“Full House” actor John Stamos will have to attend Alcoholics Anonymous meetings and enter an alcohol abuse program for first-time offenders as part of a plea deal for driving under the influence of a drug in June in Beverly Hills, prosecutors announced Tuesday.
Stamos, 52, who stars in the new show “Grandfathered,” pleaded no contest to a misdemeanor count of DUI.Read more
A group of journalists and demonstrators has filed a federal lawsuit accusing the Berkeley and Hayward police departments of civil rights violations and the excessive use of force during a protest last December.
Berkeley police clubbed protesters, some from behind, and gassed others during the March Against State Violence on Dec. 6, 2014, in Berkeley, according to the lawsuit filed Sunday in U.S.Read more
Nineteen people in seven states, including California, have contracted E. coli in an outbreak linked to chicken salad bought at Costco, federal health officials said Tuesday.
People who bought chicken salad at any U.S. Costco store on or before Friday were advised to throw it away, even if no one has gotten sick.
The strain of Shiga toxin-producing E.Read more
Air quality officials have cited Southern California Gas Co. officials over a month-long gas leak that has been sickening residents in the San Fernando Valley community of Porter Ranch, and county supervisors sharply criticized the utility Tuesday over the issue.
Supervisor Michael D.Read more
From the moment he was sentenced to life in prison for three sexual assaults, Luis Lorenzo Vargas maintained that someone else had carried out the heinous crimes.
But it took more than a decade for someone to listen.Read more
USC faculty filed paperwork Tuesday to hold union elections, a move that administrators have warned could lead to increased hostility on campus.
The non-tenure track professors were organized by Service Employees International Union Local 721, which represents bargaining units in Los Angeles and the county.Read more