San Diego

Tesloop: Go between San Diego and LA for about $50 (or less), while riding in a Tesla

Let’s say you want to go to Paris on vacation and you find a really inexpensive airfare online.<p>But the flight leaves out of LAX, not Lindbergh Field …

California

Crime novelist Don Winslow takes out ad assailing Trump

A leading crime novelist has a few words, and then some, for the Trump administration's plans for a new war on drugs.<p>"The Cartel" author Don Winslow …

Crime

Hotel Launches Line of Craft Brews With a Unique Twist: No Booze

The U.S. Grant, a Luxury Collection Hotel under the umbrella of Marriott International located in San Diego, has created a unique line of beverages …

United States

Here's the latest data on streaming TV apps and skinny bundles

More homes than not in the U.S. are streaming TV and entertainment content. And those that stream do so, on average, 49 hours a month.<p>That’s …

Smart TV

UC San Diego Campus Brings ShotSpotter to Campus

A new technology called the ShotSpotter has been installed on the campus of the University of California, San Diego.<p>As its name indicates, the …

California

El Chapo’s alleged girlfriend arrested at US border on drug charges

SAN DIEGO — A former Mexican lawmaker arrested at the California border was charged Thursday with working for the Sinaloa drug cartel, whose …

Mexico

2 officers hurt during inmate attack at Donovan state prison

Two Donovan state prison officers were hurt in an inmate attack Wednesday, officials said Friday.<p>The 38-year-old inmate, Lucious Wilson, is accused …

Crime

And The Name of the 10,000th Kitten is...

The San Diego Humane Society held a naming contest for the 10,000th kitten in their care.<br>Photo Credit: Humane Society

Cats

International signees thriving in Dust Devils' fast start

Between two rookie-level Arizona League teams and a Dominican Summer League squad, the Padres have plenty of places to stash the 47 teenagers added …

Baseball

Carter Walk-Off Single Gives Tri-City 7th Straight Win

Blash hits 14th homer for Triple-A El Paso<p><i>By Bill Center</i><p>Center fielder <b>Tre Carter</b> hit a two-out, RBI single in the bottom of the ninth Friday night to …

San Diego Padres

SeaWorld Commemorates Oldest Operating Skyride in California

SeaWorld celebrated the 50th anniversary of the "Von Roll" Bayside Skyride, the oldest operating skyride in California Friday.<p>The iconic skyride was …

SeaWorld

Under investigation, SeaWorld subpoenaed for executives' comments on 'Blackfish' doc

SeaWorld has been subpoenaed by two federal agencies for comments that executives and the company made in August 2014 about the impact from the …

U.S. Department of Justice

Forest waterfalls flowing with unprepared hikers

It’s been nearly a decade since so much water cascaded during the summer over Three Sisters Falls in the Cleveland National Forest, and now the …

Colorado

Boy From Oceanside Last Seen at Irvine Hospital

Police were searching for a 12-year-old boy from Oceanside who was last seen at a hospital in Irvine Friday morning.<p>Surveillance footage from Kaiser …

Teen commutes daily across border to pursue tennis dream

Katherine Frayre, 14, wakes up at 4 a.m. Monday through Thursday to travel from her home in Tijuana’s Camino Viejo neighborhood to Eastlake in Chula …

United States

Rape trials: What happens when there is no victim testimony?

When a defendant in a criminal trial is accused of rape or some other type of sexual assault, prosecutors rely on evidence from as many sources as …

Crime

Trump border wall misses start date

The Trump administration has yet to award contracts to build prototypes of a U.S.-Mexico border wall even though construction was originally pegged …

Immigration

Airbnb steps up lobbying pitch to mayors with new economic boast

On the eve of a major address before a gathering of U.S. mayors, Airbnb released a report designed to showcase what it says is the company’s delivery …

Sharing Economy

Operation Homefront, Jerome's Donate Furniture to Military Family

“No! I want to be on the top [bunk]!”<p>“No! I want to be on the top [bunk]!”<p>Ex-Official Linked to ‘El Chapo’ Arrested on Drug Charges<p>Blake and Benedict …

Furniture

Woman gets 6 years for stealing $500K 'with a hug and a smile'

An office manager who admitted stealing more than $500,000 from her Escondido employer — money authorities say ended up in slot machines — was …

Crime

2 Subway Shops Robbed in San Diego and Pacific Beach

Two Subway restaurants were robbed in Pacific Beach and San Diego on Friday, according to San Diego police.<p>It was not yet clear whether there was any …

California

Homeless living in cars find safe havens

With nowhere else to go, individuals and families with only their cars as a home pull into one of two parking lots in San Diego each night, knowing …

Housing

Active Shooter Training Held in Imperial Beach: BP

The U.S. Border Patrol in Imperial Beach held an active shooter training course Friday night to help prepare residents for emergency …

FBI

Pedestrian struck, killed by car in San Marcos

A 30-year-man was struck and killed by a vehicle near the intersection of W. Mission Avenue and S. Santa Fe Avenue in San Marcos early Saturday …

Ireland Student Recovering From Attack in PB

A college student from Ireland who was found nearly beaten to death in a Pacific Beach alley is showing signs of recovering.<p>Evan White, is out of his …

Johnny Depp Apologizes for 'Assassin' Comments

Johnny Depp apologized Friday for joking about assassinating Donald Trump during an appearance at a large festival in Britain, the latest example of …

Johnny Depp

Photographers capture beauty in nature at Lake Jennings

Helix Water District judges had their work cut out for them in choosing winners of the annual Lake Jennings Spring Photo Contest.<p>More than 70 people …

Photography

Perdomo, Padres shut out Tigers

Luis Perdomo put on a clinic in damage control, if not pinpoint command, Friday night.<p>The Padres’ second-year big-leaguer walked three of the Detroit …

Baseball

Celebrate 4th of July in San Diego with these 18 fireworks shows

From Escondido to Imperial Beach, from La Jolla Cove to Santee, San Diego County will celebrate America’s 241st birthday in grand style — with …

California

Video released of suspect before killing in Ocean Beach

Security camera video released by homicide investigators Friday shows a man walking toward his victim before killing him in Ocean Beach early …

Crime