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Publisher’s Photo of the Day: “The Godfather of Black music”

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Community Based Treatment, Not Jail Replacement: A New Plan of Care for LA County

In response to Federal investigations of the poor conditions within LA County Jails, and the increase of imprisoned people with mental illnesses which has now reached 70 percent of the jail population, Supervisors of LA County planned to vote February 12th on a new “Mental Health Jail,”...

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Bob Stoops Named XFL Head Coach Of Dallas Team

The XFL today announced that Bob Stoops, the winningest head coach in University of Oklahoma history, has been named head coach and general manager of the XFL team in Dallas. The post Bob Stoops Named XFL Head Coach Of Dallas Team appeared first on Los Angeles Sentinel.

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Ninety minutes before tipoff, the word had gotten out that LeBron James would make his return to the hardwood for the first time since Christmas. The post LeBron James returns after missing 17-games; helps beat Clippers 123-120 in Overtime appeared first on Los Angeles Sentinel.

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Barry Brewer was born and raised on the South Side of Chicago; Barry Brewer began his comedic career in 2001. He has since traveled the country and abroad performing at the nation’s top comedy clubs and colleges. The post Comedian Barry Brewer’s One Hour Special Set to Bring Gut Busting Laughs...

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WATCH: MSNBC Goes One on One with Rep. Ocasio-Cortez

In an exclusive TV interview after introducing the Green New Deal, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) joins MTP Daily to discuss her efforts to combat climate change, The post WATCH: MSNBC Goes One on One with Rep. Ocasio-Cortez appeared first on Los Angeles Sentinel.

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WATCH: Nina Turner Discusses How 400 Years Later Racism is Still in the “DNA” of the United States with the Recent Virginia Scandals

CNN commentator Nina Turner argues that recent blackface scandals in politics are not a result or in relation to President Trump, but that racism is in the “DNA” The post WATCH: Nina Turner Discusses How 400 Years Later Racism is Still in the “DNA” of the United States with the Recent...

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WATCH: Kevin Durant Opens Up About his New ESPN Series, College Program and Championships

The basketball legend opens up about “The Boardroom,” which looks at the evolution of business inside the sports industry. The post WATCH: Kevin Durant Opens Up About his New ESPN Series, College Program and Championships appeared first on Los Angeles Sentinel.

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Photo of the Day: Jay Z and Beyonce Give us Black Grammy Love

Beyonce and Jay Z at the Roc Nation Brunch in Los Angeles for Grammy week. Beyonce Instagram The post Photo of the Day: Jay Z and Beyonce Give us Black Grammy Love appeared first on Los Angeles Sentinel.

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WATCH: Jay Z’s Roc Nation Brunch is Now the Hottest Event During Grammy Week

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Michael Jackson Estate: New film Violates Channel Standards as HBO Plans to Air Controversial Film

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Michael Jackson estate has sent a letter to the U.K.’s Channel 4 warning that a documentary on two men who accuse the singer of molesting them as boys violates the network’s programming guidelines. The post Michael Jackson Estate: New film Violates Channel Standards as...

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California Governor Newsom to Withdraw Guard Troops at Border, Affront of Trumps Description of an Immigration Crisis

California Gov. Gavin Newsom / Donald Trump SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California Gov. Gavin Newsom plans Monday to withdraw several hundred National Guard troops from the state’s southern border with Mexico in defiance of the Trump administration’s request for support from border states. The...

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Lt. Governor of Virginia Justin Fairfax Says He Won’t Step Down, Plans to Impeach Him Slows Down

Justin Fairfax courtesy photo RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — An effort to launch the impeachment of Virginia’s top black elected official was set aside on Monday and Gov. The post Lt. Governor of Virginia Justin Fairfax Says He Won’t Step Down, Plans to Impeach Him Slows Down appeared first on Los...

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Indie Night is an example of what a diverse Hollywood may someday resemble if programs like this, stick. The festival doesn’t boast of being a Black thing but there is a high focus on multi-ethnic stories. The post Black Film Vets Mentor to New Creatives at Indie Night appeared first on Los...

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Michelle Obama Hits the Grammy Stage with a Group of Pop Icons

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Grammy Awards kicked off Sunday with a group of powerful women, including Michelle Obama and Lady Gaga, describing the role of music in their lives — a display that came a year after female voices were somewhat muted at the 2018 ceremony. The post Michelle Obama Hits the...

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Bishop L.D. Williams Former Pastor of Baptist Church of the New Covenant in Norwalk has Died

Bishop L.D. Williams passed this morning according to several sources. Bishop Williams learned much from Dr. Thomas Kilgore, Pastor E.V. Hill and the Rev. Dr. Cecil ‘Chip’ Murray.   The post Bishop L.D. Williams Former Pastor of Baptist Church of the New Covenant in Norwalk has Died appeared...

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