Witness who filmed brawl testifies in Kim Pham beating death trial

SANTA ANA – A man who shot a now-ubiquitous cell phone video of the chaotic Crosby bar brawl in Santa Ana earlier this year testified in the trial of two women charged in Kim Pham’s beating death Thursday morning. But, like how that video has been interpreted as showing two different narratives of the brawl, the witness’…

Cell phone videos may be key to Kim Pham beating death trial

Trial will attempt to piece together the chaotic bar brawl that led to Kim Pham’s death SANTA ANA – Attorneys representing the defense and prosecution both said in their opening statements today that witness cell phone videos may play a key role in the trial of two women charged in the January nightclub beating death of…

Protesters urge Rep. Royce to pass immigration reform bill

BREA – Police arrested seven immigration reform advocates following a march and protest in downtown Brea to urge Rep. Ed Royce, R-Brea, to pass an immigration bill that has been awaiting Congressional approval for a year, on Friday, June 27, 2014, according to organizers. The bill, the Border Security, Economic Opportunity and Immigration Modernization Act of…

NSA Leaker Snowden a Hero

The Guardian, Glenn Greenwald and Laura Poitras; photo on CNN. Since the NSA whistelblower identified himself as Edward Snowden, an intelligence official who has worked with the CIA and NSA, on Sunday, reactions have been mixed. Already, two top Congress officials – Senator Diane Feinstein and House Speaker John Boehner – have called Snowden a…

Tweeting the CSUF lockdown (Part I: Chaos)

A SWAT team roamed the campus, a helicopter flooded a searchlight onto Mihaylo Hall and students barricaded entrances to classrooms at Cal State Fullerton Wednesday as the campus went into lockdown. It was like Black Hawk Down. I was at the sixth floor of College Park, the building in the background in the photo above….

Libertarian candidate Gov. Gary Johnson visits Cal State Fullerton

Gov. Johnson speaks about fiscal responsibility while decrying “crony capitalism” By Tim Worden and Chris Konte, published in Tuesday’s Daily Titan. Gov. Gary Johnson, the Libertarian Party’s 2012 presidential candidate, visited Cal State Fullerton Monday to promote his message of limited government, saying that voting for a third-party candidate is not a waste of anyone’s…