Illinois fires Tim Beckman one week before season amid external review
Illinois has fired football coach Tim Beckman amid allegations of influencing medical decisions and pressuring players to play hurt, athletic director Mike Thomas announced Friday
Redskins reverse course, say Robert Griffin III must be retested in 1-2 weeks
After further tests, Robert Griffin III has not been cleared to play Saturday night against the Ravens, casting doubt into his availability for the season opener.
Mountain lion caught after pouncing on Palmdale mechanic
A mechanic had just arrived at work Friday morning when he was confronted by a mountain lion that had wandered out of the mountains off of Sierra Highway in Palmdale.
Foodie Call: "Eye on L.A." explores A-Frame in Culver City
'Eye on L.A.' explored a breakfast favorite in Culver City for this week's Foodie Call.
Women encouraged to apply for OC Sheriff's Department jobs
The Orange County Sheriff's Department wants to fill 300 positions in the next year and hopes more women apply.
Cam Cameron has 'clean bill of health' after cancer treatment
LSU offensive coordinator Cam Cameron revealed in a post-practice news conference that he has been treated for prostate cancer but plans to coach this season.
Jordan Spieth will lose No. 1 ranking after missing cut at the Barclays
A missed cut at the PGA Tour's opening FedEx Cup playoff event, the Barclays, ensured Jordan Spieth will lose the No. 1 world ranking he captured two weeks ago at the PGA Championship.
Vernon Adams named starting QB for Ducks in Week 1 vs. E. Washington
Transfer Vernon Adams will be the starting quarterback when Oregon begins its season against Eastern Washington on Sept. 5.
Carson city leaders lay groundwork for NFL project
City of Carson leaders took another step toward building an NFL stadium by unveiling their newly named Stadium Way.
Hurricane Katrina by the numbers
It's been 10 years since Hurricane Katrina ravaged the gulf coast. Here are facts and figures about the catastrophic event.
Hurricane Katrina play 'Because They Have No Words' to hold stage reading at Burbank studio
Tim Maddock, co-writer of 'Because They Have No Words,' assembled the cast of the original production to perform a staged reading Sunday at Six01 Studio in Burbank to benefit charities.
Tony Stewart responds to wrongful death suit by Kevin Ward Jr.'s family
Tony Stewart claims he didn't see Kevin Ward Jr. until just before hitting the 20-year-old in the accident that resulted in his death, according to Stewart's response to the wrongful death suit.