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KUSI News San Diego
Actor Mark Hamill to attend street-naming ceremony SundayKUSI News’ Lisa Remillard is hosting the event this Sunday at 2 p.m. Watch the
KUSI News San Diego / Posted an hour ago
KUSI News’ Lisa Remillard is hosting the event this Sunday at 2 p.m. Watch the livestream on KUSI.com or on the KUSI News Facebook page. SAN DIEGO (KUSI) — A San Diego street will soon bear the name of a famous former resident who grew to fame... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Special Report: The push for Sgt. Rafael Peralta to be awarded the Medal of HonorSAN DIEGO (KUSI) —Efforts have been renewed to award a marine sergeant the cong
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 14 hours ago
SAN DIEGO (KUSI) —Efforts have been renewed to award a marine sergeant the congressional Medal of Honor as the Navy prepares to commission a ship named in his honor. A wounded marine is in obvious agony as he and his squad leader, San Diego native... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Iranian rescue dog to arrive in Encinitas after being shot and abandonedENCINITAS (KUSI) — A rescued Iranian dog who was shot and abandoned is schedule
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 17 hours ago
ENCINITAS (KUSI) — A rescued Iranian dog who was shot and abandoned is scheduled to arrive in Encinitas Thursday and is expected to be up for adoption in the next few weeks. Hannah, a one-year-and eight-month-old Shepherd mix dog who was left for... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Beach Blaster ride at Belmont Park closed in wake of fatal Ohio State Fair accidentSAN DIEGO (KUSI) — The Beach Blaster ride at Belmont Park in San Diego and five
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 18 hours ago
SAN DIEGO (KUSI) — The Beach Blaster ride at Belmont Park in San Diego and five similar attractions statewide were voluntarily shut down by operators Thursday in the wake of a fatal accident at the Ohio State Fair, the California Department of... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Carlsbad home housing over 50 marijuana plants goes up in flamesCARLSBAD (KUSI) — Two men were in custody Thursday after police and firefighter
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 20 hours ago
CARLSBAD (KUSI) — Two men were in custody Thursday after police and firefighters responding to a fire at their Carlsbad home discovered concentrated cannabis, marijuana plants, psychedelic mushrooms and an illegal shotgun, police said. The fire was... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
State prosecutor, son of Watergate figure arrested on child porn charges in San DiegoCORONADO (KUSI) — A state deputy attorney general, who is also the son of a Wat
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 20 hours ago
CORONADO (KUSI) — A state deputy attorney general, who is also the son of a Watergate figure, is facing a child pornography charge in San Diego federal court. Raymond Joseph Liddy — a deputy attorney general, former reserve Marine colonel and the... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Woman attacked during robbery near Petco ParkSAN DIEGO (KUSI) — A suspect on a bicycle put a gun against a woman's head and
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 21 hours ago
SAN DIEGO (KUSI) — A suspect on a bicycle put a gun against a woman's head and may have bit her Thursday morning during an attempted robbery at a trolley station near Petco Park, police said. Officers were scouring the area Thursday morning around... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Abused dog named Dwayne 'The Rock' to undergo surgery in CarlsbadCARLSBAD (KUSI) — A horribly disfigured Pointer mix rescued from the streets of
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 22 hours ago
CARLSBAD (KUSI) — A horribly disfigured Pointer mix rescued from the streets of Tijuana earlier this year is scheduled to undergo surgery Thursday at a veterinary hospital in Carlsbad to repair his front right leg. Dwayne "The Rock" previously had... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Man charged in California homeless killings unfit for trialshould be involuntarily medicated in an attempt to restore his competency so he
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should be involuntarily medicated in an attempt to restore his competency so he can eventually be tried for murder, KUSI-TV reported (http://bit.ly/2uCcULm ). Deputy Public Defender Dan Tandon, who is on the legal team representing... Read more
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FOX News
Man charged in California homeless killings unfit for trialshould be involuntarily medicated in an attempt to restore his competency so he
FOX News / Posted 22 hours ago
should be involuntarily medicated in an attempt to restore his competency so he can eventually be tried for murder, KUSI-TV reported . Deputy Public Defender Dan Tandon, who is on the legal team representing Guerrero, said the defendant has... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Warmer, drier conditions temporarily return to San Diego CountySAN DIEGO (KUSI) — A period of warm, dry weather will continue Thursday through
KUSI News San Diego / Posted yesterday
SAN DIEGO (KUSI) — A period of warm, dry weather will continue Thursday throughout San Diego County, though rain and thunderstorms could return to the mountains and deserts over the weekend. Some monsoonal moisture will remain Thursday, but it will... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
