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Dodgers beat Nationals 7-2 for fourth consecutive victory

Dodgers beat Nationals 7-2 for fourth consecutive victory

The streak ended with a gift from Chase Utley. Before Enrique Hernandez came up to bat in the fifth inning of a 7-2 Dodgers victory over the Washington Nationals on Sunday, before he ended a
Justify, following in the footsteps of American Pharoah, is one race away from the Triple Crown

Justify, following in the footsteps of American Pharoah, is one race away from the Triple Crown

The day after the Preakness Stakes, the sun came out for the first time in six days. And with it the reflections of those who watched Justify win the second leg of the Triple Crown also turned
It wasn't supposed to happen this way, but the Golden Knights are bound for the Stanley Cup Final

It wasn't supposed to happen this way, but the Golden Knights are bound for the Stanley Cup Final

The first-year Vegas Golden Knights will play for the Stanley Cup, another remarkable achievement for a group that was thrown together last summer but bonded quickly and firmly and won the right to
Taiwan's president pledges more security amid concerns about China

Taiwan's president pledges more security amid concerns about China

Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen vowed Sunday to step up security as citizens worry about the growing military and diplomatic strength of China, which resents Tsai for opposing its bid to unify the
Terry Gilliam gets his long-overdue moment with ‘The Man Who Killed Don Quixote’ at Cannes

Terry Gilliam gets his long-overdue moment with ‘The Man Who Killed Don Quixote’ at Cannes

Terry Gilliam's decades-in-the-making "The Man Who Killed Don Quixote" closed Cannes on a surprisingly compelling note.
This time around, Day 1 of OTAs won't feel like starting over for the Rams

This time around, Day 1 of OTAs won't feel like starting over for the Rams

Their preparation began in April, before the start of the Rams’ voluntary offseason program. Quarterback Jared Goff and other players gathered for workouts and throwing sessions to run plays that
Reeling Galaxy need to stop slide in Montreal

Reeling Galaxy need to stop slide in Montreal

Galaxy coach Sigi Schmid may not be on the hot seat yet. But the temperature will start rising significantly if the Galaxy leaves Montreal on Monday without earning at least a point against the lowly
'Kiss Me, Kate' actress Patricia Morison dies at 103

'Kiss Me, Kate' actress Patricia Morison dies at 103

Actress Patricia Morison, the originator of the ultimate diva trope through her role in the 1948 Broadway musical "Kiss Me, Kate," has died, according to the Hollywood Reporter. She was 103. Morison,
LAFC's Zimmerman called to U.S. national team, Beitashour cut by Iran

LAFC's Zimmerman called to U.S. national team, Beitashour cut by Iran

Defender Walker Zimmerman of the Los Angeles Football Club was named to the U.S. national team on Sunday, and his teammate Steven Beitashour was reportedly cut from the preliminary 35-man roster for
Rafael Nadal wins record eighth Italian Open title

Rafael Nadal wins record eighth Italian Open title

Rafael Nadal came out on top in a matchup of this year's top two clay-court players, beating defending champion Alexander Zverev 6-1, 1-6, 6-3 Sunday to win a record-extending eighth Italian Open
'Deadpool 2' tops 'Avengers' but fails to surpass its predecessor

'Deadpool 2' tops 'Avengers' but fails to surpass its predecessor

Two Josh Brolin-led Marvel movies dominated the domestic box office this weekend, led by 20th Century Fox's "Deadpool 2." "It’s Deadpool’s world and we’re just living in it,” said Chris Aronson, the
It's as simple as a game of catch for St. Bonaventure's Saum brothers

It's as simple as a game of catch for St. Bonaventure's Saum brothers

In an era during which teenage interaction sometimes happens more often through playing video games or communicating via text messages, there’s something special about two brothers spending real time

Cyclist killed in hit-and-run crash in Compton

Authorities are searching for a motorist responsible for a hit-and-run crash that killed a cyclist in Compton early Sunday, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department. Deputies responded
MLB: Braves release Jose Bautista after just a month

MLB: Braves release Jose Bautista after just a month

The Atlanta Braves have released Jose Bautista a month after picking up the veteran slugger and will make Johan Camargo their starting third baseman. General manager Alex Anthopolous said the team
As Rich Hill returns to disabled list, Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw throws bullpen session

As Rich Hill returns to disabled list, Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw throws bullpen session

A day after a blister burst on his left middle finger, Dodgers pitcher Rich Hill was placed on the 10-day disabled list for the second time this season with issues related to the digit. Hill missed
Del Mar considers unpopular 'planned retreat' strategy due to rising sea level

Del Mar considers unpopular 'planned retreat' strategy due to rising sea level

Herb Montgomery and his wife, Janet, have lived in Del Mar’s low-lying Beach Colony just east of Camino Del Mar for 20 years. He knows the ocean is creeping closer to his property and he says the city