O.C. anti-corruption task force collapsed amid infighting between federal and local investigators

Back in 2013, Orange County's top prosecutor and federal authorities set up a task force to root out local political corruption. The timing seemed appropriate: A grand jury report had recently declared that misconduct was "actively festering" in the county ...

'Smallville' actress Allison Mack arrested on suspicion of sex trafficking in 'guru to stars' case

A television actress best known for playing a young Superman's close friend pleaded not guilty Friday to sex trafficking after federal prosecutors said she worked as a slave "master" recruiting unsuspecting women to a cultlike group led by a man who sold ...