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Luka Doncic leads Mavericks over Suns in Game 7 blowout

By DAVID BRANDT PHOENIX — It was no surprise when Luka Doncic looked ready for Game 7, calmly draining his first three shots to give the Dallas Mavericks an early lead. The stunner came over the next two hours: The top-seeded Phoenix Suns had no response. Doncic scored 35 points, Spencer Dinwiddie added 30 and the M…

Mass and spree shootings and attacks in Orange County over the years

Orange County has been the scene of several mass or spree attacks, including Sunday’s shooting in Laguna Woods that left one person dead and five others injured, four critically. Before Sunday, the most recent mass shooting in Orange County was at a real estate office in Orange on March 31, 2021. Aminadab Gaxi…

Dodgers rally on Gavin Lux’s walkoff double, snap losing streak

The Los Angeles Dodgers surround Gavin Lux after he hit a walk-off double to win the baseball game 5-4 over the Philadelphia Phillies in Los Angeles, Sunday, May 15, 2022. Cody Bellinger and Chris Taylor scored. (AP Photo/Ashley Landis) Los Angeles Dodgers’ Gavin Lux celebrates with Cody Bellinger a…

‘Crazy’ day left Dodgers’ Michael Grove ‘floating’ through his MLB debut

Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Michael Grove (78) throws during the second inning of a baseball game against the Philadelphia Phillies in Los Angeles, Sunday, May 15, 2022. (AP Photo/Ashley Landis) Manager Dave Roberts of the Los Angeles Dodgers comes to the mound to remove Michael Grove from the mo…

LA leaders decry apparent hate-crime mass shooting in Buffalo

Local civil rights activists held a memorial vigil Sunday, May 15, for the victims of Saturday’s mass shooting in Buffalo, where 10 people were killed in what authorities have called a racially motivated hate crime. “The heinous murder of at least 10 persons clearly targeted because of race again points …

Grant Williams has 27, Celtics make 22 3s in Game 7 rout of Bucks

By KYLE HIGHTOWER BOSTON — Grant Williams scored a career-high 27 points and hit seven 3-pointers, Jayson Tatum added 23 and the Boston Celtics set a Game 7 record with 22 3-pointers to eliminate the NBA champion Milwaukee Bucks 109-81 on Sunday in the Eastern Conference semifinals. Boston will face top-seeded Miami…

Angels win finale in Oakland behind Patrick Sandoval and Jimmy Herget

Los Angeles Angels’ Shohei Ohtani (17) reacts to a pitch in the eighth inning of their MLB game at the Coliseum in Oakland, Calif., on Sunday, May 15, 2022. The Los Angeles Angels defeated the Oakland Athletics 4-1. (Jose Carlos Fajardo/Bay Area News Group) Los Angeles Angels’ Andrew Velazquez…

Firefighters stop progress of 7-acre brush fire near 118 Freeway in Chatsworth

The forward progress was stopped on a wind-driven brush fire that broke out near Chatsworth and Porter Ranch on Sunday afternoon, May 15, Los Angeles fire officials said. The 7-acre Porter fire was reported at 3:28 p.m. near the 11200 Porter Ranch Drive, south of the 118 Freeway, the Los Angeles Fire Department said…

3 killed in fiery freeway crash in Granada Hills

GRANADA HILLS — Three people were killed when their vehicle burst into flames following a collision on the Ronald Reagan (118) Freeway in Granada Hills. The two-vehicle crash was reported at 11:59 p.m. Saturday on the eastbound Ronald Reagan Freeway just west of the San Diego (405) Freeway, said the Los Angele…

Hunter Greene throws 118 pitches, allows no hits, but takes loss to Bucs

By ALAN SAUNDERS PITTSBURGH (AP) — In what’s quickly become a lost season for the Cincinnati Reds, this really was the ultimate misery. Prized rookie Hunter Greene and reliever Art Warren combined to allow zero hits in a complete game, but it didn’t count as a no-hitter — or even a win. Instead, the Pittsburgh Pirat…


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