Former friend pleads not guilty to murder charges in Oakland tattoo artist's killing
OAKLAND -- A 36-year-old man has plead not guilty to murder charges in the 2010 killing of a well-known Oakland tattoo artist.Michael Redell Smith Jr. was charged in March in connection with the fatal shooting of his former friend and colleague, 45-year-old Montago Bey Joshua, of Hayward.
Herhold: A disappearance and a suicide create mystery in Gilroy
Mimi Coolbaugh disappeared from her sister's Gilroy home. A month later, her husband Steve committed suicide.
Police: San Jose, Gilroy residents arrested in Riverside County kidnapping and pimping scheme
Five people from Gilroy and San Jose were arrested in Southern California over the weekend after they kidnapped a Compton woman at gunpoint and tried to force her into prostitution in Riverside County, authorities said.
This barren, desert prison is where O.J. Simpson lives
Some here call it the 'O.J. House,' the only gated community in a vast stretch of desert rich in gold and silver, pioneer trails and proud, isolated towns north of Reno.
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Today's Music Picks: Arcade Fire supports 'Reflektor' at Shoreline
Also, Journey, Steve Miller Band, Tower of Power perform at Concord Pavilion.
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Why Bradley Cooper pulled shift at Burger King
Actor was preparing for “Adam Jones” role in London.