Stories tagged: 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 …
Mon., July 11, 2016, 2:38 p.m.
Suspect in San Diego homeless killings is freed, no charges, Anthony Padgett
SAN DIEGO – A man who police had identified as the sole suspect in a spate of attacks on homeless men that left three people dead was released from jail …
Tue., June 7, 2016, 1:52 p.m.
Chinese migrants flocking to San Diego, statistics show
The number of unauthorized Chinese immigrants coming to San Diego has skyrocketed in recent years, the result of a lucrative smuggling industry, mass emigration from China and a diversifying pool …
Fri., March 4, 2016, 8:59 p.m.
Loyola Marymount eliminates San Diego at WCC men’s tournament
Brandon Brown made all 10 of his free-throw attempts and scored 20 points as Loyola Marymount fended off a late San Diego rally to beat the Toreros 64-61 in the …
Wed., Feb. 17, 2016, 5:33 p.m.
Border checkpoint scans eyes, faces of departing foreigners
The federal government is using eye scans and facial recognition technology for the first time to verify the identities of foreigners leaving the United States on foot at a busy …
Sat., Jan. 23, 2016, 10:39 p.m.
Jacko, Loyola Marymount top San Diego
Adom Jacko scored 17 of his 23 points in the second half and Loyola Marymount defeated San Diego 67-63 on Saturday in Los Angeles.
Thu., Jan. 21, 2016, 11:01 p.m.
WCC men’s basketball: Nick Emery, Kyle Collinsworth lead BYU past LMU
Nick Emery scored 24 points, Chase Fisher added 20, Kyle Collinsworth had his 10th career triple-double and BYU took control in the second half Thursday night to defeat Loyola Marymount …
Sat., Jan. 2, 2016, 10:22 p.m.
West Coast men’s basketball: BYU easily handles Pacific
Chase Fischer scored 23 points with six 3-pointers and Kyle Collinsworth added 22 points as BYU defeated Pacific.
Sat., Oct. 17, 2015, 9:25 p.m.
Volleyball roundup: San Diego earns WCC win over Gonzaga
Lisa Kramer had 21 kills and four blocks and Kriste Gengenbacher added 51 assists and 15 digs as San Diego (13-6, 7-1) topped Gonzaga (12-9, 3-5) in a West Coast …
Thu., Feb. 26, 2015
Four corners: Gonzaga Bulldogs
Coming up: Tonight vs. San Diego, 8 (ESPN2); Saturday vs. BYU, 7 (ESPN2) Outlook: The Zags (28-1, 16-0 WCC) are pursuing their second unbeaten conference season in three years. GU …
Tue., Dec. 30, 2014
Elle Tinkle scores a career-high 26-points to lead Gonzaga to 67-49 win over San Diego
The Gonzaga women’s basketball team rode a career shooting night from Elle Tinkle all the way to a convincing 67-49 win Monday night over conference rival San Diego. After a …