'It's been Memorial Day — every day': Gold Star families remember military loved ones who died serving our country

They spoke of the sacrifices of war, but what united this gathering of people on the eve of Memorial Day was the yearning for peace of mind. Ten Gold Star families met at an Irvine park Sunday to help dedicate the expansion of a memorial honoring every American service member killed in action...

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Austin Dillon wins Coca-Cola 600 for first NASCAR Cup victory

Austin Dillon passed an out-of-gas Jimmie Johnson two laps from the end in the Coca-Cola 600 for his first NASCAR Cup victory, returning the iconic No. 3 car to Victory Lane early Monday. Dillon, the grandson of Hall of Fame car owner Richard Childress, was among several drivers who chose...

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Man killed when his SUV overturns on 710 Freeway

A 29-year-old Gardena man was killed Sunday when his car overturned on the northbound 710 Freeway in Bell. Two passengers, both males, were also injured. The crash occurred around 1:40 p.m. near Clara Street, according to a California Highway Patrol collision report. The victim, whose name...

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More arrests in Manchester attack, as U.K. remains on high alert

British police made two more arrests and stormed three more locations Sunday as they hunted for suspects in the Manchester bombing, while a government minister said members of attacker Salman Abedi’s network may still be at large. Greater Manchester Police said two men — one 25 years old and...

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Stanley Cup notes: The P.K. Subban-Shea Weber trade debate resurfaces

The last Canadian-based NHL team exited the playoffs when the Ottawa Senators lost to the Pittsburgh Penguins in the Eastern Conference finals, but one burning question seems to remain for hockey fans north of the border: With P.K. Subban and the Nashville Predators preparing for the Stanley...

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Four soccer fans, unborn fetus die in Honduras during stampede at stadium

Thousands of soccer fans trying to force their way into a stadium on Sunday for a championship match stampeded in panic when police fired tear gas, and at least four people and an unborn fetus were killed in the crush and 25 others were injured, authorities said. A spokesman for University...

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