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Counterfeit Electronics Seized
Written by Sentinel News Service 27 August 2009
Counterfeit Electronics SeizedCNS--Federal agents at the Los Angeles/Long Beach port complex seized a large shipment of counterfeit electronic items from China, officials announced Tuesday.The shipment ... read more >>
President Obama's Remarks at the Medal of Freedom Ceremony
Written by Sentinel News Service 20 August 2009
President Barack Obama and Reverend Joseph LoweryPresident Barack Obama and Sidney PoitierPresident Barack Obama and Bishop Desmond TutuPhoto Credits: Rickey Brown for SentinelRickey Brown for SentinelREMARKS ... read more >>
Then a Hero Comes Along: GCEP Welcomes Allen & Crew
Written by Kenneth Miller (Managing Editor) 20 August 2009
                                    The Greater Crenshaw Educational Partnership (GCEP).Then A Hero ... read more >>
Back to School Festival Set for Sports Arena
Written by Kenneth Miller (Managing Editor) 20 August 2009
              Record attendance is anticipated for the 11th Annual Back to School Festival Saturday, August 22 at the Los Angeles Sports Arena.Back to School Festival ... read more >>
Following the Consent Decree
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Assistant Managing Editor) 20 August 2009
  Nat TrivesChief William BrattonFollowing the Consent DecreeIt has been hailed a milestone in reforming the LAPD, but is it? Some in the Black community are raising valid questions about the soundness ... read more >>
Rumors and Misinformation Dominate Discussion Over Health Care
Written by Xavier Higgs (Contributing Writer) 20 August 2009
Crowds express their opinion of the President's health carereform proposal. - Photo Credit: Xavier Higgs for SentinelRumors and Misinformation Dominate Discussion Over Health Care ReformBy Xavier HiggsSentinel ... read more >>
Iris Johnson-Bright Makers Her Transition
Written by Sentinel News Service 19 August 2009
Iris Johnson-BrightIris Johnson-Bright makes her transitionLegal Community Activist Social Justice Advocate?Longtime legal community activist and social justice advocate Iris Johnson-Bright, Esq. made ... read more >>
Making Crenshaw Magnificent Again
Written by Kenneth Miller ASSISTANT MANAGING EDITOR 14 August 2009
Jeff Joseph and Simone Santiel Making Crenshaw Magnificent Again   By Kenneth MillerSentinel Managing EditorCollege sweethearts Simone Santiel and Jeff Joseph return home to make ‘The Hood’ ... read more >>
NAACP Launches Support for ‘The Peoples Company’
Written by Sentinel News Service 14 August 2009
NAACP Launches Support for ‘The Peoples Company’ Sentinel Wire ServicesNational Board Member hails Petro America  An esteemed national board member of the National Association for the Advancement ... read more >>
NAACP Congratulates Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor
Written by Sentinel News Service 13 August 2009
NAACP Congratulates Supreme Court Justice Sonia SotomayorApplauds U.S. Senate for Confirming the Nation's First Latina Justice and Balancing the Supreme CourtThe NAACP issued the following statement on ... read more >>
Young Women Gain Global Business Leadership Experience
Written by Sentinel News Service 13 August 2009
Young Women Gain Global Business Leadership Experience Visit South Africa as Ann Fudge Scholars Five female collegiate scholars selected to join members of The Executive Leadership Council(r) in a once-in-a-lifetime ... read more >>
U. S. Commission on Civil Rights Must Be Replaced, Rights Leaders Say
Written by Sentinel News Service 13 August 2009
U. S. Commission on Civil Rights Must Be Replaced, Rights Leaders SayBy Hazel Trice EdneyNNPA Editor-in-ChiefThe 52-year-old U. S. Commission on Civil Rights, historically a leading force for overturning ... read more >>
Clunkers Bill gets $2 Billion More in Funding
Written by Dorothy Rowley (Special to the NNPA) 13 August 2009
