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2017-03-25
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One never knows which property record will reveal an owner of note. This week’s offerings include the actress who played the mom on the 1980s hit television show “Family Ties,” a c..
Booker, a second-year guard, joined Wilt Chamberlain, Kobe Bryant, David Thompson, David Robinson and Elgin Baylor as the only NBA players with at least one 70-point game. It been ..
It was a charismatic performance, one certainly worthy of her given name. Charisma Osborne led the L.A. Windward Wildcats to a 53-41 victory Friday over Sacramento McClatchy in the..
In the weaker half of two split-squad games Wednesday, while most of his major league teammates played at the Angels’ home base in Tempe, Ben Revere did something at the Peoria Spo..
Simi Valley Royal Coach Dan Maye found a way to honor Jesse Esphorst Jr., the South Torrance High baseball player killed in a hit-and-run crash this month. Maye looked for eve..
Vanessa Nygaard, Windward's girls' basketball coach, isn't shy when she's happy. So Nygaard ran onto the court during the presentation of the CIF championship plaque and jumped int..
2017-03-24
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What a battle of point guards it was in the CIF state championship Division III basketball game on Saturday at Golden 1 Center. Both refused to give in. Myles Franklin of Villa Par..
UC Berkeley Chancellor Nicholas Dirks improperly accepted free benefits, including membership to the campus fitness center, personal training sessions and the unauthorized transfer..
When the 2016-17 Hoover High boys’ soccer season ended in mid-March, it also marked the conclusion of the Tornadoes career of senior Romio Sislian. However, Sislian continues to ro..
"Amazing freshman" is how Fullerton Rosary Coach Rich Yoon described 5-foot-7 guard Katherine Goostrey. All Goostrey did on Saturday was score 26 points to lead Rosary to the state..
Did you hear the story of the extremely successful Los Angeles basketball coach who coached an extremely talented 6-6 point guard , the top point guard in the entire country? Who t..
Seeking to reaffirm Los Angeles as boxing’s star-making home, promoter Richard Schaefer is packing his April 9 card at L.A. Live’s the Novo with young fighters whose potential, at ..
Oscar De La Hoya is crafting a new offer to Gennady Golovkin for a super fight in September in light of the poor pay-per-view numbers from Saturday’s fight against Daniel Jacobs. D..
The CIF state championships in basketball began Friday morning at Golden 1 Center in Sacramento with quite an individual performance in the Division V girls' championship game. Sop..
This Asian financial hub once promised professional ascent as steep as its alleyway stairs. But spiraling property prices in Hong Kong are pushing people from their homes, a wideni..
Wait until the players and fans get their first look at the new Golden 1 Center in Sacramento today and Saturday for the CIF basketball championships. There is a definite 'wow' fac..
It's tough enough to be a top hitter in baseball, but Agoura's Jonny DeLuca is also proving he can be a top long jumper at the same time. Watch out, Bo Jackson. DeLuca went 23 feet..
I'm Davan Maharaj, editor-in-chief of the Los Angeles Times. Here are some story lines I don't want you to miss today, including our weekend recommendations and weekly look back in..
Under a law passed last year, California prohibits state-funded travel to states that discriminate against the LGBT community. There are currently four states on the boycott list —..
Acura likes to boast that its powerful, precise NSX is “the only supercar designed, developed and manufactured in the U.S.” With no apologies to Chevrolet’s Corvette, Ford’s Mustan..
Imagine a teenage Kobe Bryant, only without Shaquille O’Neal playing center for the Lakers. Or Julio Urias, with no Clayton Kershaw at the front of the Dodgers rotation. And, oh, b..
The parents of a 9-year-old boy who was shot in the head in their Phoenix home put off calling 911 as they cleaned up evidence in multiple rooms of the house, police said Wednesday..
When the U.S. takes the field for Friday’s World Cup qualifier against Honduras, it will be on ground both new and familiar. Never before have the Americans started the hexagonal r..
2017-03-23
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The California Legislative Analyst’s Office has issued an updated report on Los Angeles’ bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics, echoing its prior characterization of the proposal as “fa..
Don't mess with Tanner Bibee of Mission Viejo. He's one of the top pitchers in the Southland. On Thursday, he struck out 10 and threw a one-hitter in the Diablos' 7-0 victory over ..
