As CA enters heat wave, snowpack is a fraction of what it should be

The Sierra snowpack, which provides water to California, sits at 38% of its average, according to the California Department of Water Resources. Photo by Shutterstock.

The western United States is the driest it has been in at least 1200 years. How can California mitigate drought conditions?

The mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School birthed an online community hostile to reality, one that fed off itself despite evidence to the contrary. That’s according to author Elizabeth Williamson.

Hot pot, aka shabu shabu, is about cooking raw ingredients in a shared pot of flavorful broth. It’s a low-stress way of meal prep — only the broth is made in advance.

The LA Lakers aren’t heading to the NBA playoffs. But at least Dodgers baseball is almost here, and manager Dave Roberts is confident his team will win the World Series.