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Despite COVID and Controversy, the Tokyo Olympics Are Underway. Meet 3 SoCal Contenders

From sailing to karate, SoCal is well represented at the 2021 Olympic Games
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Could This Be the Year of the Clippers?

Long-suffering fans are hoping L.A.'s 'other' team can come back from a third consecutive playoff series deficit
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As the NBA Playoffs Arrive, Here’s What to Expect From L.A.’s Teams

It's all on the line as the Lakers try to defend their title and the Clippers try to change their reputation.
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After a Year of Crushed Dreams, L.A. Olympians and Paralympians Hope 2021 Will Finally Be Their Shot

For athletes who spent years training to make it to Tokyo, 2020 was a major setback. We spoke with three locals about forging ahead amid a global crisis and the uncertainty that's come with it
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After Several Controversies, Tito Ortiz Resigns from Huntington Beach City Council

The UFC fighter turned anti-mask politician blamed "hostility and judgement" for the move
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Thanks to Capacity Limits, Seeing Sports in L.A. Right Now Is Kind of the Best

From short concessions lines to an utter lack of traffic, people are relishing this once-in-a-lifetime experience
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Are Influencer Exhibition Fights the Future of Boxing?

As this weekend’s Social Gloves: Battle of the Platforms prepares to pit YouTubers against TikTokers for a massive audience, not everyone’s pumped about the new gen of pugilist
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Drake Took Over Dodgers Stadium for a Private Date Night

An eagle-eyed helicopter pilot spotted the rapper and girlfriend Johanna Leia during their pricey romantic rendezvous
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Woman Who Says Trevor Bauer Sexually Assaulted Her Is Denied Restraining Order

An L.A. County judge rules that the suspended Dodgers pitcher poses no threat to his accuser
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Mattel Apologizes for Failing to Represent Asians in Its Olympics Collection

The toymaker says it "fell short" with its inclusive line of Tokyo Olympics Barbies