What Is Going On at Yale Law School?

A decade ago, back when we talked about things besides new coronavirus strains and vaccination rates, there was a weeks-long media frenzy over a parenting memoir called “Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother.” In that book, Amy Chua, an American daughter of Chinese immigrants, described her efforts to raise her children the “Chinese” way. For … Read more

Here’s how you can celebrate Juneteenth today in L.A. County

Thousands of Los Angeles County residents will celebrate Juneteenth on Saturday, the first opportunity for many to gather since California lifted most COVID-19 restrictions earlier this week. Juneteenth commemorates the day in 1865 when Union soldiers brought the news of freedom to enslaved Black people in Galveston, Texas — two months after the Confederacy had … Read more

ABC News Live celebrates Pride Month with Billy Porter, TikTokers Avery Blanchard and Soph Mosca, and more

“Pride on ABC News Live” tackles what’s next for the LGBTQ+ community and movement on its latest episode. ABC News’ Senior National Correspondent Steve Osunsami hosts the episode. You can watch the full show here. First, Senior Washington reporter Devin Dwyer looks at the upcoming Supreme Court decision that could have major implications for LGBTQ+ … Read more

Community leaders, elected officials gather in downtown L.A. to rally support for DA George Gascón, reform efforts

Community organizers, activists and local officials gathered in downtown Los Angeles Friday to express their support for L.A. District Attorney George Gascón and his justice reform efforts. The event comes amid a recall effort against Gascón, who has drawn criticism and pushback from law enforcement officials and victims rights advocates over various progressive directives, including … Read more

Joe Biden’s German Shepard Champ dies at 13

WASHINGTON — Champ, the Biden family’s oldest dog, has died, President Joe Biden tweeted Saturday. The 13-year-old German Shepherd died “peacefully at home,” the statement read. “He was our constant, cherished companion during the last 13 years and was adored by the entire Biden family. Even as Champ’s strength waned in his last months, when … Read more

Houston traffic: At least 1 dead in Highway 288 crash near Holcombe

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — A major crash on Highway 288 Saturday morning forced crews to close the freeway as they worked to investigate the cause and clear the debris left behind. It happened in the northbound lanes near Holcombe after 11 a.m. It wasn’t immediately clear what led to the crash, but at least one … Read more

Heat Wave Ending Everywhere But in San Diego County’s Mountains and Deserts

Sunrise over Rancho Bernardo on Saturday. Courtesy National Weather Service The heat wave will continue in the San Diego County mountains and deserts on Saturday, but cooler conditions will prevail along the coast, according to the National Weather Service. “Hot and dry conditions will continue from the foothills, across the mountains and into the deserts … Read more