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  • Raul Rojas dies at 70; L.A. gang member turned boxing champion

    Raul Rojas dies at 70; L.A. gang member turned boxing champion
    Raul Rojas, a tough former gang member who turned to boxing and became a world featherweight champion, died Sunday of natural causes at a Los Angeles convalescent home, said his daughter Rebecca. He was 70. Rojas claimed the World Boxing Assn. belt on...
  • Milt Campbell dies at 78; Olympic gold medalist in the decathlon

    Milt Campbell dies at 78; Olympic gold medalist in the decathlon
    Milt Campbell, a versatile athlete who became the first African American to win a gold medal in the Olympic decathlon, besting then-world record holder Rafer Johnson at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games, has died. He was 78. Campbell, who went on to...
  • Steve Van Buren dies at 91; Philadelphia Eagles running back

    Steve Van Buren dies at 91; Philadelphia Eagles running back
    Steve Van Buren, a Hall of Fame running back who led the Philadelphia Eagles to NFL titles in 1948 and 1949, died of pneumonia Thursday in Lancaster, Pa., the Eagles said. He was 91. The former Louisiana State star, nicknamed "Wham-Bam" for his quick and...
  • No evidence Coliseum chief illegally sought USC job, agency says

    No evidence Coliseum chief illegally sought USC job, agency says
    California's political watchdog agency said it was unable to substantiate allegations that the interim head of the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum illegally sought a job with USC while he was responsible for protecting taxpayers in talks to turn over...
  • Family of girl, 15, who overdosed at Coliseum rave to get payment

    Family of girl, 15, who overdosed at Coliseum rave to get payment
    The family of a 15-year-old girl who overdosed on Ecstasy at a rave concert at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum and later died will receive a settlement of $190,000 on behalf of the stadium, the rave promoter and a former Coliseum manager, lawyers said....
  • State should not lease museum parking lots to USC, developer says

    State should not lease museum parking lots to USC, developer says
    Steve Soboroff, the wealthy developer and civic leader, says the state should reject a proposed deal that would give USC a long-term lease of parking lots used by three public museums neighboring the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum. Soboroff said...
  • Details behind Yaroslavsky's 2004 Super Bowl tickets in dispute

    Details behind Yaroslavsky's 2004 Super Bowl tickets in dispute
    County Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky used his position on the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum Commission to score a pair of hard-to-get tickets to the 2004 Super Bowl in Houston. Whether he paid for them, why he obtained them and who provided them is in...
  • USC's lack of discipline is worrisome flaw as penalties mount

    USC's lack of discipline is worrisome flaw as penalties mount
    Look past the cascade of records quarterback Matt Barkley and wide receiver Robert Woods set Saturday in USC's 50-6 rout of Colorado at the Coliseum and you'll see why the Trojans had some concerns after what should have been a purely happy romp through...
  • Lane Kiffin of USC finds more controversy, by the numbers

    Lane Kiffin of USC finds more controversy, by the numbers
    Unbuckling the mailbag: Question: Is this really a big deal? One USC football player changing his number shouldn't warrant this much attention. Devin Willis Answer: I'll grant you that one USC jersey swap against Colorado at the Coliseum is not as...
  • State may delay USC deal on Los Angeles Coliseum

    State may delay USC deal on Los Angeles Coliseum
    The state appeared to be ready to put the brakes on the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum Commission's proposed lease deal with USC on Wednesday, the same day the panel posted losses of more than $7 million since 2009. An emissary of Gov. Jerry Brown, making...
  • Coliseum panel misses $500,000 rental payment to state

    Coliseum panel misses $500,000 rental payment to state
    The financially strapped Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum Commission has failed to pay $500,000 in rent to the state of California. The board of the California Science Center, which owns the land where the Coliseum sits, has asked the state attorney...