• Dynamic Dodgers reach World Series with consummate teamwork

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — After third baseman Justin Turner and closer Kenley Jansen propelled the Los Angeles Dodgers to their most recent home playoff victory a few days ago, they took off their uniforms and pulled on T-shirts supporting a teammate.

  • NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn’t happen this week

    A roundup of some of the most popular, but completely untrue, headlines of the week. None of these stories are legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked these out; here are the real facts:

  • TV Academy to consider expelling Harvey Weinstein

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Television Academy has voted to begin disciplinary proceedings against disgraced film mogul Harvey Weinstein.

  • Vegas shooting doesn’t change opinions on guns: AP-NORC poll

    ATLANTA (AP) — The slaying of five dozen people in Las Vegas did little to change Americans’ opinions about gun laws.

  • California fires cause $1B in damage, burn 7,000 buildings

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The wildfires that have devastated Northern California this month caused at least $1 billion in damage to insured property, officials said Thursday, as authorities increased the count of homes and other buildings destroyed to nearly 7,000.

  • Raiders eke out 31-30 win over Chiefs on Carr’s late TD pass

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Oakland Raiders scored two apparent game-winning touchdowns that didn’t count. The Kansas City Chiefs forced incompletions on back-to-back plays that ended with 0:00 on the clock only to have the game extended by penalties.

  • Deflated Ball: Blake gets 29 in Clips’ 108-92 rout of Lakers

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Patrick Beverley crowded chest-to-chest with Lonzo Ball before an inbounds pass in the first quarter while they were 94 feet from the basket. Moments later at midcourt, Beverley emphatically fouled the Lakers’ rookie point guard and watched him fall.

  • Hernandez hits 3 HRs, Dodgers top Cubs to reach World Series

    CHICAGO (AP) — Enrique Hernandez put a Hollywood ending on an LA story three decades in the making.

  • Trump’s border wall models take shape in San Diego

    SAN DIEGO (AP) — The last two of eight prototypes for President Donald Trump’s proposed border wall took shape Thursday at a construction site in San Diego.

  • Raiders Marshawn Lynch ejected for pushing official

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Oakland Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch was ejected Thursday night after shoving an official when he ran onto the field during a scuffle against the Kansas City Chiefs.