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Trek down Flint Canyon Trail in La Canada Flintridge made in the shade

6 days agoHealth : Booster Shots

Lacing through the wooded hillside community of La Cañada Flintridge, these equestrian trails make for serene, shaded summer walking. This one is called Flint Canyon Trail.

Great Reads: Baby rhinos and Bruce Springsteen

6 days agoHealth : Booster Shots

Hi there. I'm Kari Howard, and I edit the Great Reads (a.k.a. Column Ones) for the Los Angeles Times. Two of my biggest loves are narrative journalism and music, and I'm lucky that my days are filled with both: When reading the stories, I get inspired by songs I think fit the article's theme -...

Kanye West, Steve McQueen discuss 'All Day / I Feel Like That' at LACMA

6 days agoHealth : Booster Shots

It was an event so exclusive that guests were sworn to secrecy and given special instructions about where to arrive and park. Cell phones were banned from the premises. The few journalists allowed past security had to promise not to divulge details online or on social media until well after the...

Counter: Fried chicken, oysters and hot sauce

6 days agoHealth : Booster Shots

Cheers, everybody! Jonathan is in Italy on vacation, eating, last I heard, 12 courses at a restaurant in Modena. Of course he is. Did you think he'd go on a juice fast or something? Back here in L.A., where it's apparently cooler than it is in Italy, we've been doing plenty of eating too. No juice...

UC San Diego wins legal battle in dispute with USC over Alzheimer's project

6 days agoHealth : Booster Shots

UC San Diego won a major legal battle Friday against USC when a judge ruled that control of a landmark project on Alzheimer's disease belongs to the La Jolla school.

Dodgers beat Mets with Ian Thomas' strong start in a fill-in role

6 days agoHealth : Booster Shots

NEW YORK -- With a 6-foot-4 frame, a beard and a left-handed delivery, Ian Thomas is occasionally mistaken by fans for Clayton Kershaw.

Rangers' Josh Hamilton is at peace, says he's not at odds with Angels

6 days agoHealth : Booster Shots

Outfielder Josh Hamilton said he has found a sense of serenity in Texas, now that his brief and troubled stay as an Angel is behind him and he has been allowed to see his daughters since he filed for divorce from their mother. "I think that's been my biggest peace," he said, "to be able to focus...

Albert Pujols wouldn't expect boos in St. Louis

6 days agoHealth : Booster Shots

There may come a day when Albert Pujols steps to bat at Busch Stadium, dressed in the red of the Angels, playing against the St. Louis Cardinals.

Dodgers' Alex Guerrero says he is open to a trade to gain playing time

6 days agoHealth : Booster Shots

NEW YORK - With less than a week remaining until the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline, Alex Guerrero is waiting for news that could free him from the Dodgers bench.

Josh Hamilton makes triumphant return in Rangers' 4-2 win over Angels

6 days agoHealth : Booster Shots

Josh Hamilton didn't quiet the Angel Stadium crowd. All he did was beat up on his old team on their home field, leading the Rangers to a 4-2 victory over the Angels on Friday night.

Court dismisses one felony charge against Rick Perry, lets another proceed

6 days agoHealth : Booster Shots

Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry won a partial legal victory Friday when a state judicial panel dismissed one of two felony counts accusing the Republican presidential hopeful of abusing his power while in office.

What we know about John Russell Houser, the Louisiana theater shooter

6 days agoHealth : Booster Shots

   A 59-year-old gunman opened fire in a Lafayette, La.,  movie theater Thursday evening, killing two people and injuring nine others before killing himself, police say. "We're trying to put the pieces together to figure out why," said Louisiana State Police Supt. Col. Michael D. Edmonson. Here's...

USC freshmen preview: Dominic Davis in tailback mix

6 days agoHealth : Booster Shots

This month we are previewing each USC freshman joining the team in training camp.

For 'Southpaw' director Antoine Fuqua, a different kind of bout

6 days agoHealth : Booster Shots

The new drama "Southpaw" would seem to come in a long tradition of boxing movies and underdog sports films generally. But ask director Antoine Fuqua what he sees as the throughline in this weekend's release, and he has a slightly different answer.

With airstrikes, Turkey joins regional clashes

6 days agoHealth : Booster Shots

Turkey has long been a reluctant partner in the U.S.-led campaign against Islamic State militants. Since the U.S. first launched airstrikes in Iraq nearly a year ago, leaders in Ankara had refused to join in, and until this week, had barred coalition warplanes from even using Turkish air bases...

Baseball: UCLA gets commitment from Gahr's Michael Perez

6 days agoHealth : Booster Shots

There's a sigh of relief in the Perez household after standout sophomore shortstop Michael Perez, the San Gabriel Valley League MVP as a freshman, committed to UCLA on Friday.

Taking a breather

6 days agoHealth : Booster Shots

Hey, folks: It is summertime and I am taking a breather from the keyboards for a few days. I'll be back in the saddle on Aug. 6. See you back here then.

Busy fall schedule will give U.S. Soccer lots of chances at redemption

6 days agoHealth : Booster Shots

Juergen Klinsmann expected to have his U.S. national soccer team playing for a Gold Cup title in Philadelphia this weekend.

TV Picks: 'Chris Gethard,' 'Uranium,' 'The Bomb,' 'The Walker'

6 days agoHealth : Booster Shots

 The Chris Gethard Show (Fusion). A clubhouse talk show, imported from Manhattan public access cable, where it logged something like 150 episodes since 2015 (still available on Gethard's YouTube channel). The new series, which is slated for 10 episodes, seven of which have aired and six of which...

Soccer: Servite's Garrett Amador commits to Loyola Marymount

6 days agoHealth : Booster Shots

Garrett Amador, a key player last season when Servite won the Southern Section Division 1 championship in soccer, has committed to Loyola Marymount.

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