Eavesdropping In: Apple Sues Samsung For Copycat Products; OC Rep Apologizes For Obama Chimp Email; Paz De La Huerta Charged With Assault; Over 18% Admitted To UC's Not From CA; Charlie Sheen Fights For Child Custody

by Emily Green · April 19, 2011

    Apple files a lawsuit against Samsung for allegedly copying the iPad and iPhone with its highly similar line of Galaxy smart phones and tablets. [KABC]

    OC Tea Party activist Marilyn Davenport issues a heavily religious-toned apology for sending an email depicting President Obama as a chimp, admitting she's just an "imperfect Christian lady who tries her best to live a Christ-like honoring life." [KTLA]

    Paz de la Huerta charged with assault for throwing a glass at Samantha Swetra and punching her in the face last month in NYC [TMZ]

    Data show over 18% of students admitted to UC schools are from out-of-state, up from 14% in 2010 and 11.6% in 2009 [LATimes]

    Charlie Sheen heads to court today seeking custody of his twin sons with estranged wife Brooke Mueller [PE]