Aug. 21, 2019
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Migrants are coming down with chicken pox in a crowded Tijuana shelter. There are around five people who still have to remain in quarantine, and there are a total of 73 people sick with other illnesses.
Turkey plans to censor Netflix and other media services to block images of drug use, nudity and other material considered immoral. But free speech advocates say the real target of the rules is political criticism that has all but disappeared from traditional media.
China says a staffer at the British consulate in Hong Kong has been given 15 days of administrative detention in the Chinese city of Shenzhen.
Hundreds of law enforcement colleagues join family and friends Tuesday in mourning a California Highway Patrol motorcycle officer who was gunned down during a traffic stop.
Trump’s comments came amid his ongoing feud with Democratic congresswomen Ilhan Omar of Minnesota and Rashida Tlaib of Michigan, both Muslim.
The death toll in a suicide bombing at a Kabul wedding claimed by the Islamic State affiliate in Afghanistan has risen to 80, an official said Wednesday, as a U.S. envoy was set to resume talks with the Taliban on ending America’s longest war.
Wilfredo Vides was employed as a gang intervention counselor by a nonprofit funded with public money. He was also an active MS-13 gang member, prosecutors say.
Investigators are set to release photos of a car linked to the man who allegedly stabbed to death a retired Cal State Fullerton administrator who was working as a consultant.
Clippers superstar Kawhi Leonard understands the realities children and families are facing as the new school year begins, LZ Granderson writes.
A 400-pound security robot that was knocked over by a vandal last month in Hayward may have taken a photo of its attacker.
Authorities have charged Richard Pyle with murder in the 1991 disappearance of his then-live-in girlfriend, Tracy Zandstra.
Clayton Kershaw passes Sandy Koufax on the Dodgers’ all-time wins list and benefits from a deluge of offense in a 16-3 win over the Toronto Blue Jays.
Sophomore JT Daniels is chosen by USC coach Clay Helton to be the Trojans’ starter at quarterback. Daniels started 11 games last season.
The Clippers and Tyronn Lue have agreed on terms to have the former Cavaliers coach join the staff as a top assistant.
Galaxy reserves see plenty of playing time as team falls to Cruz Azul, 2-1, in the Leagues Cup semifinals.
Taylor Swift’s last four albums have each sold more than 1 million copies in the first week, but “Lover,” due Friday, is predicted to do considerably fewer.
A fourth “Matrix” movie is in the works at Warner Bros., with Keanu Reeves reprising his role as Neo and with the film’s co-creator, Lana Wachowski, also on board.
The breaking off of talks between Disney and Sony Pictures means Spider-Man will not appear in the Marvel Cinematic Universe going forward.
English actor and musician Johnny Flynn will portray David Bowie in Salon Pictures’ upcoming biopic “Stardust,” also starring Jena Malone and Marc Maron.
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