Ranch Fire Burns 500 Acres, Threatens Homes In AzusaThe Ranch Fire burning in Azusa has grown to 500 acres, according to the Los Angeles County Fire Department.CBS Los Angeles Shared .
Spicoli to the rescue with 'Fast Times' virtual benefitSpicoli is making a virtual return to Ridgemont High to raise money for two non-profit groups.My Mother Lode Shared .
Woman Accused Of Killing Pregnant Woman In Anaheim Collision Charged With Second-Degree MurderA 40-year-old Garden Grove woman was charged Thursday with second-degree murder for a collision in Anaheim that killed a 23-year-old pregnant woman and left her baby fighting for her life.CBS Los Angeles Shared .
Ex-cop's video captures crowd's horror during Floyd arrestNewly released body-camera video from a third officer involved in George Floyd's arrest captures for the first time the growing horror of onlookers who.My Mother Lode Shared .
Suns top Mavs to keep playoff hopes alive, go 8-0 in bubbleDevin Booker scored 27 points and the Phoenix Suns rolled past the Dallas Mavericks 128-102 on Thursday to keep their playoff hopes alive and finish as the only.My Mother Lode Shared .
LA County Reports 1,999 New Coronavirus Cases, 64 Additional DeathsHealth officials also reported that there were 891 ongoing COVID-19 outbreak investigations, including outbreaks at UPS, Trojan Battery and SoFi Stadium which have all reported between 60-90 confirmed positive cases among employees.CBS Los Angeles Shared .
Trump's suggestion to eliminate payroll tax doesn't add upPresident Donald Trump this week said he could eliminate the payroll tax if he is reelected without undercutting retirement benefits or greatly adding to the.My Mother Lode Shared .
Trump, Biden trade barbs on coronavirus responsePresident Donald Trump is attacking Joe Biden for calling on governors to mandate that all Americans wear masks for the next three months.My Mother Lode Shared .
Jerry Jones suggests wiggle room over Cowboys' anthem policyDallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones is showing more willingness to consider the points of view of players over kneeling during the national anthem.My Mother Lode Shared .
Grizzlies roll past Bucks 119-106, reach West play-in roundJonas Valanciunas and Ja Morant had triple-doubles and the Memphis Grizzlies kept their season alive Thursday with a 119-106 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks,.My Mother Lode Shared .
Computer scientist, pixel inventor Russell Kirsch dead at 91Russell Kirsch, a computer scientist credited with inventing the pixel and scanning the world's first digital photograph, died Aug.My Mother Lode Shared .
It's over: For first time in 23 seasons, Spurs miss playoffsSan Antonio's record-tying run of 22 consecutive postseason appearances is over, with the Spurs being eliminated from contention for a Western Conference play.My Mother Lode Shared .
USC Researchers Uncover Likely Order Of COVID-19 SymptomsAccording to a new study, people who contract the virus first develop a fever, followed by a cough and muscle pain, then nausea or vomiting and diarrhea.CBS Los Angeles Shared .
Coronavirus: 24 new deaths, 348 new cases reported in Orange County on August 13The newly reported cases of the virus bring the cumulative total of positive testsÂ in Orange County to 42,171 cases since testing began locally.Orange County Register Shared .
PG&E tells regulators upcoming outages will go more smoothlyPacific Gas and Electric is promising regulators that it has learned from its mishandling of deliberate blackouts and won't disrupt as many people's lives.My Mother Lode Shared .
Longtime Illinois state senator hit with federal tax chargeTerry Link faces a federal charge of filing a false tax return.My Mother Lode Shared .
FBI Seeking Woman In Arson Of LAPD Squad Car During George Floyd ProtestsAccording to the FBI, the woman was among one of several who poured accelerant on a marked LAPD squad car and set it on fire in the vicinity of Beverly Boulevard and Fairfax Avenue.CBS Los Angeles Shared .
AJC California Offices' Letter on Ethnic Studies Curriculum HearingSAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ - American Jewish Committee cautioned Governor Gavin Newsom and top state education officials about last-minute additions before a scheduled hearing on the revised model ethnic studies curriculum.American Jewish Committee Shared .
More US churches sue to challenge COVID-19 restrictionsChurches in California and Minnesota are challenging state pandemic restrictions in court, contending that they are violations of religious liberty.My Mother Lode Shared .
Tatis Jr. brings talent, swagger as Padres hope to contend"El Niño" is bringing a welcome wallop to San Diego.My Mother Lode Shared .
Grow Busts Yield An Estimated $2.3 M In ContrabandIt was the fourth eradication at one site and the latest arrestees include an 81-year-old local woman.My Mother Lode Shared .
Orange County Reports 24 Additional Deaths, 348 New COVID-19 Cases Bringing Total Over 42KSANTA ANA â Orange County health officials reported 24 coronavirus-related deaths and 348 additional cases Thursday.CBS Los Angeles Shared .
AP Interview: US envoy indicates US open to Iran compromiseThe U.S. ambassador to the United Nations is urging European nations that support the nuclear deal with Iran to put in writing their ideas to extend the.My Mother Lode Shared .
Let it flow: Trump administration eases showerhead rulesPresident Donald Trump says showers aren't flowing enough for his taste or his hair.My Mother Lode Shared .
Korpisalo, Blue Jackets win 3-1, tie series with LightningJoonas Korpisalo made 36 saves to give the Columbus Blue Jackets a 3-1 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning to even their playoff series at one game apiece.My Mother Lode Shared .
A flame, a look, one of the Olympics' most powerful momentsLess than 24 hours before the opening ceremony of the Atlanta Olympics, Janet Evans finally got the word.My Mother Lode Shared .
California's mixed messages on COVID-19 create confusionCalifornians are suffering under the confusing and ever-changing messages from the top-down rather than being guided by their local circumstances.CalMatters Shared .
La Panza RanchIn an uncertain world, La Panza represents a private retreat and a step back into its rich history as part of Old California.CA Outdoor Properties Shared .
San Diego Zoo names new conservation officer for global wildlife effortsSAN DIEGO San Diego Zoo Global announced Thursday it has appointed Dr. Nadine Lamberski to the newly created role of chief conservation and wildlife health officer, leading a unified team of conservation scientists and wildlife veterinarians to develop a strategic approach to the zoos conservation efforts.McKinnon Broadcasting Shared .
Fauci: Schools should be outdoors as much as possibleThe nation's top infectious disease expert is urging school districts developing their plans for reopening for the new academic year to offer as many outdoor.My Mother Lode Shared .
Mexico to keep US border closed to non-essential travelMexico plans to extend the closure of its shared border with the United States for another month to non-essential travel.My Mother Lode Shared .
Police: Oxnard Man Found In Stolen Truck With Master Keys Had Been Arrested 4 Times Already This YearJacob Perryman, 35, was found at about 5 a.m. Wednesday inside a green Nissan truck that had been reported stolen and tried to run away, according to Oxnard police.CBS Los Angeles Shared .
