Bob Odenkirk in stable condition after ‘heart related incident’ on ‘Better Call Saul’ set

Actor Bob Odenkirk is recovering in stable condition after a “heart related incident” on the set of “Better Call Saul” earlier this week.

Is desalination the answer to California’s drought? Here’s what experts say

While the technology works, environmentalists have concerns. As the drought worsens, some communities are taking a closer look at seawater desalination as a reliable source of drinking water.

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Texas Deputy AG apologizes to Simone Biles after ‘national embarrassment’ comment

“I owe Simone Biles an apology. A big one,” Aaron Reitz wrote, saying he made the comment “in a moment of frustration and disappointment.”

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Dwayne Johnson, Emily Blunt think new ‘Jungle Cruise’ movie offers the kind of ‘scare’ kids find fun

‘It can be a little scary but that’s the fun, tantalizing part for kids; they love this kind of scare.’ Dwayne Johnson thinks the new ‘Jungle Cruise’ movies offers the right tone of fright and fun for the whole family.

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Google, Facebook will require employees to be vaccinated upon return to offices

Google is postponing a return to the office for most workers until mid-October and rolling out a policy that will eventually require everyone to be vaccinated once its sprawling campuses are fully reopened.

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Bay Area COVID-19 outbreak linked to concert by LA band

A COVID-19 outbreak in Santa Cruz County is linked to a concert by the Los Angeles-based band Grateful Shred.

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Workers stage walkout at Irvine Activision Blizzard office over alleged sexism in the workplace

The video game company is facing a lawsuit which alleges a “frat boy workplace culture” that includes sexual harassment of women by executives.

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Chase: Police take stolen vehicle suspect into custody after pursuit ends in El Monte

A woman suspected of stealing a vehicle was taken into custody in the El Monte area after leading police on an approximately 75-minute chase that began in San Bernardino County Wednesday evening.

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Turn off, turn on: Simple step can thwart top phone hackers

Almost always in arm’s reach, rarely turned off and holding huge stores of personal and sensitive data, cellphones have become top targets for hackers looking to steal text messages, contacts and photos, as well as track users’ locations and even secretly turn on their video and microphones.

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Jet pack sighting: Pilots near LAX warned to be on lookout after ‘possible jet pack man’ spotted

A pilot reported seeing a “possible jet pack man” near LAX, prompting air traffic control to warn other pilots in the area.

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Alaska earthquake: 8.2-magnitude quake strikes off state’s coast, triggers tsunami warning

An 8.2-magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Alaska, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

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Disneyland, Disney World will require guests, cast members to wear masks indoors

Following the latest CDC guidance, Disneyland and Walt Disney World will again require guests to wear face coverings while indoors, regardless of vaccination status.

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Texas woman charged with murder in 1984 shaken baby case after victim recently died

Terry McKirchy was a 22-year-old babysitter who served only a light sentence for shaking a then-5-month-old years ago.

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Reese Witherspoon, Jim Toth to executive produce star-studded Stand Up to Cancer telecast

Anthony Anderson, Ken Jeong, Tran Ho and Sofia Vergara will co-host the telecast, which you can watch Aug. 21 on ABC.

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How to watch livestream of Lollapalooza 2021 on Hulu

Headliners Tyler, the Creator, Post Malone and Foo Fighters are among the acts currently scheduled to be streamed on Hulu.

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Video: Chaotic brawl breaks out at Brooklyn pizza parlor

Video shows a chaotic brawl involving chokeholds, punches and kitchen utensils break out at a Brooklyn pizza parlor as customers waited for their order.

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New Pfizer data suggests 3rd COVID vaccine dose ‘strongly’ boosts protection against delta variant

The data have not yet been peer-reviewed or published.

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Rams start preparing for season as training camp opens at UC Irvine

The Rams’ quest for a 3rd NFC West division title since moving back to Los Angeles starts now as training camp kicks off in Irvine.

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President Biden woos working class with new ‘buy American’ efforts during visit to Pa. plant

manufacturing. His visit to the facility comes as his administration pushes new “buy American” efforts and advocates for government investments and clean energy as ways to strengthen U.S. President Biden checked out half-built big rigs and chatted up workers at a Mack Trucks plant in the Lehigh Valley.

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Amazon is hiring hundreds of employees for two new Amazon Fresh grocery stores in SoCal

JOB ALERT: Amazon Fresh is now hiring employees for two new grocery stores in Cerritos and La Habra.

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