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Vintage plane crash-lands on California freeway, no injuries

Oct. 23, 2018 8:10 PM EDT

AGOURA HILLS, Calif. (AP) — A pilot escaped injury after his vintage single-engine plane crashed and burst into flames on a Southern California freeway Tuesday, authorities said. The plane struck the center divider of U.S. 101 and the pilot, the only occupant, was safely removed before flames consumed much...

Rams still top AP Pro32 poll; Patriots, Chiefs tied at No. 2

Oct. 23, 2018 6:10 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Los Angeles Rams are in seventh heaven. The Rams (7-0) remain the league's only unbeaten team after a 39-10 rout of the San Francisco 49ers. They will look to stay unbeaten when they host Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers on Sunday. And the Rams are the unanimous top team in the...

Latest: Nobody hurt in plane crash on LA-area freeway

Oct. 23, 2018 5:56 PM EDT

AGOURA HILLS, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a plane crash on a Los Angeles freeway (all times local): 2:55 p.m. An official says the single-engine plane that crashed on a Southern California freeway is a North American AT-6 that belonged to a squadron of vintage aircraft. Condor Squadron President Chris...

'So pumped': Die-hard fans ready for World Series in Boston

Oct. 23, 2018 4:54 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — When Nicolas Doherty couldn't get a ticket to watch the Red Sox play in the World Series in 2013, his mom promised they would get inside the park next time the team made it. So she got to Fenway Park on Monday afternoon to be first in line when tickets started selling Tuesday ahead of the...

About 15,000 strike at University of California hospitals

Oct. 23, 2018 12:11 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — About 15,000 medical workers on Tuesday started a three-day strike at five University of California medical centers amid a dispute over pay raises and job security, forcing the cancellation and rescheduling of thousands of surgeries and outpatient appointments, officials said. The...

'Black Panther' costume designer to receive career award

Oct. 23, 2018 12:03 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ruth E. Carter, the creator of the stunning costumes of "Black Panther" and numerous other Hollywood films, will receive the career achievement award at next year's Costume Designers Guild Awards. The guild announced Tuesday that the two-time Academy Award nominee will receive the honor...

The Latest: University of California workers start strike

Oct. 23, 2018 10:59 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on a strike by thousands of University of California workers(all times local): 7:30 a.m. More than 15,000 University of California radiology technicians, pharmacists and other medical workers have started a three-day strike to protest outsourcing and demand higher wages....

Julia Roberts, Constance Wu celebrated at InStyle Awards

Oct. 23, 2018 9:35 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Julia Roberts was brought to tears by "Notting Hill" writer Richard Curtis, Jeff Goldblum showed off his socks and celebrated his 66th birthday with a cupcake, and Constance Wu spoke the power of representation Monday night at a glitzy soiree in Los Angeles. Stylists, designers and...

Spurs rally to keep Lakers winless with LeBron, 143-142

Oct. 23, 2018 3:24 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — LeBron James hit the tying 3-pointer late in regulation. He led a Lakers lineup of three second-year pros and a rookie making his NBA debut to a 142-136 lead with 55 seconds left overtime. James was then reminded in spectacular fashion that nothing will be easy in this West Coast chapter...

Numbers game: Ausmus vows to be modern manager for Angels

Oct. 23, 2018 2:23 AM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — During 18 major league seasons as a catcher and four more as a manager, Brad Ausmus developed a strong gut instinct about nearly everything that happens on a baseball field. While spending the past year out of a dugout, Ausmus developed a deeper understanding of how traditional...