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.
Overhill Farms formed a coronavirus safety committee with its workers and union after the state opened an inspection into coronavirus health violations.
The state also surpassed 15,000 COVID-19 deaths this week, among the highest numbers in the nation.
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.
China’s oppression of Muslims reaches beyond Xinjiang into Pakistan. Why does it stay quiet?
Breonna Taylor’s mother says her daughter was failed by a lack of adequate investigation into the fatal shooting by Louisville police officers.
A truck drove through a group of protesters in Hollywood on Thursday night, striking and running over at least one person as it sped through the crowd, footage shows.
Trump’s failure to contain the coronavirus has undercut his standing among older white voters.
She will also be the first Jewish American to lie in state and just the second Supreme Court justice.
California’s ban on gas-fueled vehicles calls the auto industry’s bluff on zero emissions
The one Laker who must prove he can play at a consistently high level for them to win a championship? It’s not LeBron James. It’s Anthony Davis.
Wolfgang Puck is opening restaurants at the Pendry hotel and residences on Sunset Boulevard. An exclusive first look at Ospero and Merois.
Authorities want communities to evacuate from the approaching August Complex fire, but some weed growers are staying put, with lucrative buds close to harvest time.
In Israel, the holiest period on the Jewish calendar has coincided with the world’s first reimposed national coronavirus lockdown.
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.
Fire officials say the number of burned structures could rise as high as 85 as the blaze continues to grow.
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Casting directors and actors share their experiences auditioning via Zoom, self-tapes and — in rare cases — in person amid the COVID-19 crisis.
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.
‘SNL’ creator Lorne Michaels didn’t rule out the return of McKinnon’s RBG impression during an interview about the show’s pandemic-set new season.
Singer-songwriter Demi Lovato and actor Max Ehrich end their engagement. The pair had been dating since March, and Ehrich proposed in July.
Pac-12 Conference university presidents and chancellors voted Thursday to start playing a seven-game season on Nov. 7.
For the 3rd consecutive playoff series the Nuggets trail 3-1. The Lakers are aware of Denver’s penchant for comebacks, which starts Saturday in Game 5.
Mookie Betts is the first Dodgers player to lead the league in jersey sales since the year-end rankings started in 2010.
If the Angels leave Anaheim, it could include a $100-million to $300-million penalty, according to a new proposal.
Paris police say two suspects are in custody in a knife attack that wounded two people outside the former offices of the newspaper Charlie Hebdo.
Christopher Vialva, 40, was convicted of killing an Iowa couple visiting Texas when he was 19.
Missouri Sen. Josh Hawley sayd he won’t vote for a Supreme Court nominee unless she opposes Roe vs. Wade.
Kim Jong Un says he’s ‘very sorry’ about the death of a South Korean official near the countries’ disputed sea boundary, in an extremely rare apology.
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