Posts Tagged California

Michael Putnam shoots 63 to take Humana Challenge lead

Phil Mickelson watches his bunker shot on the fourth hole during the first round of the Humana Challenge golf tournament at the La Quinta Country Club on Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015 in La Quinta, Calif. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

LA QUINTA, Calif. (AP) — Michael Putnam made nine birdies in an 11-hole stretch Thursday and finished with a 9-under 63 to take a one-stroke lead in the Humana Challenge.

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US man close running 7 marathons in 7 days on 7 continents

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A San Francisco man is one race away from completing seven marathons in seven days on seven continents.

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Review: ‘Boy Next Door’ way too predictable

This photo released by Universal Pictures shows, Ryan Guzman as Noah seducing Jennifer Lopez as Claire Peterson in a scene from the film, "The Boy Next Door." (AP Photo/Universal Pictures, Suzanne Hanover)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — No good adulterous affair goes unpunished in Hollywood movies. The latest proof is J.Lo starrer “The Boy Next Door,” a gender-reversing B-movie spin on “Fatal Attraction” that sets suburban family values against that one night of misguided, irresistible passion. An economically told popcorn pic built from horror-movie tropes, the film stars Jennifer Lopez and Ryan Guzman as, respectively, the world’s most glamorous high school teacher and its oldest 19-year-old.

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Sharks beat Kings 4-2 in final game before All-Star break

San Jose Sharks' Logan Couture (39) scores past Los Angeles Kings goalie Jonathan Quick (32) during the first period of an NHL hockey game Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015, in San Jose, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — A matchup with their fiercest rival was all it took for the San Jose Sharks to get their intensity back.

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Lopez’s 22 points, 6 blocks helps Nets beat Kings 103-100

Brooklyn Nets guard Bojan Bogdanovic, center, of Croatia, goes to the basket for the stuff between Sacramento Kings' DeMarcus Cousins, left, and Jason Thompson, right, during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Sacramento, Calif., Wednesday Jan. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — If trade rumors are bothering Brook Lopez, it’s hard to tell, because the veteran center is playing inspired basketball of late for the Brooklyn Nets.

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