| Dec 12, 2011
o matter how much Sylvester Stallone has tried, some things in boxing you just can't make up.
It was enough late Saturday night that a 27-year-old man from Southeast Washington, homeless before a boxing trainer took in him and his little brother...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 6:03 PM
Joining this spring’s bumper crop of L.A.-area mega estates for sale is Liongate, entering the fray priced at $65 million.
Other Westside contenders include the $135-million Beverly House, Jamie McCourt's $55-million home and Tom Brady and...
| May 14, 2014
| 4:14 PM
What's so hard about baseball? Well, everything.
You work in the dirt like a sharecropper, fail most of the time, flail around in the blasted summer sun.
Hardest of all is pitching. And pitching is pure witchcraft.
If you merely had to throw the...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 9:43 AM
International cycling's former chief has denied claims by Lance Armstrong that he participated in a doping coverup during the 1999 Tour de France.
Hein Verbruggen, former president of the international cycling union (UCI), offered his response Tuesday...
| Oct 26, 2013
| 4:38 PM
Most people think next weekend's horse racing extravaganza at Santa Anita is the Breeders' Cup. It's actually the Mike and Gary Show.
They are Mike Smith and Gary Stevens, the Peyton Manning and Tom Brady of their sport. They are long in experience...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 12:39 PM
Formula E, a proposed new series featuring all-electric race cars, got a substantial boost Wednesday when the Andretti Autosport team said it would join the program.
Andretti Autosport, led by former racer Michael Andretti, is one of the major teams...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 2:34 PM
Formula One chief Bernie Ecclestone was indicted by German prosecutors on bribery charges, raising questions about his continued leadership of the international racing series, according to media reports Wednesday.
The indictment was not unexpected....
| Sep 16, 2013
| 11:46 AM
You know Bill Burr is a hardcore Boston Bruins fan because when he talks about the team, he says, "we." The last time he played the Chicago Theater, in 2011, the Bruins won the Stanley Cup. This time, the Blackhawks got the better of the Bruins.
| Sep 19, 2013
| 3:20 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters) - With estimated earnings of $95 million, pop singer Beyonce and her rapper husband Jay Z are the highest-earning celebrity couple for the second consecutive year, Forbes magazine said on Thursday.
Beyonce's "Mrs. Carter" tour and...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 12:12 PM
Billy Ray Cyrus' reaction to daughter Miley's performance at the MTV Video Music Awards in August is not what many daughters could expect from many daddies.
He's totally chill about the whole thing, he told Piers Morgan on CNN on Thursday.
| Nov 3, 2013
| 8:00 PM
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| Nov 19, 2013
| 8:48 AM
In the buildup to his fight with Brandon Rios in Macao on Saturday, Manny Pacquiao has been blogging his thoughts about the fight each week. A portion of his fourth and final blog post appears below, courtesy of HBO. In it, Pacquiao discusses his...