Inglewood Gets $8M Grant To Soundproof 200 HomesCongresswoman Maxine Waters says an $8 million federal grant has been awarded to the city of Inglewood to soundproof about 200 buildings in the flight path at Los Angeles International Airport.
Forum Brings Together Mothers Of Black Men Notoriously Killed By PoliceThe mothers of black men notoriously killed in recent years by police are on hand for a forum and luncheon organized by the Black Women's Forum.
Civil-Rights Activists Demand Probe Of Maxine Waters 'Poverty Pimp' PostersSouthland civil rights leaders Monday called for an investigation into what they described as a racially offensive campaign against local Congresswoman Maxine Waters.
Congresswoman Cites 'Growing Concern' About Ebola From Airport Workers, Nurses A Southland Congresswoman is calling for a meeting with Los Angeles city officials to review current procedures being used to screen passengers for – and respond to – a potential incident involving the Ebola virus.
Snoop Lion, Rapper T.I. Work To Put End To Gun ViolenceSnoop Lion a.k.a Snoop Dogg and T.I. have joined forces with community members as part of a major campaign to put an end to gun violence.
Maxine Waters Exonerated On All ChargesA three-year investigation of Congresswoman Maxine Waters on possible ethics violations ended with the Los Angeles representative being cleared of any wrongdoing.
Democrats Quit House Ethics Probe Of LA Congresswoman WatersThe congressional panel tasked with investigating Rep. Maxine Waters will have a whole new look when it reconvenes next week.
Jobs Top Concern At LA's 'Kitchen Table Summit' Over 2,000 residents gathered around tables at a Los Angeles-area high school gymnasium to vent their frustrations about the lingering recession and call on their elected officials to focus on job creation.
House Panel Taps Outside Lawyer To Lead Waters Ethics Probe The House Ethics Committee assigned Washington attorney Billy Martin to investigate Waters (D-Los Angeles) after months of criticism over the panel's handling of the case.
Rep. Maxine Waters Seeks Dismissal Of Ethics Case Democratic Rep. Maxine Waters on Tuesday sought dismissal of House Ethics Committee allegations that she tried to obtain a federal bailout for a bank where her husband is an investor.
SoCal Democrats Urge Brown To Reject Immigration Fingerprinting Plan The political backlash against "Secure Communities" continues to grow in the wake of the city council vote this week to support state legislation that would allow local jurisdictions to opt-out.
E-mail Prompts Delay In Maxine Waters' Ethics TrialInformation that forced postponement of Rep. Maxine Waters' ethics trial raises new questions about an investigative panel's charges that the California Democrat improperly tried to steer federal bailout money to a minority-owned bank where her husband is a stockholder and former director.