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  • The strength of Afghan women unveiled in 'Patience Stone'

    The strength of Afghan women unveiled in 'Patience Stone'
    The patience stone (syngue sabour) of Persian mythology is a magical black stone that receives the problems of those who confide in it. According to myth, when the stone has absorbed all the pain and suffering of the person, it will shatter and free the...
  • Alleged Craigslist rapist hit with new charges

    Alleged Craigslist rapist hit with new charges
    The Woodstock man accused earlier this year of sexually assaulting five women is now facing additional charges. McHenry County prosecutors filed new aggravated criminal sexual assault charges this week against Charles Oliver, 45, after a sixth woman...
  • Karen Black dies at 74; actress starred in 'Five Easy Pieces' and 'Easy Rider'

    Karen Black dies at 74; actress starred in 'Five Easy Pieces' and 'Easy Rider'
    Karen Black, the bravely offbeat actress who burst into the public consciousness in such iconic counterculture films as "Five Easy Pieces" and "Easy Rider," has died. She was 74. Black, who was found to have ampullary cancer in 2010, died Thursday at...
  • 'Problem' motels drain resources

    'Problem' motels drain resources
    First story in an occasional series about Costa Mesa's troubled motels. The letter was a desperate plea to the police chief. The owner of a Harbor Boulevard motel admitted his business attracted less-than-reputable guests. "Under such difficult...
  • Sinead O'Connor urges Miley Cyrus to stop 'pimping' herself

    Sinead O'Connor urges Miley Cyrus to stop 'pimping' herself
    Attention all polarizing twentysomething pop stars: When you name-drop your inspirations, don't always expect them to respond with a thank you. Irish singer-songwriter Sinéad O’Connor, who is no stranger to controversy herself, wasn’t...
  • Eight arrested in Wichita prostitution sting

    Eight arrested in Wichita prostitution sting
    Eight men are arrested after a prostitution sting in Wichita Thursday. Undercover officers posed as prostitutes along N. Broadway between Central and 21st Street. The men who were arrested range in age from 29 to 76 years old.   
  • Glendale's Japan sister city deal may collapse

    Glendale's Japan sister city deal may collapse
    A Japanese city is considering dissolution of its sister-city relationship with Glendale, a move its officials say is unrelated to the installation of a controversial “comfort women” memorial, despite statements in the local media and a...
  • Cinephil Takes 'Ukraine Is Not a Brothel'

    VENICE - "Ukraine Is Not a Brothel," a docu-feature from Australian Kitty Green which lifts the lid on Ukraine's seemingly bizarre bare-breast feminist movement, has been acquired for international distribution by Tel Aviv's Cinephil days before its...
  • Three Seattle-area motels seized in probe of drugs, prostitution

    SEATTLE -- Three motels in nearby Tukwila served as dens of prostitution and drug dealing where police often had to respond to calls of robbery, drug dealing, theft and rape, authorities say.  On Tuesday, U.S. Atty. Jenny A. Durkan announced that...
  • The 'repugnant, vile truth' about sex trafficking in L.A. County

    The 'repugnant, vile truth' about sex trafficking in L.A. County
    "When I turned 14, that was when I hit the track." The track, as Jessica Midkiff calls it, was Sunset Boulevard in Hollywood, where she trolled for johns and turned every cent of her earnings over to the pimp who owned her. If you tried to skim a...
  • 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...