From the Archives: Turkey prizes at 1932 shooting contests

Turkeys were given away as prizes at 1932 shooting contests sponsored by the Los Angeles Police Department Revolver Club. These two photos — with ready-to-pluck turkeys — were taken to promote the events. The left photo of Betty Carrillo accompanied a story in the Dec. 17, 1932, Los Angeles...

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Ducks lose their momentum during a 4-2 loss to the Golden Knights

The Ducks continue to turn the puck over and withstand an avalanche of shots, and for the first time in four games it cost them. It was bound to happen. All the momentum that the Ducks had built in riding a three-game winning streak into Wednesday night’s game at Honda Center? Gone. It was...

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Kings continue their slide with a 2-1 loss to the Jets

It would be inaccurate to say that the grip the Kings have held on first place in the Pacific Division finally gave way. The Kings have slid down a greased pole lately in trying to hold on to first, and they relinquished it in excruciatingly close ways in a 2-1 loss Wednesday to the Winnipeg...

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Forget the Ball vs. Fox hype because Lakers can't keep pace with Kings

Put aside the sensational, the perceived ill will and what everyone else wants this to be. At the heart of the rivalry between De’Aaron Fox and Lonzo Ball are two players, born two months apart, who have known each other since high school, understand each other and who want to beat each other...

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USC is simply too much for Lehigh and gets an 88-63 victory

The game was all but over about five minutes into the second half of USC’s 88-63 win over Lehigh on Wednesday when guard Elijah Stewart saw a missed basket, sprung into the air and threw down a put-back dunk that shook the basket. Then he hung there, swinging with one arm on the rim. He...

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He spent 39 years behind bars for two murders he didn't commit. Gov. Jerry Brown just pardoned him

Gov. Jerry Brown on Wednesday pardoned a 70-year-old man who spent nearly four decades in custody for two murders that police and prosecutors now say he didn’t...

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