Five common mistakes people make when wearing a face maskSAN DIEGO While face masks have been the newest accessory of 2020, people are still making mistakes in the way they wear them.McKinnon Broadcasting Shared .
Skyline Church continues to provide church services during pandemic closuresSAN DIEGO The Skyline Church in Rancho San Diego is continuing to provide church services amid the pandemic closure.McKinnon Broadcasting Shared .
Rate Of COVID-19 Infection Among LA's Homeless Population Kept At 2.2%When the pandemic began, Los Angeles County's Department of Health Services launched several COVID-19 and response programs to mitigate infections among the homeless population.CBS Los Angeles Shared .
Medical review upheld for Saudi prisoner at GuantanamoA federal judge has turned back an effort to delay an independent medical review for a Saudi citizen held at the Guantanamo Bay detention center who was so.My Mother Lode Shared .
California court rules Amazon is liable for injuries from defective productsAmazon.com can be held liable like other traditional retailers for injuries from defective products sold via its sprawling e-commerce marketplace, a California state appeals court ruled on Thursday.Reuters Shared .
Hurley family announce new wave of business venturesBrands under the new company created by the well-known surf family will include Simple, a shoe company popular in the 90s, and a collaboration with two-time world-champion surfer John John F...Orange County Register Shared .
Texas, California governors take heat in battle over school reopeningsTexas Governor Greg Abbott on Thursday sought to reassure parents he is doing all he can to keep students safe as most schools in the state prepare to reopen next week.Reuters Shared .
Portland State disarms campus police after Black man's deathPortland State University says it will disarm its campus police force.My Mother Lode Shared .
AP source: Chiefs, Kelce agree to 4-year, $57.25M extensionThe Chiefs and star tight end Travis Kelce have agreed to a four-year, $57.25 million contract extension that will keep him with the Super Bowl champions.My Mother Lode Shared .
5ive Tool Baseball Baseball CampsFormer professional baseball player, Jared Eichelberger, has created the 5ive Tool Baseball Academy to expand the game and teach the youth.McKinnon Broadcasting Shared .
California megachurch defies state coronavirus orders, opens for Sunday servicesNobody's forcing anything, they're here because they want to be here,' says pastor John MacArthur.The Independent Shared .
Statewide eviction ban to end on Sept. 1The body that oversees Californias court system lifted its freeze on court action, saying its up to Gov.Orange County Register Shared .
California Flex Alert issued for Friday due to heat waveLOS ANGELES â With oppressive heat in the forecast, a statewide Flex Alert is being issued for Friday calling for residents to turn off their lights and help conserve electricity.Orange County Register Shared .
Westlake District Food 4 Less Workers Offered Free COVID-19 Tests Following OutbreakGrocery workers represented by United Food and Commercial Workers Local 770 will have access to free COVID-19 testing Friday at the Food 4 Less in the Westlake District after over two dozen cases were confirmed at the store.CBS Los Angeles Shared .
More Than Two Dozen LA Deputies Disciplined Over Internal Gang InvolvementThe disciplinary letters stemmed from an internal investigation into an East L.A. Sheriff's Station clique called "The Banditos," accused of operating like a gang.CBS Los Angeles Shared .
Grace Community Church Sues California Governor, LA Mayor Over Alleged DiscriminationPublic officials, according to the complaint, were "all too eager" to grant a de facto exception for "favored protesters" instead of enforcing the public health orders earlier this summer.CBS Los Angeles Shared .
California's Red Salmon Complex of Fires Imaged by NASA's AquaNASA's Aqua satellite using the MODIS instrument captured this image of the Red Salmon Complex fire on August 13, 2020.NASA Shared .
Israel, United Arab Emirates to establish full diplomatic ties in US-brokered dealJERUSALEM â Israel and the United Arab Emirates announced Thursday they are establishing full diplomatic relations in a U.S.-brokered deal that required Israel to halt its contentious plan to annex occupied West Bank land sought by the Palestinians.Orange County Register Shared .
Coronavirus: Nearly half of Americans plan to travel during COVID-19 pandemicWhether or not it is putting vacations on hold, the COVID-19 pandemic is taking an effect on the travel plans of nearly every Americans.East Bay Times Shared .
Internet Provider Starry Inc. Donates 21 Chromebooks To Los Angeles Housing AuthorityLOS ANGELES â Starry Inc., a wireless broadband internet provider, announced Thursday it has donated 21 Chromebooks to the Housing Authority of the City of Los Angeles.CBS Los Angeles Shared .
Uber and Lyft on track to leave California after failing to delay driver status orderA judge denied Uber and Lyft's appeals to overturn an order to classify drivers as employees in California.The Verge Shared .
Trump opposes postal money that would help vote-by-mailWASHINGTON â President Donald Trump declared Thursday that he opposes additional funding for the U.S. Postal Service, acknowledging that his position would starve the agency of money Democrats say it needs to process an anticipated surge in mail-in ballots during the coronavirus pandemic.Orange County Register Shared .
Joe Biden calls for nationwide mask mandateWILMINGTON, Del. — Joe Biden is calling for a nationwide protective mask mandate, citing health experts' predictions that it could save 40,000 lives from coronavirus over the next three months.McKinnon Broadcasting Shared .
Dodgers, Dodgers Foundation To Join Kershaw's Challenge School Supply Drive-ThruLOS ANGELES â The Los Angeles Dodgers and Dodgers Foundation will join Clayton Kershawâs charity, Kershawâs Challenge, and the Dream Center for the seventh annual Back-to-School Drive-Thru this Saturday.CBS Los Angeles Shared .
2019 Pac-12 Men's Golf Championships, featuring 2020 PGA Champion and California alum Collin Morikawa, to air tonight on Pac-12 NetworkTonight, Pac-12 Networks is airing an encore of the 2019 Pac-12 Menâs Golf Championships, featuring PGA Champion and former California All-American Collin Morikawa, at 6 p.m.Pac-12 Shared .
California Assemblymembers propose legislation to create First-in-Nation Net Worth TaxSACRAMENTO California Assemblymember Rob Bonta unveiled legislative amendments that would establish a first-in-the-nation net worth tax.McKinnon Broadcasting Shared .
Hollywood and InclusivityThe African American Film Critics Association - also known as AAFCA - was born in NYC in 2003 out of a critical need for the representation and promotion of images and themed stories from the African Diaspora.L.A. Weekly Shared .
'I Just Wanted It To Be Joe At The Comedy Cellar': Joe List On Comedy Central Stand-Up Special 'Joe List: I Hate Myself'Comedian Joe List discusses his new special on Comedy Central, performing on David Letterman and opening up for Dane Cook.CBS Los Angeles Shared .
State-Wide Flex Alert Issued As Heat Wave Begins In Southern CaliforniaThe state's Independent System Operator, or ISO, urged all Californians to conserve electricity from 3 to 6 p.m.CBS Los Angeles Shared .
Canopy Growth CEO Talks Growing Better Pot, Pandemics, and Consumer ExpectationsWith a leadership change in January and its latest quarter looking solid, is the world's biggest pot company back on the path to profit?L.A. Weekly Shared .
