Startling surge in L.A. bloodshed as COVID-19 fades: 'Too many guns in too many hands'


by MSN

MSN— Four months into 2021, life is returning to normal as vaccination efforts drive down COVID-19 infections. But L.A.'s elevated gun violence is not receding apace.

Los Angeles Times—L.A.’s remarkable achievement: Rapid economic reopening as COVID-19 fades fast. L.A County's could move to the yellow tier — the most lenient of California's reopening system — next week as the coronavirus continues to recede.

Los Angeles Times—Hope grows for an L.A. summer economic boom as COVID-19 fades, tourists return, businesses recover. L.A. hoping to supercharge economy by summer. But will tourists and office workers really return?

NPR.org—For This Family, India's COVID-19 Surge Was Personal. One family describes racing against time to try and find an intensive care unit bed during India's COVID-19 surge.