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8 things we learned from Britney Spears’ dramatic long-awaited court appearance

Britney Spears asked a judge on Wednesday to end a court conservatorship that has controlled her life and money since 2008 - and her testimony was dramatic.She told a court in Los Angeles that the conservatorship is “abusive,” and condemned her father and the others who have controlled it.The conservatorship was put in place as she underwent a mental health crisis in 2008. She has credited it with saving her from financial ruin and keeping her a top flight pop star.Her father and his attorneys have emphasized that she and her fortune, which court records put at more than $50...
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Jenn Harley Allegedly Said N-Word Leading Up To Domestic Battery Arrest

5:15 PM PT -- Jenn Harley dropped the n-word while pointing a gun and threatening to shoot her boyfriend ... at least that's what the guy told cops. According to the arrest report from Jenn's domestic violence bust, her bf Joseph Ambrosole told cops she told him "I'll shoot you n****" and "I'll kill you right f****** now" before cocking the gun.
Santa Monica, CASanta Monica Daily Press

Man arrested for murder after Promenade stabbing

Two suspects are in custody after a man was stabbed to death in Downtown Santa Monica Monday night. According to SMPD, officers were called to the 300 block of Broadway for reports of shots fired at about 7:30 p.m. When officers arrived on scene, they found a man with a...
La Crescenta-montrose, CAcbslocal.com

Pursuit Ends With Driver In Custody Following Standoff In La Crescenta; Passenger Also In Custody

LA CRESCENTA (CBSLA) — A pursuit of a suspected stolen vehicle that lasted close to two hours ended in La Crescenta with a standoff and the driver being taken into custody. The pursuit started in the Pacoima area with police giving chase to a suspected stolen black Audi A5. After making it to Glendale, the driver let out a passenger who was taken into custody by police.
Los Angeles, CAfoxla.com

8 people hurt in 3-car wreck in Van Nuys, firefighters say

VAN NUYS, Calif. - Emergency crews are responding to a horrific 3-car wreck in Van Nuys Monday night. The Los Angeles Fire Department responded to a call of a crash in the 7400 block of Van Nuys Boulevard a little after 8:15 p.m. Firefighters say a total of eight people, one of them a pedestrian, were hurt in the crash. LAFD initially reported 10 people hurt but later said two people turned down chances to be taken to the hospital.
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California man wrestles great white shark to cut it loose from plastic net in tense video

Some individuals are just more courageous than the rest of us. A great white shark was swimming in circles around a fishing boat off the coast of Southern California close to Los Angeles when it became stuck in finishing lines. Sean Bailey’s father steered the boat as he carefully removed the wires that were making the shark immobile. “I think the shark’s going to be alright,” said Bailey, who urged other people to be careful of how they use and dispose of their fishing line.
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Britney Spears Conservatorship Case: Read Her Full Statement

Britney Spears spoke before a Los Angeles court on Wednesday, giving a fervent speech on the details of her 13-year conservatorship. In her nearly 30-minute virtual address before a Los Angeles court and Judge Brenda Penny, the singer, 39, spoke out against her father Jamie Spears and her management team, saying that she is "traumatized."