Supervisor Desmond details case against SANDAG's $177 billion transportation planSAN DIEGO About 3% of San Diegans use public transit, but SANDAGs new Big Bold Vision will cost an estimated $177 billion.McKinnon Broadcasting Shared .
Chicago's Regional Tavern-Style Pizza Has Arrived in Los AngelesThe extra-thin pizzas are completely covered in toppings and cut square for maximum snackability.Eater LA Shared .
L.A. pastor sues California over coronavirus lockdown: 'Enough is enough'A prominent pastor in Los Angeles filed a lawsuit Wednesday against California over Gov. Gavin Newsom's second coronavirus lockdown orders, including banning singing in houses of worship.Fox News Shared .
Five Health Insurance tips for switching jobs during a health pandemicSAN DIEGO Switching jobs in the middle of a pandemic can be stressful, especially if you arent sure how it will affect your health insurance coverage.McKinnon Broadcasting Shared .
Bay Area limo driver who died of COVID-19 tied to Trump's Mar-a-Lago, claim allegesThe family of a South San Francisco limo driver who died of COVID-19 in March, claims he contracted the virus after picking up Brazilian diplomats who attended a summit at President Donald Trump...East Bay Times Shared .
Koreatown's Outdoor Dining Is Starting to Resemble South Korean PochasLA's Koreatown combats the pandemic with pojangmacha-style covered tables and sizzling Korean barbecue on butane burners.Eater LA Shared .
Coronavirus economic fallout sparks more talk of taxing California's richestWith a massive budget deficit and a pandemic ratcheting up the gulf between those at the top of the economic ladder and those at the bottom, California debates proposals to tax its wealthiest resid...East Bay Times Shared .
Coronavirus; California's economic fallout sparks wealth tax proposalsWith a massive budget deficit and a pandemic ratcheting up the gulf between those at the top of the economic ladder and those at the bottom, California debates proposals to tax its wealthiest resid...The Mercury News Shared .
Local officials in California declare Aug. 24 Kobe Bryant DayOrange County's Board of Supervisors voted unanimously to declare Aug. 24 as Kobe Bryant Day to celebrate the Los Angeles Lakers basketball star.NBC News Shared .
Actor Drake Bell Accused Of Abuse By Former Girlfriend Melissa Lingafelt While They Lived In Los FelizIn a TikTok video, Lingafelt - who goes by the stage name Jimi Ono on social media - said she was 16 years old when she began dating the "Drake and Josh" star.CBS Los Angeles Shared .
Livestream Preview: Best Coast @ Seated, 8/14/20Los Angeles, Californiaâs Best Coast - comprised of Bethany Cosentino and Bobb Bruno - celebrate the 10th anniversary of their debut album, Crazy for You, with a livestream documentary via Seated on Friday, Aug.Parklife DC Shared .
No Containment In Sight As Lake Fire Continues to Rage Near Lake HughesA CBSLA crew which drove through the area counted about a dozen buildings which appeared to have sustained some damage, but it was unclear if those were homes our outbuildings.CBS Los Angeles Shared .
Event Pick: Justin Bua: DISRUPT the FowlerFor this afternoon's Fowler Museum program, the DISRUPT student group hosts interdisciplinary artist Justin Bua, known for his depth with visual street culture, fine art, and hip hop.L.A. Weekly Shared .
How California home prices hit record high despite coronavirusCalifornias median selling price for existing single-family houses from hitting $626,170 in June to top the old high of August 2019.Orange County Register Shared .
Erika Urrea biography: 13 things about Lodi police officerShe works at the Lodi Police Department in Lodi, San Joaquin County, California, United States.CONAN Daily Shared .
Coronavirus unemployment: California jobless claims fall for third straight weekThe initial claims for unemployment filed in California during the Aug. 8 week were the fewest claims filed since the week that ended May 23.Orange County Register Shared .
US says Iran briefly seizes oil tanker near Strait of HormuzDUBAI, United Arab Emirates â The Iranian navy boarded and briefly seized a Liberian-flagged oil tanker near the strategic Strait of Hormuz amid heightened tensions between Tehran and the U.S., the American military said Thursday.Orange County Register Shared .
President Trump announces UAE and Israel have agreed to establish full diplomatic tiesDUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says the announcement that full diplomatic ties will be established with the United Arab Emirates has ushered in a "new era" in Israel's relations with the Arab world.McKinnon Broadcasting Shared .
Who's Applying For School Reopening Waivers in Southern California?Here's what we know so far from public records requests and with your help.LAist Shared .
Who Would Replace Kamala Harris in the Senate for California? Let the Jockeying BeginAs the Democratic vice-presidential nominee hits the campaign trail, a race to replace her kicks off.The New York Times - California Shared .
White House Announces 'Breakthrough' Peace Deal Between Israel, United Arab EmiratesPresident Trump announced a peace deal between Israel and the United Arab Emirates Thursday that will usher in the "full normalization of relations" between the nations.CBS Los Angeles Shared .
Flag-draped coffins of Marine Corps troops from sunken tank sent to DoverSAN DIEGO — The flag-draped coffins carrying the remains of seven Marines and a sailor who died after a Marine Corps seafaring tank sank off the coast of Southern California have arrived at Dover Air Force Base in Delaware for burial preparations.McKinnon Broadcasting Shared .
Good Business San Diego-SD County Health and Human Services AgencyCarl DeMaio working to suspend AB 5 to protect parents from being penalized for hiring at-home tutors.McKinnon Broadcasting Shared .
Police officer saves man at the last moment after his electric wheelchair got stuck on train tracksA Sacramento police officer managed to pull a man to safety seconds before a train arrived, after his electric wheelchair got stuck on the tracks as he attempted to cross the road.The Independent Shared .
Lessons in litter: Two ocean-focused groups hope to connect with students about beach trashTwo ocean-focused groups, the Shark Lab in Long Beach and the Eco-Warrior Foundation based in Laguna Beach, are hoping to connect with students as they head back to school to highlight the harm caused by pollution reaching the ocean, threatening sea creatures and other wildlife that call the coast home.Orange County Register Shared .
CA-50 candidate Darrell Issa reacts to Joe Biden choosing Kamala Harris as his running mateSAN DIEGO Darrell Issa, former Congressman and Chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee.McKinnon Broadcasting Shared .
Music PickThough the performance being aired on Friday was originally recorded in 2018, musicians Malika Tirolien and Michael League will be online.L.A. Weekly Shared .
Five Brand New Restaurants to Check Out in Los AngelesKorean fried chicken in Arcadia, Caribbean goat curry in Manhattan Beach, and more.Eater LA Shared .
New shield against COVID-19: Antibody-inspired drugsArmed with a growing understanding of the human immunity, Bay Area researchers are producing these potential treatments based on antibodies, the tiny Y-shaped molecules proven to protect against in...East Bay Times Shared .
Trump's ex-assistant shares her White House story after being fired for making comments about the presidentSAN DIEGO President Trump is encouraging his supporters to purchase a new memoir, written by one of his former assistants, Madeline Westerhout.McKinnon Broadcasting Shared .
