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3 kidnapped children of slain woman found safe in New Mexico

The three missing children of a woman found dead along a road in rural Los Angeles County were safely located by authorities at a motel in New Mexico. The children were allegedly kidnapped by the dead woman’s sister, Brittany Humphrey, 22, and Humphrey’s boyfriend, Joshua Robertson, 27, who remain...

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  • USC Verdugo Hills conference will address suicide prevention

    An upcoming conference at USC Verdugo Hills Hospital aims to bring awareness about suicide and shed light on resources available for those who may be in need or want to point loved ones to get help. The free conference for residents, both young and old, will be held on Sept. 10 on what is known...

  • Babashoff honored on California Senate floor

    Babashoff honored on California Senate floor

    State Sens. John Moorlach (R-Costa Mesa) and Janet Nguyen (R-Santa Ana) honored 1970s Olympic medalist Shirley Babashoff on Tuesday with a resolution on the Senate floor recognizing her accomplishments and community involvement. Babashoff won eight medals, two of them gold, in swimming at the 1972...

  • Appeals court overturns jury verdict that cleared Anaheim police in shooting of unarmed man

    Appeals court overturns jury verdict that cleared Anaheim police in shooting of unarmed man

    A federal jury decision that absolved Anaheim police in a shooting of an unarmed man was influenced by inflammatory, graphic and irrelevant evidence and must be overturned, a federal appeals court decided unanimously Wednesday. The decision by the U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals revived a civil...

  • Green Beret from Irvine identified as soldier killed by roadside bomb in Afghanistan

    Green Beret from Irvine identified as soldier killed by roadside bomb in Afghanistan

    U.S. military officials on Wednesday identified the American serviceman killed in a roadside bomb attack as an Army Green Beret from Orange County.   Staff Sgt. Matthew V. Thompson, 28, of Irvine, died Tuesday while advising Afghan forces on patrol in southern Afghanistan. Six Afghan soldiers and...

  • Huntington Beach police seek suspects following stabbing death near Central Library

    Huntington Beach police are looking for suspects in the recent stabbing of a man outside the city's Central Library. The 37-year-old Huntington Beach resident, whose identity has not been made public, died Friday after a fight broke out in the library's northeast parking lot in Central Park. Police...

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  • Young artists honored in festival competition

    Young artists honored in festival competition

    The Festival of Arts honored young artists during an awards ceremony Aug. 14. A jury made up of representatives from California First National Bank, the Pimco Foundation and the Festival of Arts selected first-, second- and third-place honorees in photography and two-and three-dimensional artwork,...

  • Utility-line work to resume on Laguna Canyon Road

    Work aimed at the undergrounding of utility lines will resume Sept. 6 on the Big Bend portion of Laguna Canyon Road, according to a news release. Southern California Edison crews will install underground cables and remove overhead wires during this phase of the project. Both outbound and inbound...

  • Tiled courtyard adds to 'beautiful' veterans museum at O.C. fairgrounds

    Tiled courtyard adds to 'beautiful' veterans museum at O.C. fairgrounds

    A steady mechanized whir filled the air Monday as a construction crane lifted a massive concrete slab into the air above the OC Fair & Event Center in Costa Mesa. The crane slowly swung the piece into position. As it was lowered, a team of workers painstakingly guided it into place. "Watch your...

  • Former USC star Todd Marinovich arrested after being found naked with meth in stranger's backyard, police say

    Former USC star Todd Marinovich arrested after being found naked with meth in stranger's backyard, police say

    Former USC and Raiders quarterback Todd Marinovich was arrested after he was found naked with methamphetamine in a stranger’s backyard by Irvine police investigating a call about a nude man wandering a nearby hiking trail, according to authorities.  Marinovich, who once bore the nickname “Robo...

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