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  • Seamus Heaney, Nobel Prize-winning poet, has died

    Seamus Heaney, the poet and essayist from Ireland who won the Nobel Prize for literature in 1995, has died. He was 74. An Irish Catholic who was growing up in Ulster when the Troubles began and who later moved to Dublin, Heaney engaged with the violence...
  • Supervisors want to get tougher on men who seek underage prostitutes

    Supervisors want to get tougher on men who seek underage prostitutes
    Trying to curb the number of men who pay to have sex with children, Los Angeles County leaders Tuesday urged state lawmakers to toughen penalties for men who seek out underage prostitutes. The resolution approved unanimously by the county Board of...
  • Julian Assange Named to Raindance Film Festival Jury

    WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange will be on the jury of the 21st Raindance Film Festival, Europe's largest independent film festival, it was announced today. Assange has been living in the Ecuadorean embassy in London since June 2012, having sought out...
  • L.A. Now Live: Sex offenders, violent inmates released early

    L.A. Now Live: Sex offenders, violent inmates released early
    Join us at 9 a.m. when we talk with Times reporter Jack Leonard about inmates being released early from Los Angeles County jail. More jail inmates in Los Angeles County are being set free after serving only a fraction of their sentences because of...
  • Jail inmates involved in violence, sex crimes are freed early

    More jail inmates in Los Angeles County are being set free after serving only a fraction of their sentences, a Times investigation has found.  The releases are benefiting even inmates sentenced to jail for violence and sex crimes, with those offenders...
  • SARC receives 'Ewenique' community support

    Two small businesses in Harford County developed a creative way to use their resources to support a non-profit in Harford County. As they work together to make Harford County a better place, these women prove that everyone can make a difference....
  • Academy sex assault case sets limit on length accuser must testify

    Academy sex assault case sets limit on length accuser must testify
    WASHINGTON — A military officer presiding at a hearing on accusations by a U.S. Naval Academy midshipman that she was sexually assaulted by three academy football players agreed Sunday to limit the amount of testimony she must give, after her...
  • Accuser's attorney questioned in Naval Academy sex assault case

    Accuser's attorney questioned in Naval Academy sex assault case
    As the hearing into alleged sexual assaults by three members of the Naval Academy football team stretched into a fourth day Friday, the focus shifted from the accuser toward her high-profile lawyer. Defense attorneys spent an hour grilling Baltimore-...
  • Naval Academy sexual assault hearing delayed

    Naval Academy sexual assault hearing delayed
    WASHINGTON -- The days-long hearing into alleged sexual assaults involving Naval Academy football players made no progress Saturday, as the accuser again said she was too exhausted to testify. The officer conducting the hearing ordered her to get some...
  • Acting Mayor Gloria rescinds Filner stop-work order for restaurant

    SAN DIEGO - As his last apparent act as mayor, Bob Filner issued a stop-work order for a Jack in the Box expansion in North Park. As his first act as acting mayor, Todd Gloria rescinded the order. At issue is whether Jack in the Box played fast and...
  • Five suspects held for allegedly forcing teens into prostitution

    Five suspects have been arrested on suspicion of holding two runaway girls against their will and forcing them into prostitution, authorities said Saturday. Four men and one woman face possible charges of conspiracy to commit human trafficking, false...