CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 2, 2007 |
Los Angeles television newscaster Mirthala Salinas, whose affair with Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa prompted her transfer to Riverside, failed to show up for her first day of work Monday after a two-month suspension. A few hours later, Salinas' employer, the Spanish-language Telemundo network, announced that she would not be returning. Telemundo's KVEA-TV Channel 52 and Salinas "have mutually agreed to end our employment relationship," the network said in a statement.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
December 5, 2013 |
Simi Valley police believe a murder-suicide claimed the lives of two neighbors found dead on a neighborhood yard and sidewalk Tuesday morning. Police say James Richard Wahe, 59, shot Pamela McClain, 61, before turning the gun on himself. Investigators, though, were still trying to determine what led to the shooting considering there did not appear to be any immediate evidence of a romantic relationship between the two, according to Simi Valley police Cmdr. David Livingstone. Ventura County firefighters found Wahe and McClain in the 3300 block of Billie Court after responding to a call from what a nearby resident thought was someone lying injured in front of a residence around 7 a.m. “It's a baffling case.
October 9, 2012 |
Sarah Jones, a former Cincinnati Bengals cheerleader, pleaded guilty to sexual misconduct with a 17-year-old former student while she was a teacher at a northern Kentucky high school. "I began a romantic relationship while he was a student and I was in a position of authority," Jones, 27, said Monday, her voice cracking during a hearing in Kenton County Circuit Court in Covington, Ky. Jones pleaded guilty to sexual misconduct and custodial interference as part of a plea agreement with prosecutors.
March 10, 1999 |
An Illinois woman allegedly obsessed with Dennis Rodman faces extradition to Orange County on charges of stalking the Laker forward in pursuit of a romantic relationship with him. An arrest warrant was issued on Tuesday for Marie Boguszewski of Bradley, Ill., whom prosecutors charged this month with three counts of making terrorist threats and one count of electronic stalking.
November 19, 1997
* Barbra Streisand talks about the romantic relationship she cherishes and didn't expect, and her new outlook on her career: She has a new album and she may, or may not, tour. * Weekend offers its gift guide to the best in CDs, videos and games for plan-ahead holiday shoppers.
May 8, 1986
A move to ban any University of California faculty member from "engaging in a romantic or sexual relationship with a student under circumstances which compromise student-faculty relationships" failed to pass in the nine-campus Assembly of the UC Faculty Senate, after several professors argued that it would be impractical. "Romance is not equal to sexual harassment," said Ramon J. Rhine, a psychology professor at UC Riverside. "It's possible to have a romantic relationship without harassment."