Earthquake Protection An Issue In LA's Bid For 2024 OlympicsThe Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum has seen almost a century of American history, hosting the first Super Bowl, the 1960 Democratic convention where John F. Kennedy was nominated and two Olympic Games, as well as concerts by Bruce Springsteen and the Rolling Stones.
Game-Day Gridlock Expected For Exposition Park AreaThe Exposition Park area could become a parking lot Thursday afternoon, with the USC-Washington football game scheduled for kickoff at 6 p.m. at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum.
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Los Angeles Projects $161M Surplus For OlympicsAnxiety over taxpayer costs helped cripple Boston's 2024 Olympic bid, but organizers in potential stand-in Los Angeles projected that they could stage events from Santa Monica Beach to the Hollywood Hills and bank a $161 million surplus.
Los Angeles Projects $161 Million Surplus For OlympicsAnxiety over taxpayer costs helped cripple Boston's 2024 Olympic bid, but organizers in potential stand-in Los Angeles disclosed a budget Tuesday that shows the city holding a $161 million surplus after staging events from Santa Monica beaches to the Hollywood Hills.
Special Olympics World Games Bids Farewell To Los AngelesAfter more than a week of weightlifting, horseback riding, swimming, soccer matches and dozens of other competitions, 6,500 athletes from 165 countries braced themselves Sunday for perhaps the most emotional Special Olympics World Games event on their schedule — saying goodbye to a city that has embraced them.
Boston's Withdrawal From Olympics Bid May Propel LA's Chances As 2024 Host As Boston drops out of the running to host the 2024 Olympics, Los Angeles finds itself as a possible frontrunner to host the games for the third time.
Special Olympics Athletes Get Ready For World Games That Begin In LA This WeekendThousands of athletes are getting ready to compete in the Special Olympics World Games here in Los Angeles.
Michelle Obama To Open 2015 Special Olympics In Los AngelesThe Special Olympics features athletes with intellectual disabilities competing in such sports as swimming, basketball, track and field, and gymnastics.
Best Events To Look Forward To In L.A. For 20152015 is upon us and with it brings five exciting events and opportunities to the city of Los Angeles.
Halle Berry, Christina Applegate To Host Revlon Run-Walk For Women On May 10Actresses Halle Berry and Christina Applegate will host the 21st Annual EIF Revlon Run/Walk for Women.
Residents Recall Nelson Mandela's Historic Visit To SouthlandAs news of Nelson Mandela's death swept the world it got many Southland residents remembering a historic trip he made here in 1990, shortly after he was released from prison.