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3 killed in San Diego County crash were students from Japan

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.

San Diego Democrat Senator Ben Hueso Arrested for DUI

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 dead, five injured in San Diego County crash

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.

Girl, 13, accused of setting massive wildfire ordered to stand trial

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.

Eater Inside : Carnitas' Snack Shack Unwraps North County Porkhouse

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...

Lightning warning issued for San Diego County beaches

The National Weather Service on Wednesday warned people to stay away from San Diego County beaches because of possible lightning strikes.

UCSD student dies of drug overdose after on-campus music festival

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.

Poway girl dies after falling down canyon in Yellowstone National Park

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.

Reaching for yield

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 […]

More and More Southern California Grandparents Are Using Meth

The leading age group of methamphetamine-related deaths in San Diego County? Baby Boomers, according to county records. Read more...

Experts concerned as more older people die from meth intoxication

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

Iraqi expatriates seek refugee status for Christians fleeing militants

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.

Cyclist struck, killed by train in north San Diego County

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.

The Idiots of San Diego County’s Pension Investment Committee

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

Stone Brewing Co. Releases Stone 18th Anniversary IPA

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

Train kills man who was sitting on railroad tracks in Encinitas

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.

Hawk is second dead bird in San Diego County with West Nile virus

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.

Man struck, killed by freight train in Carlsbad

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.

Iraqi community leader praises Obama for action against Sunni militants

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...

Pepper Spraying Youth in Custody: Control in a Canister

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

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