Los Angeles

Bring That Week Back: Eve’s Celebrates Her Son’s Birthday, Atatiana Jefferson’s Sister Dies And AP African American Studies Is Gutted In Florida

Plus, Vice President Kamala Harris speaks at the funeral for Tyre Jefferson.

Los Angeles Activists Demand Justice After Police Shoot Double-Amputee

Anthony Lowe Jr. was 36 years old.

Black Mayors For NYC, L.A., Houston Say Public Safety, Homelessness Are Biggest Issues

‘It’s a moment for us,’ says Mayor Eric Adams about this historic time.

City National Bank Settles Racial Bias Complaint In L.A. County Home Loans

Federal prosecutors accused the bank of redling in majority-Black and Latino neighborhoods.

L.A. City Council Eyes Additional Punishment Against Kevin De León As Fallout Continues From Racism Scandal

The disgraced councilman was caught in a leaked recording of racist comments and a plot to diminish Black political power.

2022 In Review: BET.com Reveals Biggest News Stories Of The Year

Amongst the millions of articles, photographs, videos, and social media posts out there, here are the stories that mattered most to our readers.

Karen Bass Officially Takes Over As Mayor Of Los Angeles: 3 Major Issues The City Is Facing

The nation’s second largest city has seen a surge in post-pandemic homelessness and violent crime.

Karen Bass Will Be Sworn In As Los Angeles Mayor By Vice President Kamala Harris

The congresswoman is the first woman and first Black woman to be elected as mayor of Los Angeles.