• A year after Rams QB switch, Goff faces Keenum’s Vikings

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Almost exactly one year ago, the Los Angeles Rams switched quarterbacks by making Case Keenum a backup again and jump-starting Jared Goff’s career.

  • Raiders return to Mexico City to take on Patriots

    ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — From the thin air and the long climb from the field to the locker room to the party atmosphere in the stands that included a distracting laser pointed at the quarterback’s eyes, the Oakland Raiders’ first trip to Mexico City offered a unique scene.

  • California shooting rampage highlights “ghost guns”

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — The man who went on a shooting rampage in Northern California this week found an easy way around a court order prohibiting him from having guns: He secretly built them at home.

  • Radio anchor says Franken groped, kissed her without consent

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Minnesota Sen. Al Franken faces a storm of criticism and a likely ethics investigation after a Los Angeles radio anchor accused him Thursday of forcibly kissing her and groping her during a 2006 USO tour. He is the first member of Congress caught up in the recent wave of allegations of sexual abuse and inappropriate behavior.

  • ‘Wind River’ filmmakers take control back from Weinstein

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Like an avenging character straight out of one of his films, writer-director Taylor Sheridan said he was not going to let “Wind River” stay in Harvey Weinstein’s control.

  • Embiid’s career-high 46 leads 76ers past Lakers 115-109

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Joel Embiid scored a career-high 46 points — the most by a Philadelphia player in 11 years — and grabbed 15 rebounds to lead the 76ers past the Los Angeles Lakers 115-109 on Wednesday night.

  • Ritchie, Manson lead Ducks past slumping Bruins, 4-2

    ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Nick Ritchie and Josh Manson had a goal and an assist apiece, and Kevin Roy scored his first NHL goal in the Anaheim Ducks’ 4-2 victory over the slumping Boston Bruins on Wednesday night.

  • Moneke has 26 points, 10 boards; UC Davis holds off Pacific

    STOCKTON, Calif. (AP) — Chima Moneke had 26 points and 10 rebounds to help UC Davis beat Pacific 62-58 on Wednesday night.

  • San Diego beats Robert Morris 65-53

    SAN DIEGO (AP) — Isaiah Wright scored 17 points with eight rebounds and six assists as San Diego kept Robert Morris winless with a 65-53 victory at the Grand Canyon Classic on Wednesday night.

  • Hermanson, Naar lead big second half for No. 21 Saint Mary’s

    MORAGA, Calif. (AP) — On top of the Saint Mary’s white board in the locker room is a regular reminder that reads “transition defense.”