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LeBron scores 34 points, leads Lakers' rally from 21-point deficit in 116-112 win over Clippers

Feb. 29, 2024 00:52 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — LeBron James scored 19 of his 34 points during a brilliant fourth quarter, leading the Los Angeles Lakers back from a 21-point deficit for a dramatic 116-112 victory over the Los Angeles Clippers on Wednesday night. Kawhi Leonard missed a 12-footer with five...

What is Super Tuesday? Why it matters and what to watch

Feb. 29, 2024 00:38 AM EST

The biggest day of this year's primary campaign is approaching as 15 states — plus American Samoa — vote in contests known as Super Tuesday. The elections are a crucial moment for President Joe Biden and former President Donald Trump, who are the overwhelming front-runners for...

Billie Eilish, Ryan Gosling and Jon Batiste will sing at the Oscars. Here's more on how to watch

Feb. 28, 2024 15:02 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...

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

Feb. 28, 2024 11:55 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...