A new memorial is erected to Emmett Till — and this one is bulletproof

GLENDORA, Miss. —  A new bulletproof memorial to Emmett Till was dedicated Saturday in Mississippi after previous historical markers were repeatedly vandalized. The brutal slaying of the 14-year-old black teenager helped spur the civil rights movement more than 60 years ago. The 14-year-old African American teen was kidnapped, beaten and killed in 1955, hours after he…

By JohnValbyNation October 20, 2019 0

38 people cited for violations in Clinton email probe

WASHINGTON —  The State Department has completed its internal investigation into former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s use of private email and found violations by 38 people, some of whom may face disciplinary action. The investigation, launched more than three years ago, determined that those 38 people were “culpable” in 91 cases of sending classified information…

By JohnValbyNation October 19, 2019 0

Onyeka Okongwu and Isaiah Mobley push USC to exhibition win over Villanova

On a night of introductions, the five-star freshmen expected to star for USC basketball this season nearly forgot to introduce themselves. Onyeka Okongwu and Isaiah Mobley came into Friday night’s season-opening exhibition against Villanova carrying high hopes of keying a turnaround for a Trojans team that finished 16-17 last season. But in their much-anticipated Galen…

By JohnValbyNation October 19, 2019 0

High school football scores from Friday, Oct. 18

Friday, October 18th CITY CENTRAL LEAGUE Bernstein 40, Mendez 20 Hollywood 39, Belmont 6 Marquez 42, Contreras 7 COLISEUM LEAGUE Crenshaw 45, Locke 21 Fremont 56, Dorsey 0 View Park 36, Hawkins 12 EAST VALLEY LEAGUE Arleta 41, Verdugo Hills 13 Grant 46, North Hollywood 0 Sun Valley Poly 28, Monroe 20 EASTERN LEAGUE Bell…

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