Los Angeles

(HOUSTON) A Houston school district officer reportedly fires shots at Barbara Jordan High School after two burglary suspects rush him with their vehicle. The incident happened in the school parking lot at 5800 Eastex Freeway, around 8:26 a.m. Thursday morning. The officer saw two people suspected of breaking into a vehicle and pursued the suspects. The officer […]

The Jacksons and New Edition will perform together during the BET Awards weekend this year, Stephen Hill, Director of Music Programming and Specials, told the Tom…

Katherine Jackson and the King of Pop’s offspring are headed to court this morning as the family of the befallen singer seek damages in his death. The family seeks more than $40 billion in their lawsuit against AEG.  The question at the center of the trial: Was Michael Jackson, who battled an “intense and decades-long […]

Preston Carter (pictured) plowed into a group of parents and children who were congregating outside of a Los Angeles elementary school on Wednesday. The centenarian seriously injured…

According to the AP, a 100 year old man running into an 11 year old school student is something you just don’t see every day.  Matter of fact, most, if not all 100 years NEVER drive to begin with. http://www.blackamericaweb.com/news/top-news/100-year-old-driver-hits-11-near-la-school  

According to the AP, Katherine Jackson needs plenty of rest but no one knows about her whereabouts.  So where is she?  Is she ‘really’ ok? http://www.blackamericaweb.com/entertainment/entertainment-news/sheriff-katherine-jackson-safe-family

via: news92fm.com Stanford star Nnemkadi Ogwumike was selected with the No. 1 pick in the WNBA draft by the Los Angeles Sparks on Monday.   Ogwumike attended Cypress Fairbanks High School and led them to a 5A State Championship in her senior season. In high school, Ogwumike was named a WBCA All-American. She participated in […]

Black people everywhere are in an uproar and have something to say about the two white men in L.A. who called singer Whitney Houston a “crack ho” on the radio.   Most have never heard of John and Ken, but there are talks in Los Angeles about having a Day of Protest against the show and […]

With the sudden passing of Heavy D yesterday in Los Angeles, the Hip-Hop community is heartbroken over the loss of one of its crown jewels. Heavy D, real name Dwight Arrington Myers, was rushed to an L.A. hospital around noon yesterday and was pronounced dead at 1 p.m. While many new Hip-Hop heads don’t remember much of […]

When she’s not dancing with her fellow stars, singer-actress Brandy is helping to brighten the day of an ailing teen from her hometown of McComb, Mississippi. http://www.blackamericaweb.com/?q=articles/entertainment/gossip/23059

There are varying reports of a 5.7-5.9 earthquake that has just hit the Los Angeles Area. There are reports that the earthquake shook buildings in downtown L.A. http://cdn1.newsone.com/external/js/gallery/583885//

SAN FRANCISCO – Harold Voelker tucked away the pink slip and memories of his prized 1956 Ford F-100 pickup after it was stolen in 1972 in Los Angeles. Both were dusted off when authorities told Voelker they had found the vehicle in Modesto — 38 years after it went missing. “I go to car shows […]