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Mike Trout named All-Star Game MVP as AL beats NL, 5-3

July 15, 2014 - 8:49pm
Mike Trout won the Ted Williams Most Valuable Player award following the American League's 5-3 victory over the National League in the MLB All-Star Game at Target Field in Minneapolis on Tuesday.

Huston Street thinks he'd look good in Angels uniform

July 15, 2014 - 8:39pm
In the hours before the All-Star game, Huston Street dressed in the uniform of the San Diego Padres. The Angels are trying to put a halo on him, soon, and Street would be thrilled to join them.

Julius Randle might be something for Lakers

July 15, 2014 - 8:30pm
There are murmurs, nothing serious, because it's only July and this is the NBA's summer league, not the last 30 games of the regular season.

Billy Hamilton could steal the NL rookie-of-the-year award

July 15, 2014 - 8:15pm
At the All-Star break, a speedster is a top candidate for National League rookie of the year, and a pitcher's recovery from injury could determine the AL winner.

Wednesday's TV Highlights: '2014 ESPYs' on ESPN and ESPN2

July 15, 2014 - 8:00pm
Customized TV Listings are available here: www.latimes.com/tvtimes

NBA chief Adam Silver: Sterlings may still own Clippers at season start

July 15, 2014 - 7:56pm
NBA Commissioner Adam Silver left open the possibility Tuesday that Donald and Shelly Sterling could still own the Clippers when the new season starts in October.

Factory output in California surging despite job losses

July 15, 2014 - 7:48pm
California manufacturers really can do more with less.

Candace Parker leads Sparks past Indiana Fever, 86-78

July 15, 2014 - 7:45pm
Candace Parker scored 17 of her season-high 34 points in the third quarter and Los Angeles overcame a 10-point halftime deficit to beat the Indiana Fever, 86-78, on Tuesday night.

Dodgers' season to date largely unseen, needs L.A. mayor on the scene

July 15, 2014 - 7:31pm
The baseball season has reached its traditional halfway point, and Dodgers fans continue to lead the league in strikeouts.

Skyscraper to get observation deck

July 15, 2014 - 5:33pm
U.S. Bank Tower aims to draw 500,000 tourists a year with sweeping views of L.A.

U.S. Bank Tower aims to draw 500,000 tourists a year with sweeping views of L.A.

Floyd Mayweather Jr. on Ronda Rousey: 'I don't even know who he is'

July 15, 2014 - 5:24pm
Floyd Mayweather Jr. is the best pound-for-pound boxer in the world right now, and he doesn’t take too kindly to other fighters claiming they could defeat him.

Indie music label group launching campaign for fair digital deals

July 15, 2014 - 5:16pm
A London trade group that advocates for independent record labels says it is launching a campaign to make sure artists are treated fairly when it comes to money earned from digital music -- and the indies are signing on. 

Immigration debate launches new round of finger-pointing in Congress

July 15, 2014 - 4:57pm
The debate in Congress over how to handle the crisis at the Southwestern border appears certain to become more heated before any resolution is reached.

Trevor Ariza traded to Houston Rockets as part of three-team deal

July 15, 2014 - 4:56pm
Trevor Ariza will join the Houston Rockets as part of a three-team trade also involving the New Orleans Pelicans and Washington Wizards.

Two former Utah attorneys general arrested on bribery charges

July 15, 2014 - 4:56pm
Two former Utah attorneys general were arrested Tuesday on state charges of taking bribes from businessmen and obstructing justice while running one of the state’s highest offices.

You can use a fake name on Google+ now

July 15, 2014 - 4:49pm
Google’s social network Google+ loosened up a little bit Tuesday, announcing that it would no longer require users to go by their real names.

Apple, IBM team up to develop apps for businesses

July 15, 2014 - 4:46pm
Thirty years after Apple took thinly veiled potshots at IBM in the now-famous 1984 Super Bowl commercial, the two companies are making nice.

Tiger Woods says only first place is acceptable

July 15, 2014 - 4:46pm
Tiger Woods was introspective. He was friendly. He was defiant.

University of Texas can use race as factor in admissions, court rules

July 15, 2014 - 2:41pm
The University of Texas can continue to use race as a consideration for undergraduate admissions, a federal appeals court ruled Tuesday. 

Court rules Texas can't ban sale of Confederate flag license plates

July 15, 2014 - 2:35pm
A federal court ruled that the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles could not prohibit the sale of specialty license plates featuring an image of the Confederate flag.