April 17, 2021


The former L.A. mayor has criticized the recall effort against his longtime political foe, but he hasn’t publicly ruled out a run.

Prince Philip’s funeral will salute both his service in the Royal Navy and his support for Queen Elizabeth II over three quarters of a century.

Elon Musk’s SpaceX won a NASA contract to develop a system for landing astronauts on the moon for the first time since the Apollo missions.

Deesha Philyaw, Victoria Chang and Isabel Wilkerson are among the winners. For the second consecutive year, the prizes were awarded without an in-person event due to the pandemic.

How mounting hours, crashing web pages and disappointing updates derailed our TV critic’s long-delayed journey to the happiest #*&$%!! place on Earth.

Nature preserves provide a quiet alternative to national and state parks, and a more intimate glimpse of nature.

The future of weed

Welcome to our cannabis corner, we have a selection of top-shelf information on the future of THC and it starts here, in Los Angeles. Every neighborhood has its own kind of high. Do you know all the non-THC cannabis compounds? Our weed guru breaks it down. In the future, your budtender might be replaced by an algorithm that uses a sample of your DNA to help you dial in the perfect high. If you prefer edibles, we know all about the black-market pot pizza.

In the run-up to 4/20, a look at some of the ways Southern California is shaping the cannabis conversation.

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Asian adoptees have a unique perspective on anti-Asian hate, with upbringings that can leave them feeling alienated from their heritage and families who have trouble understanding the reality of racism.

Last year, Jacob Cruz’s niece received a phone call at work: Her uncle was coming home. The news was so impossible to believe that she hung up to gather herself.


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Nia Dennis’ growth as a person during her UCLA gymnastics career once agains shined when three Bruins competed in the NCAA championships on Friday.

The Clippers worked their way out of an early 17-point deficit to the 76ers, yet despite 37 points from Paul George, fell short in Philadelphia.

Junior kSean Harry made a 25-yard field goal as time expired to give San Clemente a 10-7 victory over Mission Viejo to win the South Coast League title.

Atty. Gen. Merrick Garland rescinded Friday restrictions on Justice Department’s use of consent decrees to force police departments to reform.

The State Department’s internal watchdog has concluded that former Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and his wife violated federal ethics rules.

Viewers reacted with outrage and grief to newly released body camera video that shows a Chicago police officer fatally shoot 13-year-old Adam Toledo.

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Here are some resources and suggested actions to support another person during such a difficult time. Also: Why you shouldn’t take a pension lump sum.

How and when can you get tickets to Disneyland, Universal Studios Hollywood, Six Flags Magic Mountain and Knott’s Berry Farm? Will all the rides be available? What’s different?

If you’re feeling the springtime itch to go look at open houses, first of all, we’re sorry about the sticker shock. But here’s a primer the hodgepodge of home styles you’ll see around Southern California.

If you lost your job or had your hours cut in the last 18 months, you may be able to rejoin the company’s health plan for free through September. Don’t wait for a notice from the employer.