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LA Times National News
May 11, 2021

In slide toward all-out combat, Israel and Gaza militants trade blows, bombardment
In the first full day of back-and-forth aerial bombardment, both Israel and Hamas land deadly strikes. Is all-out-war next?



LA Times National News
May 11, 2021

Biden struggles to respond to Jerusalem clashes after Trump refused to criticize Israel
Why is Biden treading so gingerly as violence escalates in Jerusalem, Israel and Palestinian territories? Four years of Trump pro-Israel policy, plus thorny domestic politics, leave Washington with fewer options than at any time in recent history.



LA Times National News
May 11, 2021

Photos: Israel vows more strikes as violence escalates and deaths rise
Since sundown Monday, 26 Palestinians — including nine children — have been killed in Gaza, most of them by airstrikes, Gaza health officials said.



LA Times National News
May 11, 2021

Prosecutor plans to seek hate crime charges and the death penalty in Atlanta spa shootings
A man accused of killing eight people in shootings at three Atlanta-area massage businesses has been indicted on murder charges.



LA Times National News
May 11, 2021

Column: The agony and ecstasy of Kevin McCarthy
He's closer than ever to his dream of being House speaker. But he's compromised himself along the way.



LA Times National News
May 10, 2021

In abrupt escalation, Hamas rockets target Jerusalem and Israel retaliates
Hamas militants fired dozens of rockets into Israel on Monday, after hundreds of Palestinians were hurt in clashes with Israeli police at a religious site.



LA Times National News
May 10, 2021

COVID-19 vaccine is now authorized for kids as young as 12. Here's why that matters
Vaccine hesitancy is making herd immunity for COVID-19 seem more elusive than ever. Could that change once the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine is authorized for children as young as 12?



LA Times National News
May 10, 2021

COVID-19 vaccine is now available to kids as young as 12. Here's why that matters
Vaccine hesitancy is making herd immunity for COVID-19 seem more elusive than ever. Could that change once the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine is authorized for children as young as 12?



LA Times National News
May 10, 2021

Confidence grows that COVID-19 vaccines hold their own against variants
The reassurance comes as California continues to report one of the lowest per-capita daily coronavirus case counts of any state in the U.S.



LA Times National News
May 10, 2021

His first movie was shortlisted for an Oscar. What's next for Mexico's overnight star?
On Netflix, you can watch Juan Daniel García Treviño's star-making role in Mexico's "I'm No Longer Here." Now the actor finds it's not easy to go home as he feels pressure to not screw up his once-in-a-lifetime opportunity,



LA Times National News
May 10, 2021

Op-Ed: President Biden, take the next step at Grand Staircase-Escalante
The Biden administration's 30x30 conservation plan demands restoration of the two Utah national monuments that President Trump eviscerated.



LA Times National News
May 10, 2021

In North Texas, schism deepens between GOP moderates and 'skewed' hard-liners
As Capitol rioters, QAnon believers and other radicals gain in number, one moderate Texas Republican warns: 'We're on a self-destructive path.'



LA Times National News
May 10, 2021

'Skewed and out of whack': Right-wing extremism flourishes in North Texas suburbs
As Capitol rioters, QAnon believers and other radicals gain in number, one moderate Texas Republican warns: 'We're on a self-destructive path.'



LA Times National News
May 10, 2021

'They're taking over': Right-wing extremism flourishes in North Texas suburbs
As Capitol rioters, QAnon believers and other radicals gain in number, one moderate Texas Republican warns: 'We're on a self-destructive path.'



LA Times National News
May 09, 2021

Her 12-year-old son took Metro to buy her a Mother's Day present. He never returned
Recriminations and allegations of shoddy maintenance and corruption emerge in the wake of train crash that killed 26.



LA Times National News
May 09, 2021

Her 12-year-old son took Metro to buy her a Mother's Day present. He never returned.
Recriminations and allegations of shoddy maintenance and corruption emerge in the wake of train crash that killed 26.



LA Times National News
May 09, 2021

Her 12-year-old son took the Metro to buy her a Mother's Day present. He never returned
Recriminations and allegations of shoddy maintenance and corruption emerge in the wake of train crash that killed 26.



LA Times National News
May 09, 2021

Column: Liz Cheney and Donald Trump are locked in mortal combat. So far, Trump is winning
The two Republicans are battling for the future of their party.



LA Times National News
May 09, 2021

In the shadow of Mt. Everest, a business boom goes bust, spoiled by COVID-19
Business owners in Nepal's Solukhumbu region, which draws mountaineers from all over, are buried in debt, with almost no income and no relief in sight.



