Stories tagged: San Diego
Tue., Feb. 20, 2018
San Diego selling $1 lots: Is this the future of ‘affordable housing’ for the middle class?
What does it take for a middle-class family to be able to buy a house in San Diego, with the county median home price at $540,000 and the median individual …
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 18, 2018, 6:07 p.m.
Gonzaga’s collection of bruises, difference-making plays keeps growing
Killian Tillie went for a dunk and the crowd erupted Saturday inside the McCarthey Athletic Center. It served as another example of the type of hustle/winning plays Gonzaga has made …
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 4, 2018, 6:45 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Zach Norvell Jr. again shows he’s a forward thinker
Norvell missed his first seven shots, five from beyond the 3-point arc. There was no reprieve for Norvell at the defensive end as a couple of critical lapses contributed to …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 28, 2017, 4:05 p.m.
Under San Diego skies, WSU fans gear up for tonight’s Holiday Bowl
SAN DIEGO – It really was a silly question. Asked why he had trekked to San Diego for his second Holiday Bowl in a row, Washington State football fan Bill …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 28, 2017, 3:05 p.m.
The pick: Why Washington State will beat Michigan State in the Holiday Bowl
The Cougars have been hit hard with drama since the their 27-point loss in the Apple Cup, learning first about their head coach’s reported interested in the Tennessee job, then …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 28, 2017, 3:04 p.m.
Two minute drill: Keys to victory for Washington State against Michigan State
Theo Lawson’s keys to a possible WSU victory over Michigan State in the Holliday Bowl.
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 28, 2017, 3:06 p.m.
Washington State versus Michigan State a study of contrasting styles, coaches
Another Big Ten challenge will be awaiting the Cougars Thursday at 6 p.m. (FS1) as they gear up for their fourth bowl game in five years.
Tue., Dec. 26, 2017, 7:05 p.m.
Sons of San Diego and ex-Pop Warner teammates, Jahad Woods and Dominick Silvels now thriving for Washington State at inside linebacker
It takes top-level speed, physical toughness and mental fortitude to thrive as an inside linebacker at Washington State. What it does not take, necessarily, is any sort of experience playing …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 8, 2017, 9:49 p.m.
Fast-moving flames force people to flee on a moment’s notice
On Friday, the first fire-related death in the California wildfires was confirmed by the Ventura County medical examiner’s office.
Thu., Oct. 19, 2017, 5:55 p.m.
Trump’s border wall models take shape in San Diego
The last two of eight prototypes for President Donald Trump’s proposed border wall took shape Thursday at a construction site in San Diego.
Wed., Sept. 13, 2017, 4 p.m.
To fight hepatitis outbreak, San Diego begins power-washing streets with bleach
Crews have started sanitizing streets, sidewalks and gutters in San Diego to try to combat a hepatitis A outbreak among the city’s homeless population.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 13, 2017, 5:26 p.m.
Amphibious vehicle ignites, 8 Marines sent to burn center
An amphibious vehicle caught fire during a training exercise at a Southern California base Wednesday and 15 Marines were hospitalized, including eight rushed to a burn center in San Diego, …
Mon., Aug. 28, 2017, 4:33 p.m.
Chinese migrants lead US agents to San Diego border tunnel
Officials say dozens of migrants fleeing from Border Patrol agents led authorities to a surprising discovery: A tunnel under the US-Mexico border in San Diego used to bring Chinese nationals …
Sat., Aug. 19, 2017, 3:24 p.m.
Border agents track drone from sky to drugs on the ground
A 25-year-old U.S. citizen has been charged with using a drone to smuggle more than 13 pounds of methamphetamine from Mexico by drone, an unusually large seizure for what is …
Thu., June 1, 2017, 11:19 a.m.
San Diego faces heightened risk of major earthquakes, studies say
New research released this week found that a fault under the heart of San Diego can produce stronger and more frequent earthquakes than previously thought.
UPDATED: Sun., May 7, 2017, 6:40 p.m.
San Diego police kill 15-year-old who pointed a BB gun at officers
The teenager pulled a gun from his waistband and pointed it at the officers. They yelled for him to drop the weapon, according to a police statement, but, instead, the …
Sun., May 7, 2017, 10 a.m.
Gaming gone bust, tribe turns to marijuana farming
A small Indian tribe in a remote stretch of San Diego County has traded in its failed dream of casino riches for what could be the next big payout: marijuana …
Mon., May 1, 2017, 8:40 a.m.
Man opens fire at San Diego pool party; 1 victim, gunman die
A man sat calmly with a gun on his lap and opened fire on seven people enjoying a birthday party at an apartment complex pool near the University of California, …
Wed., April 12, 2017, 5:23 p.m.
Teenager believed drowned off San Diego was Syrian refugee
A 17-year-old boy adjusting to a new life as a refugee in the United States after fleeing war-torn Syria with his parents and four sisters is presumed dead after disappearing …
Mon., April 3, 2017, 10:09 p.m.
Los Angeles Chargers are still in San Diego for offseason workouts
The sign on the front of the building still says “San Diego Chargers.” The players on the practice field on Monday were Los Angeles Chargers.
Fri., March 31, 2017, 10:36 a.m.
Judge approves $25 million Trump University settlement
A judge on Friday approved an agreement for President Donald Trump to pay $25 million to settle lawsuits over his now-defunct Trump University, ending nearly seven years of legal battles …
Thu., Jan. 26, 2017, 10:49 a.m.
Student forced to urinate in bucket wins $1.25 million lawsuit
The San Diego Unified School District has been ordered to pay more than $1.25 million in damages to a former student forced to urinate in a bucket after her request …
Thu., Jan. 19, 2017, 12:42 p.m.
Trump pays $25 million to settle Trump University cases
President-elect Donald Trump has paid $25 million to settle three lawsuits against his now-defunct Trump University, signaling that a judge’s approval of a settlement agreement remains on track for March …
Fri., Dec. 30, 2016, 9:34 a.m.
Miley Cyrus, Liam Hemsworth visit patients at kids hospital
On Instagram on Thursday, Miley Cyrus posted selfies with patients and other highlights of the couple’s trip to Rady Children’s Hospital
Mon., Dec. 5, 2016, 10:21 a.m.
Former U-Hi standout Brett Bailey named WCC player of the week
San Diego senior forward Brett Bailey, a University High product, was named the WCC player of the week after averaging 21.5 points and 7.5 rebounds in USD’s 1-1 week.
Wed., Oct. 12, 2016, 10:15 p.m.
A family friend gave the Douglass clan special hats – half Gonzaga, half San Diego – to satisfy their two volleyball rooting interests that could come in handy Thursday.
Tue., Aug. 23, 2016, 8:27 p.m.
San Diego Zoo euthanizes 50-year-old elephant
The San Diego Zoo says it has had to put down a 50-year-old Asian elephant suffering from old age.
Fri., July 29, 2016, 1:27 p.m.
Two San Diego police officers shot, 1 fatally, during stop
One San Diego police officer was killed and another was wounded in a shootout following a late-night traffic stop, authorities said Friday. A suspect was wounded and taken into custody …
Fri., July 15, 2016, 5:54 p.m.
Screams lead police to suspect in San Diego homeless attacks
SAN DIEGO – Screams from a homeless man being attacked as he slept Friday led officers to capture the man responsible for a string of assaults that have terrorized San …
Wed., July 13, 2016, 4:34 p.m.
Judge delays ruling over release of video of Trump testimony
A federal judge who has been a target of criticism from Donald Trump is taking time to decide whether to release videos of the Republican presidential candidate testifying in a …