Sep. 25, 2020


As he and his father hid from the Germans in a Polish forest, the boy who would become a kindly suburban Southern California doctor vowed to study medicine.

The settlement covers 300 government entities and ends accusations that they were overcharged for wireless service.

The Butte County Sheriff’s Office says a body found in the aftermath of the North Complex fire is that of Linda Longenbach, 71, of Berry Creek.

PG&E may cut power to 21,000 customers in parts of Butte, Plumas and Yuba counties to reduce fire danger amid dryness, heat and strong winds.

The state also surpassed 15,000 COVID-19 deaths this week, among the highest numbers in the nation.

Breonna Taylor’s mother says her daughter was failed by a lack of adequate investigation into the fatal shooting by Louisville police officers.

Gov. Gavin Newsom has signed a law aimed at requiring private health insurers in California to cover more mental health and drug addiction treatments.

The body of a man in his 20s was found near the construction trailer complex at the SoFi Stadium development in Inglewood early Friday.

After initially earning praise for its handling of the pandemic, the government is now under fire for mismanagement.

Everything remains in flux for coach Mick Cronin and UCLA basketball a day after the Pac-12 Conference cleared teams to play as soon as Nov. 25.

Pandemic living

Coronavirus around the world

The world is in varying stages of dealing with the coronavirus. In Mexico City, the vendors have returned to the streets and parks are packed. The continent of Africa has seen just over 30,000 deaths attributed to the coronavirus despite predictions of disaster. Sweden has so far been spared from a second wave of infections, while Spain has become the epicenter of the virus in Europe.

U.S. trade bans are spurring labor reforms in Malaysia, which produces two-thirds of the world’s disposable gloves.


Visual storytelling


“Fast & Furious” franchise star Vin Diesel released his debut single “Feel Like I Do” on Friday and we don’t hate it.

As part of ‘Lie Witness News,’ Kimmel told passersby that the president had nominated his daughter Ivanka for the high court. Many were OK with that.

Jeff Pearlman talks about “Three-Ring Circus: Kobe, Shaq, Phil, and the Crazy Years of the Lakers Dynasty,” which he started writing before Bryant’s death.