Top AEG Lawyer Referred To Jackson As 'Freak' Emails displayed in court show a lawyer for the parent company of AEG Live LLC referred to Michael Jackson as a "freak" on the day the singer signed a contract for his ill-fate comeback concerts.
Twitter Adds Security Measure To Logins Twitter is adding an extra security measure to users' accounts in an effort to prevent unauthorized logins.
Man 'Controlled By Satellites' Makes 100 Calls To 911 In A Month, Vows To Continue Jimmy Shao doesn’t believe he’s wasting the time of emergency responders because he has an emergency of his own: Shao believes he’s being watched by shadowy government authorities.
With High-Tech Guns, Users Could Disable Remotely A high-tech startup is wading into the gun control debate with a cellphone controller that would allow gun owners to know when their weapon is being moved — and disable it remotely.
Witness: AEG Spent $24 Million On Ill-Fated Jackson Concerts An accounting executive for AEG Live LLC says the company spent $24 million producing Michael Jackson's ill-fated "This Is It" concerts.
Calif. Herbal Doc Promising Cancer Cure SentencedA Los Angeles doctor was sentenced Friday to 14 years in federal prison for bilking patients out of more than $1 million by promising them that an herbal supplement she hawked could cure late-stage cancer and other diseases.
Armor-Clad Mayor Asks City: 'Who's Willing To Fight For Stockton?'It's not exactly how you expect a state of the city address to go, a mayor pulling out his own warrior gear to make his point.
Feds Forcing Small Business Owner Out In Favor Of StarbucksAs a small-business owner, Ken Gilmore loves serving veterans coffee and donuts at the V.A. Medical Center on Mather Field. As he continues to recover from two heart attacks, he faces another major setback: After 15 years, the V.A. is pushing his coffee business out and bringing in a Starbucks instead.
British Sailor Dies During America's Cup Practice Andrew "Bart" Simpson had already garnered an Olympic gold medal in sailing in 2008 and a silver at last year's games when Artemis Racing came calling with a chance to win yachting's top prize — the America's Cup.
Prosecutors Release Evidence In Border Patrol Case Federal prosecutors have released a surveillance video that was used in a case against a Border Patrol agent who was acquitted last month by a jury of a charge of choking a migrant.
Sacramento Woman's Alleged Stop Smoking Plan: Slap a DeputyEtta Lopez, 31, allegedly admitted she sat in front of the county jail for hours, intent on assaulting an officer to get arrested and be put in jail, where she would be forced to stop smoking cigarettes.
US Appeals Panel Speaks Well Of Google's Plan For World's Largest Digital LibraryA federal appeals panel in Manhattan has expressed support for Google Inc.'s plan to create the world's largest digital library.
Gene Test May Help Guide Prostate Cancer Treatment A new genetic test to gauge the aggressiveness of prostate cancer may help tens of thousands of men each year decide whether they need to treat their cancer right away or can safely monitor it.
Employees Say Final Farewell As Sacramento Campbell's Plant Shuts DownIt was the final chapter for many workers, saying a final goodbye at the Campbell's plant in Sacramento as production ended Friday at the iconic soup factory.
Man Arrested In Calif. Little League Game ShootingA man has been arrested for investigation of attempted murder after he allegedly shot at the father of a player in a Little League T-ball game following an argument.