Columnists Earl Ofari Hutchinson Opinion

THE HUTCHINSON REPORT: The Kobe Bryant I choose to remember

“Our responsibility is more than putting a ball in a basket.” — Kobe Bryant My two greatest enduring and life-affirming memories of Kobe Bryant have absolutely nothing to do with basketball. There will be plenty of hashing and rehashing of his legendary NBA exploits in the mountain of tributes and remembrances of him. The first Read More…

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Daily Briefing: December 9, 2019,

ENTERTAINMENT Rapper Juice Wrld, died Dec. 8 after suffering a seizure at Chicago Midway airport.  According to TMZ, the 21-year-old Chicago rapper died shortly after being rushed to the hospital. Wrld, born Jarad Anthony Higgins, broke out last year with his hit “Lucid Dreams.” Rappers who honored the artist on social media include Drake, Chance Read More…

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L.A. challenges are discussed at Renewal Summit

LOS ANGELES — Policy makers and civic leaders discussed what it will take to ensure greater quality of life and opportunity for residents in Los Angeles at a renewal summit coordinated by The Atlantic magazine Nov. 21 at L.A. Live. The Renewal Summit is a traveling think tank that has visited Phoenix, Pittsburgh, Seattle, New Read More…