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Man killed in explosion at Orange County home

ORANGE, Calif. (AP) — An explosion strong enough to blow the door off a garage has killed a man at an Orange County home. Authorities tell the Orange County Register they found the body of […]


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California man guilty in 1979 murder of nurse

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Southern California man was convicted of first-degree murder Thursday in the 1979 slaying of a Canadian nurse he dated earlier that year. Jurors found Douglas Gordon Bradford, 62, […]


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Bayside Drive Beach along Newport Bay closed

NEWPORT BEACH (CNS) – Bayside Drive Beach along Newport Bay was closed for swimming today following a small sewage spill from a U.S. Coast Guard vessel. The ship was pumping its waste water out the […]


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O.C. Man sentenced under state’s human trafficking law

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) – Prosecutors say an Orange County man has been sentenced to 17 years to life in state prison for luring a teenager into prostitution. Chuncey Tarae Garcia received the sentence Friday […]


Scott Dekraai, accused of killing eight people in a Seal Beach beauty salon, listens to the judge during a motion hearing on March 18, 2014 in Santa Ana, California. The hearing is underway to address the public defender's allegations of a widespread, unconstitutional jailhouse informant program that he feels affects the case of his defendant. (March 17, 2014 - Source: Pool/Getty Images North America)

Lawyer: Man will plead guilty to killings at salon

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — A California man charged with shooting and killing his ex-wife and seven others at a hair salon has agreed to plead guilty, his defense attorney said Monday. Scott Dekraai, 44, […]


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Orange County officials stress measles vaccinations

SANTA ANA (CNS) – Orange County public health officials today recommended measles vaccinations for anyone not already inoculated, in light of 21 confirmed cases of measles so far this year, compared to one or two […]


Anaheim Police K-9 Unit member Bruno. (Photo credit: Anaheim PD via Twitter)

Anaheim police dog, Bruno will retire

ANAHEIM (CNS) – The police dog shot during a fatal officer-involved shooting will be retired, it was reported today. Bruno, the SWAT-trained German shepherd was shot during a confrontation between Anaheim Police Department officers and […]


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President Obama to speak at UC Irvine’s commencement ceremony

A school that sits on land that was set aside by a US President 50 years ago, will be host to the current president for a special commencement ceremony in June. Dr. Thomas Parham, who […]


A doctor vaccinates a patient against measles.  (AP Photo/Thomas Kienzle)

7 cases of measles confirmed in OC

SANTA ANA (CNS) – Orange County officials today confirmed seven cases of measles this year, a substantial increase from the zero to one cases seen on average annually. “We expect to see additional measles cases […]


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Child annoyance suspect still at large

(CNS) – A man suspected of exposing himself to several teenage girls as he has tried beckoning them to his car apparently struck again today, Irvine police said. About 1 p.m., a man matching the […]




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