| Dec 14, 2013
| 10:22 AM
There are eight -- and there's one active NFL player who will be a shoo-in -- Heisman Trophy winners in the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
Can you name them?
Two are running backs who won the Heisman as college football's best player in the 1980s. Two...
| Dec 25, 2013
| 3:53 PM
What a thrill it is to welcome any other Big Ten school to this year's Rose Bowl.
Thank you, Michigan State Spartans, for not being Wisconsin.
Thanks for your childlike exuberance in advance of the historic 100th game.
"They'll get to see some movie...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 12:17 PM
What combination of circumstances makes us remember an otherwise forgettable event? Here’s the recipe, from 67 years ago Wednesday — the Black Dahlia murder.
She was a young nobody, a pretty-ish drifter of a type that filled L.A. just...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 7:16 PM
The full story involving Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston might not be known for months. It might not ever fully be known.
A report released Thursday by the Tallahassee Police Department was graphic, disturbing and contradictory. It was...
| Sep 28, 2013
| 7:37 PM
The final radio call from the Granite Mountain Interagency Hotshots came in at 4:39 p.m. as a wall of fire was racing toward Yarnell, Ariz.
That call, described in a report released Saturday about the tragedy that claimed 19 lives, provides further...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 9:57 AM
El escándalo a raíz del supuesto caso de bulling o abuso psicológico y físico del que habría sido víctima el jugador de línea ofensiva de los Dolphins de Miami, Jonathan Martin por parte de su compañero de equipo Richie Incognito solo me confirmaría...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 1:40 PM
'Killer Ambition' By Marcia Clark. Mulholland Books, 448 pages, $26
The seamy side of Hollywood never fails to fascinate, and it delivers enough intrigue and general nastiness for gripping plots. Few know what that underbelly of tinsel town can entail...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 2:23 PM
Running off at the typewriter …
Did you see where the government shutdown has cost thousands of "non-essential" employees their jobs? You know, like Josh Freeman, who has proven to be about as non-essential as you can get!
But, seriously, how...
| Oct 7, 2013
The Walt Disney Concert Hall, which opened its doors 10 years ago this month, is rightly celebrated as the most recognizable jewel in Los Angeles' cultural crown.
But we should remember that Disney Hall came very close to not being built at all....
| Sep 12, 2013
| 1:41 PM
They’ve thrown money out a window, spun doughnuts in the grass, and shaken off spike strips and PIT maneuvers only to be undone by wet cement. And in the end, they all ended up in the same place: jail.
As they say, it’s not the destination...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 10:51 AM
Lamar Odom has been charged with driving under the influence, the Los Angeles City Attorney’s office said Friday.
The NBA free agent was arrested Aug. 30 after he was spotted allegedly driving erratically on the 101 Freeway in the San Fernando...