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Oct 19, 2017
Police searching for Santa Ana robbery suspect

Police searching for Santa Ana robbery suspect

SANTA ANA — Authorities are searching for a gunman who robbed a convenience store Tuesday, Oct. 17. The incident occurred around 9:50 p.m. at the Santiago Food Mart-76 gas station, 617 East 17th St., police said. The robber entered the store and approached  two cashiers, according to police. He then pulled out a silver and gray semi-automatic […]
Oct 19, 2017
Cubs deny Dodgers’ bid to sweep their way into World Series

Cubs deny Dodgers’ bid to sweep their way into World Series

Three solo homers - two from Javier Baez - and a strong start from Jake Arrieta give the Cubs their first win. Clayton Kershaw will start Game 5 for Dodgers on Thursday.
Oct 18, 2017
Iran deal is working but Senate can make it stronger

Iran deal is working but Senate can make it stronger

President Trump announced last week that he wouldn’t re-certify the 2015 Iran deal, reiterating claims that the deal “was one of the worst and most one-sided transactions the United States has ever entered into.” Though Trump threatened to terminate the agreement if the Congress, U.S. allies and Iran cannot agree to stronger terms, Trump chose […]
Oct 18, 2017
California’s gun safety sham

California’s gun safety sham

California lawmakers love gun control. Gov. Jerry Brown signed no less than six different bills designed to restrict gun and ammunition sales in the Golden State last year alone, and a number of the leading candidates to replace him as governor are running on a platform of even more regulation. There’s not an aspect of […]
Oct 18, 2017
Highlights: Cody Bellinger hits a solo home run in the Top of the 3rd

Highlights: Cody Bellinger hits a solo home run in the Top of the 3rd

Cody Bellinger hits a solo home run for the Los Angeles Dodgers in the Top of the 3rd against the Chicago Cubs
Oct 18, 2017
Anaheim man convicted of robbing $100,000 in marijuana from dealers at Newport Coast resort

Anaheim man convicted of robbing $100,000 in marijuana from dealers at Newport Coast resort

SANTA ANA – An Anaheim man was convicted Wednesday of robbing drug dealers at gunpoint during a pair of large-scale marijuana deals at a Newport Coast resort. A Santa Ana jury found Thomas Lamarr Prince, 40, guilty of four felony counts of robbery after prosecutors said he ripped off more than $100,000 in marijuana. On […]
Oct 18, 2017
San Clemente seeks assurances from state, feds that open space will be protected from a toll road

San Clemente seeks assurances from state, feds that open space will be protected from a toll road

San Clemente officials will write to state and federal resource agencies, calling on them to protect 142 acres of open land from becoming a route for a toll road through the middle of town. The City Council directed city staff Tuesday, Oct. 17, to send a  letter reminding resource agencies they required the 142 acres […]
Oct 18, 2017
Star Tours ride in Disneyland will feature scenes from ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’

Star Tours ride in Disneyland will feature scenes from ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’

Starting Nov. 17, visitors on board the 3-D simulator ride will explore scenes of Crait.
Oct 18, 2017

Lake Forest police blotter

OCT. 17 Abandoned vehicle: 7:38 a.m. 24700 block of Penfield Street Hit and run misdemeanor: 7:25 a.m. Jeronimo and El Toro roads Burglary alarm – audible: 6:41 a.m. 21100 block of Serra Vista Suspicious person/circumstances: 4:21 a.m. 20200 block of Lake Forest Drive Suspicious person in a vehicle: 12:55 a.m. 28000 block of Rancho Parkway […]
Oct 18, 2017

Rams uniform changes are coming – but not before 2019

JACKSONVILLE – Unless a future 2017 regular-season road opponent throws the Rams a curve ball, it looks like they won’t have to wear the hideous mismatched uniforms they wore against the Dallas Cowboys and Jacksonville Jaguars. That’s the good news. On the flip side, the major changes the Rams have planned for a fresh new […]
Oct 18, 2017

Orange County’s top sophomore football recruits continue to emerge

  highlights continue to pile up. So do the scholarship offers. The high school football season has just passed the midpoint but many of Orange County’s top sophomore recruits have already emerged. Here’s an expanded look at 19 of the top players to watch in Orange County’s class of 2020 (listed alphabetically): Zion Alefosio, Mater […]
Oct 18, 2017
Get cooking: Why cooking at home is usually better for your health

Get cooking: Why cooking at home is usually better for your health

Explore the opportunities for kids to learn to cook. Sharing the kitchen, exploring flavors and nutrition can be a wonderful lesson and moment.
Oct 18, 2017
Huntington Beach and Long Beach approach Amazon bid from “sand, sea and air”

Huntington Beach and Long Beach approach Amazon bid from “sand, sea and air”

Huntington Beach and Long Beach on Wednesday, Oct. 18 unveiled their joint bid to be the home for Amazon’s proposed second national headquarters, called Amazon HQ2. With a proposal titled “Amazon Coast: Portal to the World,” the cities touted their year-round weather, proximity to the largest port complex in the nation, three airports, mass transit, varied housing options, […]
Oct 18, 2017

USC Podcast: Tirebiter ‘bits – Is USC facing a potential playoff elimination game at Notre Dame?

USC beat reporter Joey Kaufman and columnist Scott Wolf break down the 11th-ranked Trojans’ rivalry game on Saturday at 13th-ranked Notre Dame, a critical contest to preserve their College Football Playoff hopes.
Oct 18, 2017
Football recruiting: Corona del Mar long snapper Kyle Petrucci offered by UC Davis

Football recruiting: Corona del Mar long snapper Kyle Petrucci offered by UC Davis

Corona del Mar nationally-ranked long snapper Kyle Petrucci has been offered a partial scholarship by UC Davis, the senior confirms. Petrucci (6-5, 235) is ranked 11th nationally by long-snapping guru Chris Rubio. He also holds offers from Brown and Columbia from the Ivy League. Interestingly, surging Colorado State (5-2, 3-0) of the Mountain West has […]