| Mar 19, 2013
| 1:19 PM
California Atty. Gen. Kamala Harris is the top prosecutor in the most populous state in the nation, but she makes less than her counterparts in six other states.
She also makes far less than the city attorneys for Burbank, Glendale and Pasadena....
| Feb 20, 2013
| 3:15 PM
Thomas Hacker, a convicted pedophile who is more than 20 years into a 100-year prison sentence, was named as a defendant in four lawsuits filed Wednesday on behalf of men who say they were molested by Hacker decades ago.
The plaintiffs, all listed as...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 9:53 AM
Burbank this week joined the growing list of cities that have banned the retail sale of pets, but built in a six-month grace period for existing pet stores....
| Dec 17, 2012
| 5:46 PM
A man wanted on charges of stabbing two of his brothers-in-law outside an Oak Lawn hospital has been arrested in Michigan, police said today.
Kamal Yasin, 32, was arrested about 8 p.m. Sunday in Dearborn, Mich., and is expected to appear before a...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 11:48 AM
James J. O’Donnell Jr., 65, of La Crescenta, CA, passed away Saturday, Dec. 8, 2012, in the Hospice Unit at VA Sepulveda Ambulatory Care Center in North Hills, CA. Born May 8, 1947, he was a 1965 graduate of Forest View High School in Arlington...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 8:40 AM
Five grocery stores in the Gresham and Englewood neighborhoods on the South Side were closed after their owners were charged with Link card fraud, officials said.
Walid Mohamed, 50, of Palos Hills, Imad Qatanani, 37, of Burbank and Mohammed Abuzir, 49 of...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 10:13 AM
Ikea released a rendering Thursday of its proposed new Burbank store, which would be 92% bigger than the existing store and would turn one of the smallest Ikeas in California into one of the largest in the country.
The new Ikea -- west of San Fernando...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 4:32 PM
BURBANK, Illinois -- Just hours after saying "I do," Estrella Carrera was found stabbed to death in a blood-soaked bathtub, still wearing the glittery, sequined dress she wore at her cocktail reception.
A manhunt was immediately launched for her husband,...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 8:31 AM
There is a break in the case of a southwest suburban bride murdered hours after her wedding. Police have the car they believe was used in the killing.
The 2006 black Maserati was recovered during an unrelated federal drug investigation targeting the...
| Sep 25, 2012
| 12:33 PM
A 51-year-old man was charged in connection with a crash that killed a 56-year-old woman who was trying to get in a car on the city's Southwest Side.
Jesus Luna, 51, of Burbank, was charged with DUI, DUI with a blood alcohol count of .08, operating a...
| Jul 27, 2012
| 12:03 PM
A clerk was shot and killed in a West Side gas station robbery about two hours before his shift was to end, according to police and the man's family.
Baker Farhat, of the 7800 block of South Rutherford Avenue in Burbank, was pronounced dead on the...