| Jun 18, 2013
| 9:02 PM
It was a graduation speech. Each fifth-grader at Burlingame's Lincoln Elementary gave one.
They were allotted one minute to describe their favorite school memory. Some talked about their first teacher. Others talked about a recent field trip to the...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 9:39 AM
Holding on from the previous week, the Jackie Robinson biopic "42" was the top-selling DVD, coming in ahead of "Evil Dead," the remake of the 1981 cult horror favorite.
"Identity Thief," the crime comedy starring Jason Bateman and Melissa McCarthy, was...
| Aug 4, 2013
| 8:00 AM
It was a taxi driver who inspired Willard Mullin's most indelible creation. Mullin was leaving Ebbets Field one night during the 1938 season, after watching the Brooklyn Dodgers drop another one, when he jumped into a cab.
"How did our bums do today?"...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 10:19 AM
ARLINGTON, Texas -- The greatest closer in baseball history brought his farewell tour to Rangers Ballpark in Arlington this week. And once again Mariano Rivera arranged to meet quietly with ordinary fans and stadium workers, as he has done in every city...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 7:32 AM
An all-star game featuring top high school baseball players from the classes of 2014 and 2015 will be held on Wednesday at 6 p.m. at UCLA's Jackie Robinson Stadium.
Among the players scheduled to participate are Luke Dykstra from Westlake, Denzl...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 1:51 PM
The Jackie Robinson biopic "42" scored the top spot on the DVD and Blu-ray sales chart in its first week in release. The film, starring Chadwick Boseman and Nicole Beharie, outpaced "Evil Dead," this year's remake of the tongue-in-cheek horror classic...
| Jul 14, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Only God Forgives
Available on VOD beginning July 19
With all the talk about Nicolas Winding Refn possibly directing a James Bond movie, or a Wonder Woman film, or a "Logan's Run" remake, fans of the Danish filmmaker might have begun to worry that...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 11:11 PM
The Dodgers could not have ended their season-best six-game winning streak any more spectacularly. Their 16-1 defeat to the Philadelphia Phillies on Friday night marked their most one-sided home loss ever in Los Angeles.
That's right: ever.
| Jan 29, 2013
| 8:12 AM
The City Section Interscholastic realignment committee has assigned five new schools competing in football this fall to new leagues. Sotomayor will join the Northern League and Hawkins, Marquez, South Region No. 9 and South Region No. 12 will be part........
| Feb 25, 2013
| 12:14 PM
Firefighters rescued a Pasadena family from a balcony during an apartment fire late Sunday afternoon that left more than 60 residents were displaced, according to fire officials. Shortly after 5 p.m., firefighters arrived at 775 Worcester Avenue to find...
| Feb 18, 2013
— Shortly after noon Sunday, a black SUV pulled up at the front door of Camelback Ranch amid the breathless aura of a royal homecoming.
Two Dodgers employees were waiting on the curb. Several others were staring out from inside the main building....