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Buehler strikes out 11 as Dodgers sweep Marlins, 9-0

Jul. 21, 2019 9:00 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The latest win for the major league-leading Los Angeles Dodgers was about as comfortable as they come. Walker Buehler struck out 11 over seven innings and Los Angeles hit a trio of home runs to complete a three-game sweep of the Miami Marlins with a 9-0 victory Sunday. On an afternoon...

Arson suspected in fast-moving Los Angeles brush fire

Jul. 21, 2019 1:43 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Authorities say a man has been arrested on suspicion of arson after a fast-moving brush fire burned near Los Angeles homes and closed a freeway off-ramp. City fire officials say the blaze Saturday in San Pedro was initially reported as a garbage fire. The flames moved swiftly through...

Woman dead, husband hurt in possible murder-suicide attempt

Jul. 21, 2019 1:25 PM EDT

WHITTIER, Calif. (AP) — Los Angeles County authorities are investigating a possible murder-suicide attempt after an 83-year-old woman was stabbed to death and her 89-year-old husband was hospitalized with critical stab wounds. Sheriff's officials say the woman died Saturday at her home in Whittier. The...

Beaty's 3-run HR helps Dodgers recover to beat Marlins 10-6

Jul. 21, 2019 2:00 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Matt Beaty keeps making it difficult for the Los Angeles Dodgers to send him down to Triple-A again. The rookie came off the bench to play left field during the eighth inning against the Miami Marlins on Saturday night and then delivered a three-run homer in the bottom of the inning to...

Ryu strong again as Dodgers get past Marlins 2-1

Jul. 20, 2019 2:50 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles Dodgers closer Kenley Jansen says he is tired, and it has nothing to do with an exhausting road trip to start the second half that included a handful of games that went late into the night. After Hyun-Jin Ryu and Kenta Maeda shut down Miami, Jansen struck out the side on 15...

Ibrahimovic has trick, leads LA Galaxy to 3-2 win over LAFC

Jul. 20, 2019 2:30 AM EDT

CARSON, Calif. (AP) — LA Galaxy superstar Zlatan Ibrahimovic said before Friday's meeting with rival Los Angeles FC that he was "by far" the best player in Major League Soccer and was "like a Ferrari among Fiats". Those comparisons included scoring leader Carlos Vela. As usual, the forward backed up his...

Man given 4 life sentences for 2010 murders

Jul. 19, 2019 7:22 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Los Angeles man who killed four people during a series of home invasion robberies has been sentenced to life in prison without chance of parole. Sixty-two-year-old John Ewell was sentenced Friday to four life terms for invading homes in Los Angeles and neighboring Hawthorne in 2010....

Star trio from 'Knots Landing' keep each other in stitches

Jul. 19, 2019 4:04 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Nearly 40 years after first forging their friendship while working together on the nighttime soap "Knots Landing," actresses Joan Van Ark, Michele Lee and Donna Mills are now more than just friends — they're a sister act. At one point in their interview Thursday night with The...

Police pursuit ends at Los Angeles mall, 1 in custody

Jul. 19, 2019 3:10 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Police are advising those near a large mall in Los Angeles to avoid the area after suspects from a police pursuit left their car at a nearby parking structure and fled. Police say one person is in custody and two are at large Friday following the pursuit of burglary suspects on a freeway...

The Latest: 3 in custody after police pursuit in Los Angeles

Jul. 19, 2019 2:58 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on police pursuit in Los Angeles that ended at the parking structure of a large mall (all times local): 11:45 a.m. Los Angeles police say they have all three burglary suspects in custody after a high-speed pursuit ended at the parking structure of large shopping mall. The area...