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'Mad Men' actress Christina Hendricks files for divorce

Dec. 13, 2019 3:58 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Mad Men” actress Christina Hendricks filed for divorce Friday from her husband of 10 years, actor Geoffrey Arend. Hendricks filed the marriage dissolution documents in Los Angeles Superior Court, citing irreconcilable differences. The 44-year-old Hendricks and the...

Post offices to be named for Marilyn Monroe, Ritchie Valens

Dec. 13, 2019 1:00 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — President Donald Trump has signed resolutions renaming two post offices in the Los Angeles area in honor of Marilyn Monroe and rock ’n’ roll legend Ritchie Valens. The Los Angeles Daily News reported Thursday that the Van Nuys Civic Center postal depot will be renamed the...

LA Kings snap 11-game road skid, hold off rival Ducks 2-1

Dec. 13, 2019 1:32 AM EST

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Kings hadn't won outside of Los Angeles in more than seven weeks. Their streak of road futility is finally over, even if they didn't venture very far away from LA to get it done. Jeff Carter and Matt Luff scored, Jonathan Quick made 36 saves and the Kings snapped their 11-game...

NFL This Week: Round 1 of Texans-Titans' AFC South showdown

Dec. 12, 2019 11:48 PM EST

The Houston Texans have won the AFC South three times in coach Bill O'Brien's five seasons, and they have led or shared the divisional lead all but three weeks this season. Adding a fourth title to that list means going through the franchise the Texans replaced in Houston. The Tennessee Titans last won the AFC...

Los Angeles police officer charged with fondling corpse

Dec. 12, 2019 9:43 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Los Angeles police officer who allegedly fondled a dead woman's breast was charged Thursday with a felony, authorities said. David Rojas, 27, was charged with having sexual contact with human remains without authority, according to a statement from the Los Angeles County district...

Rookie Bobby Evans steps up in reconfigured Rams' O-line

Dec. 12, 2019 9:03 PM EST

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — In one month, rookie Bobby Evans has gone from simulating the Los Angeles Rams’ opponents to running them over as the starting right tackle. In the same time span, the makeshift offensive line Evans is part of helped the Rams stabilize their season and give them a chance...

Mountain lion captured in Southern California suburb

Dec. 12, 2019 7:48 PM EST

SIMI VALLEY, Calif. (AP) — A mountain lion was captured Thursday in a Southern California neighborhood but officials said it wasn't the big cat that killed a resident's dog and injured another pet last week in the same suburb. Police and wildlife officers responded around dawn to Simi Valley, which is...

Rams have 'mo' for rematch, but Cowboys control playoff fate

Dec. 12, 2019 7:20 PM EST

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Jared Goff and the Los Angeles Rams have the momentum Dak Prescott and the Dallas Cowboys crave going into a rematch of a divisional playoff game from last season. Despite their second three-game losing streak of the season, the Cowboys have something the Rams want even more but...

Airport van service SuperShuttle going out of business

Dec. 12, 2019 5:48 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — SuperShuttle, the shared van service that has carried passengers to and from airports across the U.S. and in Latin America, Canada, Europe and Asia, is going out of business, according to a newspaper report Thursday. A letter obtained by the Los Angeles Times from the company to a Los...

Minnesota Vikings' playoff push leads to hard-luck Chargers

Dec. 12, 2019 5:33 PM EST

CARSON, Calif. (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings realize they can't stop to take a deep breath in the final three weeks of the regular season — not even at sea level on the sunny West Coast. With the Green Bay Packers ahead of them in the NFC North and the Los Angeles Rams right on their tails in the...