| Nov 20, 2012
| 4:01 PM
Teen actress Ariel Winter of "Modern Family" will stay with her sister under temporary guardianship and her case will be set for trial, a judge ruled Tuesday.
L.A. County Superior Court Judge Michael Levanas said a report by the county Department of...
| Oct 4, 2011
| 8:20 AM
Rapper Tone Loc -- famous for his song "Wild Thing" -- was sentenced Monday to three years of probation and one year of anger management counseling after he pleaded no contest to possession of an assault weapon and domestic violence charges.
| Oct 21, 2011
| 9:06 AM
It is 4 a.m. as I write this. Awakened by God knows what at 3:30 a.m. Such is my designated writing time now.
Coffee and keyboard before me, I scan the headlines in hopes of finding something with which to coerce 800 moderately engaging words from my...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 8:41 AM
Don Short and Tamara Mark’s encounter with law enforcement hasn’t always been positive, especially when they have been trying to care for their two autistic sons.
During a family trip in Hawaii, Short had to restrain one of the couple’s...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 6:58 PM
A 26-year-old Glendale man faces burglary and assault charges after he allegedly broke into his neighbor's apartment on Christmas and fondled her as she slept alongside her husband and 15-month-old daughter, police said.
Leopoldo Porras-Ventura was taken...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 10:53 AM
An alleged drug dealer was charged Thursday with selling cocaine to a Glendale man in front of Mark Keppel Elementary School, officials said.
Franklin Vasquez Marquez, 34, of Los Angeles faces one felony count of possessing cocaine for sale and...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 7:31 PM
It was 1985 and the Southland was in the grip of fear as a series of grisly killings committed by a man police called "the Night Stalker" continued to scar the calendar, setting the region on edge.
Among Richard Ramirez's victims were a traffic...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 1:38 PM
A Los Angeles man pleaded not guilty Monday to allegedly setting fire to his mother-in-law’s SUV because her daughter left him, police said.
Jonathan Chanto, 34, faces two counts of arson to inhabited structure and personal property and two...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 6:07 PM
A Glendale mother was charged Tuesday with child abuse after she allegedly left her 4-year-old son naked outside on their apartment balcony for more than an hour, officials said.
Brook Kassa, 52, who was being held in lieu of $100,000 bail, faces a...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 4:34 PM
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An 1,100-pound statue honoring hundreds of thousands of women taken as sex slaves by the Japanese Imperial Army decades ago is traveling by boat from South Korea and is just days away from arriving in...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 6:00 PM
A 42-year-old Glendale woman faces animal cruelty charges after she stabbed her Shiba Inu dog multiple times around its eyes while she was high on cough syrup, authorities said.
Merry Jane Clift pleaded not guilty Wednesday to one felony count of...
| Jan 4, 2013
| 7:39 PM
An Italian Catholic priest is under fire for a Christmas message he made that apparently blames women for domestic violence. Perio Corsi's text, titled “Women and femicide — healthy self-criticism. How often do they provoke?” contains...