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$50 million damage claim filed in custody death 

From City News Service LOS ANGELES — Relatives of Keenan Anderson, a Black man who went into cardiac arrest and died earlier this month after...

Paradegoers reflect on life, legacy of MLK

By Shirley Hawkins Contributing Writer SOUTH LOS ANGELES — As the sky cleared of rain and the sun broke through the clouds Jan. 16, spectators attending...

Residents ‘fed up’ with LAPD killings

By Ray Richardson Contributing Writer LOS ANGELES — Community activists are not optimistic that the Los Angeles Police Department will make significant changes in how officers...

Remembering a Dreamer

By Shirley Hawkins Contributing Writer LOS ANGELES — Adrian Dove, the chairman of the Kingdom Day Parade that will be held Jan. 16 in honor of...

Relative of BLM founder dies in LAPD custody

Wave Staff and Wire Reports VENICE — The cousin of Back Lives Matter co-founder Patrice Cullors died in the custody of Los Angeles police Jan....

Netflix documentary tells story of last U.S. slave ship

By Anita Bennett Contributing Writer HOLLYWOOD — A new Netflix documentary is now streaming about the legacy of 110 African captives transported on the last known...

Kingdom Day Parade returns Jan. 16 after two years

By Shirley Hawkins Contributing Writer SOUTH LOS ANGELES — Thousands of spectators are expected to line the streets of South Los Angeles Jan. 16  when the...

$20 MILLION BUYOUT: County to buy back beachfront property

By Ray Richardson Contributing Writer LOS ANGELES — The four remaining descendants of Charles and Willa Bruce, the Black couple who were stripped of their Bruce’s...

Vote to pay embattled councilman criticized

Wave Wire Services LOS ANGELES — New City Controller Kenneth Mejia defended the decision of his predecessor, Ron Galperin, to strip the pay of suspended...

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