• Taylor, Puig power Dodgers past Cubs 5-2 in NLCS Game 1

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Although Clayton Kershaw once again failed to dominate in a postseason start, these Los Angeles Dodgers don’t need one guy to carry them.

  • Family dog emerges alive and happy from wildfire aftermath

    SANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — Jack Weaver and his brother-in-law Patrick Widen walked around police barricades, through a creek and up treacherous hilly roads to save Weaver’s mother from the grim task of recovering the body of the family’s beloved dog Izzy.

  • 49ers promote TE Cole Hikutini to active roster

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The San Francisco 49ers have promoted tight end Cole Hikutini from the practice squad to the active roster.

  • Raiders promote LB Shilique Calhoun to active roster

    ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — The Oakland Raiders have promoted linebacker Shilique Calhoun from the practice squad to the active roster.

  • Seager dropped from Dodgers’ NLCS roster due to back injury

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Shortstop Corey Seager has been left off the Los Angeles Dodgers’ roster for the NL Championship Series against the Chicago Cubs.

  • Gusty winds fan California wildfires, force more evacuations

    SANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — With the winds dying down, fire officials said Sunday they have apparently “turned a corner” against the wildfires that have devastated California wine country and other parts of the state over the past week, and thousands of people got the all-clear to return home.

  • The Latest: Wind-fueled flames force new evacuations

    SANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on California’s wildfires (all times local):

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  • ‘She was my life’: Longtime loves among those lost in fire

    More than 30 people have died in the deadliest week of wildfires in California history. The victims include a couple who recently celebrated their 75th wedding anniversary, a woman born with a spinal defect who worked to help others despite her own troubles and a woman who died in her husband’s arms as they sought safety in a backyard swimming pool.

  • Washington St-Cal game still on as scheduled despite fires

    BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — The game between No. 8 Washington State and California is scheduled to be played Friday night as planned despite poor air quality because of the fires in nearby wine country.