Save Money in this Sunday's paper
Sign up to get the Around Town Newsletter »

The Los Angeles Angels used eight pitchers — a franchise record for a nine-inning game — in a 2-0 victory over Oakland on Saturday night that increased their AL West lead over the Athletics to four games.

In the world of Florida's Creole-language talk radio, where hard-working Haitian Americans tune in by the thousands, Philippe Bourciquot pitched the lure of easy money.

The wall was starting to resemble a map of wide rectangles of different colors. You could have called them building blocks, artistically speaking.

It is 20 feet up to the thin red board that serves as a launch pad for the flying trapeze. But the mental space in which the mind does its gymnastics is boundless, always reaching the same end: This is a bad idea.

Novak Djokovic used some of his spotlight as the world's top tennis player to let another light shine.

Bob Tway shot a 7-under 63 on Saturday for a share of the second-round lead with Joe Durant and Joe Daley in the Champions Tour's Shaw Charity Classic.

The mixed martial arts fighter known as War Machine has been extradited to Las Vegas to face charges he beat his ex-girlfriend and then fled to California.

"Halo: Nightfall" is returning to familiar territory.

The supervisor in Los Angeles is Michael Blood, followed by Daisy Nguyen. If you have a news tip or questions about the report, call 213-626-1200. The supervisor in San Francisco is Lisa Leff. She can be reached at 415-495-1708.

Tens of thousands turned out for the start of the "Budweiser Made in America" concert in Philadelphia and just as many should be on hand for day two.

Next Page »
Your 2 Cents
Share your opinion with our Partners
Learn More
CharlotteObserver.com