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Southern California again sees fire danger amid dry winds

Nov. 17, 2019 4:44 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Fire danger is high as dry, warm winds again blow through Southern California. Red flag warnings for critical fire weather conditions are in place Sunday from Ventura County south to San Diego County. The National Weather Service says gusts could hit 50 mph (80 kph) in some mountain...

Mexico’s Azteca hopes to shine after last year’s NFL debacle

Nov. 17, 2019 4:34 PM EST

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico City’s Azteca Stadium is looking to put its best face forward Monday night when it hosts a regular-season matchup between the Kansas City Chiefs and the Los Angeles Chargers, after last season’s NFL game had to be moved to the L.A. Coliseum in a major black eye for...

Chargers still struggling to build fan base in Los Angeles

Nov. 17, 2019 4:20 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Chargers are the designated home team for Monday night’s game in Mexico City against the Kansas City Chiefs, perhaps a fitting circumstance for a team that never quite feels at home. With local excitement about the NFL coming back to Mexico after two years, the...

Vigil planned for victims of California school shooting

Nov. 17, 2019 2:18 PM EST

SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (AP) — A candlelight vigil is planned Sunday evening to remember two students shot and killed by a classmate at his Southern California high school as investigators try to determine what prompted the deadly attack that left three other teens wounded. Saugus High School will remain...

George’s 37 in home debut lead Clippers past Hawks 150-101

Nov. 17, 2019 2:37 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Paul George made history in his Clippers home debut even though he considered it mere practice after missing the first 11 games of the season. George scored 37 points in 20 minutes, becoming the first NBA player to score that many in fewer than 21 minutes, and Los Angeles led all the way...

Leonard out for Clippers against Hawks with knee contusion

Nov. 16, 2019 9:25 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kawhi Leonard sat out against the Atlanta Hawks because of a left knee contusion, delaying his first game with Los Angeles Clippers teammate Paul George. Coach Doc Rivers described Leonard as day-to-day Saturday night and didn’t seem concerned that it was anything more than that....

Carter gets winner in 1,000th game, Kings top Golden Knights

Nov. 16, 2019 8:38 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jeff Carter understands his simple approach is the biggest reason for his success and longevity in the NHL. So it was fitting that Carter got the winning goal Saturday with nothing more than good old-fashioned hard work. Carter scored in his 1,000th career game, and the Los Angeles Kings...

Davis’ block at buzzer ensures Lakers’ 99-97 win over Kings

Nov. 16, 2019 2:18 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — After just 12 games together, Anthony Davis and LeBron James already know how to share the workload in their formidable partnership. Davis struggled to find his offensive game against Sacramento, so James did most of the heavy lifting with 29 points and 11 assists. But when the Lakers...

California school shooter dies with motive a mystery

Nov. 16, 2019 1:02 AM EST

SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (AP) — The death of a 16-year-old boy who killed two students and wounded three others at his Southern California high school has left investigators struggling to discover what prompted the deadly attack. Friends and neighbors described Nathaniel Tennosuke Berhow as bright, funny,...

California school shooter dies with motive a mystery

Nov. 15, 2019 11:40 PM EST

SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (AP) — A 16-year-old boy who killed two students and wounded three others at his Southern California high school before turning a gun on himself died Friday without investigators discovering the motive for the attack, authorities said. Nathaniel Tennosuke Berhow, died from a head...