| Jul 5, 2014
| 11:00 PM
Someone draped the red, white and blue American flag over Chris Weidman's shoulders seconds after he retained his Ultimate Fighting Championship middleweight belt.
Perfect match for the black and blue accents of physical damage left on Weidman from...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 8:25 AM
Thousands of revelers crammed into the main square and adjacent narrow streets of northern Pamplona on Sunday for the start of Spain's famed San Fermin running of the bulls festival — a potent mix of adrenaline and alcohol-fueled celebrations that...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 9:31 PM
UFC 175 takes place Saturday night from the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, one of the UFC's biggest events of the year. In the main event, Chris Weidman defends his UFC middleweight title against challenger Lyoto Machida. Weidman is coming off consecutive...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 11:40 AM
The widening divide in talent between Ronda Rousey and other female Ultimate Fighting Championship participants could strip the valuable selling point of suspense from her future fights.
UFC President Dana White said for the moment he’s not...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 9:17 AM
Good morning readers. As you shake off the long weekend and get back to work, here's a few things happening around the 818:
A large protest is expected today at noon outside the new Hobby Lobby in Burbank. Protesters are expected to hand out condoms as...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 5:05 AM
It could be argued, maybe not by snooty art historians but certainly by congenitally low-brow connoisseurs of kitsch, that to be famous in America, truly iconic, one's likeness must be painted on black velvet.
Step into a cramped, dimly lit storefront...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 11:05 AM
I happened to be looking up when they flew overhead, a flock of white storks heading south along the Costa Brava, in Catalonia, on Spain's Mediterranean coast.
With the rising sun as their compass, they flew in shifting, untidy groups, black-tipped wings...
| May 22, 2014
| 12:42 PM
In Thursday's Pictures in the News, the father of three slain girls is comforted during a vigil near their home in West Carson. Neighbors say he was working on a pickup truck across the street when the killings occurred. The three Coronado sisters,...
| May 16, 2014
| 8:57 AM
El fiscal del condado de Suffolk, Daniel Conley, habló tarde la mañana del jueves, con palabras horribles de emboscada y ejecución captadas por las cámaras de televisión nacional, su mente vagando a un lugar y a un tiempo 900 millas y 27 meses atrás....
| May 14, 2014
| 11:41 AM
Cuando cursaba el décimo grado, Luis Zepeda agarró su pincel y comenzó a pintar una colina verde en la que aparecía sentado mirando a la distancia—completamente desnudo.
Era la primera vez que Zepeda se dibujaba a sí mismo sin ropa, y sería el...
| May 23, 2014
| 6:02 PM
Each week we bring you the very best of visual journalism. We begin in New York, where the National 9/11 Flag is carried by firefighters to the 9/11 Memorial Museum in ceremonies marking its official opening. The flag was flying from a building near the...