Noriko Uno’s case is the first to go to trial in a proceeding that could determine whether Toyota Motor Corp. should be held liable for sudden unintended acceleration in its vehicles — a claim made by motorists that plagued the Japanese automaker and led to lawsuits, settlements and recalls of millions of its cars and SUVs.
A judge says Kim Kardashian’s divorce trial should begin in early May.
Actor Robert Wagner has declined to be interviewed by detectives investigating the 1981 drowning of his then-wife, Natalie Wood.
Britney Spears’ former confidante and self-professed manager failed to prove his libel and breach-of-contract claims against the singer’s parents and her caretakers, a judge who dismissed the case mid-trial ruled Thursday.
The wife of a missing FBI agent Tuesday made a desperate plea for new clues, as her family prepared for a painful week marking his birthday and Father’s Day.
A judge Friday ordered two men to stand trial in the beating of San Francisco Giants fan Bryan Stow.
The chief of surgical trauma at UC Irvine Medical Center took the stand Tuesday as the preliminary hearing in the Kelly Thomas death case continued for its second day.
A couple has filed a lawsuit against a Downey PetSmart, claiming that a groomer injured their puppy so severely that it died.
The mysterious death of actress Natalie Wood is being re-examined.
More testimony is scheduled Thursday in the trial of Conrad Murray, who has been charged with involuntary manslaughter in the death of Michael Jackson.
A federal judge Wednesday will consider the bankruptcy case involving the Crystal Cathedral.
Police released new details Tuesday in the arrest of an 18-year-old man who allegedly murdered a pizza delivery man.
It shattered the lives of many in this idyllic beach community and sent shockwaves throughout the Southland — and much of the country.
Lindsay Lohan says that since being confined to her 3,000-square-foot home in Venice Beach, Calif., she’s had time to finish decorating her house and patio.
Actress Lindsay Lohan pleaded no contest Wednesday to a misdemeanor grand theft charge for taking a necklace from a Venice jewelry store.