Republican wins U.S. Senate seat in Louisiana, giving GOP 52-48 edge in the chamber

Louisiana voters Saturday chose to send Republican state Treasurer John Kennedy to the U.S. Senate, filling the nation’s last Senate seat and giving the GOP a 52-48 edge in the chamber when the new term begins in January.

Kennedy had always been the runoff election’s front-runner in a state that…

Narbonne’s 21-point rally is not enough against San Diego Catholic

Michael Haynes was an NFL Hall of Famer with the Raiders. He’s also a City Section Hall of Famer from L.A. Marshall High, so he couldn’t really lose Friday night watching his son, Tate, be the quarterback for San Diego Cathedral Catholic while taking on City Section Division I champion Harbor City…

Update on: Trump said to pick drilling advocate Cathy McMorris Rodgers for Interior

Trump said to pick drilling advocate Cathy McMorris Rodgers for Interior Dec. 9, 2016, 5:15 p.m. This is our look at President-elect Donald Trump’s transition and the outgoing Obama administration: Strident advocate for drilling on federal lands selected to lead Interior departmentPresident Obama…

First ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’ trailer reunites Iron Man and Peter Parker

The first-ever trailer for the Marvel and Sony Pictures Entertainment superhero collaboration, “Spider-Man: Homecoming,” is out, and it’s bringing together a whole lot more than two studios. The new Spider-Man movie is making full use of their crossover with lots and lots of Iron Man. 

Tom Holland…

Californians rate public colleges highly and back giving them more state dollars, survey shows

Most Californians give high marks to their public universities and colleges but worry they are too expensive, according to a statewide survey released Thursday.

The majority of Californians surveyed by the Public Policy Institute of California support more money for public higher education, but…

Asian shares edge down, but on track for weekly gains

TOKYO/SYDNEY (Reuters) – Asian shares edged down on Friday but were on track for weekly gains, while the euro became more settled after the volatility seen in the wake of the European Central Bank’s decision to trim the size of its asset purchase program while also extending it for longer than many analysts had expected.

Boys’ basketball: Oak Park prepares for Sierra Canyon showdown

Oak Park has aspirations of being an Open Division team in the Southern Section this season, so having the opportunity to take on No. 1-ranked Sierra Canyon on Friday at 6:30 p.m. at Sierra Canyon is going to be a great test.

The Eagles (6-2) own a win over Long Beach Poly and tuned up by beating…