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Black Lives Matter demonstrates outside Hollywood Walgreens

HOLLYWOOD — Sherlyn Haynes’ only child, Christopher DeAndre Mitchell, was killed by a Torrance police officer weeks before Christmas. On the evening of Dec. 23, Haynes held a poster with Mitchell’s picture at a rally with hundreds of protesters led by Black Lives Matter Los Angeles in Hollywood. “It’s like I’m dying inside,” Haynes said Read More…

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Popular Crenshaw mural defaced by swastikas

  CRENSHAW — The Los Angeles Police Department will conduct a community meeting concerning the vandalism of a Crenshaw Boulevard mural will be held at 6:30 p.m. Dec. 7 on the first floor of the Kaiser Permanente Baldwin Hills Community Room, 3782 W. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Speakers will include City Councilman Marqueece Harris-Dawson, Read More…

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‘I condemn all acts of terror’: Walters

By Dorany Pineda Contributing Writer LOS ANGELES — U.S. Rep. Maxine Waters unequivocally condemned “any and all acts of violence and terror” Oct. 24 as federal officials continued to investigate a string of potentially explosive packages found in various locations in the Eastern United States. Waters, D-Los Angeles, was informed by U.S. Capitol Police that Read More…