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Former SD Councilman DeMaio returns to Virginia think-tank job

DeMaio, who fell short in San Diego's mayoral election in 2012 and lost last year in a bruising battle to unseat Rep. Scott Peters, D-San Diego, will be a senior fellow at the Alexandria, Virginia-based institute. Read More »

Lockdown ordered at 3 East County schools

On Thursday, administrators learned of an unspecified threat, according to sheriff's officials. Read More »

Arias escapes death penalty; Alexander family 'saddened'

The jury convicted her of first-degree murder but deadlocked on punishment, prompting the sentencing retrial that began in October. Read More »

Advocates say San Diego handles homeless much better than LA does

After last weekend's shooting of a homeless man in Los Angeles, that city has come under criticism for how it handles the homeless. Read More »

Wind advisory in effect for San Diego

The National Weather Service issued the wind advisory due to northeast winds with speeds at 20 to 30 mph with gusts of 50 mph. Read More »

Ringling Bros. Circus ending iconic elephant acts

Growing public concern about how the animals are treated led to the decision. Read More »

Convicted kidnapper, rapist captured following tip from San Diego 6 viewer

Bobby Glen Borja, 53, was arrested Wednesday morning in El Cajon by the San Diego Fugitive Task Force. He had been wanted for nearly six months for violating the terms of his release and for failing to register as a sex offender, supervisory deputy U.S. Marshal Steve Jurman said. Read More »

Missing 8-year-old Oceanside girl found at neighbor's home

"The adult was unaware of any police activity in the area and stated she did not hear the helicopter or any of the PA announcements that were in the area," Read More »

Authorities investigate Del Norte HS burnbook threat

Authorities are investigating to identify whoever is responsible for making a violent threat made against the Del Norte High School campus Read More »

4 patients infected with 'superbug' at second Los Angeles hospital

Four patients at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center were infected with a potentially deadly bacteria linked to a medical scope similar to those that were blamed for an outbreak at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center Read More »

5 suspicious fires break out near City Heights

Investigators are determining whether five suspicious fires that broke out in a City Heights neighborhood overnight Wednesday are connected. Read More »

Delta plane skids into fence off NYC runway

A Delta airplane slid off a runway late Thursday morning at New York's LaGuardia airport, its nose breaking through a fence before skidding to a halt. Read More »

Iraq war vet gets probation for fatal hit-and-run

Defense attorney Justin Murphy told Judge Timothy Walsh that Garcia was an outstanding citizen who failed to stop after hitting 51-year-old Sara Basile-- also known as Patricia McNally -- just after midnight last June 19. Read More »

Finances improving for SD County school districts

In what the department calls the First Interim Status Report for this school year, 43 districts around the state said they would not be able to meet their financial obligations in this year or the next two years, or weren't sure. Read More »

Coach's adopted toddler builds a life with hoops team

"She had the biggest eyes in the world. Her eyes just stared at me," Boyle said. "I caught my breath for a second and said, 'Whatever I need to do to bring this child here, I'm going to do it.'" Read More »

K-Cup inventor regrets ever creating them

The inventor of K-Cups regrets ever inventing them due to waste and addiction. Read More »

Homeless man shot by LAPD was living under stolen identity

A homeless man who was killed by Los Angeles police was living under a stolen French identity and was wanted for violating probation terms for a bank robbery conviction Read More »

Student claims USD mishandled her sexual assault case

She says that when she went to the school for help, officials did little to assist her and even suggested she not go to police. Read More »

US running out of room to store oil; price collapse next?

But many analysts believe oil prices will fall through the spring, before summer drivers start to relieve the glut. Read More »

Officer-involved shooting in Southcrest

Police-related shooting at 35th and National. Read More »

Student sues USD for 'discouraging' her from reporting rape

She informed USD on multiple occasions that she felt unsafe on campus, but the university offered no security measures or other assistance designed to mitigate her fears, the lawsuit alleges. Read More »

Warmer weather headed to County

Inland temperatures will reach 6 to 18 degrees above seasonal averages. Read More »

Deputies serve eviction notice, find decomposed remains in locked box

In a back room, deputies found a locked box the size of a large suitcase or trunk with human remains in it. The deceased woman appeared to have been dead for six months to a year, Lt. Kenneth Nelson told reporters. Read More »

5 of 35 puppies find their forever homes

He said more than 400 applications were received for the beagles, including some from Chicago and New York. Read More »

Stadium group to select location "very soon"

The advisory group should decide on the best location for a new football stadium within the next week or two, said spokesperson Tony Manolatos. Read More »