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Day 3: Silverado Canyon Fire Downgraded to 968 Acres

Day 3: Silverado Canyon Fire Downgraded to 968 Acres

Mandatory evacuation orders for residents living east of 30311 Silverado Canyon Road has been lifted as of Sunday evening.
Two-Hour Waits to Meet 'Frozen' Princesses Prompt Disneyland to Create Reservation System

Two-Hour Waits to Meet 'Frozen' Princesses Prompt Disneyland to Create Reservation System

Visitors can now pick up a “virtual queue” ticket, similar to a ride Fastpass, at no cost to meet the heroines from smash movie “Frozen."
Bid to Split California into 6 States Fails to Qualify for Ballot

Bid to Split California into 6 States Fails to Qualify for Ballot

Venture capitalist Tim Draper isn't ready to give up, though.
Silverado Canyon Fire to Worsen Air Quality in Area

Silverado Canyon Fire to Worsen Air Quality in Area

So far, the fire has burned 1,300 acres. Mandatory evacuations have been ordered.
Heat Wave Sends Temperatures 15-20 Degrees Above Normal

Heat Wave Sends Temperatures 15-20 Degrees Above Normal

Orange County Health Care Agency and National Weather Service urge residents take precautions.
Man ID'd in Capo Beach Fatal Accident

Man ID'd in Capo Beach Fatal Accident

The 43-year-old slammed his car into a tree late Wednesday night.
O.C. Is 125 Years Old; Find Out Where the Party Is

O.C. Is 125 Years Old; Find Out Where the Party Is

Saturday is PACKED with activities to mark the birth of the county. You can even join in the world's biggest hug (around a mission, that is)
Friends Rally Around Young San Clemente Woman who Learned She Has Stage 4 Cancer on her Honeymoon

Friends Rally Around Young San Clemente Woman who Learned She Has Stage 4 Cancer on her Honeymoon

A crowdfunding page has been set up and a fundraiser is planned at Pipes Café, where Tara Marquez-Tortarolo has been manager for 9 years.
California Economy: Steady but Unremarkable Growth in the Months Ahead, Forecast Says

California Economy: Steady but Unremarkable Growth in the Months Ahead, Forecast Says

The recovery is "painfully plodding," and the state is still performing below its potential in employment and output, according to UCLA.
Man Dies after SUV Slams into Tree in Capo Beach

Man Dies after SUV Slams into Tree in Capo Beach

For unknown reasons, he lost control of his vehicle, a CHP officer said.
Facility's Expansion Doubles the Amount of Water Created from Sewage

Facility's Expansion Doubles the Amount of Water Created from Sewage

The city will cut the ribbon on an expansion of the recycled water plant, which provides irrigation for golf courses, greenbelts and more.
'Yes Means Yes' Bill Headed to Governor's Desk

'Yes Means Yes' Bill Headed to Governor's Desk

The governor has until Sept. 30 to veto the bill or sign it.
D.A.: Orange County Assessor Faked Signatures to Get on Ballot

D.A.: Orange County Assessor Faked Signatures to Get on Ballot

Webster Guillory is charged today with filing false nomination papers in his re-election bid in the March primary election.
Mexican National Tells Feds Bundles of Coke Fell From His Car's Interior Roof

Mexican National Tells Feds Bundles of Coke Fell From His Car's Interior Roof

Agents conducted a thorough search of the vehicle and located a total of 14 bundles, weighing 35 pounds.
Ex-San Clemente Resident Poisoned Wife for Life Insurance Money, Prosector Says

Ex-San Clemente Resident Poisoned Wife for Life Insurance Money, Prosector Says

Today was opening statements in the murder trial against Paul Marshal Curry.
San Clemente Residents Outfitting Marines One Pair of Socks at a Time

San Clemente Residents Outfitting Marines One Pair of Socks at a Time

Jim and Carla Hogans founded Socks for Heroes following the death of their son in Afghanistan in 2008.
Are You Ready for Woofstock 2014?

Are You Ready for Woofstock 2014?

As they say, "People and paws for our state parks."
O.C. Jury Releases Five-Time Rapist

O.C. Jury Releases Five-Time Rapist

The jury determines William Sabatasso should no longer be held in a state mental hospital. He plans to move to Arizona.
New Law Will Change the Way You Drive Around Cyclists

New Law Will Change the Way You Drive Around Cyclists

Starting Sept. 16, a new law seeks to keep cyclists, young and old, safe on the road.
Consumers Bearing Too Much Financial Burden in Shutting Down SONGS, Agency Says

Consumers Bearing Too Much Financial Burden in Shutting Down SONGS, Agency Says

A commissioner demands modifications to a proposed settlement between utilities and ratepayers groups.