It is the likes of individuals like Don Hingst who built this city and its stalwart traditions. More than 40 years ago, Hingst founded the La Cañada Memorial Day commemoration service. An intuitive man, he realized the necessity of creating a connection between the unfathomable sacrifices of the...
Even before Serena Williams quickly and easily seized control of her first-round match Tuesday, things were shaping up rather well for her at the French Open.
Williams' bid for her 22nd Grand Slam title, which would equal Steffi Graf's Open-era record, began with a nothing-to-see-here 6-2, 6-0...
Those 73 wins don’t look so imposing anymore.
The Golden State Warriors’ regular season may go down as little more than a history-making prelude to massive disappointment given the way the Oklahoma City Thunder are quickly brushing them aside.
Russell Westbrook headlined his triple-double with...
Alisha, a 23-year-old transgender activist, died at a northern Pakistani hospital Wednesday after a shooting incident and delays in medical care that exposed the discrimination faced by sexual minorities in the South Asian country.
Shot six times in an altercation on Sunday, Alisha was brought...
The NFL awarded Super Bowls to Atlanta, South Florida, and Los Angeles on Tuesday. The Raiders, meanwhile, are simply looking for a place to call home.
With little to no progress on a new stadium in Oakland, Raiders owner Mark Davis has turned his full attention to Las Vegas and said he’ll move...
All three members of the Dodgers outfield provided offense as the team collected a 8-2 victory over the Reds. Trayce Thompson scored two runs. Joc Pederson drove in one. Yasiel Puig drove in another, although he left the game after the sixth inning due to what looked like discomfort with his left...
The Afghan Taliban has confirmed that its former leader Mullah Akhtar Mohammad Mansour was killed in a U.S. drone strike last week and appointed a successor.
In a statement sent to news media Wednesday, the insurgent group said its new leader is Mullah Haibatullah Akhundzada, one of Mansour's two...
One day after filing a lawsuit that blames smokeless tobacco for causing Tony Gwynn’s death from cancer in 2014, the Padres star’s adult children said Tuesday that they wanted the industry to be held accountable.
In an appearance at the Bankers Hill offices of their lawyer, Anisha Gwynn-Jones and...
It’s only fitting that Dodger Stadium will be the site on Saturday to settle the latest annual duel between Chatsworth and El Camino Real to decide the best high school baseball team in the City Section.
Combined, they’ve won 17 Division I titles. This season, they split their two-game series in...
El Camino Real is headed back to Dodger Stadium to defend its City Section Division I title.
The No. 2-seeded Conquistadores (27-7) scored three runs in the fourth inning en route to a 3-1 win over Birmingham in the Division I semifinals on Tuesday night at USC. They will face No. 1-seeded Chatsworth...
SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA REGIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP
Loyola d. El Camino Real, 25-15, 25-15, 25-18
Mira Costa d. Carlsbad, 25-13, 25-18, 25-16
Corona del Mar d. San Diego Cathedral, 25-20, 25-16, 21-25, 25-21
Beckman d. Clovis Buchanan, 20-25, 25-16, 25-22,...
More than 60% of working-age Americans who signed up for Medicaid or a private health plan through the Affordable Care Act are getting healthcare they couldn’t previously get, a new nationwide survey indicates.
And consumers are broadly satisfied with the new coverage, despite some cost challenges and...
Spoiler alert: If you haven’t watched the Season 10 finale and want to be surprised by the outcome, be warned that the winner and details of the show are revealed below.
She did it. Alisan Porter — she of childhood “Curly Sue” fame, who had retreated from the spotlight, overcome alcohol addiction, and...
Chatsworth 2, Cleveland 0
El Camino Real 2, Birmingham 1
Semifinals, Thursday at USC
#8 Eagle Rock vs. #4 Chavez, 3 p.m.
#6 Franklin vs. #2 Roybal, 6 p.m.
Friday at USC
Div. III: #1 Los Angeles CES vs. #2 Harbor Teacher,...
A team can cover up a lot of mistakes with one big swing. The Angels have a diminished capacity to do that this year, at least based on the early returns.
The Angels rank last in the American League in home runs. On a night when one big swing could have revived them, the Angels went quietly in...
SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA REGIONAL
First round, Tuesday
Peninsula 7, San Diego Del Norte 0
Mira Costa 5, San Diego Westview 2
Irvine University 7, Fresno Clovis West 0
Palisades 4, Los Alamitos 3
San Marino 6, San Diego Canyon Crest 1
Palm Desert 4, Fresno Clovis North 3
Corona del Mar 7,...
Despite the outbursts of hundreds of protesters who overran barricades outside his rally, Republican Donald Trump told thousands of supporters that he was glad he stopped in New Mexico and he vowed to be back before the general election in November.
Trump's remarks were interrupted repeatedly by...
The Pittsburgh Penguins are headed home for Game 7 of the Eastern Conference final.
Sidney Crosby had a goal and an assist, and Phil Kessel, Kris Letang, Bryan Rust and Nick Bonino also scored Tuesday night in a 5-2 victory that evened the best-of-seven series at three games.
Game 7 is Thursday...
Peter Thiel, whose early stakes in companies like PayPal Holdings Inc. and Facebook Inc. made him a billionaire, has reason to hate online media company Gawker.
Thiel compared Gawker's sardonic tech blog Valleywag to the terrorist group Al Qaeda in 2009. Valleywag had taken every opportunity to...
Heartbeat Several staff members become patients as an illness ravages the hospital, requiring quarantine -- with Pierce and Jesse (Dave Annable, Don Hany) at particular risk, giving Alex (Melissa George) more than her fair share of stress in the season finale. Guest stars include Kevin...
High school baseball in Southern California will be without one of its finest coaches.
Mike Curran of Esperanza announced on Tuesday that he is retiring after being the head coach since 1981.
"I'm done," he said. "I'm going to turn the page."
Curran made his announcement after Esperanza lost to...
Yasmani Grandal returned to the Dodgers' starting lineup three days after he fouled a ball off his right ankle and required an X-ray. Grandal sat out Sunday and Monday, which forced A.J. Ellis to catch 26 innings.
“A.J. certainly took one for the team,” Manager Dave Roberts said. “Now that Yazzy...
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