NASCAR returns to Southern California this weekend with a new race format, a new series sponsor and most of the sport’s biggest names looking for their first win of the season. Sto..
Jhonas Enroth has been with the Ducks for so long that he’s had time to grow out his beard, trim it and grow it back. Such is the untidy existence of a backup goalie, although back..
Loyola football coach Marvin Sanders has requested a "personal leave" to focus on his family, according to a letter sent to Loyola faculty by Principal Frank Kozakowski. It has bee..
The Angels fell to the San Diego Padres, 6-2, on Thursday at Peoria Sports Complex. The Angels are 14-12 with six Cactus League games left. AT THE PLATE: In the first inning, C.J. ..
Emirates Airlines, one of several foreign carriers affected by a new restriction on electronics on flights to the United States, is responding to the directive with the help of “Fr..
The U.S. Justice Department on Thursday settled its lawsuit with AT&T, resolving claims that a high-level DirecTV executive illegally colluded with other pay-TV companies in So..
The owner of the Los Angeles Times on Thursday bought out a major shareholder that had pushed for a sale — and at the same time gave the company’s chairman, Michael Ferro, the abil..
The U.S. Justice Department on Thursday settled its lawsuit with AT&T, resolving claims that a high-level DirecTV executive illegally colluded with other pay-TV companies in So..
Since a basketball tournament in Las Vegas in December, there was a feud between Chino Hills Coach Stephan Gilling and LaVar Ball, the father of LiAngelo and LaMelo Ball. And it af..
As a new baseball season approaches, Atlanta Braves outfielder Matt Kemp is set to make another kind of play: He’s putting his mansion in Poway up for auction. Found in the gated H..
When Tom Amberry swished in his 2,750th consecutive free throw, there were all of 10 people watching history being made. For 12 hours in a small rec center gym in Orange County, th..
Devante Doutrive, a 6-foot-5 senior who led Birmingham to its first City Section basketball championship in school history, has been named the City Section player of the year. Birm..
Actor Josh Lucas’ activism in social causes started young. He spent his early childhood traveling with his parents as they organized civil protests across the country. “They believ..
Costa Mesa City Council members this week approved two new advisory committees pertaining to Fairview Park, youth sports and open space. On a pair of 3-2 votes at the tail end of a..
President Trump slammed free agent Colin Kaepernick’s employment status at a rally in Kentucky on Tuesday, saying NFL owners may not want to sign the ex-San Francisco 49er quarterb..
If it were made for television, the casting is complete. There are the high-skill stars in Connor McDavid and Rickard Rakell, while Patrick Maroon and Ryan Kesler fill the villain ..
I'm Davan Maharaj, editor-in-chief of the Los Angeles Times. Here are some story lines I don't want you to miss today. TOP STORIES The U.S., Not Russia, Was Listening One day soon,..
Good morning. It’s Thursday, March 23, and here’s what’s happening across California: TOP STORIES Lending advice in these trying times They’re told to be prepared, be self-reliant ..
Dsquared2, the edgy fashion brand founded by Canadian twins Dean and Dan Caten, will soon unveil a nine-piece capsule collection created with NBA star Dwyane Wade, who first popped..
Late in the first period, after an opening 15 minutes that lived up to the built-up drama, Ducks goalie Jonathan Bernier took issue with Connor McDavid. The NHL’s scoring leader ha..
Russell Westbrook recorded his 35th triple-double of the season with 18 points, 11 rebounds and 14 assists and the Oklahoma City Thunder cruised to a 122-97 victory over the visiti..
For his first pitching start of the 2017 baseball season, Nick Pratto was more than just good on Wednesday night at Angel Stadium as Huntington Beach took on rival Edison in a Suns..
2017-03-22
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In their first split-squad games of the spring, the Angels lost to Texas, 7-4, at Tempe Diablo Stadium and defeated Seattle, 9-8, at Peoria Sports Complex on Wednesday. The Angels ..
UCLA Coach John Savage went to watch his future pitcher, Valencia's Chase Farrell, on Wednesday in a Foothill League game against Canyon, and Farrell responded by throwing a no-hit..
When Lonzo Ball warmed up for basketball practice at Pauley Pavilion earlier this week, the UCLA freshman wore red and black ankle socks emblazoned with “BBB.’’ That’s short for Bi..
Junior point guard Spencer Freedman of Mater Dei has been selected the MVP of the Trinity League. Freedman helped the Monarchs win the Trinity League championship and reach the Ope..
