California

Kaci Hickox, the nurse who fought quarantine orders in New Jersey and Maine after returning from a trip in West Africa, has made the decision to move. According to the Huffington Post, she will be leaving Maine: Kaci Hickox and her boyfriend, Ted Wilbur, plan to leave Maine after Nov. 10, or the expiration of […]

Amanda Bynes’ parents have officially given up. TMZ reports that the pair plan to file paperwork within the next few days relinquishing conservatorship of their 28-year-old daughter before moving to Texas. This doesn’t mean Bynes isn’t on her own, necessarily. Sources close to the family say Amanda will now be under the watchful eyes of a […]

How disturbing is this? A California Highway Patrol officer confessed that he’d stolen photos during a DUI arrest and has been playing an explicit “game,” in which he and several of his coworkers would exchange nude photos of women they’d arrested. 35-year-old Sean Harrington admitted to stealing nude photos over the course of 5 years. The […]

Here’s a good reason why online dating might not be for you. California native Genoveva Nunez-Figueroa was found trapped inside the chimney of a man she went on several dates with after meeting on an online dating site. The 30-year-old was discovered by a bystander around 5:45 a.m. on Sunday in Thousand Oaks. Nunez-Figueroa was said […]

What issue would drive Academy Award winning actor Tim Robbins to come out on a Saturday morning to speak with community residents in South Los Angeles? What issue would inspire multi-faceted artists like Patrisse Cullors and Patrick Martinez to share their personal stories with the world? What issue would motivate artists like Olivia Wilde, Aloe […]

Kourtney Kardashian is ready to pop, but that’s not stopping her from hitting the town with her man for a little alone time. The 35-year-old was spotted cruising around Calabasas in her long-time boyfriend Scott Disick’s new Bugatti Veyron. The nearly $2 million car isn’t exactly the most family friendly thing we’ve ever seen, but […]

The mayor of the Los Angeles-area city of Bell Gardens was shot and killed on Tuesday in what police are describing as a domestic dispute with his family. Daniel Crespo Sr. was shot multiple times in the upper torso. The 45-year-old was pronounced dead at the scene. His wife, Lyvette Crespo, 43, was detained, questioned, and […]

Amanda Bynes is in big trouble. The former-actress was arrested earlier this week after being pulled over by Van Nuys, CA police and failing multiple routine sobriety tests. She was arrested on suspicion of DUI, and it was later discovered that she was under the influence of Adderall, which she is prescribed by a doctor. […]

California Gov. Jerry Brown announced Sunday that the state became the first nation to define when “yes means yes” and adopt requirements for colleges to follow during sexual assault investigations. Bill SB967 was approved last month by Kevin de Leon, (D-Los Angeles) in response to the crackdown on universities to change how they handle reports of […]

The Justice Department will review whether the two white officers who shot and killed John Crawford III in an Ohio Walmart violated his civil rights. On Wednesday, a special grand jury decided not to indict the officers, saying they were justified in their actions when they gunned down Crawford, 22, who was holding a fake gun […]

Hanging out in new city can be overwhelming when you don’t have a full-fledged plan. Leave it to us here at “Diaries of a Globetrotter” to help break down some of the best things to do on the West Coast. It’s easy to pick out great destinations like Disneyland, Coachella, or Yosemite Park, but if you […]

Taking the plunge into Hollywood’s competitive acting pool is no easy feat. Just ask one of its newest players, Myles Grier. The 25-year-old Atlanta native has taken part in various roles, including the buzz-worthy web series “Black Boots,” and the Jennifer Lopez executively-produced drama The Fosters on ABC. YouTube hit “Black Boots” follows a batch of […]