Newport Beach California

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Doctor shot dead in exam room; man in custody

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (AP) – A doctor was fatally shot in an examination room of an Orange County medical office, and the man who police believe shot him was taken into custody in the same room without a struggle, authorities said.

01/29/2013

Flooding at Belmont Shores

Unusually high tides caused by cosmic alignment

A cosmic alignment may prove troubling along the coastline with unusually high tides. The water from Long Beach to Huntington Harbor is creeping up though so far no serious damage has been reported. The high tide is expected again tomorrow.

12/13/2012

High tide floods streets in OC beaches

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. (AP) – Astronomical high tides have caused minor street flooding in some low-lying areas along the Southern California coast.

12/13/2012

Charity group says many OC residents struggling

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (AP) – Orange County may be known for Disneyland but a nonprofit group says many residents aren’t living in the Magic Kingdom. The Orange County Community Foundation said Thursday that the county […]

11/15/2012

15 illegal immigrants found on smuggler boat

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (AP) – Fifteen illegal immigrants hidden inside the bilge area of a pleasure boat in Newport Harbor have been turned over to federal immigration officers. The Orange County Sheriff’s Department says Harbor […]

10/19/2012

Legend Cellars operator accused of stealing from wine lockers

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) – The operator of a California business where the public can store wine bottles has been charged with stealing nearly $3 million in vintage wines from clients’ lockers. George Osumi, 64, […]

10/05/2012

Newport Beach sewage spill

(CNS) – A sewage spill overnight in Newport Beach forced county officials today to close the bay water area on Balboa Island. The Orange County Health Care Agency closed the bay water area at Bayside […]

08/16/2012

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