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Dodgers lose to Padres after wasting early scoring opportunities

Dodgers Matt Beaty, #45, snags this pop-up in foul territory by Manny Machado as Dodgers catcher Will Smith, #16, looks on during 6th inning action at Dodger Stadium Monday, August 10, 2020. (Photo by David Crane, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG) Dodgers Chris Taylor, #, is safe at second as Padres Jake Cronenworth, #9, can’t make the play on a throwing error by Padres catcher Austen Hedges during 7th inning action at Dodger Stadium Monday, August 10, 2020. (Photo by David Crane, Los Angeles Da...
Tags: Sports, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Mlb, Will Smith, Giants, Los Angeles Dodgers, San Diego Padres, Joe Kelly, Pederson, Dodgers, Padres, Manny Machado, Los Angeles Daily News, Betts


PGA CHAMPIONSHIP HIGHLIGHTS: Collin Morikawa's Memorable Shots From His Final Round 64 at TPC Harding Park

COLLIN MORIKAWA HIT CLUTCH SHOTS on the closing holes at TPC Harding Park to separate himself from a large pack of leaders at the 2020 PGA Championship.The 23-year-old Los Angeles native who attended Cal Berkely claimed the Wannamaker Trophy by shooting a toasty 6-under 64 in the mist and chill of the City by the Bay. Morikawa finished 13 under, two strokes ahead of runners-up Paul Casey and Dustin Johnson, the 54-hole leader.The new PGA champion carded a 69 on Thursday and Friday, a 65 on Satur...
Tags: Los Angeles, Sport, Golf, Rory Mcilroy, Pga Tour, Dustin Johnson, Paul Casey, The Armchair Golfer, Morikawa, TPC Harding Park, Jack Nicklaus Tiger Woods, Collin Morikawa, Cal Berkely, Bay Morikawa


Coronavirus: LAPD officers’ union pushes back on party enforcement

LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Police Department officers’ union is pushing back against the potential use of officers in Mayor Eric Garcetti’s efforts to shut off utility service at homes hosting large parties. Garcetti announced the plan last week in response to two headline-grabbing house parties that attracted huge crowds despite a prohibition on such large gatherings due to the coronavirus pandemic. One of the parties ended in a fatal shooting. The Los Angeles Police Protective League, the u...
Tags: News, California, La, Police, Uncategorized, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Union, Disneyland, Lapd, Eric Garcetti, LA County, Garcetti, Van Nuys, Los Angeles Police Protective League


Dodgers place Joe Kelly on IL, wait for Alex Wood and Corey Seager to return

LOS ANGELES — Joe Kelly will be on the injured list as he awaits the outcome of his appeal of an eight-game suspension. The Dodgers placed Kelly on the IL on Monday with shoulder inflammation. The right-hander appeared in seven of the Dodgers’ first 16 games, pitching 6 1/3 innings without being charged with a run, striking out five, walking five and giving up five hits. Demoted last week when rosters were trimmed from 30 to 28, lefty reliever Adam Kolarek was recalled from the alternate trainin...
Tags: Sports, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Mlb, Houston, Giants, Wood, Los Angeles Dodgers, Joe, Gore, Joe Kelly, Kelly, DAVE ROBERTS, Roberts, Dodgers


HBO Hard Knocks preview: Austin Ekeler learning names; Sean McVay aware of robo-cameras

Austin Ekeler can’t recognize most of the newcomers on his team, and not because he’s big-time now with more money in his bank account and a recent promotion as the Chargers’ No. 1 running back. Ekeler is still the same welcoming teammate who went from undrafted rookie to star running back last season. He’s having a hard time remembering names because the get-to-know period known as the offseason program was canceled for coronavirus precautions. Ekeler met most of his new teammates last week for...
Tags: Hbo, Navy Seals, Sports, Cleveland Browns, NFL, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Chargers, Taylor, Jared Goff, Los Angeles Chargers, Rams, Bosa, Goff, Herbert


Film News in Brief: Outfest Launching Drive-in Showings With ‘The Nowhere Inn’

