Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick has been chosen as the face of a new Nike advertising campaign to mark the 30th anniversary of the company's iconic "Just Do It" slogan, it was confirmed Monday.
Representing the Los Angeles Jewish community at the 2018 JCC Maccabi Games and ArtsFest held in Orange County, Aug. 3-10, the three soccer teams of the LA Westside JCC delegation successfully competed to take home medals in their respective divisions. Pictured above is the U14 Boys Soccer team, which won silver medals. Pictured (back row, from left): Yohanatan Ketayi, Yosha Reiss, Teddy Rotgin, Nathan Winthrop, August "Auggie" Koskoff and Coach Irwin Morozin; (front row, from left): Gal Cohavy, Jake Aigner, Eli Nissenbaum (goalkeeper), Joshua Hollander and Joshua Weissman; Not pictured: Eli Steinberg.
LeBron James will be among the executive producers of a three-part documentary series on the changing role of athletes, focusing on NBA players, scheduled to premiere on Showtime in October.
Basketball great LeBron James on Tuesday accused President Donald Trump of intensifying racial divisions in the United States.
A former technology manager at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum was sentenced Monday to informal probation for his role in a $1.8 million bribery and kickback scheme.
The Belgium-Brazil 2018 FIFA World Cup quarterfinal will be shown live Friday on a movie-size screen at the Paley Center for Media in Beverly Hills and on a big screen at the Hammer Museum in Westwood.