September 27, 1992 |
Darren Turcotte scored two goals and John Vanbiesbrouck made 26 saves as the New York Rangers defeated the Kings, 6-2, in an exhibition game Saturday night. Jari Kurri opened the scoring with a power-play goal 3:55 into the game, and Turcotte tied it with 53 seconds to play in the first period. Turcotte made it 2-1 at 3:55 of the second period with the first of New York's five goals in the period.
November 29, 2005 |
In a move uniting two major alternative newspaper chains, government antitrust regulators have cleared the pending merger of New Times Media with Village Voice Media Inc., the owner of LA Weekly, OC Weekly and New York's Village Voice. The Federal Trade Commission posted a notice on its website that it had ended its investigation of the merger. New York-based Village Voice Media owns six weekly urban newspapers, while New Times of Phoenix owns 11.
June 19, 1988 |
Looking ahead to its L. A. Games opener, the Mission Hills American Legion baseball team waited until the eighth inning to pull out a 4-2 interdivisional victory over Glendale on Saturday. "We just wanted to get the game in," Mission Hills Coach Jim Ozella said. "We knew we had the other game to play." Before the 11 a.m. contest began, the coaches agreed that at 1:50 p.m. they would stop play to give Mission Hills time to prepare for its 3 p.m. contest against San Fernando in the L. A. Games.
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June 12, 1998 |
Six months after ending its strike against the Port of Los Angeles, the tiny harbor pilots union announced Thursday that it has filed an unfair labor practices complaint against the port's director for refusing to sign the contract that brought the lengthy walkout to an end. The grievance lodged with the city Employee Relations Board charges that Larry A.
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September 8, 1992 |
For two decades, Wilmington Avenue was the dividing line between Crips and Bloods in Watts, the artificial boundary between Imperial Courts and Nickerson Gardens that could mean life or death for some residents caught on the wrong side.
June 12, 1988 |
In search of a brutish right wing to fill one of their most glaring needs, the Kings used their first two picks in the National Hockey League entry draft Saturday to take a smallish left wing and a defenseman described by at least one scout as "a bit lazy." "You never know how the draft is going to go," General Manager Rogie Vachon of the Kings said from Montreal, where the Kings selected left wing Martin Gelinas of the Hull (Canada) Olympiques with the No.