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Bruins do their Sweet 16 dance

LOS ANGELES, CA-This time there wouldn’t be any chance for a potential upset for their opponent to contemplate. There would be no anticipation of victory coming from the visiting team. And forget about even being […]

Bruins deny Eagles with hot shooting

LOS ANGELES, CA-One of the more surprising numbers to come away from the NCAA Women’s Tournament first round matchup between UCLA and American University was the fact that the Eagles had outrebounded the Bruins on […]

For Cal State Fullerton, it’s time to dance

ANAHEIM, CA-So what will the Cal State Fullerton men’s basketball do now that they’re officially part of the NCAA Tournament? The Titans probably could not foresee that they would be able to take part in […]

NIT first round a double-overtime rush for USC

LOS ANGELES, CA-The USC men’s basketball team played well enough during the 2017-18 college basketball season to get an invite to the NCAA Tournament. The Trojans finished second in the Pac-12 Conference, and then wound […]

Major League Baseball

L.A. Dodgers Foundation’s Blue Diamond Gala is a blue affair


LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation (LADF) hosted its Fourth Annual Blue Diamond Gala, a star-studded evening that featured an exhilarating performance by multi-award winning, platinum-selling singer-songwriter John Legend. Comedy icons Arsenio Hall […]

Compton students get the CPR 411


COMPTON, CA-Kenny Landreaux wrapped up his major league baseball career with the Los Angeles Dodgers, spending seven of his 11 big-league seasons with the Boys in Blue. By all accounts, Landreaux is a Dodger at […]

Imaging the L. A. Dodgers remarkable 2017 season


The Los Angeles Dodgers posted the best record in Major League Baseball in 2017, registering a 104-58 mark for the season. After going through the Arizona Diamondbacks and Chicago Cubs in the postseason, the Dodgers and […]

Dodgers running away from Diamondbacks


LOS ANGELES-Sometimes, even kryptonite can fall apart. The Arizona Diamondbacks found that out when their National League Division Series Game 2 starting pitcher Robbie Ray finally became normal after developing a reputation as being near […]

Dodgers go on Game 1 hit parade against Diamondbacks


LOS ANGELES-Los Angeles Dodgers manager Dave Roberts spoke on a myriad of topics during a pre-game interview before his team was to hit the field at Dodger Stadium against the Arizona Diamondbacks in Game 1 […]

Photo of the Day

The 2018-2019 Los Angeles Laker Girls audition was in high gear on Sunday, July 8, 2018. Photo by Astrud Reed/News4usonline

The Fastbreak


In the Spotlight

EntrepreneurReboot is taking aspirations to the next level

by Dennis J. Freeman in Spotlight 1

LONG BEACH, CA-Entrepreneurs are individuals who are readily-assembled. They’re pre-packaged with creativity. Growing up in Long Beach, California, Kevyn Palmer always knew the creative juices that bubbled inside of him as a youth would someday [...]



A redemptive ray of light shines brightest in ‘The Color Purple’

COSTA MESA, CA-In 1985, producer Steven Spielberg rocked us with a smoldering examination of racism, sexism, abuse, and sisterhood through the electric prism of The Color Purple. Thirty-three years later, those topics resonate perhaps more […]


The stage power of ‘Hamilton’ is second to none

COSTA MESA, CA-The Broadway hit musical Hamilton doesn’t waste time in taking your breath away. If you’re a member of the audience fortunate enough to witness this incredulous show, waiting for a slow, methodical storyline, […]


Inhaling the splendor of the Dance Theatre of Harlem

SANTA MONICA, CA-There are many forms of artistic expression. The combination of dance and music allows us to engage emotionally with the artist through sound and sight which brings an artist idea to life and […]

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Fantastic Flicks

Actress Taja V. Simpson (Lethal Weapon) standing out in black at the GBK Productions 2018 BET Style Lounge. Photo by Dennis J. Freeman/News4usonline TV



Ice shows turns Knott’s Berry Farm into a merry place

BUENA PARK, CA-Every year during the holiday season, Knott’s Berry Farm transforms itself into Knott’s Merry Farm. Catering to the festive time of year, Knott’s Merry Farm gets lit. The Buena Park theme park switch gears from […]


Knott’s Scary Farm is your trick or treat ticket

BUENA PARK, CA-The spook is in. If you’re already spooked by haunted things, scary faces, creepy sounds, and all things as it relates to Halloween, Knott’s Scary Farm will eerily build on that chapter for […]


Knott’s opens its summer door to adventurous fun

BUENA PARK, CA-OK. Summer is here. Time to go out, explore and have some fun. There are a lot of choices to make when it comes to entertainment in Southern California. The Southland is a […]

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Howard University’s Shane Jamil Hill-Taylor makes history

WASHINGTON – Whether you believe that champions are born or that they are made, Shane Jamil Hill-Taylor is irrefutable proof that they cross paths with Howard University. The senior sports management major and jiu-jitsu athlete [...]

Chadwick Boseman delivers Howard University’s Commencement

WASHINGTON, D.C. (May 12, 2018) – Howard University alumnus and award-winning actor Chadwick Boseman spoke to graduates about the significance of making it to the top of the Hilltop during the Howard University 2018 Commencement [...]

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