In June, a 17-year-old boy survived but was seriously injured when he fell about 75 feet onto some rocks at California's Mount Diablo State Park. He had climbed over a handrail in order to fake a fall so that his pals could capture the plunge on video to
Miami, Florida, authorities charged CNN personality Larry King with grand larceny in December 1971. The 38-year-old King could not afford to pay back a financier for whom he was working. The judge threw out the larceny charge as it was beyond the statute of limitations. However, King pleaded no contest to one count of writing bad checks.