Nearly two months after a norovirus outbreak began during a class trip to Yosemite, students in Santa Monica are still falling sick with the stomach bug, according to school and pu..
With a unanimous City Council vote and a round of applause Tuesday night, Costa Mesa joined a select group of cities that can boast of hosting training camp for a professional foot..
Feature and TV films
Los Angeles Times
Four Star Films, Box Office Hits, Indies and Imports, Movies A - Z FOUR STAR FILMS Top rated movies and made-for-TV films airing the week of the week of March 19 - 2..
KZ Okpala of Esperanza, averaging 30 points and 10 rebounds, was absent from the All-CIF Open Division team released earlier this week. It was a stunning omission for the Stanford-..
Hi, and welcome to another edition of Dodgers Dugout. My name is Houston Mitchell, reminding you we are only 11 days from the biggest day of the year: WrestleMania. Comparing the t..
In a small North Carolina town, a white mother grieves. Her teenage son, a college student, has been shot and killed in a confrontation with a black sheriff’s deputy. Her tears fal..
In a small North Carolina town, a white mother grieves. Her teenage son, a college student, has been shot and killed in a confrontation with a black sheriff’s deputy. Her tears fal..
The United States was the designated road team in the World Baseball Classic semifinal game played Tuesday night at Dodger Stadium, which was about right. The primary soundtrack to..
DeRozan shot 17 for 38 from the field and also had eight assists. Cory Joseph had 19 points for the Raptors, and Serge Ibaka scored 16 before he was ejected for his role in a memor..
The Chargers will hold training camp this summer near their new Orange County home, the team announced late Tuesday. Camp will take place at the Jack Hammett Sports Complex, a cent..
Brandon Crawford scored the tiebreaking run when Nobuhiro Matsuda bobbled Adam Jones' grounder to third in the eighth inning, and the United States reached the championship game of..
The highlight isn’t always over whenever a play involving Ike Anigbogu ends. His dunks and rejections often come with their own soundtrack that can be every bit as entertaining as ..
BASEBALL St. Francis 12, Crespi 1: It figured that on a rainy day, the Golden Knights would break a couple of droughts. St. Francis picked up its first victory this season on Tuesd..
2017-03-21
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The Angels defeated Cincinnati, 9-1, on Tuesday at Goodyear Ballpark. The Angels are 13-10 in Cactus League play. AT THE PLATE: The Angels scored their first five runs in the seven..
He was drafted by a general manager, Kevin Lowe, who told him he could make the Edmonton Oilers out of college. His first NHL coach, Craig MacTavish, helped him build the mentality..
Teams are beating each other in the Big VIII League. The latest result saw Corona Santiago receive five shutout innings from McKay Knoll in a 4-0 victory over Roosevelt on Tuesday...
Sophomore defensive end Kayvon Thibodeaux of Dorsey has received a scholarship offer from Stanford, according to Coach Charles Mincy. That is a first for a Dorsey football program ..
Roger Stone, a pugilistic Republican political operative who cut his teeth under President Nixon, didn’t attend Monday’s dramatic congressional hearing into Russia’s interference i..
U.S. officials, citing intelligence information about terrorist threats, have banned electronic devices larger than a smartphone in the passenger cabins of international flights to..
There are few things more entertaining for sportswriters than the formation of new leagues every four years in the Southern Section. In particular, the Northern Area, made up mostl..
A man was hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries after being shot by Huntington Beach police officers Sunday night near Beacon Hill Lane and Lawn Haven Drive, authorities ..
Jerry Krause, the general manager as the Bulls became a global brand with a dynamic dynasty that produced six NBA championships in eight seasons, died on Tuesday after battling per..
U.S. officials, citing intelligence information about terrorist threats, have banned electronic devices larger than a smartphone in the passenger cabins of international flights to..
There was uncertainty before the baseball season whether Sherman Oaks Notre Dame had a group of pitchers who could support standout Hunter Greene. That doubt is gone after the Knig..
Thousand Oaks Coach Jack Wilson, a former major leaguer, has been impressed with senior catcher Ben Martz, who has six home runs in nine games. But he says Martz is no home-run hit..
Former UFC fighter turned analyst Kenny Florian and his wife, actress-model Clark Gilmer, have put their home in Hollywood Hills West on the market for $3.1 million. The English Co..
