| Nov 15, 2013
| 9:02 PM
Cristiano Ronaldo upstaged Zlatan Ibrahimovic in the battle of the superstar forwards to give Portugal the edge over Sweden in the World Cup playoffs, while France's chances of qualifying took a big hit by losing, 2-0, in Ukraine.
| Nov 26, 2013
One of the most important decisions in Orange County history comes before the Irvine City Council o Tuesday: Whether to make the long-promised Great Park a reality.
The council is scheduled to vote on a $191-milllion proposal from FivePoint Communities....
| Nov 23, 2013
| 10:30 AM
MELBOURNE, Australia -- Welsh golfer Stuart Manley went from a hole-in-one to an 11 at Royal Melbourne on Saturday in the third round of the World Cup of Golf.
The good part came on the par-three third hole when Manley moved into a share of second place...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 9:36 PM
Lindsey Vonn will skip the World Cup ski races next week in Beaver Creek, Colo., as she recovers from a downhill training crash in which she partially tore one of the reconstructed ligaments in her surgically repaired right knee.
The reigning Olympic...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 10:15 PM
Alex Rodriguez's grievance hearing to overturn his 211-game suspension ended Thursday after 12 days of sessions, a day after the New York Yankees third baseman angrily walked out and decided not to testify in his own defense.
| Nov 19, 2013
| 8:49 AM
Golf's newest rule change comes a little too late for Tiger Woods.
The U.S. Golf Assn. -- along with its British partner, the R&A -- has decided that a ball at rest "will not be deemed to have moved if that movement was not reasonably discernible to the...
| Nov 17, 2013
| 10:40 PM
Henrik Stenson won the season-ending World Tour Championship in the United Arab Emirates to become the first player to sweep the PGA Tour's FedEx Cup and European Tour's Race to Dubai.
The Swede closed with an eight-under-par 64 to finish at 25-under...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 7:30 PM
The last time Antron Brown played Pomona, he wound up in a sand trap, which would have been fine if he'd been driving a ball at the Mountain Meadows Golf Course across the street and not a 320-mph dragster at the Auto Club Raceway.
Brown, 37, has had...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 7:14 PM
Lexi Thompson moved into position for her second victory in her last four starts, taking the third-round lead Saturday in the Lorena Ochoa Invitational at Guadalajara, Mexico.
The 18-year-old Thompson shot a five-under 67 to reach 13-under 203 at...
| Nov 17, 2013
The best way to Phnom Penh, Cambodia
From LAX, connecting service (change of planes) to Phnom Penh is offered on Asiana, Korean, China Eastern, Malaysia, EVA and Thai. Restricted round-trip fares begin at $1,256, including taxes and fees.
| Nov 14, 2013
| 5:16 PM
Michael Phelps has rejoined the U.S. drug testing program, the strongest signal yet that he's planning a comeback for the Rio Olympics.
Phelps told the Associated Press on Thursday that "nothing is set in stone" though clearly he has enjoyed getting...