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March 6, 2020
Visionary founder of The Diaspora Dialogues Koshie Mills is bringing together hundreds of black women from around the world to celebrate sisterhood at the 3rd Annual International Women of Power Luncheon in Los Angeles hosted by Comedian, ... read more »
Rep. Waters on Desus & Mero: ‘I’ve Got the Gavel & I Know How to Use It’
February 20, 2020
Rep. Waters and the hosts of “Desus & Mero” on Showtime, Desus Nice and the Kid Mero. (Photo courtesy of Showtime) Tonight, Congresswoman Maxine Waters (CA-43) will appear as a guest on the Showtime series “Desus & ... read more »
Ja’net DuBois, ‘Good Times’ Star, Dies at 74
February 18, 2020
Ja’net DuBois was found dead on Tuesday,  ...  reports. She was 74. A cause of death was not immediately given and her family told TMZ that Dubois hadn’t complained of any pain or illness in the days leading up to her death. ... read more »
TEC Leimert Launches an Innovative Social Media Training and Internship Program for Youth in South Los Angeles
February 16, 2020
Los Angeles – TEC Leimert, the fastest-growing tech-based nonprofit in South Los Angeles, announces its latest initiative to address limited access to career opportunities in the creative industry for students in underserved Los Angeles communities in South Los Angeles. ... read more »
February 12, 2020
The new fiscal budget by President Donald J. Trump ignores the needs of working-class Americans and reduces funding for healthcare and social safety net programs.  The ... ... read more »
Gianna Bryant, 13, was going to carry on a basketball legacy
January 29, 2020
Courtesy Photo: Gianna Maria Onore Bryant She had next. Her name was Gianna Maria Onore Bryant. The world, now and forever, knows her as Gigi. Her dad, ... read more »
‘He was special’: The NBA Tributes Continue for Kobe Bryant
January 29, 2020
MIAMI (AP) — In Philadelphia, Joel Embiid paid tribute to Kobe Bryant by wearing one of his jersey numbers. Brooklyn’s Spencer Dinwiddie and Orlando’s Terrence Ross are showing their respect by no longer doing so. ... read more »
Rep. Waters Statement on the Death of Kobe and Gianna Bryant
January 28, 2020
LOS ANGELES — Congresswoman Maxine Waters (CA-43), Chairwoman of the House Financial Services Committee, issued the following statement on the death of NBA legend and beloved Los Angeles Lakers icon, ... read more »
City Councilman Herb Wesson Statement on the Death of Kobe Bryant, Daughter Gianna, and Seven Others
January 28, 2020
The following statement is from Los Angeles City Council President Emeritus Herb Wesson on the death of Laker legend Kobe Bryant, his daughter Gianna and seven others: “We are all devastated at the news of the tragic deaths of Laker legend Kobe Bryant, ... read more »
Black-ish Star Marsai Martin to be Honored by HBCU Spelman College’s Alumnae Association in Los Angeles
January 28, 2020
Courtesy Photo: Marsai Martin (LOS ANGELES, CA) – 15-year old producer, entrepreneur, and award-winning actor Marsai Martin (Black-ish, Little) is among the honorees for the National Alumnae Association of Spelman College – ... read more »
Kobe Bryant Left Deep Legacy in LA Sports, Basketball World
January 27, 2020
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kobe Bryant inspired a generation of basketball players worldwide with sublime skills and an unquenchable competitive fire. He earned Los Angeles’ eternal adoration during his two decades as the fierce soul of the beloved Lakers, ... read more »
Bryant’s Chopper Crashed in Fog that Grounded Other Aircraft
January 27, 2020
Courtesy Photo CALABASAS, Calif. (AP) — The helicopter carrying Kobe Bryant and eight others that crashed in the rugged hills outside Los Angeles was flying in foggy weather considered dangerous enough that local police departments had grounded their choppers. ... read more »
BREAKING NEWS: Kobe’s Daughter Gianna Maria Onore Dies with Bryant in Helicopter Crash
January 26, 2020
Kobe’s daughter Gianna Maria Onore — aka GiGi — was also on board the helicopter and died in the crash … reps for Kobe tell TMZ Sports. ... read more »
Kobe Bryant Dies in Helicopter Crash
January 26, 2020
CALABASAS, Calif. (AP) — Kobe Bryant was killed in a helicopter crash in Calabasas on Sunday morning,  ... . Reports say he was on board with at least three other people at the time the private helicopter went down. ... read more »
January 17, 2020
The Tournament of Roses also announced the 2020-2021 leadership and organizational structure. Tournament of Roses Vice President Craig L. Washington, who has been a volunteer member since 2000, ... read more »

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