May 5, 2020
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                        The University of California could reopen just one-third to one-half of its dorm rooms this fall to keep safe distances among students amid the coronavirus outbreak. It’s unclear which students would get to return to campus or where other students would live.
                        Anger at Xi Jinping’s government over the coronavirus crisis is warranted, but treating a nuclear and economic superpower as an existential enemy to satisfy domestic political needs isn’t the smart way to go.
                        Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-Texas) faces a Senate confirmation hearing to be director of national intelligence after controversy over it last year.
                        Your Cinco de Mayo celebration this year might have a different tone from years past, but it can still have great food, music and culture.
                        Video from the scene of a fatal shooting by the CHP of a motorist on the 60 Freeway appears to show a sheathed sword lying in the roadway.
                        A man facing a second trial after a fire killed 36 partygoers at a San Francisco Bay Area warehouse has been released from jail over coronavirus concerns
                        Carnival plans to sail Caribbean itineraries from Florida and Texas ports where most passengers arrive by car rather than by airplane.
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                        “Stranger Things” star David Harbour joins The Times’ “Can’t Stop Watching” podcast to discuss Hopper in quarantine, Winona Ryder and his inspirations.
                        The veteran journalist said she was ‘really scared’ after fighting pneumonia caused by the coronavirus for two weeks at home before going to the hospital.
                        The Times was there as Ryan Murphy’s new Netflix series, “Hollywood,” filmed its rousing finale, set at the 1948 Oscars ceremony.
                        Rams’ top draft pick, Cam Akers, says he has ‘big boy pants on’ and can handle all the roles of a running back in the NFL.
                        Lakers great Magic Johnson believes players will bring plenty of intensity to the court even if NBA games are held with no fans.
                        Former Clippers guard Jamal Crawford shares his thoughts about “The Last Dance” documentary and talks about one of his first meetings with Michael Jordan.
                        The message driving the hard-working crew of the coronavirus-stricken aircraft carrier Theodore Roosevelt is simple: It’s time to get back to work
                        Today’s verdant pastures in eastern Germany were killing fields 75 years ago during World War II, with many soldiers buried without a trace.
                        The world’s largest hornet, a 2-inch killer dubbed the “Murder Hornet” with an appetite for honey bees, has been found in Washington state, where entomologists were making plans to wipe it out.
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