| Aug 2, 2013
| 9:42 AM
USC players are reporting for training camp Friday in preparation for their first practice on Saturday.
Several players made their feelings known via Twitter.
"Just moved in to my room for fall camp! Ready to start this process and grind through it,"...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 6:23 PM
This is the week we say "whew" for the day in August that Rankman looked at his preseason top 25 and noticed only one FSU was penciled on his working list. It was Fresno State at No. 23. The countdown in the paper was already down to No. 15 when the...
| Aug 17, 2013
| 12:12 PM
USC is ranked No. 24 in the Associated Press media preseason football poll, the same ranking the Trojans received in the USA Today coaches' poll earlier this month.
Two-time defending national champion Alabama is ranked No. 1 in both polls.
| Aug 1, 2013
| 6:42 PM
KFC is attempting to go from fast food to fast casual with a new upscale concept called KFC eleven, aimed at a younger, more stylish millennial set. The fried chicken chain is introducing salads, flat bread sandwiches and more to a test location in...
| Sep 1, 2013
| 6:31 PM
They started calling him "Johnny Football" as a kid because, when things didn't go his way on the playground, he took his ball and went home.
Now hit me with a rim shot and a "piling on" penalty.
Unlike the paid psycho-babble experts on ESPN, I...
| Nov 30, 2013
| 8:33 PM
Make it two in a row for UCLA Coach Jim Mora over USC.
The Bruins, behind playmaking quarterback Brett Hundley and a defense that thwarted USC's passing game and forced two turnovers, defeated the Trojans, 35-14, Saturday night before a near-capacity...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 9:33 AM
USC's 30-13 season-opening victory over Hawaii apparently impressed voters in the USA Today coaches poll but not voters in the Associated Press media poll.
The Trojans, who were No. 24 in both preseason polls, moved up to No. 22 in the coaches poll...
| Oct 22, 2013
Conservatives with long memories had to laugh at the recent New York Times front-page headline: "Fiscal Crisis Sounds the Charge in GOP's 'Civil War.'"
That diagnosis largely hangs on the judgment of 1970s New Right direct-mail impresario Richard...
| Dec 25, 2013
Don't think that Gina Marie Lindsey is up in an ivory control tower. This week, the executive director of Los Angeles World Airports will be joining an estimated 2.6 million passengers in the Christmas/New Year's scrum at LAX, on her own holiday travels....
| Nov 15, 2013
| 10:40 PM
Football Hall of Fame
Mike McCormack, 83, a Hall of Fame offensive lineman with the Cleveland Browns, died of natural causes Friday in Palm Desert, where he had a winter home, the Carolina Panthers said.
| Oct 23, 2013
| 11:13 AM
Starbucks transformed coffee culture around the world. Can it do the same with tea?
The Seattle-based company on Thursday is opening Teavana Fine Teas + Tea Bar, its first ever tea house, in New York City.
Teavana Fine Teas + Tea Bar will serve tea...