The three people killed and five others injured in a single-car crash in northern San Diego County late Thursday were from Japan and studying at Palomar Community College in San Marcos, officials said. All were ages 18 to 22.
California state Senator Ben Hueso (D-San Diego) was arrested and booked into the Sacramento County Jail early Friday morning. He is charged with driving under the influence of alcohol with a blood alcohol limit of 0.08 percent or more. Show More Summary
Three people were killed and five others injured late Thursday in a single-car crash in northern San Diego County. All were ages 18 to 22, authorities said.
A 13-year-old girl was ordered Wednesday to stand trial on charges of setting the fire that burned 2,000 acres and destroyed or damaged more than 40 structures in the San Marcos area of northern San Diego County earlier this year.
If anything's a sure thing in San Diego, it would probably be another outpost of the wildly popular Carnitas' Snack Shack, which unveils its second location of its porkhouse this Thursday at...
The National Weather Service on Wednesday warned people to stay away from San Diego County beaches because of possible lightning strikes.
A UC San Diego student who collapsed in his dormitory room after attending an all-day concert on campus died of an accidental drug overdose, according to the county medical examiner.
An 8-year-girl from San Diego County died after falling more than 500 feet down a canyon in Yellowstone National Park, officials said Monday.
The unfunded liabilities of the San Diego County Employees Retirement Association have increased every year for the last five years, reaching $2.45 billion last year, more than quintuple the level in 2008. The calculation of how big the shortfall is assumes that the fund is going to be able to earn a 7.75% return on […]
The leading age group of methamphetamine-related deaths in San Diego County? Baby Boomers, according to county records. Read more...
In Southern California, one county is seeing more and more senior citizens dying from methamphetamine intoxication. In 2012, San Diego County health records showed that "a majority of deaths attributed to methamphetamine were among Baby Boomers," NBC San Diego reports, with 69 people between the ages of 50 and 59 and 13 people older than 60 dying. Show More Summary
A leader of the large Iraqi community in eastern San Diego County is scheduled Wednesday to help plead with United Nations officials to grant refugee status for Iraqi Christians fleeing the violence ravaging their home country.
A 48-year-old man riding a bicycle was struck and killed Monday night by the light-rail train Sprinter in Vista, the San Diego County Sheriff's Department said.
It’s a basic form of storytelling, used in countless books and movies: Two people, in similar circumstances, confronted by difficult choices. One does what is right, even if it seems like the harder choice. He fights through the many challenges, has moments of self-doubt and worry, before ultimately being rewarded. The other takes the easy...Read More
Press Release ESCONDIDO, CA (Aug. 11, 2014) – Eighteen years ago, beer geek entrepreneurs Greg Koch and Steve Wagner launched Stone Brewing Co., selling the first keg of Stone Pale Ale to San Diego County brewpub Pizza Port. Since unleashing that inaugural brew, Stone has earned a reputation for making bold, flavorful and hop-centric beers. Show More Summary
A train hit and killed a 40-year-old man sitting on the railroad tracks in Encinitas early Saturday, the San Diego County Sheriff's Department said.
A dead hawk has become the second bird in San Diego County to test positive for West Nile virus this year, public health officials said Thursday.
A 22-year-old man was struck and killed by a passing freight train late Thursday night in Carlsbad, the San Diego County Sheriff's Department said.
A leader in eastern San Diego County's large Iraqi community immediately hailed President Obama's decision to order a humanitarian mission to support the endangered members of the Yazidi religious minority and to authorize airstrikes if Islamic militants threaten Americans and others in the...
In July 2014, Youth Law Center and 10 community organizations filed a complaint with the United States Department of Justice calling for an investigation of pepper-spray use and behavior-management practices in San Diego County juvenile facilities. Show More Summary