The rate at which coronavirus test results are coming back positive in California over the previous seven days has hit 7.97%. That’s the highest number since April — a continuing sign that the coronavirus is spreading throughout the state.
Race in America
According to the Navy, 160 sailors were aboard Sunday morning. All sailors have been evacuated from the ship and are accounted for, said Brian O’Rourke, a spokesman for Navy Region Southwest.
Michael V. Drake, incoming president of the University of California, shares thoughts on hip-hop, civil rights and climate change in a livestreamed chat with Board of Regents Chairman John A. Perez.
The executive order has left workers, most of them highly skilled, and their families confused -- and depressed -- about what comes next.
It’s a plant world after all
Eye-popping plant people and places are the focus as we visit Ron Finley and his gangsta garden, where growing your own food is profane, sexy and ninja. Next, drop in on the native plant bonanza at newly named California Botanic Garden. Plus: A list of ‘plantfluencers’ you’ll want to follow on social media.
Here at L.A. Times Plants, we love “plantfluencers” — people whose Instagram feeds and stories are abundantly verdant. We’ve launched a new series, PLANT PPL, where we interview people of color in the plant world, such as the voice behind @LatinxWithPlants, Andi Xoch of Boyle Heights.
The pandemic in photos
North American box office will drop an estimated 61% from last year, as the pandemic has Hollywood studios holding off on new releases and theaters scrambling to make audiences feel safe.
After allegations of sexual harassment and toxic misconduct, several top executives resign at Ubisoft, maker of ‘Assassin’s Creed’ and ‘Watch Dogs.’
Lin-Manuel Miranda was a fan of the beloved TV astrologer. His ‘Hamilton’ mojo helped white Hollywood execs see the value in ‘Mucho Mucho Amor: The Legend of Walter Mercado.’
Emily Mortimer stars in “Relic,” the directorial debut of Natalie Erika James, which continues a recent run of smart horror dramas.
Uh, so what really happened to Andy Samberg and Cristin Milioti’s characters at the end of Hulu’s sci-fi romantic comedy ‘Palm Springs’?
LeBron James is not worried about his health or concerned about the layoff. He has no fears his fight for social justice will get lost in the NBA title chase.
Kamaru Usman defeated Jorge Masvidal while Alexander Volkanovski retained his featherweight title with a razor-thin split decision over Max Holloway at UFC 251.
Troubles with Major League Soccer’s return continued with D.C. United and Toronto FC players testing positive amid the coronavirus outbreak.
176 died in the Ukrainian jet crash. Iranian investigators cite factors including misaligned missiles, miscommunication between soldiers and commanders.
The Justice Department plans to appeal a judge’s ruling that would halt the first federal execution in nearly two decades.
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