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Man sentenced to 50 years to life in wife’s death

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — A man has been sentenced to 50 years to life in prison for fatally shooting his estranged wife near the preschool where she worked. John Agosta received the sentence Friday. […]

11/16/2013

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Scrap metal thieves grab fire hydrants in Irvine

  IRVINE, Calif. (AP) — Scrap metal thieves have grabbed a pair of fire hydrants from the streets of Irvine. Though it’s still a rare crime in the Orange County city, it’s the second time […]

10/14/2013

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New healthcare partnership in Orange County

IRVINE (CNS) – UC Irvine Health and MemorialCare Health System announced a partnership today that officials said would offer a full network of health-care services in Orange County. The University of California Board of Regents […]

10/02/2013

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Public’s help sought to ID Calif. serial killer

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) – Detectives want to know who worked on a Santa Barbara County strip mall construction project in 1979 as they seek to identify a serial killer suspected of murders and rapes […]

09/08/2013

Meshael Alayban, Saudi Arabian national arrested on charges of Human Trafficking, City of Irvine, California Police Department handout. (AP Photo)

Saudi princess charged with US human trafficking

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — Suitcase in hand, a 30-year-old domestic worker from Kenya flagged down a bus in California and told a passenger she had been held against her will and believed she was […]

07/11/2013

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OC teen misses trip, 5 friends die in crash

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Tamer Mosallam was supposed to get picked up on Memorial Day for a trip to the beach with friends, but his father had other ideas and the carload of teens […]

05/29/2013

Founder of Wienerschnitzel chain John Galardi dies

IRVINE, Calif. (AP) — John Galardi, the founder of Wienerschnitzel and other fast-food chains, has died at age 75.

04/15/2013

Memorial to honor couple believed killed by Dorner

IRVINE, Calif. (AP) — A memorial service for a couple believed to have been killed by former Los Angeles police officer Christopher Dorner has attracted hundreds of mourners to the Irvine university where the two met.

02/24/2013

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Profiles of 3 believed killed by ex-LA policeman

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Fugitive ex-LA police officer Christopher Dorner was charged Monday with killing a Riverside police officer. He also is suspected of killing an Irvine couple. Here’s a look at the victims.

02/11/2013

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2 found shot to death in car in parking structure

IRVINE, Calif. (AP) — A couple has been found shot to death inside a car in a Southern California parking structure.

02/04/2013

State reviewing Orange County toll road finances

IRVINE, Calif. (AP) – Orange County’s toll roads, paved with good intentions, are now the target of a state investigation after borrowing billions of dollars and struggling to attract riders.

12/12/2012

Activists want roadside memorial to honor fish

IRVINE, Calif. (AP) – Animal activists want a California roadside memorial sign to honor fish killed during a container truck crash. People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals volunteer Dina Kourda told Irvine’s street maintenance […]

10/30/2012

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