Dec. 1, 2020


The team has fortified its roster through trades and free agency after the departures of several starters and key rotation players. What does training camp hold for the defending NBA champs?

Republican candidate Mike Garcia holds his hotly contested congressional seat in CA-25. Christy Smith concedes as ballot margins grew on the close race.

In taking up Bill Cosby’s appeal, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court appears eager to clarify a law on when a jury should hear about someone’s past.

A man who made phony bomb and shooting threats, including to LAX and Southern California schools, has been sentenced to nearly eight years in prison.

The announcement comes as projections show the state could exhaust its existing ICU capacity by mid-December if recent trends continue.

President-elect Joe Biden’s pick to lead the Office of Management and Budget, Neera Tanden, is quickly emerging as a political lightning rod.

Dr. Scott Atlas, a science advisor to President Trump who was skeptical of measures to control the coronavirus outbreak, is leaving his White House post.

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Lighter side of the news

Did you hear about the customer who left a $3,000 tip for a $7.02 beer? Give yourself a break from the grim headlines and check out some of the more lighthearted stories you may have missed, including the racing pigeon that sold for $1.9 million, the recovery of a missing Bigfoot statue, the mysterious monolith in the Utah desert, and the eyebrow-raising “like” from the pope’s Instagram account.

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Retired firefighter stokes his passion for painting during COVID
Retired firefighter stokes his passion for painting during COVID

During the COVID-19 pandemic, H. Dwayne Golden has painted more than 10 portraits of musical artists such as Miles Davis, Sade, Jill Scott and historical figures like Malcolm X and the Obamas. He says following his passion brings him peace.


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When COVID-19 shut down the opera stage, Holiday turned to NBC’s singing competition. How the guy with a super-high voice became a surprise frontrunner.

Renowned chef David Chang made TV history Sunday as the first celebrity to win the grand prize on ABC’s game show “Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?”

After helping to free Alice Marie Johnson in 2018, Kim Kardashian West is now raising awareness of the case of death-row inmate Brandon Bernard.

The Mercedes team says Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton has tested positive for the coronavirus and will miss this weekend’s Sakhir Grand Prix.

UCLA’s game against Long Beach State on Monday was postponed due to COVID-19 issues on the Long Beach State team.

With the Chargers’ record at 3-8 and coaching appearing suspect during games, Anthony Lynn’s head coaching job is very much in jeopardy.

Five questions the Clippers face entering training camp include the team’s health, ability to form cohesive rotations and new coach Tyronn Lue.

The COVID-19 pandemic has cast a pall over Christmas celebrations in Bethlehem, all but shutting down the biblical town revered as Jesus’ birthplace.

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro, who consistently downplays the COVID-19 pandemic, suffered heavy losses in mayoral elections across the country.

NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg says the military alliance is grappling with a dilemma over its future in Afghanistan, as the United States starts pulling troops out while violence mounts.

The deadline is part of the U.K.'s strategy to harden its line against Huawei, considering it a ‘high risk’ supplier and threat to national security.

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