Plaschke: Ohhhhtani! The newest Dodgers star homers in gasping good debut Plaschke: Ohhhhtani! The newest Dodgers star homers in gasping good debut

What started as a slow day for Dodgers star Shohei Ohtani ended with the type of dramatic flair the team hopes to experience often.

February 28, 2024, 2:43
California seized enough fentanyl last year to kill everyone in the world 'nearly twice over' California seized enough fentanyl last year to kill everyone in the world 'nearly twice over'

Seizures of fentanyl smuggled into California have dramatically surged over the last few years, according to officials.

February 28, 2024, 2:48
Prep baseball roundup: Mission League play opens with two ties because of darkness Prep baseball roundup: Mission League play opens with two ties because of darkness

Harvard-Westlake ties Sierra Canyon 4-4 and Sherman Oaks Notre Dame ties Loyola 5-5 in the opening games in Mission League baseball play Tuesday.

February 28, 2024, 3:33
Undocumented immigrants in California could have a new path to homeownership Undocumented immigrants in California could have a new path to homeownership

New legislation could help undocumented immigrants become eligible for a loan program to purchase a home.

February 28, 2024, 2:57
Chicago, Cook County under severe thunderstorm, tornado warning Chicago, Cook County under severe thunderstorm, tornado warning

Portions of Cook County spent Tuesday night under a tornado warning while the city remained under a severe thunderstorm warning following a day of temperatures so warm they nearly broke city weather records. The city’s office of Emergency Management and Communications issued a severe storm warning at about 7:15 p.m., while the National Weather Service forecasted quarter-sized hail and wind...

February 28, 2024, 3:34
High school basketball: Southern California Regional playoff results and updated pairings High school basketball: Southern California Regional playoff results and updated pairings

High school basketball: Southern California Regional playoff results and updated pairings.

February 28, 2024, 10:06
High school soccer regional results, updated pairings High school soccer regional results, updated pairings

High school soccer SoCal regionals first-round results

February 28, 2024, 7:37
Kings lose another game on the road, this time to Calgary Kings lose another game on the road, this time to Calgary

Phillip Danault and Kevin Fiala scored for the Kings, who have dropped the first two games of their three-game Western Canada trip.

February 28, 2024, 6:24
Prep basketball roundup: City Section champion King/Drew goes on road to win state opener Prep basketball roundup: City Section champion King/Drew goes on road to win state opener

Donald Thompson Jr. scored 20 points in a 55-46 win over Marina in the Division II regional opener.

February 28, 2024, 6:03
Today in History: Pope Benedict XVI becomes first pope in six centuries to resign Today in History: Pope Benedict XVI becomes first pope in six centuries to resign

On Feb. 28, 2013, Benedict XVI became the first pope in 600 years to resign, ending an eight-year pontificate. (Benedict was succeeded the following month by Pope Francis.)

February 28, 2024, 11:00