Crime & Justice
The court's decision means Gov. Jerry Brown's plan to reduce the state's prison population will come before voters in November.
Preliminary ballistics tests on shell casings found at shooting scenes in Minnesota and at the UCLA were fired from the same gun, police said Friday.
Jurors must decide between the death penalty and life in prison for one of L.A.'s most prolific serial killers. Lonnie Franklin Jr. murdered at least ten women in South L.A.
A Minnesota coroner has identified the body of a woman killed in Brooklyn Park as that of Ashley Erin Hasti, who had been married to UCLA shooting assailant Mainak Sarkar.
UCLA students and faculty gathered Friday for a second vigil to remember engineering professor William Klug, killed Wednesday in a murder-suicide on campus.
This week an African-American woman was convicted after being charged under California Penal Code statute 405a. Until recently, the charge was known as “lynching.”
The delays came during the search for Enrique Marquez, a friend of the shooters, according to the report.
Salling, who played bad-boy Noah "Puck" Puckerman on the series, is scheduled to be arraigned on two charges of receiving and possessing child pornography.
Turns out, Foltz was largely responsible for starting the idea of the public defender's office and was the first woman to be admitted into the California Bar.
Police say former UCLA doctoral student Mainak Sarkar likely killed a woman in Minnesota before fatally shooting a professor and then himself in L.A.
An eyewitness says a fast-thinking professor's actions may have prevented yesterday's shooting at UCLA from spilling into an even bigger tragedy.
Klug's work included a focus on the mechanics of biological systems, such as cancer cells, with UCLA saying in an obituary that he conducted "life-saving research."
If you're in a classroom and you want to keep a shooter out, but the door opens outwards, what do you do? You get inventive.
The Chimney Fire started burning Wednesday afternoon in and near the Owens Peak and Chimney Peak wilderness areas on public land managed by the Bureau of Land Management.
The revelation in a court filing Tuesday says Enrique Marquez Jr. was associated with a group arrested as they tried to fly to Afghanistan to join al-Qaida.
LAPD Chief Charlie Beck said investigators had determined there was a homicide and suicide in an engineering building on the campus of UCLA Wednesday morning.