| Feb 3, 2014
| 1:06 PM
SEATTLE — There was a lot to celebrate — and a lot to clean up — Monday morning, the day after the Seattle Seahawks brought home the coveted Vince Lombardi Trophy for the first time and the vaunted "12th Man" fan base went a little crazy...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 9:56 AM
Utah has filed its opening salvo defending its ban on gay marriage, while in Virginia, a federal judge will hear arguments about that state’s similar law in the latest legal maneuvering over the right for same-sex couples to marry.
| Feb 8, 2014
| 3:53 AM
Virginia’s football program Wednesday unveiled a 17-player recruiting class that includes two prospects coveted by ACC rivals and national powers. Yet under the league’s scheduling format, Andrew Brown, Quin Blanding and company will never...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 1:18 PM
Listen closely and you can almost hear Ray crooning: “Georgia, Georgia / The whole day through / Just an old sweet song / Keeps Georgia on my mind.” Well, it’s either Ray Charles or Old Man Winter; I can’t decide.
| Jan 27, 2014
| 4:37 AM
The sea cow is betting on the horses.
Buffett the Manatee, who calls The Aquarium at Mote Marine Laboratory his home, says the Broncos will beat the Seahawks Super Bowl XLVIII on Feb. 2, otherwise known as Groundhog's Day, reports the Bradenton Herald....
| May 17, 2014
Regular readers of The Times' letters page probably won't be surprised to learn that this is the third straight week the Donald Sterling scandal has drawn more submissions than any other topic. And they're starting to get fed up by it.
After the story...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 12:04 PM
Some people are calling it the Groundhog Day Superbowl. Others, noting that both states, Washington and Colorado, have legalized pot are calling it the Superbong. Either way, it’s rare when two great national holidays combine on the same day....
| Jan 31, 2014
| 12:47 PM
If you're looking for a cure for cabin fever, we've got your prescription. Whether colorful, avant garde performance art, tuneful, original local rock, or something called NFL football is your bag, step up to the counter and collect your medication....
| Feb 2, 2014
| 7:14 AM
Yes, it's been a harsh winter and the numbers — of freezing temperatures, canceled flights and accidents — bear that out.
A polar vortex in early January carried frigid temperatures and wind chills — some well below zero — from...
| May 10, 2014
| 10:00 AM
You wouldn't expect the county's top prosecutor to step up to a microphone and say it's time to stop locking up so many people. But that's exactly what L.A. County Dist. Atty. Jackie Lacey did last week. She told the county Board of Supervisors that, in...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 1:48 PM
Last month, Santa Monica — spurred by slow-growth advocates — rescinded the development of a 765,000-square-foot residential, office and retail development called the Hines 26th Street project, according to the Los Angeles Times.