San Diego

New $555 Million Central Courthouse Opens to Public

Share This Article:<p>The public opening of the $555.5 million downtown San Diego Central Courthouse is finally happening, after months of delays.<p>Doors …

California

Pedestrian Killed by Train in Carlsbad, Tracks Shut Down

Share This Article:<p>One person was struck and killed by a train in Carlsbad Sunday, authorities said.<p>Dispatchers first received word of the incident …

California

Man identified in double shooting in City Heights

SAN DIEGO – Police Sunday released the name of a man killed in a double shooting in City Heights.Kenneth Williams, 31, of San Diego, was struck by …

Crime

Officers involved in multiple shootings - bad cops or just doing a risky job?

Most law enforcement officers go through their whole career without shooting anyone.<p>A handful get into more than one shooting — as many as four and …

Policing

If people just carried the right documents, the wait at the border would be shorter

I read Catharine Hamm’s border crossing story “How to Get Through Faster” with great interest [On the Spot, Dec. 3].<p>My company manages an electronic billboard at the border. Thus, my border crossing frequency is high, as is the delay I experience returning to my home or office in San Diego.<p>In all …

Immigration

Pedestrian Fatally Struck by Train

A pedestrian was hit and killed by a train at the Carlsbad Village Train Station Sunday afternoon.<p>The crash happened around 12:11 p.m.<p>Carlsbad Police …

California

Name released of man killed in City Heights double shooting

Updated:Sunday, December 17 2017 3:32 PM EST2017-12-17 20:32:51 GMT<p>Police on Sunday released the name of a man killed in a double shooting in City …

Policing

Facebook explores how the newsfeed can have a negative mental health impact on users

Facebook has revealed its findings into the psychological effects of using social media, whether or not it has a positive impact on users - the …

Facebook

What We Learned This Week

This is the least creepy pregnancy stock image I could find. / Image via ShutterstockWhen I first told Scott Lewis I was pregnant, one of his first …

Frida Kahlo

How air power helped defeat the Lilac fire

In open country near I-15 and Highway 76, a spark caught fire. Fanned by strong winds, the spark became a blaze and the blaze became the Lilac …

California

Illegal Smoke Bombs, Juveniles Blamed in Chula Vista Apartment Fire

Share This Article:<p>The Chula Vista Fire Department was investigating an apartment fire Sunday that was allegedly triggered by juveniles with illegal …

California

Imperial Beach opens first off-leash dog park

Just before sunset these days, Sarah Gawronski, Nala and Lucien visit a new spot in Imperial Beach: the city’s first off-leash dog park, nestled in …

Dogs

San Diego flights cancelled,delayed after power outage at Atlanta airport

SAN DIEGO -- The power outage at Atlanta's Hartsfield -Jackson airport affected a number of flights coming in and going out of San Diego …

Aviation

1 Person Dead in Crash Near Pala Mesa Resort, CHP Shuts Down Old Highway 395

Share This Article:<p>One person was killed and at least two others injured in a two-car crash on Old Highway 395 near Pala Mesa Resort Sunday.<p>The crash …

California

3 Hospitalized After Small Plane Crashes Near Gillespie Field

Share This Article:<p>Three people were hospitalized on Sunday after a small plane crashed near Gillespie Field in El Cajon.<p>The El Cajon Police …

Aviation

CA Firefighter Killed From Smoke Inhalation, Burns: Coroner

Cory Iverson, 32, died while battling the third largest wildfire in California history.<p>SAN DIEGO, CA -- A San Diego County firefighter who was on the …

California

Wife Of Slain NBA Player Arrested In Riverside County

Sherra Wright is charged with murdering Lorenzen Wright seven years ago.<p>RIVERSIDE COUNTY, CA -- The wife of a slain NBA player was arrested Friday …

Crime

Fatal Crash Reported Near Lake Elsinore

The incident was reported around 6 p.m. in the 19000 Block Grand Avenue​​.<p>LAKE ELSINORE, CA -- A person died Friday night after a motorcycle and car …

California

The best food and drink in California

From Southern California to the North Coast, California is a state full of breathtaking vistas and unique attractions that millions of tourists flock …

Restaurants

Suspected Drunk Driver Nabbed In Escondido

The driver was arrested at a DUI checkpoint at 2nd Avenue and Broadway​.<p>ESCONDIDO -- One person was arrested Friday night in Escondido for allegedly …

San Diego County fire that destroyed 157 structures is 100% contained

The Lilac fire in northern San Diego County, which spread to 4,100 acres and destroyed 157 structures, is 100% contained, officials said Saturday morning.<p>The wildfire started in Bonsall on Dec. 7 and spread quickly as a result of Santa Ana winds and dry vegetation. The full containment announcement …

California

Golden Globes Protest​; Sea Lion Attacks: Top CA Stories

Take a look back at some of the top news stories across California over the past week.<p>It was another busy news week across California. Missed the …

Golden Globes

Man Arrested for Repeatedly Shooting Gun Into Air at Beach

A man was taken into police custody Saturday after he shot a gun into the air repeatedly at Blacks Beach.San Diego Lifeguard Marine Lieutenant Rich …

Crime

Man seriously injured in hit-and-run crash while crossing street

SAN DIEGO – A 33-year-old man suffered life-threatening injuries in a hit-and-run crash while crossing a street in Mountain View, police said …

Mountain View

45 Arrested During East County Warrant Sweep

In addition to the arrests, 59 warrants were cleared, he said.<p>SAN DIEGO COUNTY, CA -- A total of 45 people were arrested Saturday in a warrant sweep …

Crime

What California’s New ‘Sanctuary State’ Law Will Actually Do for Immigrants

Share This Article:<p>By Elizabeth Aguilera | CALmatters<p>One of the most controversial issues in Sacramento this year has been widely referred to as the …

Immigration

San Diego-Based Torrey Holistics Awarded First Adult Use License by California’s Bureau of Cannabis Control – MilTech

<b>Founders and employees welcome the end of marijuana prohibition as they prepare for increased demand for legal cannabis on January 1st.</b><p>SAN DIEGO – …

Cannabis

Smart leads North Texas to 86-83 win in OT over San Diego

Roosevelt Smart scored a career-high 31 points, including the go-ahead 3-pointer in overtime, to lift North Texas to an 86-83 win over San Diego on …

Sports

Suspects Invade PB Home, Steal Police SUV

Two suspects now face multiple charges, including robbery, home invasion and auto theft charges after a burglary escalated when one of the suspects …

Crime

9-Day-Old Lilac Fire Now 100% Contained

After destroying 157 homes, the San Diego County wildfire is now contained.<p>SAN DIEGO COUNTY, CA -- After destroying 157 homes, the nine-day-old Lilac …

California