'I knew those houses were gone': What it was like as fire consumed Laguna Niguel community 'I knew those houses were gone': What it was like as fire consumed Laguna Niguel community

Residents describe what they saw and experienced as fire consumed a Laguna Niguel community.

May 12, 2022, 5:16
How cold winds, a turbocharged fire and huge homes led to destruction in Laguna Niguel How cold winds, a turbocharged fire and huge homes led to destruction in Laguna Niguel

The wind has been one factor in the spread, and the size of the homes has also made containing the blaze difficult, officials said.

May 12, 2022, 5:02
'It's just awful': Laguna Niguel residents flee flames, wonder if homes survived 'It's just awful': Laguna Niguel residents flee flames, wonder if homes survived

As firefighters battled to save homes in the Coronado Pointe neighborhood, fleeing residents wondered whether theirs had survived.

May 12, 2022, 4:06
Coastal fire in Laguna Niguel: Evacuations, road closures, shelters Coastal fire in Laguna Niguel: Evacuations, road closures, shelters

The wind-driven brush fire began about 3 p.m. in a canyon near Laguna Beach and raced uphill, reaching a subdivision at the top of the crest.

May 12, 2022, 2:37
Teenage boy accused of murder along with mother after three children killed at Valley home Teenage boy accused of murder along with mother after three children killed at Valley home

The teenage boy helped mom in triple slaying of her kids, police say. The 16-year-old, said to also be her son, now faces a murder charge.

May 12, 2022, 2:10
Metro rail passenger set ablaze in unprovoked attack Metro rail passenger set ablaze in unprovoked attack

Metro rail passenger ablaze in unprovoked attack

May 12, 2022, 1:58
California would subsidize abortion services for uninsured, out-of-state patients under Newsom plan California would subsidize abortion services for uninsured, out-of-state patients under Newsom plan

The subsidies are included in a $125-million abortion services plan Newsom will send to legislators on Friday as part of his revised state budget.

May 12, 2022, 1:56
At least 20 homes destroyed in Laguna Niguel by 200-acre Coastal fire At least 20 homes destroyed in Laguna Niguel by 200-acre Coastal fire

Driven by winds from the ocean, the Coastal fire roared into an Orange County subdivision, destroying 20-plus homes, authorities said.

May 12, 2022, 1:20
Andy Dick arrested on suspicion of felony sexual battery in Orange County Andy Dick arrested on suspicion of felony sexual battery in Orange County

Comedian and actor Andy Dick was arrested after deputies called to a campground spoke with a man who said he was the victim of the assault.

May 12, 2022, 1:16
U.S. appeals court overturns California ban on semiautomatic rifle sales to those under 21 U.S. appeals court overturns California ban on semiautomatic rifle sales to those under 21

The court ruled that a California ban on the sale of semiautomatic rifles to adults younger than 21 was unconstitutional.

May 12, 2022, 0:49