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There's No Stopping this Robot: Erick "Cubo" Torres | MLS Insider Presented by adidas

At 21 years old, Erick "Cubo" Torres is already the all-time leading Mexican-born scorer in MLS history, having bagged 15 goals in his first full year with Chivas USA and another seven in the previous campaign. His goal celebration,Show More Summary

Ex-White House counsel Ruemmler off the list for attorney general

2 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Former White House counsel Kathryn Ruemmler has told the White House to take her off the list of potential nominees for attorney general, eliminating a leading, but likely politically divisive, contender for the post.

Minnesota kickers/punters practice is Jeopardy, "nuking punts," and talking about girls

Ever wonder what kickers and punters do while their beefier teammates practice their complicated playbooks? Well, now we know: Earlier this year we saw Oklahoma's very simple playbook for kickers. Now we have Minnesota's very simpleShow More Summary

Watch Gary Klein and Lindsey Thiry preview USC at Utah

2 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

USC, ranked 20th, plays 19th-ranked Utah on Saturday at Rice-Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City.

Financial options for Lakers and the injured Steve Nash

2 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Though it wasn't entirely unexpected, the Lakers announced the disappointing news that Steve Nash will miss the final year on his contract due to a recurring back injury.

Donna Karan puts island retreat on market for $39 million

2 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Fashion designer Donna Karan has put a seven-acre beachfront property on Parrot Cay in the Turks and Caicos Islands up for sale at $39 million.

Yes on Proposition 45 going to the airwaves

2 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

With just over a week until election day, backers of Proposition 45, the health insurance rate regulation initiative, are finally putting ads on television.

After five years of Gustavo Dudamel, what's next?

2 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

When a bushy-haired 28-year-old with a magnetic podium presence became music director of the Los Angeles Philharmonic five years ago, Gustavo Dudamel galvanized the classical music world and beyond.

'The Hilltop' views everyday absurdism in occupied territories

2 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Assaf Gavron's 2010 novel "Almost Dead" does something I would have thought impossible — it makes satire out of terrorism. The story of a man who becomes an Israeli national hero after surviving three attacks in a single week, the book offers a sharply ironic look at the intersection of...

NASCAR Martinsville 2014: How long will Jimmie Johnson, Chad Knaus remain together?

Jimmie Johnson expects Chad Knaus to return next season, but he also knows his crew chief will need to step away one day. Jimmie Johnson and Chad Knaus have been paired together since Johnson entered the Sprint Cup Series as a rookie in 2002. Show More Summary

Woman charged with cruelty after animals found in urine-soaked home

3 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

A Lake Balboa woman was charged Friday with animal cruelty and neglect after more than 30 animals, including dogs, cats and pigs, were found in her urine-soaked two-bedroom home.

College basketball recruiting roundup: All eyes on Isaiah Briscoe

Here's the latest in the news surrounding the top high school basketball players in the country. Five-star recruit Isaiah Briscoe, a 2015 guard, told Adam Zagoria that he will cut his list of schools to three on Saturday before making his college decision. Show More Summary

A Google VP just broke Felix Baumgartner's space jump record

Alan Eustace's free-fall parachute jump was from 135,908 feet, which is quite high. From the nerds our friends at The Verge: He was wearing a custom-designed spacesuit that featured an "elaborate" life support system in case anything went wrong during the plunge. Show More Summary

Giants, Royals set World Series Game 3 lineups

The series is all tied up 1-1, but now it's in San Francisco for the next three games. With the World Series moving to Giants territory -- where the designated hitter is not allowed -- the lineups finally look a little different. The...Show More Summary

What's Next for Joe Maddon's Managerial Future After Shocking Opt-Out?

So then, are there any takers for a two-time Manager of the Year with a.552 winning percentage since 2008 and an American League pennant to his name? A guy like that just so happens to be available, you know. As reported by ESPN's Buster...Show More Summary

Borussia Dortmund vs. Hannover 96: Preview and TV schedule

They may have won 4-0 away at Galatasaray midweek, but Borussia Dortmund have lost three in a row in the Bundesliga. They host Hannover 96 Saturday looking to turn it around. Lingering in 14th in the Bundesliga, it hasn't been an ideal start to the season for Borussia Dortmund. Show More Summary

USA vs. Mexico live stream: How to watch 2015 World Cup qualifying online

The United States coasted through the group stage of the CONCACAF Women's Championship, and they're facing a step-up in competition with a World Cup place on the line on Friday. The winner of their semifinal match against Mexico (7:30 p.m. Show More Summary

John Gibson returns as Ducks goalie with improved defense

3 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

John Gibson is expected to return as Ducks starting goalie for the first time tonight since the 21-year-old's forgettable Oct. 9 appearance in Anaheim’s 6-4 loss at Pittsburgh in the season opener.

Joe Maddon Rumors: Latest News and Gossip on Manager's Future

Joe Maddon has become the hottest managerial free agent Major League Baseball has seen in some time. The rumors about potential suitors have come fast and furious in the hours since it was announced he wouldn't return to the Tampa Bay...Show More Summary

School shooting with injuries reported in Marysville, Wash.

4 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Gunfire erupted at a high school roughly 35 miles north of Seattle on Friday, and injuries have been reported, according to local media reports.

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