LA Times National News
May 09, 2021

China says most of its Long March 5B rocket burned up during its reentry to Earth's atmosphere
China's space agency says a core segment of its biggest rocket reentered Earth's atmosphere above the Maldives and most of it has burned up.



LA Times National News
May 08, 2021

Bomb kills 50 people, including teenage girls, near school in Afghanistan
A blast ripped through an area near a high school in the Afghan capital Saturday, government officials said, killing 50 people.



LA Times National News
May 08, 2021

Bomb kills at least 30 people, including teenage girls, near school in Afghanistan
Afghan government spokesmen say a bomb has exploded near a school in west Kabul, killing more than 30 people, many of them young students.



LA Times National News
May 08, 2021

Bomb kills more than 30 people, including young students, near school in Afghan capital
Afghan government spokesmen say a bomb has exploded near a school in west Kabul, killing more than 30 people, many of them young students.



LA Times National News
May 08, 2021

Bomb kills more than 30 people, including young students, near school in Afghanistan
Afghan government spokesmen say a bomb has exploded near a school in west Kabul, killing more than 30 people, many of them young students.



LA Times National News
May 07, 2021

No refuge for India's rich and middle class from second COVID-19 wave
High-rise apartment towers are hotbeds of infections, whereas some slums are proving resilient after enduring the first wave of the virus last year.



LA Times National News
May 07, 2021

Column: Will Biden's 'build back better' take care of the baby bust too?
Only about 3.6 million babies were born in 2020, down from about 3.75 million in 2019. The birth rate in the U.S. hasn't been this low since 1979.



LA Times National News
May 07, 2021

Separated at the U.S.-Canada border: For a father and son, 90 miles is a distance too far
Family separations don't occur only at the Mexican border, as Carlos Rivera and his young son discovered when they crossed into the U.S. from Canada.



LA Times National News
May 06, 2021

Biden wants to sell Louisiana a new bridge — and much more
President Biden stops in Lake Charles and New Orleans, in a state dogged by water-control issues, to seek GOP support for infrastructure spending.



LA Times National News
May 06, 2021

Cheney or Stefanik? Tradition or Trump? 2 congresswomen personify Republicans' choice
GOP Reps. Liz Cheney and Elise Stefanik personify the choice facing the party: Remain defined by Trump or return to traditional conservative values.



LA Times National News
May 06, 2021

'Justice in Italy has worked': Many in Rome applaud Californians' life sentences in police killing
Italians applaud Californians' life sentences for police officer killing



LA Times National News
May 06, 2021

Column: A congressional shutout in Texas disappoints Democrats. Should they worry?
Republicans grabbed both runoff slots in a district trending away from the GOP.



LA Times National News
May 06, 2021

U.S. sends warning to Russia, assuring Ukraine of support against Moscow's aggression
Secretary of State Blinken in Ukraine to assure President Zelensky, who played role in Trump impeachment, of U.S. support against Russian hostilities.



LA Times National News
May 06, 2021

Studies of hospital workers suggest COVID-19 vaccines really do prevent coronavirus infections
Two studies of hospital workers bolster the case that COVID-19 vaccines really do reduce the risk of a coronavirus infection.



LA Times National News
May 06, 2021

Go fish: Britain and France dispatch patrol boats as tensions mount over fishing rights
Britain and France have both dispatched patrol ships to the island of Jersey as their dispute over post-Brexit fishing rights escalates.



LA Times National News
May 06, 2021

Texas Republicans' push to restrict voting is straining their close ties with business
Efforts by Texas Republicans to pass voting restrictions tests the enduring relationship between the party and big business in the state.



LA Times National News
May 06, 2021

Is America the merciful nation immigrants want it to be?
The immigration debate poses a moral dilemma for America.



LA Times National News
May 06, 2021

As immigrants seek refuge, America struggles to live up to its promise
The immigration debate poses a moral dilemma for America.



LA Times National News
May 05, 2021

Biden administration supports waiving intellectual property rules on vaccines
Biden supports relaxing global trade restrictions for COVID-19 vaccines so that more countries can produce them and bring a faster end to the pandemic.



LA Times National News
May 05, 2021

A primary care physician for every American, science panel urges
The federal government must aggressively bolster primary care and connect more Americans with a dedicated source of care, experts urge in a new report.



LA Times National News
May 05, 2021

Atlanta board revokes dismissal of officer who fatally shot Rayshard Brooks
Atlanta officer is reinstated but will remain on leave until criminal charges involving the shooting death of Rayshard Brooks are resolved, police say.