Boy, 2, On Life Support After Falling Into Garden Grove PoolPolice say officers were called to the 13000 block of Simmons Avenue just before 9 a.m.CBS Los Angeles Shared .
Why Is the CBD Market Exploding?It's worth noting that much of CBD's popularity is contingent upon its physical and mental health benefits.L.A. Weekly Shared .
Video shows police officer pulling man in wheelchair off railroad tracks before oncoming train hitsAÂ California police officerÂ pulled a man out of his wheelchair and to safety on Wednesday, moments before he would have been crushed by an oncoming train, Â dramatic video of the rescue showed.Queenie's Blog, LLC Shared .
AMC To Begin Reopening Theaters Nationwide Next Week; Will Offer 15-Cent TicketsHowever, no theaters in California have a reopening date scheduled due to the renewed statewide lockdown orders issued by Gov.CBS Los Angeles Shared .
Can Marijuana Really Cause A Person To Become Aggressive?If some of the research on the subject of marijuana and violence holds any weight, a society of stoners could create an uprising of evil that only stands to destroy the planet.L.A. Weekly Shared .
Pop-Up Saved by the Max Returns With Takeout Menu for the ‘90s KidsPlus: When is Disneyland reopening, and a look at the long lines for the return of Pink's in Hollywood.Eater LA Shared .
Six New Art Books to Love Now and SoonThese titles offer beauty, story, and inspiration to brighten your shelves.L.A. Weekly Shared .
California startup aims to tackle battery degradation in electric carsReuters) - Lithium-ion batteries are essential to electric vehicles, but they have drawbacks: They are hard to make and degrade over time.Reuters Shared .
Coronavirus: As California's hospitalizations decline, COVID-19 deaths persist at a staggering rateGov. Gavin Newsom said California was turning a corner in its battle with COVID-19, even as it continued to report north of 130 deaths per day from the virus.East Bay Times Shared .
Coronavirus Outbreak Hits Folsom State Prison in CaliforniaNearly 90 inmates at Folsom State Prison have tested positive for the coronavirus in the latest outbreak to hit California's troubled corrections system.NBC Bay Area Shared .
Coronavirus unemployment: California jobless claims fall for third straight weekThe initial claims for unemployment filed in California during the Aug. 8 week were the fewest claims filed since the week that ended May 23.Red Bluff Daily News Shared .
LA Man Arrested In Hit-And-Run That Killed Long Beach Liquor Store Employee Trying To Stop ThiefPolice say they discovered evidence that linked Jamal Darby to the July 24 incident that killed 57-year-old Victor Talavera of Long Beach.CBS Los Angeles Shared .
Douglas Emhoff: Meet Kamala Harrisa husband, a hotshot lawyer who could become Americaas first Second GentlemanMr Emhoff first met his wife on a blind date and the couple married the following year.The Independent Shared .
The creatures seen and unseen in Laguna Woods VillageLaguna Woods Village is not a sterile environment. The trees and the wildlife complement the many activities and amenities available to senior citizens.Orange County Register Shared .
Man stabbed at downtown Oakland parkThe man was reported to be in critical condition after the Thursday morning stabbing at Snow Park across from Lake Merritt.East Bay Times Shared .
Annie Murphy On 'Schitt's Creek': 'I'm Really Proud Where Alexis Rose Left Off'Annie Murphy was one of the breakout stars of "Schitt's Creek" on Pop TV and she talks about her run on the show and working with Eugene Levy, Catherine O'Hara and Dan Levy.CBS Los Angeles Shared .
Pete and Chasten Buttigieg to be honored by Equality California during virtual celebrationThe event will be hosted by "Pose" star Angelica Ross and take place on Sept.NBC News Shared .
Latest World and National News and HeadlinesThe Nation's Newspaper provides you with up-to-date coverage of US and international news, weather, entertainment, finance, and more.Usatoday Shared .
The Sky's The Limit for Barbara BurrellIt's Black Restaurant Week and the owner of Sky's Gourmet Tacos, Barbara Burrell is celebrating her 28-year-old business in Mid City.L.A. Weekly Shared .
Texas and California are once again the top states for voluntary sales, according to an Eastbridge report on state-level sales results for 2019AVON, Conn., Aug. 13, 2020 - Texas and California ledâ¯the country in voluntary sales for the sixth year in a row, according to Eastbridge Consulting Groupâs tenth annualâ¯U.S. State ESI and EPI, New York and Illinois rounded out the top five.GlobeNewswire News Room Shared .
Tech trivia: Zoom a result of founder's distaste for Monday morning commutesCheryl Russell writes a monthly column for the Register and Laguna Woods Globe.Orange County Register Shared .
Multi-car on eastbound Bay Bridge creates huge backupA multi-car crash has blocked several eastbound lanes on the lower deck of the San Francisco Bay Bridge Thursday morning just before Treasure Island.SFGate Shared .
In a first, Airbnb is suing renter after 3 people are shot at California partyNeighbors reportedly told sheriffs deputies that the party was packed with people in their early 20s.East Bay Times Shared .
Fire Crews Battling Lake Fire Save American Flag from Burning PropertyA dramatic video posted by the Los Angeles County Firefighters Local 1014 union showed crews pulling the flag down off the pole as the flames raged around them.CBS Los Angeles Shared .
My Farewell Address to LAWe moved away from Los Angeles at the beginning of the Pandemic. This was something I wrote to process the thoughts and emotions I was feeling at the time.Â You are a festering, stinking, gaping wound of a city full of hypocrites, power hungry politicians, air head celebrities, homeless mentally ill and addicted people, and&.Bunnyandbutter Shared .
Harry and Meghanas life in California: the inside story so farAOne insider on the couple's movements since moving stateside and going under the radar.The Telegraph Shared .
Photos: Lake Fire Smoke as Seen From Around Southern CaliforniaThe Lake Fire began Wednesday in the Angeles National Forest north of Los Angeles and quickly burned thousands of acres.NBC Southern California Shared .
Watch: Lodi police officer gets to railroad tracks in nick of timeVideo captures the urgent struggle as the train bears down on them.East Bay Times Shared .
When will Disneyland open? California ‘reviewing' guidelines, policiesCalifornia continues to review policies about theme parks.Deseret News Shared .
California farmworkers face evictions amid COVID-19 pandemicAgricultural and essential workers across California fear evictions as the coronavirus forces them out of work, but many living here illegally are also afraid to seek help or fight back.Los Angeles Times Shared .
Song of the Day: "Tall Girlfriend" by DA Stern featuring Alex WinstonOn Sept. 25, Los Angeles-based musician DA Stern will release his mixtape Mmxxtape, featuring covers and collaborations with artists such as Fat Tony, Colleen Green, Chris Tomson of Vampire Weekend, Party Nails and more.Parklife DC Shared .
Evacuation orders as historic 10,000 acre wildfires spread north of LAA fast-moving brush fire near Lake Hughes, California, has spread to over 10,000 acres forcing at least 100 homes to be evacuated.The Independent Shared .
