Charles Manson News
APNewsBreak: California could free 9,500 inmates in 4 years
California corrections officials have announced new sentencing rules that aim to trim the state prison population by nearly 9,500 inmates after four years
Charles Manson and the followers who killed for him
Charles Manson incited the August 1969 murderous rampage that left seven people dead, including actress Sharon Tate.
Charles Manson's tumultuous childhood and time in prison
By the time Manson was 13, he was involved in auto theft and armed robbery and was sent to Boys Town.
How actress Sharon Tate rose to Hollywood fame: Part 4
Tate married Roman Polanski, one of Hollywood's top filmmakers, and the two were expecting a baby before her death.
Sharon Tate's last night with Abigail Folger, Wojciech Frykowski, Jay Sebring: Part 5
The four friends went to a restaurant to get food before returning to Tate's home in Benedict Canyon, California.
Beach Boys' Mike Love on meeting Charles Manson through Dennis Wilson
"We were invited by Dennis to come to dinner to meet Charlie and the family," Mike Love recalled.
Patricia Krenwinkel, Leslie Van Houten on why they followed Charles Manson
As followers joined Manson, they left San Francisco and drove to Los Angeles, where they settled at Spahn Ranch.
KABC, 10-year-old boy help find key Manson murder evidence: Part 8
It was an KABC News TV crew that found the discarded clothes of the killers involved in the Tate murders.
Charles Manson and his followers are arrested for the Tate-LaBianca murders: Part 9
One of his followers, Susan Atkins, tried to impress a fellow inmate by admitting to her role in the murders.