Orange County

Margaret Carrero
October 29, 2018 - 4:10 pm
(KNX 1070) -- There's been a snag in finalizing a legal agreement between Orange County lawmakers and homeless advocates. A proposed settlement between homeless advocates & OC lawmakers has not yet been finalized. #OrangeCounty leaders want every city involved. Talks ongoing. @KNX1070 pic...
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Craig Fiegener
October 10, 2018 - 2:29 pm
(KNX 1070) - The criminal case against the man accused of starting the massive Holy Fire, back in August, remains on hold. He was in court today with questions remaining about his sanity. On Wednesday, Forrest Clark was silent unlike the bizarre outbursts in August during two previous attempts at...
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Orange County district attorney's office
September 21, 2018 - 12:50 pm
SANTA ANA (CNS/KNX 1070/AP) - Orange County District Attorney Tony Rackauckas said Friday his office has received about 50 phone calls leading to more than 12 credible leads to potential additional victims in their probe of a Newport Beach surgeon and his girlfriend, who are charged with drugging...
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September 13, 2018 - 8:29 am
(KNX 1070) -- Some students at an Orange County high school are defending themselves after being accused of racist behavior at a school football game. The principal of Santa Ana High complained on social media that he saw offensive posters at last Friday's game against Aliso Niguel, including ones...
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USA Today
September 09, 2018 - 10:04 am
(CNS/KNX 1070) -- Former President Obama energized fellow Democrats at a gathering in Orange County this weekend. He was there to help support seven Democratic candidates in competitive House districts across California. The former President warned about the consequences of staying on the sidelines...
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CBS Los Angeles
September 04, 2018 - 2:08 pm
(KNX 1070) - A 21-year-old Newport Beach man was ordered today to stand trial on a murder charge stemming from the January killing of a former high school classmate, whose death has been deemed a hate crime by prosecutors because he was gay. Samuel Lincoln Woodward is due back in court Sept. 17 for...
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August 22, 2018 - 10:28 am
(KNX 1070) - Orange County and three cities in it have gone to court asking for a preliminary injunction to prevent a state-approved mobile needle-exchange program. The county says the injunction is necessary because the service would lead to tens of thousands of dirty needles littered throughout...
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Jon Baird
August 13, 2018 - 8:05 am
(KNX 1070) - Things are already heating up in Los Angeles on Wednesday morning, and some students who have returned to class learned the air conditioning isn't working. KNX's Jon Baird is in Woodland Hills today: Students heading back to school in #LosAngeles . Some classrooms may be a little warm...
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Santa Ana Police Department
August 07, 2018 - 11:13 am
(KNX 1070) -- A high school volleyball coach in Santa Ana has been arrested on suspicion of having sex with three girls on the team, police said. Tuesday Omar Rojas, 28, plead not guilty to a long list of felony charges including having sex with a minor. Two of the alleged victims, ages 17 and 15,...
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Claudia Peschiutta
July 31, 2018 - 5:12 pm
(KNX 1070) -- Opposition to a state gas-tax hike helped get her into office. Now, she's calling on Caltrans to stop promoting road work funded by the increase. Signs promoting road work funded by gas tax hike have OC lawmaker fuming. GOP state Sen. Ling Ling Chang (who replaced Dem recalled after...
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