| Feb 13, 2014
| 11:22 AM
A 2-year-old Weimaraner whose alleged abuse at the hands of its 17-year-old owner was posted to social media has been placed in a new home.
The teen, who hasn't been named because he is a minor, was charged Wednesday with four felony counts of animal...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 9:52 AM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Children's advocates are challenging a settlement in a class-action lawsuit in an effort to require Facebook to get explicit permission from parents before using the personal information — as well as the images, likes and comments...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 8:13 PM
Los Angeles County supervisors are considering an overhaul of the county's system for defending juveniles accused of crimes.
Under-age criminal defendants who can't afford a lawyer are generally represented by someone from the county public defender's...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 1:20 PM
The 21-year-old driver of a Chevrolet Camaro who is suspected of DUI and causing a three-car pileup in Diamond Bar on Sunday morning that killed six people has a previous conviction for driving under the influence, according to the Department of Motor...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 9:55 PM
North America's tallest bird, with a population of about 600, has lost three adults to gunfire in recent months, which "senselessly" undercuts plans to breed a thriving population of the radiant white whooping crane, wildlife authorities say.
| Jan 30, 2014
| 4:37 PM
A Menifee high school basketball coach has been arrested on suspicion of oral copulation and child annoyance after police caught her inside a car with 15-year-old.
Lauren Matheney, 23, of Perris was taken into custody Wednesday, a week after a...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 2:25 PM
The high school student charged with a hate crime for allegedly setting the clothes of an Oakland teen who identifies as non-gender on fire pleaded not guilty.
Luke "Sasha" Fleischman, 18, was asleep on an Oakland city bus Nov. 4 when the high schooler'...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 6:14 AM
MOSCOW -- A 15-year-old student at a Moscow high school fatally shot a teacher and a police officer and held a class of 29 hostage Monday until he was persuaded by his father to release his captives and turn himself in, officials said.
"According to our...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 9:19 PM
MOSCOW — Was it the influence of video games? A breakdown in respect for authority? Cuts in mental health services?
In a phenomenon all too familiar to Americans, Russians searched for answers Monday after a 15-year-old student at a Moscow high...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 10:57 AM
Sixteen teenagers being sold as prostitutes--some reported missing by their families--were rescued by authorities in the lead-up to Super Bowl XLVIII in New Jersey, the FBI announced Tuesday.
Police from cities including Yonkers in New York and...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 3:34 PM
David Cassidy, onetime teen heartthrob and star of "The Partridge Family," was reportedly charged Tuesday with one count of driving under the influence stemming from a January arrest near LAX.
The Florida resident allegedly blew a 0.19, more than...