LA Times National News
May 05, 2021

The first 100 days of the Biden administration through a photographer's lens
Photographer Kent Nishimura's look at the first 100 days of the Biden administration.



LA Times National News
May 05, 2021

Through a photographer's lens : A visual essay
Photographer Kent Nishimura's look at the first 100 days of the Biden administration.



LA Times National News
May 05, 2021

Column: Every president faces a major crisis. What will Biden's be?
Joe Biden has had a first 100 days relatively free of catastrophes. Don't expect that to last.



LA Times National News
May 05, 2021

Record-low U.S. birth rate fell another 4% in 2020, CDC says
The number of babies born in the U.S. last year fell 4% compared with 2019 as the nation's birth rate fell to another record low.



LA Times National News
May 04, 2021

In Mexico, a deadly train wreck that many saw coming
An overpass of the Mexico City Metro collapsed, sending a train crashing onto the road below, trapping cars and killing at least 24 people.



LA Times National News
May 04, 2021

Dramatic photos of the Mexico City Metro overpass collapse and rescue efforts
At least 23 people died in an overpass collapse on the Mexico City Metro, which is among the busiest in the world.



LA Times National News
May 04, 2021

At least 23 dead, scores injured after Mexico City Metro overpass collapses onto road
An overpass of the Mexico City Metro collapsed, sending a train plunging onto the road below, trapping cars and killing at least 23 people.



LA Times National News
May 04, 2021

At least 24 dead, scores injured after Mexico City Metro overpass collapses onto road
An overpass of the Mexico City Metro collapsed, sending a train crashing onto the road below, trapping cars and killing at least 24 people.



LA Times National News
May 03, 2021

Northern Ireland turns 100 amid renewed worries tied to Brexit
Brexit-related border worries grow as Northern Ireland, part of Britain, marks centennial of its creation



LA Times National News
May 03, 2021

Scientists scramble to see why, in rare cases, even the vaccinated can get COVID-19
Health experts expected some vaccinated people to contract COVID-19. But more research is needed on exactly why it is happening now, in small numbers.



LA Times National News
May 02, 2021

Column: Biden never declared war on meat, but Republicans didn't let truth ruin a good attack
Without a coherent set of policy goals, many in the GOP are relying heavily on the Trumpian strategy of ridiculing the opposition.



LA Times National News
May 02, 2021

In Knoxville, a Black high school contends with a massive rise in teen shootings
Five students at Austin-East Magnet High School have been killed in five shootings this year



LA Times National News
May 01, 2021

Ongoing family separation: Many migrants forced to stay in Mexico by Trump remain apart from their children in the U.S.
Migrants forced to stay in Mexico by Trump remain separated from children in the U.S. under Biden



LA Times National News
May 01, 2021

Ongoing family separation: Migrants kept in Mexico by Trump remain apart from children, partners in U.S.
Migrants forced to stay in Mexico by Trump remain separated from children in the U.S. under Biden



LA Times National News
May 01, 2021

Biden vowed to end Trump's 'Remain in Mexico' policy, but families are still being separated
Migrants forced to stay in Mexico by Trump remain separated from children in the U.S. under Biden



LA Times National News
May 01, 2021

Op-Ed: Can Joe Biden flip American government from 'them' to 'us'?
Washington, Lincoln and FDR championed 'us' government. Will Biden revive it?



LA Times National News
Apr 30, 2021

Vaccine companies and the U.S. government snubbed WHO initiative to scale up global manufacturing
Last year the World Health Organization launched a program that aimed to scale up production of COVID-19 vaccines in Latin America, Asia and Africa. Pfizer and Moderna refused to participate.



LA Times National News
Apr 30, 2021

COVID-19 surges in Oregon, sickening younger adults and forcing a return to restrictions
The coronavirus is making a comeback in Oregon, leading Gov. Kate Brown to reimpose restrictions on restaurants and bars.



LA Times National News
Apr 30, 2021

U.S. troops are leaving Afghanistan, but Al Qaeda remains
As U.S. troops leave Afghanistan, efforts against a diminished Al Qaeda are in flux. Officials say the terrorist group could threaten the U.S. again.



LA Times National News
Apr 30, 2021

Harvey Weinstein extradition to L.A. on rape charges is challenged
At a court hearing in New York on Friday, prosecutors filed new paperwork that gives the disgraced producer until May 30 to challenge the extradition to L.A.



LA Times National News
Apr 30, 2021

Judge gives Harvey Weinstein's attorneys 30 days to challenge extradition to L.A.
At a court hearing in New York, prosecutors file new paperwork that gives the disgraced producer until May 30 to challenge his extradition to L.A.



