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Winter storms approach southern California from the Gulf of Alaska, the low center descending off the Pacific coast and then swinging inland to spend itself in Arizona and New Mexico. When the low is abeam Los Angeles southwest winds race across the coastal plain, leap over the San Gabriel Mountains and tumble head over heels, like frolicking children, into the desert beyond.
Lots of moms use cloth diapers to save money. But Melissa Harman of Clovis went all out: She opened Country Baby Diaper Service, a home-based business selling the diapers she makes and offering a laundry service.
An unidentified 25-year-old driver, who police believe was asleep at the wheel, crashed his Chevrolet TrailBlazer through the Santa Ana home An SUV slammed into the living room of a California home on Saturday, leaving the a gaping hole in the wall and sparking a fire but not injuring the woman inside. An unidentified 25-year-old driver is believed to have fallen asleep before he plowed his Chevrolet TrailBlazer into the side of a single-family home in Santa Ana in Orange County.
The foot stool is just where you want it, all your favorite books are there, and a drawer in the refrigerator is most likely filled with your favorite fruits. The truth is, home is like nowhere else we go.
Partisan politics could take a brief break Wednesday night when members of Congress join President Barack Obama for a picnic on the South Lawn of the White House. Subscribers must LOG-IN to read this full story.
The fire broke out around 10:30 a.m. Friday in the 30500 block of Silverado Canyon Road in a remote part of the Cleveland National Forest, about 20 miles east of Santa Ana, officials said. The Silverado Fire was 10 percent contained and estimated at about 1,500 acres Saturday as temperatures were expected to reach the triple digits in the afternoon.
But with the temperature above 80 degrees by 10 a.m. Saturday, Martinez, 39, and her German Shepard mix "JenniFur," called it quits after just two miles. "I listen to my body," said Martinez, cooling down at the trail head of the Juanita Cooke Greenbelt & Trail.
A federal judge in Santa Ana on Friday set an Oct. 28 hearing on a motion by Botox maker Allergan that would block its unwanted suitors, Valeant Pharmaceuticals and activist shareholder Bill Ackman, from voting their shares in their takeover fight. Allergan's request for a preliminary injunction is part of a broader lawsuit alleging that Ackman, in collaboration with Valeant, violated insider trading laws in amassing his 9.7 percent Allergan stake.
The company started as a mattress manufacturer based in a Santa Ana garage before opening its first factory store in Mission Viejo in 1992. "We're able to offer a much better quality mattress to the consumer at a fair price," said Jeremy Solis, Custom Comfort's director of operations.
Founded in 1934, in the midst of the Great Depression, when 126 school employees pooled $1,200 to open the first branch in Santa Ana. The nation's largest educational credit union serves upward of 600,000 members, with more than $10 billion in assets.
Santa Ana has had 40 infections, the highest number of infections of any city in the county, according to county data. As a result, the non-profit Community Action Partnership of Orange County plans to distribute 2,600 packets of insect repellant Saturday and Sunday to protect the homeless at the Civic Center.
Twenty years after the suspicious death of Linda Curry, her husband, nuclear engineer Paul Curry, is on trial for allegedly injecting her with a lethal amount of nicotine in order to collect over $500,000 from her life insurance policy. "Linda Curry was for him nothing more than a paycheck," Orange County Assistant District Attorney Ebrahim Baytieh told jurors during opening statements on Tuesday in Santa Ana, California.
Firefighting aircraft battled a brush fire as it scorched hundreds of acres Friday in a remote part of the Cleveland National Forest in Southern California, amid hot, dry weather that boosted wildfire dangers in the region. The fire was estimated to have burned at least 300 acres Friday morning as it climbed steep terrain in the forest near the Orange and Riverside county border, forest officials said.
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