Two guide books to L.A. crime, ghosts, history and food available at Amazon and local stores. I also write about the weird and wonderful for KCET/BBC/LA Weekly

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Nov 18, 2017

Nov 18, 1949 - At the Hall of Justice, Fred Stoble begins his confession to the brutal slashing murder of Linda Glucoft - he had earlier been arrested in Pershing Square.

Nov 17, 2017

Nov 11, 2017 - "Romeo Slasher" Otto Stephen Wilson tells a jury about his Ripper-like murders of two women in downtown L.A. hotels: "I went completely insane, and could not control myself"...

Nov 12, 2017

Nov 12, 1991 - A suicidal baggage handler sneaks into the hold of an Alitalia plane at LAX and shoots himself. Ramon/Roman Soriano Vazquez wasn't found until they landed in Milan - and he was still alive!

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