May 14, 2021


L.A.'s search for new solutions to a growing homelessness crisis is running up against residents’ love of their beaches and park spaces.

Atty. Gen. Rob Bonta’s office asks judge to dismiss 10 charges involving women who have accused Grant Robicheaux and Cerissa Riley of sexual assault.

The 52 American hostages freed after 444 days in Iran were given lifetime passes to Major League Baseball games. Forty years later, one hostage still cherishes his ‘golden ticket.’

Gym owners who gritted through COVID-19 limits find that landlords see wellness as a hot ticket. Will exercisers want to share air with the runner on the next treadmill?

Shake Shack opened at Dodger Stadium this week. Here’s why the L.A. staple In-N-Out isn’t available at Dodger games.

These 50-plus hikes capture all that LA and Southern California has to offer. Use our filters to find the best type of hike by difficulty levels, length and type of view.

What the talk show host said in Thursday’s exit interviews only prolonged the controversy around her, raising the question: What will she do next?


Back at the Hollywood Bowl

A landmark in hibernation, a surprise from the governor, tears and hugs: Behind the scenes of the whirlwind push to bring music back to the Bowl.

Vaccinated people will get 85% of the tickets for the Bowl’s 2021 season, which includes Christina Aguilera, Yo-Yo Ma and “Black Panther” live.

The Hollywood Bowl has announced its 2021 season lineup after an unprecedented 18 months dark due to the coronavirus pandemic. Here’s what’s on tap for summer fun seekers.

After a canceled season in 2020 — the first in 98 years — the Bowl will reopen with free shows for healthcare, grocery and other essential workers.

Must Reads

The death of Pop Smoke stunned the music world last year. Now, new details of the slaying and how detectives tracked his alleged killers have come to light.

After Trump separated children from their families, they’ve gotten crucial therapy, paid for by the government. But the future of those services is up in the air.


Coronavirus: What You Need To Know


The current generation of NBA stars, including Klay Thompson, Trae Young and Jrue Holiday, talk about Kobe Bryant’s influence on the game of basketball.

Kim Ng returns to Dodger Stadium for the first time Friday as the new Miami Marlins GM, using skills she picked up in L.A. to bolster a team on a budget.

Playing far away from home on MLS and other U.S.-based teams can be a stressful experience for overseas soccer players not used to American culture.

The Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Social Justice Champion award will honor NBA players committed to community action, social change and justice.

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A bomb ripped through a mosque in northern Kabul, Afghanistan, during Friday prayers, killing at least 12 worshipers.

Indians are blaming a national government that did not prepare for a second wave. Officials are now scrambling to distribute supplies.

Thanks to an efficient COVID-19 vaccine rollout program, Britain is finally saying goodbye to months of tough lockdown restrictions.


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Starting this year, grandparents get extra incentive: their 529 plans are ignored by federal financial aid formulas.

Many Asian Americans deal with microaggressions that may not seem like a big deal to others but can take a toll. What are your strategies for how to respond?

Here are some insights into how employees and bosses can agree on remote work arrangements that work for everyone involved.

Vaccine hesitancy is making herd immunity for COVID-19 seem more elusive than ever. Could that change once the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine is authorized for children as young as 12?