Mitsubishi Corporation

  • Film

    February 20, 2014
  • Blogs

    July 18, 2013

    SoCal Edison Sues Mitsubishi Over San Onofre Plant Closure

    Yesterday, Southern California Edison (SCE) announced the inevitable: it was filing a lawsuit against Mitshubishi, the Japanese company that made the faulty replacement steam generators which led to the downfall of SCE's San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station (SONGS). The lawsuit argues that Mitsubi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 18, 2013

    Rafael Lopez Convicted of Double Murder for Drunk-Driving Crash That Killed Father and Son

    An Anaheim 20-year-old who as a teen was charged with murdering a father and son in an early-morning 2010 high-speed, drunken-driving crash, was convicted by a jury today. Rafael Lopez was found guilty of two felony counts of murder and faces up to 30 years to life in state prison at his June 7 se ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 12, 2013

    San Onofre Nuke Officials Buried Evidence Of Problems, Report Says

    Last week, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) released a report showing that both that company and Southern California Edison (SCE) knew that replacement steam generators built by Mitsubishi for SCE's San Onofre Nuclear Generating system had major design problems as far back as 2005. The report furth ... More >>

  • News

    February 21, 2013

    Ace Hoffman Is Tilting at 'Nofre

    The anti-nuke activist has spent years fighting the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station. Now, the impossible is on his horizon: its permanent shutdown

  • Blogs

    September 24, 2012

    Cypress Trips the Car Electric

    If the 75 or so cars that pulled into a massive Cypress parking lot Sunday seemed unusually quiet, that was by design. Electric car drivers, makers and enthusiasts gathered at the Mitsubishi Motors North America headquarters for Orange County's National Plug In Day celebration.

  • Blogs

    July 20, 2012

    San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station Report Blames Computer-Model Errors for Woes

    A final inspection report from the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) on the steam generator tube wear that has kept both reactors offline at San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station (SONGS) since January blames computer model errors for the design flaws.

  • Blogs

    April 16, 2012

    Mitsubishi i-MiEV SE is an Electrifying Ride

    One in an occasional series reviewing consumer vehicles that are powered by water, natural gas, electricity, hybrid motors, high-efficiency gasoline engines or some other alternative source.My first item in the "Ride Me" category was an obituary for Seal Beach's Doug Korthof, an environmentalist and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 21, 2012

    It's No Secret Why Crowds Flock to Gomen For Lunch

    Dave Lieberman​Stanton: once a stretch of cheap motels catering to theme park tourists before the advent of the 5 freeway, then an industrial-looking, dingy gangland with no "there" there, and now increasingly a city on the vanguard of Orange County's gastronomic revolution. Hyperbole? Perhaps... ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 14, 2010

    Andrew Thomas Gallo, Accused of Killing Angels Pitcher Nick Adenhart and 2 Others, is Not Only Alleged Drunken Driver Up on Murder Today

    Andrew Thomas Gallo​Separate murder trials for two alleged drunken drivers begin this morning in Orange County.One you've heard a lot about, the other not so much.Guess that's to be expected when a rookie phenom Angels pitcher is a murder victim in the more talked-about case.

  • Blogs

    April 2, 2010

    Andrew Thomas Gallo, Accused of Killing Angel Pitcher Nick Adenhart and 2 Others, Wants His Murder Trial Moved Out of OC

    Photos courtesy of BackCountry.comAndrew Thomas Gallo is shown in bookings photos following arrests for being (from left): drunk in public in 2006, drunk and disorderly in 2007 and drunk behind the wheel in a triple-fatal crash a year ago.​Andrew Thomas Gallo, who is charged with killing Angels pi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 28, 2009

    Looking Back: 2009 Orange County Deaths

    ​Turn on the weepy, string ensemble music: It's time for us to look back on the year that (almost) was and remember some of the figures from Orange County who have left us. There was unexpected tragedy, there were some suspicious circumstances, there were rich legacies... there's even the possibil ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 9, 2009

    Mom Gets 6 Years for Methed-Up, Asleep-at-Wheel Crash That Killed Boyfriend and Daughter

    Not the mangled car in question but an amazing reproduction.​QUESTION: What happens if you smoke meth, go for a morning drive on the 91 freeway and fall asleep at the wheel, losing control at high speeds while exiting at the East Street off-ramp, smacking into a fence and plowing into a uti ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 14, 2009

    Help Titan Jon Wilhite, Honor Titan Courtney Stewart

    It's been highly publicized that Angels rookie pitcher Nick Adenhart, 22, was killed in a collision just after midnight Friday. Some reporters have even added that Courtney Frances Stewart, the 20-year-old Diamond Bar resident who was driving the Mitsubishi Eclipse Adenhart rode in, and another pass ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 10, 2009

    Angels Pitcher Nick Adenhart Killed in Fullerton Crash

    *Moved up by Gustavo, because dumb-ass trolls have hijacked a tragedy to go on and rail about Mexicans. Give 'em hell, gentle readers...Nick Adenhart, the Angels starter who pitched six scoreless innings in last night's 6-4 loss to the A's, was one of three people killed in a collision involvin ... More >>

  • Features

    January 24, 2008


    Who are the OC players who contributed to the 2008 presidential candidates?

  • Features

    January 3, 2008

    Shoot to Thrill

    Fast cars, naked women: Ed Dellis loves his work

  • News

    July 12, 2007

    LNG? WTF?

    Long Beach LNG-terminal developers ad campaign gets a chilly response

  • Blogs

    July 6, 2007

    Explosive Gas

    With the exception of the friendly folks at Sound Energy Solutions (SES), a subsidiary of Mitsubishi and ConocoPhillips, just about nobody in Long Beach—Mayor Bob Foster and most residents who already think there's enough industrial pollution at the port—want to see a Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) ... More >>

  • Music

    January 25, 2007

    A Love Supreme

    TaRaach moves on em

  • News

    December 7, 2006

    Silk Stalkings

    Woman imprisoned for terrorizing ex-lovers and threatening their girlfriends is now free

  • Features

    May 27, 2004

    Post-Industrial Grease Monkey

    Jesse James and the gradual degreasing of the West Coast Chopper

  • Columns

    December 17, 1998