The background-check service that ride-hailing company Uber uses to screen potential drivers did not flag the criminal records of 25 drivers who gave thousands of rides to customers in Los Angeles and San Francisco, prosecutors said Wednesday.
Many have compared Marilyn Pharis' murder to the case of Juan Francisco Lopez-Sanchez, a Mexican immigrant who was charged with the fatal shooting of Kathryn Steinle, 32, on Pier 14 in San Francisco on July 1.
Inice Edwards was one of two dozen protesters standing outside the courthouse here last week when Victor Aureliano Martinez Ramirez appeared to face charges that he raped, tortured and killed a Santa Barbara County woman.
The cancer was discovered after an Aug. 3 surgery in Atlanta to remove a mass from the 39th president's liver. The Carter Center said last week that the procedure went smoothly and that his prognosis for a full recovery was "excellent."
I heard a commentator say that he wasn't a good present and this man was a wonderful present that he just didn't go to the beat of Washington he's been a great humanitarian tears of my heart that I even have to comment on the situation and I pray for you everyday and we all have to pray for him
A labor organization that represents nurses nationwide -- composed predominantly of women -- endorsed Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders on Monday, the first union support he’s received in his long-shot quest to capture the Democratic presidential nomination over Hillary Rodham Clinton.
Mark O'Mara -- the man who defended George Zimmerman in court -- is now representing the family of Samuel DuBose, an unarmed black man who was shot and killed by a white police officer at a traffic stop.
Last week, defense attorney Mark O'Mara -- best known as the man who kept George Zimmerman out of prison -- once again walked in front of television cameras to talk about a racially charged shooting and to stand up for the rights of a client.
Leena Jang is surrounded by soap. Every box — and there are thousands of them — bears her face and name. They cover almost every surface in her small TV studio, stacked precariously on equipment and packed into cardboard boxes beneath overflowing shelves.
David Binkle, L.A. Unified's food services director who won national acclaim for improving school meals, has resigned following a recent audit that found massive waste, ethical breaches and financial mismanagement under his watch.