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When financial choices backfire, you can fix them

Even when we attempt to do our best thinking, our choices can backfire. Nowhere is this as impactful as your financial decisions. In fact, there is a dedicated sector of finance called behavioral finance. This addresses why so many of us make irrational and systematic errors with money that are void of logic and soundness.…
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USC QB Kedon Slovis leaves win over Utah with head injury

LOS ANGELES — USC starting quarterback Kedon Slovis left the first drive of the Trojans’ 30-23 win over No. 10 Utah with a head injury. Head coach Clay Helton said that Slovis remembered what happened on the play when he left the field, but the medical staff did not clear him to return. “You can tell…
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USC quotable: Trojans react to big win over No. 10 Utah

Here are some highlights from USC’s press conferences following its 30-23 win over No. 10 Utah: Head coach Clay Helton Opening statement on win: “Glory to God and a bunch of great teammates that just are the definition of ‘fight on’ and don’t know how to quit. So proud of this team. I thought it…
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Fryer on football: They are not in the top 25, but...

We know it’s coming. “We belong in the top 25!” Nine teams that were not in this week’s Orange County football top 25 poll can put up plausible or semi-plausible arguments, bolstered by wins Friday, as to why they should be in the next top 25 that comes out Monday. Of course, they need teams…
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Roundup: Los Alamitos notches first victory behind freshman quarterback

Los Alamitos’ football team notched its first victory Friday behind freshman quarterback Malachi Nelson. Nelson made his first start and tossed touchdowns to Noah Kelly and Giovanni De Leon to help the Griffins defeat Carson 27-0 at Cerritos College. Nelson, a 6-foot-3, 175-pounder who has been offered by Auburn, was one of five freshmen who…
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All of OCVarsity’s stories, photos, scores and more from Week 4’s...

Support our high school sports coverage by becoming a digital subscriber. Subscribe now This is the place to find all of OCVarsity’s coverage — game stories, scores, photos, analysis and more — from the Week 4 football games in Orange County. FRIDAY OCVarsity Photos: Great plays, memorable moments from Friday’s high school football games High…
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Whicker: Michael Pittman, Matt Fink show value of staying put at...

LOS ANGELES — Michael Pittman could have been in an NFL meeting room Friday night. Matt Fink could have been at Illinois, a football-free zone, trying to figure how to survive Nebraska. Pittman did not turn pro. Fink, contrary to reports, never transferred to Illinois. Other assumptions about USC, and the constantly-moving tectonic plates of…
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USC RB Markese Stepp talks celebrating TD with Reggie Bush

LOS ANGELES — When USC running back Markese Stepp reached the end zone for his first career touchdown, he had a celebration in mind. His barreling, four-yard score was one of the final touches on the Trojans’ 30-23 win over No. 10 Utah. It gave USC a 10-point lead with 6:58 to play. And standing…
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Luke Peterman leads the way as Foothill defeats Yorba Linda and...

Support our high school sports coverage by becoming a digital subscriber. Subscribe now TUSTIN – Yorba Linda’s goal was to shut down Foothill running back Roman Pistone. Unfortunately for the Mustangs, Foothill’s quarterback was just as much of a threat. With Pistone stopped, quarterback Luke Peterman stepped in and led Foothill to a 14-7 victory…
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Getting Your Mouth Numbed at the Dentist: Questions Answered, Fears Diminished 

So, you need some dental work done. Is the anxiety of the numbing process holding you back from getting the work done? Are you worried about getting numb from past experiences or other stories? You’re not alone. Nobody likes getting numb, including the dentist, but we as dental professionals are grateful for it and after…