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Spotted Reading In Public: What's Everyone Else Reading This Summer?

Posted 08.21.2011 | Books

After a long, harsh winter, it is finally really warming up outside. And, boy, does it feel great! We're sure you're daydreaming of the exotic vaca...

Bud Selig Rejects Dodgers Television Deal, Forces Frank McCourt To Sell Or Sue

AP | GREG RISLING | Posted 08.20.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig has rejected a proposed television deal between the Los Angeles Dodgers and Fox Sports that voids ...

Jordan Schultz

A Bitter Cup Of Coffee : Doug Gladstone Talks Baseball Pensions | Jordan Schultz | Posted 08.17.2011 | Sports

Doug Gladstone's A Bitter Cup of Coffee is an engaging, critically acclaimed book focused on the lack of pensions for former Major League Baseball players. He recently caught up with the The Huffington Post via email to answer some questions about A Bitter Cup of Coffee.

BREAKING: McCourts Reach Divorce Settlement

AP | GREG RISLING | Posted 08.17.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — To retain ownership of the Los Angeles Dodgers, owner Frank McCourt must overcome two formidable obstacles laid out in a binding s...

Public Ownership of Dodgers Backed By LA City Council

2011-04-04-tcmhuffpo.jpg | Posted 08.15.2011 | Los Angeles

This story comes courtesy of The City Maven By Alice M. Walton The concept of public ownership of the Los Angeles Dodgers was backed today by th...

McCourt Divorce Settlement May Jeopardize L.A. Marathon | Bill Shaikin | Posted 08.09.2011 | Divorce

The Dodgers are not the only Los Angeles sports institution facing an uncertain future because of the protracted divorce proceedings between Frank and...

Tales From the Haunted Dodger Ravine

Jeff Polman | Posted 08.03.2011 | Sports
Jeff Polman

Media and close friends who won't go near the Old McCourt Place after dark painted pictures of a treacherous pit, a crumbling baseball castle surrounded by shadowy parking lots, and plagued by roving, foulmouthed, bloodthirsty gang members.

What David Sedaris Teaches Us About Middle Age

Delia Lloyd | Posted 08.02.2011 | Books
Delia Lloyd

If you aren't familiar with Sedaris, listen to "Santaland Diaries" -- a diary of his Christmas as an elf at Macy's -- which catapulted him to fame. It generated more requests for tapes than any story in Morning Edition history.

Frank McCourt Barely Makes Dodgers Monthly Payroll

AP | GREG RISLING | Posted 07.31.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — Los Angeles Dodgers owner Frank McCourt has paid his major league bills – for now. Despite baseball officials who believed ...

McCourt Settlement Talks Resume

AP | Posted 07.26.2011 | Divorce

LOS ANGELES — Settlement talks resumed Thursday in the divorce case of Jamie and Frank McCourt involving ownership of the Los Angeles Dodgers af...

Suspect Claims To Have An Alibi, Wants To Take A Polygraph Test

AP | GREG RISLING | Posted 07.25.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — The hits keep coming for Los Angeles Dodgers owner Frank McCourt, and they aren't the kind that would help the organization. The ...

Bud Selig: Dodgers' Problems Are 'Historic'

AP | By CHRIS JENKINS | Posted 07.21.2011 | Los Angeles

MILWAUKEE -- Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig calls the Los Angeles Dodgers' turbulent ownership situation "historic," and acknowledges that the league...

MLB Tries To Make Sense Of Dodgers Complex Finances

AP | By RONALD BLUM | Posted 07.13.2011 | Los Angeles

NEW YORK -- The man charged by Major League Baseball with sorting through the finances of the Los Angeles Dodgers is finding a complex jigsaw of compa...

After Face Time With Selig, McCourt Still Has No Answers

AP | RONALD BLUM | Posted 07.12.2011 | Los Angeles

NEW YORK — With the Los Angeles Dodgers in danger of running out of cash in less than three weeks, baseball Commissioner Bud Selig wouldn't set ...

MLB Presses For More Access To Dodgers' Financial Records

AP | RONALD BLUM | Posted 07.05.2011 | Los Angeles

NEW YORK — Major League Baseball wants more complete access to documents on the Los Angeles Dodgers' finances, a person familiar with the sport'...

'A New Low'

Los Angeles Times | Posted 07.04.2011 | Los Angeles

I just got to Dodger Stadium, and my buddy Nathaniel Ayers is confused. "There's nobody here," he said, which isn't far off the mark. There migh...

LA Dodgers Have No Cash For May Payroll

AP | RONALD BLUM | Posted 07.04.2011 | Los Angeles

NEW YORK — Major League Baseball believes the Los Angeles Dodgers do not have enough money to make their end of May payroll, a person familiar w...

Frank McCourt: 'My Silence Was A Huge Mistake' (VIDEO)

Posted 07.04.2011 | Los Angeles

KTLA anchors Michaela Pereira and Frank Buckley delivered a must-see fifteen-minute interrogation interview with embattled Dodgers owner Frank McCourt...

'Own The Dodgers' Campaign Underway

2011-04-04-tcmhuffpo.jpg | Alice M. Walton | Posted 07.02.2011 | Los Angeles

A campaign to build support for public ownership of the Los Angeles Dodgers could succeed if Angelenos believe three things - a public bid is in the b...

McCourt To Appeal Joint Dodgers Ownership Ruling In Divorce Case

AP | Posted 06.30.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — Attorneys for Frank McCourt have filed notice to appeal the ruling that determined the Dodgers are jointly owned by him and his ex...

McCourt To Fans: 'I've Been A Source Of Embarrassment'

AP | GREG RISLING and BETH HARRIS | Posted 06.30.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — Los Angeles Dodgers owner Frank McCourt kept silent as his divorce trial with former team CEO Jamie McCourt played out like a bad ...

WATCH: Frank McCourt Speaks Out On Divorce, Dodgers

AP/HuffPost | Posted 06.29.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Los Angeles Dodgers owner Frank McCourt spoke out Friday about his divorce and Major League Baseball's seizure of the team, saying...

Frank McCourt: Selig Was Wrong To Seize Control Of The Dodgers

AP | By BETH HARRIS | Posted 06.27.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES -- Owner Frank McCourt vowed on Wednesday that no one will take the Los Angeles Dodgers away from him, while the man appointed by Major Le...

McCourts Accused of Stiffing Hairdresser | 4/27/2011 1:00 AM PDT by TMZ Staff   | Posted 06.27.2011 | Divorce

An L.A. hairdresser claims he's been screwed worse than the Los Angeles Dodgers, claiming Frank and Jamie McCourt have a devil may hair attitude when ...

Dodgers GM: 'I Still Report To Frank'

AP | JAY COHEN | Posted 06.22.2011 | Los Angeles

CHICAGO — Los Angeles Dodgers general manager Ned Colletti is operating under the same budgetary guidelines he had before Major League Baseball ...