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College football: Louisville beats Miami 31-13 in ACC debut

published about 1 hour ago
College football: Louisville beats Miami 31-13 in ACC debut
Dominique Brown's 15-yard touchdown run in the third quarter and Gerald Christian's 10-yard scoring catch late in the fourth backed Louisville's big defensive performance Monday night as the Cardinals defeated Miami, 31-13, at Louisville, Ky.

Nationals pound Roberto Hernandez in 6-4 win over Dodgers

published about 2 hours ago
Nationals pound Roberto Hernandez in 6-4 win over Dodgers
The stretch drive called, and the Dodgers kind of yawned. Not exactly the desired response.

Andy Murray looks more like himself in win over Jo-Wilfried Tsonga

published about 3 hours ago
Andy Murray looks more like himself in win over Jo-Wilfried Tsonga
In the heat and grind of the U.S. Open here Monday, Andy Murray took a step closer to being Andy Murray again.

Tuesday's TV Highlights: 'The Fidel Castro Tapes' and more

published about 3 hours ago
Tuesday's TV Highlights: 'The Fidel Castro Tapes' and more
Customized TV Listings are available here: www.latimes.com/tvtimes

Visitors at Chelsea Galleries Encounter Cool Vibes, in More Ways Than One

published about 4 hours ago
Visitors at Chelsea Galleries Encounter Cool Vibes, in More Ways Than One
Galleries in the once gritty neighborhood, long known for its arts scene, can project a distinct feeling of snobbishness that visitors say makes them feel unwelcome.
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Scottsdale may consider LGBT-equality law

published about 1 hour ago
Scottsdale may consider LGBT-equality law
The Scottsdale City Council's recent approval of a unity pledge supporting workplace equality for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people has supporters asking if an ... more

I-10/Loop 303 interchange open weeks ahead of schedule

published about 1 hour ago
I-10/Loop 303 interchange open weeks ahead of schedule
Commuters and visitors will find faster drives through the new I-10/Loop 303 interchange         

Pushing the Start button on a computer science curriculum for K-12 schools

published about 1 hour ago
Pushing the Start button on a computer science curriculum for K-12 schools
Aspiring farmers and entertainers ought to be computer whizzes, according to the Silicon Valley Education Foundation. The nonprofit organization invited more than two dozen education ... more

Phoenix aims to balance cost, need for interpreters

published about 1 hour ago
Phoenix aims to balance cost, need for interpreters
The communication difficulties faced by refugees in Phoenix is on the rise in the city as it grows more diverse, leaving refugees and immigrants disconnected ... more

AZ365: Arizona life

published about 2 hours ago
AZ365: Arizona life

College football: Louisville beats Miami 31-13 in ACC debut

published about 1 hour ago
College football: Louisville beats Miami 31-13 in ACC debut
Dominique Brown's 15-yard touchdown run in the third quarter and Gerald Christian's 10-yard scoring catch late in the fourth backed Louisville's big defensive performance Monday ... more

Nationals pound Roberto Hernandez in 6-4 win over Dodgers

published about 2 hours ago
Nationals pound Roberto Hernandez in 6-4 win over Dodgers
The stretch drive called, and the Dodgers kind of yawned. Not exactly the desired response.

Survivor singer Jimi Jamison dies, Arizona show canceled

published about 3 hours ago
Survivor singer Jimi Jamison dies, Arizona show canceled
Jimi Jamison, the lead singer for Survivor, has died of a heart attack, according to the group's official Twitter page.         

Andy Murray looks more like himself in win over Jo-Wilfried Tsonga

published about 3 hours ago
Andy Murray looks more like himself in win over Jo-Wilfried Tsonga
In the heat and grind of the U.S. Open here Monday, Andy Murray took a step closer to being Andy Murray again.

