Orange County California
Mark Sami Ibrahim wasn’t working as a law-enforcement officer at the Capitol on Jan. 6, but he told investigators after the riot that he was there to help a friend.
Don Wagner, a GOP official in Orange County, said he asked the question to relay others' fears, not his own. The doctor said he knew it was a rhetorical question.
A lunar eclipse, a wayward seal and California wildfires round out this week's best images.
The fire broke out and spread to over 11 square miles in Orange County in Southern California on Monday.
Disparaging comments the actor had made about race, sexuality and reparations have fueled the push to rename the Southern California airport.
“Simply put, we are seeing too many people with faces uncovered," Gov. Gavin Newsom said.
Some counties, including Los Angeles, have kept beaches closed, but Orange County's were open and people flocked to them last weekend.
The alternative weekly's owner, Duncan McIntosh Co., said it's in talk to sell it off.
The Thursday lawsuit said transferring migrants from Orange County would make it impossible for them to stay in contact with their lawyers and families.
A California movie theater employee warned film fans, "People, if you know you have the measles, please don’t come to a movie theater, let alone a public place.”