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Grambling State Fires Doug Williams
Written by Sentinel News Services 12 September 2013
GRAMBLING, La. -- Grambling State fired coach Doug Williams on Wednesday after the Tigers (who were 1-10 last season) lost their first two games by a combined score of 71-19. The university said it ... read more >>
NBA'S LAMAR ODOM ARRESTED FOR DUI IN LOS ANGELES
Written by Sentinel Wire Services 30 August 2013
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Task Force Targets South Los Angeles Gang
Written by City News Service 29 August 2013
      Dozens of suspected members and associates of a South Los Angeles gang were behind bars on August 29 and facing drug and conspiracy charges following a series of early morning raids by police ... read more >>
Metro to Run Late Night Service on Sunday, Sept. 1
Written by Nicole Williams 28 August 2013
  August 28, 2013   Jon Ross Alexander/Marc LittmanMetro Media Relations213.922.3858/213.922.2700 metro.net/press/pressroom This email address is being protected from spambots. You ... read more >>
Egypt authorizes police use of deadly force
Written by Associated Press 15 August 2013
  CAIRO (AP) — Egyptian authorities on Thursday authorized police to use deadly force to protect themselves and key state institutions from attacks, after supporters of the deposed Islamist president ... read more >>
White House condemns violence in Egypt
Written by NEDRA PICKLER, Associated Press 14 August 2013
  EDGARTOWN, Mass. (AP) — The White House on Wednesday condemned the violence sweeping across Egypt, as well as the resumption of emergency law there, warning Egypt's military-backed interim government ... read more >>
Agents: 44 gunned down in Nigeria mosque
Written by HARUNA UMAR and MICHELLE FAUL 13 August 2013
  MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) — Suspected Islamic militants wearing army fatigues gunned down 44 people praying at a mosque in northeast Nigeria, while another 12 civilians died in an apparently simultaneous ... read more >>
Arrests, Rallies, and Death Mark Continued Hunger Strike in California’s Prisons
Written by Thandisizwe Chimurenga Sentinel Contributing Writer 08 August 2013
Concertina wire and a guard tower are seen at Pelican Bay State Prison near Crescent City, Calif. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli) Seven people were arrested on August 6 after chaining themselves to ... read more >>
Global travel warning: US cites al-Qaida threat
Written by BRADLEY KLAPPER, Associated Press 03 August 2013
\ AP Photo   WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States issued an extraordinary global travel warning to Americans Friday about the threat of an al-Qaida attack and closed down 21 embassies and consulates ... read more >>
Teen Group Sensation Identity4Pop to Perform for Sparks
Written by KENNETH MILLER Entertainment Editor 24 July 2013
Fans of the Los Angeles Sparks WNBA team will get a rare treat when they attend the game Thursday July 25th game at Staples Center when teen group sensation Identity4Pop performs. It will be an opportunity ... read more >>
Zimmerman Not Guilty, Nation in Outrage
Written by Sentinel News Service 12 July 2013
Acquittal of George Zimmerman sparks nationwide outrage, petitions and deeper investigations. On Friday, July 12, deliberations began on the sentencing of George Zimmerman in the shooting of 17-year ... read more >>
Ramona's Mexican Food Now Serving Crenshaw
Written by Kenneth Miller ASSISTANT MANAGING EDITOR 11 July 2013
Ramona's a Mexican food establishment that has been serving Southern California since 1947 will be opening a new location at 3728 Crenshaw Blvd. on Monday July 15. Known for its Sonoran family recipes ... read more >>
Rep. Waters and Rep. Bass Hail First Black Majority Whip
Written by KENNETH MILLER Assistant Managing Editor 10 July 2013
  Congressman William Gray III appears in front of the nation's Capitol Building in 1989. (Moneta Sleet, Jr./Ebony Collection via AP Images)  Former Rep. William Gray and longtime Philly pastor Succumbs Veteran ... read more >>
