| Oct 10, 2012
| 5:28 PM
NEWPORT BEACH (KTLA) -- A professional clown was sentenced Wednesday to 10 years in state prison for raping a girl a decade ago in Fullerton.
Jose Guadalupe Jimenez, 43, of Anaheim pleaded guilty to one felony count of a lewd act upon a child under 14...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 4:26 PM
RENO, NV (KTLA) -- The Reno National Championship Air Races are underway for the 49th annual event, despite last year's deadly crash.
Ten spectators died at last year's show when pilot Jimmy Leeward lost control of his P51 Mustang and crashed into the...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 6:46 PM
SANTA ANA (KTLA) -- Attorneys for former Orange County Sheriff Michael Carona -- now serving 66 months in federal prison for witness tampering -- have filed a motion to cut the former lawman's sentence by nearly half.
In the motion, Carona's attorneys...
| Dec 10, 2012
| 12:54 AM
HAYWARD, Calif. -- A childhood friend was sentenced to 25-years to life in the first degree murder of nursing student Michelle Le.
Prosecutors allege Giselle Esteban stalked and murdered Le because she blamed the young nurse for ruining her...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 6:43 AM
LOS ANGELES -- The days of most tax-free Internet shopping in California are over.
After years of controversy, the world's largest online retailer, Amazon.com Inc., was set to begin collecting state and local sales taxes on California purchases at 12:...
| Oct 30, 2012
| 6:42 AM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- Three members of a rock band who blocked traffic for nearly two hours on the 101 Freeway in Hollywood two years ago pleaded no contest Monday to felony conspiracy and three misdemeanor charges.
Prosecutors say Christopher Roy...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 5:34 PM
SANTA ANA (KTLA) -- A bank robber known as the "Drifter Bandit" whose crimes date back to the 1980s has pleaded guilty Wednesday.
Orange County Sheriff's deputies said Michael David Marano, 45, was arrested in Santa Ana last month after a felony...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 3:32 PM
WESTMINSTER (KTLA) -- A massage therapist was convicted and sentenced for sexually assaulting three of his clients while working in Seal Beach.
Jason Michael Elliott, 29, Sunset Beach, pleaded guilty Oct. 19, 2012, to one felony and two misdemeanor...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 8:28 PM
SANTA ANA, Calif. (KTLA) -- An Orange County judge Monday reduced to misdemeanors charges of felony child endangerment against five relatives who lived in a Santa Ana home with two children, ages 6 and 12, and at least 110 cats.
Superior Court Judge...
| Jul 24, 2012
| 12:39 PM
LOS ANGELES, Calif. (KTLA) -- The son of a former Los Angeles fire chief is among 5 people who plead guilty to charges of bribing a Transportation Security Administration agent at LAX to allegedly help him smuggle marijuana aboard a flight.
| Aug 10, 2012
| 2:59 PM
MARINA DEL REY, Calif. (KTLA) -- An L.A. County Sheriff's deputy pleaded no contest Friday to having a sexual relationship with an underage girl.
Deputy Kenneth Alexander, 46, was charged with one count of oral copulation with a person under the age of...