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.
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - An aggravated assault case against George Zimmerman that was opened when his ex-girlfriend said he threw a wine bottle at her has been dropped because she recanted her story and stopped cooperating with investigators, according to a prosecutor.
SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (AP) - A judge has denied news media requests to unseal search warrant affidavits and other documents in the prosecution of a man accused of killing a California family of four whose bodies were found in desert graves.
There is a changing of the guard this weekend in the Newhall School District, as longtime superintendent Dr. Marc Winger retires and Paul A. Cordeiro steps into the head role on Feb. 1.
With the recent incident involving the NYPD, which resulted in the death of Eric Garner, the NYPD is beginning to rethink its approach regarding community relations. Up until now, the NYPD went with what's known as a "broken windows policy" regarding their relations with the community. What this policy entails is basically trying to deter large crimes by dealing aggressively with small ones, like the case with Eric Garner.
Active Shooters continue to terrorize and inflict death and destruction to many innocent victims throughout the nation. With our Tradition of Service in mind, the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department has produced a realistic video presentation on Active Shooters.
WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif. (AP) - Marion "Suge" Knight, the former music mogul who created one of hip-hop's leading labels and became the impresario of gangster rap, was arrested early Friday on suspicion of hitting and killing a man with his truck and then fleeing the crash near Los Angeles.
WASHINGTON (AP) - After a three-week flirtation with a new campaign for the White House, Mitt Romney announced Friday that he will not seek the presidency in 2016.
BRUSSELS (AP) - NATO will deploy small units in six Eastern European nations to help coordinate a spearhead force set up in response to Russia's actions in Ukraine, the alliance's secretary-general said Friday.
SACRAMENTO (AP) - California reached a court-ordered target to reduce the number of inmates in its crowded prisons on Thursday, more than a year ahead of the deadline set by federal judges.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - With California gripped by a measles outbreak, Dr. Charles Goodman posted a clear notice in his waiting room and on Facebook: His practice will no longer see children whose parents won't get them vaccinated.
Republicans being the sole cause of Obamacare's destruction is a myth.
It seemed stunning a little more than two weeks ago when the West Ranch boys basketball team knocked off the highly anticipated Valencia Vikings to open Foothill League play on Jan. 14.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Jordan Hill scored 26 points and forced the second overtime with a clutch jumper, and the Los Angeles Lakers snapped their nine-game losing streak in thrilling fashion with a 123-118 victory over the Chicago Bulls on Thursday night.
Updates with man freed
Nacido en Cuba, Roberto Suarez llegó a Los Angeles con permiso legal en 1969 a la edad de 15 años.