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Arizona Diamondbacks beat Angels, 3...

Arizona Diamondbacks beat Angels, 3-2

AT THE PLATE: Matt Joyce, who entered with a .181 average, reached on a shift-beating single to the left side of the infield to lead off the fifth inning, took third on Johnny Giavotella's single to right and scored the Angels' first run on Chris Iannetta's double-play grounder. The Angels scored...
Dodgers can't do anything with Texa...

Dodgers can't do anything with Texas bullpen in 5-3 loss

Play the Texas Rangers and you want to get to their bullpen. You really, really want to get to their bullpen.
Texas Rangers get to Clayton Kersha...

Texas Rangers get to Clayton Kershaw, beat Dodgers 5-3

KEY MOMENT: The Dodgers trailed, 4-0, after five innings. They scored three runs in the sixth ? two on a home run from Scott Van Slyke, one on a single from pinch-hitter extraordinaire Alex Guerrero ? and they had the potential tying and go-ahead runs on base with one out. But the Rangers called...
Defying Beijing, Hong Kong lawmaker...

Defying Beijing, Hong Kong lawmakers reject election framework

Spurning stern warnings from local and central Chinese government officials, Hong Kong?s legislature voted Thursday to reject a Beijing-drafted election plan that sparked massive street protests in the territory last fall.
USC recruiting: Long Beach Poly's J...

USC recruiting: Long Beach Poly's Jack Jones says he has no favorites

In the last two years, the top two recruits at Long Beach Poly High have committed to USC on National Signing Day.
Man, 21, dies after being crushed b...

Man, 21, dies after being crushed by equipment at Sun Valley industrial site

A 21-year-old man died Wednesday after being crushed by heavy equipment at a concrete and asphalt recycling company in Sun Valley, authorities said.

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Whale recovery: Most humpback popul...

Whale recovery: Most humpback populations removed from U.S. endangered species list

The U.S. government on Wednesday removed nine of the world's 14 humpback whale populations from federal endangered species lists, but the whales that migrate through Central California are not among them.
Grizzly bears in California: Reintr...

Grizzly bears in California: Reintroduction push ignites strong emotions

Center for Biological Diversity wants state to study the idea of bringing grizzlies back to wilderness areas, but critics suggest it would be impractical and unsafe to reintroduce the 800-pound predator to the most populated state in the nation.
Hillary Clinton returning to Bay Ar...

Hillary Clinton returning to Bay Area for concert fundraiser

Hillary Clinton will return to the Bay Area Monday for a concert fundraiser headlined by k.d. lang and Lizz Wright in San Francisco. Ticket prices range from $250 to $50,000.
Lobbying for California's 2.3 milli...

Lobbying for California's 2.3 million community college students with a $0 budget

The amateur lobbyists of the Student Senate for California Community Colleges saw big success in this year's legislative session, with five of the seven bills the students championed on their way to the governor's desk or awaiting his signature. Their achievement is even more remarkable considering that they have no real operating budget.
California castle: Handbuilt landma...

California castle: Handbuilt landmark cost owner his marriage, can be yours for $1 million

OAK GLEN, Calif. -- George Jackson, 73, has never been to England. He's never been to Europe. But he has lived in a castle, where the walls are hung with swords.
Nocturnal Wonderland: 428 arrests d...

Nocturnal Wonderland: 428 arrests during Southern California dance music festival

DEVORE -- Over the three-day Nocturnal Wonderland festival, 428 people were arrested and five people were hospitalized, according to San Bernardino County sheriff's news releases.

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UCLA study offers hope on emergency...

UCLA study offers hope on emergency room crowding

A new study by the University of California, Los Angeles finds emergency room visits among the state's newly insured poor are high, but decline quickly after a year.
College to pay writer $26,000 for r...

College to pay writer $26,000 for rescinded invite

A California community college has agreed to pay Oscar-winning screenwriter Dustin Lance Black $26,000 not to sue after the school rescinded an invitation to speak at commencement.
Transient arrested in attack on Cal...

Transient arrested in attack on California girl

A 50-year-old transient has been arrested on suspicion of kidnapping a 12-year-old girl from the front yard of her Central California home and then sexually assaulting her.
California man pleads guilty in has...

California man pleads guilty in hash-oil explosion

A California man who was using butane to make hash oil from marijuana, causing an explosion that badly burned himself and a Hamilton teenager, has pleaded guilty to felony drug charges.
Kidnap gang's co-leader gets 9 life...

Kidnap gang's co-leader gets 9 life terms

The co-leader of a violent Mexican drug gang convicted of several murders was sentenced in San Diego County to nine life terms of life in prison without the possibility of parole. FILE - In this Aug. 13, 2009, file photo, Juan Francisco Estrada-Gonzalez is brought into the courtroom by San Diego Sheriff's deputies during his arraignment hearing on murder charges in San Diego Superior Court in San Diego. Estrada-Gonzalez and 16 other alleged members of a group of Mexican drug traffickers were indicted in the murders of nine people in the San Diego area. Estrada-Gonzalez was sentenced in San Diego County to nine life terms of life in prison without the possibility of parole Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014, ending the longest criminal trial in county history, lasting 15 months including jury selection.
Milestone reached in Hetch Hetchy w...

