Former Eight Tray Gangster Crip member's memoir brought attention to the sobering truth of gang life in South L.A.
Tuesday night's election results put Councilwoman Emma Sharif in the lead to become Compton's new mayor after eight years of leadership by Aja Brown.
Celestina Bishop is trying to save the cemetery that is her strongest connection to the family she never knew.
Black Lives Matter Los Angeles activists say they will continue to call for the LAPD to be defunded after the guilty verdict against Derek Chauvin and amid Mayor Eric Garcetti's proposal to increase funding for the department.
"Guilty on all charges!" echoes across Leimert Park as people cheer for justice this time
In 1991, 15-year-old Latasha Harlins was shot dead by a Korean-born shopkeeper during a year of upheaval in Los Angeles. Thirty years later, she's been given her first public memorial.
Bloomberg Philanthropies gifts Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science its largest private donation of $7.7 million to invest in future Black doctors.
Many residents say they feel under siege by the people who are supposed to protect them.
Boseman made a career out of playing historic Black figures, including the "Godfather of Soul" James Brown, Dodgers great Jackie Robinson and Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall.
A rally and news conference were held on Tuesday morning for 20-year-old activist, Tianna Arata, who was arrested during an anti-racism protest last month in San Luis Obispo.