Sunday, January 25, 2015

Importance of vaccinations
Waves, wind knock man off Sunset Cliffs
The high surf attracted surfers from around the county who were up for the challenge and lots of spectators on hand for the big show.

Suspect arrested in Del Cerro hit and run
The crash sent the suspect's car up onto the sidewalk where it struck the pedestrian. The driver then sped off .

High gusty winds whip through San Diego County
Gusts of 75 mph were recorded early today near Pine Valley, 65 mph gusts were reported in Buckman Springs and 63 mph gusts were gauged in Alpine, according to unofficial NWS observations.

2 Marines killed in helicopter crash during training exercise
The Third Marine Aircraft Wing chopper was carrying just the two when it went down late Friday afternoon at the base in Twentynine Palms.

Unlicensed driver falls asleep at the wheel, hits pedestrian in Escondido
A 17-year-old Valley Center boy apparently dozed off while heading west on East Valley Parkway near North Citrus Avenue shortly before 5 a.m.

San Diego newsstand selling controversial magazine
Gabbara sent a courier to Los Angeles in order to have the issue by Friday. Gabbara bought 200 copies and had sold about 75 by 6 p.m. Friday.

Proposed bill could hurt shipbuilding industry in San Diego
Local military expert says an amendment to the Keystone XL pipeline bill proposed by Sen. John McCain could gut San Diego's shipbuilding industry.

UC doctors plan 1-day strike for Tuesday
Organizers said the walkout will mark the first time in 25 years that fully licensed doctors have gone on strike against a U.S. employer.

Cubs Hall of Fame slugger Ernie Banks dies at 83
Banks was a two-time MVP who never lost his boundless enthusiasm for baseball despite years of playing on losing Cubs teams. "Mr. Cub" hit 512 home runs during his 19-year career, including five seasons with 40 or more.