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Mayor, chief meet with president on police shootings

WASHINGTON — Mayor Eric Garcetti and Police Chief Charlie Beck were among city and law enforcement leaders from across the nation at a meeting with President Barack Obama in Washington, D.C., July 13 to discuss efforts to build bridges between communities and law enforcement agencies following a recent rash of violence. “Not only are there Read More…

Columnists Earl Ofari Hutchinson Opinion

THE HUTCHINSON REPORT: Still much ado about Hillary’s emails

I said from day one that the email flap with Hillary Clinton was much ado about nothing. The FBI announcement that there will be no criminal charges against Clinton July 5 was pure anti-climax. There weren’t going to be. Yet, Republican presidential contender Donald Trump was so happy he couldn’t jump high enough when Bill Read More…

Columnists Earl Ofari Hutchinson Opinion

THE HUTCHINSON REPORT: Senate is key to the 2016 election

Here are two scenarios for Jan. 20, 2017. That’s the first day on the job for the 45th president of the United States. Scenario one. President Bernie Sanders or Hillary Clinton, unlike President Barack Obama on his first day on the job, are faced with a Republican-controlled House and a Republican-controlled Senate. That’s a GOP Congress Read More…