Holy fire containment rises to 10% as firefighters battle heat and steep terrain near Lake Elsinore

Firefighters gained a toehold Friday evening against the Holy fire burning in the Cleveland National Forest near Lake Elsinore, doubling the fire’s containment to 10%, … Continue reading

Carlos Rodon’s gem sets stage for Daniel Palka’s walk-off homer in 9th to give White Sox 1-0 win over Indians

Now there’s no question: Carlos Rodon is baseball’s best pitcher — at least if you’re counting since the beginning of July. The left-hander threw a … Continue reading

“Suicidal” mechanic steals Horizon Airlines plane from Seattle airport, crashes it near small island

SEATAC, Wash. — A “suicidal” airline mechanic stole an empty Horizon Airlines plane, took off from Sea-Tac International Airport and was chased by military jets … Continue reading

Horizon Air worker takes plane from Sea-Tac Airport, crashes on island in south Puget Sound

Officials said a 29-year-old Horizon Air employee took off from Seattle-Tacoma International Airport and crashed in Pierce County. No other passengers or crew appeared to … Continue reading

In sweet irony, Ryan McMahon’s home run off former Colorado reliever catalyzes Rockies’ comeback over Dodgers

Rockies’ fans have made it a point this year on social media — and with many strongly worded emails to beat reporters’ inboxes — to … Continue reading