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  • Why Saudi princesses keep slaves

    Why Saudi princesses keep slaves
    A Saudi princess living in Irvine was charged Wednesday with human trafficking after a Kenyan woman who worked in her home fled and contacted the police. Orange County prosecutors allege that Meshael Alayban forced the woman to work 16 hours a day,...
  • Stanley Karnow dies at 87; author of epic Vietnam history

    Stanley Karnow, an award-winning author and journalist who combined insightful reporting with personal accounts and historical sweep in books on the Vietnam War and the Philippines and the critically acclaimed public television series that accompanied the...
  • Sharks use tail to kick tail

    Sharks use tail to kick tail
    Pelagic thresher sharks, charcoal-eyed predators that patrol the world’s oceans, use their massive, scythe-like tails to slap schools of sardines, according to a new study published Wednesday in PLOS ONE. The aqua-smack delivers a shock wave so...
  • Investors, Starbucks co-bidder oppose McDreamy's Tully's buy

    It’s not just the “Grey’s Anatomy” mid-season premiere Thursday night weighing on Patrick Dempsey’s mind – the would-be coffee company owner is facing several objections to his pending purchase of Seattle’s Tully&...
  • U.S. warns China against further moves in South China Sea

     
    The Obama administration Friday warned China against further moves to tighten control over a disputed section of the South China Sea, as tensions rose in the flashpoint region....
  • ‘Survivor,’ Barbara Walters top Wednesday ratings

     
    THIS POST HAS BEEN UPDATED WITH LATE RATINGS: “Survivor” was the most-watched program Wednesday night in Central Florida, followed by Barbara Walters' look at the 10 most fascinating people of 2012. Nationally, “Criminal Minds” and...
  • The best TV episodes of 2012: 'Survivor: Philippines' revitalizes reality TV in 'Dead Man Walking'

     
    Stunning twists and epic Tribal Council earns kudos for "Survivor's" eighth episode, alongside outstanding offerings from "Homeland," "Breaking Bad," "Supernatural" and "Sherlock."...
  • Hero dog at UC Davis appears to have beaten cancer, vet says

     
    A veterinarian at UC Davis says a dog from the Philippines who became an international hero after sacrificing her snout to save two young girls may have beaten cancer. Veterinarian Gina Davis tells the San Francisco Chronicle the dog, named......
  • FBI agent's conduct questioned at arms trafficking hearing

     
    More testimony is expected in the case of an FBI agent who went undercover to ensnare three men in a weapons trafficking case -- but ended up having his conduct being put on trial in downtown Los Angeles....
  • Pictures in the News | July 30, 2012

     
    Pictures in the News from around the world....
  • FBI: Ex-CEO of Naperville social agency flees U.S.

    FBI: Ex-CEO of Naperville social agency flees U.S.
    An executive who formerly ran a Naperville-based social service agency devoted to finding homes for children with special needs fled the country days before he was charged with diverting more than $200,000 from the agency, according to authorities. In a...
  • Last Asian Boyz member convicted of murder, attempted murder

     
    The rash of crimes from 1995 to 1996 that were spread across a large area led to the formation of an Asian Boyz task force. The gang, formed in the 1980s and involving members of Vietnamese, Cambodian and Filipino descent, preyed on their own ethnic...