| Jul 5, 2014
| 9:31 PM
UFC 175 takes place Saturday night from the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, one of the UFC's biggest events of the year. In the main event, Chris Weidman defends his UFC middleweight title against challenger Lyoto Machida. Weidman is coming off consecutive...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 11:40 AM
The widening divide in talent between Ronda Rousey and other female Ultimate Fighting Championship participants could strip the valuable selling point of suspense from her future fights.
UFC President Dana White said for the moment he’s not...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 9:17 AM
Good morning readers. As you shake off the long weekend and get back to work, here's a few things happening around the 818:
A large protest is expected today at noon outside the new Hobby Lobby in Burbank. Protesters are expected to hand out condoms as...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 8:09 AM
Brasil y Alemania, las dos selecciones con los mejores números en toda la historia de los mundiales, se verán mañana las caras en las semifinales del torneo que se disputa en Brasil en una ronda que, por las estadísticas, podría ser perfectamente una gran...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Ronda Spinak squeezed more folding chairs into a Brentwood living room, which that afternoon had been transformed, with much shuffling of couches and tables, into a temporary theater.
Moving around the space, she listened for echoes and background...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 1:50 PM
It's unfortunate that a Chicago native was injured while running with bulls in Spai, but the event is atrociously inhumane to the bulls. They are tormented, abused and traumatized animals that are ultimately and savagely bludgeoned to death in a...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 6:32 PM
Ronda Rousey’s recent blitz through the best Ultimate Fighting Championship competition has led the organization to recruit a new contender.
UFC President Dana White on Thursday posted on his Twitter account a signed contract and a photo of...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 4:40 PM
“I was rowdy before rowdy was cool!”
- WWE Hall of Famer “Rowdy” Roddy Piper
LAS VEGAS — It was the first time sitting down with Ronda Rousey and the second time interviewing her.
Without a shred of doubt, she said she...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 8:25 PM
Holly Holm might be the best challenger to Ronda Rousey’s Ultimate Fighting Championship supremacy. Holm is a former professional boxer and kickboxer who is undefeated after seven mixed martial arts fights.
“I have a lot of respect for Ronda...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 7:06 PM
“Busy, busy,” is how Edmond Tarverdyan describes the burgeoning summer inside the windowed walls of the Glendale Fighting Club.
He pauses, before continuing his description: “Busy, busy, busy.”
Having piloted and owned the...
| May 14, 2014
| 11:41 AM
Cuando cursaba el décimo grado, Luis Zepeda agarró su pincel y comenzó a pintar una colina verde en la que aparecía sentado mirando a la distancia—completamente desnudo.
Era la primera vez que Zepeda se dibujaba a sí mismo sin ropa, y sería el...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 11:05 AM
I happened to be looking up when they flew overhead, a flock of white storks heading south along the Costa Brava, in Catalonia, on Spain's Mediterranean coast.
With the rising sun as their compass, they flew in shifting, untidy groups, black-tipped wings...