• By LA Times   -   Feb 16, 2019

    BUGLER JAY COHEN'S JOYFUL NOTES AT SANTA ANITA HAVE BEEN MUTED

    Jay Cohen picks up the trumpet, pulls it to his lips, and prepares to play the most famous 34 notes in sports. “I don't want to do...

    Lip
  • By LA Times   -   Feb 16, 2019

    ACLU SUES TRUMP ADMINISTRATION OVER POLICY REQUIRING ASYLUM SEEKERS TO WAIT IN MEXICO

    The American Civil Liberties Union sued the Trump administration this week over its recent policy that returns asylum seekers to Mexico...

  • By LA Times   -   Feb 16, 2019

    SWIMMER TOMMY BERES HITS THREE-RUN HOME RUN TO LEAD SHERMAN OAKS NOTRE DAME

    With the sound of swimmers splashing in the nearby pool, catcher Tommy Beres of Sherman Oaks Notre must have received some inspiration....

    Home
  • By LA Times   -   Feb 16, 2019

    POTENTIAL PRIVACY LAPSE FOUND IN AMERICANS' 2010 CENSUS DATA

    An internal team at the Census Bureau found that basic personal information collected from more than 100 million Americans during the...

    International, Collection
  • By LA Times   -   Feb 16, 2019

    COLLEGE BASKETBALL: LOUISVILLE AVOIDS UPSET BID BY CLEMSON

    Christen Cunningham scored 16 of his 18 points in the second half to rally No. 16 Louisville, which hung on for a 56-55 victory over...

  • By LA Times   -   Feb 16, 2019

    SUSPICIOUS STRANGERS LIKE CINDY MCCAIN STOKE ANXIETY IN PARENTS OF MIXED-RACE CHILDREN

    Amberkatherine DeCory carried photos of her daughter's birth certificate in her diaper bag in case she had to prove that the lighter-skinned...

    Traveling, Bag, Bags, Family, Travel
  • By LA Times   -   Feb 16, 2019

    FLINTRIDGE PREP GIRLS' WATER POLO FALLS TO KATELLA IN CIF CHAMPIONSHIP

    IRVINE - In its first CIF Southern Section championship match in girls' water polo, Flintridge Prep held its own against top-seeded...

  • By LA Times   -   Feb 16, 2019

    SHERIFF ALEX VILLANUEVA PROMISED CHANGE. HIS SUPPORTERS ARE STANDING BY HIM DESPITE CONTROVERSIES

    New Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva is testing supporters with his unorthodox approach as the region's top cop. Only two...

    Los Angeles
  • By LA Times   -   Feb 16, 2019

    ANTHONY DAVIS SAYS HE HASN'T RULED OUT BOSTON, OR ANY TEAM, AS A TRADE DESTINATION

    Anthony Davis answered nearly 15 minutes' worth of questions about his future, about his trade demands , about the Knicks and the Celtics....

    Star, Destinations
  • By LA Times   -   Feb 16, 2019

    WINNING THE DAYTONA 500 IS DIFFICULT, BUT REPEATING THE FEAT IS MORE ELUSIVE

    Every NASCAR driver's dream is to win their first Daytona 500. Every winning driver's struggle is to win it a second time. In the 60...

  • By LA Times   -   Feb 16, 2019

    THE LONE CYPRESS ON THE MONTEREY PENINSULA LOSES A LIMB DURING BRUTAL STORM

    The Lone Cypress clinging to a granite promontory above the surf on California's Monterey Peninsula has survived arsonists' fires,...

    Surfing, Resort, Beach
  • By LA Times   -   Feb 16, 2019

    U.S. SENDS PLANELOADS OF SUPPLIES TO COLOMBIA AIMED AT NEIGHBORING VENEZUELA

    The Trump administration ratcheted up the pressure Saturday on embattled Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, saying that U.S. military...

    International, Food
  • By LA Times   -   Feb 16, 2019

    EARTHQUAKE: MAGNITUDE 3.1 QUAKE STRIKES NEAR BELDEN, CALIF

    A shallow magnitude 3.1 earthquake was reported Saturday morning two miles from Belden, Calif., in the northern Sierra Nevada, according...

  • By LA Times   -   Feb 16, 2019

    NEW YORK FASHION WEEK: 10 RUNWAY LOOKS WE WOULD LIKE TO SEE ON THE OSCARS RED CARPET

    Though fashion stylists have been busy these past few weeks picking out red-carpet looks for their clients to wear to the Oscars on...

    Fashion week, Business, New York, Look, Fashion
  • By LA Times   -   Feb 16, 2019

    GAY MAYOR ACCUSED OF SEXUAL HARASSMENT, SPARKING METOO RECKONING IN WEST HOLLYWOOD

    For years, Mayor John Duran has been a public avatar for West Hollywood's cheekily sexual culture. From the City Council dais, he joked...

    Look, Gold, Culture, City
  • By LA Times   -   Feb 16, 2019

    NIGERIANS BEWILDERED AFTER PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION IS POSTPONED AT THE LAST MINUTE

    Tens of millions of Nigerians ready to elect their next president woke up to some bewildering news on Saturday morning: Elections were...

  • By LA Times   -   Feb 16, 2019

    THE OBAMA PRIMARY: WHICH DEMOCRAT CAN CLAIM HIS LEGACY IN 2020?

    Sen. Kamala Harris has been called the “female Barack Obama.” Former Rep. Beto O'Rourke has been dubbed “Barack Obama, but white.”...

  • By LA Times   -   Feb 16, 2019

    THE BEZOS AFFAIR

    The scandal involving Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, his paramour Lauren Sanchez and the supermarket tabloid the National Enquirer has...

  • By LA Times   -   Feb 16, 2019

    FORMER USC FOOTBALL STAR KEVIN ELLISON'S DEATH RULED AN ACCIDENT

    Former USC football player Kevin Ellison died of blunt force trauma after being hit by a minivan while walking on the 5 Freeway in...

    Star
  • By LA Times   -   Feb 16, 2019

    THE SENSATIONAL SLAYINGS THAT ROCKED L.A. - STILL A MYSTERY 90 YEARS LATER

    In the annals of sensational Los Angeles slayings, few compare to the crime that occurred 90 years ago today in a grand mansion at...

    Los Angeles