U.S. officials have called for a ban on electronic devices larger than a smartphone in the cabin of flights to the U.S. from eight Middle Eastern and African countries, responding ..
Jack and Paullie Etienne, co-founders of professional e-sports teams, are so obsessed with winning that they cut off their players’ Internet at 2:15 a.m. to encourage decent rest b..
Rajon Rondo is putting together a reunion celebration for the Boston Celtics 2008 championship team. He plans on inviting the players who were members of that team. Except one — Ra..
Oaks Christian and basketball coach Robert Icart "have decided to separate their employment relationship," according to a statement from chief operating officer Mike Parkinson. An ..
A three-run fifth inning, highlighted by a two-run double from Caleb Ricketts, helped propel Orange Lutheran (6-1) to a 4-2 victory over Santa Margarita on Monday night in a Trinit..
2017-03-20
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They turned the Las Vegas --- into a blue blob for one chilly night three months ago, fans from UCLA, Kentucky and North Carolina commingling in jerseys and T-shirts bearing the ..
Mike Williams, who coached wrestling for 45 seasons at Alhambra High, is retiring. He took over the job in 1973 and guided Alhambra to 18 league championships and one Southern Sect..
Frank Mirahmadi was in control of every aspect of his life on a recent chilly Northern California afternoon. Sitting, moving, mostly standing in the small heaterless confines of an..
A man was hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries after being shot by Huntington Beach police officers Sunday night near Beacon Hill Lane and Lawn Haven Drive, authorities ..
Well, that was quick. Antwan January, a 6-foot-10 junior center who became eligible in December for Taft, has checked out of school. January's development helped Taft win the City ..
Rolling Hills Prep Athletic Director Brian Knigin needs to take a bow. His boys and girls basketball teams will be playing for state Division V championships on Friday in Sacrament..
Thomas Welsh of UCLA has become perhaps the best medium range shooter in college basketball, and his coach at Loyola High, Jamal Adams, is not surprised. "From the beginning as a n..
One of the top sporting events of the season is set for Friday. It will be Loyola taking on Mira Costa in a nonleague volleyball match at 7 p.m. at UCLA's John Wooden Center. The r..
The gross revenue for the sold-out Southern Section basketball doubleheader earlier this month at USC's Galen Center was $147,495, Commissioner Rob Wigod said. That doesn't include..
Rain is projected this week in Southern California beginning Tuesday, and that's going to disrupt baseball and softball games. Several teams have already switched games to today, s..
Marvin Bagley III of Sierra Canyon has been named the Gatorade state player of the year in boys basketball. The 6-foot-11 junior made a huge impact, averaging 24.9 points and 10 re..
I'm Davan Maharaj, editor-in-chief of the Los Angeles Times. Here are some story lines I don't want you to miss today. TOP STORIES Today’s Drama on the Hill Capitol Hill will be bu..
D’Angelo Russell caught everyone’s attention, including the superstar guard on the other bench. After the Lakers’ 125-120 loss to Cleveland, a game in which both Russell and Clevel..
Is Costa Mesa ready for some football? That's one of the questions before City Council members Tuesday, when they're scheduled to vote on a proposed agreement that would allow the ..
2017-03-19
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Days before the start of the World Baseball Classic, the players representing Japan spoke to a gathering of about 1,000 in a hotel ballroom in the port city of Fukuoka. The players..
As a student in Kenya, Elisha Barno made a three-mile run between home and school four times a day, counting a quick trip for lunch. He routinely ran nine miles roundtrip to partic..
Every Eastvale Roosevelt basketball player had been introduced after winning the Southern California Division I regional title except for Brennon Wade, a starting junior guard who ..
Jimmy Breslin, the street-savvy, Pulitzer Prize-winning newspaper columnist whose two-fisted prose championing the little guy and pillorying those who betrayed the public trust mad..
On its undefeated romp through the World Baseball Classic, Puerto Rico toppled the United States. By the time the next WBC rolls around, Puerto Rico could be one of the united stat..
The Ducks bounced back from a shootout loss the previous night at home against Buffalo to win the final regular-season matchup between the California rivals and move within four po..
Emmanuel Boateng found the inside of the net for what turned out to be the game-winner in the 74th minute and the Galaxy earned their first win of the year, 2-1, against Real Salt ..
