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Fraying Family Ties Cut to Heart of Theater Gunman's Defense
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Fraying Family Ties Cut to Heart of Theater Gunman's Defense

They show up in court every day, a visible reminder to jurors that even a killer has parents who love him and who don't want him to die. But more than two months into his mass-murder trial, James Holmes has yet to turn around in his seat and acknowledge them. Read »

Jul 6, 2015
Saving Water Comes at a Cost for Some Californians

Saving Water Comes at a Cost for Some Californians

Water departments are increasing rates and adding fees because they're losing money as their customers conserve... Read »

Jul 6, 2015
Eateries Offer Comic-Comic Eats, Sips

Eateries Offer Comic-Comic Eats, Sips

San Diego Comic-Con International 2015 (SDCC) will take over the streets of downtown next week and some restaurants... Read »

Jul 4, 2015
How to Enjoy Comic-Con Without a Badge

How to Enjoy Comic-Con Without a Badge

Plenty will be going on outside the hallowed Comic-Con halls for those without a badge. Read »

Jul 4, 2015
Serial Stowaway Arrested 2 Times at 2 Airports Days After Release

Serial Stowaway Arrested 2 Times at 2 Airports Days After Release

Marilyn Hartman, the so-called "serial stowaway," was arrested twice more in the 48 hours after she was released... Watch »

Jul 4, 2015
Single-Engine Plane Towing Banner Crashes on San Diego Beach

Single-Engine Plane Towing Banner Crashes on San Diego Beach

A single-engine Piper PA18 banner-towing aircraft has crashed into the beach in San Deigo, officials said. Watch »

Jul 5, 2015
Campers Injured by Falling Tree in Mount Diablo State Park

Campers Injured by Falling Tree in Mount Diablo State Park

A tree fell on campers Friday night at the Live Oak Campground in Mount Diablo State Park. Watch »

Jul 4, 2015
Explosive Device Injures 6 Teens at Calif. House Party

Explosive Device Injures 6 Teens at Calif. House Party

Six teenagers in northern California were hurt Friday night when an explosive device was tossed into a backyard... Watch »

Jul 4, 2015
Clerk Attacked By Robber Armed With Soda

Clerk Attacked By Robber Armed With Soda

A man armed with a cup of soda tossed the beverage in a convenience store clerk's face before a frantic scramble for... Watch »

Jul 4, 2015
San Diegan Wins $430K in Lottery

San Diegan Wins $430K in Lottery

A San Diego resident won close to a half-million dollars in the Mega Millions Lottery and was left completely... Read »

Jul 3, 2015
2 of Oldest Pearl Harbor Survivors Reunite

2 of Oldest Pearl Harbor Survivors Reunite

Two of Pearl Harbor's oldest known survivors, veterans Ray Chavez, 103, and Jim Downing, 102, share an unbreakable... Watch »

Jul 4, 2015
Poway Dumps 550K Gallons of Water After It Goes 'Bad'

Poway Dumps 550K Gallons of Water After It Goes 'Bad'

The city of Poway recently dumped 550,000 gallons of drinking water from a reservoir tank into a canyon because the... Watch »

Jul 3, 2015
SoCal Man Mowing Lawn Hit by Suspected Drunk Driver

SoCal Man Mowing Lawn Hit by Suspected Drunk Driver

A man mowing his lawn in Southern California Thursday night was hit by a driver who may have been intoxicated... Watch »

Jul 3, 2015
Ex-Doctor Who Strangled Wife Paroled After 15 Years

Ex-Doctor Who Strangled Wife Paroled After 15 Years

A former doctor who claimed his wife choked to death on a lemon pastry but was convicted in her killing 15 years ago... Read »

Jul 3, 2015
Serial Stowaway Released From Jail, Says Stowaway Days 'Are Over'

Serial Stowaway Released From Jail, Says Stowaway Days 'Are Over'

Marilyn Hartman, the so-called "serial stowaway" who has tested the patience of airport security personnel across... Watch »

Jul 2, 2015
Comic-Con to Stay in San Diego for 2 More Years: Mayor

Comic-Con to Stay in San Diego for 2 More Years: Mayor

Comic-Con will stay in San Diego for another two years, the city's mayor announced Thursday. San Diego's Mayor Kevin Watch »

Jul 2, 2015
$12,500 Reward in War Memorial Vandalism Case

$12,500 Reward in War Memorial Vandalism Case

Danville officials announced Wednesday that the reward for information on vandals who covered a city war memorial... Read »

Jul 2, 2015
Judge Denies Contractor's Balcony Request

Judge Denies Contractor's Balcony Request

A judge on Thursday denied a general contractor's request to be present when investigators examine the wreckage of a... Watch »

Jul 2, 2015
Local News Crew Mugged, Pistol Whipped at San Francisco Pier

Local News Crew Mugged, Pistol Whipped at San Francisco Pier

An NBC Bay Area news crew was attacked early Thursday morning while reporting a story in a mugging that injured the... Watch »

Jul 2, 2015
San Francisco's Alcatraz Reveals $3 Million Renovations to the Public

San Francisco's Alcatraz Reveals $3 Million Renovations to the Public

A newly restored Guardhouse Complex on Alcatraz Island was revealed on Tuesday, showing off the National Park... Read »

Jul 1, 2015

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