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Owners have grand plans for new MLS club in LA

Major League Soccer announces the details of the league's plan to launch a second team in the Los Angeles area after shutting down Chivas USA, at a news conference in Los Angeles Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014. Flanking MLS commissioner Don Garber, second from right, are members of the ownership group Tom Penn, Peter Guber and Henry Nguyen, right. The new team, the Los Angeles Football Club, will begin play in 2017 with strong owners and plans for a soccer-specific stadium. (AP Photo/Nick Ut)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Henry Nguyen and Peter Guber envision their new Major League Soccer team taking the field somewhere in the Los Angeles area in early 2017 in a sparkling new stadium filled with roaring fans.

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Mickey Thompson murder case reaches appeals court

In this Jan. 4, 2007, file photo, Michael Goodwin looks at the jury as the verdict is read by the judge in Pasadena, Calif. A lawyer for Goodwin convicted of murdering auto racing great Mickey Thompson and his wife urged a California appellate court panel on Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014, to overcome distaste for defendant Goodwin and reverse his case. (AP Photo/Francine Orr, Pool, File)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A lawyer for a man convicted of murdering auto racing great Mickey Thompson and his wife urged a California appellate court panel on Tuesday to overcome distaste for defendant Michael Goodwin and reverse his case.

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