LA Times National News
Apr 30, 2021

Photo essay: How India's COVID-19 crisis leaves a trail of death and misery
India covid crisis



LA Times National News
Apr 29, 2021

Stampede at Israeli religious festival kills at least 45
A stampede at a religious festival attended by tens of thousands of ultra-Orthodox Jews in northern Israel kills at least 45 people.



LA Times National News
Apr 29, 2021

'Like someone holding me underwater': Stampede in Israel kills at least 45
A stampede at a religious festival in Israel attended by tens of thousands of ultra-Orthodox Jews kills at least 45.



LA Times National News
Apr 29, 2021

'Like someone was holding me underwater': Stampede in Israel kills at least 45
A stampede at a religious festival in Israel attended by tens of thousands of ultra-Orthodox Jews kills at least 45.



LA Times National News
Apr 29, 2021

Where are Asian American communities growing the fastest? Not California
North Dakota has outpaced every other in growing its Asian American communities, even as California keeps its lead as the state with the largest Asian American population.



LA Times National News
Apr 29, 2021

Biden holds rally in Georgia to mark 100 days in office, promoting big plans ahead
Biden holds a drive-in rally in Georgia, a state now crucial to Democrats, to echo the ambitious themes of his speech to Congress on Wednesday.



LA Times National News
Apr 29, 2021

Column: Joe Biden, President Elbow Grease
At Joe Biden's 100-day mark, the U.S. once again has a president who makes a robust case for democracy, and for orderly, line-by-line governing.



LA Times National News
Apr 29, 2021

Biden hasn't picked an ambassador to Israel. What does that say of U.S.-Israeli relations?
President Biden hasn't yet picked an ambassador to Israel. What does that say about U.S.-Israeli relations, and who are the names in the mix?



LA Times National News
Apr 29, 2021

Column: 'Pleasantly boring,' or how Joe Biden succeeds by not being Donald Trump
Biden gets solid marks for his first 100 days from becalmed voters in a Colorado campaign battleground



LA Times National News
Apr 29, 2021

Litman: The Chauvin prosecution isn't a bellwether for the state of justice in America
Be cautious about what you read into the Chauvin verdict. Every prosecution is only about the facts and the law in that case, no more and no less.



LA Times National News
Apr 28, 2021

5 takeaways from President Biden's speech to Congress
President Biden, in his address to Congress, frames a vast expansion of government as crucial to democracy's survival.



LA Times National News
Apr 28, 2021

6 takeaways from President Biden's address to Congress
President Biden, in his address to Congress, frames a vast expansion of government as crucial to democracy's survival.



LA Times National News
Apr 28, 2021

Photos: President Biden marks momentous 100 days with first ever socially distanced address to Congress
Biden addresses a joint session of Congress, pared down by pandemic precautions, in a prime-time appearance Wednesday to promote a bold domestic agenda.



LA Times National News
Apr 28, 2021

President Biden marks momentous 100 days with first ever socially distanced address to Congress
Biden addresses a joint session of Congress, pared down by pandemic precautions, in a prime-time appearance Wednesday to promote a bold domestic agenda.



LA Times National News
Apr 28, 2021

A president flanked by two California women of power speaks before a nearly empty House
President Biden's first speech to a joint session of Congress is being delivered to a nearly empty room as COVID-19 restrictions quell the normal pomp around the occasion.



LA Times National News
Apr 28, 2021

How a photo and a Long Beach book drive led to a false story and attacks on Kamala Harris
How a photo of a child's bed and a donation to a Long Beach book drive led to a false story and attacks on Vice President Kamala Harris.



LA Times National News
Apr 28, 2021

Doctors prescribe more opioids to COVID-19 'long haulers,' raising addiction fears
'Long COVID' patients may be at risk from a possible second pandemic of opioid addiction, given the high rate of painkillers being prescribed to them.



LA Times National News
Apr 28, 2021

Funeral pyres burn. Gravediggers know no rest. India's COVID-19 crisis is a 'nightmare'
Infections and deaths continue to climb at alarming rates as India's second COVID-19 wave threatens to topple its healthcare system.



LA Times National News
Apr 28, 2021

'Sitting ducks for organized crime': How Biden border policy fuels migrant kidnapping, extortion
Biden said he wanted to expel more migrant families under Title 42. The policy is fueling border kidnappings and extortion of U.S. relatives.



LA Times National News
Apr 28, 2021

'A gold rush for human smugglers': Biden's Title 42 policy fuels migrant family kidnappings at border, extortion in U.S.
Biden said he wanted to expel more migrant families under Title 42. The policy is fueling border kidnappings and extortion of U.S. relatives.



