Young right-hander Chris Paddack makes Padres rotation
SEATTLE (AP) — When manager Andy Green walked to the mound on Monday night, the plan was set in motion.
He congratulated Chris Paddack on finishing off his brilliant spring training with the...
Missouri State crashes the Sweet 16 as 11 seed
NEW YORK (AP) — The Sweet 16 is set and Missouri State is crashing the party for the first time in 18 years.
The 11th-seeded Lady Bears, who last made it this far in 2001 when the team made...
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is nearing a victory over Democrats as the House tries overriding his first veto, a vote that seems certain to fail and would let stand his declaration of...
Anaheim plays Vancouver for division battle
Anaheim Ducks (31-36-10, seventh in the Pacific Division) vs. Vancouver Canucks (32-34-10, sixth in the Pacific Division)
McDavid, Oilers to host the Kings
Los Angeles Kings (28-39-8, eighth in the Pacific Division) vs. Edmonton Oilers (33-34-8, fifth in the Pacific Division)
Los Angeles plays Minnesota on 5-game win streak
Los Angeles Clippers (44-30, fifth in the Western Conference) vs. Minnesota Timberwolves (33-40, 10th in the Western Conference)
Washington faces Los Angeles, aims to halt 4-game skid
Washington Wizards (30-44, 11th in the Eastern Conference) vs. Los Angeles Lakers (32-41, 11th in the Western Conference)
Dallas and Sacramento square off in conference matchup
Sacramento Kings (36-37, ninth in the Western Conference) vs. Dallas Mavericks (29-44, 14th in the Western Conference)
Calhoun stars early, but Dodgers drop Angels late 8-7
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Kole Calhoun is ready for the season to start, as he showed on offense and defense in the second game of the Freeway Series.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin took another step toward finalizing his pitching rotation Monday, announcing right-hander Frankie Montas will be the team's fourth...
Pentagon: Missile defense test succeeds in shootdown
WASHINGTON (AP) — In the first test of its kind, the Pentagon on Monday carried out a "salvo" intercept of an unarmed missile soaring over the Pacific, using two interceptor missiles launched from...
Larkin, Bernier lead Red Wings to 3-2 win over Sharks
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — The San Jose Sharks are in a freefall at most inopportune time.
Dylan Larkin scored in the first minute, Jonathan Bernier had 38 saves and the Detroit Red Wings beat...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A year ago, Michael Avenatti's star was rising as the combative, media-savvy lawyer representing porn actress Stormy Daniels in her legal battles against President Donald...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Attorney Mark Geragos has had a long career representing high-profile clients including Michael Jackson, Colin Kaepernick and Jussie Smollett. Now Geragos might need a defense...
Mariners back to exhibition games after trip to Japan
SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle Mariners manager Scott Servais didn't need long to come up with one immediate advantage to playing exhibition games after having already opened the regular...
Smith heats up in second half, Stanford back to Sweet 16
STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Alanna Smith finally found her shooting touch and put Stanford right back where it is most every March: the Sweet 16.
Special elections aim to fill 2 California Senate seats
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — November's statewide election created two vacancies in the California Legislature, prompting a scramble by 18 candidates running in special primary elections...
Family seeks answers following death of dog on flight
PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — A California family is seeking answers from an airline after its pet dog died during a flight.
KABC reported Monday that Andranik Avetisian of Pasadena says his...
Death at home of political donor was meth overdose
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Authorities say a second man to die at the Southern California home of a Democratic donor died of a methamphetamine overdose.
WACO, Texas (AP) — Talk about a sweet recipe for No. 1 overall seed Baylor — defense, rebounding and depth.
Add it all together and the perennial Big 12 champion Lady Bears are going to...
Campbell records 2nd shutout, Kings beat Flames 3-0
CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — The team in last place in the West tripped up the conference leaders Monday night.
Backup goaltender Jack Campbell made 42 saves in his second shutout of the season...
Batemon carries Loyola Marymount over Brown 81-63 in CBI
LOS ANGELES (AP) — James Batemon had 21 points as Loyola Marymount topped Brown 81-63 in the College Basketball Invitational second round on Monday night.
Man dies while rappelling down cliff in Death Valley
DEATH VALLEY NATIONAL PARK, Calif. (AP) — Federal authorities say a Southern California man died in a fall while rappelling down a 380-foot cliff in Death Valley National Park.
