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  • D.A.: Deputy solicited sex from female motorist in front of witness

    D.A.: Deputy solicited sex from female motorist in front of witness
    Two days after a Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputy allegedly kidnapped and raped a female motorist, he solicited sex from a second female driver in front of a witness, prosecutors said Wednesday. Jose Rigaberto Sanchez, 28, is charged with 11...
  • 'Whitey' Bulger trial: Prosecution rests, defense begins on Monday

    'Whitey' Bulger trial: Prosecution rests, defense begins on Monday
    BOSTON—Prosecutors rested their case against reputed Boston gangster James “Whitey” Bulger on Friday after calling 63 witnesses who described in sometimes gruesome detail what they said was his role in 19 murders, extortion and other...
  • Amanda Bynes' mental-health hold extended

    Amanda Bynes' mental-health hold extended
    Actress Amanda Bynes, who has been on a mental-health hold by Ventura County authorities since a bizarre incident Monday, will remain under evaluation for at least the next few days. A judge in Ventura County agreed to extend the mental-health hold at...
  • Police investigate overcrowded Hancock Park home

    Police investigate overcrowded Hancock Park home
    Police are investigating a possibly illegal "board and care" operation at a home in Hancock Park, where at least two people with felony warrants were found. About 20 people were living in the residence, including some who were on parole, said Los...
  • Amanda Bynes' parents reportedly discuss conservatorship

    Amanda Bynes' parents reportedly discuss conservatorship
    Actress Amanda Bynes' parents are considering seeking a conservatorship similar to one obtained for singer Britney Spears, according to a source familiar with the "Hairspray" star's latest run-in with authorities. After being detained Monday by...
  • Whitey Bulger trial: Ex-partner Flemmi's credibility is attacked

    Whitey Bulger trial: Ex-partner Flemmi's credibility is attacked
    BOSTON -- James "Whitey" Bulger's former partner returned to the witness stand Wednesday for a fifth day of testimony, with the defense harping on his role as an FBI informant while trying to discredit him as a liar. Stephen "The Rifleman" Flemmi...
  • Amanda Bynes set pants on fire before being detained, witness says

    Amanda Bynes set pants on fire before being detained, witness says
    Before actress Amanda Bynes was detained by Ventura County sheriff's deputies Monday and hospitalized for an involuntary mental health evaluation, she had accidentally set her pants on fire, witnesses and officials said Tuesday. Bynes reportedly ignited...
  • Beijing bombing suspect: Years of grievances over harsh treatment

    Beijing bombing suspect: Years of grievances over harsh treatment
    BEIJING -- His given name, which means “China star,” signifies a lofty ambition. But reality was apparently much more harsh for Ji Zhongxing. Before the 33-year-old allegedly set off explosives from his wheelchair on Saturday evening at...
  • N.Y. Times reporter must testify on book source, court rules

    N.Y. Times reporter must testify on book source, court rules
    New York Times reporter James Risen must say at a trial whether former CIA official Jeffrey Sterling, accused of leaking classified information, was a source for his book, a federal appeals court ruled. In a 2-1 decision Friday, the U.S. Court of...
  • Katherine Jackson on stand: 'When I lost Michael, I lost everything'

    Katherine Jackson on stand: 'When I lost Michael, I lost everything'
    This post has been corrected, see note at bottom for details. Katherine Jackson wept on the witness stand Friday as she described her relationship with her son Michael, saying that when he died, she “lost everything.” The 83-year-old...
  • Would-be witness in 'Whitey' Bulger mob trial found dead

    Would-be witness in 'Whitey' Bulger mob trial found dead
    A man who at one time was expected to testify against reputed mobster James "Whitey" Bulger -- and who was one of Bulger's more vocal critics -- was found dead outside Boston, officials said Thursday. The body of Stephen "Stippo" Rakes, 59, of Quincy,...