The National Weather Service said fire danger is elevated through Thursday for Southern California because of very warm and dry conditions.
Downtown’s Central Library is among the 73 L.A. public libraries which have relaunched hours of service on Monday and Wednesday evenings, and Friday mornings.
The Central Library provides a critical lifeline for people without access to a computer.
Amazon.com Inc., the online retailer that has many bricks-and-mortar companies on the defensive, said it will hire more than 50,000 seasonal employees nationwide for the holiday shopping season. That’s more than double the 20,000 full-time workers that Amazon usually has staffing its 40 fulfillment centers around the U.S.