MALIBU, Calif. (AP) — Authorities are asking the public's help in finding two paintings — one of them by famed American Roy Lichtenstein — that were stolen from a Malibu foundation established by the late co-creator of "The Simpsons."
City News Service says the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department issued the call Wednesday as it tries to find artworks valued at $400,000.
They were reported stolen last Friday from the Sam Simon Foundation....
FRESNO, California (AP) — A judge has sentenced an 18-year-old man to 120 days in jail for clubbing 925 Foster Farms chickens to death in Fresno last year.
The Fresno Bee reports (http://bit.ly/1ywNBbF ) the judge also ordered Gabriel Quintero to enroll in anger management and drug treatment programs and to take mental health counseling once he is out of jail. He also has to pay Foster Farms $4,620 for the dead chickens.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The board of the Clinton Foundation says it will continue accepting donations from foreign governments but only six nations, a move aimed at insulating presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton from controversies over the charity's reliance on millions of dollars from abroad.
Clinton resigned from the foundation's board last week amid criticism over the charity's ties to foreign governments.
PHOENIX (AP) — A civil rights group says Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery's refusal to help married same-sex couples with adoptions must be rescinded or they will sue.
The American Civil Liberties Union of Arizona sent Montgomery a letter on Wednesday. The letter says his policy of helping straight couples adopt but refusing to provide gay and lesbian couples the same services violates the U.S. Constitution's equal protection clause.
GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) — Federal regulators have approved an early closure of commercial sardine fishing off Oregon, Washington and California to prevent overfishing.
They're hoping to save the West Coast sardine fishery from the kind of collapse that led to the demise of Cannery Row, made famous by John Steinbeck's novel of the same name set in Monterey, California.
Meeting outside Santa Rosa, California, the Pacific Fishery Management Council voted...