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AUSTIN BLYTHE'S VERSATILITY MAKES HIM VALUABLE COMMODITY FOR RAMS

Austin Blythe signed a one-year, $3.9-million contract to remain with the Rams, and having started at guard and center last season...

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL PLAYERS' SENIOR VIDEO WILL BE VITAL IN THE YEAR OF THE CORONAVIRUS

With no spring practices and maybe no summer camps, colleges will rely on senior season videos for recruitment.

 
 
 

RODEO DRIVE HOTEL PLANNED BY FRENCH LUXURY RETAILER LVMH

The Cheval Blanc Beverly Hills is intended to be a notch above the already high-end market.

FOUR MORE MEMBERS OF OTTAWA SENATORS ORGANIZATION TEST POSITIVE FOR COVID-19

The Ottawa Senators reports four more COVID-19 cases. The Senators played at Honda Center on March 10 and at Staples Center on March...

 
 
 

SAM FARMER, GREG COSELL DISCUSS TOP QUARTERBACKS IN UPCOMING NFL DRAFT

Quarterbacks expert Greg Cosell talks with L.A. Times reporter Sam Farmer about top prospects in the upcoming NFL draft in this Zoom...

COLUMN: WIMBLEDON 2020 IS CANCELED BECAUSE OF COVID-19 PANDEMIC

This year's edition of Wimbledon has been canceled, adding yet another premier sports event to the list of those canceled around the...

 
 
 

CORONAVIRUS RECESSION NOW EXPECTED TO BE DEEPER AND LONGER

Forecasts for economic damage from the coronavirus pandemic have quickly turned much darker - both for the depth and duration of the...

COLUMN: AMID AN EPIDEMIC, TRUMP IS STILL MAKING DECISIONS THAT COULD KILL PEOPLE

President Trump's decisions not to reopen Obamacare plans and to roll back auto emissions rules are deadly.

 
 
 

LYNN SWANN CATCHES A HOME SALE IN HANCOCK PARK

Former football player and USC athletic director Lynn Swann has sold his contemporary home in Hancock Park for $3.566 million.

LANCASTER MAYOR R. REX PARRIS DROPS $6.6 MILLION ON LAGUNA BEACH HOME

R. Rex Parris, who has served as Lancaster mayor since 2008, recently paid $6.627 million for a coastal home in Laguna Beach.

 
 
 

DODGERS TV BLACKOUT ENDS: SPECTRUM DEAL PUTS SPORTSNET LA ON AT&T PLATFORMS

Spectrum reached an agreement to carry SportsNet LA, the Dodgers' television home, on AT&T video platforms, including DirecTV, AT&T...

COLUMN: SPORTS PSYCHOLOGIST ANDREW YELLEN OFFERS ADVICE ON LIFE WITHOUT SPORTS

Sports psychologist Andrew Yellen says parent and their teenage athletes should find new projects and activities as well as give each...

 
 
 

COLUMN: THE BAD SCIENCE BEHIND TRUMP'S CHLOROQUINE CLAIMS

President Trump's hype of a potential treatment for COVID-19 gives false hope to virus patients and causes real harm to others.

COLUMN: REMEMBERING SIDD FINCH, THE METS PROSPECT WHO SEEMED ALMOST TOO GOOD TO BE TRUE

Thirty-five years ago, George Plimpton profiled a can't-miss pitching prospect for the Mets, who threw 168 mph and was a great April...

 
 
 

STADIUM WORKERS WHO HAVE GOTTEN NO FINANCIAL AID FROM DODGERS OR ANGELS CRY FOR HELP

The Dodgers and Angels haven't said how they will distribute the $1 million each MLB team pledged to pay stadium workers during the...

GOOGLE, FACEBOOK OFFER PAID LEAVE TO PARENTS AMID CORONAVIRUS SCHOOL CLOSURES

The Silicon Valley giants have often led the field in employee benefits-but the new policy doesn't extend to contract workers

 
 
 

CHRIS HARRIS JR. HAPPY TO BE IN CHARGERS' CORNER; OL BRYAN BULAGA, LB NICK VIGIL TOO

Chargers' prize free-agent acquisition, corner Chris Harris Jr., was drawn to his new team; right tackle Bryan Bulaga and linebacker...

BETTE MIDLER SELLS SOME HAWAII LAND FOR 12 TIMES WHAT SHE PAID

Even after the sale, the Divine Miss M still owns plenty of real estate in her home state.

 
 
 

HIGH SCHOOL SPRING SPORTS SEASON IS LIKELY OVER

With the state's superintendent announcing schools won't reopen this spring because of COVID-19 safety precautions, the high school...

MLB AND PLAYERS UNION DISCUSS OPENING SEASON IN EMPTY STADIUMS, ANGELS' ANDREW HEANEY SAYS

Angels pitcher and union representative Andrew Heaney said MLB and players have discussed beginning the season by playing games without...

 
 
 



Man intentionally derails train near US Navy hospital ship, prosecutors say

Man intentionally derails train near US Navy hospital ship, prosecutors say

A train engineer intentionally drove a speeding locomotive off a track because he was suspicious of a Navy hospital ship docked there amid the coronovirus pandemic Read more ...

Zantac heartburn drug recalled on contamination risk

Zantac heartburn drug recalled on contamination risk

US health regulators are telling drugmakers to immediately pull their popular heartburn drugs off the market after determining that a contamination issue with the medications... Read more ...

Wimbledon tennis tournament canceled over coronavirus concerns

Wimbledon tennis tournament canceled over coronavirus concerns

The grass-court grand slam was due to begin on June 29, but a decision was made to scrap the event for the first time since World War II. Read more ...

New York City nurse says she worked for a week while infected with coronavirus

New York City nurse says she worked for a week while infected with coronavirus

She said her diagnosis went undetected because the hospitals where she worked have not been testing staff. Read more ...

Toilet paper spills onto Texas highway after truck catches fire

Toilet paper spills onto Texas highway after truck catches fire

No, this is not an April Fool's prank. A Texas interstate was closed early Wednesday morning after a tractor-trailer carrying a load of toilet paper crashed and caught fire. Read more ...

Adam Schlesinger dies of coronavirus complications at 52

Adam Schlesinger dies of coronavirus complications at 52

The Fountains of Wayne member and "Crazy Ex-Girlfriend" scribe was 52. Read more ...

Sen. Kelly Loeffler Faces Renewed Scrutiny For COVID-19 Stock Transactions

Sen. Kelly Loeffler Faces Renewed Scrutiny For COVID-19 Stock Transactions

The Georgia Senator came under fire last month after she and her husband dumped substantial portions of their portfolio after a series of private congressional briefings on the... Read more ...

Indiana reports 16 more coronavirus deaths, total now at 65

Indiana reports 16 more coronavirus deaths, total now at 65

Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb is giving an update Wednesday as the state's total COVID-19 cases rises to 2,565. Read more ...

The US government reportedly asked the military for 100,000 body bags

The US government reportedly asked the military for 100,000 body bags

The US government's primary disaster response agency is asking the Defense Department for 100,000 body bags, according to a Bloomberg report. The Federal Emergency Management... Read more ...

Cruise ships ordered by US Coast Guard to remain at sea & prepare to treat...

Cruise ships ordered by US Coast Guard to remain at sea & prepare to treat coronavirus-stricken passengers themselves

The US Coast Guard has warned cruise ships stuck at sea that they could be “sequestered” indefinitely during the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, and must be equipped to take care of... Read more ...