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  • Imprisoned gang leader's daughter sentenced in racketeering case

    The daughter of an imprisoned Mexican Mafia member who relayed information between her father and various South Los Angeles gangs was sentenced to prison Monday on racketeering charges. Vianna Roman was sentenced to 15 years by U.S. District Judge R....
  • Attacker cuts baby from Colorado woman's womb after luring her with online ad, police say

    Attacker cuts baby from Colorado woman's womb after luring her with online ad, police say
    A pregnant Colorado woman was attacked Wednesday and had her baby cut from her body after being lured to another woman's home by a Craigslist ad for baby clothes, police said. The baby died. The woman, 26, is expected to survive. The assault...
  • 'Survivor' producer sentenced in Mexico for wife's death, family says

    'Survivor' producer sentenced in Mexico for wife's death, family says
    A former “Survivor” producer was sentenced Thursday to 12 years in a Mexican prison in connection with the 2010 death of his wife. A Mexican judge handed down a guilty verdict and issued the sentence for Bruce Beresford-Redman, according...
  • Utah firing squad bill may get governor's signature

    Utah firing squad bill may get governor's signature
    Utah's governor announced Thursday that he was "leaning toward" signing a bill that would allow the use of a firing squad to execute death row inmates if lethal-injection drugs are unavailable. Republican Gov. Gary R. Herbert said that because Utah is a...
  • Virginia governor orders inquiry after black student is arrested and bloodied

    Virginia governor orders inquiry after black student is arrested and bloodied
    Virginia's governor has ordered an investigation into a black University of Virginia student's arrest after photos and video of the student's bloodied face went viral on social media. In a video taken outside a popular bar in Charlottesville early...
  • Search widens for mother who allegedly abducted 2 daughters

    Search widens for mother who allegedly abducted 2 daughters
    Officials in Santa Barbara are searching for a mother who allegedly abducted her two children in late February following a custody dispute. Michelle Gibbs, 44, was last seen Feb. 26, when she left her father’s Ojai home with her two daughters,...
  • Suspected gunman, 17, killed when stolen van crashes into LAFD truck

    Suspected gunman, 17, killed when stolen van crashes into LAFD truck
    The investigation continued early Thursday into a police pursuit of two suspected gunmen in a stolen van that led to a violent collision between the van and a fire truck. The crash killed one of the people in the van – whom the coroner would...
  • Orange County sheriff's deputy stabbed by inmate

    An Orange County sheriff's deputy was briefly hospitalized Monday after he was stabbed by an inmate, authorities said. The deputy was picking up lunch trays about 1 p.m. in the disciplinary isolation wing of Central Men's Jail in Santa Ana when an...
  • Amber Alert canceled after abducted 1-year-old boy found in Mexico

    Amber Alert canceled after abducted 1-year-old boy found in Mexico
    A 1-year-old boy who was abducted after a violent stabbing at his mother's San Pedro home was found in Mexico late Monday, authorities said. The U.S. Marshals Service located Jayden Nathaniel Santiago in Tijuana, said Officer Jane Kim of the Los Angeles...
  • South L.A. shootout suspect surrenders; chase, shooting captured on live TV

    South L.A. shootout suspect surrenders; chase, shooting captured on live TV
    L.A. County sheriff's authorities chased an armed kidnapping suspect in a stolen vehicle to a South L.A. neighborhood Friday, where they exchanged gunfire with him. Authorities were in a standoff for more than an hour with the man, who was covered in...
  • In Ferguson, 'Officer Friendly' tries to ease tension on both sides

    In Ferguson, 'Officer Friendly' tries to ease tension on both sides
    When Jerry Lohr left for work Thursday morning, his wife had a request — no, a demand. She insisted he pose for a photograph with his 14-year-old son. Lohr didn't have to ask why. Only hours earlier, the on-and-off street protests that have rocked...