Dec. 1, 2020


Among Southern Californians with roots in Taiwan, there is strong support for President Trump. Some are single-issue voters who value their homeland’s interests above domestic issues.

California has failed during the COVID-19 pandemic to provide a free and equal education for all California students, violating the state Constitution, according to a lawsuit.

A top Georgia election official has lashed out angrily at the rhetoric surrounding the election and the threats of violence that have resulted.

Online shoppers in the U.S. spent $10.8 billion on Cyber Monday, missing Adobe Inc.’s original projection by almost $2 billion, evidence that retailers pulled sales forward by offering deals earlier than usual.

Renegotiating rent is a tough conversation to have with your landlord, and it may not work. Here are some strategies to improve your chances, and some actions to take if you still can’t make the rent.

“I can’t begin to express how remarkable it feels to finally love who I am enough to pursue my authentic self,” wrote “Juno” actor Elliot Page.

New clues have surfaced in the disappearance of a gleaming monolith in Utah that seemed to melt away as mysteriously as it appeared in the red-rock desert.

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The school year isn’t getting any easier. Most California counties are in the purple tier for COVID-19 restrictions, which means no in-person classes. The San Bernardino district will stay closed for the whole year. These mother-and-daughter teachers in L.A. are making remote learning work. Elsewhere, New York City is reopening schools despite rising coronavirus numbers. Florida will require schools to stay open.

L.A. County students have been out of school for nearly nine months due to a coronavirus crisis that has not let up. Distance learning has been challenging for students, teachers and parents alike, but extraordinary work has emerged. These are some of their stories.

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Freshman Evan Mobley finishes with 17 points and 11 rebounds and Drew Peterson scores a game-high 19 points in USC’s 79-53 win over BYU.

Despite a civil war and the COVID-19 pandemic, Yemen remains a crossing point for tens of thousands of East African migrants headed for Saudi Arabia.

There’s no proof the TSA’s controversial Quiet Skies program makes travel safer, and it has been poorly run, according to the government audit.

Dozens of criminals armed with assault rifles invaded a city in southern Brazil overnight, taking control of the streets as they looted a bank.

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