Heavy downpour pummeled the High Desert and Antelope Valley, while Venice and Newport beaches experienced dangerous rip currents and scorching heat as wild weather struck Southern California.
A Newport Beach man involved in a rescue at sea while on a surfing excursion described the ordeal in a one-on-one interview with CBS2.
Beach-goers are being warned this weekend as Tropical Storm Dolores is expected to bring big waves, dangerous rip currents, and even lightning to the Southern California coast.
Two men were charged Thursday with cutting down a tree in Newport Beach, causing the deaths of five protected species birds.
A Newport Beach city councilman accused of making anti-gay statements on city letterhead got an earful from the community during a meeting on Tuesday.
Cleanup commanders said Saturday that they sampled beaches nearby and as far away as Newport Beach in Orange County to see if oil from the spill was continuing to wash up.
A man stabbed outside a convenience store in Newport Beach was hospitalized Thursday in serious but stable condition, police said.
A bunch of egret chicks saved from a tree toppled by construction crews in Newport Beach have been released back into the wild.
Robert Hansen, who goes by Bradley, was last seen around in the area of the Balboa Bay Club & Resort around midnight.
“It’s wrong on every possible level you could look at it — it’s hurting people,” Debbie Drummond said.
Authorities located an 89-year-old woman Saturday who was reported missing in Newport Beach.
Detectives described her as a Caucasian woman who has grey hair, blue eyes, stands 5-foot-2 tall and weighs 100 pounds.
Parishioners and the priest at St. James the Great Episcopal Church say the Episcopal Diocese of L.A. suddenly changed the locks two days ago.
Police say a 17-year-old boy was fatally injured Tuesday in a two-car crash at a Newport Beach intersection.
Thousands of toilets and shower heads are being replaced at six of The Irvine Co.’s apartment complexes, for an estimated savings of 46 million gallons of water annually, officials said.