| Nov 13, 2012
| 6:27 AM
WEST HOLLYWOOD (KTLA) -- Residents say Park La Brea -- L.A.'s largest apartment complex -- is infested with bed bugs, as well as rats, roaches and other vermin.
They say that it's a problem that has been going on for years, and they want action.
| Nov 9, 2012
| 4:07 PM
SANTA ANA, Calif. (KTLA) -- A 21-year-old woman convicted of suffocating her baby minutes after giving birth and then dumping the body in a trash can was sentenced Friday to 15 years to life in prison.
Juana Perez Valencia, of Anaheim, was found guilty...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 5:54 PM
SANTA ANA, Calif. (KTLA) -- A man convicted of twice ejaculating into a co-worker's drinking water has lost his appeal.
A panel of Orange County judges upheld the conviction of 32-year-old Michael Kevin Lallana.
Lallana, of Fullerton, was convicted in...
| Oct 30, 2012
| 6:42 AM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- Three members of a rock band who blocked traffic for nearly two hours on the 101 Freeway in Hollywood two years ago pleaded no contest Monday to felony conspiracy and three misdemeanor charges.
Prosecutors say Christopher Roy...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 3:32 PM
WESTMINSTER (KTLA) -- A massage therapist was convicted and sentenced for sexually assaulting three of his clients while working in Seal Beach.
Jason Michael Elliott, 29, Sunset Beach, pleaded guilty Oct. 19, 2012, to one felony and two misdemeanor...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 8:28 PM
SANTA ANA, Calif. (KTLA) -- An Orange County judge Monday reduced to misdemeanors charges of felony child endangerment against five relatives who lived in a Santa Ana home with two children, ages 6 and 12, and at least 110 cats.
Superior Court Judge...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 7:55 PM
SOUTH LOS ANGELES, Calif. (KTLA)-- A man was sentenced Monday to 25 years in state prison after pleading no contest to shooting a USC student in the chest during a party in September 2011.
As part of a plea deal, Tyson Tyree Smith, 22, did not contest...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 12:20 AM
DALLAS, TX (KTLA) -- A mother of five who plead guilty to gluing her toddler's hands to a wall and beating her into a coma was sentenced to 99 years in prison Friday.
Elizabeth Escalona, 23, pleaded guilty in July to injury to a child for brutally...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 5:28 PM
NEWPORT BEACH (KTLA) -- A professional clown was sentenced Wednesday to 10 years in state prison for raping a girl a decade ago in Fullerton.
Jose Guadalupe Jimenez, 43, of Anaheim pleaded guilty to one felony count of a lewd act upon a child under 14...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 2:04 PM
LIMA, Peru -- It appears Joran van der Sloot is about to become a father.
Van der Sloot became well-known around the world for the murder of Stephany Flores in Peru and for being arrested twice, but never charged, in the 2005 disappearance of U.S....
| Sep 24, 2012
| 2:51 PM
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Two U.S. Marines will be court martialed over their alleged involvement in a video showing troops urinating on dead Taliban fighters and posing for pictures with casualties.
The Marine Corps announced the criminal charges Monday...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 6:43 AM
LOS ANGELES -- The days of most tax-free Internet shopping in California are over.
After years of controversy, the world's largest online retailer, Amazon.com Inc., was set to begin collecting state and local sales taxes on California purchases at 12:...