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Los Angeles weighs phasing out oil and gas drilling

Jan. 21, 2022 13:57 PM EST

The University Park neighborhood of Los Angeles has a lot in common with urban areas across the U.S.: A dense population with lots of businesses and housing. A cluster of car dealerships. A row of restaurants. Schools and a community center. But nestled in the predominantly Latino...

Brady, SB champs aim to avenge regular-season losses to Rams

Jan. 21, 2022 11:34 AM EST

L.A. RAMS (13-5) at TAMPA BAY (14-4) Sunday, 3 p.m. EST, NBC BETTING LINE: Buccaneers by 3, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Rams 9-9, Buccaneers 10-8. SERIES RECORD: Rams lead 18-9. LAST MEETING: Rams...

Avalanche continue hot streak by beating Kings 4-1

Jan. 21, 2022 01:52 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Playing the second game of a back-to-back set, the Colorado Avalanche looked tired. They weren't able to bombard the Los Angeles Kings with their typical offensive brilliance, finding themselves on the wrong side of a 14-shot disparity. And they still won. ...

'Sanford and Son' at 50, 'double-edged' Black sitcom pioneer

Jan. 21, 2022 00:43 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — When Demond Wilson heard that Redd Foxx was going to star in a TV sitcom, the actor brushed it off as a joke. Foxx was a killer stand-up comic, with a trademark raunchiness that Wilson figured to be a nonstarter for the timid broadcast networks that were...

Chargers GM Telesco focused on future, not job security

Jan. 21, 2022 00:32 AM EST

COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — Tom Telesco thinks the Los Angeles Chargers have a good foundation with quarterback Justin Herbert and coach Brandon Staley. The general manager also realizes fans are frustrated about not making the postseason for the third straight year. The Chargers...

Governor vows state help in cracking down on LA rail theft

Jan. 20, 2022 21:43 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — California Gov. Gavin Newsom is promising statewide coordination as law enforcement and prosecutors go after thieves who have been raiding cargo containers aboard trains near downtown Los Angeles for months, leaving the tracks blanketed with discarded boxes. The...

Stars aligned: Rams confident their big names will deliver

Jan. 20, 2022 20:42 PM EST

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — Von Miller remembers every detail of each time he has sacked Tom Brady, starting all the way back in his second NFL season a decade ago. He savored and catalogued their meetings over their years, highlighted by the AFC championship game in which Miller...

California's COVID gun store shutdowns ruled illegal

Jan. 20, 2022 18:42 PM EST

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Two California counties violated the Constitution's right to keep and bear arms when they shut down gun and ammunition stores in 2020 as nonessential businesses during the coronavirus pandemic, a federal appeals court ruled Thursday. Officials in Los...

Los Angeles 7s event rescheduled from March to late August

Jan. 20, 2022 14:15 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The World Rugby Sevens Series has rescheduled its U.S. stop from March to August due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The announcement was made by World Rugby and USA Rugby on Thursday. The Los Angeles Sevens were supposed to take place March 5-6 at...

Pacers roll past Lakers in 4th quarter for skid-stopping win

Jan. 20, 2022 01:59 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Caris LeVert scored a franchise-record 22 of his 30 points in the fourth quarter, Malcolm Brogdon added 19 and the Indiana Pacers increased the pressure on Lakers coach Frank Vogel with a 111-104 victory over Los Angeles on Wednesday night. Domantas Sabonis had...