Chris Brown may face jail after monkey seized

US singer Chris Brown could face jail for not having a permit to own his pet capuchin monkey. California’s wildlife department seized the primate – named Fiji – from the star’s Los Angeles home after a video he posted on Instagram of his three-year-old daughter cuddling it drew half-a-dozen calls …

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Democrat in meeting with Trump backs reports of his vile language

Illinois Sen. Richard Durbin, the Senate’s second-ranking Democrat, said President Trump “said things which were hate-filled, vile and racist” during a meeting on Thursday with a bipartisan group of lawmakers, refuting Trump’s denials that he slurred immigrants from what Trump called “shithole” countries. “I cannot believe that in the history of …

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Who they had been: The victims of the Montecito mudslide

Santa Barbara County officials have identified 17 people who were killed in the mudslides that swept through Montecito on Tuesday morning. The oldest victim was 89. Four victims were children. The youngest was 3 years old. These are their names and stories. This story will be updated. Josie Gower Family …

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