| Jan 7, 2014
| 10:22 AM
In Tuesday's Pictures in the News, Florida State players celebrate with fans after beating Auburn, 34-31, in the 2014 BCS Championship game at the Rose Bowl. Long Beach: A gray whale breeches off the coast of Long Beach, much to the delight of whale...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 12:13 PM
The American Football Coaches Assn. announced Monday at its annual convention in Indianapolis that the coaches college football poll will continue in the new College Football Playoff.
The poll will go on despite having no role in choosing the champion...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 6:32 PM
Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. Incredible images this week out of Indonesia as villagers react to being covered in ash from the eruption of Mt. Sinabung in Payung village. The number of displaced people has increased to 22,...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 9:22 PM
ESPN has been quite happy with its ratings for its college bowl game coverage, according to Variety. Wednesday's Rose Bowl featuring Michigan State's upset win over Stanford drew approximately 20 million viewers and a 17 percent increase over last year'...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 6:10 PM
The big winner in this year's Hollywood awards season: the local economy.
Hundreds of millions of dollars are funneled into hotels, restaurants and limousine companies as Los Angeles hosts the Golden Globes, the Screen Actors Guild Awards, the Academy...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 4:51 PM
What happened with Mike Moser in Vegas didn't stay in Vegas.
What happened was, after a freshman season spent languishing near the end of UCLA's basketball bench, Moser transferred to Nevada Las Vegas and had a breakout first season.
| Dec 31, 2013
| 4:27 PM
The BCS National Championship game has returned to the Rose Bowl, and just like in 2010, the No. 1 team has become prominent in Costa Mesa.
Florida State’s football team, which includes Heisman Trophy winner Jameis Winston, arrived in Costa Mesa...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 1:03 PM
Los Angeles would still be “tinseltown” without the contributions of Michigan State, in town this week for the Rose Bowl, but it would be less of a "title" town.
Three former Michigan State players have helped L.A. to seven total...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 5:19 PM
We thought Louisville was the team that would go undefeated this season but not have the schedule strength to stay in the title race. Turns out it was Ohio State, which is perpetually stuck in fourth gear until one of the Big Three loses. Our comeback...
| Jan 1, 2014
| 11:08 PM
Vin Scully rang in the New Year with a full day.
The legendary Dodgers broadcaster served Wednesday as grand marshal of the Rose Parade and the 100th Rose Bowl game, an honor that began at 4 a.m. and concluded with the pregame coin flip.
| Dec 30, 2013
| 5:37 PM
You won't find senior cornerback Darqueze Dennard's greatness in any analytic study of NCAA statistics.
Thirty players have more interceptions than Dennard's four, and he's not listed among the leaders in pass breakups.
Three of his Michigan State...
| Dec 28, 2013
| 11:11 PM
As New Year's Day draws near, the excitement continues to build for Al Freeman.
The Granddaddy of Them All hasn't featured his beloved Michigan State Spartans in 25 years.
Yes, they are his Spartans. That's because Freeman, an Irvine resident, isn't...