MONDAY, AUG. 10 Drive-in Screenings Scheduled for Outfest Outfest Los Angeles LGBTQ Film Festival will hold drive-in screenings at the Calamigos Ranch in Malibu, launching with the Los Angeles premiere of Sundance 2020 title “The Nowhere Inn,” starring Annie Clark and Carrie Brownstein. The 11-day festival kicks off Aug. 20. and features more than 160 […]
Tags: News, Los Angeles, Carrie Brownstein, Malibu, Annie Clark, Outfest, Calamigos Ranch, The Nowhere Inn, Outfest Launching Drive, Outfest Outfest


LA County sees hope in the coronavirus trends, but grim milestone looms

Declines in the average number of coronavirus deaths, cases and hospitalizations had local public health leaders “cautiously optimistic” on Monday, Aug. 10, despite taking a step closer to the county’s 5,000th COVID-19 death. That toll hit 4,996 on Monday — with19 more lives taken by the relentless illness that L.A. County Barbara Ferrer said preys on not only the young and old, but can spread deceptively via asymptomatic people, she added. The report did not include updated numbers for Long Bea...
Tags: News, California, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Long Beach, Peru, Disneyland, Pasadena, Gavin Newsom, State, Garcia, Ferrer, LA County, Quest Diagnostics, Angell


Rangers Win First-Overall Pick in 2020 NHL Draft

The New York Rangers have won the Phase 2 NHL Draft Lottery, giving them the first overall pick in the 2020 NHL Draft. The @NYRangers have won the first overall selection in the 2020 #NHLDraft. pic.twitter.com/M7gbfHyetZ— NHL (@NHL) August 10, 2020 The Edmonton Oilers, Florida Panthers, Minnesota Wild, Nashville Predators, Rangers, Pittsburgh Penguins, Toronto Maple Leafs, and Winnipeg Jets all entered the Phase 2 Draft Lottery with a 12.5% chance of landing the top pick. The teams...
Tags: News, Minnesota, Los Angeles, Sport, Rangers, Nashville, Detroit Red Wings, Penguins, Hockey, NHL, Montreal, San Jose Sharks, New York Rangers, Anaheim Ducks, Minnesota Wild, New Jersey Devils


Demand for tutors skyrockets as pandemic lays bare inequalities in education

By Ryan Gorcey, Correspondent Nathan Castillo awakes nearly every day to a barking dog and a crying cousin before he begins his six-hour shift helming the cash register and cleaning at Emy Burgers in Florence-Graham. When the COVID-19 pandemic shut down in-person schooling in mid-March, the 17-year-old Linda Marquez High School junior had a choice: Attend his Zoom classes or help keep the restaurant his grandfather founded 32 years ago in business. Though Castillo wants to become the first perso...
Tags: News, Education, Los Angeles, Sport, Ap, Soccer, New Orleans, Lausd, Quinn, Princeton, Florence, Ucla, Taft, Torrance, Castillo, Shaffer


Van Nuys shelters bring more ‘bridge’ beds to San Fernando Valley

Two more “A Bridge Home” shelters that provide temporary beds to people experiencing homelessness are opening this month in Van Nuys, bringing the total number of such facilities in the San Fernando Valley up to four. On Monday, Los Angeles Council President Nury Martinez, who represents the northeast Valley, joined Mayor Eric Garcetti to announce the opening of a temporary trailer shelter at an Orange Line Metro parking lot, at 14333 W. Aetna St. It will be operated by the Salvation Army. In ad...
Tags: News, Cdc, La, Uncategorized, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Community, Homeless, CalTrans, Eric Garcetti, Salvation Army, San Pedro, Valley, Martinez, Sun Valley


Lori Loughlin, Mossimo Giannulli Downsize to $9.5 Million Hidden Hills Mansion

Though their upcoming prison terms still loom large, Lori Loughlin and Mossimo Giannulli are already preparing for life on the other side — via an all-new house in Hidden Hills, Calif., the guard-gated city widely known for its many celebrity residents. The “Full House” star and her fashion designer husband have paid $9.5 million for […]
Tags: Featured, Actors, Los Angeles, Compass, Entertainers, Hidden Hills, Lori Loughlin, Million Hidden Hills Mansion, Mossimo Giannulli, Hidden Hills Calif, The Agency, Lori Loughlin Mossimo Giannulli Downsize


