California will have no choice but to move 4,000 more inmates to private prisons in other states if federal judges refuse to postpone a court-ordered population cap, state Corrections Secretary Jeffrey Beard said Wednesday.
Federal judges agreed Tuesday to extend an end-of-year deadline for reducing California’s prison population in hopes of finding a long-term solution to an overcrowding crisis.
Nicki Minaj and Keith Urban will join the star-studded cast of judges on “American Idol.”
Courts in all 58 counties are grappling with a third straight year of budget cuts that have reduced spending by an unprecedented 30 percent over that period.
A person familiar with negotiations for “The X Factor” says Paula Abdul will be the fourth judge on the new Fox singing competition.
The judging panel for Simon Cowell’s U.S. version of “The X Factor” has yet to be set and he suggested Paula Abdul is in the running.
A new study says Los Angeles County is home to some of the most frivolous lawsuits in the nation — making it the second-worst place in the U.S. to seek justice.