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Wes Matthews Can't Be All There Is to Dallas Mavericks' 2015 NBA Free-Agency Run

Wesley Matthews needs to be the beginning of something for the Dallas Mavericks.<p>Not one hour into Day 3 of the NBA's free-agency frenzy, the 28-year-old shooting guard reached a verbal commitment with the Mavericks on a four-year contract, according to NBA.com's David Aldridge. Although the exact …

NBA

5 Foods That Taste Better in May Than They Will All Year

May is the month for the emergence of great tasting corn and other traditional summer grilling vegetables.<br>Getty Images<p>1 of 5<p><i>Never know what’s growing</i> …

Nutrition

How to supercharge the way you learn

What is the easiest way to learn? David Robson meets a group of scientists and memory champions competing to find techniques that make facts stick... fast.<p>Face to face with the world’s leading memory experts, my mind is beginning to feel very humble. Ben Whately, for instance, tells me about the …

The Brain

The other man from Hope

Bill Clinton used Hope. Now it’s Mike Huckabee’s turn.<p>Bill Clinton used Hope. Now it’s Mike Huckabee’s turn.<p>Huckabee is expected to say he’s running for president again on Tuesday morning in his Arkansas hometown — Hope — not quite 23 years after Clinton said at the 1992 Democratic National …

Government

5 Things You Should Know About Ben Carson

<b>This post was updated at 10 a.m. ET</b><p>The field of major Republican presidential candidates is growing larger. Former Hewlett-Packard CEO Carly Fiorina jumped into the race Monday. And former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee is expected to jump into the race this week.<p>Dr. Ben Carson, a pediatric …

Government
Government

Yoda, Space Hefner and ‘amorous sweats’: Read the original ‘Empire Strikes Back’ review | Hero Complex – movies, comics, pop culture – Los Angeles Times

Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker furthers his Jedi training with Yoda in “Star Wars: Episode V — The Empire Strikes Back” (AP Photo / Lucasfilm ltd )<p><i>May the fourth — “Star Wars” Day — has arrived.</i><p><i>With that in mind, we thought it was an ideal date to continue our look back at the Los Angeles Times’</i> …

NBA Mock Draft 2015: 1st-Round Projections and Predictions for Top Prospects

Unlike in the NFL, which seems to drag the draft process on indefinitely to artificially extend the season, the NBA gets the whole draft process right. Although there is a long time between the cutoff date for players to declare and the draft itself, the NBA playoffs don’t allow the process to take …

Basketball

Houston Rockets vs. Los Angeles Clippers, NBA Playoffs 2015: Series preview, schedule and prediction

James Harden and the Rockets take on Chris Paul and the Clippers with a trip to the Western Conference Finals on the line.<p>The Rockets and Clippers took different routes to advance to the West semifinals. The Rockets are well-rested after dominating the Dallas Mavericks 4-1 to move onto the second …

Basketball

Harden, Rockets disappointed in MVP decision, focused on title

HOUSTON -- There was a businesslike atmosphere Monday morning at the Houston Rockets' shootaround for Game 1 of their second-round series against the …

Basketball