Milestone reached in Hetch Hetchy water upgrade

San Francisco has taken a big step toward securing its water supply with the completion of a $288 million tunnel below San Francisco Bay.

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Miller's finger injury affects Dbac...

Miller's finger injury affects Dbacks' pen in 14-inning loss

The Arizona Diamondbacks used nine pitchers during Saturday night's 5-3, 14-inning loss to the San Diego Padres.
Dodgers' Kazmir roughed up again by...

Dodgers' Kazmir roughed up again by Giants

Scott Kazmir and Dodgers catcher Yasmani Grandal don't think there's anything to worry about even though the left-hander has given up six runs in back-to-back four-inning starts against the San Francisco Giants.
Upton's 2-run HR in 14th lifts Padr...

Upton's 2-run HR in 14th lifts Padres to 5-3 win over Dbacks

Melvin Upton Jr. lifted a high, fly ball to deep center field with two outs in the 14th inning and watched David Peralta run for the fence and leap.
Sharks strong on road again, go up ...

Sharks strong on road again, go up 2-0 on LA after 2-1 win

Joe Pavelski and Martin Jones took only a moment's satisfaction from a second straight excellent road effort by the San Jose Sharks.
NHL Daily Playoff Glance

NHL Daily Playoff Glance

Tampa Bay 3, Detroit 2
NHL Playoff Glance

NHL Playoff Glance

Thursday, April 14: N.Y. Islanders 5, Florida 4

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'Dream' sculpture created with stud...

'Dream' sculpture created with students to inspire San Francisco

Nestled on Bernal Hill, five letters that know no limits. The artist who created the dream sculpture installation found her inspiration below in the City by the Bay.
FROM THE ARCHIVES: 11-year-old Andr...

FROM THE ARCHIVES: 11-year-old Andre Ward has big boxing dreams

As Oakland native Andre Ward announces his retirement, we're reminded of his humble beginnings as an 11-year-old chasing his boxing dreams.
Oakland's Andre Ward announces reti...

Oakland's Andre Ward announces retirement from boxing

Light heavyweight champion Andre Ward is retiring from boxing with an undefeated record because he no longer has the desire to fight.
Los Gatos High School students init...

Los Gatos High School students initiate app to help break down racial barriers

Some students at Los Gatos High School think there's a better way to teach about stereotypes and prejudice and to have a civil discussion about politics. They developed an app for that. It's called the Filos Project.
Long-time Redwood City mobile home ...

Long-time Redwood City mobile home park residents at risk of losing homes after rent increases

A number of residents at the Trailer Villa RV Park in Redwood City have filed a lawsuit against the property's owners alleging illegal rent increases over the past four years.
Backdrop for Justin Bieber's 'Despa...

Backdrop for Justin Bieber's 'Despacito' video destroyed by Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico

Hurricane Maria severely damaged a place that served as the backdrop for the hit music video "Despacito".

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Rep. Pete Aguilar assures students ...

Rep. Pete Aguilar assures students in San Bernardino there is broad support for DREAM Act legislation

Legislation that would protect young undocumented immigrants at risk of deportation has bipartisan support, Rep. Pete Aguilar told more than 30 people during a forum at San Bernardino Valley College on Thursday, Sept. 21. The event, “Dreamers Demand Answers,” was geared toward students, but a handful of anti-illegal immigration activists demanded to be let in when […]
USC?s versatile Ajene Harris finds ...

USC?s versatile Ajene Harris finds path to field via rise of nickel defense

LOS ANGELES — Ajene Harris was a quarterback in high school, a pretty accomplished one too. As a senior in 2013, Harris was voted the L.A. City Section player of the year and led Crenshaw to a City Division I championship. He arrived at USC the next fall, though not as a passer. Harris, a […]
Fire engines? sirens are as loud as...

Fire engines? sirens are as loud as ever

Q. Yesterday I was driving east on Ball Road in Cypress toward a green light but traffic was stopped. Then I see, at Valley View Street, an Orange County fire truck with siren and emergency lights on. But I did not hear the siren until the truck was at the intersection. When I was a […]
Miller: Mike Trout could use a litt...

Miller: Mike Trout could use a little help as Angels spin out of control

Angels fall again to the mighty Indians as Mike Trout does all he can and it simply isn't enough for a team desperately trying to cling to the final 10 days of the regular season.
Orange County scores and player sta...

Orange County scores and player stats for Thursday (9-21-17)

This is where you can find the scores and stats for the Orange County high school games on Thursday, Sept. 21. BOYS CROSS COUNTRY Ocean View 15, Segerstrom 45 (OV) 1. Montes 15:41, 2. Brito 15:50, 3. Molina 16:15, 4. Walpole 16:16, 5. St. Pierre 16:22. GIRLS CROSS COUNTRY Segerstrom 23, Ocean View 32 (Seg) 1. […]
Chargers hoping to slow down Chiefs...

Chargers hoping to slow down Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith

Still searching for their first win, the Chargers must figure out how to limit Kansas City quarterback Alex Smith ? a former No. 1 overall pick who might be playing the best football of his career.
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