| Apr 23, 2015
| 5:59 PM
A Charles Manson follower who once bragged of cutting a man's head off lost another bid for freedom for two murders that have kept him behind bars 45 years.
Bruce Davis' record shows there is "some evidence" he is dangerous and shouldn't be freed,...
| Apr 22, 2015
| 2:33 PM
Naomi Hirahara is on a roll. Not only did she just release her seventh Southern California-based mystery novel, “Grave on Grand Avenue,” but a new nonfiction book, “Terminal Island: Lost Communities of Los Angeles Harbor” (Angel...
| Apr 3, 2015
| 7:00 AM
What are we to make of Andreas Lubitz piloting a Germanwings airplane into the side of a mountain? There is an unhelpful tautology, meant to be explanatory, that arises at times like this. How could someone have done something this evil? Because they were...
| Mar 6, 2015
| 4:20 PM
Looks like 2015 will be the Summer of Manson, at least for NBC.
The network unveiled on Friday its premiere dates for summer, including "Aquarius," a crime drama starring David Duchovny and inspired by the notorious Charles Manson murder cult that...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 3:25 PM
Your turn to ask questions and throw barbs.
Scott, just saw your full picture. I had no idea you were so tall. You look much shorter in your Taking Names profile pic. Greg
Well, that photo is just a head shot. So it shorts me by about a full body....
| Feb 15, 2015
| 2:13 PM
G. William Harder, self-described Satanist, self-proclaimed good friend to bad people, collector of serial-killer letters and prison art, proprietor of the website murderauction.com and seller of "Got Satan?" T-shirts, stroked habitually at his chin. He...
| Feb 14, 2015
| 4:00 AM
Poems and drawings purportedly by Cheshire home invasion killer Joshua Komisarjevsky and clothes he reportedly wore in prison are for sale on a website that hawks items of serial killers and other notorious murderers.
The website darkvomit.com began...
| Feb 2, 2015
| 5:17 PM
The course of true love never did run smooth, especially when one is an infamous mass murderer serving a life sentence.
Charles Manson, 80, and 27-year-old fan Afton Elaine Burton have yet to wed despite time running out on their marriage license,...
| Feb 2, 2015
| 6:47 PM
A 26-year-old woman with the nickname Star who says she is going to marry 80-year-old mass murderer Charles Manson will have to wait a while longer.
Afton Elaine Burton and Manson got a marriage license last year to stage a wedding inside a visiting...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 7:15 AM
On second thought, maybe open-ended questions aren't the way to begin a phone interview with Marilyn Manson. "Interesting that you brought that up," says the hard-rock star and nihilistic '90s icon, who was just reminded that he once told a reporter he'...
| Nov 23, 2014
| 3:52 AM
Musical guests Bruno Mars and Mark Ronson supplied the most entertaining moments on “Saturday Night Live” this weekend. Host Cameron Diaz showed her comical side as a poet rhapsodizing about the UPS Man. But “Weekend Update”...