Prosecutors are asking a court to dismiss charges against a Southern California man arrested on suspicion of having explosives after a blast killed his former girlfriend at her day spa.
The Los Angeles jails are run by the county sheriff, but the Mexican Mafia wielded the power in the underworld behind bars.
One of the purported sons of Charles Manson could soon be out of the legal battle over the late cult leader's estate after failing to show up in court.
A purported son of cult leader Charles Manson is dropping his fight for the killer's estate and another possible heir is in jeopardy of being booted from the case.
It's been more than three years since the arrest of eccentric New York real estate heir Robert Durst in the execution-style shooting of his best friend years earlier in Los Angeles.
An Air Force officer who served on the president's security detail faces a possible court-martial in Texas for encouraging service members to send him photos of their genitals from locations around the world and rewarding contributions with commemorative T-shirts, patches and coins.
A Los Angeles tennis umpire arrested before a U.S. Open match and charged in her husband's 2012 death is trying to clear her name.
A Los Angeles prostitute known as "Pretty Hoe" on social media has been charged with sex trafficking.
A grandson of cult leader Charles Manson has won the bizarre California court battle for the killer's corpse.
Prosecutors in the Los Angeles murder case against eccentric New York real estate heir Robert Durst say his victim's words should be used against him in court.
O.J. Simpson dodged an effort Tuesday to force him to turn over cash he pockets from signing autographs to satisfy a $70 million-plus civil judgment for the 1994 killings of the former football star's ex-wife Nicole Brown Simpson and her friend Ron Goldman.
The fight brewing over the estate and remains of cult leader Charles Manson was narrowed to a pen pal and a purported grandson but it's not clear where the battle will be fought.
More than a week after Harvey swamped the greater Houston area, the sprawling metropolis is divided into two cities.
A California judge has awarded $60 million to three female taekwondo competitors who were sexually abused by their coach.
A California appeals court judge temporarily blocked a Los Angeles natural gas storage facility Friday from reopening a year and a half after a major blowout spewed methane that drove thousands of families from their homes.
An overheated, seriously dehydrated hiker was in distress and help was on the way until rescuers ran into two men armed with rifles.
California sheriff's deputies are searching for two armed men who robbed rescuers trying to aid a distressed hiker on a popular trail.
A California official says the federal government has failed to pay the state $18 million for fighting wildfires on federal lands last year.