Orange County

Two California counties file lawsuits over marketing of painkillers

California's Orange and Santa Clara counties and the City of Chicago have accused the drug industry of fueling an outbreak of addiction by pursuing "aggressive marketing" for prescription opioids.

In two separate lawsuits, the plaintiff city and the two counties also alleged that five... read more

Snake hoarder sentenced to 100 hours of community service

A Southern California man was sentenced to 100 hours of community service for failing to provide proper care to hundreds of snakes that he kept at his home.

William Buchman, 53, pleaded guilty in Orange County. Entering the misdemeanor plea, he admitted that he had 400 snakes in his home... read more

Bald eagles making comeback to Orange County

The comeback of bald eagles, a species of eagles that had once reached on the verge of extinction, has broadened in California as a pair of the bird has been spotted at the Irvine Lake in Orange County.

Biologists are excited to spot a pair of bald eagles off the 241 toll road in Orange... read more

Disney California Adventure enjoys 9.5% increase in visitors

Disney California Adventure enjoyed a significant increase in the number of visitors last year, becoming the tenth most attended theme park in the world and the sixth-most popular park in North America, according to the Themed Entertainment Association's latest report.

As per the newly... read more

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