With all of the questions and so much of his pre-fight attention locked on a push for a rematch with Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez, Carlos Cuadras lost track of David Carmona’s resi..
2017-03-18
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There weren’t a whole lot of surprises when the field for the 2017 NCAA tournament was announced Sunday, but the selection committee still left room for a time-honored — if unoffic..
USC could have won this game. USC should have won this game. UCLA needs to think about that as it advances into a postseason that is quickly making them skittish. And the NCAA tour..
It was a good week for Servite baseball. The Friars knocked off Chatsworth earlier this week and on Saturday, they swept a doubleheader from JW North, 9-7, and 6-0, to improve to 9..
There was no "fifth time is a charm" for Corona Centennial on Saturday in the Southern California Division I regional final against Eastvale Roosevelt. The Huskies were 0-4 against..
L.A. Marathon essentials
Los Angeles Times
More than 24,000 runners and mild weather are expected for the 32nd Los Angeles Marathon on Sunday. The 26.2.-mile “Stadium to the Sea” course that was implemented in 2010 begins a..
It's supposed to be a little more challenging shooting in an arena setting than a regular gym, but sophomore Charisma Osborne of Windward was anything but intimidated on Saturday i..
Jennifer Lopez has officially checked out of her old block, selling her home in Hidden Hills for $10 million. The singer-actress’ home first came up for sale two years ago for $17 ..
Nearly two months after a norovirus outbreak began during a class trip to Yosemite, students in Santa Monica are still falling sick with the stomach bug, according to school and pu..
There was plenty of green in Honda Center, but for a 55-minute span the Ducks couldn’t buy a goal. After Rickard Rakell’s 31st goal midway through in the first period, the Ducks pr..
This week we span the nation, coast to coast, with homes of note locally in Studio City and Culver City to as far away as Connecticut. Sports stars, musicians, a TV giant and a scr..
A year ago, Elena Vesnina hit a low point when she lost in the first round of qualifying at the BNP Paribas Open and was ranked No. 86 in the world. This year, she arrived at the I..
Santa Ana Mater Dei's girls' basketball team earned a trip to next Saturday's CIF state championship Division II final with a 50-39 victory over Orangewood Academy on Friday in the..
Instead of a tennis racquet, Roger Federer held a microphone when he took to the court Friday at Stadium 1. He had been told that Nick Kyrgios, his quarterfinal opponent at the BNP..
2017-03-17
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It took very good pitching to inflict the first baseball losses on Harvard-Westlake and Chaminade on Friday. Blaine Traxel threw a two-hit shutout in Alemany's 4-0 win over Harvard..
Bill Murray was like every other proud parent with a son in the first round of the NCAA tournament. But when you're a world-famous actor-comedian, you have a tendency to stand out...
The details come back to Amy Robinson when she describes the first time she told her story in front of people. It was akin to the nervousness that comes with public speaking, but m..
My wife attended the University of Arizona. So you can imagine my disappointment upon reading expert prognosticator Bill “It Just Feels Right to Pick the Falcons to Win the Super B..
It is a shame fans paying an average of $97 a ticket might have a special family night spoiled by such decisions, but the league set up such an action. The NBA has reduced back-to-..
In Sacramento, the fans cheered for Isaiah Thomas as an All-Star, declaring him a most valuable player candidate. In Phoenix, Thomas’ image adorned a game-day Suns billboard downto..
If destiny had gone a different way, actor Carl Weathers might’ve been an NFL star (he played for San Diego State and logged time on the gridiron as an Oakland Raider). Or we might..
Kerian Neal of El Camino Real has been named the defensive player of the year and Kelly Diaz of Taft is the offensive player of the year in West Valley League girls' soccer. First-..
“We’re hanging in there,” is what I tell people when they ask. Folks find this little lie sort of reassuring, as do I. Hanging in there is about the best you can hope for in the si..
Congratulations! You've done the months of training, assembled the proper gear and are ready to crush Sunday's L.A. Marathon, and its 26.2-mile “Stadium to the Sea” route. Now don'..
Taft wasted no time in hiring Lance Fauria as its football coach. He replaces Nate Turner, who was the coach for one season, then resigned to join L.A. Southwest College. Fauria, a..
What a start in the Big VIII League for a young Riverside King team. On Tuesday, King began league play with a 4-2 victory over Norco. And on Thursday, the Wolves handed unbeaten R..