Coronavirus unemployment: California jobless claims fall for third straight weekThe initial claims for unemployment filed in California during the Aug. 8 week were the fewest claims filed since the week that ended May 23.East Bay Times Shared .
COVID-19 Reopening Roundup: California 'Turning The Corner' On COVID-19; 'Nanobody' Nasal Spray; Fitness Club Launches Learning PodThe tsunami of news about the current coronavirus outbreak and now the reopenings can be overwhelming.CBS San Francisco Shared .
CBD for Senior Golfers: No Mulligans NeededThis article was originally published on Blue Ribbon Hemp. To view the original article, click here.L.A. Weekly Shared .
Pandemic Pastimes: Online And IRL Events This Weekend, Aug. 14-16Attend a couple of drive-through comedy nights and an online B-Boy summit. Catch screenings of "Selena" and "Purple Rain." Create your most Instagrammable dish for a summer potluck.LAist Shared .
In California, you can drill for oil next to a home. Activists hope to change thatLawmakers voted down a bill to require buffer zones around oil and gas extraction. Environmental justice activists still see hope.Los Angeles Times Shared .
Petroglyphs, Tunnels and China WallAfter we reached the summit of our Donner hike, we had originally planned to return to our starting point then drive to some other sights, but the road was closed for construction.Claremontography Shared .
What Are the Plans for Reopening California Schools? Here's What to KnowThursday: The year has started out looking different across the state. Also: A dangerous fire in northern Los Angeles County.The New York Times - California Shared .
Map: Lake Fire perimeter and evacuation area north of Los AngelesThe towering smoke cloud could be seen from Orange County beaches 75 miles away.East Bay Times Shared .
California not clamping down on teeth-straightening kits — yetUsing celebrities and a social justice pitch, firms like SmileDirectClub beat back the dental lobby over a state bill to restrict their straightening kits.CalMatters Shared .
Concerto by OpoloWinery: Opolo Vintage: 2012 Wine Name/Vineyard: Concerto Wine Category: Red blend Grape blend: Cabernet, Merlot, Petite Sirah Bottle size: 750 ml Region: Paso Robles State or Price: $32.99 ABV: 13.9% Cases produced: N/A The Barrel Cellar Score: 89 points Review date: June 19, 2020 About the Winemaker: Opolo Vineyards in Paso Robles California...The Barrel Cellar Shared .
Editorial: Who should be allowed to cast a ballot in California?Yes on Prop. 17 allowing parolees to vote; No on Prop. 18s age 17 threshold; No on Oakland Measure QQs age 16.East Bay Times Shared .
Transformer Explosion In Valley Glen Knocks Out Power To ThousandsAn estimated 12,500 customers in Sherman Oaks and Van Nuys were without power.CBS Los Angeles Shared .
'Explosive' Southern California Wildfire Destroys Structures, Prompts EvacuationsA wildfire in the Angeles National Forest spread within minutes.The Weather Channel Shared .
He Needed to Train. David Duchovny's Pool Was Out There.Rudy Garcia-Tolson's attempt to make a fifth Paralympic swim team after three years of retirement was missing a crucial element — a pool where he could train.The New York Times - California Shared .
Column: The latest threat to the Southern California dream: MosquitoesA fundamental piece of the Southern California lifestyle is going the way of the red cars, Bullocks Wilshire and the Brown Derby.Los Angeles Times Shared .
Inside Meghan and Harry's new $14.7m nine-bed, 16-bath California homeSussexes' Santa Barbara neighbours include Oprah Winfrey and Gwyneth Paltrow.The Irish Times Shared .
Predicted California marijuana business failures haven't happened, and COVID played a roleIn late 2019, many in the California marijuana industry confidently predicted a rash of companies would go under this year, citing the market\'s harsh business conditions and a dearth of investors.Marijuana Business Daily Shared .
Architecture, in Abstract: A QuizCan you identify the cities where these abstract architectural photographs were taken?The New York Times - California Shared .
Case of the Day Thursday, August 13, 2020LIS BLUDGEONS If youâre suing a neighbor because you claim title to a piece of her property, the last thing you want to see happen is for her to sell it to the Little Sisters of the Poor before your lawsuit is completed.Tree And Neighbor Law For Homeowners And Professionals Shared .
Katie Hill: Sex Scandal Won't Stop My ComebackThe former California congresswoman was a rising Democratic star - a future Speaker, some mused - until a conservative website published nude photos of her.It's All Political Shared .
Ask a reporter: Back to school in California during Covid-19EdSource reporters and readers met Wednesday in a virtual town hall to discuss what education will look like this fall in California.EdSource Shared .
Voice: California has some technology issues to deal withGuest columnist John Curran thinks the state should do its part to reduce unemployment by hiring people to work on the IT system backlog.Desertsun Shared .
The Secret to Surviving the Stress in 2020How Full Spectrum Hemp CBD Can Help After several decades of life, I thought I'd seen it all, but when it comes to Covid-19, I never saw this coming.L.A. Weekly Shared .
Indian-Americans Cheer Kamala Harris's SelectionAsian-American political leaders and community advocates described the choice of Ms. Harris as the Democratic vice-presidential nominee as a powerful statement on American possibility.The New York Times - California Shared .
Lake FireLAKE FIRE UPDATE 1 AUGUST 12, WEDNESDAY Photo Credit - LA Co FD INCIDENT SUMMARY Date/Time The fire started on Wednesday, August 12, 2020.NW Fire Blog Shared .
On Tour with Blackhorse Road by Merida Johns and Meet the Author #Books #womensfictionThis looks like a powerful story we can all learn something from. Blackhorse Road by Merida Johns released in July in the Womenâs fiction romance genre.Viviana MacKade Shared .
San Jose: Two charged with operating meth conversion labAuthorities say the drug was extracted and converted into crystal form after being dissolved in buckets of paint.East Bay Times Shared .
Multi-Tiered System Of Supports As A COVID-19 StrategyAn item from this California-based think tank. PACE Publications Multi-Tiered System of Supports to Address Childhood Trauma: Evidence and Implications Â Kevin Gee, Â Christina Murdoch, Â Tseng Vang, Â Quetzally Cuahuey, Â Jeremy PrimÂ When Californiaâs students return to classes this fall, whether from aÂ distance or in person,...Virtual School Meanderings Shared .
'That's The Job': Military Medical Professionals Join County/USC Staff To Treat Surge Of COVID-19 PatientsThe partnership between the county and the military has likely saved lives, and the Air Force personnel who came to help said they will stay as long as necessary.CBS Los Angeles Shared .
Gripped: Climbing The Killer Pillar Movie ReviewCLIMBING THE KILLER PILLAR 1091 Reviewed for Shockya.com and BigAppleReviews.net linked from Rotten Tomatoes by: Harvey Karten Director: Benjamin Galland Screenwriter: Corey Fischer, Benjamin Galland, Donna Laemmlen Cast: Kaiwi Lyman, Megan Hensley, Amanda Maddox, Natalie Duran, Bryce Wissel, Jacki Florine Screened at: Criticsâ link, NYC,...Big Apple Reviews Shared .
