Dec. 8, 2022


Prisoner Swap

Russia freed the WNBA star in a dramatic high-level prisoner exchange, with the U.S. releasing notorious Russian arms dealer Viktor Bout.

Times Investigation

More than a dozen individuals who worked with David Graziano described him as a volatile and bullying boss.


In its fourth week, the massive academic workers strike has led to canceled finals, delayed grades and growing angst among students.


With coronavirus cases surging and hospitalizations worsening, Los Angeles County once again faces the possibility of a renewed public indoor mask mandate.

The Times' 101 list

If you’re searching for the essential food of L.A., let our critic’s 2022 restaurant list be your guide. Find the best vegetarian, Italian, Mexican and more.

California Drought

Household wells in California are drying up in record numbers due to drought and groundwater overpumping. Rural families are the hardest hit.


When our reporter, David Wharton, picked up fencing, he wondered why he even tried. Younger opponents, sore muscles, wincing pain. But something kept him going. Something brought him back practice after practice. He couldn’t say no.



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