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Man accuses former SDPD Officer Christopher Hays of sexual misconduct

A ninth accuser has come forward with graphic allegations of sexual misconduct against former San Diego police Officer Christopher Hays, but for the first time the accuser is a man. Read More »

San Diego groups trying to curtail bag use

The heads of three environmental groups urged San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer Monday to move forward a review of an ordinance that would sharply curtail the use of plastic shopping bags. Read More »

Comic-con is almost here

The 45th annual Comic-Con International celebration of the popular arts is scheduled to begin Wednesday evening with a preview night event. Read More »

Sex offender back behind bars after alleged sexual assault of 70-year-old Jacumba woman

A previously paroled sex offender was back behind bars Tuesday on suspicion of sexually assaulting a 70-year-old Jacumba resident in her home, authorities reported. Read More »

Filner's former communications director reflects on sexual harassment scandal

Irene McCormack Jackson said Tuesday she began to see signs of strange behavior from the moment he took office. Read More »

Father of teen who brought gun to school pleads guilty to child abuse, gun charges

A man whose 14-year-old son brought his father's gun to Hilltop High School in Chula Vista pleaded guilty Tuesday to charges of felony child abuse, possession of a firearm by a felon and possession of ammunition by a felon. Read More »

PETA targets visiting Comic-Con fans with ad slamming SeaWorld at airport

A bold new ad from animal rights group PETA that is criticizing SeaWorld is on display and will be greeting the thousands of out-of-towners expected to come through Lindbergh Field this week. Read More »

I-15 Escondido crash closes two lanes

A series of collisions involving a bus, a tractor-trailer and other vehicles on Interstate 15 near Lake Hodges injured least one person Tuesday, left several lanes blocked and tied up midmorning traffic for miles. Read More »

Teen struck in head with bat in City Heights

A witness intervened and struck the woman's assailant with the bat, Delimitros said. Read More »

Jury selection to begin Wednesday for wrestling coach accused of killing assistant coach

Jury selection is expected to begin Wednesday for the trial of a Madison High School wrestling coach accused of fatally shooting a former assistant coach at the victim's Bay Park home. Read More »

Dr. Deepak Chopra discusses a “sea change” in medicine

We begin wellness week here on San Diego 6. One of the biggest names in the new age movement lives in the San Diego-area. He is a well-respected endocrinologist and now Dr. Deepak Chopra is leading an alternative medicine movement. Read More »

Teenage whale shark off Cabo

Whale shark spotted of the coast of Cabo by our San Diego 6 editor Karla Hernandez. Read More »

Stay family fundraiser in San Marcos

Friends of the one time San Marcos family massacred in Houston teamed up with a local restaurant Monday to raise money for the lone survivor. Read More »

Woman freaks out in road rage incident

As summer temperatures heat up, apparently so does road rage on our roads. Read More »

Police pursuit from Orange County ends in Encinitas

A man who allegedly fled a traffic stop in San Juan Capistrano Monday led authorities on a high-speed chase into northern San Diego County, where he got into a fiery crash -- apparently in an attempt to commit suicide -- and was arrested. Read More »

FBI asks for public's help in finding the so-called "bombshell bandit"

The FBI said the "bombshell bandit" has hit 3 banks in southern California and Arizona since early last month. Now, they're asking for the public's help in catching her. Read More »

Rapist not contesting arguments against his release

Two women victimized by San Diego's "Bolder Than Most" rapist 25 years ago expressed gratitude Monday that their attacker decided not to contest a petition aimed at keeping him at a state mental hospital as a sexually violent predator. Read More »

Local 14 year-old recycles school supplies for students in need

A local 14 year old teen turns one of his school projects into a life changing program. San Diego 6 looks into how this program helps get underprivileged students the school supplies they need. Read More »

Ordinance to curb bag use in San Diego

Members of an environmental group plan Tuesday to urge Mayor Kevin Faulconer to move forward with an environmental review of a proposed ordinance that would sharply curtail the use of plastic shopping bags in San Diego. Read More »

Santee man diagnosed with West Nile virus

The first human case of the potentially fatal West Nile virus in two years in San Diego County was reported Monday by the county Health and Human Services Agency. Read More »

Former Qualcomm executive pleads guilty to insider trading

A former Qualcomm executive pleaded guilty Monday in San Diego to insider trading in shares of Qualcomm and Atheros Communications and laundering the proceeds of his illegal activities using an offshore shell company. Read More »

Woman whose 2 toddlers drowned in swimming pool pleads guilty to child endangerment

A woman whose two toddlers drowned in a swimming pool at a friend's home near Mt. Helix while she slept pleaded guilty Monday to a pair of felony child endangerment charges. Read More »

East San Diego County man pleads guilty after device explodes and kills girlfriend

The man pleaded guilty Monday to felony charges of explosion of a destructive device and possession of ingredients to make an explosive device. Read More »

Illumina to brighten local job market

The City Council Monday unanimously ratified a 10-year, $1.5 million economic incentive agreement with medical equipment-maker Illumina, which will keep 300 manufacturing and sales employees in San Diego. Read More »

Man stabbed while leaving Hard Rock Hotel

A 22-year-old man was stabbed by a sunburned shirtless man while leaving the Hard Rock Hotel with a group of people, police said Monday. Read More »