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Galaxy’s Ola Kamara pursuing possible transfer to team in China

Galaxy’s Ola Kamara pursuing possible transfer to team in China
  • Galaxy’s Ola Kamara pursuing possible transfer to team in China FWC: Galaxy’s Ola Kamara pursuing possible transfer to team in China

    Five days before the Galaxy’s regular-season opener, forward Ola Kamara skipped training Tuesday to fly to China, where he is pursuing a possible transfer to a Chinese team. “Ola has expressed to us his interest to pursue options elsewhere,” general manager Dennis te Kloese said. Coach Guillermo…

  • Nigerian president declared winner after a troubled election FWC: Nigerian president declared winner after a troubled election

    Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has been declared the winner of a troubled election in Africa’s most populous country. The former military dictator won easily, by nearly 4 million votes, despite widespread criticism that he had not delivered enough on his promises to tackle corruption, widespread…

  • Morning Briefing: This guy is not on a Highway to Hell FWC: Morning Briefing: This guy is not on a Highway to Hell

    Steve McNeil is a hockey ref in Canada. Big deal, you’re thinking. But he is a little bit more than a normal ref. McNeil’s mom, who had Alzheimer’s, died recently, and McNeil decided to turn his grief into action. He’s been traveling Canada and skating for 19 hours and 26 minutes in each of the…

  • Wednesday's TV highlights: 'Riverdale' on the CW FWC: Wednesday’s TV highlights: ‘Riverdale’ on the CW

    SERIES Pure Noah (Ryan Robbins) crosses a moral line in a face-off with Eli Voss (Peter Outerbridge) in the season finale. 7 p.m. WGN America Survivor First-time players bond together in an attempt to get a returning player out of the game in a new episode of the unscripted series. 8 p.m. CBS Chicago…

  • Talk Talk’s influential Mark Hollis, dead at 64, brought delicacy to 1980s music FWC: Talk Talk’s influential Mark Hollis, dead at 64, brought delicacy to 1980s music

    Mark Hollis will forever be known for the song “It’s My Life,” but among the former Talk Talk leader’s wildly devoted fan base, the British singer and songwriter will be remembered for choosing to stop making records during what seemed to be his artistic prime. “Funny how I find myself in love…

  • McNamara twins continue beach dominance at UCLA but hope Olympic journey follows FWC: McNamara twins continue beach dominance at UCLA but hope Olympic journey follows

    Once the match had ended and they slapped hands with their opponents, Megan and Nicole McNamara took off running. They had just won the World University Classic Beach Volleyball Championship in Munich, Germany, last year — their first gold medal in international play — but this journey was not…

  • Up next for the Ducks: Wednesday vs. Chicago FWC: Up next for the Ducks: Wednesday vs. Chicago

    VS. CHICAGO When: 7 p.m. Wednesday. On the air: TV: NBCSN; Radio: 830. Update: The Ducks dealt Brandon Montour and then were shut out 4-0 at Vancouver. The Blackhawks didn’t make any trades but they activated star goaltender Corey Crawford.

  • The jeweled belt made with egg cartons and Mylar, plus other splendid sculpture from Tim Hawkinson FWC: The jeweled belt made with egg cartons and Mylar, plus other splendid sculpture from Tim Hawkinson

    William Blake might have urged us to see the world in a grain of sand, but leave it to Tim Hawkinson to have us contemplating space-time wormholes in his sock drawer. Hawkinson’s wondrous, chewy new work at Denk gallery draws no distinction between the prosaic and the cosmic — or the comic, for…

  • The Drums reveals regretful new song “626 Bedford Avenue”: Stream FWC: The Drums reveals regretful new song “626 Bedford Avenue”: Stream

    Live in New York long enough and you’ll eventually have a list of neighborhoods and addresses you actively avoid for fearing of running into an ex (for me, it’s whole sections of Kent Avenue and Flatiron). Jonny Pierce, the main man now behind The Drums, has used one of these specific city spots as inspiration for a new song. Dubbed…

  • Southern California's newest art museum will be called the Benton FWC: Southern California’s newest art museum will be called the Benton

    Southern California’s newest art museum? The Benton. Pomona College on Wednesday is expected to announce the Benton Museum of Art, which has a target opening of fall 2020. Designed by Machado Silvetti and Gensler, the $44-million museum was made possible with a $15-million gift from Janet Inskeep…

  • Rams could be open for business once again at NFL combine FWC: Rams could be open for business once again at NFL combine

    By the time general manager Les Snead and coach Sean McVay arrived at the NFL scouting combine last year, the Rams already had pulled off a trade for star cornerback Marcus Peters. A few days later — with the annual draft evaluation event in full swing — they traded away linebacker Robert Quinn,…

  • Mewtwo arrive to cause mass destruction in new Detective Pikachu trailer: Watch FWC: Mewtwo arrive to cause mass destruction in new Detective Pikachu trailer: Watch

    Look, anybody who grew up playing Pokémon was always going to be incredibly excited about Detective Pikachu. It’s a movie full of live-action Pokémon living among us. The Pikachu is furry and cuddly. The Pikachu is also a detective. LOOK AT HIS LITTLE HAT. Much to many longtime fans’ delight, however, it’s also starting to look like Detective Pikachu could be…