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  • No more 'narcis-sticks': From Disneyland to the White House, more...
    published on Fri, 03 Jul 2015 05:02:00 GMT
    On the day before his 60th birthday, Roger Fadroski saw an odd thing: a young man on a Disneyland ride holding a stick over his head. "I didn't know what it was," says the retired Marine....
  • 'Big A Bandit' Strikes 6th OC Bank
    published on Fri, 03 Jul 2015 04:30:13 GMT
    FBI officials released a photo of the "Big A Bandit," Thursday, July 2, 2015. He's linked to at least six bank robberies in Orange County since 2013....
  • Fullerton Suspect Linked To Six Bank Robberies In Orange County
    published on Fri, 03 Jul 2015 03:54:00 GMT
    The Orange County Bank Robbery Apprehension Team is seeking the public's assistance in learning the identity of an armed suspect who robbed a Bank of the West this afternoon in Fullerton and who has now been linked to six bank robberies in Orange County. The unidentified white male suspect is known as the "Big A Bandit" because he wears a baseball cap with a large A on the front during the robberies, including today's....
  • 'Big A Bandit' robs Fullerton bank, makes off with cash
    published on Fri, 03 Jul 2015 02:27:38 GMT
    Fullerton Police and Crime Scene Investigators exit a Bank of the West in the 3000 block of Yorba Linda Boulevard after a male robbed the bank just before 4:00 p.m. Thursday in Fullerton. At 3:55 p.m., the man, dubbed the "Big A Bandit" because he wears a baseball cap with a large Angels logo, walked into the Bank of the West in the 3200 block of Yorba Linda Boulevard and demanded cash, said Sgt....
  • CSUF researcher uncovers subconscious bias among jurors
    published on Wed, 01 Jul 2015 03:07:00 GMT
    Cal State Fullerton Associate Professor of Psychology Russ Espinoza, researched whether the theory of "aversive racism" plays a role in death penalty decisions -- and found the answer is "yes." "Aversive racism" is thought to be a phenomenon in which people believe they harbor no prejudice toward minorities, when in fact they have a subconscious bias, Espinoza said....
  • NHBA Bronco 11s capture championship
    published on Wed, 01 Jul 2015 03:06:00 GMT
    With a 10-0 win over Fullerton, the Newport Harbor Baseball Assn. Bronco 11s All-Star team became the 2015 West Zone SoCal Central Region District champions....
  • High Schools: Baldwin chosen Roosevelt softball coach
    published on Sat, 27 Jun 2015 02:57:05 GMT
    Baldwin, 26, was an assistant coach at Norco the past two seasons, and was on the staff that helped the Cougars win the CIF-SS Division1 title this month. This will be her first head coaching job on the varsity level....
  • Nats bench coach Knorr's wife dies
    published on Wed, 24 Jun 2015 05:58:52 GMT
    Kimberly Knorr, wife of Nationals bench coach Randy Knorr, died Tuesday, the club announced early Wednesday morning. She was 45. "The Washington Nationals are shocked and saddened to learn of the passing of Kimberly Knorr, the wife of Nationals bench coach Randy Knorr," said Nationals president of baseball operations and general manager Mike Rizzo in a press release....
  • Best of Photos: Our favorite Orange County high school and college graduation moments
    published on Fri, 19 Jun 2015 19:16:52 GMT
    Tis the season for graduations! From high school to college, we have rounded up our best graduation photos from around Orange County. Di'Jon Irving, 18, cuts loose with his excitement at the end of Irvine High School's graduation ceremony Wednesday afternoon....
  • La Habra college student found unharmed near Fullerton train station
    published on Thu, 18 Jun 2015 20:51:46 GMT
    A La Habra college student who had been missing since Monday was located late Wednesday night near the Fullerton train station, officials said. Marcos Loudon, 18, was reported missing Monday night after his mother dropped him off at Fullerton College that morning and was unable to find him around 6 p.m. that night....
  • Freshman friends JJ Schwarz, Mike Rivera thriving for Gators
    published on Thu, 28 May 2015 23:47:00 GMT
    Florida's Richie Martin, far left, Mike Rivera, center and Buddy Reed, right, celebrate after Rivera drove in the final run during a seventh inning mercy rule of a Southeastern Conference college baseball tournament game against Arkansas at the Hoover Met, Friday, May 22, 2015, in Hoover, Ala. Florida won 10-0 in the seventh inning....
  • OC Teen Graduates Thanks to Boys Republic
    published on Thu, 18 Jun 2015 09:39:56 GMT
    A teenager who was in trouble with the law has turned his life around and is helping others. Vikki Vargas reports for the NBC4 News at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, June 17, 2015....
  • Sports notes: Orangewood Academy's Berkley wins major award; Fullerton's Gutierrez reaches final four
    published on Thu, 18 Jun 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    The outgoing senior led the school's basketball team in scoring this season as the 2014-15 Spartans captured the program's first CIF championship. "He's an ambassador for Orangewood Academy," said Leslie Aragon , Orangewood's athletic director and its former boys basketball coach....
  • La Habra man, student at Fullerton College, reported missing
    published on Thu, 18 Jun 2015 03:02:17 GMT
    A college student from La Habra remains missing after he was last seen Monday morning at the Fullerton College campus, police said. The mother of Marcos Loudon, 18, told police she dropped him off near the school at 7 a.m., and that she could not find him when she went to pick him up at 6 p.m., the La Habra Police Department said in a statement....
  • Been There Forever: The world changes, but Fullerton's The Cellar holds its ground
    published on Wed, 17 Jun 2015 23:46:15 GMT
    Hours: Tuesdays-Sundays. 4:30-6:30 p.m. happy hour, dinner served 5:30-10:30 p.m. The lounge is open until 2 a.m. You'd reasonably expect a restaurant called The Cellar to be located below ground level, but you'd less reasonably expect the place to be so sure of itself that, if you didn't know exactly where you were going, you wouldn't find it....
  • LSU Tigers trying to keep CWS championship hopes alive
    published on Wed, 17 Jun 2015 19:18:06 GMT
    The Tigers put themselves in the losers bracket when they lost to Texas Christian University on Sunday, leaving them to win four games without a loss to even get to the championship series. But now, it is one down with three to go....
  • CIF state academic team champions announced
    published on Tue, 16 Jun 2015 21:09:00 GMT
    Santa Barbara won in girls' water polo. Girls' tennis and girls' golf went to Webb....
  • Arizona silences Thunder 69-42
    published on Sat, 13 Jun 2015 19:42:59 GMT
    Things didn't start well for the Portland Thunder, then got a little better, then got a lot worse Friday night at Moda Center. Playing against one of the best teams in Arena Football, the Thunder were silenced 69-42 by the Arizona Rattlers....
  • Cal State Fullerton's scrappy, undersized 1975 team built foundation for Titans' CWS success
    published on Sat, 13 Jun 2015 09:00:00 GMT
    They stepped off the bus that June afternoon in 1975 looking more like Disneyland tour guides than an elite college baseball team. They wore navy blazers, gray slacks, and wildly patterned orange, blue and white silk shirts, and carried a swagger too big to stuff in any suitcase....
  • Arizona silences Thunder 69-42
    published on Sat, 13 Jun 2015 07:33:23 GMT
    Things didn't start well for the Portland Thunder, then got a little better, then got a lot worse Friday night at Moda Center. Playing against one of the best teams in Arena Football, the Thunder were silenced 69-42 by the Arizona Rattlers....