The Ethiopian army brigadier accused of leading a coup attempt against a regional government has been killed in a firefight with security forces, a spokesman for Ethiopia’s prime minister said Monday.
Joc Pederson made his third consecutive start at first base Sunday for the Dodgers, and it was, shall we say … interesting. The outfielder-turned-infielder looked shaky while catching two foul pop-ups
Air Canada said Sunday it’s looking into how crew members could have disembarked from a plane without noticing a sleeping passenger who was left behind. The airline was responding to an incident involving
Former Pennsylvania congressman Joe Sestak has become the latest Democrat to enter the presidential race. The retired Navy admiral who calls himself “Admiral Joe” on his campaign website joins a crowded
The U.S. women’s national soccer team will start the strongest lineup it has used in this Women’s World Cup against Spain in today’s round-of-16 game (9 a.m. PT), with Alyssa Naeher in goal; Crystal Dunn,
The Supreme Court will decide whether insurance companies can collect $12 billion from the federal government to cover their losses in the early years of the healthcare law championed by President Obama.
Former tennis pro James Blake, who in recent years has been an analyst for the Tennis Channel and CNN, has listed his place in Encinitas for sale at $1.995 million. His current job has taken him to Florida,
Authorities in San Jose say a standoff at a home between police and a person with a gun ended with five people killed, including the suspect. Police are investigating the case as a quadruple murder and
Chinese officials on Monday demanded compromise from the Trump administration, with hopes for an end to a bruising trade war resting on a key meeting this week with China’s Xi Jinping. Chinese deputy minister
Officials are ramping up a search for a 73-year-old man who went missing while hiking in the Angeles National Forest over the weekend. The man, who hasn’t been identified by authorities, became separated
U.S. Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo held talks Monday with the Saudi king and crown prince after days of mounting tensions following the downing of a U.S. drone last week and after President Trump
Cuba has a mystique about it, so it’s no surprise that myths surround travel there. That may be even truer this month after regulations were changed by the Trump administration. Some of the regulations
Days before the first Democratic presidential debates, Sen. Bernie Sanders and House progressives are unveiling legislation that would cancel all student debt, going further than a signature proposal Sen.
Believe it or not, Noah Hawley does find time to sleep. But you’d be forgiven for doubting that he can afford to lay down his head for more than a few minutes after a glance at his current schedule. He’s
Eldorado Resorts will buy Caesars in a cash-and-stock deal valued at $17.3 billion, creating a casino giant. The acquisition Monday puts about 60 casinos and resorts in 16 states under a single name, of
Extra legroom on airplanes has become a premium — especially for a long flight. An athlete such as Cam Newton, who is 6-foot-5, could certainly use that extra legroom on a transatlantic trip. The Carolina
“Field of Dreams” was voted the greatest sports movie of all time in a recent survey of Times readers. It was released 30 years ago, and director Phil Alden Robinson talked to Yahoo this month about some
On April 19, 1966, the Angels played their first regular-season game in the stadium the city of Anaheim built for them. They lost. The winning pitcher for the visiting Chicago White Sox was Tommy John,
Russell T Davies, who in 2005 rescued "Doctor Who" from suspended animation and last year wrote the delicious fact-based miniseries "A Very English Scandal," has a new limited series, "Years and Years,"
TV personality Ross Mathews, a judge on “RuPaul’s Drag Race,” has sold his Palm Springs getaway for $598,000. Although built in 2011, the house has a Midcentury Modern vibe with such design details as
DJ Harvey hasn’t learned the full benefits of resting his body. The Chatsworth Sierra Canyon High cornerback favors studying his opponents instead. “It sounds ridiculous, but I will study to the point
But few productions brought together such an assortment of players and characters from across the city than a surreal talent show broadcast nationwide in 1987. The telethon brought together L.A. politicians,
Five decades later, Salvador Mariona vividly recalls the sights and sounds from a soccer win over Honduras that sent El Salvador on to a historic appearance in the World Cup. “What I remember is how fabulous
Five decades later, Salvador Mariona vividly recalls the sights and sounds from a soccer win over Honduras that sent El Salvador on to a historic appearance in the “What I remember is how fabulous it for
Howdy, my name is John Cherwa and if you’ve been reading this newsletter for the last two weeks, after today you should feel like you are Indiana Jones surviving the Temple of Doom. The good news is that
Facing what feels like the first real crisis of his new administration — and in the midst of stalled efforts in Sacramento to do something about it — Gov. Gavin Newsom has taken aim at something new when
When President Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping meet in Japan later this week to discuss their nations’ worsening conflict over trade and commercial relations, the course of the global economy may
Struggling presidential hopefuls won’t be the only ones looking for redemption as the Democratic debates get underway in Miami this week. Their host — the Democratic National Committee — is anxious for
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