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Arizona's Carson Palmer sees specialist about injured shoulder

Arizona Coach Bruce Arians said quarterback Carson Palmer was seeing another specialist Wednesday after his injured shoulder regressed following some throwing last week.

Wooden Award's Legends of Coaching honor to go to Steve Fisher

One year, at the pregame banquet for the John Wooden Classic, Steve Fisher arrived early and found himself at an empty table. Name tags were arranged in front of each seat, and Fisher saw he had been seated at Wooden's table.

Kobe Bryant says he's fine after full-court scrimmage

It was day two of training camp and Kobe Bryant was already tired.

2014 Halloween Horror Film Festivals

Halloween in Hollywood – what could be better? Above and beyond the numerous Halloween haunts in Los Angeles, avid fans can also enjoy a cinematic deluge of horror movie screenings and festivals. Below is a roundup of some of the bigger fests hitting screens for Halloween 2014. Enjoy! American Cinematheque’s Dusk-to-Dawn Horrorthon Location: The Aero Theatre, 1328 [...]

Wife of slain Bell Gardens mayor acted reasonably, attorney says

An attorney for the wife of slain Bell Gardens Mayor Daniel Crespo said Wednesday that his client acted reasonably and likely will not be criminally charged.

Halloween 2014 at the Natural History Museum

Location: Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, 900 Exposition Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90007 Description: On the weekend of October 25-26, the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles offers two Halloween events for 2014: Haunted Museum and Halloween at the Museum.

Song of the Day [Because You Don't Know Who Tom Morello Is!] is Audioslave's "Be Yourself"

2 hours agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Yesterday, during that Tom Morello vs. The 5 Point Cafe internet-hootenanny, you probably found yourself scratching the long, salt-and-pepper colored soul-patch hanging from your chin, and thinking, "Wait a minute! Just who IS this Morello...Show More Summary

Emanuel borrows to make Michael Reese payments after failed Olympic bid

Mayor Rahm Emanuel has borrowed more than $21 million to start paying for the former Michael Reese hospital site that was bought as part of former Mayor Richard M. Daley’s failed bid for the 2016 summer Olympics.

Catfe, new pop-up restaurant in L.A.: It's exactly what it sounds like

In a city where images of dogs perched under restaurant patio tables have become ubiquitous, one man is trying to stake a claim for L.A.'s cat lovers. Ladies and gentlemen, prepare yourselves for "Catfe."

In Hong Kong, the revolution will be catered

Protesters showing up for Hong Kong's "umbrella revolution" without the eponymous accessory to shield themselves from rain, sun and tear gas need not fear — they can grab one of the hundreds of brand-new models in every hue hanging from pedestrian guardrails, free for the taking.

Lawyer says settlement reached in Jose Huizar sex harassment suit

The woman who filed a sexual harassment lawsuit against Los Angeles City Councilman Jose Huizar has reached a settlement with the city and her former boss, her lawyer said Wednesday.

'Doctor Zhivago' musical sets Broadway opening for April

The musical "Doctor Zhivago," based on the novel by Boris Pasternak, tells a quintessentially Russian tale of romance and loss set against the upheaval of the early 20th century.

Lawsuit: Calvary Chapel's Chuck Smith denied medical help on his deathbed

A daughter and the widow of Chuck Smith -- the founder of the worldwide Calvary Chapel movement -- have sued his former church, alleging a conspiracy to commandeer Smith's ministry and deny him emergency medical attention on his deathbed.

The Times' Super 16 rankings: Oklahoma, Oregon still on top

Take a picture of these rankings because, next week, they're going to look different. The pillow fighting is over as ranked schools move out of their nonconference comfort zones into the stretch of season feared most — real games in opposing stadiums. Texas Christian will be ranked next...

Major drug cartel leader Beltran Leyva believed captured in Mexico

Mexican authorities Wednesday were conducting tests on a suspect to determine if he is Hector Beltran Leyva, remaining head of a once-powerful and increasingly troublesome drug cartel.

Former US Attorney Jenny Durkan's Second-In-Command to Take Over in Western Washington

2 hours agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Jenny Durkan is (we presume) moving on to bigger and better things! Last month, she revealed she'd be stepping down as the DOJ's top attorney in Western Washington. And it was suggested that she might be angling for a position with Hillary...Show More Summary

Ducks cut four more as opening-night roster sharpens

The thin opening for a Ducks’ roster spot was underlined Wednesday as the team reduced its preseason team to 28 players by cutting four players.

Woman With 3 Jobs Died From Gas Fumes While Napping, Authorities Say

The death of Maria Fernandes, 32, who juggled three jobs and died Aug. 25 as she napped between Dunkin' Donuts shifts, was an accident, the authorities said.

Why Is Mayor de Blasio Breaking Four Promises Within 400 Yards of His Own Home?

Part One -- the Environment As candidate and mayor, Bill de Blasio made four big promises to New York City. 1. To protect and improve the environment. 2. To reduce traffic deaths through his vision zero program. 3. To expand and improve education 4. Show More Summary

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