Eavesdropping In: Venice Weed Shops' 420 Raid; Two Journalists Killed In Libya; McCourt Fights For The Dodgers; Judge Goes Easy On Theodora Richards; Simon Van Kempen Drops A Single

by Emily Green · April 21, 2011

Yesterday's police raid and seizure of "boxes and bags of evidence" made for a very bad 420 for three weed shops on Venice Boardwalk operated by Kush Dr., LLC. [KTLA]

Two acclaimed journalists, Oscar-nominated Restrepo director Tim Hetherington and Pulitzer Prize-nominated photographer Chris Hondros, killed in Libya in fight [HuffPo]

With Steve Soboroff vouching for him, Frank McCourt clings to the Dodgers despite MLB Commissioner Bud Selig's announcement to appoint a trustee. [LATimes]

Theodora Richards, daughter of the legendary Keith, gets a prettyyy prettyyyyy prettyyyy sweet deal in court for possession of weed and hydrocodone charges. [TMZ]

Good morning, everyone. Simon van Kempen of "Real Housewives of NYC" has just dropped a single. Enjoy your day. [PE]