Biden digs in for negotiations over infrastructure and jobs plan - Los Angeles Times
President Biden touted his $2.3-trillion infrastructure plan Wednesday, hoping to summon public support to push past the Republicans lining up against the massive effort.
Mayorkas is new Homeland Security secretary over GOP opposition - Los Angeles Times
Mayorkas becomes the first Latino and immigrant to serve as Homeland Security secretary but faces political battles over immigration and security.
Biden to propose bill to legalize 11 million immigrants - Los Angeles Times
During his first days in office, President-elect Joe Biden plans to unveil a legislative proposal that would include a path to citizenship for 11 million immigrants in the U.S. illegally, according to activists in communication with his transition team.
Airbnb bans Capitol rioters, hate groups for D.C. inauguration - Los Angeles Times
Airbnb is reviewing reservations in the Washington, D.C., area ahead of President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration to block rioters and hate groups.
Derek Chauvin to be tried alone in George Floyd's death - Los Angeles Times
Derek Chauvin, the former Minneapolis police officer who held his knee to George Floyd's neck, will be tried separately from three former officers.
Read: House article of second impeachment against President Trump - Los Angeles Times
Three members of the House of Representatives introduced the article of impeachment, citing the president's role in 'incitement of insurrection.'
I’m in a roomful of people 'panicked that I might inadvertently give away their location' - Los Angeles Times
I was working at the Capitol when the Trump D.C. riots hit.
Capitol Police rejected federal help to quell DC riots - Los Angeles Times
U.S. Capitol Police failures are raising questions over security and other matters related to its response to the pro-Trump mob violence.
COVID-19 vaccine questions: Timeline, safety and science - Los Angeles Times
COVID-19 vaccines are now being administered to healthcare workers in the U.S. What are your questions about the timeline, the safety or the science?
Falwell drops defamation lawsuit against Liberty University - Los Angeles Times
Jerry Falwell Jr. has dropped a defamation lawsuit against his former employer, Liberty University
Former director files lawsuit against the California PUC - Los Angeles Times
Alice Stebbins says she was unfairly let go. The Public Utilities Commission says she violated hiring practices.
More than 20,000 still under Bond fire evacuations as decreasing winds help slow blaze in Orange County - Los Angeles Times
Two firefighters were injured and at least one home has been destroyed, officials said. Evacuations for canyon communities remain in effect.
Op-Ed: How Trump is laying the groundwork for violence and unrest during Biden's presidency - Los Angeles Times
Trump's continuous attacks on American democracy could lead to four years of durable disorder, acts of violence that become so common we stop to notice but barely flinch.
New COVID-19 spike spreading to all of corners of California - Los Angeles Times
This fall increase in coronavirus rates is moving beyond densely populated urban areas like Los Angeles into the far northern rural reaches of the state.
A season of disappointment and depression as COVID-19 rages into holidays - Los Angeles Times
A season of disappointment and depression as COVID-19 rages
Biden is expected to select a woman to lead the Pentagon - Los Angeles Times
President-elect Joe Biden is expected to take a historic step and select a woman to head the Pentagon.
2020 California election: How ballot measures show the state’s growing political divide - Los Angeles Times
Los Angeles and the Bay Area were aligned on a host of issues put to voters, but the rest of the state stood apart
Trump slows Biden transition with denials, lawsuits - Los Angeles Times
Unwilling to concede defeat, President Trump's team creates safe space for him while Joe Biden's transition starts without necessary government assistance.
2020 propositions shatter California fundraising records - Los Angeles Times
Four of the 10 most expensive campaigns ever are happening now, according to a Times analysis of the historical record and spending on the 2020 races.
Traveling with Trump is a cognitive dissonance carnival - Los Angeles Times
I’ve covered Donald Trump for five years. Here’s what I saw over the last three days of traveling with him.
Women allege medical abuse in Georgia immigration detention - Los Angeles Times
Records and a report obtained by the Times detail allegations of widespread medical abuse and forced sterilization against women held at an immigration detention center in Georgia. The report was presented to Congress Thursday.
'MAGA' hats OK, 'Biden' gear barred at California voting sites - Los Angeles Times
California election law allows items with slogans at voting locations, as long as no candidate or campaign's name is displayed.
California AG says GOP hasn't complied in ballot box inquiry - Los Angeles Times
California Republicans say their ballot drop box program has followed all regulations and accuse Democratic officials of partisan retaliation.
