The last possible moment for California's bumbling state senators and assemblymen to nudge their pet bills onto Governor Jerry Brown's desk is this Friday, August 31 at midnight.
Needless to say, the state Capitol is in a state of fluttering papers/utter mayhem right now.
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One of the lawyers representing parents who are suing the L.A. public school district over the Miramonte Elementary School sex abuse scandal says the FBI should look into the situation.
After all, moms and dads were kept in the dark regarding longtime allegations that teacher Mark Berndt was a mole ... More >>
Have you tried anything on in the women's dressing room (or gone to the bathroom) at the janky old Sears in North Hollywood, anytime in the last three years?
If so, bad news: You might have been on candid camera.
While inspecting their fitting rooms, Sears security personnel recently discovered th ... More >>
Cops over the weekend said they arrested a 23-year-old who put a young girl under the age of 12 into prostitution and sexually assaulted her.
The suspect was ID'd as Michael Vincent Pree, who was arrested at his L.A. home Wednesday by the Innocence Lost Task Force, according to the LAPD.
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Gregory BojorquezRevok.Updated after the jump: Revok gets 180 days for violating his probation.
A "free Revok" campaign erupted on Twitter over the weekend after the Fairfax district street artist was nabbed at LAX.
Sheriff's officials said the man born Jason Williams was arrested at LAX la ... More >>
Cardinal Roger MahonyWith Cardinal Roger Mahony getting ready to retire from the Roman Catholic Los Angeles Archdiocese, his eminence is pulling some strange, ill-conceived moves again, now refusing to maintain an updated list of sexually abusive priests on the archdiocese's web site.
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West Hollywood City Councilman Jeff PrangWest Hollywood City Councilman Jeff Prang appears to be caught in the middle of a nasty political tug or war, but it has nothing to do with behind-the-scenes maneuvers at West Hollywood City Hall.
According to WeHo News, Prang's troubles are located ... More >>
Jeffrey Jones, known for his role as Dean Edward R. Rooney in the 1980s comedy Ferris Bueller's Day Off was charged today with a felony count for not updating his sex offender status, according to NBC News.
Jones, 63, was arrested on June 23 on suspicion of failing to register as a sex offen ... More >>
PETCO on Wednesday settled a $1.75 million lawsuit, which stemmed from allegations that the company overcharged consumers and improperly cared for animals, according to a statement by the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office.
The investigation, filed by district attorneys in four Ca ... More >>
A bench warrant for Lindsay Lohan's arrest was issued Thursday after she failed to check in at a Beverly Hills court as scheduled in connection with a 2007 plea deal for driving under the influence.
The actress is in Cannes for the film festival there; her attorney told ABC7 that she couldn' ... More >>
The Beresford-Redmans.Two sisters of Monica Beresford-Redman, the woman found dead in Mexico this week, sought the intervention of the Los Angeles County District Attorney's office in the case, Associated Press is reporting.
D.A.'s spokeswoman Sandi Gibbons conformed that the sisters' lawyer ... More >>
The Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office is fighting director Roman Polanski's appeal to be sentenced "in absentia" while he remains on the lam. Polanski's lawyers have argued there's an "urgent" need to grant the request as a result of alleged misconduct during his 1977 trial that ... More >>
Swiss officials have put extradition proceedings against Roman Polanski on hold until a California appeals court decides on whether the director can be sentenced from afar in his 1977 prosecution for having sex with a minor.
The Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office requested extradi ... More >>
The Los Angeles County District Attorney on Tuesday defied the Los Angeles City Council leaders who pushed for a new marijuana dispensary ordinance that would allow cash, over-the-counter sales of pot.
"The Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office will continue to prosecute dispensary o ... More >>