This Group Is Helping Agencies Add More Black People to Their Leadership Ranks

Reonna Johnson is vice president and director of marketing and business development at RPA, an independent agency in Los Angeles. On top of her day job, she's spent recent weeks spearheading an initiative that's encouraging agencies to put more Black people in leadership. The push is an extension of Three's A Crowd, a two-year-old creative...
Tags: General, Advertising, Los Angeles, RPA, Diversity & Inclusion, Reonna Johnson


Coronavirus rebound? House hunters making deals faster than 2019

Local house hunters continue to sign to buy at a pace above a year ago, as a summer buying surge follows a historically slow spring. According to weekly data from Zillow, there were 3,717 new pending sales in the four-county Southern California region for the week ended Aug. 1. While that was one new escrow short of the previous week — only the second decline in the past 15 weeks — the buying pace was still 3.4% above the same time in 2019. That’s the fifth week of new deals topping year-ago buy...
Tags: Business, Real Estate, News, California, Housing, Time, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Zillow, Southern California, San Bernardino, Riverside, Housing Data, Top Stories LADN, Top Stories OCR


Sponsored travel content from influencers on platforms like Instagram and YouTube has started to rebound after hitting rock bottom in April

The amount of travel and tourism sponsored content from influencers has rebounded by 34% since bottoming out in April, according to a recent report from Izea, an influencer-marketing tech company. Across the travel and tourism industry, sponsored content has been steadily increasing over the course of the last few months, but has not returned to pre-pandemic levels. While travel content has begun to make a comeback, influencers are still at the center of several controversies when it comes to ...
Tags: Instagram, California, Youtube, Los Angeles, Trends, Clubhouse, Izea, Travel Instagram, Chris Young, US State Department, Tulum Mexico, Christina Vidal, Sandra Dandashy, Dandashy


Hulu Unveils Premiere Date & Key Art for Books of Blood

Hulu unveils premiere date & key art for Books of Blood Hulu has unveiled the key art and October premiere date for the forthcoming feature adaptation of Clive Barker’s horror anthology Books of Blood starring Britt Robertson (For the People) and co-written and helmed by Brannon Braga (The Orville). Check out the key art below! RELATED: Clive Barker’s Books of Blood Getting Film Adaptation at Hulu PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; ...
Tags: Movies, Stephen King, Los Angeles, Salem, Hulu, Clive Barker, Harlem, Braga, Simon, Mary, Bennett, Jenna, Robertson, Barker, WGN, Friel


The Station: Uber eats rides, the next micromobility trend, Levandowksi’s day in court

The Station is a weekly newsletter dedicated to all things transportation. Sign up here — just click The Station — to receive it every Saturday in your inbox. Hello and welcome back to The Station, a newsletter dedicated to all the present and future ways people and packages move from Point A to Point B. A series of recent and upcoming vehicle reveals have provided yet another reminder of how automakers are doubling down on tech. This isn’t just about the shift away from knobs and buttons and to...
Tags: Google, Lyft, Uber, Europe, California, Washington, China, New York City, Los Angeles, Tech, Tesla, Bloomberg, Automotive, United States, Ford, Electric Vehicles


Reimagining How Theme Parks Work

Expect the cornonavirus era, say theme park experts, to accelerate a play-driven evolution that has steadily been increasing in parks — in part because they naturally lead to exploration, but also because they appeal to locals and regular park-goers, a demographic that’s more vital than ever if plane travel continues to dip. – Los Angeles Times
Tags: Art, Los Angeles, Issues, 08.09.20


The Tax Collector Rakes in $317,000 at the Box Office

The Tax Collector Rakes in $317,000 at the Box Office According to Deadline, David Ayer’s action drama The Tax Collector grossed an estimated $317K at 129 theaters over the weekend. The film also did well on VOD/digital numbers where it raked in $1M and topped the iTunes charts. No. 2 for the weekend was The Empire Strikes Back with $225K-$240K from 260 sites which brings the Star Wars film to $292M overall since its debut way back in 1980. While No. 3 was Steven Spielberg’s Jurassic Park wi...
Tags: Movies, Los Angeles, David, Netflix, Box Office, Shia LaBeouf, Steven Spielberg, City Of Angels, David Ayer, Ayer, Vineland Drive, Brendan Schaub, ComingSoon, Movie News, Noah Jupe, Lana Parilla


