Controversy

Christopher Evans Hubbart (Photo credit: CBS)

Is The Pillowcase Rapist Headed Back To State Mental Hospital?

A judge on Friday approved a hearing for later this month to determine if Hubbart — currently living in a private home in Lake Los Angeles — should go back to a state mental hospital.

04/10/2015

Three of five members of the county Board of Supervisors have joined an effort to  recall Superior Court Judge Marc Kelly. (Photo credit: CBS)

OC Judge At Center Of Leniency Accusation In Child-Rape Case Was Accused Of Another Light Sentence 5 Years Ago

On Thursday, several OC Supervisors joined the fracas asking Kelly to voluntarily step down.

04/09/2015

Bryan Scott, a local father, is leading the crusade to have an Orange County judge removed from the bench. (credit: CBS)

Father Leading Crusade To Have Judge Taken Off Bench After Lightened Sentence For Man Who Raped Girl, 3

In 48 hours, the Facebook page has garnered 6,000 likes.

04/08/2015

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Family Of Comatose Woman Gets Reprieve From Hospital Decision To Remove Life Support

Despite the diagnosis of brain death, the family says they are not giving up hope.

03/20/2015

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Parent Sues LAUSD After Teacher Reportedly Used Racially Charged Comments In Class

The parent accused the teacher of using the N word, said “black people were not smart,” as well as suggesting teen Michael Brown, shot to death by a police officer in Ferguson, Missouri “got what he deserved.”

03/19/2015

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UC Irvine’s Student Government Vetoes Controversial U.S. Flag Ban

Today’s 4-1 vote was conducted by the Executive Cabinet of the Associated Students of UCI.

03/07/2015

Tim Robbins is one of many big stars lending his name to a campaign to help small theaters. (credit: CBS)

Big Stars Asking Small Theaters To Allow Actors To Volunteer Their Services

Should small theaters be forced to pay a minimum wage to actors?

03/04/2015

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Parents Demand Recall Of Beleaguered Centinela School District Board

The controversy surrounding the Centinela Valley Union High School District continues as a recall arises to replace the school board that hired its scandal-ridden former superintendent.

03/02/2015

Ashton Kutcher and Jon Cryer say goodbye to the "Two and a Half Men" audience. (credit: Warner Bros. TV)

‘Two And A Half Men’ Creator, Stars Look Back On A Decade Of Laughs, Controversy

Chuck Lorre, the man behind those “snappy lines” is also the creative genius behind other CBS hits like “Mike and Molly,” “Mom” and TV’s number one comedy, “The Big Bang Theory.”

02/19/2015

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Only On 9: When Attending Meetings At Jurupa Valley City Hall, Remember To Take Off The Mask

Everyone is welcome at Jurupa Valley City Hall. Well, perhaps not the Lone Ranger, wrestler Mil Mascaras, Batman or the Phantom of the Opera.

02/19/2015

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’50 Shades Of Grey’ Has Dominant Debut But Leaves Some Fit To Be Tied

“This movie portrays S&M like a mental illness,” says Tara Indiana, a dominatrix.

02/14/2015

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Actress Shirley MacLaine: Holocaust Victims Might Have Been Repaying For Past Sins

MacLaine also suggested her friend Stephen Hawking brought about his crippling ALS on himself — to “free his mind” so that he could focus better on his scientific works.

02/13/2015

A Tiffany campaign embracing the engagement of a same-sex couple has gone viral. (credit: Tiffany/Peter Lindbergh)

Tiffany Ad Campaign Embracing Same-Sex Marriage Goes Viral On Social Media

Singer Miley Cyrus has given the ad an enthusiastic thumbs up.

01/11/2015

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