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Emerson Collective, Laurene Powell Jobs’ org, looks to local leaders to bridge divides

Feb. 28, 2024 09:34 AM EST

Francine Spang-Willis wishes the landscape of the Crazy Mountains near Livingston, Montana, could speak for itself. But absent that, the oral historian will launch a new project talking to people with a connection to the land. Spang-Willis is one of a dozen new fellows announced...

Argentina to play exhibition against Costa Rica instead of Nigeria in Los Angeles on March 26

Feb. 27, 2024 12:51 PM EST

Lionel Messi's Argentina will play Costa Rica rather than Nigeria in an exhibition on March 26 at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, the latest change for a match that has switched location and opponent. The World Cup champion originally was to face Nigeria at Hangzhou and Ivory...

Eagles' Don Henley quizzed at lyrics trial about time a naked 16-year-old girl overdosed at his home

Feb. 26, 2024 19:48 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Don Henley was asked in a New York courtroom Monday about a seamy episode from his past: his 1980 arrest after authorities said they found drugs and a naked 16-year-old girl suffering from an overdose at the Eagles co-founder's Los Angeles home. Henley was...

Don Henley tells court he never gave away drafts of 'Hotel California' lyrics

Feb. 26, 2024 19:45 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Don Henley never gave away handwritten pages of draft lyrics to “Hotel California” and other Eagles hits, he said Monday, calling them “very personal" in testimony that also delved into an unrelated piece of his past: his 1980 arrest. Henley, the...

Yankees pitcher Cortes emerges pain-free from first spring training start after injury-marred 2023

Feb. 26, 2024 18:11 PM EST

Nestor Cortes wasn't exactly nasty in his first spring training appearance, but the New York Yankees left-handed emerged from Monday's game against Minnesota feeling good. After an injury-marred 2023, it's a start. “Everything positive, pitches really crisp,”...

Sho-time! Dodgers say Shohei Ohtani will make his spring training debut Tuesday against White Sox

Feb. 26, 2024 18:01 PM EST

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Spring training Sho-time starts Tuesday with the Los Angeles Dodgers. Shohei Ohtani will make his exhibition debut with the Dodgers when he serves as the designated hitter for Los Angeles on Tuesday against the Chicago White Sox. Los Angeles...

Ex-FBI informant charged with lying about Bidens to remain jailed while he awaits trial, judge rules

Feb. 26, 2024 16:28 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A former FBI informant charged with fabricating a multimillion-dollar bribery scheme involving President Joe Biden’s family must remain behind bars while he awaits trial, a judge ruled Monday, reversing an earlier order releasing the man. U.S. District Judge...

Clippers unveil new jerseys and logo ahead of the team's move to its new arena next season

Feb. 26, 2024 14:48 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Clippers unveiled new uniforms and logo on Monday that the team will begin using next season when it moves into its new arena. The look features what the team calls naval blue, ember red and Pacific blue. It includes a modernized version of the...

Al Pacino and Michelle Pfeiffer will present at the Oscars (plus everything else you need to know)

Feb. 26, 2024 13:00 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — After a winter barrage of award shows — the Emmys, the Golden Globes, the Grammys — the grandaddy of them all, the Academy Awards, are around the corner. The 96th Oscars may be a coronation for “Oppenheimer,” which comes in with a leading 13 nominations, though other...

Kings beat Clippers 123-107 behind Fox and hand LA back-to-back losses for 1st time since December

Feb. 26, 2024 00:55 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — De’Aaron Fox scored 33 points, Domantas Sabonis had his NBA-leading 20th triple-double and the Sacramento Kings defeated the Clippers 123-107 on Sunday night, sending Los Angeles to its second loss in a row for the first time since late December. Norman Powell...