Samuel L. Jackson, Kumail Nanjiani, Brie Larson, George Lopez and other celebs reacted to Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court confirmation Monday.
Los Angeles TimesHollywood has some objections to Amy Coney Barrett’s confirmation as the next Supreme Court justice.
Samuel L. Jackson, Kumail Nanjiani Julia Louis-Dreyfus, and many more have spoken out
Driven by strong winds, two fires spread quickly in Orange County, forcing more than 90,000 people to evacuate.
Los Angeles TimesA pair of wind-driven wildfires raced toward neighborhoods in Orange County on Monday, critically injuring two firefighters, forcing tens of thousands of residents to evacuate and smothering much of the region with smoke.
San Francisco Mayor London Breed has been criticized for some of her decisions. But her early action on the coronavirus pandemic is also earning her praise.
Los Angeles TimesMayor London Breed's approach to the pandemic has largely shaped the city's success.
She decided early to prioritize saving lives over the economy and hasn't hesitated to scold residents who break the rules.
San Francisco shut down early in the pandemic and later limited reopening. Now the city is the first urban center in California where the risk of infection is rated as minimal.
Los Angeles TimesThe tech industry played a role too. Companies ordered their employees to work from home two weeks before San Francisco and other Bay Area counties shut down, Signaling to the rest of the region that they were taking the coronavirus seriously.
Los Angeles TimesExperts credit San Francisco’s success to a long partnership between public health officers and universities, most notably during the AIDS crisis. San Francisco is not monolithic, but its residents largely followed health guidelines.
Los Angeles TimesOf the 20 most populous cities in the U.S., San Francisco has the lowest death rate per capita from COVID-19. If the entire country had followed the city’s approach, says a @UCSF doctor, there would be just 50,000 dead from the pandemic instead of 220,000+