LA Times National News
Apr 28, 2021

Biden Title 42 policy fuels migrant family kidnappings at border, extortion in U.S.
Biden said he wanted to expel more migrant families under Title 42. The policy is fueling border kidnappings and extortion of U.S. relatives.



LA Times National News
Apr 28, 2021

New CDC mask guidance draws clear line between vaccinated and unvaccinated Americans
U.S. health officials see two kinds of people: Those who are vaccinated and those who aren't. They're trying to get unvaccinated Americans to switch sides.



LA Times National News
Apr 28, 2021

McManus: Joe Biden has become the anti-Reagan, and his speech to Congress will make that clear
Not since Reagan declared government the problem has a president so thoroughly repudiated his vision. That's why Wednesday's speech could be historic.



LA Times National News
Apr 28, 2021

Biden's 'Families Plan' would tax rich to help schools, child care, community college and more
President Biden will unveil the second half of his roughly $4-trillion economic revival agenda in a prime-time speech Wednesday to a joint session of Congress.



LA Times National News
Apr 28, 2021

Biden's 'Families Plan' would tax rich to help schools, childcare, community college and more
President Biden will unveil the second half of his roughly $4-trillion economic revival agenda in a prime-time speech Wednesday to a joint session of Congress.



LA Times National News
Apr 26, 2021

South Korea cheers 'trailblazing' Yuh-Jung Youn, a pusher of boundaries
South Korea, where Yuh-Jung Youn has been a familiar face onscreen for 50 years, celebrates her anew after her historic Oscar win.



LA Times National News
Apr 26, 2021

'Human being, not a political cause': Will Floyd's death, Chauvin conviction spur reforms?
Chauvin trial, ending in his conviction, saw erosion of 'blue wall of silence,' legal observers say



LA Times National News
Apr 26, 2021

Beijing responds to U.S. alliances with 'wolf warrior' defiance. Will it backfire?
Beijing's rejection of criticism from America and its friends has grown shriller as the Biden administration demonstrates its ability to pull allies together.



LA Times National News
Apr 26, 2021

Op-Ed: Kamala Harris' border mission should be a Mexico mission too
Mexico has taken a wrong turn, and it's time for the United States to take notice.



LA Times National News
Apr 25, 2021

McManus: How do Biden's first 100 days in office compare to Trump's?
Joe Biden's presidency so far has been surprisingly consequential. He's undone most of Trump's legacy and is establishing his own. But he trails FDR.



LA Times National News
Apr 25, 2021

In his first 100 days, 'Uncle Joe' Biden combines progressive goals and a reassuring manner
In the 2020 campaign, pollsters said Biden was well-known, but not known well. As his presidency nears its 100th day, the blank spots are filling in.



LA Times National News
Apr 24, 2021

Bodies pile up as vaccine campaigns sputter and COVID-19 variants spread
From India to Brazil, the pandemic has reached one of its bleakest points yet.



LA Times National News
Apr 24, 2021

How do you feel about Biden's recognition of the Armenian genocide?
President Biden has formally acknowledged that the systematic killing and deportation of more than a million Armenians during the fall of the Ottoman Empire in modern-day Turkey more than a century ago was genocide.



LA Times National News
Apr 24, 2021

Biden formally recognizes killing of more than 1 million Armenians as genocide
President Biden on Saturday formally recognized as a genocide the killing of more than 1 million Armenians starting in 1915.



LA Times National News
Apr 24, 2021

Armenians spent their lives demanding U.S. recognition of genocide. Victory is finally in sight
Biden's expected recognition of the Armenian Genocide has sent shockwaves, of relief and continued resolve, through California's large diaspora community.



LA Times National News
Apr 24, 2021

Armenians spent their lives demanding U.S. recognition of genocide. Victory is here
Biden's recognition of the Armenian genocide is expected to send shockwaves, of relief and continued resolve, through California's large diaspora community.



LA Times National News
Apr 23, 2021

U.S. lifts pause on J&J vaccinations, clearing the way for shots to resume
The CDC and FDA lifted their pause on Johnson & Johnson vaccinations, clearing the way for states to resume shots despite the tiny risk of rare blood clots.



LA Times National News
Apr 23, 2021

Vaccine experts say J&J's COVID-19 vaccine is safe despite blood clot risk
A CDC advisory panel of vaccine experts recommends ending the pause on use of Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine despite tiny risk of blood clots.



LA Times National News
Apr 23, 2021

'We are trapped here.' A Mexican town isolated by cartel terror
Rival gangs vie for control of methamphetamine production in the Mexican town of Aguililla in Michoacán.



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