Wilder Ranch State Park: Old Cove Landing Trail to Ohlone Bluff TrailLiving in California is great, but sometimes I just really miss warm, sunny beach days that are the norm in Hawaii.Â I'm constantly checking the weather app on my phone to see which parts of the Bay area are the warmest and sunniest.Choose Aloha Shared .
USA news: Incredible 'dolphin stampede' filmed in southern CaliforniaHundreds of dolphins in the US have been filmed leaping out of the water so fast they appear to be flying.9News Shared .
2 Adults, 5 Children Injured In Crash On 110 Freeway In Downtown Los AngelesLOS ANGELES â Seven people were taken to the hospital Wednesday night following a crash on the southbound lanes of the 110 Freeway near the 10 Freeway in downtown Los Angeles.CBS Los Angeles Shared .
Former Garden Grove Planning Commissioner Arrested After Allegedly Skipping Out On $4,000 ContractMan Jordan Nguyen, 47, was arrested Tuesday after a months-long investigation into a a grand theft case.CBS Los Angeles Shared .
Murder case dismissed against California man who served 25 yearsA judge has dismissed a murder case against a man who spent 25 years in prison for a 1994 killing in Los Angeles.Los Angeles Times Shared .
Riverside, San Bernardino Report Additional Coronavirus Deaths; Ventura Reports New CasesAs of Wednesday evening, 421,273 Riverside County residents, 294,499 San Bernardino County residents and 129,767 Ventura County residents had been tested for COVID-19.CBS Los Angeles Shared .
Inside Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's new California estateThe Duke and Duchess of Sussex paid $14,650,000 for the 18,000-square-foot home in Montecito, California, which features rose gardens, century-old olive trees, a tennis court, a tea house, children's cottage and a pool.Page Six Shared .
With honor ceremony, 7 Marines and a sailor who died in ocean training exercise are flown to Dover Air Force BaseIn a solemn ceremony on the flight line, the servicemen were transported onto a plane for the flight east.Orange County Register Shared .
Dance Film: Benjamin Millepied: Dance of DreamsDance of Dreams is a new dance film directed by the luminous Benjamin Millepied, starring a small cadre of San Francisco Ballet dancers.L.A. Weekly Shared .
Coronavirus tracker: California's hospitalizations lowest in six weeks, 8,522 new cases and 187 new deaths reported as of Aug. 12State health officials reported 112 fewer COVID-related hospitalizations on Wednesday, marking the eighth day straight that hospitalizations had declined.Orange County Register Shared .
Saratoga: One killed, five injured in two-vehicle crashThe collision was reported at Highway 85 and Saratoga Avenue late Wednesday morning.East Bay Times Shared .
Excessive Heat Warning Issued Friday Through Monday As High Temperatures Sweep Over SoCalLOS ANGELES â What started as an excessive heat watch has been upgraded to an excessive heat warning beginning Friday at 11 a.m.CBS Los Angeles Shared .
Torrey Pines senior Matthew Lauter leaving San Diego but will play in MWC in collegeMatthew Lauter is following a tradition in his family where several have went on to play college football.McKinnon Broadcasting Shared .
Evacuations Ordered, Roads Closed As Fast-Growing Lake Hughes Brush Fire Spreads To 10,000-Plus AcresThe Lake Fire quickly scorched thousands of acres on Wednesday afternoon in the Angeles National Forest, prompting evacuation orders and road closures.CBS Los Angeles Shared .
Some Ask If City Is Doing Enough To Keep Angelenos Experiencing Homelessness Safe In Wake Of PandemicIn response to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, city and state officials have announced increased efforts to safely house people, but encampments remain across the region, prompting some to ask: how effective are those efforts?CBS Los Angeles Shared .
Drivers as Employees law could drop operations in California Uber Chief saysA backup plan for Uber would be to pause operations in California, eventually restarting with âa much smaller service, much higher pricesâ and probably focused in the center of cities or in suburbs, â according to Khosrowshahi.Noble Reporters - World's Iconic News & Media Site Shared .
LAPD, LAFD Each Report 1 Additional Coronavirus Case As County Officials Say Numbers Are Looking BetterThe Los Angeles Fire Department and Los Angeles Police Department have each reported one additional confirmed case of coronavirus within their employees, officials said on Wednesday.CBS Los Angeles Shared .
Families of victims killed by mass murderer Scott Dekraai rally against Orange County DA Todd SpitzerRelatives of victims killed at the Salon Meritage in Seal Beach called for Spitzers resignation, saying he used them to campaign for him and then forgot them once he was elected.Orange County Register Shared .
Garden Grove planning commissioner arrested, kicked off postPlanning commissioner Man Jordan Nguyen allegedly told a homeowner he could use his influence as a commissioner to push through a project.Orange County Register Shared .
Pregnant California woman killed by alleged drunk driverYesenia Lisette Aguilar was walking on a sidewalk with her husband when she was struck by a Jeep driven by Courtney Pandolfi.New York Post Shared .
Staying healthy during quarantine at Choice JuiceryCarlsbad, CA) - Small businesses are working hard across San Diego to stay open or reopen their doors across amid the coronavirus pandemic.McKinnon Broadcasting Shared .
LA County Reports First West Nile Virus Death Of 2020Humans contract West Nile virus through the bite of an infected mosquito, though the health department noted that most mosquitoes do not carry the virus.CBS Los Angeles Shared .
Excessive heat warning coming to Southern California this weekendTemperatures in inland areas were expected to reach more than 100 degrees, nearing 110 in some valleys and desert areas.Orange County Register Shared .
Mel Stute, trainer of 1986 Preakness winner, dies at 93LOS ANGELES â Mel Stute, who trained Snow Chief to victory in the 1986 Preakness and the Eclipse Award as the nationâs best 3-year-old male, died Wednesday.Orange County Register Shared .
Massive California brush fire erupts near Angeles National ForestA California brush fire tore across thousands of acres in Lake Hughes Wednesday and was still burning into the evening, continuing to rapidly spread with zero containment.Fox News Shared .
NXPT Fit moves workouts outside amid COVID-19NXPT Fit has been voted San Diegos number one gym multiple times. What separates NXPT from the rest is the trainers, staff, and their dedication to the slogan, no excuses.McKinnon Broadcasting Shared .
California state report urges action on sea level riseTwo-thirds of Southern California beaches could be gone by 2100, the state Legislative Analyst's Office warns.San Diego Union-Tribune Shared .
California sees decrease in coronavirus hospitalizations as test backlog boosts number of confirmed casesWhile hospitalizations rates decline, deaths are increasing and officials warn that Californians need to continue following safety protocols to prevent another wave of infections.Los Angeles Times Shared .
The Mother Lode Mourns The Passing Of Stephen CollumThe Calaveras wine industry has lost one of its greatest mentors, boosters, and creative collaborators.My Mother Lode Shared .
Anaheim Union High School District pivots after technical difficulties on opening dayThe district temporarily lost access to its Schoology learning platform and shifted on the opening day of school to Google Meets while the issue was fixed.Orange County Register Shared .
