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OC Register 2 mins ago
Dennis Rasmussen looks to be at center of action with Ducks

Dennis Rasmussen looks to be at center of action with Ducks

ANAHEIM – With the absence of the injured Ryan Kesler, center might be the most important position the Ducks need to fill to open the season. And Kesler isn’t the only one missing. When the gritty, often-injured Nate Thompson opted to take a two-year, $3.3 million deal with Ottawa as a free agent, the Ducks […]
OC Register 3 mins ago
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15 things to do in Orange County this weekend (Sept. 22-24)

There’s fun at the beach, including country music, surfing dogs and a Balboa carnival, as well as plenty of live theatre, Tustin’s 90th birthday and cruising cars. Here are our picks for the weekend: ALL WEEKEND COASTAL COUNTRY JAM: This two-day event takes place at Huntington State Beach and features some of country music’s best […]

Chargers have to play smart, fast to keep up with Chiefs

It’s not a Jedi mind trick or anything like that, though that might help, too. Sunday, when the Chargers host the Kansas City Chiefs in Carson, part of Chargers coach Anthony Lynn’s plan to slow down the opponent will be demands placed on his team’s brains and smarts instead of their legs. “When...
Mr. President, please knock off the juvenile tweets

Mr. President, please knock off the juvenile tweets

Even after eight months in the most important job in the world, President Trump can’t resist being a ridiculous juvenile with some of his tweets. A recent example — we can’t say the latest example, because we can’t predict what he might tweet between when we write this and when you read it — was […]
Latest health care bill is too hasty, risky

Latest health care bill is too hasty, risky

Republicans in Congress have not given up on altering our health care system, and the White House is prepared to go along for the ride. Unfortunately, the new bill, led by Reps. Bill Cassidy, R.-La., and Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., is too hasty and too risky to merit support. Rather than scrambling at this late date […]
New York Daily News 16 mins ago
Yankees being pushed by MLB, local pols to add protective netting

Yankees being pushed by MLB, local pols to add protective netting

What will it take for all 30 MLB clubs to finally have safety features installed or updated to further protect fans?
San Diego Union-Tribune 16 mins ago

First pitch: September a good month for Hunter Renfroe

Hunter Renfroe, the clean-up hitter tonight to start a four-game series against the wild-card hopeful Rockies, is one home run away from seizing sole control of the Padres’ rookie home run record. In September, the 25-year-old right fielder is good bet to mash a least a few more before season’s...
News & Observer 20 mins ago

Championship matchup between Brady (NFL) and Watson (CFP)

The defending Super Bowl champion New England Patriots won't be the only winners on the field on Sunday when they play the Texans. Houston quarterback Deshaun Watson is just eight …
Sport Mole 20 mins ago
Preview: Everton vs. Bournemouth

Preview: Everton vs. Bournemouth

Sports Mole previews the action from Everton's Premier League meeting with Bournemouth.
MASN Sports 20 mins ago

Grace in "rhythm," feels "good right now" as postseason approaches - Byron Kerr

Grace working to regain rhythm, Nats face postseason decisions on bullpen lefties
San Jose Mercury News 21 mins ago
Core player or trade chip: Joe Panik is in an uncertain place as Giants head into the winter

Core player or trade chip: Joe Panik is in an uncertain place as Giants head into the winter

His average is suddenly up to .291, but does Joe Panik count as a core player or a trade chip as the Giants seek to creatively upgrade following a lost year?
OC Register 21 mins ago
Top committed water polo players, swimmers (9-21-17)

Top committed water polo players, swimmers (9-21-17)

TOP COMMITTED WATER POLO PLAYERS, SWIMMERS Class of 2018 Updated Sept. 21, 2017 BOYS WATER POLO (14 commits) Name, School, Position/speciality, College Wyatt Benson, Mater Dei, center, Princeton Jake Cavano, Huntington Beach, defender/utility, UCLA Hannes Daube, Orange Lutheran, attacker, USC Noah Hodge, Santa Margarita, goalie, Harvard Matt Kacura, Orange Lutheran, attacker, UCLA Joseph Molina, Foothill, […]

Court says family can pursue lawsuit in 2009 fatal Anaheim police shooting

A California appeals court has paved the way for a wrongful-death trial in the case of a man shot and killed by an Anaheim police officer in 2009. Appellate justices on Tuesday said the family of Adolf Anthony Sanchez Gonzalez can pursue the lawsuit against the city after a federal appeals court reversed a lower […]
Larry Brown Sports 22 mins ago

Kenta Maeda moving to bullpen for Dodgers

The Los Angeles Dodgers are moving starting pitcher Kenta Maeda to the bullpen. Maeda started and pitched three innings in the Dodgers’ 5-4 win over the Phillies Thursday. After the game, the Dodgers made it official that Maeda will move to the bullpen. Dave Roberts said Kenta Maeda will move to bullpen now. #Dodgers think...Read More
Outstanding music teachers

Outstanding music teachers

With Varsity Arts coverage coming to an end, we asked Orange County high school teachers to identify colleagues from their campus or other schools who do great work on behalf of the county’s arts students. We’d like to honor those named. MUSIC Mark Aguero teaches instrumental music at Century High School. Brian Akamine teaches choral […]

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