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US halts weekly local police immigration cooperation report

WASHINGTON — A widely criticized weekly report publicized by President Trump’s administration to showcase local police seen as uncooperative with immigration enforcement was suspended Tuesday after the administration [Read entire story]

Heat defeat Cavaliers in overtime, keep playoff hopes alive

Miami’s Tyler Johnson scored 24 points, including the game’s final four from the foul line, and the host Heat remained alive in the postseason chase by defeating the Cleveland Cavaliers 124-121 in overtime [Read entire story]

Inmate at Elmwood Dies in Fall From Jail’s Second Floor

Inmate at Elmwood Dies in Fall From Jail's Second Floor

Authorities in Santa Clara County say an inmate was found dead in the common area of a jail after falling from a second-story tier. [Read entire story]

U.S. teams with Mexico and Canada in bid to host ’26 Cup

The United States launched its bid to co-host the 2026 World Cup with Mexico and Canada on Monday after gaining the support of President Donald Trump to pursue soccer’s showpiece amid heightened regional political [Read entire story]

Kings fire coach Darryl Sutter, GM Dean Lombardi

The Kings on Monday fired coach Darryl Sutter and general manager Dean Lombardi — the duo who led the franchise to its only two Stanley Cup championships. The Kings promoted Rob Blake to vice president and general [Read entire story]

Nancy Pelosi, Barbara Lee Join Anti-Poverty Rally in LA

Nancy Pelosi, Barbara Lee Join Anti-Poverty Rally in LA

House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi joined a group of about 200 people at a rally in Los Angeles on Sunday, calling for continued federal funding to help combat poverty in the U.S.Photo Credit: Getty Images [Read entire story]

Ducks wrap up Pacific Division title

Anaheim’s Nate Thompson scored his first goal of the season to tie it with 8:26 to play and Shea Theodore won it in overtime, helping the Ducks clinch their fifth consecutive Pacific Division title with a 4-3 victory [Read entire story]

Russell Westbrook sets triple-double mark, hits buzzer-beater

[...] Russell Westbrook broke Oscar Robertson’s record for most triple-doubles in a season. Westbrook’s 36-foot dagger at the buzzer gave visiting Oklahoma City a 106-105 victory, eliminating the Nuggets from [Read entire story]

James Hinchcliffe grabs 1st victory since near-fatal 2015 accident

Hinchcliffe wrecked during a May practice at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, and his life was saved by the at-track safety crew that smartly pinched off the blood flow and raced him into surgery. Sebastien Bourdais [Read entire story]

Tillerson cautions North Korea after Syria attack

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says the U.S. missile strikes against a Syrian air base in retaliation for a chemical weapon attack carries a message for any nation operating outside of international norms. On Saturday [Read entire story]

Lillard scores 59 as Blazers seek playoff matchup with Warriors

Damian Lillard scored a franchise-record 59 points and matched his career high with nine three-pointers to help the Portland Trail Blazers beat the visiting Utah Jazz 101-86 on Saturday night. The win put the Blazers [Read entire story]

Leafs defeat Penguins, clinch 1st playoff berth in 4 years

About this time last year Leo Komarov had his bags packed and plane ticket home to Finland almost ready to go, his Toronto Maple Leafs wrapping up a 30th-place season. [...] Saturday, they clinched their first playoff [Read entire story]

Westbrook joins Robertson in averaging triple-double for a season

Russell Westbrook became the second player in NBA history to average a triple-double for a season, but failed for the second game in a row to break Oscar Robertson’s single-season record for triple-doubles. Westbrook [Read entire story]

Not so sticky: MLB says no violation in Molina stuck ball

Major League Baseball looked into that baseball that stuck to the chest protector of Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina on Thursday and found there was no rule violation. The Dodgers placed former A’s pitcher Rich Hill [Read entire story]

Allen Crabbe hits 8 treys to help Portland win

Allen Crabbe had 25 points, including a career-high eight three-pointers, and the Portland Trail Blazers beat the visiting Minnesota Timberwolves 105-98 Thursday night to snap a two-game losing streak. Damian Lillard [Read entire story]

Gibson, Ducks top Blackhawks

Corey Perry scored a power-play goal, John Gibson made 37 saves in his 12th career shutout and the host Anaheim Ducks clinched home-ice advantage in the first round of the playoffs with a 4-0 victory over the Chicago [Read entire story]

James’ 36 points help Cavs take sole possession of 1st in East

LeBron James and the Cavaliers sent a message to the Boston Celtics in their final matchup during the regular season: James had 36 points, 10 rebounds and six assists and visiting Cleveland ran past Boston 114-91 on [Read entire story]

Berkeley Becomes Second California City to Ban Fur Clothing

Berkeley Becomes Second California City to Ban Fur Clothing

Officials have voted to ban the sale of fur clothing in Berkeley, the second city in California to approve such a ban.Photo Credit: Bloomberg via Getty Images file [Read entire story]

Buffalo forward Kyle Okposo hospitalized with illness

A person with direct knowledge of Okposo’s status confirmed Wednesday that the player is in the neurosurgical intensive-care unit at Buffalo General Hospital. The person spoke on the condition of anonymity because the [Read entire story]

Police Object to California Marijuana Regulation Revamp

Police Object to California Marijuana Regulation Revamp

California law enforcement officials objected Wednesday to Gov. Jerry Brown's proposed streamlining of the state's marijuana regulations, saying his plan could endanger public safety.Photo Credit: Getty Images [Read entire story]