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PB Woman Recovers Some Stolen Marathon Medals
A Pacific Beach woman has recovered a few of the dozens of marathon medals stolen while she was moving. A homeless man was spotted Wednesday wearing about 20 of the medals around his neck. The medals from charity races and marathons hold no real monetary value but to Andrea... Read more
Surprise! Wife Reveals Pregnancy When USS Carl Vinson Returns to San Diego
The wife of a U.S. Navy sailor had a big surprise to share with her husband when he returned to San Diego from a 6-month deployment last week: a new member of their family, nearly ready to join their ranks. As her husband, Chris Daugherty, Cryptologic Petty Officer 1st... Read more
Backyard Fireworks Are Illegal in San Diego County
Planning to detonate some backyard fireworks at a Fourth of July party? Think again. All consumer fireworks are illegal in the City and County of San Diego. The San Diego Fire-Rescue Department estimates they respond to 500 incidents each year involving fireworks. Sparklers, firecrackers, cherry bombs, bottle rockets and... Read more
Food, Water Dropped to US Hikers Stranded on Mexico’s Picacho del Diablo
The rescue of three U.S. citizens stranded near one of the tallest peaks in Baja California has proven to be more difficult than many may have thought. Morgan Fox, 61, and his daughters, Maura, 20, and Claire, 25, of San Diego were found Tuesday in very steep, rocky terrain... Read more
Man Sexually Assaults Woman in Motorhome: SDPD
Police have released a sketch of a man who allegedly sexually assaulted a woman in a motorhome in Encanto last month, standing over the victim as she slept before he attacked. The San Diego Police Department (SDPD) said the sex crime happened on May 21. At around 8:40 a.m.... Read more
Driver Crashes Into Semi-Truck In La Mesa While Fleeing Police
A driver crashed into the back of a semi-truck in La Mesa, after a high speed chase. The California Highway Patrol said the driver was traveling at speeds in excess of 90 miles an hour when he crashed into the semi-truck. It happened on the westbound lanes of I-8,... Read more
Dog Killed In Lincoln Park House Fire
A dog was killed during an early morning house fire in Lincoln Park. A family of six who lives in the home got out safely.  Firefighters were called out the home on Evergreen Village Lane Wednesday about 2:00 a.m. “It was apparently started by discarded smoking materials into a... Read more
Chase Involving Deputies Ends in Crash in Vista
An early morning chase in Vista ended with the driver crashing into another car.  The San Diego County Sheriff’s Department said deputies tried to pull over a car, but the driver refused to stop.  Deputies chased the car onto SR-78 in San Marcos.  Deputies deployed spike strips on the... Read more
San Marcos Mobile Home Fire, One Person In The Hospital
A fire raced through a mobile home in San Marcos early this morning, sending one person to the hospital. The fire started Wednesday around 1:30 a.m. at Palomar Estates mobile home park, on South Rancho Santa Fe Road. First responders received reports that someone was trapped inside. One person... Read more
Padres Get Shut Out in Series Opener against Braves
The Padres kicked off a six game homestand with the first of a three game set against the Atlanta Braves. Before Tuesday night’s matchup, the Braves had already notched eight consecutive wins. Seven of those were played in Atlanta. The home field did not help the Friars’ cause as... Read more