See Update Nos. 1 and 2 at the end of this post on the jury finding the wife guilty.A verdict has been reached in the trial of Catherine Kieu Becker, the Garden Grove wife accused of dosing her husband's tofu dinner, tying his arms and legs to bed posts, slicing off his penis, throwing the member in ... More >>
See Update No. 2 at the end of this post about the wife suffering "a break from reality," according to her attorney.See Update No. 1 on the next page about the prosecutor claiming in his opening that the wife yelled "You deserve it!" before slicing off her husband's penis with a 10-inch kitchen knif ... More >>
The Orange County Sheriff's Department and District Attorney's office sent out press releases and OCDA Chief of Staff Susan Schroeder appeared in front of television news cameras Saturday with the stunning revelation a former Mission Viejo attorney had been arrested and charged with strangling his e ... More >>
It might sound random that a comic would open for a musician like Kenny Loggins but as Craig Shoemaker put it when he talked to OC Weekly last year, "It's actually not too random because a lot of artists did it. It's really a smart move because laughter cuts through any negative impatience." For som ... More >>
The Medical Board of California (MBC) revoked a Placentia doctor's license after discovering that he was prescribing prescription drugs to himself under false names, and to other patients without examining them for four years. It started in 2007, when the then-45-year-old anesthesiologist, William W ... More >>
… or, Drive, He Snored.
Ever feel you spend all your waking hours in your car? Well, thanks to modern science, now you can also spend your non-waking hours trapped in traffic.
The Associated Press reports:
All sleeping pills, including the blockbusters Ambien and Lunesta, may s ... More >>
As we raise our children, so we raise our pets.
Today's Register contains a Greg Hardesty piece on National Dog Bite Prevention Week. Profiled is Klaudia Estrada, an Anaheim Hills mail carrier who has been twice bitten, one attack piercing the "tanned, smooth skin" of her right leg. Sounds like Hard ... More >>
As R. Scott Moxley observes at the end of his dissection of Dana Parsons' attempt to slap a coat of whitewash on the lazy and error-filled reporting of the Haidl rape case Parsons has filled his L.A. Times column with, the Times has a new slogan for its Orange County advertising: Now More Than Ever. ... More >>