| Jan 15, 2014
| 12:17 PM
What combination of circumstances makes us remember an otherwise forgettable event? Here’s the recipe, from 67 years ago Wednesday — the Black Dahlia murder.
She was a young nobody, a pretty-ish drifter of a type that filled L.A. just...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 4:09 PM
Veteran NBA player Lamar Odom's loved ones may want former O.J. Simpson attorney and LegalZoom founder Robert Shapiro to represent Odom in his DUI arrest.
But Shapiro says that these days he is not about getting his clients the least amount of...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 9:29 AM
The two prostitutes listed in the indictment of a former San Bernardino police officer for alleged sex abuse told investigators they endured forced sex acts with the man out of fear of retaliation.
Federal offiicals on Thursday announced that the ex-...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 10:16 AM
A homeowner in Fresno who shot a firefighter in the leg after mistaking him for a home intruder will not face criminal charges.
Police spokesman Jamie Rios told the Fresno Bee on Thursday that the firefighter was just "doing his job" and also will not...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 9:02 AM
Lamar Odom, who was arrested on suspicion of drunk driving last week, is receiving treatment and has hired O.J. Simpson's one-time attorney to represent him.
Two sources told The Times that Odom is getting treatment for his problems but is not in rehab....
| Nov 15, 2012
| 7:20 PM
George "Woody" Clarke, who gained national prominence as the San Diego prosecutor asked by Los Angeles prosecutors to present the crucial but highly complex DNA evidence during the O.J. Simpson murder trial, has died. He was 61.
Clarke died Tuesday at...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 11:25 AM
Just two days after George Zimmerman was found not guilty in the shooting death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin, a book agent today confirmed that one of the jurors who reached that verdict plans to write a book about the high-profile trial.
| Jul 17, 2013
| 2:19 PM
Apparently, things are worse than we thought: We have run out of rock ’n’ roll musicians.
How else to explain the latest cover of Rolling Stone, which features not the Rolling Stones -- or even Captain Hook -- but accused Boston Marathon...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 5:35 PM
Federal investigators said Thursday that a Southwest Airlines jet that crashed at New York’s LaGuardia Airport landed first on its nose gear before the main landing gear made contact with the runway.
“The landing scenario that the report...
| May 15, 2013
| 1:31 PM
LAS VEGAS — O.J. Simpson finally took the stand as the star witness in his bid to receive a new trial on the kidnapping and robbery charges that sent him to prison for up to 33 years.
Gently coached in about 2 1/2 hours of testimony Wednesday...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 3:33 PM
How many laws has California passed, how many verdicts have its juries reached, how many social movements has it launched that other people in other states consider unjust or vile and would like to punish with a boycott?
That’s one of the...