Pop star Britney Spears is under investigation for misdemeanor battery after a home staff member alleged the singer struck her, authorities said on Thursday. The singer's lawyer Mathew Rosengart denied the allegation, calling it "overblown sensational tabloid fodder". In California, where Spears lives, misdemeanour battery is a criminal offence that involves any intentional and unlawful physical contact with someone else.
Disneyland and Disney California Adventure will welcome out-of-state visitors back starting next month.Visitors from outside the state can make reservations on Disneyland.com up to 120 days in advance with entry starting on June 15, according to a Disney blog post published Wednesday.
Four Lebanese nationals were killed in a car crash in California on Wednesday, the National News Agency reported. The accident happened when the four young men, all hailing from the southern town of Yarouk, hit a freeway sign pole were on their way back from suhoor (the meal consumed early in the morning by Muslims before fasting during Ramadan).