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  • The 20 greatest Dodgers of all time, No. 1: Sandy Koufax

    The 20 greatest Dodgers of all time, No. 1: Sandy Koufax
    We recently asked you to list your choices for the 10 greatest Dodgers of all time, and vote you did, as we received an amazing 12,231 ballots. So many people voted that we have decided to expand the list from the top 10 to the top 20. Each weekday at...
  • Baseball is diamond in the rough to black players at Gardena Serra

    Baseball is diamond in the rough to black players at Gardena Serra
    On a sunny Tuesday afternoon on a cluttered street in Gardena, some very big and skilled athletes are hanging out on a concrete basketball court, bouncing around underneath rusted backboards and chain nets, acting out a typical inner-city scene, with...
  • Tom Cruise proves his box-office worth with No. 1 'Oblivion'

    Tom Cruise proves his box-office worth with No. 1 'Oblivion'
    After suffering a couple of box-office disappointments, Tom Cruise posted his first No. 1 film opening in years at the multiplex this weekend. The 50-year-old's science fiction flick "Oblivion" was the only new movie to hit theaters this weekend and...
  • The 20 greatest Dodgers of all time, No. 17: Branch Rickey

    The 20 greatest Dodgers of all time, No. 17: Branch Rickey
    Beginning April 11, we asked you to list your choices for the 10 greatest Dodgers of all time. You could vote via comment, Facebook, Twitter or email. And vote you did. From then until April 21, when voting closed, we received an amazing 12,231 ballots....
  • Actor Michael C. Hall lists Hollywood Hills home at $1.995 million

    Actor Michael C. Hall lists Hollywood Hills home at $1.995 million
    Michael C. Hall of "Dexter" fame has listed his house in the Hollywood Hills at $1.995 million. Built in 1933 as a Spanish-style home with a red tile roof, the house was modernized by mid-century architect Hal Levitt, who used it as his personal...
  • Football: Dorsey, Crenshaw face strong Southern Section opponents

     
    It's important that City Section teams try to get better in preparation for their league play, and that's what Dorsey and Crenshaw are hoping to do by scheduling tough Southern Section opponents on Friday night. Dorsey plays host to Alemany......
  • Football: Crenshaw, Venice continue league domination

     
    Crenshaw (6-1, 2-0) and Venice (5-2, 2-0) continued their domination on Friday in the Coliseum and Western leagues, respectively. Crenshaw cruised to a 42-8 victory over Locke. Mossi Johnson scored two touchdowns on runs of 43 and 15 yards. Max......
  • Football: It's almost time for Crenshaw-Dorsey

     
    I've made it to Rancho Cienega Park for one of the best rivalry games in the City Section: Crenshaw vs. Dorsey. The two schools are 2.6 miles apart. And I got here by taking the Expo Line, starting in North......
  • Football: A St. Bernard reunion on Friday

     
    After St. Bernard dropped its varsity football program, players scatters across the Southland, and on Friday night, there will be a mini-reunion during the Crenshaw-Dorsey game at Jackie Robinson Stadium. Crenshaw has former St. Bernard defensive back-...
  • Football: Sights, sounds, food of Crenshaw-Dorsey game

     
    I took the train to Friday night's Coliseum League football game between Crenshaw and Dorsey at Rancho Cienega Park. It was an enjoyable experience. From the Metro Red Line North Hollywood stop, transferring at the 7th Street station to the......
  • Deadly Pasadena explosion occurred downstairs, residents say

     
    Residents of a Pasadena home where an explosion killed two people and critically injured another Thursday say the incident began in a downstairs apartment and that they needed to take extreme measures to escape the building....