Christine Reynolds shot Gretchen DeStefano during a domestic dispute, say Orange County authorities.
An evacuation slide inflated inside a United Airlines plane as it flew from Chicago to California, filling part of the cabin and forcing the pilot to make an emergency landing in Kansas, the airline and passengers said.
Southern California woman who was held captive for 10 years was too scared to go to police until she reunited with her mother on Facebook.
Thirteen people have been arrested while protesting the acquittal of two former California police officers charged in the beating death of a homeless man.
A California woman who cut off her husband’s penis and threw it in a garbage disposal has been sentenced to life in prison with possibility of parole.
The estranged husband of a woman charged with severing his penis said it was as though his life ended the evening of the attack.
A young man shot a woman to death in a home early Tuesday then went on a spree of carjackings and random shootings across Orange County that left two more people dead and three others wounded before the gunman killed himself, authorities said.
The prosecutor who filed murder charges against a fugitive former Los Angeles police officer that could result in the death penalty said he believes the man hasn’t finished carrying out his vendetta.
A man was arrested Saturday after firing about 50 shots in the parking lot of a Southern California shopping mall, prompting a lockdown of stores crowded with holiday shoppers.
In a pee-wee version of the NFL’s bounty scandal, the head coach and league president of an Orange County children’s football team have been suspended amid allegations that players were offered up to $50 in cash to knock opponents out of games.
A 40-year-old man has been convicted of sexually assaulting 10 women in Los Angeles and Orange County.
Investigators say a bank robber dubbed the Snowboarder Bandit is believed to be responsible for eight Southern California heists.