Tuesday's TV Highlights: 'The Fidel Castro Tapes' and more

published about 3 hours ago
Tuesday's TV Highlights: 'The Fidel Castro Tapes' and more
Customized TV Listings are available here: www.latimes.com/tvtimes

Sam Kass, the Obamas’ Foodmaster General

published Fri, Aug 29 2014 15:45 GMT
Sam Kass, the Obamas’ Foodmaster General
Mr. Kass, the first family’s personal chef, has one of the highest public profiles of anyone in the East Wing and a window into the ... more

City Kitchen: A Roasted Green Chile Evokes Santa Fe

published Fri, Aug 29 2014 14:37 GMT
City Kitchen: A Roasted Green Chile Evokes Santa Fe
In New Mexico, late summer brings the pungent aroma from roadside grills.

At the Table | Berg’n: In Crown Heights, Small-Batch Food Scene Meets Beer Hall

published Fri, Aug 29 2014 12:07 GMT
At the Table | Berg’n: In Crown Heights, Small-Batch Food Scene Meets Beer Hall
Berg’n is a vast new place in Crown Heights, Brooklyn, with food vendors and craft brews.

A Good Appetite: No PB&J Allowed? Put Dips Into Lunchboxes

published Fri, Aug 29 2014 11:26 GMT
A Good Appetite: No PB&J Allowed? Put Dips Into Lunchboxes
If a child’s school bans nut-based foods, dips provide a delivery system for vegetables.

Innovation: Who Made That Tabasco Sauce?

published Fri, Aug 29 2014 09:15 GMT
Innovation: Who Made That Tabasco Sauce?
A sugar plantation leads to spice.

Market Ready: How Do You Stage an Apartment When You Have Young Kids?

published Wed, Aug 27 2014 16:40 GMT
Market Ready: How Do You Stage an Apartment When You Have Young Kids?
Repainting, decluttering and crisp white linens will help make a good impression on buyers.

Currents: Q&A: The Dirt on Your Sponge

published Wed, Aug 27 2014 16:40 GMT
Currents: Q&A: The Dirt on Your Sponge
Tod Maitland and Matthew Flannery met on the set of “Sex and the City,” but their new invention, called SpongeBath, seems straight out of “Seinfeld.”

In the Garden: Mother Nature’s Daughters

published Wed, Aug 27 2014 16:34 GMT
In the Garden: Mother Nature’s Daughters
Why are women doing most of the work on so many urban farms?

On Location: Buxton, Me.: Saved From the Flames, Ready for Love

published Wed, Aug 27 2014 16:34 GMT
A crumbling farmstead is transformed for weekends and weddings.

House Proud: The House Collector’s Dilemma

published Wed, Aug 27 2014 16:34 GMT
House Proud: The House Collector’s Dilemma
Beach, mountains, city, desert? For one California couple, it’s sometimes all four in one day.

U.S. Travelers to Cuba Face Stricter Rules on Imports

published about 4 hours ago
Cuba has imposed stronger restrictions on goods being brought into the country by relatives of its citizens, meaning some Americans will not be able to ... more

Frequent Flier: Economist’s Roadside Adventures Result in a Book on Business

published about 8 hours ago
Frequent Flier: Economist’s Roadside Adventures Result in a Book on Business
For Paul Oyer, an economics professor at the Stanford Graduate School of Business, an impromptu road trip led to a multiyear research project.

Itineraries: Not Just for the Stranded

published about 8 hours ago
Itineraries: Not Just for the Stranded
With occupancy rates increasing, many airport hotels are investing in renovations to their rooms, lobbies and meeting space — and raising their prices.

There's room for just two at Italy's romantic Solo per Due restaurant

published about 11 hours ago
There's room for just two at Italy's romantic Solo per Due restaurant
In the hills above Rome, Solo per Due, the 'world's smallest restaurant,' is a romantic, intimate setting for marriage proposals, 'last suppers' and other special ... more

On the Road: Business Travel, Budget Airlines and Seats That Don’t Recline

published about 14 hours ago
As tensions over cramped conditions flare on planes, seats that do not recline may begin to show a certain appeal.