Feb. 26, 2021


Even as the daily toll of COVID-19 deaths declines, Latino residents of L.A. County are still dying at three times the rate of white residents, according to data.

Overwhelmed U.S. ports, elevated freight costs and accidents that sent goods plunging to the bottom of the ocean are causing headaches for U.S. retailers already reeling from the pandemic.

Video of a violent robbery in which Lady Gaga’s dog walker is shot shows the two purebred French bulldogs were clearly the target of the attackers.

Newly released U.S. report on the killing of Jamal Khashoggi concludes that the Saudi crown prince directed the operation.

Democrats ready to push a $1.9-trillion COVID-19 relief package through the House, but a minimum wage boost is unlikely to be in the version that lands on Biden’s desk.

President Biden’s visit to Texas comes as many are angry at state leaders and are still recovering after losing power and water.

At the core of “Allen v. Farrow” is “intense and harrowing” video of 7-year-old Dylan Farrow alleging abuse by Woody Allen. Here’s the story behind the tape.

Women were snubbed for the Academy of Country Music’s 2021 entertainer of the year field, but the organization touts 43% of nominees were female.

A section of California’s iconic road was washed out by heavy rains Jan. 28. Repairs start Monday.

Satisfying your sweet tooth

After you check out food columnist Lucas Kwan Peterson’s definitive Girl Scout cookie rankings, you can make your own. If you’re celebrating Purim today, try one (or more) of these six pastry recipes. Too busy to bake? You could visit this new pie shop instead.

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Time’s Up, the anti-sexual harassment group that sprung up amid the Harvey Weinstein scandal, wants an investigation of allegations against Gov. Andrew Cuomo.

Netflix outperformed industry peers in key metrics when it came to diversity and inclusion. But the LGBTQ community and people with disabilities were underrepresented, according to a USC Annenberg Inclusion Initiative.

Fernando Frias de la Parra’s ‘I’m No Longer Here’ follows a young man from Northern Mexico to New York City, and is Mexico’s entry for this year’s international feature Oscar.

Now that Prince Harry and his family are settled in Southern California, TV host and fellow Brit James Corden invites him for a drive and a spot of tea.

Brooklyn Nets star Kyrie Irving has renewed efforts to convince the NBA to place the image of late Lakers legend Kobe Bryant on the league’s logo.

Fernando Tatís Jr. signed a 14-year contract with the Padres, and Mariners president Kevin Mather resigned in disgrace. What’s the connection?

The UCLA gymnastics team will wear black and gold leotards featuring a raised fist on their shoulders at Saturday’s Black Excellence meet against OSU.

High school football teams in Los Angeles and Orange counties put on helmets and pads Friday for the first time in 11 months to begin a spring season.


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