| Mar 28, 2010
Peter Gowland, whose exuberant, sun-drenched swimsuit photos and self-designed large-format cameras helped define glamour photography for six decades, has died. He was 93.
Gowland died March 17 at his Pacific Palisades home of complications from...
| Apr 9, 2010
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| Mar 4, 2010
One year after being attacked in her own courtroom, former Judge Cinda Fox is in the process of filing a lawsuit against the county she once served.
Last year, Fox was stabbed with a six-inch makeshift knife by murder suspect David Paradiso during his...
| Apr 15, 2010
With rain soaking their clothing and fogging up their binoculars, 50 researchers and university students armed with butterfly nets and specimen bottles fanned out across Whitewater Canyon at daybreak Monday to take the first full accounting of wildlife in...
| May 10, 2010
A timeline of events in the kidnapping and murder investigation of Sandra Cantu and the criminal case of Melissa Huckaby.
March 27, 2009: Sandra Cantu, an 8-year-old girl from Tracy, California, reported missing by family members after she fails to...
| May 23, 2010
A San Joaquin County Court Judge will decide on Monday whether to lift the gag order in the Sandra Cantu murder case . The release of sensitive court documents and autopsy photos of the 8 year old girl, will also be up for consideration.
In a letter to...
| May 24, 2010
A San Joaquin County judge ruled this morning to keep the gag order in the Sandra Cantu murder case in place.
Judge Lofthus held the hearing after a request to lift the gag order was submitted.
The lawyer for the family of Sandra Cantu says the family...
| Jun 14, 2010
The sentencing hearing for Melissa Huckaby has started in a San Joaquin County courtroom.
"There is no mystery what the sentence is in this case," Judge Linda Lofthus.
It's standing room only inside the courtroom, and a handful of people are standing....
| Jun 19, 2010
| 7:32 AM
STOCKTON -- Newly released grand jury transcripts show Melissa Huckaby drugged 8-year old Sandra Cantu and sexually assaulted her with a rolling pin before strangling her with an alcohol soaked noose.
Sandra"s body was found with a blood-soaked cloth...
| Jun 14, 2010
Former Sunday school teacher Melissa Huckaby has been sentenced to a prison term of life without the possibility of parole and ordered to pay more than $8,000 in restitution for the kidnapping and murder of 8-year-old Sandra Cantu of Tracy in 2009.
| Jun 28, 2010
The state's Board of Registered Nursing has discovered that some 3,500 of its nurses have been punished for misconduct by other states — hundreds even had their licenses revoked — while maintaining clean licenses in California.
As many as 2,...
| Dec 26, 2009
Dozens of registered nurses who have been convicted of serious crimes including murder, sex offenses, robbery and assault have been identified by California regulators reviewing newly required fingerprints from tens of thousands of caregivers.