| Sep 3, 2008
John Wylie Needham was known as an easygoing surfer who liked to paint and play guitar and bounced from job to job. He knew he needed direction in life. So two years ago he joined the Army and eventually shipped off to Iraq.
This, he thought, would...
| Jun 17, 2008
Web surfing in the sky is poised to take off again.
Nearly two years after Boeing Co. pulled the plug on the airline industry's first attempt at connecting passengers to the Internet, airlines are trying once again to offer the ability to browse websites...
| Jul 30, 2008
| 11:41 AM
Law enforcement officers today were searching for a man they say has robbed three South Orange County banks in the last month.
The Orange County Sheriff's Department today released bank surveillance photographs of a suspect dubbed the "Chatty Bandit,"...
| Sep 28, 2009
| 7:39 PM
LAKE FOREST -- Two adults and three teens are behind bars, suspected of vandalizing a Lake Forest elementary school with spray-painted swastikas and racial slurs.
Neighbors of Foothill Ranch Elementary School called the sheriff's department about 11 p.m....
| Nov 5, 2009
Phil Swarbrick graduated from Chicago's DePaul University last year with a Bachelor of Science degree in network technology and a Master of Science degree in computer information and network security. Under normal circumstances, the undergraduate and...
| Nov 8, 2009
Attention owners who are in danger of losing your homes: Your fate is in your own hands.
Sadly, there may be no way out for the worst off of you. If you have lost your job and have no prospects for another one, for example, there may be no getting around...
| Nov 10, 2009
As hundreds of medical marijuana dispensaries have opened this year in a startling rollout across California, unnerved local officials have started to push back aggressively.
Many cities and a few counties have banned them. Others have imposed...
| Nov 17, 2009
| 12:10 AM
SANTA ANA -- Four Orange County men are in federal custody after allegedly trying to rob a bank with a fake search warrant.
The FBI says the four men, along with one Nevada man, entered a Wells Fargo branch in Henderson, Nevada claiming their "warrant"...
| Dec 8, 2009
| 9:23 PM
NEWPORT BEACH -- A mother in Orange County has been charged with trying to pay someone to kidnap her son from a foster family so she could flee the country with him.
Niveen Ismail, 43, was charged Tuesday with felony solicitation to commit kidnapping....
| Jun 10, 2009
LAGUNA HILLS -- A man who allegedly held up a check cashing store, then took a hostage, has been arrested by Orange County Sheriff's deputies after a high speed pursuit.
Deputies were alerted to the incident by a silent alarm at the Payday Loan...
| Jun 18, 2009
SANTA ANA - Two Orange County men are accused of using the Internet to find teenage girls to have sex with.
Federal agents say 34-year old David Brown of Lake Forest, allegedly had a four-month sexual relationship with a 15-year-old girl, while Richard...
| Aug 21, 2009
LAKE FOREST -- A gym employee in Lake Forest is under arrest, accused of hiding a camera in the women's locker room.
David Emanuel Ramos, 22, of Lake Forest, allegedly hid the camera around 3 p.m. Tuesday in a potted plant at the Synergy Gym at 23762...