| Oct 8, 2014
| 6:37 PM
After two decades of sitting empty, the renovated Hall of Justice was dedicated Wednesday, restoring a downtown landmark to its former role as a law enforcement center.
Built in 1925, the Beaux Arts-style building is across Spring Street from the...
| Sep 28, 2014
| 6:30 PM
A French couple who agree to raise their children in nature, free from laws and the effects of mass culture, find that things get awfully complicated when the mother decides to go back to organized society in Cedric Kahn's "Wild Life." Caught in the...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 10:57 AM
Rob Zombie expects some backlash for the John Wayne Gacy-inspired room in his Great American Nightmare haunted house at the Odeum Expo Center in Villa Park. The space brings guests into Gacy’s living room and features an actor in Gacy’s...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 12:10 PM
Does the John Wayne Gacy room at Rob Zombie’s Great American Nightmare cross the line? Or is everything fair game in a haunted house industry known for its morbid entertainment?
Great American Nightmare is located at the Odeum Expo Center in Villa...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 7:33 PM
Gov. Jerry Brown's decision to deny freedom to a Manson family cult member who passed muster with a state parole board follows a familiar path.
The governor on Friday reversed a parole board's March decision that there would be no danger to the public ...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 10:08 PM
Charles Manson associate Bruce Davis, convicted for his part in killing two of the nine people slain by members of the 1960s Manson family cult, was denied parole Friday by Gov. Jerry Brown.
For the third time, Davis, 71, had been recommend by a state...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 8:30 PM
An attempt to reckon honestly with a family tragedy and its complex emotional aftermath largely sustains viewer goodwill throughout "Louder Than Words," the fictionalized true story of how a Westchester, N.Y., couple worked to establish a local children's...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Marilyn Burns, one of the original "scream queens" who starred in Tobe Hooper's original 1974 "Texas Chainsaw Massacre," died Tuesday in Texas. She was 65 and was found dead in her home near Houston.
"Texas Chainsaw" was her first lead role; in it she...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 11:53 AM
Marilyn Burns, who gained fame as heroine in the original "Texas Chainsaw Massacre" horror film, was found dead in her home by a family member in Houston. A cause of death has not been released. She was 65.
"It is with sad news that I can officially...
| Aug 7, 2014
Actress Marilyn Burns died Tuesday in her Houston-area home at age 65. Texas figured large in her career — Burns […]...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 5:18 PM
When Central Florida law enforcers received threatening emails in May 2012, demanding the release of recently arrested members of a white supremacist group, their origin was difficult to trace electronically.
But within minutes of each threat, William...