May 8, 2021


Álvarez handed Saunders his first loss, as Saunders withdrew due to an eye injury following eight full rounds in front of a record crowd of 73,126 at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas.

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His grandfather died in the 1918 flu. Only later would Times editor Mitchell Landsberg learn how the pandemic created enduring family secrets and mysteries.

State officials attributed California’s historic population decline to the falling birth rate, deaths from COVID-19 and reductions in immigration.

The pandemic has brought into stark focus the long battle between the medical establishment and the fat acceptance movement.

Hate crimes against Asian Americans had increased as of earlier this year in Los Angeles, according to a recent report by the Center for the Study of Hate and Extremism at Cal State San Bernardino.

Avalos’ mother and her boyfriend are accused of torturing the 10-year-old Lancaster boy for days before his death in 2018.

China’s space agency says a core segment of its biggest rocket reentered Earth’s atmosphere above the Maldives and most of it has burned up.

The Dodgers scored a combined 13 runs in the fourth and fifth innings, then held on for a 14-11 victory over the Angels that ended a four-game skid.

Jonathan dos Santos notched the go-ahead goal and Javier “Chicharito” Hernández had a goal and an assist in the Galaxy’s 2-1 win over LAFC that featured an earthquake.


Guest host Deborah Netburn on how video games in the pandemic helped her connect with her son.


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Here’s what to expect when Elon Musk, SpaceX and Tesla CEO and noted ‘wild card,’ hosts ‘Saturday Night Live’ this weekend with musical guest Miley Cyrus.

SWV and Xscape, two powerhouse R&B girl groups of the 1990s, will go head-to-head Saturday night for the latest Verzuz matchup.

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Despite a big effort from Davis, the Lakers lost a pivotal game to Portland and have an uphill climb to stay out of the play-in tournament.

Coach and GM Derek Fisher has tough decisions ahead for the Sparks, who have a core group of eight players with four roster spots up for grabs.

A game-worn Michael Jordan North Carolina jersey is auctioned for $1.38 million, nearly tripling the previous best for a Jordan jersey.

Carson High sprinter Reign Redmond highlights a socially-distanced, fan-less Arcadia Invitational that essentially serves as the state championship.

Colonial Pipeline Co., which provides diesel, gasoline and heating oil to the East Coast, says operations temporarily halted by ransomware attack.

A blast ripped through an area near a high school in the Afghan capital Saturday, government officials said, killing 50 people.

Tens of thousands of Virginians are casting ballots to choose GOP nominees for governor and other statewide offices this weekend.

Legislation that would add sexual orientation and gender identity to the Civil Rights Act of 1964 is running aground in the Senate.


Paying bills electronically is more secure and efficient, helping you avoid credit-dinging late payments. Also: Reasons to open a Roth IRA.

A unique set of circumstances brought on by the pandemic has roiled the used car market, leading to an inventory shortage that has sent prices soaring.

Native American settlements were first, and then the rancho system -- Spanish then Mexican land grants throughout California -- were built atop and near those settlements and still shape our geography and place names.

Amid the push for herd immunity, 5% of adults may be avoiding vaccines due to an intense fear of needles. It is common, and it can be overcome.