| Aug 26, 2011
| 10:55 PM
LOS ANGELES, Calif. (KTLA) -- Hall of fame baseball broadcaster Vin Scully has announced that he will be returning to broadcast a 63rd season.
Scully, 83, who handles all nine innings on on Fox Sports Prime Ticket and KCAL 9, made the announcement on air...
| May 23, 2011
| 3:12 PM
Environmentalists blasted me for downplaying the threat of BP oil in the Gulf.
They need to go out into their front yards and confront the real threat facing Florida.
Big Grass is worse than Big Oil.
Grass is destroying Florida, particularly St....
| May 25, 2011
| 3:38 PM
The French were right about Iraq, and now they're right about one of our great American heroes, Lance Armstrong.
Don't you hate it?
The French never bought Lance's claims of drug-free victories in the Tour de France.
Now a federal investigation may...
| Apr 14, 2012
Bits and pieces from the local sports scene.
Players from Burroughs, Burbank win scholar awards: Burbank High football player Mitch Camacho and Adam Velasco from Burroughs were given 2011- 2012 National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame...
| Aug 13, 2007
When second-place finisher Mike Huckabee called himself the real winner of last weekend's Republican presidential straw poll in Iowa, he may not have been wrong.
Though finishing well behind a massive Mitt Romney organization in the straw balloting on...
| Jun 20, 2007
| 10:17 PM
Former Cubs icon Sammy Sosa became the fifth player in major-league history to reach the 600 home run plateau Wednesday night when he connected off right-hander Jason Marquis in the fifth inning of the Rangers' 7-3 victory over the Cubs.
| Feb 2, 2009
Last week, as the controversy over Joe Torre and Tom Verducci's "The Yankee Years" was ratcheting up, I got an e-mail from my brother, who, like me, is a lifelong New York Yankees fan. "As I understand it," he wrote, "Torre is saying NYY is a tough...
| Feb 12, 2010
The remarkable baseball life of Willie Mays can be measured in innumerable ways.
He started in the segregated Negro Leagues; when he retired in 1973 after 22 years in the major leagues, free agency was dawning. He was a bicoastal Giant who, in leading...
| Aug 1, 2007
Ducati's latest is so high-strung it should run on Ritalin. It's called the Hypermotard -- "hyper" because the 1,078 cc L-twin is a twitchy little torque monster, and "motard" because its slim profile, slick Pirellis and tall bar-stool seat are pure...
| Jan 12, 2008
They called her "labelwhore," this 28-year-old rising star in the world of scrapbooking, with a silver stud in her lip and a tattoo in Latin on her left forearm: "Art is long, life is short."
Before the Internet bullies bashed her and judges revoked...
| Jan 13, 2008
Mavericks, a rock-studded, once-secret surf spot named after a dog, looked for all the world Saturday like the Super Bowl of big wave riding as thousands of people streamed to this fishing hamlet to see two dozen surfers challenge one of the world's...
| Apr 3, 2007
It's baseball season, finally, so you know what that meansa hard-fought, months-long competition to see who can win the title of Most Grandstanding Politician, ready to butt the federal government's nose into places it has no business sniffing.