25 bargain shopping outlets for deals on furniture and home décor

It’s not just you who’s been spending hours scrolling through websites full of tables, sofas, pillows, planters, wall art and more to freshen your home and spirits without breaking the bank. Affordable furniture and home décor is just a click away if you know where to look. For example, At Home , the “home décor superstore” that has two retail outlets locally in Foothill Ranch and Riverside, decided to make its products available online for the first time because of the pandemic closures. (O...
Tags: Minneapolis, Los Angeles, Walmart, Sport, Thailand, Things To Do, Canada, Soccer, Ikea, Ufc, Las Vegas, KO, Piper, Homegoods, Wayfair, Riverside


Pomona’s Alejandro Aranda brings Scarypoolparty to City National Grove of Anaheim’s Drive-In OC

Singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Alejandro Aranda, who goes by the moniker Scarypoolparty, will headline City National Grove of Anaheim’s Drive-In OC series on Friday, Sept. 4. Tickets are $150 for general admission and $250 for VIP and go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday, Aug. 14 via AXS.com. Ticket price is per vehicle and each patron inside the vehicle must be able to wear a seatbelt (up to 6 people). Aranda is a Pomona native who finished as a runner-up on the 17th season of “American Id...
Tags: Music, Los Angeles, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Aclu, Jimmy Kimmel Live, Orange County, Southern California, Dillon Francis, Concerts, Pomona, Anaheim, Fitz, Thon, City National Grove of Anaheim


TikTok influencers reveal all the ways they're making money despite the app's limited monetization features

While the short-form video app TikTok offers relatively few ways for its creators to make money, the app's top stars have found a variety of means to earn a living from their large followings. TikTok creators can earn big paychecks by doing brand deals, paid song integrations, app marketing, merchandising, and pushing product sales for storefronts on other websites like Etsy and Depop. We broke down the seven main ways influencers on TikTok can earn money. Subscribe to Business Insider's influ...
Tags: Facebook, Hollywood, Taylor Swift, Instagram, Etsy, Youtube, Los Angeles, Trends, Ariana Grande, Caa, David White, American Eagle, Business Insider, Bott, Ethan, Matthew Wilder


Sponsored travel content from influencers has rebounded 34% from its April low. But controversy has come with it.

The amount of travel and tourism sponsored content from influencers has rebounded by 34% since bottoming out in April, according to a recent report from Izea, an influencer-marketing tech company. Across the travel and tourism industry, sponsored content has been steadily increasing over the course of the last few months, but has not returned to pre-pandemic levels. While travel content has begun to make a comeback, influencers are still at the center of several controversies when it comes to ...
Tags: Instagram, California, Youtube, Los Angeles, Trends, Clubhouse, Izea, Travel Instagram, Chris Young, US State Department, Tulum Mexico, Christina Vidal, Sandra Dandashy, Dandashy


People Are Searching in the Suburbs More Than Ever Before

– Remote work, desire for more space is driving home shoppers to less dense, relatively nearby metros – After a brief pause, home shoppers are increasingly searching outside their metro area – Interest in the Northeast heats up as Midwest, South and West cool – Majority of views from residents of the 100 largest U.S. metros went to suburban properties in their metros Santa Clara, CA – Aug. 10, 2020 (PRNewswire) America is looking to move again, and the COVID-19 pandemic is influencin...
Tags: Florida, Real Estate, New York, News, Sacramento, America, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Radio, San Diego, Manhattan, San Jose, Atlantic City, Bronx, News Corp, South Carolina


$1 dispute over car purchase price sparks 2-year legal battle between auto dealership, Army soldier

