| Aug 13, 2013
| 1:15 PM
Lizzie Borden took an ax
And gave her mother forty whacks…
So begins the gruesome rhyme used for generations by children skipping rope.
It's the prose that piqued the curiosity of local playwright-director Michael Wanzie and composer Rich...
| 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
| 9:02 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....
| 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...
| Jul 20, 2013
| 4:23 PM
Los Angeles County Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas on Saturday called for a national boycott of Florida to protest the state’s “stand your ground” law in the wake of the acquittal of George Zimmerman in the shooting of African American...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Hard-nosed Montana fisherman Andy Hill, who recently founded a nonprofit organization to teach disabled people how to make lures and cast lines, suddenly finds himself in a wheelchair -- at least for the time being.
For 21 years, Hill, a social worker,...
| 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 1, 2013
| 2:43 PM
Khloe Kardashian Odom isn't like her older sisters Kim and Kourtney Kardashian, and she's totally OK with that.
The reality TV star and wife of L.A. Clippers forward Lamar Odom opened up to Cosmopolitan UK about all things Kardashian, including her...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 1:41 PM
They’ve thrown money out a window, spun doughnuts in the grass, and shaken off spike strips and PIT maneuvers only to be undone by wet cement. And in the end, they all ended up in the same place: jail.
As they say, it’s not the destination...
| May 3, 2013
| 7:18 AM
After skipping out on entering a Newport Beach rehabilitation facility and facing the prospect of arrest for violating her probation, Lindsay Lohan has rehired her former attorney, Shawn Holley, to keep her out of jail.
She checked in late Thursday at...