Blake Griffin, Chris Paul put on show in Steve Ballmer's first home game
New Clippers owner Steve Ballmer attended his first home game Wednesday night at Staples Center, and the Clippers broke out of their preseason funk with a 108-105 victory over Phoenix.
Royals use 5-run 6th inning to roar past Giants, even World Series
Billy Butler hit a tiebreaking single, Salvador Perez and Omar Infante drove in two runs each with big hits in a five-run sixth inning, and the Kansas City Royals beat the San Francisco Giants 7-2 to even the World Series at one game apiece.
Okla. State sues Texas' Joe Wickline
Oklahoma State has sued Texas co-offensive coordinator Joe Wickline for breach of contract, alleging he misled his former employer about his new position at Texas, and the school is seeking more than $593,000 in damages.
Tim Lincecum exits with tight back
Tim Lincecum returned to the mound for the San Francisco Giants on Wednesday and threw 1? scoreless innings of relief. However, he left the game with tightness in his lower back and is day to day.
Valencia High School student attacked; father speaks out
A father is speaking out after his son was attacked by fellow students at Valencia High School. The incident was caught on tape.
Boy on motorbike dies after being run over by ice-cream truck in South LA
A 7-year-old boy riding a motorbike was run over by an ice-cream truck in South Los Angeles Wednesday night. The boy later died at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center.
Young girl fatally shot on sidewalk in Anaheim
A young girl was fatally shot on the 2300 block of West Greenacre Avenue in Anaheim at 7:15 p.m. Wednesday.
Arbitrator rules Goodell must testify
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell has been compelled to testify in Ray Rice's appeal of his indefinite suspension, a source told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter on Wednesday.
Rousey to defend title vs. Zingano
UFC female bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey will seek her fifth title defense against the undefeated Cat Zingano at UFC 182 on Jan. 3 in Las Vegas.
Man apprehended after jumping White House fence
A 23-year-old Maryland man was in custody Wednesday night after he climbed over the White House fence and was swiftly apprehended on the North Lawn by uniformed Secret Service agents and their dogs.
Royals clobber Giants 7-2 to even World Series
Salvador Perez and the pesky Kansas City Royals fought back from a Game 1 flop to beat the San Francisco Giants' brilliant bullpen and even the World Series.
Scott: Kobe has 'shown me enough'
Lakers guard Kobe Bryant is sitting out the rest of the preseason, coach Byron Scott said Wednesday.