Derek Chauvin released from jail on $1 million bond

Derek Chauvin has been released from jail after posting a $1 million bond. Chauvin had been jailed in segregation at the maximum security Oak Park Heights, Minnesota prison awaiting a...

US Drug Oversight Agency Issues New Guidelines on COVID-19 Vaccine Approval  

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has issued a set of strict new guidelines for emergency authorization of a COVID-19 vaccine in defiance of strong objections from the Trump...

Pro-Armenia demonstrators hold rally, block part of Imperial Highway in El Segundo

Hundreds gathered in El Segundo Tuesday evening to stand in solidarity with Armenia in its conflict with Azerbaijan over the disputed Nagorno-Karabakh region. Protesters were outside the Los Angeles Times...

More than 2,000 LA County ballots printed, mailed without presidential race

Los Angeles County election officials are apologizing for a misprint of more than 2,000 ballots that omitted the presidential race. The ballots were sent to voters in the Woodland Hills...

US Charges 2 British Members of Islamic State’s ‘Beatles’ Cell

Two alleged members of a notorious Islamic State cell behind the public beheadings of Western hostages in Syria in the mid-2010s have been transferred to the United States to...

Trump Administration Open to Piecemeal Approach to COVID-19 Relief Legislation, Official Says

White House chief of staff Mark Meadows said Wednesday it is unlikely Congress and the Trump administration can reach an agreement on a comprehensive package of COVID-19 relief legislation. “We’re...

More Than 4 Million Americans Have Already Voted, Suggesting Record Turnout

Americans are rushing to cast ballots ahead of the Nov. 3 election at an unprecedented pace, early voting numbers show, indicating a possible record turnout for the showdown between...

Back at White House, Trump Urges Americans ‘Don’t Be Afraid’ of COVID-19

U.S. President Donald Trump urged Americans not to “be afraid” of COVID-19 after he returned to the White House Monday evening after 72 hours of hospitalization for the deadly virus. In a...

Fighting Intensifies in Nagorno-Karabakh, Turkey Testing Both Russia and US

Armenia and Azerbaijan are accusing each other of targeting civilian populations in a dangerous flare-up over the disputed separatist enclave of Nagorno-Karabakh. As the newly reignited conflict intensifies in a...

Trump’s allies defend his drive-by outside hospital

WASHINGTON — Allies of President Donald Trump on Monday defended his decision to leave Walter Reed National Military Medical Center to drive by his supporters and wave from his motorcade despite...