Mornyang was nine hours into a January 21 flight from Melbourne to Los Angeles and had apparently been drinking wine excessively when she began "yelling obscenities and racial slurs and flailing her arms," prosecutors said in their sentencing memorandum
Neil David Kimball, 46, pleaded guilty to felony lewd act on a child and felony unlawful sexual intercourse and is expected to be sentenced to three years in jail
The research found that the risk of dementia was 32% lower in people with a high genetic risk if they follow healthy behaviors such as regular physical activity, healthy diet, no smoking, and moderate alcohol consumption
The 'Blue Lives Matter' flag honoring the law enforcement outside the Colorado detention center was spray-painted with the words 'Abolish ICE'
Noah Cuatro was rushed to Children's Hospital, Los Angeles, on July 5 with injuries that were not consistent with drowning and died the following morning
Anni and Ashot Manukyan, an Armenian-American couple, are suing the CHA Fertility Center in Los Angeles for "unspecified compensatory and punitive damages."
Jim Bouton, the former New York Yankees pitcher who shocked and angered the conservative baseball world with the tell-all book 'Ball Four' has died at 80 after a long battle with brain disease
On average, 130 people die in the US every day from an opioid overdose and the economic burden comes to $78.5 billion a year, as per estimates by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Two decades after being wrongfully convicted for the rape of a jogger at the age of 16, Wise has purchased an apartment with a view of Central Park, the scene of the crime that turned his life upside-down.
The 27-year-old pitcher, who was found dead in his Texas hotel room on July 1, spoke along with his wife about his future plans in an interview
There is about a 1-in-10 chance that another 7.0 quake could hit within the next week, said Lucy Jones, a seismologist at the California Institute of Technology and a former science adviser at the U.S. Geological Survey.
Critics pointed out he had not included some sections of the speech, where Douglass spoke of hope for the future
Accordong to media reports, at least 159 aftershocks of magnitude 2.5 or greater were recorded after the earthquake
People from Las Vegas to the Pacific Coast reported feeling a rolling motion and took to social media to report it.
68-year-old Joyce Bernann McKinney has been charged with one felony count each of assault with a deadly weapon, an automobile, hit-and-run driving resulting in death and vehicular manslaughter with gross negligence
The pitcher was found unresponsive in his hotel room near Dallas on Monday, just two days after his conclusive performance for the LA Angels
The younger Biden son, in a candid interview, revealed that he has struggled with alcohol and cocaine addiction for decades
The team said it happened Monday in Texas but provided no other immediate details. Skaggs started the Angels' game Saturday night against the Athletics. Their game against the Texas Rangers on Monday night has been postponed.
The 76-year-old was cleared for release following a five-hour parole hearing at the California Men's Colony in San Luis Obispo on Friday morning
Salt Lake City police chief Mike Brown said 31-year-old Ayoola A. Ajayi will be charged with aggravated murder, kidnaping and desecration of a body in the death of the 23 year old
Marcos A Forestal’s BMW plowed head-on into pregnant mother Krystil Kincaid in California on September 9, killing the woman and her unborn child
The still shots of 23-year-old Mackenzie Lueck were taken from Salt Lake City International Airport videotape and she is seen exiting the airport's departure area around 2 am on June 17, the day she went missing
In the first update on her condition since the unfortunate incident on May 29, the family's lawyer revealed the extent of her injuries.
Dr. George Tyndall has been the subject of a Los Angeles police investigation for more than a year after patients claimed sexual abuse or harassment by the gynecologist.
Her first novel — 'Scruples' in 1978 — became a best-seller. Krantz's books have been translated into 52 languages and sold more than 85 million copies worldwide. They inspired a series of hit miniseries with the help of her husband, film and television producer Steve Krantz.
Gennady Bolotsky, of Valley Village, was run over by the driver of a white pickup truck, with police offering a $50,000 reward for information on the driver
The federal government, earlier this month, also scrapped English language classes, recreational programs like soccer games and legal aid for detained children
The study cautions that if emissions remain on their current path, the melting ice from Greenland alone could contribute as much as 24 feet to global sea level rise by the year 3000, which would put much of San Francisco, Los Angeles, New Orleans and other cities under water
Yonatan Daniel Aguilar was found dead wrapped inside a blanket at his home in Echo Park in 2016. Responding officers said the boy did not look older than 6 years of age
Authorities said the haul could have been worth more than $1 billion on the street. The US attorney’s office in Philadelphia announced the massive bust on Twitter on Tuesday afternoon, saying that law enforcement agents found the cocaine on a ship at the Packer Marine Terminal.
The process of collecting evidence of sexual assault using 'rape kits' is often a long and invasive procedure that lasts four to six hours and sees the victim's body treated like a crime scene
Elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame this year, Bowlen was the first owner in NFL history to have his team win 300 games — including playoffs — in three decades
The tragic news comes amid a rash of deaths of US tourists in the popular Caribbean vacation spot and which have grabbed worldwide attention.
Hunter recently got married to Melissa Cohen, a South African native and multiple reports have said that the couple tied the knot in Los Angeles on May 16
"It's kind of a good ‘F you' to any sort of inequality or bad sentiments that the [Trump] administration might have towards people who don't look exactly like him," Rapinoe said in an interview earlier
Climate change is projected to increase heat-related mortality in the US, Europe, the Americas, East, and Southeast Asia, Australia, the Middle East, and North Africa
After 25 years living under the shadow of one of the nation’s most notorious murder cases, Simpson says his life now is fine.
Iron Mike's former wife also refuted the boxer's claims that Pitt "looked ready to receive his last rites" when he caught them together in a car
There is no statute in Alabama terminating parental rights for a person found to have conceived a child by rape or incest
Firefighters battled the 40-acre blaze in hot, dry and windy conditions during the first day of a heat wave baking the region in nearly 100-degree (37.8-Celsius) heat
In July 2000, Madrigal was charged with committing a drive-by shooting in East Los Angeles on behalf of the Ford Maravilla gang, following which he was convicted in 2002 with a prison sentence of 25 years to life
Authorities are now seeking 25-year-old Emmanuel Arellano for involuntary manslaughter and elder abuse in the death of 51-year-old Timothy Cortinas
Atkins was wrongfully incarcerated for 32 years to life after a witness falsified her testimony. He was just 17 years old at the time.
The church, whose name translates to The Light of the World, has been the subject of child sex abuse allegations for years but authorities in Mexico have never filed criminal charges.
Kenneth Oliver, now 52, was given the life sentence at 29 under California's strict "three strikes" sentencing law for repeat felons. His attorneys say it's unconscionable that he was set to die in prison for nonviolent crimes.
Supporters of a ban in New York include animal welfare advocates, cat owners and veterinarians who argue the practice is cruel and barbaric since it involves the amputation of a cat's toes back to the first knuckle.
Anthony was wrongfully incarcerated on murder and armed robbery charges in 1996 at the age of 19 with no physical evidence tying him to the case
Mayor London Breed and other supporters of the proposal say the move — known as conservatorship — is necessary to help addicts who are often homeless and suffering from a mental illness, making them a danger to themselves.
According to the bill, formerly incarcerated people who went through wrongful imprisonment can sue and if they win, they can get a certificate of innocence, their conviction records sealed, and monetary compensation as well.
California governor Gavin Newsom overruled the parole board's decision to free the 69-year-old member of the Manson family. He said he was concerned about 'her potential for future violence'.
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