Sea Lion Euthanized After It Was Found Shot Twice At The Wedge In Newport BeachThe one-and-a-half-year-old female sea lion named Mandalorian by her rescuers was found in distress on Dec. 16 with two distinct wounds – a draining abscess on her dorsal back, and two shots to her chest likely made by a pellet rifle.
Newport Beach Mother To Plead Guilty To Paying Someone To Take Online Classes For Her SonKaren Littlefair paid $9,000 to have a person take several online classes for her son to help him graduate from Georgetown University, prosecutors said.
2 Men Rescued After Boat Catches Fire Off Newport Beach CoastlineTwo men who were aboard were able to escape in a dingy. They were floating in the ocean when a good Samaritan boat came to their rescue.
Parents Angry To Discover Newport Beach Church Tower Was Hiding Cell Phone SiteA spokesman for the Orange County Catholic Diocese says the equipment housed within the bell tower is being fixed because of fire damage -- not to install 5G technology.
Car Tire Dust, Microbeads In Beauty Products Contributing To Trillions Of Ocean-Polluting MicroplasticsA new study from a think tank, 5 Gyres, has found that more than 7 trillion pieces of micro plastic enters the ocean off California every year, and trying to stop one source of that pollution will be particularly difficult for Californians because it’s coming from car tires.
Suspect Who Famously Escaped OC Jail Convicted In Plot To Abduct, Sexually Mutilate Pot Dispensary OwnerHossein Nayeri was one of three men who escaped the O.C. Jail in 2016 and went on the lam for eight days before being captured in San Francisco.
Newport Beach Millionaire Peter Chadwick, Charged With Wife’s Murder, Spent 4 Years Hiding Out In MexicoProsecutors say Chadwick spent four years in Mexico, living in hotels and resorts under several aliases and using fake IDs.
Only On 2: Dennis Rodman Denies Wrongdoing After Being Accused By Newport Beach Yoga StudioFormer NBA star Dennis Rodman is denying any wrongdoing after TMZ video surfaced of him in a Newport Beach yoga studio as a woman appears to stuff clothes in her purse.
Missing Mom 1 Of 2 People Found Dead At Newport Beach HomeAuthorities say a mom who was reported missing was among two people found dead at a home in Newport Beach.