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Ducks defensemen Cam Fowler, Kevin Shattenkirk reach milestone together

ANAHEIM — Cam Fowler and Kevin Shattenkirk first met in the summer of 2008, at a Team USA camp for the upcoming World Junior Championship. They were teenagers at the time, hoping to make a good impression on the coaching staff. Days, weeks and years passed and they became good friends, golfing buddies, Olympians, de…

USC men’s basketball falls to Utah as Trojans enter free fall

Remember way back last week, when USC men’s basketball was off to its best start in 47 years? What a distant recollection that seems now. Since, the 19th-ranked Trojans have lost three of four, including Saturday’s 71-61 defeat to Utah, the first time USC has lost consecutive games this year, and the mos…

Respond to the homicide crisis by meeting the needs of our hurting communities

By Tinisch Hollins and Aqeela Sherrills A small but influential group within the Los Angeles law enforcement community is perpetrating fraud upon the people of their county. This vocal faction of the region’s prosecutors and police are hoping to reverse years of successful, popular reforms with false claims that the…
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Briefly: Dave Roberts Becomes Second Black Manager to Win the World Series; Iyanla Vanzant’s, ‘Fix My Life’ Series on OWN is Coming to an End; Netflix Set to Premiere New Gospel Series Executively Produced by Pharrell Williams…

Dave Roberts Becomes Second Black Manager to Win the World Series Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent The Los Angeles Dodgers are the champions of baseball in large part because of a masterful managerial job by Dave Roberts, who becomes just the second African American skipper to win t…
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Michael Jordan Forms NASCAR Team, Secures Bubba Wallace as Driver

Staff             Basketball legend Michael Jordan is the newest NASCAR team owner. The 57-year-old will oversee a NASCAR Cup Series team with the only Black, NASCAR top racer, Bubba Wallace, as a featured driver. Jordan will be the majority owner while NASC…


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