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Battered by Hurricane Odile, tourists limp home from Cabo
Battered by Hurricane Odile, tourists limp home from Cabo

A group of Newport Beach residents who were stranded in hurricane-torn Baja California have arrived home safely, but scores of others are still marooned on the tip of the battered peninsula or slowly making their way back to the United States. Jeff Reed, a 29-year-old groom-to-be, hitched a ride on a military plane to Tijuana on Tuesday evening with 15 friends who were attending his bachelor party outside Cabo San Lucas. Hurricane Odile hit late Sunday, damaging the vacation rental where they were staying and sending them to a hotel Monday night. "A cab driver who we saw dropping people off on the street … said we should go to the airport. They were loading people onto...

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