Army Maj. Edward Kim has braved mortars, rockets and ambushes from insurgents on some of the bloodiest battlefields of Iraq and Afghanistan. Now safely back on U.S. soil, Kim is fighting a different kind of war in a staid Los Angeles County courtroom. His enemy is Norm Reeves Honda Superstore in Cerritos, a massive auto dealership that, according to the federal government, has a history of deceptive advertising practices. At the heart of competing lawsuits between Norm Reeves and Kim is a disput...
Tags: South Korea, News, California, Iraq, Cars, Sacramento, Los Angeles, Sport, Afghanistan, Automotive, Soccer, Military, Army, Volkswagen, Kim, Lending


$1 dispute over car purchase price sparks 2-year legal battle between auto dealership, Army solider

Army Maj. Edward Kim has braved mortars, rockets and ambushes from insurgents on some of the bloodiest battlefields of Iraq and Afghanistan. Now safely back on U.S. soil, Kim is fighting a different kind of war in a staid Los Angeles County courtroom. His enemy is Norm Reeves Honda Superstore in Cerritos, a massive auto dealership that, according to the federal government, has a history of deceptive advertising practices. At the heart of competing lawsuits between Norm Reeves and Kim is a disput...
Tags: South Korea, News, California, Iraq, Cars, Sacramento, Los Angeles, Sport, Afghanistan, Automotive, Soccer, Military, Army, Volkswagen, Kim, Lending


Suburbs growing in popularity thanks to coronavirus pandemic

A new report from realtor.com shows that amid the coronavirus pandemic U.S. homebuyers are increasingly looking for properties in suburbs, particularly in the Northeast.
Tags: Real Estate, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Data, Radio, West, Portland, Seattle, Southeast, Midwest, Northeast, Markets & Economy, Select, News Brief, Realtor.com, Pandemic


Argonon Group Expands U.S. Operations With Key Appointments

London and New York-headquartered superindie production group Argonon has expanded its U.S. operations with the launch of Argonon USA, gearing up Los Angeles-based West Coast facilities, and making several key appointments. Lindsay Schwartz joins as chief creative officer for Argonon Group-backed Leopard USA. She was previously with Story Street, part of The Content Group at […]
Tags: New York, London, News, Global, Los Angeles, West Coast, House Hunters, The Masked Singer, Argonon Group, Argonon, Argonon USA, Lindsay Schwartz, Leopard USA


Simon Cowell Speaks Out, Thanking Medical Staff, After Bike Accident

“America’s Got Talent” creator and music industry mogul Simon Cowell has thanked the medical staff at the Los Angeles facility he is being treated at after breaking his back falling off a new bicycle on Saturday. “Some good advice… If you buy an electric trail bike, read the manual before you ride it for the […]
Tags: News, Global, America, Los Angeles, Simon Cowell, America's Got Talent


Alexander: Sparks’ Seimone Augustus is on point in first game against her old team

Sparks’ coach Derek Fisher knows something about the stress of returning to face a former team, going back to his own NBA days. So if Seimone Augustus had any nervousness or apprehension about facing her former team Sunday, she was in the right place. Turns out, if she had any she didn’t let on. And none of it fazed her or her Los Angeles teammates, who withstood a third-quarter run from the Minnesota Lynx and went on to roll past their rivals, 97-81, in the WNBA’s bubble in Bradenton, Fla. Augu...
Tags: Minnesota, Sports, LSU, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Tennessee, Nba, Espn, Salt Lake City, Las Vegas, WNBA, Lakers, Sparks, Alexander, Parker


Cardboard MLB fans don’t cut it when players need a push from crowd

LOS ANGELES — Their jobs are difficult enough under normal circumstances. And these are definitely not normal circumstances. The adrenaline rush that comes with being a closer has taken a hit with no fans in the stands and all the cardboard cutouts can’t make up for the intensity of coming into a one-run game with a real crowd on its feet roaring. “Man, it’s hard. I’m not going to lie about that,” Dodgers closer Kenley Jansen said. “It’s an adjustment that we have to make pretty quick here becau...
Tags: California, Sports, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Mlb, Red Bull, Giants, Los Angeles Dodgers, Tupac Shakur, Don, DAVE ROBERTS, Roberts, Dodgers, Jansen, Mookie Betts