Sep. 23, 2020


Breonna Taylor

The only charges brought by the grand jury were three counts of wanton endangerment against fired Officer Brett Hankison for shooting into Taylor’s neighbors’ homes on the night of March 13.

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As the federal government is cutting funding to states, municipalities like Lordsburg, N.M., are struggling with unemployment and a devastated tax base.

The Southern California median home price rose 12% in August, as people took advantage of rock-bottom interest rates amid the COVID-19 outbreak.

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was the only Democratic appointee on the high court when she joined, a lonely minority. Trump’s pick would cement a conservative majority.

The Fresno State president is the grandson of Mexican immigrants and the first in his family to attend college.

Chargers QB Tyrod Taylor was unable to play Sunday after a team doctor punctured his lung while giving him an injection, an NFL source told The Times.

Volkswagen, in the wake of its diesel emissions cheating scandal, goes all-in on electric cars with no tailpipe emissions at all.

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Western Conference Finals

The Lakers’ aspirations of moving closer to their first NBA Finals appearance in a decade suffered a setback Tuesday. Two days after winning a thriller at the buzzer, the Lakers flopped in Game 3 of the Western Conference finals against Jamal Murray and the Denver Nuggets. LeBron James & Co. still lead the series, but the resilient Nuggets shouldn’t be underestimated — just ask the Clippers.


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In the ring, they were gods. Now, they rely on street food vending to survive
MEXICO CITY, FEDERAL DISTRICT - AUGUST 16: Customers order and wait for their order at Crepas El Mana in La Lagunilla neighborhood on Sunday, Aug. 16, 2020 in Mexico City, Federal District. Mexican luchador Joel Bernal Galicia, 54, known as "Olimpico," works with his wife of 14-years Leticia Vazquez Rojano, at their crepes stand they started over eight years ago. Hundreds of professional wrestlers now find themselves searching for other work since Lucha Libre matches are on hold due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Many have turned to selling food. (Gary Coronado / Los Angeles Times)

In the months since the coronavirus struck and wrestling arenas were closed, many Mexican wrestlers rely on street food vending to make a living.

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How to vote in Los Angeles County | Election 2020
Voting in L.A. County

Mail-in ballots, registration deadlines, voting centers — we’ve got you covered with the basics of voting in the Nov. 3 election.


Idris Elba, Salma Hayek and others are among the executive producers participating. The movies will air on MTV, Comedy Central and other ViacomCBS networks.

In the bittersweet comedy ‘On the Rocks,’ Sofia Coppola addresses the midlife stresses of being a working mother and the daughter of a bigger-than-life father.

‘Have we learned NOTHING from Mulan?’ filmmaker Lulu Wang tweeted after it was announced that Ron Howard is directing a Lang Lang biopic.

TikTok has become the single most important platform for generating new pop-music hits. But can it help mint stars, or just one-hit wonders?

After the Lakers stormed back to make it a two-possession game, Jamal Murray’s clutch play secured a 114-106 win for the Nuggets. The Lakers lead the series 2-1.

Chicago Bears great Gale Sayers died Wednesday at 77, according to the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

The Dodgers secured an eighth straight National League West Division title as well as the NL’s top playoff seed with a 7-2 win over the Oakland A’s.

Joseph Laurinaitis, the WWE Hall of Famer known as Road Warrior Animal, has died. He was 60.

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was remembered Wednesday at the court by grieving family, colleagues and friends.

Seattle will reduce its policing budget and reallocate some money to community programs after the City Council voted to override the mayor’s veto.

The German hospital treating Russian opposition politician Alexei Navalny for poisoning says his condition improved enough for him to be released.


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