LA Times

Arizona Diamondbacks beat Angels, 3...

Arizona Diamondbacks beat Angels, 3-2

AT THE PLATE: Matt Joyce, who entered with a .181 average, reached on a shift-beating single to the left side of the infield to lead off the fifth inning, took third on Johnny Giavotella's single to right and scored the Angels' first run on Chris Iannetta's double-play grounder. The Angels scored...
Dodgers can't do anything with Texa...

Dodgers can't do anything with Texas bullpen in 5-3 loss

Play the Texas Rangers and you want to get to their bullpen. You really, really want to get to their bullpen.
Texas Rangers get to Clayton Kersha...

Texas Rangers get to Clayton Kershaw, beat Dodgers 5-3

KEY MOMENT: The Dodgers trailed, 4-0, after five innings. They scored three runs in the sixth ? two on a home run from Scott Van Slyke, one on a single from pinch-hitter extraordinaire Alex Guerrero ? and they had the potential tying and go-ahead runs on base with one out. But the Rangers called...
Defying Beijing, Hong Kong lawmaker...

Defying Beijing, Hong Kong lawmakers reject election framework

Spurning stern warnings from local and central Chinese government officials, Hong Kong?s legislature voted Thursday to reject a Beijing-drafted election plan that sparked massive street protests in the territory last fall.
USC recruiting: Long Beach Poly's J...

USC recruiting: Long Beach Poly's Jack Jones says he has no favorites

In the last two years, the top two recruits at Long Beach Poly High have committed to USC on National Signing Day.
Man, 21, dies after being crushed b...

Man, 21, dies after being crushed by equipment at Sun Valley industrial site

A 21-year-old man died Wednesday after being crushed by heavy equipment at a concrete and asphalt recycling company in Sun Valley, authorities said.

MercuryNews

Whale recovery: Most humpback popul...

Whale recovery: Most humpback populations removed from U.S. endangered species list

The U.S. government on Wednesday removed nine of the world's 14 humpback whale populations from federal endangered species lists, but the whales that migrate through Central California are not among them.
Grizzly bears in California: Reintr...

Grizzly bears in California: Reintroduction push ignites strong emotions

Center for Biological Diversity wants state to study the idea of bringing grizzlies back to wilderness areas, but critics suggest it would be impractical and unsafe to reintroduce the 800-pound predator to the most populated state in the nation.
Hillary Clinton returning to Bay Ar...

Hillary Clinton returning to Bay Area for concert fundraiser

Hillary Clinton will return to the Bay Area Monday for a concert fundraiser headlined by k.d. lang and Lizz Wright in San Francisco. Ticket prices range from $250 to $50,000.
Lobbying for California's 2.3 milli...

Lobbying for California's 2.3 million community college students with a $0 budget

The amateur lobbyists of the Student Senate for California Community Colleges saw big success in this year's legislative session, with five of the seven bills the students championed on their way to the governor's desk or awaiting his signature. Their achievement is even more remarkable considering that they have no real operating budget.
California castle: Handbuilt landma...

California castle: Handbuilt landmark cost owner his marriage, can be yours for $1 million

OAK GLEN, Calif. -- George Jackson, 73, has never been to England. He's never been to Europe. But he has lived in a castle, where the walls are hung with swords.
Nocturnal Wonderland: 428 arrests d...

Nocturnal Wonderland: 428 arrests during Southern California dance music festival

DEVORE -- Over the three-day Nocturnal Wonderland festival, 428 people were arrested and five people were hospitalized, according to San Bernardino County sheriff's news releases.

Sacbee

UCLA study offers hope on emergency...

UCLA study offers hope on emergency room crowding

A new study by the University of California, Los Angeles finds emergency room visits among the state's newly insured poor are high, but decline quickly after a year.
College to pay writer $26,000 for r...

College to pay writer $26,000 for rescinded invite

A California community college has agreed to pay Oscar-winning screenwriter Dustin Lance Black $26,000 not to sue after the school rescinded an invitation to speak at commencement.
Transient arrested in attack on Cal...

Transient arrested in attack on California girl

A 50-year-old transient has been arrested on suspicion of kidnapping a 12-year-old girl from the front yard of her Central California home and then sexually assaulting her.
California man pleads guilty in has...

California man pleads guilty in hash-oil explosion

A California man who was using butane to make hash oil from marijuana, causing an explosion that badly burned himself and a Hamilton teenager, has pleaded guilty to felony drug charges.
Kidnap gang's co-leader gets 9 life...

Kidnap gang's co-leader gets 9 life terms

The co-leader of a violent Mexican drug gang convicted of several murders was sentenced in San Diego County to nine life terms of life in prison without the possibility of parole. FILE - In this Aug. 13, 2009, file photo, Juan Francisco Estrada-Gonzalez is brought into the courtroom by San Diego Sheriff's deputies during his arraignment hearing on murder charges in San Diego Superior Court in San Diego. Estrada-Gonzalez and 16 other alleged members of a group of Mexican drug traffickers were indicted in the murders of nine people in the San Diego area. Estrada-Gonzalez was sentenced in San Diego County to nine life terms of life in prison without the possibility of parole Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014, ending the longest criminal trial in county history, lasting 15 months including jury selection.
Milestone reached in Hetch Hetchy w...

