| Nov 4, 2013
| 11:47 AM
Boys' Latin junior defenseman Dylan Gaines has committed orally to play lacrosse at Denver. The 6-foot-2, 205-pound recruit plays club for the Baltimore Crabs, attending Adrenaline Black Card, National Scholastic Club Lacrosse Association, King of the...
| Nov 30, 2013
| 9:22 PM
Hoping his Wolverines had one more magical play left, Michigan coach Brady Hoke went for a 2-point conversion with 32 seconds left that would have given his team a shocking upset win over No. 3 Ohio State.
But cornerback Tyvis Powell stepped in front of...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 9:36 PM
The Sports Xchange
By Steve Lowery, The Sports Xchange
USC opens Sarkisian era with rout of Fresno State
LOS ANGELES -- Having endured a week that ran the gamut of soap opera ("As The Ankle Turns") and reality mess, USC did its own very convincing...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 4:57 PM
The 1984 Summer Olympics was Southern California's last huge event.
But next summer, athletes from around the globe will again compete here — and Irvine will play its part in making it happen.
Los Angeles will host the 2015 Special Olympics...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 7:30 PM
The Times' Editorial Awards for 2013, handed out in a ceremony Thursday night, honored both accountability journalism and what Editor Davan Maharaj called “the ever-growing types of journalism we produce in this Digital Age.”
| Jun 12, 2014
| 6:36 AM
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti has launched a campaign to woo the Lucas Museum of Cultural Arts, a legacy project of “Star Wars” creator George Lucas, stepping into what had been a two-way battle between Chicago and San Francisco for the...
| May 7, 2014
| 5:14 PM
A measure that would expand what local agencies can discuss behind closed doors about real estate deals advanced in the state Assembly on Wednesday, with the bill's author, Assemblyman Reggie Jones-Sawyer (D-Los Angeles), promising to change the...
| May 17, 2014
Donald Sterling is expected to launch what could be a long and contentious legal battle with the NBA over his ownership of the Clippers without the support of the big, politically connected law firm that has been with him for more than three decades....
| May 20, 2014
| 1:52 PM
The event: The Discovery Ball, benefiting the California Science Center Foundation, celebrated the West Coast premiere of “Pompeii: The Exhibition.” It was one of L.A.’s most elaborate black-tie bashes, raising nearly $1.2 million for...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 7:30 PM
A political spat over who should steer a Fourth of July fireworks show played out Wednesday at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum Commission, as two Los Angeles City councilmen vied for control of the annual event.
But the commission decided against...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 8:54 AM
William (Bill) Hector von KleinSmid, 76, of Corona del Mar, California, died peacefully at his home March 16, 2014, surrounded by his devoted family. Bill is survived by his loving wife of 23 years, Marjorie; his beautiful daughters Kristen and Lauren,...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 5:10 PM
A bitter political tug-of-war over who will host a Fourth of July fireworks show at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum took another turn Friday when City Councilman Bernard C. Parks withdrew his bid to host the show -- and said he would hold a separate...