Opera star Placido Domingo resigned Wednesday as general director of the Los Angeles Opera and withdrew from all future performances, following multiple allegations from women who say the legendary tenor sexually harassed them there and at opera companies around the country over a period of decades.
Starting next year, the minimum wage in Los Angeles will be raised to $15 an hour, while the minimum wage for the state of California will be raised to $12 an hour for employers with 25 employees or less and $13 an hour employers with 26 employees or more.
The Supreme Court is back in session for a new term starting next Monday, October 7th. This will be the first full term the court serves together, after Justice Brett Kavanaugh was confirmed last year.
Three years ago, California passed AB-72, legislation to stop surprise medical bills for specialty hospital services. Now, there’s a national proposal to follow California’s lead, according to a story from the New York Times.
Major League Baseball’s postseason is finally upon us, and stop us if you’ve heard this one before, but the Dodgers will begin their quest to appear in three straight Fall Classics when they take on the Washington Nationals at Chavez Ravine in Game 1 of the National League Division Series.