Aliyah Jeune earned this prize. After leading USC to a stunning upset of No. 7 UCLA on Friday at Galen Center, the senior guard clutched the game ball in her hands afterward. She smiled a bright, white
A Laguna Beach man accused of paying body brokers to scout the country for patients for his sober-living home pleaded not guilty Friday to insurance fraud charges related to a scheme that prosecutors extracted
Derrick Taylor has coached so many top basketball players at Woodland Hills Taft that he could form two elite five-man teams of mostly guards. On one side could be Jordan Farmar, Spencer Dinwiddie, Larry
Lengthy post-trial arguments plus an unexpected attempt by the defendant to fire his attorney ran so long Friday that the expected sentencing of a man convicted of killing a Fallbrook family was bumped
The CIF Southern Section announced on Friday playoff divisions for the Spring 2020 seasons. Divisions for baseball are listed below. Playoff divisions for other sports are available at the following links.
What’s next, a rebuttal of the most the recent Bigfoot sighting? These are busy days for Major League Baseball, with the commissioner releasing official denials of unsubstantiated allegations started unverified
A cold Pacific storm this week dropped heavy rain and snow on Northern California, but precipitation in the state’s most important watersheds continues to lag below normal, according to Jan Null of Golden
Sam Steel scored on a breakaway 1:36 into overtime to lift the Ducks over the Hurricanes 2-1 Friday night. Erik Gudbranson also had a goal and Ryan Miller stopped 25 shots for Anaheim, which enters a break
Even the most daring figure skaters know there are times it’s wise to pull back and stay comfortably within the boundaries they usually try to push forward. Nathan Chen, who will compete for his fourth
Jason Garrett is headed to the other side of the Giants-Cowboys rivalry. A person with direct knowledge of the decision says New York is hiring the former Dallas coach to be the Giants offensive coordinator.
In December, Oprah Winfrey announced that she would serve as an executive producer for “On the Record,” an Apple documentary featuring some of the 20 women who have accused disgraced music mogul Russell
From the playersto the coaches and observers, there is a general consensus about this Lakers team. It shows in their willingness to spend time together away from the court. When JaVale McGee hosted an
The Democratic National Committee on Friday announced its criteria for the first debate to be held after voting begins in the 2020 presidential campaign, including a new pathway to the stage based on pledges.
A former New York congressman who was one of President Trump’s earliest supporters was sentenced Friday to two years and two months in federal prison after admitting he helped his son and others dodge
Rickie Fowler usually bypasses the PGA Tour stop in the California desert. He’s played in what is now called The American Express only twice before, and not since 2014. After Friday, one might wonder Fowler,
Billionaire Michael R. Bloomberg won’t have to publicly disclose his finances until late March, well after voters in more than a dozen states — including California — take to the polls on Super Tuesday.
Oprah Winfrey said Friday that Russell Simmons attempted to pressure her about her involvement with a documentary in which several women detail sexual abuse allegations against the rap mogul, but his were
The Trump administration on Friday took another step toward dismantling Michelle Obama’s school nutrition guidelines, proposing a new rule that could lead to more pizza and fries and less fruit and a variety
A former North Hollywood teacher assistant, Lino Cabrera, pleaded no contest Friday to sexually abusing students at Oxnard Street Elementary School. He is expected to be sentenced to eight years in state
Column: Momentum is building to use St. Vincent’s as a homeless service center. Let’s not squander it
When reader Terry McVerry emailed me Sunday to suggest that St. Vincent Medical Center be reincarnated as a homeless housing and service center, she wasn’t the only one who saw the possibilities. I floated
It took more than three years, a trade to the opposite coast and a quarterback switch for him to finally become an NFL starter. Things happened a little faster in college for Jimmy Garoppolo. “It was completely
Air quality regulators in Southern California slapped Delta Airlines with a formal notice of violation after one of its jets dumped 15,000 gallons of fuel over multiple schools while making an emergency
Hi, this is Tania Ganguli, Lakers beat writer for the Los Angeles Times, here with your Lakers newsletter. The Lakers are hitting the road again and will face teams that they mostly have not yet seen.
The basketball is in the hands of Patrick Beverley more frequently this season, and with that has come added responsibility to organize the Clippers’ offense. It is a new role he has relished, a role which
A man stole $145,000 in cash from a marijuana money courier’s unmarked van at a Santa Ana gas station after the driver collected the proceeds from several dispensaries, authorities said Friday. Because
A meteor streaked low across the sky in Puerto Rico on Friday, setting social media abuzz as the spectacle amazed some people and unsettled others on an island still being hit daily by small earthquakes.
An ugly week for baseball marred by the fallout from the Houston Astros’ sign-steal scandal ended with the commissioner’s office and the players association forcefully shooting down speculation that Angels
Harrison Ford and Daisy Ridley had just stepped onto the Millennium Falcon set for “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” when Ridley went to get into the pilot seat. Han Solo wasn’t pleased. “I was honestly embarrassed,”