It’s Skip Bayless’ job to be polarizing. You love him, hate him or share both feelings within the same window of his two-hour sports debate show. Bayless, 64, makes no secret of his intention to resume the same type of combative discussion on Fox Sports 1’s new “Skip and Shannon Undisputed” with...
Fitbit Inc. unveiled a series of virtual “adventures” to pair with its fitness-tracking wristbands Monday as the company tries to maintain its sales momentum. Fitbit Adventures, a new feature on the San Francisco company’s mobile app, allows users to virtually experience such “challenges” as hiking...
A woman has been charged with smuggling heroin and cellphones to an inmate on San Quentin’s death row. Teri Orina Nichols was charged with one felony count of bringing a controlled substance or drug paraphernalia into a prison or jail and one misdemeanor count of possession with intent to deliver...
Campaign 2016 updates: Clinton aide Huma Abedin to separate from Anthony Weiner after his sexting Aug. 29, 2016, 11:23 a.m. Donald Trump tried to again double down on his hard line immigration plan over the weekend, but the details of the deportation plan remain fuzzy.Hillary Clinton aide Huma...
A woman was so high on pain pills in Northern California Sunday afternoon that she didn’t realize her 2002 Kia Rio had a flat tire and that sparks from its rim had set her car and the surrounding forest on fire, according to the California Highway Patrol.
The Dodgers are 73-57. That translates to a 91-win pace. The team leads the National League West by two games, and is only two games behind the Washington Nationals in the race for home-field advantage in the National League Division Series.
Amazon has set its sights on Chicago. The online retailer will open Amazon Books, a brick-and-mortar bookstore in Chicago’s Lakeview neighborhood, the Chicago Tribune reports. The store will be the fourth confirmed location for Amazon Books.
Essential Politics: Gov. Brown signs bill to fast-track development, Hillary Clinton's 'alt-right' attack used to target congressman Aug. 29, 2016, 9:55 a.m. Welcome to Essential Politics, our daily feed on California government and politics news.
There's going to be some football excitement at Grant High in Van Nuys this season. The passing combination of quarterback Cameron Perry and receiver Eric Gaona produced plenty of big plays last week in Grant's 36-0 win over Bernstein.
Colin Kaepernick has every right to do what he wants, but not standing during the national anthem is disrespectful. So said an ex-teammate of the San Francisco quarterback … except Alex Boone added an expletive that made it clear how strongly he feels about the matter.
Your favorite baseball team performed well last week, beating both Toronto and Detroit in series. The Blue Jays and Tigers are competitive, contending teams, and the Angels beat them in their home cities and stadiums, which is not something they have done often this year.
San Diego Comic Convention, the cash-rich nonprofit that presents the pop culture extravaganza Comic-Con International every summer, bought three buildings in Barrio Logan for $6.3 million last year. The acquisition was made in the name of a limited liability company that the charity said it owns....
Fans across Los Angeles woke up Monday to mourn the death of Mexican music giant Juan Gabriel the best way they know how: by blasting his music. From mechanic shops and panaderias to beauty salons and cars inching along the 5 Freeway, people sang along with their radios and their beloved singer,...
Essential Politics: California Legislature's final week begins with a focus on farmworkers Aug. 29, 2016, 11:30 a.m. Welcome to Essential Politics, our daily feed on California government and politics news.
If you’re a shrimp fan, you’ll love this recipe. Jumbo shrimp are cooked in a sauce full of bold, bright flavor in a dish that comes together in mere minutes.
A cadre of young and rising Hollywood talent responsible for scoring such films and TV series as “Foxcatcher,” “Straight Outta Compton,” “Looper” and “Billions” has had its work heard by millions around the globe.
Trevor Siemian will be the quarterback leading the Denver Broncos’ defense of their Super Bowl championship, winning the starting spot over 2016 first-round draft pick Paxton Lynch and veteran Mark Sanchez.
Air bag maker Takata Corp.’s troubles worsened Monday as the company confirmed that a truck carrying its inflators and a volatile chemical exploded last week in a Texas border town, killing a woman and injuring four others.
Even though Nick Clark (Frank Dillane) holds a morbid fascination for “the infected,” he’s shocked at how they’re catered to at a Tijuana colonia on AMC’s “Fear the Walking Dead.” In “Los Muertos” (Episode 209), Nick awakens to the sound of chanting as a man sacrifices himself to ravenous zombies....
Hi, and welcome to another edition of Dodgers Dugout. My name is Houston Mitchell, and it sure was nice to hear all those Cubs fans walk out of Dodger Stadium silently on Saturday and Sunday. Two of three is pretty good Some random thoughts after winning two of three from the Cubs.
More than 300 wild reindeer have been killed by lightning in central Norway. The Norwegian Environment Agency has released eerie images showing a jumble of reindeer carcasses scattered across a small area on the Hardangervidda mountain plateau.
Defensive lineman Quinton Coples, a former first-round draft pick by the New York Jets who was signed during the off-season, has been released by the Rams, a person with knowledge of the situation said.
She's 25. She's gorgeous. She's a mom. And she can sing. That's Teyana Taylor, the sexy star of Kanye West's "Fade" video, which premiered Sunday night on the 2016 MTV Video Music Awards.
Hillary Clinton attacked Donald Trump on Thursday for his cozy relationship with a new political movement, the Alternative Right, or Alt-Right. The Alt-Right rejects American democracy as did the American communists of the 1930s and the New Left of the 1960s.
Hey, yoga lovers – your numbers in the U.S. are growing. There has been a dramatic increase in the number of yoga practitioners in the United States – up to 36.7 million from 20.4 million in 2012, according to a study conducted by Yoga Journal and Yoga Alliance.
No. 1-ranked Santa Ana Mater Dei has already suffered a major injury. Standout linebacker Fa'avae Fa'avae was lost for the season with a torn ACL suffered in a scrimmage, OCVarsity.com reported.
It’s 1992, and I’m hating on my mom’s newest CD: a synth-heavy recording by Mexican girl group Pandora called “…Con Amor Eterno” (“With Eternal Love”). She plays it every Saturday morning while doing morning chores, blasting it from Kenwood speakers and making my teenage life miserable.
With his sentencing scheduled for Monday morning, the central figure in a massive corruption scheme that brought traffic cameras to Chicago remains adamant about taking his silence with him to federal prison for what could be as long as two decades.
A colleague recently went on vacation and returned puzzling about whether she had been a good steward of the Earth during her hotel stay. She wanted to recycle, just as she does at home, but there were not separate bins for her cans and bottles.
Stocks are opening moderately higher on Wall Street as the market comes off three days of losses. Banks rose the most in early trading Monday. Herbalife rose after activist investor Carl Icahn, the company's largest shareholder, said he increased his stake.