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Barry Bonds Hits 754th Home Run

By Richard Nava on Jul 29, 2007 - 1:45:50 AM
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SAN FRANCISCO – Baseball star Barry Bonds is making headlines again after hitting his 754th homerun against the Florida Marlins Friday. The San Francisco Giants left-handed power slugger and outfielder is now only one homerun away from tying the world record number of homeruns set by Hank Aaron, at 755.

  The Sports Roundup: How Will Tim Donaghy Change The NBA?

By Daniel Kuo on Jul 28, 2007 - 8:56:25 PM
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Sports highlights for the week: NBA referee Tim Donaghy is accused of betting on his own games, Tour de France leader Michael Rasmussen is dropped from the race, and Tiger Woods hits another "slump."


Tour de France Still Can't Drop Doping

By Daniel Kuo on Jul 22, 2007 - 11:50:36 PM
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Sports highlights for the week:  The latest drug scandal at the Tour de France, U.S. Basketball holds training camp, and Michael Vick is indicted for dog fighting.


  It's Official: Federer And Nadal Are Rivals

By Daniel Kuo on Jul 15, 2007 - 7:32:00 PM
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Sports highlights for the week:  Wimbledon champions, the World Series of Poker, and a new golf rookie


For Better Or Worse, Barry Bonds Is Bound To Drug Controversy

By Daniel Kuo on Jul 8, 2007 - 12:07:00 AM
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Sports highlights for the week: Barry Bonds barely makes the All-Star game, David Beckham comes to L.A., and the NBA off season hits the ground running.

  Oden to Portland; Durant to Seattle

By Daniel Kuo on Jul 1, 2007 - 7:53:00 PM
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Sports highlights for the week: the NBA draft, the start of Wimbledon, and Benoit's tragic murder-suicide.


Fernando Roldan

By Staff Writer on Apr 8, 2007 - 1:17:00 PM
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The fourth season of "Dancing with the Stars" has eliminated Paulina Porizkova (supermodel) and partner Alec Mazo and Shandi Finnessey (Miss USA 2004) and partner Brian Fortuna. I have some more predictions after this week....

  Manning Proves that Offense beats Defense on Sundays

By Irma Ramos on Feb 4, 2007 - 3:03:00 AM
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In Superbowl XLI, Peyton Manning Proves that Offense beats Defense on Sundays as the Indianapolis Colts galloped to a 29-17 victory against the Chicago Bears.  

A Tribute to a Sporting Genius

By Imran Khan on Jan 7, 2007 - 11:03:00 AM
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December 27th 2006 will be forever etched into the memories of all Australians, cricket lovers all across the globe and those who were present at the coliseum known as Melbourne Cricket Ground or the MCC.


  Dodger Stadium nominated for City's Best Hot Dogs 2007

By Logue Mary on Dec 24, 2006 - 8:33:00 AM
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LOS ANGELES—Dodger Stadium has been nominated by AOL CityGuide for its City's Best Hot Dogs 2007 honor in Los Angeles. Dodger Stadium will now compete with a select group of nominees in an online poll to determine the winner.


Big League Dodger Signings

By Alex Maxima on Dec 10, 2006 - 1:09:00 AM
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There are a few million reasons to believe that Lake Buena Vista, Fla. is more than just a pretty view.......


  New Dodgers Show Off

By Alexa Maremaa on Dec 3, 2006 - 10:00:00 PM
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Photo courtesy of Jon SooHoo, Los Angeles Dodgers
There are two new boys in blue in Dodgertown. Los Angeles announced the signing of centerfielder Juan Pierre and lefty Randy Wolf in a press conference on Wednesday.

Action Jackson

By Alexa Maremaa on Nov 26, 2006 - 10:00:00 PM
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It took a few games, but All-American candidate defensive end and L.A. native Lawrence Jackson finally returned to form in the last two games for USC.

  Another Ace for Pali Tennis

By Alexa Maremaa on Nov 26, 2006 - 10:00:00 PM
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It took some last minute heroics but the Palisades High School girls' tennis team pulled off a dramatic come-from-behind victory over Taft in the City Section finals on Friday, Nov. 17.
 

Tragic Ending for Former UCLA Star

By Alexa Maremaa on Nov 26, 2006 - 3:48:00 PM

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At approximately 5:15am on Friday, Nov. 17 Marcus Cassel drove his SUV into a tree on Santa Monica Blvd. when police and paramedics showed up. He was then transported to UCLA Medical Center where he died from his injuries at 9:30am, his parents by his side.



  Role Reversal

By Alexa Maremaa on Nov 19, 2006 - 10:00:00 PM
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The L.A. Kings finally turned things around against second-ranked division rival
San Jose.

Beverly Ties for Title

By Alexa Maremaa on Nov 19, 2006 - 10:00:00 PM
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Two football teams vying for one spot as title championsand both win. Sound familiar? No, its not the BCS, its the Ocean League title game.


  Encino Agent Charged with Smuggling Ballplayers

By Alexa Maremaa on Nov 12, 2006 - 10:00:00 PM
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Sports agent Gustavo Gus Dominguez, 48, was indicted by a Miami grand jury on Oct. 31 for allegedly smuggling baseball players from Cuba into the United States.

Blacks Dream Job Close to Home

By Alexa Maremaa on Nov 12, 2006 - 10:00:00 PM
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The San Diego Padres hire former Angels pitching coach Bud Black to be the new manager, the team announced Wednesday.

  Bonding With A New Halo?

By Alexa Maremaa on Nov 5, 2006 - 10:00:00 PM
Could Barry Bonds be heading towards L.A.?
photo courtesy of nydailynews.com
Although he is 42 years old, has a bad back, aging knees and a recently repaired elbow, the man is only 22 home runs away from breaking Hank Aarons recordand possibly a few million away from being the next Angels slugger.

Dribble for a Cause

By Alexa Maremaa on Nov 5, 2006 - 10:00:00 PM
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About 200 participants and USC basketball players came out to the brand new Galen Center near downtown Los Angeles last Saturday in an event supporting pediatric cancer research.

  Local Pitcher the Picture of Versatility

By Alexa Maremaa on Oct 29, 2006 - 10:00:00 PM
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At age three she killed her neighbors piranha with a homerun. At age seventeen her fastball is improving at a velocity of 10 mph a year. But for Brianne "Bree" Nemiroff, softball is only one piece of the plan.

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