| Jul 15, 2013
| 6:57 PM
Singer Chris Brown expressed outrage Monday as a judge revoked his probation in his 2009 conviction for beating then-girlfriend Rihanna after prosecutors said he violated the terms by committing an alleged hit-and-run while driving without a valid...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 9:28 AM
Baltimore Sun reporters Jeff Barker and Don Markus and editor Matt Bracken weigh in on the three biggest topics of the past week in Maryland sports.
Maryland running back Wes Brown has three charges lodged against him. Which appears the most serious?...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 3:11 PM
The Los Angeles city attorney's criminal case against singer Chris Brown showed signs of collapsing Tuesday after prosecutors dismissed misdemeanor charges of driving without a license or insurance, leaving only an allegation of hit-and-run.
| Jul 25, 2013
| 8:50 PM
A Riverside County woman was charged with 30 counts of animal cruelty and failure to care for her dogs, authorities said Thursday.
Bernadette Mary Schwenn, 64, was charged with 10 felony counts and 20 misdemeanor counts stemming from an investigation...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 2:48 PM
After having two misdemeanor charges dropped in connection with a recent hit-and-run charge, Chris Brown's attorney said he expects the criminal case against the singer to be dismissed.
Prosecutors dismissed misdemeanor charges of driving without a...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 5:16 PM
About 1,500 people with misdemeanor convictions were mistakenly dropped from Maryland's voter rolls over the past five years, state judiciary officials confirmed Friday.
A computer system incorrectly lumped those voters in with felons, who are stripped...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 12:37 PM
State officials are considering whether to open an investigation into the failure of a Compton councilman to file required campaign finance reports.
Compton's Latino residents have been trying for decades to get a Latino candidate elected to city...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 6:31 AM
Repercussions are starting to reach those police say were responsible for the weekend violence in Huntington Beach, with one man arraigned on three charges Tuesday and another placed on leave from his job.
Chase Scott Christman, 19, of Simi Valley...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 11:56 AM
In the wake of rioting that saw police outnumbered, storefronts smashed and city property vandalized, some Huntington Beach residents are calling for organizers to scale back next year’s U.S. Open of Surfing.
“We’re taking this...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 1:17 PM
Compton's city manager has fired an aide to new City Councilman Isaac Galvan who had past convictions for political misconduct.
City Manager Harold Duffey confirmed Friday that he had fired Angel Gonzalez, who was hired as Galvan's council liaison on...
| Jul 24, 2013
A dozen years after he left the Los Angeles City Council, Mike Feuer is back in L.A.'s civic life, this time in City Hall East, as the newly elected city attorney. His several careers are all of a piece: running the low-income legal service group Bet...