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Ray Rice lawyer rips Roger Goodell, suggests commissioner should be fired

Peter Ginsberg blasted the commissioner for his decision to suspend Rice indefinitely and suggested that NFL owners should give thought to firing him. In a statement released Friday after the successful appeal and reinstatement of his...Show More Summary

A Janis Joplin film finally shakes the kozmic blues

3 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Hollywood has been trying, fruitlessly, to make a movie about Janis Joplin almost since she let loose that rendition of “Ball and Chain” at Monterey nearly a half-century ago. But Ron Terry, a music-producer-turned-screenwriter who knew and worked with the renegade musician, may...

The life of Bob Hope

3 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

May 29, 1903: Born Leslie Townes Hope in Eltham, England

Mizzou used this cool trick 2-pointer to tie up Arkansas

It was sweet, and it tied up the game to keep Mizzou's SEC title hopes alive. Missouri saved what may be the best trick play this season for when they needed it most. Trailing Arkansas 14-12 in the fourth quarter after finally reaching the end zone, the Tigers went for two and pulled out one of the crazier trick plays you'll ever see.

Roberto Gomez Bolanos dies at 85; Mexican comedian known as Chespirito

3 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Roberto Gomez Bolanos, the Mexican comedian who wrote and played the boy television character el Chavo del Ocho that defined a generation for millions of Latin American children, died Friday, the Televisa television network said. He was 85.

Texas A&M fires defensive coordinator Snyder, and now Muschamp speculation begins

Who will replace Mark Snyder as defensive coordinator at Texas A&M? The Texas A&M Aggies are now in the market for a new defensive coordinator. The school announced Friday evening that Mark Snyder has been relieved of his duties following...Show More Summary

Wal-Mart protesters demonstrate nationwide for $15-an-hour pay

4 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Around 200 Wal-Mart workers and their supporters marched outside a Long Beach store Friday in support of $15-an-hour pay, part of a nationwide day of demonstrations to push for better wages and working conditions at the retailer.

Ducks acquire Eric Brewer following injury to Francois Beauchemin

4 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

The Ducks moved to patch another hole in their defense Friday, acquiring veteran defenseman Eric Brewer from the Tampa Bay Lightning.

Pope Francis, in Turkey, appeals for dialogue to counter extremists

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Pope Francis arrived in the Turkish capital Friday at the start of a three-day trip widely seen as an effort to build inter-religious dialogue with Muslims and focus attention on the plight of Christians and other minorities in the war-ravaged Middle East.

Janay Rice shares her side of the story

Ray Rice's wife sat down with ESPN to detail the domestic abuse scandal from her own perspective. For the first time since the domestic violence incident between her and her husband broke, Janay Rice provided her own in-depth account of the incident and the resulting scandal. Show More Summary

14 recipe ideas for Thanksgiving leftovers

5 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

It's the day after Thanksgiving, and you have all those leftovers from Thursday's big dinner. And while it's true that sometimes nothing tastes better than a cold plate of leftovers in the calm quiet the day after the big holiday, even the best leftovers can get a little boring after a while....

WKU went for 2 in OT to give Marshall its first loss, 67-66

That's a football score, yes. The Brandon Doughty touchdown to Jared Dangerfield and the Willie McNeal two-pointer: Via Fox Sports 1 No. 24 Marshall now has a loss, and Florida State is now the country's only undefeated team in FBS. WKU...Show More Summary

Ray Beltran, former Manny Pacquiao sparring partner, has title shot

5 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Being known as one of Manny Pacquiao’s most used sparring partners isn’t such a bad thing.

La Tuna Canyon fire road leads to views of city, peaks, even the ocean

5 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

This popular route north of Burbank, more of a hike than a walk, is a steady climb into the Verdugo Mountains, punctuated by shortcuts up steep inclines. There's very little shade here, so climb early in the day or on a cool day, and take plenty of water. Also, bring sturdy shoes with good...

Ray Rice reinstated by NFL, here's everything you need to know

Ray Rice has been reinstated. What does the future hold for the running back, Roger Goodell and the NFL? Ray Rice was reinstated to play by the NFL on Friday, Nov. 28, making him eligible to be signed by an NFL team and potentially play immediately. Show More Summary

'There Was and There Was Not' crosses Turkish-Armenian divide

5 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

At the Armenian American camp Meline Toumani attended each summer in Massachusetts, she and her fellow campers knew exactly what bonded them as a people. And no, it wasn't just their adult-sized noses, at least one of which elicited the nickname "Gonzo" back at school.

Nebraska-Iowa final score: 3 things we learned from the Cornhuskers' 37-34 OT win

Bo Pelini's squad very nearly gave it away before storming back for an overtime win. The Big Ten's first gift to Rivalry Week was a good one. West Division also-rans Nebraska and Iowa went down to the wire Friday afternoon, with the Cornhuskers emerging victorious with the 37-34 overtime win. The first half was pretty much a disaster for both teams. Show More Summary

At Scopa, Antonia Lofaso delivers zesty Italian American food

5 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

It's pleasant, Saturday brunch at Scopa Italian Roots, a bit of calm compared with the roar of nearby Abbot Kinney Boulevard. The filtered sunlight in the double-height dining room feels like late afternoon, although it is just after noon. Big tables of neighborhood regulars, so loud late in...

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