LOS ANGELES (AP) - Blake Griffin scored 39 points and went 11 for 12 from the free throw line, powering the Los Angeles Clippers to a gritty 118-111 victory over the winless Lakers in the first meeting of the season between the Staples Center co-tenants.
The Foothill League knows Hart wide receiver Trent Irwin is dangerous.
Lining up for a 28-yard field goal attempt with seven seconds left in the opening half of Friday night's Foothill League contest against the Valencia Vikings, the worst-case scenario for the Canyon Cowboys seemed to be a seven-point lead with a miss.
Tom and Shelly Wing dance at Friendly Valley's Halloween celebration Friday night. Shelly was responsible for decorating the retirement community's auditorium for over 100 residents who attended the night's event. Guests grooved to the tunes of Johnny Cash and Frank Sinatra, in between eating and taking photos.
A group of people arrive at 5:30 a.m. on Sunday morning to begin setting up for church services. The team unloads and assembles audio visual equipment, a stage, seating and floor coverings to create a temporary worship area. In the afternoon, the group will begin the task of packing up the items onto a box truck.
MOUNTAINHOME, Pa. (AP) - Scott Malkowski, a task force commander with the U.S. Marshals Service, spied a figure moving from the woods toward an abandoned airplane hangar in the Pocono Mountains. Looking at his face, his black hat and fleece, and his height and weight, Malkowski was certain he had his man.
FORT KENT, Maine (AP) - A nurse in who treated Ebola patients in Sierra Leone can move about as she pleases after a judge eased state-imposed restrictions on her, handing officials in Maine a defeat in the nation's biggest court case yet over how to balance personal liberty, public safety and fear of Ebola.
On Tuesday, after voters have marked their ballots for governor, assemblyman, congressman and senator, they have a chance to elect a few people who occupy a less bright spotlight but manage an increasingly scarce resource.
STELLENBOSCH, South Africa (AP) - Leading female marathoner Rita Jeptoo of Kenya failed a doping test a few weeks before winning her second consecutive Chicago Marathon, her agent and national federation said Friday.
BEIJING (AP) - China on Saturday successfully recovered an experimental spacecraft that flew around the moon and back in a test run for the country's first unmanned return trip to the lunar surface.
SAN DIEGO (AP) - The Jehovah's Witnesses were ordered to pay $13.5 million to a Southern California man who said he was molested as a child by a church member.
NEW YORK (AP) - For stock investors, there was no shortage of drama in October.
WALNUT CREEK (AP) - Butane gas from a hash-oil operation caused an explosion that left two men critically burned and another missing and forced dozens to evacuate at a San Francisco Bay Area apartment complex, police said.
SANTA ANA (AP) - Three teenage girls trick-or-treating in costume were hit by a vehicle and killed Friday while walking at an intersection.
DETROIT (AP) - The federal government is considering allowing those of Middle Eastern and North African descent to identify as such on the next 10-year census, which could give Arab-Americans and other affected groups greater political clout and access to public funding, among other things.
I've had the pleasure of being in the audience twice to learn of the process that John Naber, swimmer, followed to win four gold medals and one silver medal in the 1976 Olympics.
ISLAMABAD (AP) - A bomb blast ripped through a Shiite mosque in southern Pakistan as worshippers gathered for Friday prayers, killing at least 56 people and wounding dozens more, in the deadliest act of anti-Shiite violence in two years.
The Federal Trade Commission cleared the way for Albertsons to divest itself of 168 stores acquired in the purchase of Safeway, parent company of Vons.
An online news media platform launched by Santa Clarita resident Bill Momary, and his partner Allen Narcisse, both former Los Angeles Times veterans, sold for $8.85 million.
Kate Furst has been promoted to senior lighting designer at Visual Terrain.
Agua Dulce Winery is back up for sale, confirmed a wine consultant working at the winery.
Murtaza Sanwari has been named Chief Operating Officer for Kaiser Permanente's Santa Clarita Valley, Antelope Valley, and Panorama City areas.
LUDLOW, Vt. (AP) - Seventy-five years ago, the government cut 65-year-old Ida May Fuller a check. It was numbered 00-000-001 - the first Social Security payout.
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) - Fishermen in Alaska will have access to slightly more halibut this year than last.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - An ex-Mexican Mafia leader serving life in prison for murder was escorted by Los Angeles officers to speak at a gathering of police chiefs and business leaders, prompting criticism from the mayor's office and an acknowledgement of mistakes from the chief of police Thursday.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Twice this month, the White House has publicly grappled with the politically fraught language of terrorism.
With craft beer popularity growing at an amazing pace, brewers are bringing back an old style of beer -- and making it new again. These beers are called "Farmhouse Ales" which were originally brewed in the autumn or winter for consumption in the summer by the farm workers. This style began in the French-speaking region of Belgium and it's also called Saison (French for "season"). The style is a broad one, as the farm brewers would make their own special version, which could change each season depending what ingredients they used.
I have a bottle of 1968 Mayacamas Cabernet Sauvignon with the phrase "Napa, California" featured prominently. So, I can trust that this wine comes from the Mayacamas region in Napa, right? Well, until 2004, not necessarily.
When the Oscar nominations were announced, there was no best actress nod for a popular actress's portrayal of a deeply depressed woman who experienced an unthinkable tragedy that led to the breakup of her marriage and has that woman practically sleepwalking through life.