Jun 22

Man sent to prison for pimping three victims in Orange County

SANTA ANA — A 21-year-old man pleaded guilty and was immediately sentenced to five years in prison this week for pimping three victims in Orange County. Desheon Orlandorafeal Young of Fresno pleaded guilty Monday to four counts each of pimping and pandering and one count of human trafficking, all felonies, according to court records. Charges […]

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Jun 22

Accused getaway driver pleads guilty to providing tools that helped 3 inmates escape Orange County Jail

SANTA ANA – A 51-year-old Costa Mesa man was sentenced to a year in custody on Thursday, June 22 for passing along a knife, wire cutters and other items that helped three inmates escape from the Orange County Central Jail last year. For his role in the brazen Jan. 22, 2016 jailbreak, Loc Ba Nguyen […]

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Jun 22

Obama Boulevard might soon be added to Los Angeles commutes

Barack Obama could soon hear his name being uttered as part of Angelenos’ driving directions, with a Los Angeles city councilman proposing to name a street after him.

Obama Boulevard could prove a relatively more innocuous role for the 44th president’s name than “Obamajam” – the oft-used term to refer to the anticipated congestion that accompanied his frequent fundraising trips to the Los Angeles area.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.ocregister.com/2017/06/22/la-drivers-could-soon-add-obama-boulevard-to-their-commute-2/

Jun 22

L.A. County pediatric hospitals form partnership to expand services for children

UCLA Mattel Children’s Hospital and Miller Children’s and Women’s Hospital Long Beach announced on Thursday, June 22, that they will form an alliance allowing the pediatric hospitals to open new clinics together and train more doctors. The partnership, formally a “strategic affiliation” to be called UCLA Mattel-Miller Children’s Health, will contract with various health plans, […]

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Jun 22

No one loves rock music quite like Southern California and these 7 concerts prove it

Inland Southern California region is a hot spot for large-scale rock music festivals

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Jun 22

Ducks with some early home cooking on 2017-18 schedule, will visit Vegas on Dec. 5

The Ducks released their 2017-18 regular season schedule and there are two certainties that figure to come out of the big reveal Thursday. Fans can start planning trips, particularly for a quick flight or four-hour drive to Las Vegas. And Ducks coach Randy Carlyle can start quietly grumbling about the inevitable inequities that will pop […]

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Jun 22

Parole denied for Charles Manson follower Patricia Krenwinkel

Parole was denied Thursday, June 23, for convicted killer Patricia Krenwinkel — a follower of cult leader Charles Manson — after officials investigated whether battered women’s syndrome affected her state of mind at the time of the notorious murders nearly five decades ago.
Krenwinkel, 69, was previously denied parole 13 times for the 1969 slayings of pregnant actress Sharon Tate and four other people.

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Jun 22

Billed as the top prospect in MMA history, Aaron Pico will make his MMA debut Saturday at Madison Square Garden

LOS ANGELES — Aaron Pico has carried the nickname “Cheeks” with him into every competition since he was 4 years old. “I was a big baby,” he said. “My mom started calling me ‘Cheeks’ and the name just stuck.” He said his mom no longer calls him by the affectionate nickname, maybe the first sign […]

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Jun 22

Kings GM Rob Blake looking for offense in the NHL draft

Draft day has been about the dullest one of the year for the Kings in recent seasons. At least the opening day of the NHL’s annual stockpiling of 18-year-old prospects, anyway. After all, the Kings haven’t had a first-round pick the past two years, or three of the past four, or four of the past […]

Permanent link to this article: http://www.ocregister.com/2017/06/22/kings-gm-rob-blake-looking-for-offense-in-the-nhl-draft/

Jun 22

Will Fed rate hikes trigger a recession in 2018?

Many economists don’t expect a recession for at least a year or two. Register columnist Jeff Lazerson does. Here’s why.

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Jun 22

Kings to open 2017-18 season with five of their first six games at Staples Center

The Kings open the 2017-18 season by playing five of their first six games at Staples Center, including their season-opening game Oct. 5 against the Philadelphia Flyers. Their lone road game in their opening stretch is Oct. 7 against the Pacific Division rival San Jose Sharks. The Kings’ first game against the expansion Vegas Golden […]

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Jun 22

Rams to open training camp in Orange County on July 29, followed by Chargers on July 30

The Chargers will join the Rams in Orange County next month for the start of training camp, and the teams will work together, to an extent. The Rams and Chargers will hold two joint practices, on Aug. 9 at UC Irvine and on a to-be-announced date on the Chargers’ turf. The teams also will meet […]

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Jun 22

Santa Ana Valley High School Graduation 2017

Friends and family helped Santa Ana Valley High seniors celebrate their graduation with a commencement ceremony on Wednesday, June 21 at Santa Ana Bowl.

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Jun 22

Celebrate LGBT Culture and Heritage Month in Laguna Beach on Sunday

Laguna Beach has declared June LGBT Culture and Heritage Month. Celebrate OC Pride’s official closing events in Laguna Beach on Sunday, June 25. Festivities begin at 10 a.m. with a party at West Street Beach, then a dance party at the legendary Boom Boom Room from 2 – 11 p.m. The evening ends at Main Street […]

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Jun 22

Authorities respond to hazmat situation at ARTIC after worker is exposed to white powder

ANAHEIM — Authorities were called to a hazardous materials situation at ARTIC, the Anaheim transportation center, just after noon on Thursday, June 22. A worker was exposed to a white powder in a restroom that may have been narcotics, Anaheim police Sgt. Daron Wyatt said. The employee was being evaluated by medics. The bathroom was […]

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Jun 22

The first YouTube video posted was 18 seconds long, and more facts about YouTube during VidCon 2017

VidCon 2017 has kicked off this week at the Anaheim Convention Center for the eighth time.  In honor of this celebration of digital video creators, here’s some data about YouTube, which pioneered the industry:

Permanent link to this article: http://www.ocregister.com/2017/06/22/why-youtube-is-taking-steps-to-prevent-extremist-videos/

Jun 22

Segerstrom High School Graduation 2017

Friends and family helped Segerstrom High seniors celebrate their graduation with a commencement ceremony on Wednesday, June 21 at Santa Ana Bowl.

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Jun 22

Irvine police arrest two suspects in string of commercial burglaries

Two Compton men were arrested Tuesday, June 20, on suspicion of committing at least three burglaries in Irvine, police said. At 3:30 a.m. on Tuesday, officers responded to a burglary alarm at Honeyberry, a cafe, on Jeffrey Road and Walnut Avenue, Irvine police spokeswoman Kim Mohr said in a statement Wednesday, June 22. They found […]

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Jun 22

Yorba Linda homebuying jumps 18%

Homebuying in Yorba Linda in 2017’s first three months outpaced a countywide sales advance. How did the local residential real estate market start the year? Using CoreLogic data, we compared homebuying patterns from January to March from this year and 2016. Sales rose as 254 residences sold in the past 12 months vs. 216 a […]

Permanent link to this article: http://www.ocregister.com/2017/06/22/yorba-linda-homebuying-jumps-18/

Jun 22

Santa Ana High School Graduation 2017

Friends and family helped Santa Ana High seniors celebrate their graduation with a commencement ceremony on Wednesday, June 21 at Santa Ana Bowl.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.ocregister.com/2017/06/22/santa-ana-high-school-graduation-2017/

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