San Diego

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

Trump's Mar-a-Lago Club loses its ninth big charity event this week

Another Palm Beach, Florida, charity announced Saturday that it was canceling plans to hold a gala at President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago Club — the …

Donald Trump

Jack Tempchin revisits his musical partnership with the Eagles' Glenn Frey on heartfelt new CD

Jack Tempchin and Glenn Frey had much in common when they struck up a lifelong friendship at a San Diego music club called the Candy Company in the …

Glenn Frey

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

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

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

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

Kaufman, Whittemore win Etchells North Americans >> Scuttlebutt Sailing News

San Diego, CA (August 19, 2017) – After taking the lead yesterday at the Etchells North American Championship, Scott Kaufman and his team of Jesse …

Motorsport

Man uses drone to smuggle methamphetamine from Mexico into California

SAN DIEGO — A 25-year-old U.S. citizen has been charged with using a drone to smuggle more than 13 pounds of methamphetamine from Mexico, an …

Drones

Top UCSD researchers pitch yoga, massage and integrative medicine for healing

She wielded a kitchen knife, not a scalpel, but Serena Silberman was doing her part Saturday to heal the human body, one chop of parsley, peach and …

Medicine

Star in ‘Heavy Metal Jacket’ Movie Meets Local Marines

The main actor in “Heavy Metal Jacket,” R. Lee Ermy, has turned from acting to beer-making, and met with Camp Pendleton Marines on Saturday to …

Possible DUI on Coronado leaves one dead, others injured

At least one person died and about half a dozen others were injured Sunday morning when a suspected drunk driver heading north along Silver Strand …

Steve Bannon

Microsoft Co-Founder Says He Found USS Indianapolis Wreckage

The co-founder of Microsoft Paul G. Allen announced that his expedition crew has discovered the wreckage of World War II era ship USS Indianapolis in …

Military

Arrogate's near miss at Del Mar breathes new life into Breeders' Cup

The complicated case of the world’s richest horse, the one who humbled Saratoga, the one who ran down California Chrome at Santa Anita, the one who …

Horse Racing (U.S.)

Despite dope testing, shadows continue to hover over records

<i>Sez Me …</i><p>Question: If Miami’s Giancarlo Stanton ends his muscular season with 62 home runs — or one more than sanitary Roger Maris and 11 fewer than …

Trainer D’Amato stays tough on turf

Bring on the Euros.<p>That has to be trainer Phil D’Amato’s feeling after Hunt ($8.80) won his second race of the summer over the Jimmy Durante Turf …

St. Patrick's Day

The votes are in: It's San Diego Jack Murphy Stadium

Jack Murphy has been gone for 37 years, but he has not been forgotten.<p>Especially by Union-Tribune readers.<p>San Diego Jack Murphy Stadium was far and …

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

Unidentified Substance on Sand Sparks Hazmat Situation

Hazmat is responding to a report of an unidentified substance that was dumped on the sand near the 900 block of Fiesta Island Road Sunday afternoon, …

Panthers poised to repeat water polo title

On the inside for the Vista High boys water polo team looms senior Mitch Scott, a forceful right-hander. To the outside plays junior Jaedan Calder, a …

Water Polo

The remarkable change in the juvenile justice system

Today’s Back Story features Greg Moran, who has covered courts, criminal justice and legal affairs for The San Diego Union-Tribune for almost two …

Steve Bannon

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

Firefighters Take Down Del Cerro Brush Fire

San Diego Fire Department (SDFD) reported a brush fire near homes in the Del Cerro canyon area but managed to stop it before it became a threat.<p>At …

Fire Fighting

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

USD tight end Dwelley absent from training camp

Nearly 90 players dressed for USD’s first 2017 football scrimmage Saturday, but it was an athlete not in attendance who caused the most concern.<p>Tight …

Jack McKeon inducted into Padres Hall of Fame

Jack McKeon, the former general manager who assembled the roster that won the 1984 National League pennant, was inducted into the Padres Hall of Fame …

Jaylon Smith's first game shows progress, ways to go

Jaylon Smith is to be congratulated. No matter what happens, the Dallas Cowboys linebacker has overcome incredible odds to play in a NFL game.<p>The …

Steve Bannon

On the agenda, Aug. 20

<b>CITY COUNCILS</b><p><b>CARLSBAD</b><p>The Carlsbad City Council will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday in Council Chambers at 1200 Carlsbad Village Drive, to review the draft …

California

After awkward start, Tri-City Christian QB evolves into leader

For a kid who grew up playing quarterback, taking over as varsity starter halfway through his sophomore season should have been a dream for Tri-City …

NFL

Manzanita League football preview

<b>CALIPATRIA</b><p><b>Last year:</b> 7-4<p><b>Coach:</b> Mike Swearingen, 2nd year<p><b>Division:</b> V<p><b>Key players:</b> Julian Medina (QB-CB), CJ Zendejas (RB-LB), Nate Banuelos (RB-LB), …

NFL