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  • Apodaca: Penn State case provides chance to educate

    Most of us would rather take a bullet than stand by and watch a child be hurt. It's difficult for us to fathom a mindset that places a higher priority on the sheltering of a suspected pedophile than on the harm done to alleged victims. But, as shocking...
  • My Pet World: Dogfighting 'game' raises serious ethical questions

    I'm a journalist and, of course, I believe in free speech. However, certain lines are drawn all the time. For example, I don't know of a video game or telephone app that teaches players how to abuse children. However, there's now what I believe to be...
  • The Crowd: Peeping out the newly re-opened Hotel Hanford

    The Crowd: Peeping out the newly re-opened Hotel Hanford
    Donald Sodaro, one of Newport Beach's leading community philanthropists, revealed a most unique and creative side of his multi-faceted personality at the re-opening of The Hotel Hanford, Costa Mesa. Sodaro and his wife DeeDee, of Lido Isle, have held...
  • D.A. charges father who threw son overboard with child abuse

    NEWPORT BEACH — A father who threw his 7-year-old son overboard while on a harbor cruise was charged Wednesday with felony child abuse and endangerment as well as misdemeanor resisting arrest. Sloan Steven Briles, 35, of Irvine slapped his son in...
  • It's A Gray Area: Hall of Famers give back to younger players

    Thanks to Ron Yary, a former Outland Trophy winner at USC and Minnesota Vikings all-pro tackle, and Dr. Casey Cooper, a noted sports psychologist, the NFL and the Pro Football Hall of Fame have established the Legacy Leadership Program here in Orange...
  • Irvine OKs spending plan for grants

    IRVINE — The City Council last week unanimously approved this year's proposed plan for how to spend $1.3 million in federal Community Development Block Grants (CDBG). Most of the grant money from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development...
  • Man arraigned on rape, sexual assault charges

    Man arraigned on rape, sexual assault charges
    A former Ladera Ranch man pleaded not guilty Tuesday to charges that he raped two women and sexually assaulted a third. Ali Achekzai, 33, who was on Orange County's 10 Most Wanted List until his extradition to the United States from Austria last summer,...
  • Irvine man sentenced for sexual assault

    A 21-year-old Irvine man was sentenced Friday to 25 years to life in prison for sexually assaulting a woman in 2010, authorities said. Victor Gillespie's conviction in August was his third strike, according to prosecutors. Authorities said Gillespie...
  • The Crowd: Annual fundraiser event benefits Childhelp

    Nearly 500 men and women who truly care about the welfare of children who have suffered many forms of abuse joined together Nov. 14 for the annual Childhelp Holiday Boutique and Luncheon fundraiser. The Hyatt Regency Hotel, Irvine, was the setting for...
  • Serial rapist committed to mental hospital

    An Orange County judge has ordered a convicted serial rapist committed to a mental hospital, possibly for life, after a jury found that he continues to be a threat to society even though he has completed his state prison term. On Monday, a jury...
  • Man accused of three sexual assaults in court

    A former Ladera Ranch man accused of sexually assaulting three Southern California women before fleeing abroad is scheduled to stand trial Thursday. Ali Achekzai, 33, was on the Orange County district attorney's Most Wanted List until his capture in...
  • Morningside president due in court

    The president of Morningside Recovery is scheduled to be arraigned in court Friday on charges that he battered his wife in their home. Raymond Jeffrey Yates, 44, of Newport Beach was arrested and charged last week with felony domestic battery related...