Sports

The Dodgers may have lost their series of matches with the Yankees this weekend, but they’re still leading the National League West by a mile.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Ninety years ago this August, 20 women pilots flew from Santa Monica to Ohio in nine days. The race was the first all women's national air race, also known as the Powder Puff Derby.

from Greater LA

The Los Angeles Football Club (LAFC) has garnered a lot of media attention and a huge fan base, but some soccer fans in LA will remind you that there's another team in town: the LA…

LA Galaxy or Los Angeles Football Club? Fans take their sides

The Los Angeles Football Club (LAFC) has garnered a lot of media attention and a huge fan base, but some soccer fans in LA will remind you that there's another team in town: the LA…

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AMC’s show "   Lodge 49   " portrays Long Beach as a magical center of self-discovery and alchemy. Season two started this week.

Wyatt Russell on his path from pro hockey to TV

AMC’s show " Lodge 49 " portrays Long Beach as a magical center of self-discovery and alchemy. Season two started this week.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

What better way to enjoy a summer night in LA than at Dodger Stadium?   
  Now the owners want it to get even better. Last week Dodgers president Stan Kasten announced a $100 million…

Dodger Stadium upgrades, and the evolution of ballparks

What better way to enjoy a summer night in LA than at Dodger Stadium?  Now the owners want it to get even better. Last week Dodgers president Stan Kasten announced a $100 million…

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Retired NFL player Marshawn "Beast Mode" Lynch is considered one of the best running backs of his generation.

The silent political activism of Marshawn Lynch

Retired NFL player Marshawn "Beast Mode" Lynch is considered one of the best running backs of his generation.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

On the third Friday of every month from May to September, there's a regata called the    Sundown Series   .

A ride-along with women sailboat racers in Marina Del Rey

On the third Friday of every month from May to September, there's a regata called the Sundown Series .

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Dodger Stadium will host next year’s All Star game. It'll be the first time that’s happened since 1980, when legendary play-by-play announcer Keith Jackson was in the booth.

Dodger Stadium gets a $100 million makeover

Dodger Stadium will host next year’s All Star game. It'll be the first time that’s happened since 1980, when legendary play-by-play announcer Keith Jackson was in the booth.

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The annual    Badwater    ultramarathon begins tonight in Death Valley, where the temperature is expected to reach 113 degrees.

Badwater ultramarathon: Sleepwalking, hallucinations, and the 'magic' of Death Valley

The annual Badwater ultramarathon begins tonight in Death Valley, where the temperature is expected to reach 113 degrees.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

The U.S. women’s soccer team celebrated their World Cup victory with a parade in New York,. Thousands of fans lined the streets to congratulate the two-time world champions.

Will women soccer players finally earn the same pay as men?

The U.S. women’s soccer team celebrated their World Cup victory with a parade in New York,. Thousands of fans lined the streets to congratulate the two-time world champions.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Kawhi Leonard’s last minute decision to join the Clippers instead of the Lakers surprised many fans.   
  In baseball, New York Mets rookie Pete Alonso won this week’s home run derby.…

Kawhi Leonard's surprise decision to join Clippers

Kawhi Leonard’s last minute decision to join the Clippers instead of the Lakers surprised many fans.  In baseball, New York Mets rookie Pete Alonso won this week’s home run derby.…

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Anthony Davis is coming to the LA Lakers from the New Orleans Pelicans. That's in exchange for some of the Lakers' younger talent.

The NBA is on a trading frenzy

Anthony Davis is coming to the LA Lakers from the New Orleans Pelicans. That's in exchange for some of the Lakers' younger talent.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Los Angeles Football Club is playing well. Now in its second season of Major League Soccer, it’s first place in the league.

Flags, chants and beer showers: Meet the LA Football Club’s biggest fans

Los Angeles Football Club is playing well. Now in its second season of Major League Soccer, it’s first place in the league.

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The Lakers have landed the much-sought-after Anthony Davis, from the New Orleans Pelicans. Can he help the Lakers reach the top of the league?

The Lakers hope a major trade will turn their luck around

The Lakers have landed the much-sought-after Anthony Davis, from the New Orleans Pelicans. Can he help the Lakers reach the top of the league?

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The Women's World Cup is underway in France. The U.S. women are preparing for their first game on Tuesday against Thailand.

Former pro-soccer player on the Women's World Cup

The Women's World Cup is underway in France. The U.S. women are preparing for their first game on Tuesday against Thailand.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

The Santa Anita Race Track has denied the California Horse Racing Board’s request to cancel the rest of the horse racing season.

As 2 more horses die, pressure mounts to close the Santa Anita Race Track

The Santa Anita Race Track has denied the California Horse Racing Board’s request to cancel the rest of the horse racing season.

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There’s a new heavyweight boxing champion of the world. Andy Ruiz won the title last weekend, beating British boxer Anthony Joshua.

California native Andy Ruiz becomes the new heavyweight boxing champ

There’s a new heavyweight boxing champion of the world. Andy Ruiz won the title last weekend, beating British boxer Anthony Joshua.

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The Dodgers may be the sparkle in many an Angeleno’s eye, but it’s actually the team down the 5 freeway that’s won the most recent World Series.

OC Line: Will the Anaheim Angels become the Long Beach Angels?

The Dodgers may be the sparkle in many an Angeleno’s eye, but it’s actually the team down the 5 freeway that’s won the most recent World Series.

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The Toronto Raptors beat the Golden State Warriors in game one of the NBA finals on Thursday.

Drake steals the spotlight in Raptors-Warriors game

The Toronto Raptors beat the Golden State Warriors in game one of the NBA finals on Thursday.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

This Sunday, thousands of cyclists will participate in the AIDS LifeCycle ride, a week long trek from San Francisco to Los Angeles to raise money for HIV/AIDS services.

Living with HIV in Los Angeles

This Sunday, thousands of cyclists will participate in the AIDS LifeCycle ride, a week long trek from San Francisco to Los Angeles to raise money for HIV/AIDS services.

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