Postcards from frequent travelers pile up

...b-a-n-k-e-r. He makes lots of money, buys us lots of toys."Next kid says, "My daddy's an electrician. That's e-l-a-k...uh, e-l-e-x ... uh ..."Teacher interrupts, saying, "That's OK, Jimmy. Think about it and we'll...

MLS All-Stars looking to put on 'exciting' show against Bayern Munich

...midfielder Kyle Beckerman, of Real Salt Lake, had to withdraw because of an injury.Omar Gonzalez and Robbie Keane of the L.A. Galaxy both made the team but also had to bow out. The Galaxy did send forward Landon Donovan, who is appearing in his...

Teams from Los Angeles, New York finally meet again in a major sports final

...Series against John and the Yankees, L.A. and New York finally meet again...less than 5 percent of the homes in L.A. were tuned in."I would have rather...Square Garden. "I've never been to L.A. to watch sports, but I wouldn't...

Rams' Michael Sam 'excited' to start next phase of career

...the ESPYs, where he received the Arthur Ashe Courage award."You know, it was a great award and I had a great time in L.A.," Sam said. "But that's over and I'm focusing on football now."Just as they did during OTAs, teammates didn't...

Printing makes us cool

...family history. Weather was perfect."Charles and Betsy Mil burn, of Wrens, sent a report from California: "Flew to L.A. and spent the night in Anaheim before spending the day in Santa Monica. ... We are spending time with our daughter and...

Churches to celebrate Independence Day

...painting for the children and competitive and non-competitive fun runs for teens and adults. The bands Dayz to Come and L.A.M.E. will perform. Park at the church and walk to downtown's fireworks display.Learn more: www.curtisbc.org...

Paula Deen to launch own television network

...His friends, a group of younger guys, also agreed."Most recipes I get online or from my friend who's a chef in L.A.," said Frank Shepard. "There's a lot of stuff available online that you don't have to pay for.""It depends...

Kings beat Rangers in overtime in Game 1 of Stanley Cup Finals

...tension-filled opener was a fitting start to the finals for two teams that traversed perilous paths to the first New York-L.A. championship playoff meeting since the Yankees-Dodgers World Series in 1981.The Kings and the Rangers played a combined...

Rangers gear up to face Kings in Stanley Cup Finals

...of seven-game series."When you knew you were playing L.A., the adrenaline started coming a little bit more," Lundqvist...since you beat Montreal, but now knowing we're going to L.A., it was easier to focus on what's coming."You just...

Blackhawks seeking answers in Game 5

...win the game."I think some things happened last game that are uncharacteristic, but at the same time you have to give L.A. credit. They're forcing us into different situations. We (have) got to be better and we will be better."