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6 Orange County funeral homes lack price transparency online, violating state law, coalition says

Six Orange County funeral homes appear to be in violation of a California law requiring pricing transparency, a coalition of consumers groups reported. A survey from the Funeral Consumers Alliance of California (FCA), Funeral Consumers Alliance, Consumer Action and the Consumer Federation of America


Michael Avenatti once dated Kelly Dodd of 'Real Housewives of Orange County'

Michael Avenatti's alleged dirty laundry is going public, this time with the beleaguered attorney's dating life. "Real Housewives of Orange County" star Kelly Dodd revealed she dated Avenatti last year — and dumped him right before the most romantic day of the year.


6 students hospitalized after ingesting unknown substance at local middle school

LOS ANGELES (FOX 11) - Six children were in stable condition Tuesday after ingesting an unknown substance at a local middle school, authorities said. The Los Angeles Fire Department responded to Palms Middle School, located at 10860 W Woodbine Street, just before 11 a.m. Tuesday. Officials said that


California Cops Who Allegedly Stole Over $225,000 Can't Be Sued, Federal Court Rules

Two businessmen who claimed they were robbed of more than $225,000 by police in Fresno, California during an investigation into illegal gambling saw their civil rights lawsuit dismissed last week, when the U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals ruled it was “not obvious” that theft by cop would violate


How Orange County got its own dedicated Cousins Maine Lobster food truck

Tie on your bibs and get ready for butter dribbling down your chin because Cousins Maine Lobster has announced that Orange County will have its own dedicated food truck. It’s been six years since founders Jim Tselikis and Sabin Lomac appeared on ABC’s “Shark Tank.” In that time these cousins have se


Man, 45, Killed In Tragic Accident In Orange: Police

ORANGE, CT — A 45-year-old man was killed in a tragic accident Monday afternoon in Orange, police said. At 3:14 p.m. Orange Police Department responded to the westbound side of Derby Avenue just prior to Sodom Lane for a motor vehicle collision involving a pedestrian.


‘Virtual Scam’ Reports on the Rise in Orange County: Sheriff’s Department

Officials warned residents Monday about a recent uptick in ‘virtual scams’ being reported in Orange County. The scams ranged from fake kidnappings to fake pet sales, with the scammers usually targeting victims to extort money from them, according to the Orange County Sheriff’s Department.


Missing California girl, 15, found dead had ‘traumatic’ injury, homicide investigation launched: police

The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Dept. launched a homicide investigation Monday after authorities discovered the body of a missing 15-year-old California girl who'd reportedly suffered a “traumatic” injury.


UC Irvine coach Turner apologizes for remarks about player

IRVINE, Calif. (AP) -- UC Irvine coach Russell Turner has apologized for remarks he made about Oregon's Louis King during an NCAA Tournament game. Turner said in a statement that referring to King as ''queen'' during the first half of Sunday's second-round game was ''inappropriate and insensitive.''


Santa Ana ceramic company fined $250,000 after 18-year-old worker dies in clay mixer

A Santa Ana ceramic manufacturing company has been issued more than $250,000 in fines following the death of an 18-year-old employee who was killed after being entangled in a clay machine that did not have any safety guards.


At Home megastore launches first California location in Lake Forest

At Home is running through a “soft open” for an 85,000-square-foot store at Foothill Ranch Towne Center just off the 241 toll road. It replaces a shuttered Sports Chalet and furniture store. The grand opening is slated for March 30.


Stolen Goats Recovered in California Agricultural Region

Authorities have recovered seven goats that were stolen amid a rash of goat thefts in California's agricultural San Joaquin Valley. The Fresno County Sheriff's Office found the goats Monday and arrested the owner of the property where they were stored.


Family wants help finding driver in fatal hit-and-run that killed La Mirada grandmother

Maria “Carmen” Chavarria of La Mirada would pick up two of her grandchildren from school and walk them home every day. She would then prepare a meal for them. Chicken salad was on the menu Feb. 20 when Chavarria headed home at 1:15 p.m. with her 7-year-old grandson and 9-year-old granddaughter.


Taco Tuesday: An encore for al pastor on the outskirts of Orange

Now that this place has been open for about a year and a half, Taqueria Los Olivos in Orange still feels like a best-kept secret. Unless you’re a trucker, you probably don’t find yourself driving this industrial stretch of Orange Olive Road very often, except when you’re searching for a good taco.


California Considers Ban On Paper Receipts

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – The California Legislature is considering a bill which would ban stores and restaurants from giving their customers paper receipts, part of the state’s ongoing effort to combat pollution and environmental waste.


5 alleged gang members charged in vicious attack of pregnant school teacher

LOS ANGELES, Calif. (FOX 11) - The Los Angeles District Attorney's Office says five gang members have been charged with the vicious stabbing and carjacking of a pregnant Beverly Hills Catholic school teacher in the Sunland area of Los Angeles on March 20.


Second man found dead in Ed Buck’s apartment died of accidental meth overdose, authorities say

The second man to die in Democratic donor Ed Buck’s West Hollywood home died of a methamphetamine overdose, authorities confirmed Monday. The Jan. 7 death of Timothy Dean, 55, was ruled accidental, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.


Kentucky Officer Given Narcan After Drug Bust

An officer with the Irvine (KY) Police Department was given Narcan after coming into contact with a potentially deadly narcotic during a drug arrest over the weekend. According to WKYT-TV, Irvine Police Captain John Sturniolo was given a dose of the life-saving medicine after making the arrest of 39


DUI Suspected In Mission Viejo Overnight Traffic Stop

MISSION VIEJO, CA — While you were sleeping in Mission Viejo, your Orange County Sheriff's Department deputies were keeping the roadways safe. Early Tuesday morning, police services officers noticed a driver swerving behind the wheel and conducted a traffic stop, officials said.


Laguna Beach man accused of ‘revenge porn’

A Laguna Beach man was accused Friday of using “revenge porn” to try to coerce a woman back into a romantic relationship with him, police said. The Orange County district attorney’s office charged the 54-year-old man with three misdemeanor counts of violating a protective order and three misdemeanor