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What L.A. Groups Want in Their Sheriff's Civilian Oversight

What L.A. Groups Want in Their Sheriff’s Civilian Oversight

by Julianne Hing on March 26 2015, 3:00PM

Dignity and Power Now weighs in as planning gets underway.

Topics: Criminal Justice, /NOW

ICYMI: The Worst Point from Deadline's Racist Article

ICYMI: The Worst Point from Deadline’s Racist Article

by Qimmah Saafir on March 26 2015, 2:20PM

Writer Nellie Andreeva needs a prayer circle.

Topics: Arts & Culture

10-Year-Old Lemonade Maven Makes It on 'Shark Tank'

10-Year-Old Lemonade Maven Makes It on ‘Shark Tank’

by Qimmah Saafir on March 26 2015, 1:55PM

When life handed Mikaila Ulmer lemons, she made lemonade—literally.

Topics: Arts & Culture, Schools & Youth

Jay Z Now the Owner of Tidal Streaming Services

Jay Z Now the Owner of Tidal Streaming Services

by Qimmah Saafir on March 26 2015, 12:13PM

And his dynasty expands.

Topics: Arts & Culture

Germanwings Murder-Suicide, Rihanna's New Single, NASA to Make a Moon for the Moon

Germanwings Murder-Suicide, Rihanna’s New Single, NASA to Make a Moon for the Moon

by Aura Bogado on March 26 2015, 9:58AM

Some of Thursday morning’s big headlines

Topics: /NOW

Two Start-up Founders Talk Diversity in Tech

Two Start-up Founders Talk Diversity in Tech

by Qimmah Saafir on March 25 2015, 1:31PM

The STEM needs more industry leaders of color.

Topics: Arts & Culture

New Haven Police Chief Personally Apologizes to Teen

New Haven Police Chief Personally Apologizes to Teen

by Aura Bogado on March 25 2015, 1:25PM

Teandrea Cornelius, 15, was slammed to the ground by a cop.

Topics: Criminal Justice, /NOW

'Fresh Off the Boat': What Are You If You're Not the Best?

‘Fresh Off the Boat’: What Are You If You’re Not the Best?

by Julianne Hing on March 25 2015, 1:25PM

How much discomfort can we stomach to reach our dreams?

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

North Carolina Bill Criminalizes Drug-Addicted New Moms

North Carolina Bill Criminalizes Drug-Addicted New Moms

by Carla Murphy on March 25 2015, 12:19PM

The discredited War on Drugs continues

Topics: Criminal Justice, Gender & Sexuality, /NOW

Chris Tucker Gets His Own Netflix Special

Chris Tucker Gets His Own Netflix Special

by Qimmah Saafir on March 25 2015, 11:57AM

It’s been a long time coming.

Topics: Arts & Culture