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Sticky Seats? California Ballparks Get Creative to Conserve

Sticky Seats? California Ballparks Get Creative to Conserve

Earlier this season, the grounds crew that watches over the lush green playing field where the San Francisco Giants... Read »

Jun 15, 2015
Man Reunited With

Man Reunited With "Angel" in Slovenia

Forty-three years ago, San Diegan Bill Wirant — lost and confused in Eastern Europe — received some much needed help... Read »

Jun 13, 2015
SDPD Officers Patrol Beach with Body Cams

SDPD Officers Patrol Beach with Body Cams

Police stress that several beach rules also apply to adjacent parking lots and the boardwalk. Watch »

Jun 14, 2015
2 Hurt in California's Great America Roller Coaster Accident

2 Hurt in California's Great America Roller Coaster Accident

Two people were injured at California's Great America amusement park in Santa Clara on Friday night. Great America... Watch »

Jun 14, 2015
Cable Car Operator Critically Injured

Cable Car Operator Critically Injured

A San Francisco cable car operator suffered a traumatic brain injury when he was struck by an allegedly intoxicated... Read »

Jun 12, 2015
Blob-Like Creatures Turn Up on Beaches

Blob-Like Creatures Turn Up on Beaches

Those creatures that look like blobs that have been washing up on beaches and on the shores of Oakland's Lake... Read »

Jun 15, 2015
Woman Who Survived on Rainwater, Pies for Weeks After Crash Heads Home

Woman Who Survived on Rainwater, Pies for Weeks After Crash Heads Home

A California woman who survived for two weeks on rainwater and pies after she and husband got lost on Mother’s Day... Read »

Jun 13, 2015
Tar Balls Plop Down on La Jolla Beaches

Tar Balls Plop Down on La Jolla Beaches

Blobs of tar washing up on La Jolla-area beaches are a source of curiosity – and some concern – among some locals... Watch »

Jun 13, 2015
Calif. Nudist Camp Accused of Stealing Water Amid Drought

Calif. Nudist Camp Accused of Stealing Water Amid Drought

Officials in Northern California are accusing a nudist resort of stealing water during the state's historic drought.... Read »

Jun 13, 2015
Atty: Woman in Wheelchair Crawled Onto Plane

Atty: Woman in Wheelchair Crawled Onto Plane

A woman was forced to crawl up airplane stairs, down the aisle and to her seat when American Airlines refused to... Watch »

Jun 11, 2015
National Homebrewers Conference in San Diego

National Homebrewers Conference in San Diego

Starting Thursday, craft beer enthusiasts will flock to San Diego for three days of homebrewing seminars and... Read »

Jun 12, 2015
Smuggling Attempt Via Jet Ski Thwarted

Smuggling Attempt Via Jet Ski Thwarted

A man’s attempt to sneak into the U.S. via jet ski was foiled by water-bound Border Patrol agents, according to... Read »

Jun 11, 2015

Live Fire Training With Cal Fire Firefighters

Cal Fire firefighters conduct live fire training June 3, 2015 in Mt. Hamilton, California ahead of what's expected... View »

Jun 12, 2015
Drought-Conscious Couple Uses 37 Gallons of Water A Day

Drought-Conscious Couple Uses 37 Gallons of Water A Day

A couple in the Bay Area is living on less than 40 gallons a day. So how do they do it? Watch »

Jun 11, 2015
Hundreds Gather on Streets to Honor Marine

Hundreds Gather on Streets to Honor Marine

Southern California officers and firefighters gathered by the hundreds along highway overpasses from Lindbergh Field... Watch »

Jun 11, 2015

"The Ground Shook": Many Recount Poway Explosion

After an explosion shook a Poway business on Wednesday afternoon, many people took to social media to share what... Watch »

Jun 11, 2015
Truck Flies Off Cliff, 4 Rescued

Truck Flies Off Cliff, 4 Rescued

Four men were rescued overnight in the Elfin Forest area in north San Diego after their truck flew off a cliff. Read »

Jun 10, 2015
Women Distract Shoppers, Steal Wallets

Women Distract Shoppers, Steal Wallets

San Diego police are searching for two women accused of working together to distract shoppers at grocery stores in a... Read »

Jun 10, 2015
Robbery Suspect Shoots Himself With Gun

Robbery Suspect Shoots Himself With Gun

One of two robbery suspects shot himself in the leg with a gun on Thursday morning after fleeing from San Francisco... Watch »

Jun 11, 2015
Highway Guardrail Maker Ordered to Pay $663M

Highway Guardrail Maker Ordered to Pay $663M

A company manufacturing guardrails lining highways in California and across the country has been ordered to pay $663... Read »

Jun 10, 2015

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