| Oct 20, 2012
| 9:13 AM
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......
| Nov 1, 2012
| 11:52 AM
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....
| Nov 15, 2012
| 12:44 AM
1940 portrait of UCLA Bruin running back Jackie Robinson published in the Nov. 30, 1940 Los Angeles Times....
| Mar 24, 2012
Only his number is retired — 33, in the Lakers' purple and gold that Kareem Abdul-Jabbar wore to glory on the basketball court. The rest of him is still working away, most recently on his latest book. At UCLA, in blue and gold, Abdul-Jabbar was a...
| Apr 15, 2012
Actor Harrison Ford has listed his compound in Brentwood for $8.295 million.
The Colonial Revival-style house, designed by Gerard Colcord and built in 1951, is set off the street at the end of a long gated driveway. On more than three-quarters of an acre...
| May 30, 2012
| 7:16 PM
Actor Harrison Ford has sold his compound in Brentwood for $8.195 million.
The Colonial Revival-style house, designed by Gerard Colcord and built in 1951, sits at the end of a long gated driveway. On more than three-quarters of an acre with mature...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 10:30 AM
First published on Nov. 27, 2011. Revised and expanded in early 2012.
It's 1922, and nothing much is up in Pasadena. Not among the orange groves, not along the leafy streets. Just as the little old ladies like it.
But wait. Down in the Arroyo Seco, a...
| Jul 29, 2012
NBA superstar Amar'e Stoudemire is so passionate about promoting literacy that he has a tattoo on his forearm that says "Read." This week, the 29-year-old captain of the New York Knicks is translating that ink to the page with a new book series he's...
| Apr 14, 2012
| 8:35 PM
It's history they were talking about.
The verdict that landed like a slap in the face. The smoke that rose over the city in columns of protest. The rampant looting and savage beatings.
They were talking about nothing less than the evolution of a city...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 12:07 PM
With the top overall pick in the WNBA draft the Sparks selected Nnemkadi Ogwumike on Monday.
Ogwumike, a 6-foot-2 forward from Stanford, led her team this season to a No. 1 regional seeding and a fourth straight Final Four appearance while averaging 22.5...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 1:53 PM
It looks like “batter up!” again on the theatrical boards: Mickey Mantle is the subject of a new play that writer-producer David Leaf is working on with the cooperation of Danny and David Mantle, sons of the incredibly talented but careless...