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Octagon Art: The 6 Coolest UFC Event Programs in History

I started collecting souvenir guides for Ultimate Fighting Championship events back when I first started covering them professionally. It was not a conscious decision. Not at the beginning. The public-relations team always handed them out to those of us in the media center or put them in a stack for us to grab. Show More Summary

Immigrant politicians fight for votes in the heart of Orange County

Walking door to door in suburban Los Alamitos, Janet Nguyen lets her 3-year-old son soften up the voters.

Halloween at a Tulane-Cincinnati blowout is strange

It's a blowout in the road team's favor, and it's Halloween, so the crowd is a few hundred dissatisfied people in costumes in sections all by themselves. — CJ Fogler (@cjzero) November 1, 2014

Johnny Manziel tweeted a phone number to all his followers

The Johnny Manziel Blog Post Machine has been fairly idle since the NFL regular season began, and it can’t just be pinned on the fact that he hasn’t been playing, because most of the news Manziel used to make came off the field. But there are some encouraging signs now that “Johnny Football” is back, baby. On […]

NASCAR Truck Series at Texas 2014 Results: Winner, Standings and Reaction

Kyle Busch won his seventh NASCAR Truck Series event of the year and the third of his career at Texas Motor Speedway in Friday night's WinStar World and Casino Resort 350, holding off a slew of title contenders in the process. Busch led more laps than anyone else, in front for 80 of the 152 laps. Show More Summary

What Formula 1 Can Learn from the NFL About Fan Engagement

AUSTIN, Texas — Success in the United States is like the Holy Grail for Formula One—not only because of the value but also because finding either entails a seemingly never-ending quest. If you are looking for one league that has the American market figured out, though, it is the National Football League. Show More Summary

Cavaliers vs. Bulls: Score and Twitter Reaction from 2014 Regular Season

Cleveland Cavaliers fans can exhale. After the Cavs ' loss to the New York Knicks on LeBron James' homecoming, Cleveland picked up an impressive 114-108 overtime victory on the road over the Chicago Bulls on Friday night. Historically,...Show More Summary

Kobe Bryant Blows by Matt Barnes for Reverse Slam vs. Clippers

Los Angeles Lakers superstar Kobe Bryant is 36 years old, but that doesn't mean that he can't play like one of the young guys in the NBA every now and then. Early in Friday's game against the Los Angeles Clippers, Bryant blew by Matt Barnes and then proceeded to throw down a nice reverse slam. Show More Summary

Spurs' Failure to Extend Kawhi Leonard Shouldn't Raise Any Red Flags

Averse as they are to contract drama, the San Antonio Spurs will spend the duration of the 2014-15 season with a massive question mark looming over their post-Duncan future. Will the organization ultimately keep reigning Finals MVP Kawhi...Show More Summary

Ian Fraser dies; Emmy-winning conductor, arranger and composer

Emmy-winning music conductor, arranger and composer Ian Fraser, who worked extensively with Julie Andrews and oversaw a famed Bing Crosby/David Bowie holiday duet, died at home in Los Angeles on Friday. He was 81.

Technology chief for Los Angeles Unified School District resigns

2 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

The head of technology for the Los Angeles Unified School District has resigned, the latest fallout from two troubled technology efforts: the iPads-for-all project and a new student records system.

Game updates: Lakers vs. Clippers

2 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Clippers 31, Lakers 22 (end of first quarter)

State Of The Game Podcast 48: Catching Up

It's been a busy few weeks in golf since the Ryder Cup

Reggie Jackson, Thunder can't agree on contract extension, according to report

The Thunder guard will instead hit restricted free agency, and he's reportedly looking for a starting job elsewhere. The Oklahoma City Thunder and Reggie Jackson were unable to agree on a contract extension before the extension deadline, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports. Show More Summary

L.A. County assessor candidates vie in shadow of a higher-profile race

2 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Even with the current officeholder fighting felony corruption charges, the two candidates running to be the next Los Angeles County assessor have had trouble attracting interest.

Cavaliers vs. Bulls final score: 3 things we learned from Cleveland's thrilling overtime win

It wasn't always pretty, but Cleveland will take it. The Cavaliers rallied from a five-point deficit in the final minute of regulation and sealed the deal over a shorthanded Bulls team missing Derrick Rose late. At one point during the...Show More Summary

Three children killed by car while trick-or-treating in Santa Ana

2 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Three children were killed by a hit-and-run driver Friday evening while they were trick-or-treating in Santa Ana, police said.

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