| Jul 2, 2013
| 12:46 PM
The Huntington Beach Marketing and Visitors Bureau announced Monday that Kelly Miller will be its new president and chief executive officer.
Steve Bone will retire by the end of summer after five years in the posts. He was one of the founding members of...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 6:39 PM
Joe Rogowski, the Orlando Magic’s head strength and conditioning coach, is leaving the team to join the Houston Rockets.
It’s a difficult loss for the Magic, because Rogowski is widely regarded as one of the best strength coaches in the NBA....
| Jun 19, 2013
| 7:27 AM
Few International Olympic Committee meetings will have more of an impact on the future of the Olympics than the session that is to take place this September in Buenos Aires.
In a brief span, the members will elect a presidential successor from six...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 8:43 AM
Now we are going to see how obstinate the International Olympic Committee can be.
Its two traditional sports superpower nations, the United States and Russia, both have vowed to do everything possible to overturn the IOC executive board decision to dump...
| May 31, 2013
| 8:03 PM
About five years ago, County Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky denounced USC's proposal to take control of the taxpayer-owned Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum and its revenue.
"Some people on the board of trustees of the University of Southern California...
| May 9, 2013
| 10:31 PM
A judge ruled on Thursday that The Times could not be stopped from reporting on testimony from the top manager of the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum in a deposition for an open-government lawsuit.
Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Luis A. Lavin said that...
| Apr 3, 2013
| 12:33 PM
Danny Boyle’s art heist thriller “Trance” is as much about the theft of a precious painting as it is a ......
| Mar 3, 2013
One was nicknamed "Pinky," for rather obscure reasons. Another, for lamentably obvious ones, was known as "Horse Face," and the military buddies of a third called him "Old Chubby Cheeks."
One was a used-car salesman and a KKK member. A couple were...
| Feb 13, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Friday's print column Dear International Olympic Committee: I don't ask that you back down from your preliminary plan, announced this week, to eliminate wrestling from the list of now-25 core events for the 2020 Summer Olympic Games and beyond. And......
| Feb 12, 2013
| 6:26 PM
Wrestling was present at the creation.
It is in the Book of Genesis, where Jacob goes to the mat with an angel.
It is portrayed on a renowned, 2,500-year-old Greek vase, with Hercules wrestling the life out of the previously invincible Antaeus.
| May 20, 2013
| 4:32 AM
A weekly listing of intriguing, wacky, useful, provocative and otherwise interesting links that readers and I have come across and think you might want to see. Look for Land of Linkin' first thing every Monday morning and click here to......
| Mar 22, 2013
| 12:23 AM
Construction begins on the Four Level Interchange in downtown Los Angeles. Sunset Blvd., is on the right, Temple St., on the left, and Figueroa St. runs horizontally in the foreground....