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Friday, May 17, 2019 at 05:41 PM PDT

Sex Offender Who Raped Toddler Faces 85 Years

Sex Offender Who Raped Toddler Faces 85 Years

A registered sex offender who broke into his next-door neighbor's home, where he raped and sodomized a 3-year-old girl, pleaded guilty Friday to four felony charges and is facing an 85-year prison term.

Friday, May 17, 2019 at 01:07 PM PDT

For Years City Paid Woman Less Than Men She Supervised: Lawsuit

For Years City Paid Woman Less Than Men She Supervised: Lawsuit

A woman who worked for the City of San Diego for 26 years is suing, claiming for years she was paid less than men she directly supervised.

Friday, May 17, 2019 at 05:55 PM PDT

Hundreds of Detainees to Be Flown to San Diego for Processing

Hundreds of Detainees to Be Flown to San Diego for Processing

Hundreds of detainees from the U.S. Customs and Border Protection facilities in Texas and other sectors will be flown to San Diego for processing beginning Friday, officials just announced.

Friday, May 17, 2019 at 07:24 PM PDT

School 'Opt Out Day' Protests State's Sex Ed Curriculum

School 'Opt Out Day' Protests State's Sex Ed Curriculum

Parents across the state, including in San Diego, were chosing to keep their children out of school Friday to protest California's new sex education guidance.

Friday, May 17, 2019 at 08:15 AM PDT

‘Perfect Storm’: Ticks Flourish, Lyme Cases Spike As Temperatures Rise

‘Perfect Storm’: Ticks Flourish, Lyme Cases Spike As Temperatures Rise

Ticks and the diseases they carry are on the move, rapidly expanding into new territories once considered inhospitable. While many factors are to blame, the U.S. government affirmed with "high confidence" in a...

Friday, May 17, 2019 at 05:33 AM PDT

Compensation Fund Is Not Enough: Victims of Clergy Sex Abuse

Compensation Fund Is Not Enough: Victims of Clergy Sex Abuse

The Roman Catholic Diocese of San Diego created a new compensation fund for victims of clergy sexual abuse, and several victims are speaking out against it.

Friday, May 17, 2019 at 05:04 AM PDT

Shipping Companies Praised for Slowing Down for Whales

Shipping Companies Praised for Slowing Down for Whales

More than 20 shipping companies on Thursday were recognized for slowing down their ships around whales in the San Francisco Bay.

Friday, May 17, 2019 at 05:05 AM PDT

Census Shows Dramatic Increase in Bay Area Homelessness

Census Shows Dramatic Increase in Bay Area Homelessness

The homeless population across the Bay Area has significantly increased over the past two years, according to a new census released Thursday by Santa Clara County, Alameda County and the city of San Francisco.

Friday, May 17, 2019 at 05:05 AM PDT

California Set to Stand Firm on Women's Reproductive Rights

California Set to Stand Firm on Women's Reproductive Rights

Laws challenging abortion rights are being adopted in states across the country. But in California that march is about to take a detour as the governor gets set to make a major announcement about funding for...

Thursday, May 16, 2019 at 08:25 PM PDT

DNA Test Solves Another Cold Case Killing, Police Say

DNA Test Solves Another Cold Case Killing, Police Say

A suspect was arrested in a March 1974 killing in California after investigators used the same advanced DNA testing that helped crack the Golden State Killer case, authorities said Thursday.

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