Feb 23

Russians dominate women’s figure skating; Americans struggle

The 15-year-old Alina Zagitova and Evgenia Medvedeva turned in identical free skate scores. Zagitova wins gold on strength of short program.

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Feb 23

Travis scores career-high 33 in Stanford’s 94-78 win over UW

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Reid Travis had a feeling it was his night. With a game against Washington earlier this season, he had extra film to watch and evaluate.
Travis scored 23 of his career-high 33 points in the first half as Stanford jumped to a…

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Feb 23

Utah edges UCLA in matchup of Pac-12 bubble teams

Aaron Holiday scores 23 points and Thomas Welsh adds 15, as the Bruins rally from a double-digit deficit but can’t overtake the Utes in the final two minutes.

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Feb 23

U.S. historically bad as Russians win gold, silver in 2018 Winter Olympics figure skating

This was the worst performance by a U.S. women’s figure skating trio in history at a Winter Olympics.




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Feb 23

Thornton, Rivers lead Memphis past No. 23 Houston

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Houston struggled offensively, and its usual tough defense was missing in the second half.
It looks as if it might be a short stay in the Top 25 for the Cougars.
No. 23 Houston, which entered the AP poll this week for the firs…

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Feb 23

UCLA’s tournament hopes take a hit with a 84-78 loss to Utah

March is quickly approaching for UCLA. The madness may have already begun. Four months and 28 games into the season, the Bruins can’t always count on a full game’s worth of effort defensively. Repeated failures to contest shots or get in the way of…

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Feb 23

The ebullience of Nick Rakocevic helps push USC basketball to new heights

The energetic big man has helped pick up the Trojans as they look to make another trip to the NCAA Tournament and recover from the loss of Bennie Boatwright to a season-ending knee injury.

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Feb 23

Stanford leaves Huskies battered, bruised and NCAA tournament hopes severely hampered

Reid Travis scored a career-best 33 points to lead Stanford to a bruising of the Huskies, who have lost four of five.

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Feb 23

Save Trump’s military parade for a real victory – like when we leave Afghanistan

Befitting his persistent emphasis on showmanship and seeming greatness, President Trump has asked his administration to produce a plan for a full-dress military parade. While the idea is sure to touch off yet another round of political debate over signaling, messaging and symbolism, a more level-headed approach would focus on the wisdom of holding off […]

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Feb 23

3 keys in Utah basketball’s 84-78 victory over UCLA

A look at some of the factors that contributed to the Utes’ victory against the Bruins on Thursday night.

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Feb 23

Dion Phaneuf says Kings’ welcome wagon made transition easy

Recently acquired defenseman says his new teammates have welcomed him with open arms, and he has responded with three goals in his four games with L.A.

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Feb 23

Marine accused of stabbing another Marine at Camp Pendleton to face murder charge

CAMP PENDLETON  — An unidentified Marine held in connection with a fatal stabbing of a fellow Marine at the School of Infantry will face charges of murder and obstruction of justice at a court martial hearing scheduled for March 5 at the base. The unidentified Marine, accused of stabbing 18-year-old Pfc. Ethan Barclay-Weberpal, has been […]

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Feb 23

Photos: Three Alarm Fire Destroys Apartment Complex in Pico Rivera

Los Angeles County fire fighters work to extinguish a three alarm fire that broke out at a apartment complex at approximately 3:30pm on Burke St. and Serapis Ave in Pico Rivera, Calif., on Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018. Two people were treated for Smoke inhalation and a firefighter was also treated at the scene. 

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Feb 23

Los Alamitos among county softball teams set to begin season Saturday

Los Alamitos, the defending CIF-SS Division 1 softball champion, will be in action Saturday at the 37th Cypress Tournament to help highlight the start of the season. The Griffins open by playing host to El Modena at 9 a.m. and play visiting Peninsula in the second round at 3 p.m. The tournament includes county teams […]

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Feb 23

If undisciplined, GOP won’t make the fall ballot: Thomas D. Elias

It’s well established that the California Republican Party has been almost without influence in the state’s public affairs for years, but at least until now it has always placed someone on the fall runoff ballot running for at least one top state office. That streak of more than 140 years’ standing seems about to end. […]

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Feb 23

Orange County scores and player stats for Thursday (2-22-18)

Scores and stats for the Orange County games on Thursday, Feb. 22.
San Juan Hills 13, Segerstrom 5

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Feb 23

Orange County sheriff’s deputy alleges in lawsuit that colleague raped her and she was punished for reporting the assault

An Orange County sheriff’s deputy says she was raped by another deputy two years ago and later denied a promotion and requests for overtime as punishment for reporting the assault, according to a lawsuit filed Thursday. The plaintiff, who is in her mid-20s and remains employed at the sheriff’s department, said the assault occurred in Nov. […]

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Feb 23

Orange County high school schedule: Friday, Feb. 23

The Orange County high school sports schedule for Friday, Feb. 23. BOYS BASKETBALL CIF-SS PLAYOFFS Semifinals Games 7 p.m. unless noted OPEN DIVISION Consolation bracket Santa Margarita at Crespi DIVISION 3AA Crean Lutheran at St. Anthony DIVISION 5AA Century at Nogales GIRLS SOCCER CIF-SS PLAYOFFS Quarterfinals DIVISION 1 JSerra at Santiago/Corona Santa Margarita at Los […]

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Feb 23

Lakers’ Lonzo Ball on playing with Isaiah Thomas: ‘Opposites attract’

Beginning Friday against Dallas, the Lakers will spend the final 25 games of their season navigating the tricky and potentially awkward pairing of point guards Lonzo Ball and Isaiah Thomas.

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Feb 23

The Calcium Conundrum

Healthy eating tips from Risa Groux

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