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Savannah McCaskill leads Angel City FC past Chicago with second-half goal

Chicago Red Stars forward Sarah Luebbert, center left, controls the ball against Angel City FC defender Megan Reid (6) during the first half of an NWSL soccer match in Los Angeles, Sunday, Aug. 14, 2022. (AP Photo/Ashley Landis) Angel City FC midfielder Dani Weatherholt (17) controls the ball against Chic…

Anne Heche, star with troubled life, dies of crash injuries

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Anne Heche, the Emmy-winning film and television actor whose dramatic Hollywood rise in the 1990s and accomplished career contrasted with personal chapters of turmoil, died of injuries from a fiery car crash. She was 53. Heche was “peacefully taken off life support,” spokeswoman Holly Baird said i…

Brittney Sykes, Sparks end season with blowout loss to Dallas

LOS ANGELES — The Sparks (13-23) ended their disappointing season with a 116-88 blowout loss against the Dallas Wings (18-18) on Sunday at Crypto.com Arena. Sparks guard Brittney Sykes finished with a career-high 35 points, four rebounds and five assists in 36 minutes. “I’m just thankful that my teammate…

Brother of ex-NFL star Aqib Talib named suspect in fatal shooting near Dallas, police say

The brother of former NFL star Aqib Talib was named the suspect in a fatal shooting at a Dallas-area community park, police said Sunday. A murder warrant for Yaqub Talib was active Sunday afternoon following an altercation a day earlier at the Lancaster Community Park that left an unidentified adult male dead, the L…

Angels’ Tucker Davidson shines in win over Twins

Los Angeles Angels’ David Fletcher, left, is tagged out at home plate by Minnesota Twins catcher Sandy Leon on a fielder’s choice after a ground ball by Luis Rengifo during the seventh inning of a baseball game Sunday, Aug. 14, 2022, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez) Los Angele…

UCLA’s Murphy twins could be double trouble for Pac-12 QBs

LOS ANGELES — Grayson and Gabriel Murphy are twins, identical in just about every sense of the word. They look alike. They are listed at the same height and same weight — 6-foot-3 and 262 pounds. They play the same position. And they’re trying to prove themselves at UCLA. The defensive linemen arrived at Westwood in…

Dodgers’ winning streak ends with two-hit shutout in Kansas City

Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Tyler Anderson throws to a Kansas City Royals batter during the first inning of a baseball game, Sunday, Aug. 14, 2022, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Reed Hoffmann) Kansas City Royals’ Michael A. Taylor is congratulated after scoring against the Los Angeles Dodge…

Parts of California could become a ‘vast inland sea’ due to megafloods, study shows

Many Californians fear the “Big One,” but it might not be what you think. It’s not an earthquake. And it isn’t the mega drought. It’s actually the exact opposite. A megaflood. A new study by Science Advances shows climate change has already doubled the chances of a disastrous flood happening in California in the nex…

Mexico flies hundreds of troops to Tijuana after wave of gang attacks

Hundreds of Mexican military troops were flown into Tijuana on Saturday to beef up street patrols after armed gangs hijacked and burned at least a dozen vehicles in the border city, the latest in a wave of attacks hitting civilians across the country. U.S. consulate staff were ordered to shelter in place Friday even…

Jose Quijada is the favorite to be the Angels’ next closer

ANAHEIM ― Jose Quijada is in line to succeed Raisel Iglesias as the Angels’ closer. Pitching for the second consecutive day, Quijada closed the books on the Minnesota Twins with a 1-2-3 ninth inning Sunday. It was his third save of the season. Angels interim manager Phil Nevin noted that matchups could still potenti…


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