Cowboys' Prescott has eye on present without long-term dealDak Prescott is in the building with the Dallas Cowboys after the star quarterback stayed away from the virtual offseason to try to get a long-term contract.My Mother Lode Shared .
San Francisco Fed president on pandemic's 'incredibly uneven' impactTech businesses have seen strong stock growth during the pandemic, even as brick and mortar shops face closures.East Bay Times Shared .
Distance learning is back for Bay Area schools, but will it be better this time?Educators say they are optimistic that this new round of online learning will be different than the spring.East Bay Times Shared .
Quarterly sales of new cars in California down almost 50%The numbers are in and the economic consequences wrought by the COVID-19 pandemic landed a body blow to new car sales in California, with dealers reporting a drop of 48.9 percent in the second quarter of this year compared to the same three-month period of 2019.San Diego Union-Tribune Shared .
Biden raises $26M in 24 hours after VP announcementJoe Biden raised $26 million for his presidential campaign in the 24 hours that followed his announcement that California Sen.My Mother Lode Shared .
Dbacks bop Rockies 13-7; Blackmon hitless, drops under.500Starling Marte homered and drove in four runs as the Arizona Diamondbacks battered the Colorado Rockies 13-7 in a Coors Field slugfest featuring 34 hits, but.My Mother Lode Shared .
UN chief: pandemic threatens peace and risks new conflictsThe United Nations chief is warning that the COVID-19 pandemic not only threatens gains in fighting global poverty and building peace but risks exacerbating.My Mother Lode Shared .
Southern California Sees Small Improvement In Housing AffordabilityThe California Association of Realtors said that throughout all regions, more residents were able to afford purchases in the second quarter of 2020 than more recent quarters.CBS Los Angeles Shared .
Jerry Jones says the Dallas Cowboys plan on playing their home games in front of fansDALLAS At the Dallas Cowboys first training camp press conference, the teams owner, Jerry Jones, announced that they want to play in front of fans this season.McKinnon Broadcasting Shared .
Prosecutors want joint trial for 4 ex-cops in Floyd deathProsecutors are asking a judge to try four fired Minneapolis police officers jointly in George Floyd's death.My Mother Lode Shared .
There's No Video Of The Andres Guardado Shooting Here's The Sheriff's ExplanationThe L.A. County Sheriff's Department said Wednesday there's no surveillance video of the fatal June 18 shooting of Andres Guardado because detectives had removed the digital recorder for the property's security cameras as part of the investigation into another shooting at the same location 11 days earlier.LAist Shared .
Phishing Email From Malicious Cyber Actor Hitting COVID-19 Loan Relief SiteThe U.S. Department of Homeland Security is putting out the alert regarding the Small Business Administration "spoof."My Mother Lode Shared .
Appeals court tosses antitrust ruling against QualcommSAN FRANCISCO — A federal appeals court in the 9th circuit has overturned an antitrust ruling against Qualcomm, dismissing arguments that it unlawfully squeezed out cellphone chip rivals and charged excessive royalties to manufacturers such as Apple.McKinnon Broadcasting Shared .
Turner helps Indiana hold off Harden rally to beat RocketsMyles Turner had 18 points, reserve Edmond Sumner added a season-high 17 and Indiana held off a late rally by Houston and James Harden to break a five-game.My Mother Lode Shared .
Bailey helps Islanders rally to beat Capitals 4-2 in Game 1Josh Bailey scored a shorthanded goal 6:52 into the third period and the New York Islanders overcame a two-goal deficit to beat the Washington Capitals 4-2 on.My Mother Lode Shared .
Coronavirus: 245 new cases in Orange County reported as of Aug. 12, total now 41,823, officials sayOfficials said a reporting issue at the state level appears to have been resolved and the total number of cases reported for Orange County is now accurate.Orange County Register Shared .
Dolly Parton, Justin Bieber among virtual TV festival starsDolly Parton, Cate Blanchett and Justin Bieber are part of the virtual edition of the Paley Center's annual TV festival.My Mother Lode Shared .
Coronavirus: PPE shortage cost California $93m and dozens of lives, new study findsWe can't wait for the next pandemic to start building the infrastructure to have these supplies'The Independent Shared .
How to Spend a Few Days in San DiegoHi Wanderers! Hope you are all doing well. I have had some visitors in the past month, such as my sister and my best friend, and thought I would share what we did with the state of how things are right now.Est. Wander Shared .
Laguna Woods resident to share tales of Hollywood, grandmother's journey to U.S.The 76-year-old resident of Laguna Woods Village was producer of a number of TV situation comedies, including The Bob Newhart Show, All in the Family and The Dati...Orange County Register Shared .
United plans more Florida flights, but virus gets final sayUnited Airlines will add winter flights to Florida from the Northeast and Midwest, hoping to capture leisure travelers.My Mother Lode Shared .
Actors and Disney World reach deal after virus testing fightWalt Disney World and the union for its actors and singers have reached an agreement that will allow them to return to work.My Mother Lode Shared .
Florida sheriff bans masks for deputies with some exceptionsA central Florida sheriff says his deputies won't be allowed to wear face masks except under some conditions, and neither will visitors to the sheriff's office.My Mother Lode Shared .
Bail fund answers criticism over freeing convicted rapistA Massachusetts nonprofit is responding to critics for using donations to bail out people facing serious crimes, including a convicted sex offender who has.My Mother Lode Shared .
Omar vows to keep fighting as she savors decisive victoryU.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar is savoring a decisive primary victory.My Mother Lode Shared .
Kobe Bryant Day Declared In California! !Kobe Bryants passing still effects us all and while nothing may ease the pain of the loss for most of us, this newly declared Kobe Bryant Day just may lift your spirits.92.7 The Block Shared .
Business lobby raises concerns over Trump payroll tax breakThe nation's leading business group is raising serious concerns about President Donald Trump's move to defer Social Security payroll taxes for American workers.My Mother Lode Shared .
California 'turning the corner' on the pandemic, Newsom saysCalifornia is "turning the corner on this pandemic," Gov. Gavin Newsom said Wednesday, but he plans to move more cautiously in reopening businesses that were forced to shut down again during a summer surge in new coronavirus cases.SFChronicle.com Shared .
Missouri bill targeting Black prosecutor spurs backlashA proposal by Missouri's Republican governor to give the attorney general the power to prosecute homicides in St. Louis is spurring backlash.My Mother Lode Shared .
Santa Clara County releases waiver process for elementary schools to reopen classroomsAfter months of being the Bay Areas most cautious county on reopening, Santa Clara County is leading the pack as one of the first to offer waivers to allow elementary schools to bring studen...East Bay Times Shared .
Let it flow: Trump Administration eases showerhead rulesPresident Donald Trump says showers aren't flowing enough for his taste or his hair.My Mother Lode Shared .
