June 14, 2021


The Biden administration is rushing to welcome a new Israeli government after Benjamin Netanyahu’s ouster, not because they will agree on policies but because it is a break from turmoil surrounding the former prime minister.

With the state’s economy set to fully reopen Tuesday, health experts will be looking for variants, vaccine skepticism and inequities.

The federal government isn’t willing to make a digital pass that attests to vaccination statuses. Several companies are trying to fill the void.

The explosion of a minivan causes no injures but briefly knocks out power in the Montclair area.

Kawhi Leonard’s dunk heard round the NBA during the second quarter of Game 4 embodied the Clippers’ win Monday that evened the best-of-seven series.

Lin-Manuel Miranda and Jon M. Chu’s ‘In the Heights’ has an impressive cast, but little Afro-Latinx or LGBTQ+ representation. Now Miranda has apologized.

Grainy new photos show Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck, who’ve recently reunited, locking lips at Nobu in Malibu during a birthday celebration.

A small plane that crashed into Folsom Lake after a midair collision 56 years ago may have been found by underwater surveying technology.


After last summer’s postponement of the Tokyo Olympics, the top Americans are ready for some familiarity at the U.S. swim trials.

For NBCUniversal, televising the Olympic Games is a marquee moment for its TV networks and a huge money-making event.

Painful memories will endure from Misty Hartung’s year fighting for Stanford athletes in their battle with university leaders who chose to turn their backs on them.

A broken surfboard helped Bryan Perez escape poverty and endure deep loss. Fan support softens the blow of missing the Olympics for the elite surfer.

Coronavirus: What You Need To Know


Amanda Kloots publicly chronicled the COVID ordeal of her actor husband, Nick Cordero. Now she has a memoir, “Live Your Life,” about optimism and its limits.

Indie-rock stalwarts Will Oldham (a.k.a. Bonnie “Prince” Billy) and Matt Sweeney have released ‘Superwolves,’ their follow-up to 2006’s beloved ‘Superwolf.’

After she was called out for harassing Courtney Stodden a decade ago, Chrissy Teigen has addressed her bullying drama in a new Medium essay.

The Dodgers were held to just three hits, but a strong outing from the bullpen and a couple home runs proved to be the difference in a 3-1 win.

Dylan Bundy struggled, giving up seven earned runs in 2 1/3 innings as the Angels saw their winning streak disappear in an 8-5 loss to the Athletics.

Harkins, fired by the Angels amid MLB crackdown on pitch-doctoring, is looking to appeal after his defamation suit against team and MLB was dismissed.



John Demers, the Justice Department’s top national security official, is resigning after revelations the department secretly seized records from Democrats and media members.

A small study offers a hint that an extra dose of COVID-19 vaccine might give organ transplant recipients a boost in protection.

Israel’s new government has granted approval to a contentious parade by Israeli nationalists through Palestinian areas around Jerusalem’s Old City.


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