USS Dewey to return after four-month deploymentSAN DIEGO (KUSI) — The guided-missile destroyer USS Dewey is scheduled to retur
KUSI News San Diego / Posted yesterday
SAN DIEGO (KUSI) — The guided-missile destroyer USS Dewey is scheduled to return to Naval Base San Diego on Monday following a four-month deployment, the Navy announced Wednesday. The 510-foot-long vessel departed March 31 along with the destroyer... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Decorated Navy pilot pleads guilty to fraud after stealing thousands from veterans organizationSAN DIEGO (KUSI) — A decorated Vietnam War pilot embezzled $124,000 from the ve
KUSI News San Diego / Posted yesterday
SAN DIEGO (KUSI) — A decorated Vietnam War pilot embezzled $124,000 from the veterans society where he was the treasurer to fund his lavish lifestyle after going bankrupt, authorities said. Anthony Ventura, 71, of Lincoln in Northern California... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
San Diego State University receives $134.3 million in research grantsSAN DIEGO (KUSI) — San Diego State University was awarded a total of $134.3 mil
KUSI News San Diego / Posted yesterday
SAN DIEGO (KUSI) — San Diego State University was awarded a total of $134.3 million in research grants and contracts in the recently completed fiscal year, up $4 million from the prior year, school officials announced Wednesday. SDSU faculty and... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
SDSU reopens negotiations with city over Qualcomm Stadium siteSAN DIEGO (KUSI) — San Diego State University officials have reopened discussio
KUSI News San Diego / Posted yesterday
SAN DIEGO (KUSI) — San Diego State University officials have reopened discussions with the mayor's office and members of the City Council over the future of the Qualcomm Stadium site in Mission Valley, a school spokeswoman said Tuesday. The talks... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Crews hope to have Warner Springs 'Lost Fire' fully contained todayWARNER SPRINGS (KUSI) — A wildfire in the rugged northeastern reaches of San Di
KUSI News San Diego / Posted yesterday
WARNER SPRINGS (KUSI) — A wildfire in the rugged northeastern reaches of San Diego County was 95 percent contained Wednesday morning, and firefighters hope to have it completely under control no later than Saturday, authorities said. The so-called... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
How Marines prepare to become F-18 pilots at MCAS MiramarSAN DIEGO (KUSI) — Becoming a pilot in the military is no small feat and the Ma
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
SAN DIEGO (KUSI) — Becoming a pilot in the military is no small feat and the Marine Corps has their own training program at MCAS Miramar in San Diego to help future aviators. KUSI News got a chance to meet students and instructors with Marine... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
San Diego Unified School District to take up Anti-Muslim bullying and sex education curriculumSAN DIEGO (KUSI) — San Diego Unified School District Superintendent, Cindy Mart
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
SAN DIEGO (KUSI) — San Diego Unified School District Superintendent, Cindy Martin, first decided to implement the Anti-Muslim curriculum at University Heights after President Donald Trump was elected into office. Martin said she was concerned about... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
San Diego Zoo Safari Park artificially inseminates rhino in attempt to save speciesSAN DIEGO (KUSI) — Researchers at the San Diego Zoo Institute for Conservation
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
SAN DIEGO (KUSI) — Researchers at the San Diego Zoo Institute for Conservation Research announced Monday that they've made their first attempt to artificially inseminate a southern white rhinoceros, in an attempt to save the critically endangered... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Model involved in Bill Cosby case remains in jail on suspicion of possession of drugsSAN DIEGO (KUSI) — A 27-year-old model who has accused Bill Cosby of sexually a
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
SAN DIEGO (KUSI) — A 27-year-old model who has accused Bill Cosby of sexually assaulting her when she was 18 remained jailed in San Diego Tuesday on suspicion of bringing drugs and alcohol into a San Diego County jail. Chloe Goins was booked into... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
House fire in La Presa racks up $100,000 in damagesLA PRESA (KUSI) — A two-alarm fire that engulfed a La Presa home caused between
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
LA PRESA (KUSI) — A two-alarm fire that engulfed a La Presa home caused between $100,000 and $200,000 in damages, but the family inside escaped safely and the home is salvageable, officials said Tuesday. The blaze erupted in a detached garage late... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
City Council votes to honor oceanographer Walter MunkSAN DIEGO (KUSI) - The City Council voted unanimously Tuesday to use San Diego'
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
SAN DIEGO (KUSI) - The City Council voted unanimously Tuesday to use San Diego's new honorary street naming program to recognize renowned oceanographer Walter Munk, who helped found UC San Diego and made forecasts that assisted allied troops during... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
