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Photos: WARNER BROS. VIP Studio Tour Is Extending The Batman Exhibit, The Ultimate Fan Experience, Into May 2015

photos.dailynews.com — By Warner Bros. VIP Studio Tour Features an enormous collection of memorabilia on display in the Museum and a vast array of iconic vehicles in the Picture Car Vault on the studio's Burbank lot. The Batman exhibit marks the first time that artifacts from all seven films have ever been exhibited together.
Dec 20, 2014

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Photos: People Get Out Of Town For The Holidays At Bob Hope Airport in Burbank

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Dec 20, 2014

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Photos: Super Saturday Shoppers do Battle at The Glendale Galleria

Dec 20, 2014

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No. 1 Kentucky men’s basketball crushes UCLA

dailynews.com — CHICAGO - This is less a game recap than a eulogy. Yes, Kentucky beat UCLA on Saturday. Nearly anyone with even passing knowledge of college basketball expected that. The No. 1 Wildcats are unquestionably the nation's best team, a squad with the type of size and talent that could - on a good night - overwhelm a bad NBA team.
Dec 20, 2014

UCLA played a basketball game against No. 1 Kentucky today. The Bruins lost. By a lot. dailynews.com/sports/2014122… pic.twitter.com/E65F7WtcXU

NFL executive: No teams moving to Los Angeles for 2015 season

dailynews.com — One day after the San Diego Chargers announced they were staying put at Qualcomm Stadium for the 2015 season, I received a text from a high-level NFL executive. Without getting into too many details, the text reiterated an interesting bit of information my source had passed along earlier in the week.

Dodgers’ 2015 roster will have a very different look

dailynews.com — Dodgers second baseman Howie Kendrick could only speak for himself Friday. He was alone on a dais at Dodger Stadium, at least until his two young sons joined him to talk about the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.
Dec 19, 2014

Andrew Friedman said it's too soon for him to reflect on the #Dodgers' sweeping changes. We gave it our best shot: bit.ly/1Jx2XPc

Lakers’ Byron Scott wonders if Dallas acquiring Rajon Rondo will be enough to contend

dailynews.com — So much for Kobe Bryant having breakfast in Boston two weeks ago with Rajon Rondo. The Mavericks acquired Rondo from the Celtics for Brandan Wright, Jae Crowder, Jameer Nelson, a 2015 first-round pick and a 2016 second-round pick.
Dec 20, 2014

Byron Scott praised Mavericks acquiring Rajon Rondo. But Scott considers Warriors & Grizzlies best in the West bit.ly/1vanYFW

L.A. Kings defenseman Robyn Regehr out 2-3 weeks with hand injury

dailynews.com — The Kings' defense corps took another hit Friday, when general manager Dean Lombardi said veteran Robyn Regehr would be sidelined for between two and three weeks because of a hand injury he suffered during L.A.'s 6-4 victory Thursday over the St. Louis Blues.

Bryant misses potential game winner in Lakers 104-103 loss to Thunder

dailynews.com — Part of Kobe Bryant's legacy will partly entail an endless list of game-winning shots and scoring binges that make for an extensive highlight tape. But the Lakers' 104-103 loss on Friday to the Oklahoma City Thunder will not feature any of those moments.
Dec 20, 2014

Kobe Bryant misses potential game winner in Lakers 104-103 loss to Thunder (first edition for paper) bit.ly/1w7ZfkR

Saturday’s college bowl game capsules

dailynews.com — new orleans bowl Nevada (7-5, 4-4 Mountain West) vs. Louisiana-Lafayette (8-4, 7-1 Sun Belt) Kickoff: 8 a.m., Mercedes-Benz Superdome, ESPN Line: Louisiana-Lafayette by 1. Series record: Nevada leads 1-0. Etc.: Nevada seeks its first bowl victory since the 2010 season, when Colin Kaepernick was quarterback.

College Football Bowl Schedule

dailynews.com — Saturday, Dec. 20New Orleans BowlNevada (7-5) vs. Louisiana-Lafayette (8-4), 8 a.m. (ESPN)New Mexico Bowl (at Albuquerque)UTEP (7-5) vs. Utah State (9-4), 11:20 a.m. (ESPN)Las Vegas BowlColorado State (10-2) v

Kobe Bryant thriving in his own reality-series setting

dailynews.com — Suggestions for a title that could best capture this Kobe Bryant reality series playing out during this 2014-15 season might start with "Survivor," include "The Voice" and add in some "Fear Factor," if none of them had already been taken. How about going with "Say Yes to Distress."
Dec 18, 2014

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Dec 18, 2014

@ReggieMillerTNT on @kobebryant: If guys too thin-skinned, can’t play w/ him demanding max effort, don’t come to LA: dailynews.com/sports/2014121…

Dec 18, 2014

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Watch these adorable baby otters play at the L.A. Zoo

dailynews.com — LOS ANGELES >> Three playful otter pups and a 6-foot-tall baby giraffe born this fall made their premiere this week at the Los Angeles Zoo. One male and two female otter pups born in September recently ventured out to swim in their new outdoor habitat at the Rainforest of the Americas exhibit.

PHOTOS: Howie Kendrick introduced as new Dodger infielder

Matt Kemp says he won’t miss most aspects of Hollywood

dailynews.com — Mark Whicker SAN DIEGO - Orel Hershiser wasn't a Dodger forever. Neither were Steve Garvey, Ron Cey, Fernando Valenzuela, Mike Piazza, Pedro Martinez, Hideo Nomo ... But when you listened to Matt Kemp here, or at least the relaxed, healthy, center-of-the-universe Matt Kemp, you had to wonder why this divorce had to be.

Howie Kendrick, Jimmy Rollins reflect on Dodgers trade

dailynews.com — Howie Kendrick has been an Angel his entire career, dating to the time he was drafted 12 years ago. Yet he never bought a house near Anaheim, he said, "for the fact that I've almost been traded every year." It finally happened last Thursday, when the Angels shipped the 31-year-old second baseman up the freeway for young pitcher Andrew Heaney.
Dec 19, 2014

In 24 combined seasons, Howie Kendrick and Jimmie Rollins hadn't been traded before last week. Now they're #Dodgers: bit.ly/1CboVoX

Jemyma Betrian patiently waiting for her time in the UFC

dailynews.com — Just one week after the UFC crowned its first women's strawweight champion, another 115-pounder waits in the wings. Jemyma Betrian has the striking, evidenced by her several Muay Thai world championships. She has the experience in her corner, with Glendale Fighting Club's Edmond Tarverdyan overseeing her transition to MMA.

Review: ‘Mr. Turner’ tells of gifted artist, surly man

dailynews.com — Rating: 4 stars R: some sexual content. Director: Mike Leigh. Timothy Spall won Cannes' Best Actor prize for portraying the very gifted and rather strange painter J.M.W. Turner in "Mr. Turner."

UCLA basketball team faces biggest challenge yet in No. 1 Kentucky

dailynews.com — CHICAGO - In the middle of a glowing spiel about his upcoming opponent this week, Kentucky head coach John Calipari dropped a line that would make most college basketball fans snicker. "The UCLA game's going to be a really hard game for us." Never mind that No.
Dec 19, 2014

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