LA County hits threshold to let elementary schools reopen

As COVID-19 cases decline and hospitals improve their available capacity, Los Angeles County has hit a state milestone for allowing elementary schools to reopen, county Supervisor Janice Hahn said...

Millions in Texas without power as deadly storm brings snow, freezing weather

A deadly winter storm pummeling the country's South and the heartland left millions without power in Texas early Tuesday and spawned a possible tornado that killed at least three people in North...

Google and Facebook may have to pay for news in Australia under proposed law

CANBERRA, Australia — Australia's government said on Tuesday it will amend draft laws that would make Google and Facebook pay for news to clarify that publishers would be paid in lump...

Capitol rioters boasted on social media. Now, they’re scrambling to scrub phones and pictures

While scores of Capitol rioters flaunted their role in the January 6 attack, a growing number of insurrectionists are accused of covering their tracks by destroying cellphones, wiping social media...

Newsom scrambles with recall effort hovering near signature threshold

California Gov. Gavin Newsom is facing pressure from the increasing likelihood of a recall vote, as he makes public appearances across the state. It comes as the RNC says it is investing $250,000 to...

Biden signs executive actions on climate change: ‘It’s time to act’

 President Joe Biden delivered remarks Wednesday about his plan to tackle climate change and signed related executive actions to further the key part of his agenda, which includes “creating jobs...

Newsom nears California recall vote threshold: Here’s what would happen next

Once considered a pipe dream in liberal California, a recall campaign to oust Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom is nearing its required threshold to qualify for a ballot. For that to happen, recall organizers...

Biden administration considers mandatory COVID-19 tests for domestic air travel, official says

The Biden administration is considering implementing mandatory coronavirus testing for travelers on U.S. domestic flights. Dr. Marty Cetron, director for the Division of Global Migration and Quarantine at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention told...

One year since Kobe Bryant’s death, loss and lawsuits still fresh

It was a foggy Sunday morning in Southern California when NBA legend Kobe Bryant’s  helicopter crashed into a steep hillside, killing all nine people onboard. As Tuesday marks one year since the Jan. 26 tragedy, friends...

CA lifts regional stay-at-home order. Here’s what that means for Southern California

California health officials have lifted the regional stay-at-home order for all areas statewide, including Southern California, where ICU capacity still remains under 15%. But that doesn't necessarily mean everything will...