| Jul 13, 2013
In the old days of running (that is, three years ago), figuring out what running shoe to buy was simply a matter of determining whether you were a pronator, supinator or neutral runner. Today, however, with the explosion of barefoot running and crazy...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 10:03 AM
Standout junior guard Tyler Dorsey of Bellflower St. John Bosco will participate in the four-day Adidas Nations competition this weekend in Garden Grove and Long Beach. Earlier, Dorsey was offered a scholarship by Duke.
Games will be held Friday...
| Aug 18, 2013
| 9:00 PM
Trendy footwear maker Skechers USA Inc., trying to overcome the controversy from its toner shoes, is increasing its modest gains from last year and so far outrunning Wall Street's expectations this year.
The Manhattan Beach company has posted profits in...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 2:41 PM
Nick Pasquale -- the UCLA receiver who was struck and killed by a car earlier this month -- will be honored at a football game at the Rose Bowl on Saturday.
There will be 20,000 Pasquale towels handed out Saturday when the Bruins play New Mexico State,...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 6:05 PM
The CIF doesn't want teams representing their high schools during competition in out-of-season sports, so fall basketball leagues across the Southland are having to come up with new names for the schools competing.
Burrel Lee, the basketball operations...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 6:22 PM
Eric Dickerson flew. So has time.
It has been 29 years since the former Los Angeles Rams star set the NFL's single-season rushing record — a span that matches his jersey number — and now the Hall of Fame back once again waits to see if his...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 1:02 PM
Andy Murray's Wimbledon win was indeed a big moment of national pride for the host country, ending a 77-year winning drought for British men. It also, I heard on the TV as I was headed out of the house this morning, makes him the first Brit to win a...
| Jun 30, 2013
| 11:05 PM
Without the reassuring voice of Jerry Buss, the late Lakers owner whose eleventh-hour phone call prevented Kobe Bryant from going to the Clippers in 2004, the Lakers are turning to two veterans to help keep Dwight Howard in Los Angeles.
| May 23, 2013
| 5:47 AM
PARIS -- Christine Lagarde, the head of the International Monetary Fund, was questioned by a judge Thursday over her role in a $366-million payout to a businessman supporter of former French President Nicolas Sarkozy.
Lagarde appeared in a Paris court to...
| May 10, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Corporations are quick to recruit rappers to sell their soft drinks, shoes and smartphones — but the moment there's a whiff of controversy, they are just as quick to cut them loose.
The latest example is PepsiCo and Lil Wayne. Last week, the...
| Jul 28, 2012
| 8:02 AM
With the London Olympics in full swing, even those of us whose usual activity level consists of pressing buttons on the remote may get inspired to become more active. And to get started, it wouldn't hurt to look the part....