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Two high-profile killings in Mexico stoke outrage about nationwide surge in slayings

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 15:20:00 PST

Public indignation about Mexico’s surging homicide rate has followed the two latest high-profile killings — those of a human rights ombudsman in Baja California Sur state and a telecommunications executive outside Mexico City.

President Enrique Peña Nieto denounced the killing of Adolfo Lagos Espinosa,...


Embattled former PUC chief Peevey resurfaces with a green energy book

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 15:00:00 PST

Former California Public Utilities Commission President Michael Peevey talks about his new green energy book, his first public statement since the state began investigating whether he improperly influenced what consumers would pay for the San Onofre nuclear power plant shutdown.(image)

Lawsuit accuses Santa Rosa senior home of abandoning residents as wildfire approached

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 14:50:00 PST

Residents in a senior living center in Santa Rosa have filed suit against the facility’s owners, claiming that staffers abandoned them in the face of last month’s devastating wildfire.

In a lawsuit filed Monday in Sonoma County Superior Court, four residents of the now-destroyed Villa Capri assisted...


Varsity Times Insider: The latest sports news from Southern California's high school teams

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 14:48:00 PST

Football Nov. 21, 2017, 7:29 a.m. Oaks Christian has turned loose defensive end Kayvon Thibodeaux Eric Sondheimer Unbeaten Upland gets to go on the road to face Oaks Christian on Friday night in a Southern Section Division 2 semifinal, and the first goal for the Highlanders should be dealing with...(image)

Millions of Dish customers lose CBS signals, face Thanksgiving without network's football

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 14:35:00 PST

Nearly 4 million Dish Network subscribers in 18 cities, including Los Angeles, have lost access to their local CBS television station — just two days before Thanksgiving, when many Americans want to watch NFL football.

The blackout comes amid a contentious fee dispute between satellite TV provider...


Angels hire Josh Paul as their bench coach

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 14:35:00 PST

The Angels on Tuesday hired former big league catcher Josh Paul to be their bench coach.

Paul most recently worked as the New York Yankees’ minor league catching coordinator, and previously held other roles in the organization as a scout and minor league manager. He at times reported to then-Yankee...


Technology and healthcare stocks power market to new highs

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 14:25:00 PST

The market's biggest winners this year, technology and healthcare, powered U.S. stock indexes to more all-time highs Tuesday.

Huge technology companies like Apple and Facebook continued their ascent, while strong reports from companies including medical device maker Medtronic and construction and...


L.A. County to pay $15 million to man wrongfully convicted of murder

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 14:25:00 PST

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday approved a $15-million payment for a man who spent nearly three decades behind bars for a slaying he says he did not commit.

The settlement — one of the largest in L.A. County in recent years — brings an end to a legal saga that began in 1985...


Judge restores DACA status for L.A. immigrant busted while giving teen a ride to border area

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 14:20:00 PST

A federal court in Los Angeles has ordered the United States government to restore the protected status of an immigrant in the country illegally who was arrested near the Mexican border earlier this year while giving a ride to a teenager who was later deported.

Jesus Arreola Robles, a beneficiary...


A mother waits at the edge of the ocean for a son whose submarine has gone missing

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 14:15:00 PST

Family members of 44 crew members of the Argentinan submarine missing for nearly a week have maintained brave faces even as each passing hour complicates chances for a rescue of their loved ones lost at sea.

“Every so often I go to the edge of the ocean and ask that my son be returned to me,” said...


Lakers guard Lonzo Ball might have found his niche in rebounding

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 14:10:00 PST

Lonzo Ball still needs to prove he can bounce back from bad games.

But the Lakers rookie sure knows how to rebound.

Ball had his second triple-double Sunday against Denver, pulling down 16 boards in the 127-109 victory. That’s the most rebounds by any rookie this season, and the most by a rookie...


Meg Whitman to step down as CEO of Hewlett Packard Enterprise next year

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 14:10:00 PST

Hewlett Packard Enterprise’s Chief Executive Meg Whitman will leave her role in early 2018, the company announced Tuesday.

Antonio Neri, HP Enterprise’s current president, will take over Feb. 1.

The move marks the end of a turbulent period for the Palo Alto firm, which was restructured under Whitman...


Today in Entertainment: Chrissy Teigen and John Legend have a new baby on the way; 'The Good Place' gets third-season renewal on NBC

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 14:00:00 PST

Saying they "feel compelled to stand up for Al Franken," 36 women affiliated with "Saturday Night Live" during the now-senator's 20 years on the show have signed a letter countering sexual harassment allegations recently leveled against the Minnesota Democrat.Signatories included original "SNL"...(image)

Chrissy Teigen and John Legend have a new baby on the way

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 14:00:00 PST


Simon Critchley on football, philosophy and his new book 'What We Think About When We Think About Soccer'

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 14:00:00 PST

Simon Critchley discusses his new book "What We Think About When We Think About Soccer" in which he argues that soccer can give us insight into philosophy and what it means to be a human being in the world.(image)

MLB strips Atlanta Braves of 12 prospects, bans former GM for life

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 13:55:00 PST

The Atlanta Braves were stripped of 12 prospects, and their former general manager was banned from baseball for life on Tuesday, the most significant penalties in an unprecedented punishment for what the league said was a three-year circumvention of international signing rules.

The 12 prospects...


Spirit Awards likely to sync up with the Oscars — again

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 13:45:00 PST

The past four winners of the Independent Spirit Awards’ best feature — “12 Years a Slave,” “Birdman,” “Spotlight” and “Moonlight” — have gone on to take the Oscar for best picture.

Whether that streak extends to five will likely depend on how deeply motion picture academy voters embrace Steven...


Given 18 months to leave the U.S., Haitians granted special status are shocked and disappointed, but also relieved

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 13:35:00 PST

In the Brooklyn neighborhoods of Crown Heights, East Flatbush and Canarsie, home to large Haitian populations, some residents prayed. Others just hoped.

Some made appointments with lawyers. Some residents went underground. Others left the country.

“The community is in a total panic,” labor organizer...


Piper the kitten is plucked from a pipe by firefighters at South Coast Plaza

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 13:30:00 PST

A kitten rescued by Costa Mesa firefighters from a South Coast Plaza landscaping pipe is in need of a home.

Costa Mesa Fire & Rescue received a call about 7:30 p.m. Friday about meowing coming from a 3-inch-diameter vertical pipe that goes six feet underground. Firefighters shined a flashlight...


UCLA's Josh Rosen isn't ready to look beyond this season just yet

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 13:25:00 PST

Josh Rosen lay on the practice field Tuesday morning, awaiting his turn as reporters completed an interview nearby. He sprawled his arms on the warm artificial turf, his face pointed directly toward the bright morning sky.

He wasn’t basking in the glow of what might be his final days as UCLA’s...


Disney, Pixar Animation executive John Lasseter to take a leave of absence, citing 'missteps'

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 13:25:00 PST

John Lasseter, the chief creative officer of Pixar and Walt Disney Animation Studios, is taking a leave of absence, citing unspecified “missteps,” according to a memo to staff.

Lasseter, the pioneering executive who built Pixar Animation Studios into an entertainment juggernaut and helped revive...


Mars may not have the water we thought it did, study shows

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 13:15:00 PST

When it comes to signs of flowing water on Mars, planetary scientists might be getting left high and dry. New research reveals that mysterious dark streaks long thought to be signs of seasonal water activity might actually just be caused by dry sand.

The findings, described in the journal Nature...