Sep. 16, 2019
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In a troubling national trend that has perplexed advocates and experts, pedestrian deaths are increasing, disproportionately affecting lower-income, minority communities.
As Justice Brett M. Kavanaugh begins his second year on the Supreme Court, new reporting has detailed how the FBI limited in its investigation into allegations of sexual misconduct against him.
A few months ago, Jose Bello’s future looked grim: detention, imprisonment, deportation and a long-term separation from his infant son.
Iran calls the U.S. accusation that it was behind an attack on Saudi Arabia’s oil infrastructure part of Washington’s policy of “maximum lies.”
More than 49,000 members of the United Auto Workers union went on strike early Monday as contract talks with General Motors broke down.
On Friday, state Senate leader Toni Atkins (D-San Diego) showed us how a healthy, productive legislature works — one that independently pushes its own ideas about public policy and leaves it to the governor to decide whether to sign or veto a bill. Atkins rejected Gov. Gavin Newsom’s request to shelve her landmark anti-Trump environmental protection measure, SB 1.
The company that made billions selling the prescription painkiller OxyContin filed for bankruptcy in days after reaching a tentative settlement with many of the state and local governments suing it over the toll of opioids.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu vowed Monday to annex “all the settlements” in the West Bank, including an enclave deep in the heart of the largest Palestinian city, in a last-ditch move that appeared aimed at shoring up nationalist support the day before a do-over election.
Rohingya leader Mohib Ullah’s outspokenness has made him the target of death threats and created headaches for authorities in Myanmar and Bangladesh.
An 18-year-old was killed and another man was wounded late Saturday during a fight that escalated into a shooting outside the Rose Bowl, police say.
Almost 15 years later, Nathaniel Ayres lives in a locked mental rehab facility, and the rest of us live at the center of an epic collapse of care and a failure of leadership.
The singer and songwriter for the Cars helped define the sound of the angled-haircut 1980s with songs including “Just What I Needed,” “Shake It Up” and more.
Police say the Sylmar man, 22, emailed L.A. County Fair officials “someone was planning on doing a mass shooting"; he just wanted to “inform you guys.”
Developed nations emit the most greenhouse gases, while poor countries suffer the worst consequences of the greenhouse effect. We must help them.
Technological advances could one day claw back some of the carbon and other greenhouse gases we’ve already emitted. But it would be foolhardy to count on them.
The Los Angeles Times editorial board has written about climate change for years. Here’s why we thought this was the right moment for a bigger, broader series of editorials on the subject.
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A-ha’s MTV classic is nearing 1 billion YouTube views and is a cash cow for its creators. But “Take on Me’s” origin story is as tricky as its multi-octave chorus.
Phyllis Newman, who won the 1962 Tony for best supporting actress in the musical “Subways Are for Sleeping,” later went on to lead causes fighting diseases and issues relating to women’s health.
With Plácido Domingo absent for the season opener, L.A. Opera kicks off a Barrie Kosky take on Puccini that’s pointed toward a new generation.
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