Clunkers Bill gets $2 Billion More in FundingBy Dorothy RowleySpecial to the NNPA from the Afro-American NewspapersCongress has been praised for its recent passage of the Cash for Clunkers bill. This legislation ... read more >>
Congresswoman Watson introduces Gang Violence Reduction Legislation
Written by Sentinel News Service 13 August 2009
Rep. Diane E. Watson (D-33) announced a historic federal bill that she authored to improve gang intervention programs and prevent wasteful spending in the City of Los Angeles and across L.A. County.  ... read more >>
Congresswoman Waters Honored by Lawyers' Committee
Written by Sentinel News Service 13 August 2009
Congresswoman Waters Honored by Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law Award Recognizes Her Accomplishments as Distinguished Civil Rights Advocate Congresswoman Maxine Waters (D-CA) received the ... read more >>
Sen. Wright to Honor Teen Pilot
Written by Sentinel News Service 13 August 2009
Sen. Wright to Honor Teen PilotTwo pioneering African American teenage pilots from Compton, who learned how to fly at a Los Angeles inner city aeronautical program, will fly to Sacramento on Monday, August ... read more >>
Independent Investigation of Child Deaths Pending
Written by Sentinel News Service 13 August 2009
CNS--A county supervisor previewed his proposal for an independent investigation into the deaths of three children, each apparently the subject of reports to the Department of Children and Family Services."The ... read more >>
Michael Jackson Autopsy Completed
Written by Sentinel News Service 13 August 2009
CNS--The Los Angeles County Department of Coroner announced today that it has completed its investigation into Michael Jackson's death, but no details will be released at the behest of the Los Angeles ... read more >>
Bratton Replacement Process Underway
Written by Sentinel News Service 13 August 2009
CNS--The head of the city Personnel Department met privately Tuesday with some members of the Los Angeles Police Commission, officially beginning the process of finding a replacement for resigning Chief ... read more >>
Los Angeles Awarded $118 Million in Prop 1C Funds
Written by Sentinel News Service 13 August 2009
Infrastructure improvements, transit-oriented developments receive allocations While the California State Legislature passed its budget by raiding funds from local governments and redevelopment agencies, ... read more >>
Alpha Kappa Alpha Tees Off for Scholarships
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 13 August 2009
Rasheeda Garner of Alpha Kappa Alpha’s Tau Tau Chapter hit the greens to help the 20 Pearls Heritage Foundation raise scholarship money. Alpha Kappa Alpha tees off for scholarshipsBy Jason LewisSentinel ... read more >>

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Donna Brazile
Written by Yussuf Simmonds (Managing Editor) 13 August 2009
Donna BrazileBrazile takes chargeBrazile's MemoirsBrazile at workLegendsBy Yussuf J. SimmondsAssistant Managing Editor DONNA BRAZILE"The first African American woman to become campaign manager of a major ... read more >>
Daniel Julius Nash
Written by Sentinel News Service 13 August 2009
Daniel Julius NashDaniel Julius NashSunrise: November 2, 1915Sunset: July 28, 2009Daniel Julius Nash, born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana on November 2, 1915 passed away on July 28, 2009 following a brief illness. ... read more >>
In Loving Memory of Milner Rodriguez Fabre
Written by Sentinel News Service 13 August 2009
Milner Fabian Rodriguez FabreIn Loving Memory of Milner Rodriguez FabreMilner Fabian Rodriguez Fabre was born on January 27th, 1924 to the late Sindalous and Adelia Rodriguez. She was called to rest on ... read more >>
Pauline Doris Threats
Written by Sentinel News Service 13 August 2009
Willis D. CollierIn Loving Memory of Pauline Doris ThreatsJanuary 5, 1934 - July 28, 2009Pauline Doris Threats was the second of two children born to Leroy and Maggie Tate on January 5th, 1934, in Memphis, ... read more >>

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