Hazardous materials crews investigated an Alaska Airlines flight with 150 people on board at John Wayne Airport in Orange County on Friday after a flight attendant found a powdery substance that was ultimately found to be harmless, authorities and the airline said. Full story
A Southern California Republican Party official was under fire Saturday after allegations she sent an email that included an altered photo depicting President Barack Obama as an ape. Full story
California authorities say an 81-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly beating to death his 94-year-old roommate at an Orange County nursing home. Msnbc's Alex Witt reports.
Mary Winking's first flight was to Orange County's John Wayne Airport in California in 1985.
Orange County District Attorney Frank Phillips, right, addresses the media during a news conference in Goshen, N.Y., Wednesday, Dec. 8, 2010. Phillips announced the indictment of Michael Mele by an Orange County grand jury in the murder of Laura Garza, an aspiring dancer who vanished two years ago a
In this booking photo provided Monday, Oct. 4, 2010 by the Orange County District Attorney's office, William McDougall, 81, is shown. Authorities say McDougal has been charged with the murder of his 94-year-old roommate at an Orange County rehabilitation center where the two were recovering from hip