The Los Angeles City Council this week began debate of a bond measure and a parcel tax initiative that are both being proposed for the November ballot and are aimed at raising money to address the city’s homelessness problem.
Eleven-time Grammy-winning gospel singer Shirley Caesar this week received the 2,583rd star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in connection with her 50th anniversary as a solo artist.
The more I see the statistics relating to the so-called “Black Economy” and “Black Buying Power,” the more desperate my message becomes and the more insulted I feel.
The Los Angeles Sparks held a sneaker night in honor of legendary basketball coach Pat Summitt.
Hundreds of newspapers have disappeared in the last 15 years and readership is on the decline. No newspaper is immune from the migration of readership to online platforms, dwindling ad revenues, fragmented audiences and even reduced attention spans.
The Human Rights Campaign (HRC), a civil rights advocacy group and political lobbying organization for the LGBTQ community, showed support for the victims of the Orlando massacre by posting photos of the victims with their names and ages in each ...
When the southern African nation of the Republic of Botswana gained independence from Britain in 1966, it was ranked as the third poorest country in the world.
While triple-digit temperatures are normal for the summer in the Antelope Valley, Lancaster city officials want residents to stay cool and safe and offer timely tips for the hot weather.
A man walked into a Marine recruitment center on Tuesday and brandished what authorities believe was a fake gun.
The coroner's office this week released the name of a 22-year-old motorist killed in a two-vehicle crash in Agua Dulce.
A businessman hoping to reach the November runoff election in the race for a Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors seat expanded his lead over a state senator this week.
Authorities launched a search this week for a bikini-clad woman apparently caught stealing on surveillance video.
Former Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca has been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease. Baca, who admitted lying to federal investigators during an FBI probe of corruption in the jail system, is facing a six-month jail term when he will be ...
The BET Experience began its week-long activities with a kick-off concert at the Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza on June 18. The show, which was hosted by KJLH’s DJ Malski, featured vocal artist Monica, V. Bozeman, Bilal, Luke Jakes, and Tish ...
California Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones is urging federal officials to block the merger of health insurance giants Anthem Inc. and Cigna Corp., declaring the $54-billion deal anti-competitive and harmful to consumers.