San Diego

Nothing's changed: Chargers not wanted in L.A.

“Never underestimate the power of stupid people in large groups.”<p><b>— George Carlin</b><p>I’d say the novelty already has worn off if a novelty were there to …

Baffert finishes one-two again ... this time with maidens

Horse racing fans are deeply familiar with American Pharoah, who became famous for winning the American Triple Crown and Breeders’ Cup Classic two …

St. Patrick's Day

Drone Flies 13 Pounds Of Meth Over Mexican Border Into U.S.: 1st Confirmed Drone-Delivery Of Meth In San Diego

A border wall touted by President Donald Trump might not stop the flow of drugs from Mexico to the U.S. after all. That’s because the above photo …

Drones

Zoo is latest group to pull even from Trump’s Mar-a-Lago

PALM BEACH, Fla. – Another group has ditched plans to host an event at President Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort.<p>The Palm Beach Zoo and Conservation …

Donald Trump

Publicist: Jerry Lewis, comedian , telethon host, dies at 91

Jerry Lewis, the manic, rubber-faced showman who jumped and hollered to fame in a lucrative partnership with Dean Martin, settled down to become a …

Entertainment

AAA-El Paso Closes on Playoff Berth Behind Villanueva, Overton

INFs Giron, Baker lead A-Lake Elsinore to walk-off win<p><i>By Bill Center</i><p>Left-handed starter <b>Dillon Overton</b> allowed three hits over seven shutout innings …

San Diego Padres

Eden Hazard links up with former teammates to buy stake in new football club in San Diego

Eden Hazard kept busy during his injury recovery – by setting up a new football club in California.<p>Hazard, former Chelsea team-mate Demba Ba, Crystal …

Soccer

San Diego Padres go on muddling in the middle

SAN DIEGO, CA - AUGUST 19: Yangervis Solarte<p>It’s no surprise that the San Diego Padres aren’t contending this season. Unfortunately however, they …

San Diego Padres

Original Highway 101, precursor to I-5, was first official north-south San Diego route

Nearly a century ago when automobiles were a relatively new invention, roadsters and open-air sedans made their way from the Mexican border to Orange …

California

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Man seriously injured in Mira Mesa hit-and-run

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) - Mira Mesa police are looking for clues in the case of a hit-and-run crash that left a seriously man injured Saturday …

Crime

San Diego Padres: Back end bullpen depth an offseason priority

CINCINNATI, OH - AUGUST 10: Brad Hand<p>The San Diego Padres will be looking to improve this offseason. One area in which they must focus on is the back …

San Diego Padres

Chula Vista SR-125 Crash Kills 1, Injures 3

One person is dead and three others were injured in a crash on southbound SR-125 at the H Street offramp.<p>One victim has major injuries, and the other …

California

Police: Suspected DUI crash in Coronado leaves one dead, six injured

Updated:Sunday, August 20 2017 2:43 PM EDT2017-08-20 18:43:11 GMT<p>Jerry Lewis, the manic, rubber-faced showman who jumped and hollered to fame in a …

University of California, San Diego

Shriners dealt huge setback in campground fire lawsuit

A federal judge has ruled the Al Bahr Shriners of San Diego are barred from recovering most damages from the U.S. government relating to the …

U.S. Attorneys

Sempra beats out Warren Buffett in battle to acquire Texas transmission company

Sempra Energy is about to wrap up a mega-deal to acquire a power transmission company located in Dallas, and the San Diego-based Fortune 500 company …

Stocks

San Diego Fleet Week steams out of the red and toward autumn celebration

Eight months ago, the nonprofit that runs San Diego’s Fleet Week was drowning in red ink and shouting for help to plug the funding gap.<p>But changes in …

Military

No Philip Rivers, no good for Chargers vs. Saints

A healthy Philip Rivers looked on from the sideline, wearing a baseball cap and jogging shoes.<p>Paying customers who looked on might have wondered: <i>What</i> …

NFL

Trump will address path forward on Afghanistan

Signaling that the U.S. military expects its mission to continue, the top U.S. commander in Afghanistan on Sunday hailed the launch of the Afghan …

War

Possible DUI on Coronado leaves one dead, others injured

One person died and a half dozen others were injured in Coronado early Sunday when a suspected drunk driver veered into oncoming traffic, smashing …

Steve Bannon

Tour of the Old Globe in Balboa Park gives locals behind-the-scene glimpse into iconic theatre

Theater enthusiasts got a behind-the-scenes tour of the Old Globe complex in Balboa Park on Sunday morning, from the dressing rooms to the weapons …

California

Clash of 2 tech titans: What Apple and Qualcomm are really fighting about

Back in 1990 when Qualcomm was a start-up, it was spending so much on a new approach to cellular communications that it struggled to make payroll.<p>So …

Patents

Salk won't release internal studies about how it treats its female faculty

<b>News Update</b><p>The Salk Institute for Biological Studies in La Jolla has turned down a request from the Union-Tribune to release two internal studies …

Alzheimer's Disease

New job dramatic career change for Mission head

Donnie Dee had a business degree and a resume that included a long career with the Fellowship of Christian Athletes and a few years with the NFL.<p>But …

California

Five solar eclipse myths

Throughout history there have been many myths about solar eclipses.<p>Ancient people, trying to understand why the sun disappeared from the sky …

Solar Eclipse

Wild Lamet off the mark in Padres loss

Gio Gonzalez flicked 46 pitches toward home plate through the first two innings of Sunday’s matinee. His defense committed two errors behind him. All …

Baseball

Faulconer gives big speech to overhaul Calif. GOP, but were many listening?

When Kevin Faulconer emphatically said he wasn’t running for governor next year, did that break the spell he’s had on California’s body politic?<p>He’s …

Republican Party

Rewriting local history: Charlottesville standoff echoed in San Diego battles

San Diego, far from Civil War battlefields, wrestles with its history just as Charlottesville, Va., did last week in the battle between “Unite the …

History

Boniface Kongin's late burst wins America's Finest City Half Marathon

In an unusual move exuding confidence, Kenya’s Boniface Kongin turned in his tax form on the eve of the 40th annual America’s Finest City Half …

Marathons

Here’s What the U.S.-Mexico Border Actually Looks Like

1 of 10<p>Baja California - Imperial County VI, 2014<p>2 of 10<p>Barret Junction - Tecate, 2014<p>Advertisement<p>3 of 10<p>El Paso - Ciudad Juarez I, 2015<p>4 of …

Mexico