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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...

David Crosby opens up in new documentary 'Remember My Name'

Jul. 19, 2019 8:18 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — David Crosby has turned down no fewer than four biopics about his life. None of them captured the scope of his turbulent life. But he said yes when director A.J. Eaton proposed a documentary. At 77, in relatively poor health yet creating some of the best music of his career, Crosby was...

Pacquiao has plenty to say while he prepares for Thurman

Jul. 19, 2019 3:39 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Manny Pacquiao has had a whole lot more to say about boxing ever since he became a politician. The 40-year-old Filipino senator who once understandably shied away from lengthy conversations in English is more comfortable in the language. A fighter who once kept most conversations short...

Springer, Bregman propel Astros to 6-2 victory over Angels

Jul. 19, 2019 1:07 AM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Alex Bregman and Houston stumbled out of the All-Star break, dropping four of six games, but the Astros have looked more like themselves the past two nights. Bregman and George Springer homered while Wade Miley pitched two-run ball into the sixth inning and the AL West leaders beat...

Trout back in Angels' lineup after missing 3 games

Jul. 18, 2019 8:09 PM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Mike Trout is back in the Los Angeles Angels lineup after missing the previous three games due to a mildly strained right calf. The two-time AL MVP will be the designated hitter Thursday when the Angels complete a four-game series against the Houston Astros. He leads the league in...