Ongoing coverage of the worst mass-killing in Orange County history

Monday, Mar 24, 2014 at 09:17 PM PDT

OC Salon Shooting Trial Split in Two

OC Salon Shooting Trial Split in Two

The trial of a man accused in Orange County’s worst mass shooting will be split into two parts in hopes of speeding up the continually delayed murder case, a judge ruled Monday.

Friday, Oct 11, 2013 at 10:08 PM PDT

Salon Shooting Victims' Families Want Faster Justice

Salon Shooting Victims' Families Want Faster Justice

Prosecutors will continue to pursue the death penalty against a man accused in Orange County’s worst mass shooting despite pleas from some relatives of victims who want prosecutors to shelve the death penalty to...

Thursday, Jan 17, 2013 at 11:06 PM PST

Husband Uninterested in Seal Beach Suspect's Recordings

Husband Uninterested in Seal Beach Suspect's Recordings

As more than 100 hours of jail-cell recordings of the alleged Seal Beach salon shooter surface, at least one of the eight victims’ relatives says he doesn’t need to hear any more from the accused murderer.

Saturday, Nov 17, 2012 at 05:57 PM PST

After Massacre, Seal Beach Salon "Moving Forward"

After Massacre, Seal Beach Salon "Moving Forward"

More than a year after Salon Meritage in Seal Beach became the site of the largest mass killing in Orange County history, the salon with re-open with a new owner, a new location and a new look.

Saturday, Oct 20, 2012 at 11:44 AM PDT

Nov. Election Key to Seal Beach Massacre Trial

Nov. Election Key to Seal Beach Massacre Trial

Prop 34's outcome plays a key role in the Seal Beach massacre trial.

Thursday, Oct 11, 2012 at 11:03 PM PDT

Couple Finds Love in Wake of Seal Beach Tragedy

Couple Finds Love in Wake of Seal Beach Tragedy

Amidst the tragedy of 2011's mass shooting at Salon Meritage in Seal Beach, two people unexpectedly found love. Doug Childers and Tammy Wetzel met after attending several funerals for the victims. Tammy says she

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Football Player Admits Rescue Story Was a Lie: USC

Football Player Admits Rescue Story Was a Lie: USC

A USC football player and co-captain admitted on Wednesday that he lied when he said he hurt his ankles while jumping off a second-floor balcony to save his drowning nephew from a pool, university...

"Hero" Lifeguard Jumps From Pier to Save Swimmer

"Hero" Lifeguard Jumps From Pier to Save Swimmer

A swimmer in distress was rescued from heavy surf that slammed the Orange County coastal community of Seal Beach and flooded beachfront homes.

OC Beach Draws Surfers, Spectators With Near-Record Waves

OC Beach Draws Surfers, Spectators With Near-Record Waves

Thousands crowded the beach along The Wedge in Newport Beach Friday to watch as hard-core surfers took to the big waves driven by Hurricane Marie.

Men Accused in San Bernardino Officer Shooting Plead Not Guilty

Men Accused in San Bernardino Officer Shooting Plead Not Guilty

Three men accused in a shooting that left a San Bernardino critically injured pleaded not guilty to attempted murder charges on Wednesday.

Dad Acquitted of Murder of Drunk Driver Who Killed His Sons

Dad Acquitted of Murder of Drunk Driver Who Killed His Sons

A jury on Wednesday acquitted a southeast Texas man of murder in the fatal shooting of a drunken driver who had just caused an accident that killed the man's two sons. David Barajas cried after the verdict...

77-Year-Old Man Found Stabbed to Death in RV After Carjacking

77-Year-Old Man Found Stabbed to Death in RV After Carjacking

A 77-year-old man was found stabbed to death in an RV after an apparent attempted carjacking in the desert town of Yucca Valley, police said Wednesday.