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Drowning Victim Spotted By Passersby In Newport Beach

Authorities say a man has apparently drowned in Newport Beach.

10/11/2014

Timothy Lai (credit: Newport Beach Police Department/California DMV)

Tutor Allegedly Involved In Corona Del Mar HS Cheating Scandal Arrested

Timothy Lai, 29, is accused of fleeing the country shortly after Newport Beach police began investigating claims students’ grades had been manipulated durin a computer hack at Corona Del Mar High School.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/06/2014

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Fire Forces Closure Of 2 Lanes On Toll Road Near Newport Beach

A brush fire broke out Monday alongside the San Joaquin Hills (73) toll road near Newport Beach.

10/06/2014

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Newport Beach Teachers Told To Buy Electric Fans To Cool Classrooms

Teachers at a Newport Beach school were directed Thursday to buy a new, somewhat unusual tool to help them teach their classes – electric fans.

10/02/2014

Comedian, television personality and actress Joan Rivers died on Sept. 4, 2014 at the age of 81. (credit: Mike Coppola/Getty Images)

Former Joan Rivers Plastic Surgeon Remembers Her Zest For Life

“It something happens,” Rivers said, reassuring her daughter, “things are fine. And life is fine. And life is so much fun. It’s one big movie.”

09/06/2014

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Vegan-Friendly Newport Beach Eatery Shut Down After Customers Fall Ill

Health inspectors were working Friday to determine what may have caused several people to get sick after eating at an upscale Newport Beach restaurant.

09/05/2014

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3 Suspects Arrested For Alleged Prostitution Operation In SoCal Apartments

Detectives Thursday announced the arrest of three suspects who were allegedly operating brothels out of rented apartments throughout Irvine and Los Angeles, concluding a year-long investigation.

CBS Los Angeles–08/21/2014

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Bayside Drive Beach Closed After 50-Gallon Sewage Spill From Coast Guard Ship

Swimmers were warned to stay out of the water at Bayside Drive Beach along Newport Bay after a small sewage spill from a U.S. Coast Guard vessel.

08/14/2014

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Pioneering Chicano Artist Emigdio Vasquez Dies

Emigdio Vasquez, whose bold use of color, exacting brush skills and uncanny ability to capture everyday people in dramatic moments made him one of the most influential pioneers of the Chicano art movement, has died in Newport Beach. He was 75.

08/13/2014

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Police: Public’s Help Sought Identifying Would-Be Burglar Scared Off By Armed Bar Manager

Newport Beach police say the unidentified man cased Woody’s Wharf waterfront restaurant last Friday at 3:30 a.m.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/08/2014

Ben Carlson drowned Sunday making a rescue at Newport Beach. (credit: Facebook)

Huge Fundraiser Held In Honor Of Newport Beach Lifeguard Who Died Making Rescue

A large group marched to lifeguard headquarters to say a personal thank you.

08/02/2014

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Double Amputee, Father of 7 Starts Shoe Company: ‘I’m Not Ready To Sit In A Chair’

When a hard-working father of seven faced the horror of losing one of his legs, he nearly gave up.

07/28/2014

Police say the man pictured in this surveillance camera photo handed a note to a Newport Beach bank teller demanding cash. (Photo courtesy Newport Beach PD)

The Suspect Wears Prada? Police Hunt For Alleged Sunglasses-Wearing Bank Robber

Police sought the public’s help Tuesday in locating a Newport Beach bank robbery suspect who has an apparent flair for designer shades.

07/22/2014

A paddle-out was held Sunday in honor of Brian Carlson, the Newport Beach lifeguard who died last week in the line of duty. (credit: CBS)

Fallen Newport Lifeguard Honored With Memorial, Paddle-Out

Thousands gathered on the beach in Newport for a celebration of life ceremony, remembering lifeguard Ben Carlson, who died in the line of duty last week.

07/13/2014

Ben Carlson drowned Sunday making a rescue at Newport Beach. (credit: Facebook)

Paddle-Out To Honor Lifeguard Who Drowned During Newport Beach Rescue

Two memorials were to take place Sunday in Newport Beach to remember a veteran lifeguard who drowned during a rescue.

07/13/2014

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