| Nov 4, 2013
| 1:31 PM
Ravens left offensive guard Kelechi Osemele will be placed on injured reserve and undergo season-ending back surgery, coach John Harbaugh announced today.
"He's heading to IR," Harbaugh said. "He's working right now with the doctors and his...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 3:46 AM
It looks like this mom found out the hard way that it's not always 'better living through chemistry' after allegedly conducting a school science project -- on her son.
Heather McAuliffe , a West Boca mom of a first grader, is accused of emailing her...
| Nov 3, 2013
| 3:16 PM
Sometimes, it’s OK to throw the same festival twice.
Dance-music fans scanning the lineup at Saturday’s Hard Day of the Dead festival at L.A. State Historic Park north of downtown might be forgiven for thinking they’d raved themselves...
| Oct 22, 2013
The following were taken from police reports:
•A 61-year-old Lemont man was charged with DUI, improper lane use and failure to reduce speed to avoid a collision after an Oct. 7 crash on the 14200 block of LaGrange Road.
| Oct 22, 2013
| 5:51 AM
Anybody else calling their therapist today after that Monday Night Football fiasco?
Speaking of, did Josh Freeman just throw another incomplete pass?
Minnesota’s 23-7 loss to the New York Giants wasn’t all on Freeman, of course, but the...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 1:30 PM
Ten years ago this November singer-songwriter Elliott Smith, then 34, died in an Echo Park bungalow from two knife stabs to the chest. According to William Todd Schultz's "Torment Saint: The Life of Elliott Smith," a clear-eyed and devastating new...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 1:01 PM
With a broad, illuminating and discomforting brush, Lisa Miller’s written-to-be-controversial article in New York Magazine paints parents as ethically challenged at best and downright venal at worst.
Their crime? Helping their children "get ahead....
| Oct 17, 2013
| 10:48 AM
Bill Dwyre, who served as sports editor for the Los Angeles Times for a quarter of a century, wrote Tuesday that "the NFL deserves to go away, to be banished from our sight forever."
When football's natural amen corner raises pitchforks and torches...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 8:54 PM
A Southern California pain doctor who was featured in a 2012 Times investigative article on patient overdose deaths was arrested Tuesday on seven counts of illegally prescribing narcotics and other widely abused drugs.
Dr. John Dimowo is charged with...
| Oct 13, 2013
| 4:23 PM
TAMPA — The Buccaneers officially reached the lows of NFL misery on Sunday. All you had to do was look up in the sky:
A "Tebow to Tampa" banner fly over Raymond James Stadium before Tampa Bay played the Philadelphia Eagles after the Bucs' bye week...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 7:35 PM
— Greg Schiano won seven games as a rookie head coach just one year ago. This, after Chip Kelly turned the Tampa Bay Buccaneers down to remain at the University of Oregon.
Now, as Schiano continues down what has become an increasingly slippery...