| Jul 15, 2013
| 5:27 PM
The kids at his elementary school played a game that involved tossing a tennis ball across the yard.
Whenever it was Chris Capuano's turn, everyone backed up a few steps. That's when he realized he was different.
"I threw a little bit harder, a little...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 2:57 PM
WASHINGTON -- President Obama praised both Lawrence H. Summers and Janet L. Yellen as "highly qualified" to be the next Federal Reserve chief, but said he had a "range of outstanding candidates" and reiterated that he would not make a decision until the...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 6:25 PM
The Pentagon plans to launch a pair of helium-filled blimps over Aberdeen Proving Ground capable of detecting, tracking and targeting cruise missiles, rockets and aircraft 340 miles away.
Military officials offered details of the Joint Land Attack...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 1:45 PM
McKayla Maroney of Long Beach, who became famous for her quizzical face at the 2012 Olympics when she landed a vault on her bottom after the gold medal had all but been conceded to her, defended her world vault championship Saturday in Antwerp, Belgium....
| Aug 20, 2013
| 3:14 PM
Mike Ivlow was a starter for Joliet Catholic last season, but a fullback rarely turns heads, especially with USC-bound tailback Ty Isaac and Tyler Reitz getting most of the carries when healthy.
So, Ivlow's blocking was the red carpet on which his...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 3:14 PM
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina — Wrestling stayed alive.
"This is the most important day in the 3,000-year history of our sport," International Wrestling Federation President Nenad Lalovic of Serbia said. "Remaining on the Olympic program is crucial to...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 11:13 PM
About this time a year ago Tony Parker, then a freshman center for UCLA, was on Twitter suggesting he was going home to Atlanta.
And Monday night against Cal State San Marcos, in UCLA's 109-79 exhibition win in front of a crowd listed as 4,...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 5:31 PM
Now that he's made sports history, can the Galaxy's Robbie Rogers make some plays?
Rogers has yet to reach his full playing potential since making his Galaxy debut May 26, becoming the first openly gay male athlete to compete in one of the five major U....
| Aug 30, 2013
| 4:00 PM
As children return to school this fall, parents likewise return to worrying about ailments, both physical and emotional, that might befall their children on their way to —and in — the classroom. Whether it's bullying or head lice, thinking...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 9:31 PM
Frozen in time, Dustin Penner, Ryan Getzlaf and Corey Perry clutch the Stanley Cup — and each other — in a striking photograph that commands a prime display spot outside the Ducks' Honda Center dressing room.
Six years and many strange turns...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 9:39 PM
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Jerome Williams won his fourth consecutive start Saturday night, overcoming five walks while giving up one run and five hits in 52/3...