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The elephant in the room finally made its presence known. And Randy Carlyle couldn’t handle the pressure. That seat is becoming awfully hot after yet another defeat, this time in heartbreaking fashion to the Pittsburgh Penguins. The Ducks coach was asked if he was “worried anything could...

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BURBANK — Burbank High boys’ basketball trailed by 17 at the start of the fourth quarter in its Pacific League rivalry game against host Burroughs on Friday. The Indians were shooting the ball efficiently in the first half to unease the Bulldogs, especially with junior Emery Goulet on a roll...

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As Donovan Mitchell rose in the air with the ball in his right hand, JaVale McGee rose toward the basket but there was little he could do. Mitchell powered the ball past McGee’s outstretched hand for a dunk. It was Mitchell’s most jaw-dropping play of the night, part of a dominant performance...

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AL MVP Mookie Betts, NL Cy Young Award winner Jacob deGrom and major league home run champion Khris Davis reached high-priced one-year deals to avoid salary arbitration, while slugger Nolan Arenado and pitchers Gerrit Cole, Luis Severino and Aaron Nola were among 15 players still on track for...

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The gunman who fatally shot a Davis police officer ambushed her while she took down a routine accident report, rolling up on a bicycle and waiting in the shadows before opening fire, Police Chief Darren Pytel said Friday. After firing at Officer Natalie Corona, 22, once, causing her to fall, the...

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The Santa Barbara San Marcos girls’ water polo team is the defending CIF Southern Section Division 1 champion, but still came into this weekend’s Santa Barbara Tournament of Champions as a bit of an underdog. After beating Orange Lutheran in a nonleague match Thursday night leading into the...

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Lakers coach Luke Walton took a hands-off approach when asked Friday about LeBron James’ rehab for the next few days. “He’s getting re-evaluated again, I think, on the 16th,” Walton said. “So for me, I got a lot of other things that we’re trying to get done between now and then. We got a...

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The Camp fire in Northern California was the costliest single natural disaster in the world for insurers last year, resulting in $12.5 billion in covered losses, and was the most destructive wildfire ever, according to a new report by a German reinsurance firm. The Camp fire resulted in a record...

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John Collins made a fadeaway jumper with 25 seconds left and Atlanta hung on when Philadelphia flopped on its final plays to lead the Hawks to a 123-121 win over the 76ers on Friday night. Jimmy Butler was fouled on a drive and had a chance to tie the game with 2.4 seconds left. Butler, an 86...

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Major League Soccer announced Friday that its annual coach of the year award would be named after Sigi Schmid, the former UCLA and Galaxy coach who passed away last month at 65 as he was awaiting a heart transplant. Schmid, who guided the Galaxy to the first of its five MLS Cups in 2002, is the...

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Patrick Mahomes had little problem routing the best defenses in the NFL this season. The Kansas City quarterback did the same to Mother Nature on Saturday, ignoring freezing temperatures and a snow-covered field to lead the Chief to a 31-13 victory over the Indianapolis Colts in the AFC...

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Bruno Fernando had a career-high 25 points and 13 rebounds, Anthony Cowan Jr. scored 24 and Maryland used a second-half surge to rally past No. 22 Indiana 78-75 on Friday night. The Terrapins (14-3, 5-1 Big Ten) trailed by 14 points early in the game and by 10 shortly after halftime before...

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Northern California authorities say two adults and a child have died in a murder-suicide in a rural residence. The Mendocino County Sheriff's Office said the bodies were found Thursday in the town of Willits and evidence indicates 32-year-old Krissy Orbon and her 8-year-old son Damian Wilkins...

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The role is different but the preparation is the same for C.J. Anderson. A few weeks ago, the Rams signed the sixth-year running back to fill in for Todd Gurley while their star recovered from a left knee injury. Anderson rushed for 299 yards and two touchdowns in victories over Arizona and San...

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BURBANK — Calm and composed, the Burroughs High boys’ soccer team enjoyed a lot of possession around the Burbank penalty area for much of their Pacific League match Friday. The Indians controlled the tempo and pace of the match, so much so that the Bulldogs failed to string two passes...

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The Rock wants to set the record straight: That “generation snowflake” interview “never happened.” Dwayne Johnson took to social media Friday in response to a story that claimed the “Rampage” actor called out millennials as a generation that is “looking for a reason to be offended.”...

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Megyn Kelly’s turbulent two-year run at NBC News is over as both sides reached an agreement Friday night on her exit from the network. Terms of her departure were not disclosed, but people familiar with the negotiations said the former morning show host is leaving with the money she was owed on...

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Investigators have arrested a man on suspicion of raping two victims — a 9-year-old girl walking home from the store and a woman jogger, both 1990s cold cases from Orange County — after genealogical data led them to the suspect’s home in Highland. Initially, authorities took both Kevin...

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