Special Olympics draws international attention to Los Angeles
Athletes from Afghanistan to Zimbabwe and almost everywhere in between have gathered in Los Angeles to compete in the Special Olympics.
Johnny Cueto gets no-decision in Royals debut as Jays rally to win in 11
Josh Donaldson singled home Troy Tulowitzki in the 11th inning and the new-look Blue Jays rallied to beat the Royals 7-6 on Friday night as Johnny Cueto got a no-decision in his K.C. debut.
6 Los Angeles City Council members want to reconsider Uber, Lyft pickups at LAX
Six Los Angeles City Council members said Friday that they want to reconsider an approved plan that would allow ride-hailing services like Uber and Lyft to legally pick up passengers from LAX because it lacks certain safety regulations.
'Rowdy' Roddy Piper dies at age 61
Hall of Famer "Rowdy" Roddy Piper, the kilt-wearing trash-talker who headlined the first WrestleMania, has died at the age of 61, WWE announced Friday.
Early homers for Rangers in 6-3 win over Giants, Bumgarner
Elvis Andrus and Adrian Beltre homered as the Rangers beat San Francisco 6-3 Friday night in the Giants' first visit since clinching the 2010 World Series in Texas.
Cole Hamels quickly going to work for Texas after 8-player trade finalized
The Rangers have gotten another ace, completing their trade to acquire pitcher Cole Hamels from the Phillies. Hamels will make his Texas debut at home Saturday.
Wilmer Flores homers in 12th to give Mets win over Nats to open crucial set
New fan favorite Wilmer Flores hit a leadoff homer in the 12th inning to give the New York Mets a 2-1 victory over the Washington Nationals on Friday night in the opener of a pivotal series betwe
Castillo, Lamb HR in 10th as Diamondbacks beat Astros 6-4
Wellington Castillo and Jake Lamb homered to open the 10th inning, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Houston Astros 6-4 Friday night for their season-high sixth straight win games.
Hammel, Rizzo lead Cubs past Brewers 4-1
Jason Hammel beat Milwaukee for the seventh consecutive decision with his first win in almost two months and Anthony Rizzo homered to lead the Chicago Cubs past the rebuilding Brewers 4-1 on Frid
Jets WR Devin Smith out most of camp after suffering broken ribs in practice
Rookie wide receiver Devin Smith, projected as the primary deep threat in the Jets offense, will miss the majority of training camp after suffering broken ribs Friday in practice.
Tempers flare between Giants, Rangers
Tempers flared and the benches cleared after San Francisco Giants starter Madison Bumgarner shouted something toward the Texas Rangers bench as the fourth inning ended Friday night.
Base-loaded walks lift Padres over Marlins 8-3
A.J. Ramos forced home the tiebreaking run with a bases-loaded, four-pitch walk in the 11th inning, Jedd Gyorko added a two-run single and the San Diego Padres beat the Miami Marlins 8-3 Friday n