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Shootout in South Los Angeles involved Ontario Police; no injuries reported and suspect in custody

Officers from the Ontario Police Department were involved in a shootout in South Los Angeles on Tuesday afternoon, May 4, while attempting to apprehend a  homicide suspect wearing body armor, police said. No injuries were reported. Ontario officers were in the area of Main and 66th streets conducting surveillance wh…

More sloppy defense costs Angels in loss to Rays

ANAHEIM — The Angels’ surprising defensive issues were on display in all their ugliness on Tuesday night. Four more Angels errors – increasing their major league-leading total to 29 in 28 games – led to three unearned runs on their way to an 8-3 loss to the Tampa Bay Rays. The Angels also lost a player for the secon…

Dodgers’ freefall continues with doubleheader sweep by Cubs

Riding high in April, shot down in May? That’s life for the Dodgers now. Since starting the season 13-2, the Dodgers have the worst record in the National League (and only the woeful Detroit Tigers are worse in the American League) after being swept by the Chicago Cubs in a doubleheader on Tuesday at Wrigley Field. …

Clippers fend off Raptors, end 3-game losing streak

The Clippers’ growing pains were evident for large stretches on Tuesday night, as they worked to re-integrate key personnel in a 105-100 victory over the Toronto Raptors before 1,714 fans at Staples Center. The win snapped a three-game losing streak, but it was a sloppy – or “building,” per Patrick Beverly – effort …

Dodgers lose in extra innings, get swept by Cubs in doubleheader

Dodgers starting pitcher Trevor Bauer throws to the plate during the second game of their doubleheader against the Cubs on Tuesday at Wrigley Field in Chicago. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images) CHICAGO, ILLINOIS – MAY 04: Starting pitcher Trevor Bauer #27 of the Los Angeles Dodgers delivers th…

LAX offering delivery service for food at Tom Bradley International Terminal

LOS ANGELES >> Travelers can order food and beverages from certain LAX restaurants to be delivered directly to their gate at the Tom Bradley International Terminal, it was announced Tuesday. The program is an extension of the airport’s mobile platform that allows contactless ordering, payment and pickup …

Clayton Kershaw’s ‘embarrassing’ short start could aid Dodgers

The shortest start of Clayton Kershaw’s career might solve a dilemma for the Dodgers. Kershaw allowed four runs and threw 39 pitches in the first inning of Tuesday’s doubleheader against the Chicago Cubs and was pulled by Dodgers manager Dave Roberts. “It just wasn’t good,” Kershaw said. “It’s embarrassing. No excus…

LA’s Little Tokyo renames intersection as Rose Ochi Square

The intersection of First and Judge John Aiso streets in Little Tokyo was dedicated on Tuesday, May 4, as Rose Ochi Square, honoring the pioneering Japanese American civic and civil rights leader. Ochi’s widower, Tom Ochi, and lobbyist Darlene Kuba, who requested the intersection be dedicated in Ochi’s h…

Supervisors take step toward ban on single-use plastics limit on county sites

LOS ANGELES >> Los Angeles County is moving to ban single-use plastics, though a vote on Tuesday, May 4, by the Board of Supervisors focused only on county facilities due to concerns about restaurants and food service businesses hit hard by the coronavirus pandemic. Supervisors Sheila Kuehl and Hilda Solis co-…

LA County Mental Health Department to hold free programs on art’s healing power

LOS ANGELES >> May is Mental Health Awareness Month and the Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health is hosting a monthlong series of free community programs and events to highlight the healing power of art and connection for residents of all ages. The initiative, in its fourth year, is called WE RISE. D…


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