- Immigration reform bill tanks: Local politicians applauded the death of a bill that would have legalized millions of immigrants, reports the Daily Pilot.
- Newport OIS: Newport Beach police fatally shot a man suspected of driving drunk after a three-mile chase this morning.
- iPhone madness: The Register's in-house gadget nut has been in line outside an Irvine Apple store overnight. The iPhone goes on sale at 6 p.m. Friday.
- Today in court: Arraignment is set for Guillermo Rodriguez Sr. and his son, Guillermo Rodriguez Jr. The pair allegedly strangled a neighbor to death last year.