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Hundreds Mark 25th Anniversary of Rodney King...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Twenty-five years ago, a jury acquitted four white police officers in the beating of Black motorist Rodney King, sparking looting...

‘LA 92’ Raises New Questions, Challenges Old...

Twenty-five years ago, Los Angeles erupted in violence after a white jury acquitted the four white cops who brutally beat Rodney King within an...

Main Ingredient Singer Cuba Gooding Sr., Father...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Cuba Gooding Sr., who sang the 1972 hit "Everybody Plays the Fool," has died. Authorities say the 72-year-old singer and father...

Kobe Bryant’s Last Road Game Ends as...

Kobe Bryant's last game on the road was a face-off with the Oklahoma City Thunder on Monday, as rapper Kendrick Lamar debuted a new...

5 Best Cities NBA Players Go to...

It's one thing to play in Utah for the Jazz. It's another thing to live there when the season is over. There are many...

9 Major Cities Experiencing a Shocking Level...

In the 1990s, Black Americans began moving in significant numbers to the South. This marked a reversal of the Great Migration, in which Blacks...

Little Leaguer Mo’ne Davis Steals Major League...

That Mo’ne Davis-Clayton Kershaw pitch off? Let’s call it a draw. Mo’ne, the Little League ace from Philadelphia, had confidently challenged Kershaw, the Dodgers ace...

Wells Fargo Denied Request to Dismiss LA...

A federal judge has denied Wells Fargo's latest bid to end a lawsuit brought by the Los Angeles city government accusing the bank of...

5 Cities That Produce The Most Successful...

Despite the moving and shaking that we may do, at the end of the day, we all want to "rep our city," and the...

Juan Orlando Hernandez Wins Honduras Election For...

Honduras the Nationalist Party candidate Juan Orlando Hernandez beat out eight other candidates to become the country's next president, despite his party's previously poor record...

Kash Delano Register: Wrongly Convicted, Released After...

In 1979, Brenda Anderson testified that a young man with whom she had gone to high school shot her elderly neighbor to death. Thirty-four...

LAPD Review of Dorner’s Termination and Manhunt...

The case of former Los Angeles Police Department Officer Christopher Dorner is not yet over, with LAPD Chief Charlie Beck announcing that an investigation...

San Diego Police Warn Citizens of Racial...

The San Diego Police Department has warned citizens that its officers may employ racial profiling tactics in the search for suspected murderer Christopher Dorner. Sgt....

Pan African Film Festival Gets Underway Tonight...

The 21st annual Pan African Film & Arts Festival opens tonight with Vipaka (its LA premiere) - the Southern, gothic, psychological thriller that stars Forest Whitaker, Anthony Mackie, Sanaa Lathan, Nicole Ari...

Atlanta Under Pressure to Build New Stadium...

 As Falcons owner Arthur Blank and government officials are pushing a new downtown Atlanta retractable-roof stadium for the team, reports have surfaced that the...

Three Face Racial Violence Charges For Attack...

Three suspects have been arrested for an alleged race-based attack on a black family in Compton, Calif. Two men and a teenage boy of...

LAPD Collects Over 1,000 Guns During Holiday...

The day after Christmas is prime day people to return unwanted gifts, but in Los Angeles, citizens were also able to return their guns...

Cee Lo Green Being Investigated for Sexual...

Cee Lo Green is denying that he committed sexual battery against a woman at a restaurant in Los Angeles, according to a report by...

Details of Prince Secret, Surprise Show in...

Prince played a surprise show in Los Angeles on Thursday night -- and Billboard correspondent DJ Skee was there. Below, his inside look at...

‘Now Dig This!’: New York’s MoMA PS1...

On first glance, some may wonder why MoMA PS1, a New York contemporary art museum, has just opened a historical exhibition of art from...