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Bomb victim's ex-boyfriend held on explosives charge

May. 18, 2018 2:33 AM EDT

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — Spa owner Ildiko Krajnyak was opening a package that had piled up with mail during her recent trip to her native Hungary when it exploded. News reports of the blast quickly reached Stephen Beal, her ex-boyfriend and a partner in the Southern California business. At the urging of...

Ex-boyfriend of blast victim arrested on explosives charge

May. 17, 2018 9:25 PM EDT

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — Spa owner Ildiko Krajnyak was opening a package that had piled up with mail during her recent trip to her native Hungary when it exploded. News reports of the blast quickly reached Stephen Beal, her ex-boyfriend and a partner in the Southern California business. At the urging of...

The Latest: Man arrested in bomb probe appears in court

May. 17, 2018 6:52 PM EDT

ALISO VIEJO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a deadly explosion at a Southern California office building (all times local): 3:30 p.m. The former boyfriend of a woman killed in an explosion at a California office building has made his first appearance in court. Stephen Beal appeared Thursday in federal court in...

Prosecutors: Two improvised explosive devices found in search at home of California blast victim's ex-boyfriend

May. 17, 2018 5:16 PM EDT
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — Prosecutors: Two improvised explosive devices found in search at home of California blast victim's ex-boyfriend.

Signs of bomb found at site of deadly California explosion

May. 16, 2018 8:58 PM EDT

ALISO VIEJO, Calif. (AP) — An explosion that ripped through a Southern California day spa killed the owner, and investigators Wednesday were looking into whether she was targeted in the crime. Authorities declined to publicly say if they believed the spa owner was targeted, but one official briefed on the...

The Latest: California blast victim's family expresses shock

May. 16, 2018 8:55 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on a deadly explosion at a Southern California office building (all times local): 5:30 p.m. Family and friends say they're in shock over the death of a woman in an explosion at a Southern California office building. The victim hasn't been formally identified but authorities...

1 dead, 3 hurt in Southern California building explosion

May. 16, 2018 12:50 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — An explosion that rocked a Southern California medical office building on Tuesday, killing a woman and injuring three other people, is being investigated as intentional and investigators believe the blast may have come from a package, a U.S. official told The Associated Press. The...

The Latest: Official: Explosion being probed as intentional

May. 16, 2018 12:12 AM EDT

ALISO VIEJO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on an explosion that rocked a Southern California office building (all times local): 9 p.m. A U.S. official says a deadly explosion at a Southern California office building is being investigated as an intentional act and investigators believe the blast may have come...

1 dead, 3 hurt in Southern California building explosion

May. 15, 2018 11:44 PM EDT

ALISO VIEJO, Calif. (AP) — An explosion rocked a Southern California medical office building Tuesday, killing a woman and injuring three other people, authorities said. Orange County Fire Authority Chief Brian Fennessy said 70 firefighters were dispatched in response to a 1:09 p.m. Tuesday call from Aliso...

Wife: Man struck by California train pushed her off tracks

Apr. 21, 2018 2:45 PM EDT

DANA POINT, Calif. (AP) — The wife of a man who was struck and killed by a Metrolink train in Southern California says investigators told her he pushed her out of the way. The Orange County Register reports Saturday that Jacqueline Gibson, of Lake Elsinore, said she was vacationing with her 71-year-old...