| Oct 15, 2013
Haven't we had enough whining from motorists who think they should be able to tear through city streets without getting nailed by speed cameras?
The bellyaching has started again with the news that the cameras would have generated more —...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 9:50 AM
SAN DIEGO -- A political action committee that apparently formed last year to hurt the San Diego mayoral bid of Carl DeMaio by reminding voters that he is gay has been fined $7,500 for violating campaign disclosure laws.
The group, called...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 3:30 PM
A former bodyguard who says he was hired to kill Miami Subs founder Gus Boulis but didn't go through with it testified Saturday that he can't remember many details surrounding the 12-year-old crime.
Boulis was gunned down near his Fort Lauderdale office...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 9:45 PM
RENTON, Wash. — Marshawn Lynch once made the earth shake. Now, he does the same to Seattle Seahawks headquarters.
The Pro Bowl running back ambles into the locker room at lunchtime, attaches his smartphone to a speaker in his locker and cranks...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 9:32 PM
Over and over, I and others who take up the cause of those who may have been wrongfully convicted ask the same questions of professionals in the criminal justice system: Are you sure about this one? Have you kept an......
| Sep 28, 2013
| 4:43 PM
A Los Angeles County Superior Court judge has thrown out several embezzlement counts against three defendants in the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum corruption case but ruled they must stand trial on related charges of bribery and conspiracy.
| Sep 26, 2013
| 9:01 PM
Decades after that December day in the Guatemalan village, the former soldier could remember the women's screams. Their cries for help, he said, rang out from the church as the soldiers raped them. He recalled the bloodshed and the victims flung into a...
| Oct 13, 2013
Sunrise police officers ran a remarkable racket in luring criminals to town with offers of discount cocaine — then arresting them and permanently seizing their cash, cars, jewelry, watches and other goodies.
There is no evidence the department's...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 12:56 PM
The former food services director for Lawndale Elementary School District has been sentenced to two years in prison for accepting at least $10,000 in bribes from a school lunch pizza vendor.
Arturo Macias Nuno, 32, was found guilty earlier this month of...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Those of us who have sent children to college know that parental worries take a different turn when the kids are off on their own.
We worry that they will drink too much and not study enough. That they'll be mugged on their way back to the dorm. That a...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 2:00 AM
It won't matter if you're obeying every other traffic law: Starting Tuesday, if you're talking on a hand-held mobile phone while driving in Maryland, the police will have the right to pull you over and ticket you.
The new law tightening the state's curb...