The National Baseball Congress suspended using batboys and girls during its World Series games in Kansas following the death of a 9-year-old boy who was accidentally hit in the head with a bat during a game.
Retired federal judge Lawrence K. Karlton, whose written legal opinions on topics ranging from mental health care for inmates to the environment stand as significant influences on key issues, has died in Northern California.
Authorities say a 3-year-old terrier mix who was beaten with a shovel and then dumped in a nearby backyard has died at an Indio veterinary hospital.
Singer Ben E. King, best known for his soul classic “Stand By Me”, has died, according to his agent. He was 76.
Actor Leonard Nimoy, best known for playing Mr. Spock on “Star Trek”, died Friday at the age of 83.
Simone Battle, a singer in the girl group G.L.R., has died, it was confirmed Saturday.
A longtime Los Angeles music agent who represented such artists as Whitney Houston, the Eagles, Tom Petty and Journey has died.
Bobby Womack, a colorful and highly influential R&B singer-songwriter who influenced artists from the Rolling Stones to Damon Albarn, has died. He was 70.
Wallach was known for playing Mexican bandits in “The Magnificent Seven” and “The Good, the Bad and the Ugly.”
Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn has died of cancer at 54.
Officer George Nagata, a 33-year veteran of the department, died reportedly from heart trouble on May 3.
A young woman who was brutally beaten outside a Santa Ana nightclub reportedly was taken off life support Tuesday afternoon.
An assault suspect was killed Wednesday morning after he led authorities on a high-speed chase and crashed into a home.
The grandmother of a 6-year-old killed when a teenager in a pickup truck struck them in a Santa Ana street succumbed to her injuries Thursday.
A Downey High School football player has died nearly two days after collapsing during a game in Lynwood.