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Thursday, Mar 23, 2017 at 09:32 AM PDT

Meet the Oakland Family Who Made 'The Giving Tree' Stump

Meet the Oakland Family Who Made 'The Giving Tree' Stump

The closing lines of Shel Silverstein's bittersweet children's classic, "The Giving Tree," have bestowed Internet fame on a tree stump near Oakland's Lake Merritt.

Saturday, Mar 18, 2017 at 10:26 PM PDT

Endangered Vaquita Calf Found Dead Off Baja California: Sea Shepherd

Endangered Vaquita Calf Found Dead Off Baja California: Sea Shepherd

A calf from a critically endangered species of porpoise was found dead in the waters off Baja California, according to Sea Shepherd, the organization known for battling illegal fishing and poaching in the...

Thursday, Mar 16, 2017 at 02:41 PM PDT

More Details Emerge in Death of Elephant at SD Zoo

More Details Emerge in Death of Elephant at SD Zoo

Mila, the elephant found dead at the San Diego Zoo earlier this week, had no known medical issues, NBC 7 has learned.

Thursday, Mar 16, 2017 at 05:52 PM PDT

Trump’s Proposed Budget Generous to Military, Border Needs

Trump’s Proposed Budget Generous to Military, Border Needs

The national defense budget hike of $54 billion proposed by President Trump figures to have a resounding impact on San Diego County.

Friday, Mar 17, 2017 at 08:19 AM PDT
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By Jessica Glazer

Stunning Images of the Shrinking Salton Sea

Once-bustling marinas in California's largest lake are now bone-dry.View gallery

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Friday, Mar 17, 2017 at 08:24 AM PDT

California: $400 Million Plan to Slow Largest Lake Shrinkage

California: $400 Million Plan to Slow Largest Lake Shrinkage

California Gov. Jerry Brown's administration on Thursday proposed spending nearly $400 million over 10 years to slow the shrinking of the state's largest lake just as it is expected to evaporate an accelerated...

Thursday, Mar 16, 2017 at 06:38 AM PDT

Rescued Dogs 'Thank' Firefighters at El Cajon House Fire

Rescued Dogs 'Thank' Firefighters at El Cajon House Fire

NBC 7's Gaby Rodriguez reports on the house fire on Minnesota Avenue that has affected two people and two dogs. After the fire was extinguished, the dogs showed their appreciation to the fire crews.

Friday, Mar 17, 2017 at 08:12 AM PDT

4 Chinese Nationals Found Crammed in Trunk at Border: CBP

4 Chinese Nationals Found Crammed in Trunk at Border: CBP

A man, attempting to smuggle four undocumented Chinese Nationals in the truck of his car, was arrested by U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers.

Thursday, Mar 16, 2017 at 05:27 PM PDT

Man Sentenced for Taking Videos of 10-Year-Old in Bathroom

Man Sentenced for Taking Videos of 10-Year-Old in Bathroom

A registered sex offender was sentenced Thursday for taking cell phone video of a 10-year-old girl inside a Walmart restroom last year.

Thursday, Mar 16, 2017 at 02:50 PM PDT

2 Districts Sued by Victim of Ex-ROTC Instructor

2 Districts Sued by Victim of Ex-ROTC Instructor

A former Mar Vista High School student is suing two school districts for negligence after she was groomed into a sexual relationship by her former Navy Junior ROTC instructor.

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