Los Angeles teachers on strike. Photo: Al Seib/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images

Union leaders reached a tentative deal with the Los Angeles Unified School District to end a 6-day teachers' strike Tuesday morning at about 6:30 am PT, following a 21-hour bargaining session, the Los Angeles Times reports.

The big picture: Teachers representing the nation's second largest school district, with 640,000 students, went on strike for the first time in 30 years after nearly 2 years of negotiations failed to produce agreement on issues of class size, salaries and support staff, according to the AP. Teachers will vote on the tentative deal Tuesday and could be back to work as soon as Wednesday.

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BP posted a $6.7 billion second-quarter loss and cut its dividend in half Tuesday while unveiling accelerated steps to transition its portfolio toward low-carbon sources.

Why it matters: The announcement adds new targets and details to its February vow to become a "net-zero" emissions company by mid-century.

Women-focused non-profit newsrooms surge forward in 2020

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Women are pushing back against the gender imbalance in media by launching their own news nonprofits and focusing on topics many traditional news companies have long ignored.

Why it matters: "The news business is already gendered," says Emily Ramshaw, co-founder and CEO of The 19th*, a new nonprofit, nonpartisan newsroom reporting at the intersection of women, politics and policy.

The U.S. is now playing by China's internet rules

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President Trump's crackdown on TikTok suggests that the U.S. government is starting to see the internet more like China does — as a network that countries can and should control within their borders.

The big picture: Today's global internet has split into three zones, according to many observers: The EU's privacy-focused network; China's government-dominated network; and the U.S.-led network dominated by a handful of American companies. TikTok's fate suggests China's model has U.S. fans as well.