The federal crackdown on medical marijuana dispensaries in Southern California continued today as the U.S. Attorney's Office announced the arrests of 12 people associated with a chain of pot shops.
John Melvin Walker operated 9 dispensaries in L.A. and Orange counties, feds say, and he topped the l ... More >>
CraigslistA mother-daughter sex ad spotted on O.C. Craigslist.From the was he really that stupid? file comes this gem of a tale out of Orange County:
Deputies there arrested 21-year-old Shaw Bruce Warrington last night after he allegedly showed up to meet what he thought would be a mother an ... More >>
cafepress.comWhen we heard that an Orange County city councilman named his dog Muhammad to make a political statement about freedom of speech in America, we were a little wistful.
After all, Latinos used to be the favorite whipping boys of wacko O.C. right wingers. We're lonely: We haven't b ... More >>
Updated at the bottom: As power seems to be coming back on, California electricity officials issue a "flex-alert" for the entire state.
A power outage affecting all of San Diego County has been reported today, and now we're seeing tweets that the lights have gone out in Dana Point, Laguna Ni ... More >>
Update: KTLA News ID's the woman as 24-year-old Lacrecia Hill of Long Beach and says she was last seen May 15.
The body of a woman in her 20s was found in a trash-sorting facility in Wilmington over the weekend, Los Angeles police said Monday.
Problem is, the trash that comes into the locat ... More >>
FacebookR.I.P. Cameron CookUpdated after the jump: Ashley Bryan, the 24-year-old driver who caused Cook to fall off the overpass, was allegedly drunk at the time. She's now charged with vehicular manslaughter.
Update: JSerra Principal Tom Waszak "mourns this tragic loss."
An Orange County t ... More >>
PHOTO BY TED SOQUII punish thee with hella trafficUpdated after the jump: The beginning of the end FLASH FOOD warnings until 6 p.m. (this includes downtown L.A.).
Constantly updated with traffic conditions, evacuations and the best in emergency rescues. Originally posted at 8:30 a.m.
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The swallows might not always return to San Juan Capistrano these days, but the television news helicopters will buzz high above Beverly Hills like clockwork Tuesday morning as Lindsay Lohan was scheduled to appear in Superior Court there.
It has become somewhat of a supernatural tradition, ... More >>
Cizeta.Ah, the irreverence and pomposity of the rich and taste-challenged knows no bounds, even in these tough economic times. Take the case of this rare, 1994 Cizeta V16 douche-mobile which U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents seized on Monday not only because it had allegedly bee ... More >>