| Jun 10, 2011
Erlan Acosta poses a dual threat - sexual deviancy and domestic violence.
He's a convicted child rapist wanted in Spokane who's also been busted for a vicious domestic violence assault - attacking the mother of his eight children with a piece of glass,...
| Jun 12, 2011
| 11:31 AM
SAN BERNARDINO (KTLA) -- The San Bernardino County District Attorney's Office filed charges Friday against a former deputy accused of having sex with a 16-year-old girl.
Nathan Gastineau, 31, of Redlands, was arrested April 22 after the girl, a police...
| Nov 30, 2010
With twinkling Christmas lights, jingling sleigh bells and chestnuts roasting on open fires — not to mention inescapable holiday jewelry commercials hawking diamond rings — it's no wonder December reigns as the most popular month to pop the...
| Dec 2, 2010
| 5:31 PM
Joyce Farmer and Lyn Chevli were Laguna Beach working mothers with a creative bent in the early 1970s when they decided to join forces in an unlikely alliance as underground comic book creators. Farmer was the artist. Chevli, now 78, was a writer and...
| Dec 14, 2010
| 9:57 AM
To purchase a copy of the book:
Dear John, I Love Jane: Women Write About Leaving Men for Women
The new buzzword in female sexuality is "sexual fluidity" -- the idea that for many women, sexual identity can shift over time, often in the...
| Dec 16, 2010
| 5:28 PM
A Laguna Beach man has been accused of participating in an international child pornography ring that was recently broken up through the efforts of global law enforcement, according to the U.S. attorney's office.
Anthony Jasso, 46, pleaded guilty in...
| Nov 14, 2010
The patient from Mount Prospect was at a low point when she turned to Allan Aven, her longtime family physician, for help.
Chronic vertigo and vomiting had left less than 90 pounds on her 5-foot-3 frame. Surgery to address those problems was...
| Dec 16, 2010
| 11:06 AM
Ricky Gervais, 49, British comedian and star of movies such as "The Invention of Lying," may joke onstage, but he is serious about comedy.
"I do this because I can't not do it," Gervais said in an interview in October while in town filming his second HBO...
| Dec 31, 2010
| 7:55 PM
The pews were nearly full for the early Sunday service at Joy Metropolitan Community Church, but just about everybody in the sanctuary was male and most were middle-aged.
Started in 1979, the predominantly gay Orlando church is imperiled by its inability...
| Dec 30, 2010
| 4:41 PM
"The Sunday Papers" radio show, hosted by Tribune reporter Rick Kogan, will feature David Royko, author of "Royko in Love: Mike's Letters to Carol" from 8 to 9 a.m. during the 6:30 to 9 a.m. broadcast on WGN-AM 720.
The Teen Volume book...
| Jan 7, 2011
| 12:27 PM
SAN DIEGO --
The parents of slain Poway High School senior Chelsea King announced Friday that they will not sue the state of California over their daughter's rape and murder last year at the hands of a parole-violating sex offender.