The father of the Kelly Thomas is hopeful civil rights charges will be brought against the Fullerton cops who beat his son to death. But experts say the odds are against it.
A city-paid consultant says the policy to steer 70 percent of a four-diamond hotel’s room-tax subsidy back to the developer will raise surrounding hotel rates, thereby increasing tax revenue. Others say that reasoning is flawed.
A pit bull that attacked a Huntington Beach woman in her ninth month of pregnancy had been declared a "vicious dog" earlier in the year, but county officials reversed that declaration, according to documents.