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Paula Reto opens three-shot lead at Yokohama Tire LPGA Classic

3 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

South Africa's Paula Reto birdied her final hole Friday for a six-under-par 66 and a three-stroke lead in the Yokohama Tire LPGA Classic.

Rashi Fein dies at 88; economist considered a father of Medicare

3 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Rashi Fein, a Harvard economist considered one of the fathers of Medicare, who threw his intellectual and moral weight behind full, affordable healthcare for nearly seven decades, stretching from the Truman administration to the Obama presidency, died Sept. 8 in Boston. He was 88.

The Braves' 'Simba Cam' is way better than the Kiss Cam

I, for one, like this idea: The "Kiss Cam" is played out and often laden with heteronormative vibes. "Dance Cam" is kinda boring at this point. Most alternatives -- I've seen the "bongo cam" at UNLV, where people mime drumming -- are kinda lame and don't invite funny enough participation. Show More Summary

Ravens statement says ESPN report has 'numerous errors'

An ESPN Outside the Lines report was released on Friday that contradicted the stories of Ravens executives as well as NFL personnel. The Baltimore Ravens have released a statement concerning the ESPN report that accused the team of deliberately misleading the public regarding the events around Ray Rice's assault and investigation. "The... Show More Summary

Judges Question Bonds Verdict

3 hours agoSports / Baseball : Bats

Judges on the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Thursday questioned the soundness of Barry Bonds’s conviction for obstruction of justice stemming from a rambling response to a grand jury in 2003 and left open the possibility that they could throw out the verdict.

Alibaba IPO: Stock surges 38% in market debut

3 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Alibaba Holding Group's initial public offering was a monster success, roaring out of the gate Friday at a 38% premium to its offer price, sucking $21.8 billion into the Chinese online powerhouse's coffers.

Probably everything you need to know about 2014 UConn football

UConn, with 12 yards on the day, runs twice up middle, false starts, runs up middle, punts — Jason Kirk (@JasonKirkSBN) September 20, 2014

Josh McCown could miss 'several weeks' with thumb injury, per report

Josh McCown's hand injury could be more serious than initially thought. Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Josh McCown has an injury to his throwing hand which could force him to miss "several weeks," according to Alex Marvez of FOX Sports. McCown...Show More Summary

Yoga? Yes! More, please, especially after Bhakti Fest

3 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

It was supposed to be a girlfriend getaway, but a weekend trip to a desert yoga festival transformed my mind, body and skepticism about the benefits of the ancient practice, of which I knew virtually nothing.

No. 1 2015 recruit Josh Sweat carted off with apparent leg injury

The nation's best defensive line prospect went down on Friday night. Paramedics carried Josh Sweat, the No. 1 overall prospect in the 2015 recruiting class, off the football field on Friday night after suffering an apparent leg injury. Show More Summary

Ref gets booed for calling USF 'UCF'

Yeah, that'll get you booed in South Florida: There's just one small letter between UCF and USF, but a big rivalry. Here, for next time: How to tell the difference between USF and UCF: — Ryan T. Smith (@USFRyan) September 20, 2014

Rand Paul says U.S. intervention made Islamic State stronger

3 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Sen. Rand Paul said Friday that the United States’ intervention in the Middle East has made the Islamic State militant group stronger, and that he voted this week against arming Syrian rebels because he fears the weapons would end up in the hands of the terrorists.

John Green headed back to screen as Universal acquires 'Let It Snow'

3 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

When it rains, it pours — or in this case, when it snows. Universal has optioned the film rights to the young-adult short-story collection "Let It Snow," marking the latest John Green book to be snapped up for big-screen treatment.

Baltimore Orioles Fan Honors Cal Ripken Jr. by Wearing Iron Man Suit

Hall of Famer Cal Ripken Jr. played in 2,632 consecutive games for the Baltimore Orioles and is widely-known as "The Iron Man." On Friday night, a fan paid tribute to the legend by wearing an incredibly realistic "Iron Man" suit. Very cool. [MLB Fan Cave] Read more MLB news on

Sierra Leone imposes three-day lockdown in bid to halt Ebola

4 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Extraordinary times call for extraordinary measures, according to Sierra Leone’s leader, who ushered in a controversial three-day curfew across the entire country Friday in a bid to halt the deadly Ebola virus.

Letters: Trojans don't look strong in Boston

4 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

It looks like Pat Haden won't have to be concerned with pro-USC bias when he performs his duties with the College Football Playoff Selection Committee.

UConn vs. USF vs. rain: Friday night college football!

There's a college football game on ESPN with a lot of weather in it. South Florida and UConn are playing each other in Tampa Friday night, a battle of two football teams that are not very good. What promised to be a bad game is going...Show More Summary

A flash of inspiration, then improvisation

4 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Amid the hustle and bustle of Los Angeles International Airport, photographer Brendan Holmes saw the opportunity for a great picture. But with no time to pull out his Canon 5D, he quickly improvised.

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