Milestone reached in Hetch Hetchy water upgrade

San Francisco has taken a big step toward securing its water supply with the completion of a $288 million tunnel below San Francisco Bay.

Signonsandiego

Miller's finger injury affects Dbac...

Miller's finger injury affects Dbacks' pen in 14-inning loss

The Arizona Diamondbacks used nine pitchers during Saturday night's 5-3, 14-inning loss to the San Diego Padres.
Dodgers' Kazmir roughed up again by...

Dodgers' Kazmir roughed up again by Giants

Scott Kazmir and Dodgers catcher Yasmani Grandal don't think there's anything to worry about even though the left-hander has given up six runs in back-to-back four-inning starts against the San Francisco Giants.
Upton's 2-run HR in 14th lifts Padr...

Upton's 2-run HR in 14th lifts Padres to 5-3 win over Dbacks

Melvin Upton Jr. lifted a high, fly ball to deep center field with two outs in the 14th inning and watched David Peralta run for the fence and leap.
Sharks strong on road again, go up ...

Sharks strong on road again, go up 2-0 on LA after 2-1 win

Joe Pavelski and Martin Jones took only a moment's satisfaction from a second straight excellent road effort by the San Jose Sharks.
NHL Daily Playoff Glance

NHL Daily Playoff Glance

Tampa Bay 3, Detroit 2
NHL Playoff Glance

NHL Playoff Glance

Thursday, April 14: N.Y. Islanders 5, Florida 4

abclocal

One person killed in suspected DUI ...

One person killed in suspected DUI crash on Highway 101 near Petaluma

One person died when the vehicle they were in went off the end of a road under construction in unincorporated Sonoma County Saturday morning, a CHP spokesman said.
Bay Area entrepreneurs turn beer br...

Bay Area entrepreneurs turn beer brewing hobby into sustainable food business

These Bay Area entrepreneurs turned their hobby into a sustainable business that makes so much sense. Now, their innovative thinking has landed them on Forbes 30 Under 30.
Trader Joe's salad products recalle...

Trader Joe's salad products recalled due to hard silica, glass fragments

Three salad products sold at Trader Joe's in California have been recalled by the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service, federal safety officials said Saturday.
Psych hospital escapee tells Stockt...

Psych hospital escapee tells Stockton judge he doesn't want to go back to Hawaii

An Oahu psychiatric hospital escapee who fled to the Bay Area told a judge he wants to stay here during his first court appearance.
Deadly dump truck crash kills one, ...

Deadly dump truck crash kills one, injures several in San Francisco

A deadly dump truck crash snarled the evening commute in San Francisco. Although lanes of Highway 101 reopened shortly after 8 p.m. Friday night, residual congestion still lingered on the roadways.
Teenager among 3 dead in San Jose a...

Teenager among 3 dead in San Jose apartment fire near San Jose State University

An early morning apartment fire in San Jose claimed the lives of three people, and critically injured at least one other person.

ocregister

USC holds on for 28-23 victory over...

USC holds on for 28-23 victory over UCLA

Disaster threatened for most of Saturday night, but in the end, USC could celebrate, escaping with a 28-23 victory over UCLA.
CIF-SS Cross Country Finals: boys a...

CIF-SS Cross Country Finals: boys and girls top finishers (results)

Top finishers and teams at the CIF-Southern Section Cross Country Finals on Saturday at Riverside City Course. CROSS COUNTRY CIF-SS Finals At Riverside City Course, 3-mile course Boys Division 1 Team results: 1. Great Oak 86, 2. Roosevely 145, 3. Dana Hills 150, Also: 5. El Toro 221 Individual results: 1. Bissell, Loyola, 14:39, 2. Fitzgerald, […]
Wolf: USC won Crosstown Rivalry but...

Wolf: USC won Crosstown Rivalry but few celebrated

The Coliseum was nearly silent as time expired Saturday night, a strange response to a USC victory in the Crosstown Rivalry.
Capistrano Valley?s Herberg, Laguna...

Capistrano Valley?s Herberg, Laguna Hills? girls win titles at CIF Cross Country Finals

RIVERSIDE – Gold was the color of the day for Orange County’s cross country girls at the CIF-SS Finals. Haley Herberg of black-and-gold Capistrano Valley topped her career with the Division 2 individual gold while brown-and-gold Laguna Hills captured its first team championship in 25 years in Division 3 Saturday at the Riverside City Cross […]
Notebook: Jordan Lasley stars in UC...

Notebook: Jordan Lasley stars in UCLA?s rivalry loss

Notable items about UCLA following the game against the USC Trojans
Sage Hill sweeps Crean Lutheran, ad...

Sage Hill sweeps Crean Lutheran, advances to volleyball regional semifinals

NEWPORT BEACH – Sage Hill’s girls volleyball team swept Crean Lutheran 25-18, 25-17, 25-15 Saturday to advance to the semifinals of the CIF Southern California Division II Regionals. The Lightning will play No. 1 seed Sierra Canyon of Chatsworth in the semifinals Tuesday night, Nov. 21, at Sierra Canyon High. Sydnee Francis was dominant serving […]
Nov 19      Hits : 12477
place your ad here
My News Hub