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2 hrs ago | KSOC-FM Dallas
Melphine Evans , a high ranking executive at the oil giant British Petroleum , alleges she was fired for wearing her hair in braids and wearing African styled clothing- including a dashiki.
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6 hrs ago | My Mother Lode
A Southern California city is gearing up for a heated debate Wednesday over a Vietnamese new year's parade that would exclude the community's gay and lesbian residents.
10 hrs ago | CBS News
An Orange County, Calif., family reunited with their dog last month after he went missing in Arizona more than a year ago say his return offers new hope to their family, reports CBS Los Angeles .
11 hrs ago | KMPH-TV Fresno
A Southern California man convicted of the murders of his ex-girlfriend's sister and father has told jurors in his trial's penalty phase that he did not kill the victims and ran like a coward from the crime scene.
14 hrs ago | The Wave
Pat Drewes' husband, Bill, often wonders why the water bill for their San Juan Capistrano home is so high.
19 hrs ago | Patch.com
Orange County supervisors today unanimously approved a $72.7 million contract for a four-lane road to the Prima Deshecha Landfill in San Clemente and other improvements.
Thirty-eight-year-old Octomum Nadya Suleman is no stranger to controversy . Suleman and her 14 children could be evicted from their house in Orange County, California, and just in time for Christmas.
Riverside County supervisors unanimously voted Tuesday to lift most restrictions that prevent food truck operators in the county from selling foods that are fried, barbecued, broiled and grilled, though operators will still be prohibited from parking in some locations.
TUSTIN Firefighters extinguished a blaze Tuesday afternoon in a Tustin apartment that left one person suffering from smoke inhalation and burn injuries after attempting to rescue his pets, authorities said.
A Lake Forest man will stand trial Wednesday in connection with the 2009 bludgeoning-murder of a Laguna Beach man inside his apartment, the Orange County district attorney's office reported.
An FBI expert on use of force testified today that two former Fullerton police officers on trial for the fatal beating of a mentally ill homeless man failed to follow proper procedures in their attempts to subdue the suspect.
But who were the local taste makers making moves right here in your own backyard? We picked our five best local DJs and producers of 2013 making a serious name for themselves in our small, but exponentially growing dance music community.
Pink isn't done playing Southern California yet and this time her Truth About Love Tour is headed to Anaheim to make her first headlining appearance in Orange County.
OFFICE OF THE CHIEF OF POLICE Public Information Office 1 Civic Center Plaza Irvine, CA 92606 724-7216 www.irvinepd.org At approximately 4:30 p.m., Irvine Police Department Officers and Orange County Fire Authority Paramedics responded to a report of an automobile vs. pedestrian traffic collision near the intersection of Campus Drive and Paseo ... (more)
A handful of immigration reform activists were set to begin a four-day fast Monday outside the offices of an Orange County lawmaker.
Gay rights activists are demanding the organizers of a Vietnamese new year's parade in Orange County allow them to march.
Four people were killed and one person was injured in an Orange County car accident early morning on December 7, 2013, which officials say, may have been caused by a lethal mix of speed and alcohol.