| Apr 12, 2013
Consider some of the things that have bound our nation together:
Universal postal service at a flat rate, whether you live in Santa Monica or Sitka, Alaska. Interstate highways, built with taxpayer funds and free of tolls. Regulated phone and electric...
| Apr 13, 2013
AUGUSTA, Ga. — In the aftermath of Friday's controversial slow-play penalty at the Masters, there were many dueling opinions. We'll go with "Bravo, John Paramor."
He is the rules official from England, affectionately (or otherwise) known as Big...
| Apr 13, 2013
Whatever Mike Scioscia is being paid to manage the Angels, it isn't enough.
He has to watch them play every game.
And as bad and disappointing as they have been, going on four years now, it's baseball.
Have you tried watching it recently?
| Mar 31, 2013
| 8:40 PM
DALLAS — Jonathan Bernier played goal Sunday with a heavy heart, still grieving the recent death of his maternal grandmother, Georgette St-Gelais.
"It's never an easy time to go through," said Bernier, who missed the Kings' trip to the White...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 10:13 PM
It was a mound of mystique, on a day of magic.
Sandy Koufax threw the first pitch. Clayton Kershaw threw the last pitch.
Koufax brought thousands of Dodger Stadium fans to their feet. Kershaw kept them there.
In a day filled with symmetry and sizzle,...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 3:10 PM
Bonnie Lee worked for 12 years as a health technician for Kaiser Permanente in Southern California, started her own Web services company, and raised two kids as a single mother in Ontario.
Then Bonnie, 51, moved back East to rural Pennsylvania and...
| Apr 7, 2013
| 7:34 PM
I don't want to take all of the credit for bringing the Clippers together; like Chris Paul, I'm more interested in the assist.
But as soon as I got on the guys for losing sight of the finish line, they won a division title.
You can look it up —...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 7:47 PM
There are trolls who live under bridges in fantasy novels. Then there are "copyright trolls."
The latter have always occupied one of the most squalid corners of the legal system. They're people or firms that acquire copyrights to movies, music or...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 9:52 AM
Cardinal Roger M. Mahony doesn't appear to have changed much in retirement. He and his legal protectors have continued to fight the release of damning documents every step of the way. When that fails, and his role in the cover-up......
| Nov 10, 2012
| 12:12 AM
They opened the shiny, new Pauley Pavilion Friday night amid pomp and less-than-desired circumstance.
The first game in the $136-million redo of outdated Pauley was preceded by loud music, speeches, floodlights, laser beams and fancy graphics on a big...
| Jan 28, 2013
Over the last couple of weeks, I've spent considerable time with the leading candidates for mayor, asking them about their approach to governance, watching them campaign and trying to get a feel for what distinguishes each from the others.