All-women jury chosen for George Zimmerman’s trial in fatal Trayvon Martin shooting
Written by Associated Press 20 June 2013
Tracy Martin, right, and Sybrina Fulton, center, parents of Trayvon Martin, arrive with their attorney Benjamin Crump for the George Zimmerman trial in Seminole circuit court in Sanford, Fla., Thursday, ... read more >>
It’s a New Day In Inglewood Dotson and Padilla Win Big
Written by KENNETH MILLER Assistant Managing Editor kenneth@lasentinel.net 12 June 2013
    Dotson, his family and staff Voters finally rid themselves of   Councilwoman Judy Dunlap     Inglewood voters ushered out an old era and brought in a new one when they overwhelmingly ... read more >>
Hallelujah! Leimert Park Will Have a Crenshaw Line Station
Written by KENNETH MILLER Assistant Managing Editor 24 May 2013
Mayor Villaraigosa, Sup. Ridley Thomas and Council Pres. Wesson stand together in celebration of African American Culture that Resonates in Leimert Park Village As the evangelical icon The Rev. Cecil ... read more >>
Eric Garcetti is L.A. Mayor Elect
Written by Kenneth Miller Asst. Managing Editor 23 May 2013
  Los Angeles City Councilman Eric Garcetti’s two-year campaign to become the next mayor became reality Tuesday when he defeated Controller Wendy Greuel in the most expensive race in city history. ... read more >>
New Poll Shows Greuel With Lead in Mayor Race
Written by Kenneth Miller Asst. Managing Editor 10 May 2013
As the runoff for the May 21st Los Angeles City race for Mayor nears a new poll released this week indicates that Controller Wendy Greuel with a slim one point lead over City Councilman Eric Garcetti. A ... read more >>
‘TASTE OF A TASTE OF SOUL’ TO DEBUT AS PART OF THE BET EXPERIENCE AT L.A. LIVE JUNE 28-30
Written by LA Sentinel News Service 17 April 2013
    The BET Experience at L.A. LIVE just got a little tastier with the addition of ‘Taste of A Taste of Soul.’.  Everyone is encouraged to bring their appetites to BET Experience at L.A. ... read more >>
2 killed as 2 bombs explode at Boston Marathon
Written by Jimmy Golen, Associated Press 15 April 2013
(AP Photo)   BOSTON (AP) — Two bombs exploded near the finish line of the Boston Marathon on Monday, killing two people and injuring at least 23 others in a terrifying scene of broken glass, ... read more >>
Magic Johnson Rallies Black Leadership for Wendy Greuel
Written by Kenneth Miller, Assistant Managing Editor 28 March 2013
  Controller Wendy Greuel stands endorsed by a number of African American leaders, officials and notables including Earvin ‘Magic’ Johnson, Rev. Dr. Cecil “Chip” Murray, actress Anne Marie ... read more >>
Mark Ridley-Thomas Endorses Wendy Greuel
Written by Seema Mehta 25 March 2013
Los Angeles County Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas on Sunday endorsed Wendy Greuel to become the city's next mayor.   "As I have watched the election unfold, I have become convinced that the candidate ... read more >>
Sheriff: Ex-cop Dorner died from gunshot to head
Written by Associated Press 16 February 2013
SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (AP) — Fugitive ex-cop Christopher Dorner killed himself as the cabin he was barricaded inside caught fire following a shootout with officers, police revealed Friday while also ... read more >>
Burned Remains ID'd As Fugitive Ex-Cop Dorner
Written by Tami Abdollah and Haven Daley, Associated Press 15 February 2013
      BIG BEAR LAKE, Calif. (AP) — Officials said Thursday that the burned remains found in a California mountain cabin have been positively identified as fugitive former police officer Christopher ... read more >>
Christopher Dorner Manifesto: Not only do I believe it, but I lived it
Written by Jasmyne A. Cannick 13 February 2013
Brian Bentley, ex-LAPD officer speaks out about the LAPD, racism, and Christopher Dorner Brian Bentley poses as he is interviewed in South Los Angeles regarding the Christopher Dorner situation.  ... read more >>

 

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