billion for home purchases over that 10-year period, the banking giant has committed to increase the diversity of its sales team, particularly African American home mortgage consultants. ... read more »
Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Takes Over Long Beach
April 26, 2018
“Building The Bond of Friendship Through Social and Economic Empowerment”  ... read more »
 Ungrateful Negroes! Black Non-Voters Spit in the Face of an Entire Generation of Heroes 
April 26, 2018
NNPA Newswire Contributor Jeffrey Boney talks about the sacrifices that Black and White civil rights activists have made to secure voting rights for Blacks.  ... read more »
Jury Deliberations Begin in Cosby Trial
April 26, 2018
Statute of Limitations Looms over Prosecutor’s Timeline ... read more »
California schools are failing the vast majority of students
April 26, 2018
Close your eyes for a moment. Imagine if only one in six African-American students in an entire state could read at grade level. Imagine if fewer than one in five Latino students were performing at grade level in math. Imagine if less than one third of students were proficient in either subject. Would you be outraged?  ... read more »
Civil Rights Town Hall Focuses on Financial State of Black Angelenos
April 26, 2018
The town hall provided an opportunity to discuss relevant issues with a variety of experts and leaders. The event featured keynote speaker Valeisha Butterfield Jones of Google, as well as a panel discussion with Lori R. Gay, brand strategist, Sheila Coates, financial psychologist, Anita R. Johnson, AARP California’s associate state director for multicultural outreach, Jennifer L. Hopson and urban planning scholar Andre Comandon. NABJ – LA Vice President Jarrett Hill served as emcee and moderator. ... read more »
Independent School Alliance Continues Raising Youth to Higher Heights 
April 26, 2018
The Impact Awards Gala was attended by the who’s who of Hollywood and raised an impressive amount to continue supporting L.A. youth.  ... read more »
The NNPA Journalism Fellowship Open to all HBCUs
April 26, 2018
The National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA), in partnership with Chevrolet, recently announced that the 2018 Discover The Unexpected (DTU) Journalism Fellowship will now accept applications from communications and journalism students attending any one of the Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) across the country. ... read more »
Los Angeles Football Club (LAFC) Unveils World-Class Football Stadium in South L.A.
April 26, 2018
Last Wednesday, April 18, the Los Angeles Football Club (LAFC) and its partners made history with the unveiling of Banc of California Stadium, the home venue for LA’s newest sports franchise. ... read more »
NAUW South Bay Branch Annual Spotlight on Youth
April 26, 2018
Youth take center stage once again with spoken word, dance and musical solos. ... read more »
Dorsey HS Launches Local ‘March For Our Lives’ Chapter
April 26, 2018
Both Bradford and Bass will continue working together to help the students at Dorsey High School connect with the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students in Parkland, Fl. To continue their efforts, the group has plans to work with the Los Angeles School Police Association to organize a student exchange journey with the high school founders of the March For Our Lives and the #NeverAgain movements.  ... read more »
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