1,349.) Wed Aug. 12, 2020The Song of the Day is: The Go-Go's - âVacationâ From the album Vacation. Vacation, all I ever wanted Vacation, had to get away Vacation, meant to be spent alone Charlotte Caffey - Kathy Valentine - Jane Wiedlin We're taking a minor excursion today, not a vacation per se, but for this summer and&.Hear Today, Grown Tomorrow Shared .
Stein Mart files for bankruptcy; to close nearly 300 storesHeadquartered in Jacksonville, Fla., Stein Mart has more than 280 stores in 30 states.Orange County Register Shared .
Stay Thirsty Colts Top Northern California SaleStay Thirsty scored a sales trifecta when three of his 2019 foals brought the top prices at the California Thoroughbred Breeders' Association's Northern California Yearlings and Horses of Racing Age Sale.BloodHorse.com Shared .
California Workers' Comp Committee OKs 2021 Pure Premium FilingThe governing committee of the Workers' Compensation Insurance Rating Bureau of California voted on Wednesday to authorize the WCIRB to submit a Jan.Insurance Journal Shared .
Yanks star Judge ailing, uncertain for start of Bosox seriesYankees star Aaron Judge was out of the lineup Wednesday night because of tightness in his lower body and it was uncertain whether the oft-injured slugger would.My Mother Lode Shared .
Antetokounmpo suspended for Bucks' finale over headbuttGiannis Antetokounmpo has been suspended for Milwaukee's final game of the regular season,.My Mother Lode Shared .
Chicago Police post looting videos to identify suspectsChicago police are giving people another look at the looting that happened downtown and around the city this week in the hope that they will recognize suspects.My Mother Lode Shared .
US commander: Islamic State threat in west Syria growingThe top U.S. commander for the Middle East is warning that elements of the Islamic State group are working to rebuild in western Syria, where the U.S. has.My Mother Lode Shared .
Former test administrator to plead guilty in college scamA former college entrance exam administrator has agreed to plead guilty in the college admissions bribery scheme that has ensnared wealthy parents across the U.My Mother Lode Shared .
How can Wall Street be so healthy when Main Street isn't?Wall Street is flying, with the S&P 500 now within a few points of its pre-pandemic record, while Main Street is teetering.My Mother Lode Shared .
Mattingly: Marlins sidelined by virus are 'feeling great'Miami Marlins manager Don Mattingly says his players sidelined by a coronavirus outbreak are all asymptomatic, and some have applied for reinstatement.My Mother Lode Shared .
Isiah Thomas' Olympic hopes were denied, not once but twiceIsiah Thomas loved to play road games, and the ones he could have been part of in 1980 might have been unlike any other in his career.My Mother Lode Shared .
Garden Grove Woman Booked For Murder In Crash That Killed Pregnant Woman In AnaheimCourtney Pandolfi was booked Wednesday on suspicion of murder, DUI causing bodily injury and driving on a suspended license.CBS Los Angeles Shared .
California pastor defies public health orders, holds services for thousands with no social distancingPastor John MacArthur says his Grace Community Church in suburban Los Angeles has held recent services for more than 6,000 people.CNN Shared .
Sen. McGuire authors bill to help save California's newspapers amid pandemicOn Wednesday, North Coast Sen. Mike McGuire issued a statement to help save California's newspapers.KRCR Shared .
Judge declines to revoke ex-officer's bond over Florida tripA judge has declined a prosecutor's request to revoke the bond for the officer who killed Rayshard Brooks, but she clarified that the conditions of his bond do.My Mother Lode Shared .
Rites of fall: Losing college football stings across AmericaMichigan's Big House will be sitting empty when the leaves start to change this fall.My Mother Lode Shared .
Coronavirus: California eviction protections could end Sept. 1California housing advocates are urging immediate aid for renters facing eviction because of the coronavirus pandemic.Orange County Register Shared .
Could Laguna's historic South Coast Cinemas become a place to showcase electric cars?Rivian, an electric car manufacturer, says it is in escrow to buy the historic property., which would screen movies, but also have a coffee shop and be available for other entertainment.Orange County Register Shared .
Kobe Bryant Day declared for Aug. 24 in Orange County, CaliforniaOrange County supervisors voted to approve the proclamation for 8/24 on Tuesday.CBSSports.com Shared .
Biden Officially Introduces Kamala Harris As VP NomineeJoe Biden and Kamala Harris are appearing together for the first time as a presidential ticket in Wilmington, Delaware on Wednesday afternoon.CBS Los Angeles Shared .
Arts at HomeHere are the best ways to get your culture this weekend.L.A. Weekly Shared .
County's first case of travel-related West Nile Virus confirmed in Alpine manALPINE A 61-year-old Alpine man is the first person in San Diego County to test positive for West Nile virus this year, local health officials reported Wednesday.McKinnon Broadcasting Shared .
Census officials face subpoenas if they refuse interviewsHouse Democrats have threatened to subpoena top officials at the U.S. Census Bureau after they refused to give interviews to an oversight committee over why the.My Mother Lode Shared .
Lyft president says it may have to suspend service in CaliforniaUber made a similar announcement earlier Wednesday.CNBC Shared .
Anderson, Robert lead White Sox past Tigers 7-5Tim Anderson had four hits and finished a double shy of the cycle, and Luis Robert hit a bases-clearing double to lift the Chicago White Sox to a 7-5 victory.My Mother Lode Shared .
Lens Artists Weekly Photo Challenge # 109: UNDER THE SUNRead to the very end of the post about the theme. The quote from E.Kanlaon Shared .
Sweet Things Frozen Yogurt finally allowed to reopen amid coronavirus pandemicSweet Things Frozen Yogurt is attached to the Hilton Bayfront Hotel on the San Diego Bay near Petco Park.McKinnon Broadcasting Shared .
From California to the Midwest, examining the perils of industrial farming and the risk to foodAn excerpt from Tom Philpott's "Perilous Bounty: The Looming Collapse of American Farming and How We Can Prevent It."Marketplace Shared .
Lawsuit: Campaign and ex-cop's stepmom defamed companyA lawsuit accuses a Georgia congressional candidate's campaign of conspiring with the stepmother of the former Atlanta police officer who killed Rayshard Brooks.My Mother Lode Shared .
The Latest: Trump speaks with Clemson QB and LSU coachPresident Donald Trump says he has spoken with Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence and LSU head coach Ed Orgeron about moving forward with the football season.My Mother Lode Shared .
Update: Fire Reported In Carson Hill AreaCAL Fire crews are working a vegetation fire in Calaveras County, off Highway 49.My Mother Lode Shared .
55 Freeway connection to south 405 to close for next three weekendsThe closure, which is for construction work to reinforce the pavement on the connector, will also significantly delay traffic in and out of John Wayne Airport.Orange County Register Shared .
Overture for more virus talks rejected as standoff deepensThe White House's top negotiator is trying to revive stalled talks over coronavirus aid.My Mother Lode Shared .
California Coronavirus Update: Governor Gavin Newsom Spends Majority Of COVID-19 News Conference Talking About His Economic AchievementsGovernor Gavin Newsom started his Wednesday coronavirus news conference by taking a page out of Donald Trump's press conference playbook.Deadline Shared .