The Latest: Avenatti expects to be ‘fully exonerated’
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on the arrest of attorney Michael Avenatti (all times local):
Celebrity attorney Michael Avenatti says he is confident he will be "fully...
Last 2 pandas at San Diego Zoo to leave for China
SAN DIEGO (AP) — The San Diego Zoo is preparing to say farewell to its last two giant pandas.
The zoo said Monday that 27-year-old Bai Yun (bye-yoon) and her 6-year-old son, Xaio Liwu...
NEW YORK (AP) — Michael Avenatti, the pugnacious attorney best known for representing porn actress Stormy Daniels in lawsuits against President Donald Trump, was arrested Monday on charges that...
Lee scores 15 to lead CS Bakersfield past S. Utah 70-67
CEDAR CITY, Utah (AP) — Greg Lee posted 15 points as Cal State Bakersfield narrowly beat Southern Utah 70-67 in the CIT second round on Monday night.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan has authorized the Army Corps of Engineers to begin planning and building 57 miles of 18-foot-high fencing in Yuma, Arizona, and El...
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Daily Derby’ game
SACRAMENTO (AP) _ The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the California Lottery's "Daily Derby" game were:
1st:3 Hot Shot-2nd:9 Winning Spirit-3rd:8 Gorgeous George, Race Time:...
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Fantasy 5’ game
SACRAMENTO (AP) _ The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the California Lottery's "Fantasy 5" game were:
UCLA beats Maryland 85-80 in women’s NCAA Tournament
COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — For UCLA, missed shots are merely part of the game. What really matters is what the Bruins do after the ball clangs off the rim.
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Daily 3 Evening’ game
SACRAMENTO (AP) _ The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the California Lottery's "Daily 3 Evening" game were:
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Daily 4’ game
SACRAMENTO (AP) _ The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the California Lottery's "Daily 4" game were:
HACIENDA HEIGHTS, Calif. (AP) — Most had never met her, didn't even know her name until they saw it on the news.
But moved by the tragic death of a 9-year-old girl whose body was found...
Sierra storm warning, heavy snow, 100 mph winds forecast
RENO, Nev. (AP) — The National Weather Service has upgraded a winter storm watch to a winter storm warning for the Lake Tahoe area beginning late Tuesday as a weather system packing potentially...
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A California man has been arrested in Tulsa, Oklahoma, on charges of mailing letters containing a white powder and threatening to kill police and government officials,...
GOP turns fury on Schiff over Russian collusion claims
WASHINGTON (AP) — "Damning evidence" of collusion with Russia. "More than circumstantial." A scandal of a size "beyond Watergate."
For two years, Rep. Adam Schiff, the House Intelligence...
Daniel Straus knows he isn't stepping into the Bellator cage on Friday night in ideal fighting condition.
Just 15 months ago, he was temporarily paralyzed in a motorcycle crash. While he has...
Nevada state snow plow driver convicted of DUI in wreck
RENO, Nev. (AP) — A Nevada man has been convicted of driving under the influence in connection with an accident involving a snow plow and a pickup truck on the Mount Rose...
Key facts in the federal case against Michael Avenatti
NEW YORK (AP) — Key facts in the federal case against celebrity attorney Michael Avenatti:
WHO IS MICHAEL AVENATTI?
Avenatti, 48, became a household name last year through his...
Apple belatedly jumps into the streaming TV business
CUPERTINO, California (AP) — Jumping belatedly into a business dominated by Netflix and Amazon, Apple announced its own TV and movie streaming service Monday, enlisting such superstars as Oprah...
Woods to open Match Play against PGA Tour rookie of year
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Tiger Woods is at another new golf course for a World Golf Championships event and faces another player he doesn't know.
California man sentenced to 19 years after bombs found
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — A California man was sentenced Monday to more than 19 years in prison after authorities found two improvised explosive devices in his vehicle during a traffic...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple says its services respect your digital boundaries — and it wants you to know it.
The company took several opportunities Monday to emphasize user privacy — and...
California man pleads not guilty in deadly spa bombing
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — A Southern California man has pleaded not guilty to charges in connection with the bombing of a spa that killed his ex-girlfriend and wounded two others.
Groups: EPA has dragged heels on oil dispersant rules
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Environmental groups and women from Alaska and Louisiana say the Environmental Protection Agency has dragged its heels on issuing rules for oil spill dispersants, and they're...
CUPERTINO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on Apple's streaming TV event (all times local):
Apple says the new services it's launching will respect your digital boundaries.