Ballot box fire in Baldwin Park may be arson, officials say - Los Angeles Times
The fire started around 8 p.m. Sunday inside an official drop box at the Baldwin Park library near Ramona and Baldwin Park boulevards.
The Implications Of California's First Million-acre Wildfire - Los Angeles Times
The August Complex fire has earned 'gigafire' status, offering a terrifying glimpse into how climate change and other factors are worsening California's fire danger.
Kamala Harris Could Lose Debate To Mike Pence's Midwestern Nice - Los Angeles Times
I want to believe Kamala Harris will mop the floor with Mike Pence at Wednesday's vice presidential debate. But acting like a prosecutor won't work.
Trump Nominee Already Ruled Against Obamacare--in Moot Court - Los Angeles Times
Amy Coney Barrett, nominated to replace Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, joined a ruling in a moot court that kept the Affordable Care Act in place.
Polls 2020: As debates begin, the race is hot in key states - Los Angeles Times
Polls show a close race in battleground states of the Midwest and South ahead of Tuesday's first debate — but Joe Biden has an edge over President Trump.
Deadly California Fire Continues To Grow In Shasta County - The San Diego Union-Tribune
The fast-moving Zogg fire, which started Sunday in Shasta County, has killed three, destroyed 146 structures and prompted numerous evacuations
Trump TikTok Ban: Star Charli D'Amelio Joins Rival App Triller - Los Angeles Times
The D'Amelio family, including popular TikTok stars Charli and Dixie, have joined L.A.-based rival app Triller, as TikTok's future in the U.S. remains uncertain.
2 L.A. Deputies Shot In ‘ambush’ Attack Recovering After Surgery - Los Angeles Times
The Sheriff's Department reported that the shooting occurred about 7 p.m. near the Blue Line station at 275 Willowbrook Ave.
Extended Video, Radio Calls Released In Shooting Of Deputies - Los Angeles Times
An extended video and radio calls offer a clearer picture of how two Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies sitting in their car Saturday night were shot by a gunman.
Climate Change Is Fueling California Fires, Heat And Smog - Los Angeles Times
Record heat. Record acres burned. Sky-high air pollution. The extremes California has experienced in recent weeks all have one thing in common: They were made worse by climate change.
More Than 1 Million Acres Have Burned In California Since July As Monster Fires Rage Around Bay Area - Los Angeles Times
More than a million acres have burned in California since July as monster fires continue to rage around the Bay Area.
Kobe Bryant's Birthday, Lakers Remember His Influence - Los Angeles Times
Sunday would have been Kobe Bryant's 42nd birthday. The Lakers honor him in the playoffs with his "leave a legacy" motto and more.
Northern California's Lightning-caused Fires Explode In Size - Los Angeles Times
The LNU Lightning Complex fire has burned more than 46,000 acres in Napa, Sonoma and Solano counties. Evacuations are ordered in western Vacaville.
Senate Committee Sought Investigation Of Bannon, Raised Concerns About Trump Family Testimony - Los Angeles Times
The Senate Intelligence Committee, which is close to releasing its final report on the panel’s own investigation into Russian election meddling, believed Stephen K. Bannon may have lied to Congress, according to a letter obtained by The Times.
Joe Biden Chooses Kamala Harris As His VP - Los Angeles Times
Joe Biden has chosen California Sen. Kamala Harris as his running mate. She could be the first woman and first person of color to be vice president.
Over 13,000 New Coronavirus Cases Reported In California - Los Angeles Times
With a reporting backlog of test results cleared up in California, more cases are expected to show up in daily coronavirus totals this week.
California's Public Health Director Resigns Amid Questions About Coronavirus Test Data - Los Angeles Times
Dr. Sonia Angell, who held the position for less than a year, announced her resignation in an email sent to department staff on Sunday.
California To Fix Coronavirus Reporting System Amid Backlog - Los Angeles Times
A series of government data failures has created a backlog of as many as 300,000 test results in California.
Amid Coronavirus Outbreak At Bakersfield Immigration Facility, Emails Show ICE Deliberately Limited Testing - Los Angeles Times
On Thursday, a federal judge in San Francisco issued a searing ruling, saying ICE has "responded to the health crisis in such a cavalier fashion" that it has "lost the right to be trusted."