| Jul 1, 2013
| 9:21 PM
The trading season is here, and the Dodgers are open for business. The modus operandi is the same as last summer: a lot to offer in the way of money, not a lot to offer in the way of prospects.
The Dodgers might have even fewer top prospects available...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 2:42 PM
Rupert Murdoch's sprawling, $75-billion global empire has broken into two separate companies: 21st Century Fox and a much smaller News Corp.
Friday afternoon, just after the close of trading, the company finalized the transaction that had been in the...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 8:21 AM
Former UCLA pitcher Gerrit Cole has been nothing short of electrifying for the Pittsburgh Pirates, the team that selected him with the first overall draft pick in 2011.
In the last couple of weeks, Cole has won all of his first three major league...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 6:45 AM
Hands-free phone use while driving — for talking or, especially, for texting — is just plain dangerous, said researchers at the University of Utah who have studied distracted driving for more than a decade.
In a study funded by the AAA...
| Jun 14, 2013
It's always amazing that we need academic studies to state the obvious, such as the one in the Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology a few years ago finding that people are happier during weekends.
No less amazing, though, is the knee-jerk...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 7:00 AM
From San Diego to the Central Coast, Southern California boasts dozens of casinos. Many of these are expansive casino resorts offering not just gaming, but first-class entertainment, four-star dining and spectacular spa facilities, as well. Here are a few...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 9:58 AM
WASHINGTON -- Standard & Poor's, which downgraded the U.S. credit rating nearly two years ago, said Monday it was more optimistic about the nation's long-term fiscal situation and had removed the negative outlook from the rating.
The automatic federal...
| Dec 16, 2012
| 1:24 PM
1. LONG BEACH POLY (SS-1A, 5-0) d. Long Beach Cabrillo, 92-43. 2. MATER DEI (SS-1AA, 5-0) did not play. 3. BISHOP MONTGOMERY (SS-4AA, 5-0) d. Peninsula, 66-44. 4. LOYOLA (SS-1AA, 8-0) did not play. 5. ST. JOHN BOSCO (SS-3A, 5-1)......
| Feb 22, 2013
| 10:04 PM
BOYS' BASKETBALL SOUTHERN SECTION DIVISION 1AA Quarterfinals, Friday Mater Dei 56, Rancho Verde 40 Inglewood 64, Mission Viejo 61 Etiwanda 43, Silverado 28 Long Beach Poly 75, Loyola 69 Semifinals, Tuesday, 7 p.m. #12 Inglewood at #1 Mater Dei #6......
| Feb 25, 2013
| 9:12 AM
BASKETBALL SOUTHERN SECTION Championships Wednesday at Anaheim Convention Center Girls' Division 5A: #1 Mesa Grande Academy vs. #2 Canoga Park AGBU, 3 p.m. Girls' Division 3AAA: #1 Gahr vs. #15 Agoura, 4:45 p.m. Girls' Division 3A: #1 Chaminade vs. #7.......
| Feb 28, 2013
| 6:53 PM
Alemany entered the Southern Section Division 3AA playoffs as a heavy favorite and despite having to take every opponent's best shot, the Warriors are the last team standing. Alemany completed a dominant march through the tournament with a 67-39 rout........