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  • 10 people, including 13-year-old, facing charges for theft of 300 iPads

    10 people, including 13-year-old, facing charges for theft of 300 iPads
    Nine teens and a 25-year-old man have been charged with stealing more than 300 iPads and other Apple gear worth nearly $100,000 from a Near South Side elementary school last week. The iPads, seven MacBook Pros and numerous keyboards were stolen sometime...
  • 11th person charged in Drake Elementary iPad burglary

    11th person charged in Drake Elementary iPad burglary
    Authorities charged an 11th person in connection with the burglary of a South Side elementary school and theft of more than $100,000 worth of iPads and other computer equipment. Deion Dillard, 18, turned himself in to Chicago police on Wednesday and...
  • Man accused of peeping, lewd conduct in Cal Lutheran locker room

    Man accused of peeping, lewd conduct in Cal Lutheran locker room
    A 39-year-old Thousands Oaks man faces charges of lewd conduct and peeping in the women's locker room at California Lutheran University, authorities said Thursday. The Ventura County Sheriff’s Department has filed its case against David Tenebaum...
  • California's 'wobbler' bill on sentencing drug users makes sense

    In June, The Times editorialized in favor of a bill to make simple possession of most illegal drugs in California a “wobbler” -- punishable as either a misdemeanor or a felony. Currently, prosecutors can charge possession of cocaine, heroin...
  • Liquor store attacker gets prison term

    The Costa Mesa woman who attacked a liquor store clerk after being denied a bottle of beer pleaded guilty to felony assault with a deadly weapon and other misdemeanor charges last week. An Orange County Superior Court judge on Aug. 29 sentenced Teresa...
  • Video of Utah slaughterhouse draws attention to 'ag-gag' laws

    Amy Meyer was standing outside a slaughterhouse in Draper City, Utah, in February and said she saw what she had suspected: wounded animals being dragged to their deaths. Then she did what she had come for in this YouTube age and took out her cellphone...
  • Arthur K. Snyder dies at 79; longtime L.A. councilman

     Arthur K. Snyder dies at 79; longtime L.A. councilman
    Former Los Angeles City Councilman Arthur K. Snyder, a famously colorful figure who spent nearly two decades in office while contending with an array of personal, legal and political troubles, died Wednesday. He was 79. Snyder died in his sleep at his...
  • Former Bear Chris Zorich charged in tax case

    Former Bear Chris Zorich charged in tax case
    Ex-Bear Chris Zorich was charged today with misdemeanor federal offenses for allegedly failing to file federal income taxes for four years. The charges allege that Zorich, 43, made more than a combined $1 million in gross income from 2006 through 2009...
  • Former White Sox star Carlton Fisk pleads guilty to DUI

    Former White Sox star Carlton Fisk pleads guilty to DUI
    White Sox Hall of Famer Carlton Fisk pleaded guilty Thursday to a misdemeanor DUI charge after mixing alcohol and prescription medication and crashing a pickup truck in a New Lenox farm field while driving home from his daughter's house in October....
  • Ravens' Rolando McClain arrested in Alabama

    Ravens' Rolando McClain arrested in Alabama
    Less than two weeks after signing a one-year contract with the Ravens, linebacker Rolando McClain was arrested in Decatur, Ala., on Sunday and charged with disorderly conduct and resisting arrest. McClain, who is from Decatur and played college football...
  • Ravens linebacker Albert McClellan's domestic violence case dropped

    Ravens linebacker Albert McClellan's domestic violence case dropped
    Ravens outside linebacker Albert McClellan is no longer facing an accusation of domestic violence. Arrested on June 30 in his hometown of Lakeland, Fla., McClellan's first-degree misdemeanor battery case and a second-degree misdemeanor simple assault...