| Feb 17, 2012
When it's your job to consider the "total environment" of the city of Chicago in an effort to make the upcoming G-8 and NATO summits secure, there's a lot to think about.
"When I looked at a global picture of that, I saw a lot of boats," said Frank...
| Aug 30, 2011
| 11:41 PM
Newport Beach resident CoCo Vandeweghe won her first-round match at tennis' U.S. Open on Tuesday, defeating Alberta Brianti of Italy, 7-5, 6-3, in Flushing Meadows, New York.
It was the first win for Vandeweghe, 19, in the singles main draw of a Grand...
| Oct 4, 2011
| 3:53 PM
No simple solution exists for the critical question that looms over the Orlando Magic. How does the franchise re-sign superstar Dwight Howard if he, as expected, opts out of his current contract in the summer of 2012?
As this publication has written many...
| Aug 11, 2012
| 6:52 PM
Just when you thought that next season with the Lakers might be marginally better than this one — they pull a rabbit out of a hat and significantly improve their roster for years to come with the acquisition of the best center in the NBA, Dwight...
| Sep 1, 2012
| 11:40 PM
The second annual UC Irvine/Scott Brooks Golf Invitational is set for Sept. 18 at The Resort at Pelican Hill in Newport Beach.
Brooks, a former standout basketball player at UCI and head coach of the NBA's Oklahoma City Thunder for the past four seasons,...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 8:47 AM
Even though Rajon Rondo is a millionaire, he accepted an internship position with GQ magazine during Fashion Week in New York City.
Rondo, a guard on the Boston Celtics, will be working for the magazine this month before the NBA season begins in October....
| Sep 18, 2012
| 9:14 PM
NEWPORT COAST — Scott Brooks said he is hardly overwhelmed by fame. The former UC Irvine basketball star who earned more television air time than Arsenio Hall last summer by coaching the Oklahoma City Thunder to the NBA Finals, said he is recognized...
| May 16, 2012
| 10:42 AM
6 a.m. Hockey: World Championship quarterfinals: Canada vs. Slovakia, then Norway vs. Russia at 8:30, Finland vs. U.S. at 11 and Czech Republic vs. Sweden at 2 p.m.--NBC Sports Net.
6 a.m. Tennis: Rome Masters round of 16.--Tennis Channel
8 a.m. ...
| May 16, 2012
| 6:19 PM
INDIANAPOLIS - While the national basketball pundits clamor with the notion that the Heat dropped a game at home to the Pacers, the instigator is trying to keep things calm.
Sure there we're some fist pumps and high-fives on the court following the 78-75...
| May 18, 2012
| 12:51 AM
In a move to get the hometown crowd excited about the Indiana Pacers in their first home game against the Miami Heat in round two, the Pacers followed the motto of most playoff teams these days and draped every chair at Bankers Life Fieldhouse with a free...
| May 21, 2012
| 4:31 AM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- An action-packed sports schedule at and around Staples Center in Downtown L.A. caused driving and parking challenges on Sunday.
The Amgen bike race, which began in Beverly Hills, finished in the area outside Staples Center around...