California Governor Jerry Brown (D) signed legislative bills to protect privacy, including bans against “revenge porn” and the use of drones to take photos of celebrities.
By Eryn Brown, Los Angeles Times The fathers of Isla Vista rampage shooter Elliot Rodger and victim Christopher Michaels-Martinez met in private on Sunday. According to CNN, Peter Rodger and Richard Martinez sat down without media or cameras present. Other details about their meeting, including its location, were not disclosed. Elliot Rodger, 22, a student at […]
By Joseph Serna, Los Angeles Times The parents of Isla Vista killer Elliott Rodger say it has been “hell on earth” knowing that their son caused the tragedy that took the lives of six University of California Santa Barbara students last week and that they remain heartbroken. “We are crying out in pain for the victims […]
By Jack Broom, The Seattle Times SEATTLE — The brother of one of the two people still missing in the Washington state mudslide said he understands and accepts Snohomish County officials’ decision to greatly scale back the search. “The amazing thing is that of 43 people who were lost, 41 were found,” said Frank Hadaway of […]
By Jack Broom, The Seattle Times OSO, Wash. — Two young families who live just outside the section of Highway 530 closed by the March 22 mudslide say the disaster has left them shaken, and uncertain what to do next. “If it was just me, I’d stay out here forever, but we’ve got three kids to […]