City Council to honor Marine heroSAN DIEGO (KUSI) — A Marine hero and a renowned scientist are scheduled to be h
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
SAN DIEGO (KUSI) — A Marine hero and a renowned scientist are scheduled to be honored by the San Diego City Council Tuesday. The council members will be asked to proclaim this to be "Sgt. Peralta Day'' in San Diego, in honor of Rafael Peralta, who... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
City Council passes steps to increase housing options in San DiegoSAN DIEGO (KUSI) — The City Council Monday approved a series of steps intended
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
SAN DIEGO (KUSI) — The City Council Monday approved a series of steps intended to alleviate the critical affordable housing shortage in San Diego, including easing regulations on construction of auxiliary units or "granny flats." According to the... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
MLS to delay announcement of expansion franchises until after SoccerCity voteSAN DIEGO (KUSI) — The group behind the stalled SoccerCity remake of the Qualco
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
SAN DIEGO (KUSI) — The group behind the stalled SoccerCity remake of the Qualcomm Stadium property in Mission Valley announced Monday that they'll try to get Major League Soccer to delay announcement of its expansion franchises until after San... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
City Council to flesh out measures to ease homelessness problemSAN DIEGO (KUSI) — The City Council's Select Committee on Homelessness Monday d
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
SAN DIEGO (KUSI) — The City Council's Select Committee on Homelessness Monday directed city staff to flesh out measures that can be taken relatively quickly to ease the problem of people living on San Diego's streets. The "menu of options''... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
San Diego Aviators to face Orange County BreakersCARLSBAD (KUSI) — The San Diego Aviators will face Maria Sharapova and the Oran
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 4 days ago
CARLSBAD (KUSI) — The San Diego Aviators will face Maria Sharapova and the Orange County Breakers Monday night in a World TeamTennis match at Breakers Stadium at Palisades Tennis Club in Newport Beach. Sharapova is set to play for the Breakers for a... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Firefighters continue to slow down 210 acre 'Lost Fire' in Warner SpringsWARNER SPRINGS (KUSI) — A vegetation fire near Warner Springs that spread quick
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 4 days ago
WARNER SPRINGS (KUSI) — A vegetation fire near Warner Springs that spread quickly Saturday has slowed considerably Sunday and is 20 percent contained, though some residents in the area are under an evacuation warning, authorities said. More than 400... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Protest turned celebration as father detained by immigration officials is releasedFALLBROOK (KUSI) — A young father detained by immigration officials and facing
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 5 days ago
FALLBROOK (KUSI) — A young father detained by immigration officials and facing deportation was freed Friday, and a protest planned for Fallbrook Saturday will instead be turned into a celebration, community leaders said. Mario Figueroa, 22, was... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
USS Gabrielle Giffords begins open toursSAN DIEGO (KUSI) — The recently commissioned littoral combat ship USS Gabrielle
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 6 days ago
SAN DIEGO (KUSI) — The recently commissioned littoral combat ship USS Gabrielle Giffords is scheduled to be open for public tours Saturday and Sunday, according to the Navy. The 419-foot-long vessel, named for an Arizona congresswoman wounded in a... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Politicians set to hold panel at Comic-ConSAN DIEGO (KUSI) — Politicians will join celebrities at Comic-Con International
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 6 days ago
SAN DIEGO (KUSI) — Politicians will join celebrities at Comic-Con International Sunday in San Diego as the annual celebration of the popular arts enters its third day at the convention center. A group of elected officials, generally from the left... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer resignsWASHINGTON D.C. (KUSI) — White House Press Secretary resigned Friday after the
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 6 days ago
WASHINGTON D.C. (KUSI) — White House Press Secretary resigned Friday after the president named Anthony Scaramucci its new communications director. According to CNN, Spicer's resignation came after Scaramucci accepted the position, a move Spicer... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Renowned biologist suing Salk Institute for alleged gender discrimination by organizationSAN DIEGO (KUSI) — A renowned molecular biologist is suing the Salk Institute f
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 6 days ago
SAN DIEGO (KUSI) — A renowned molecular biologist is suing the Salk Institute for Biological Studies in La Jolla, alleging gender discrimination by the life sciences organization, her lawyer announced Thursday. Beverly Emerson, a Salk employee for... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Crew of USS Fitzgerald failed to take action in time to avoid collision with Japanese merchant shipSAN DIEGO (KUSI) — The crew of the USS Fitzgerald failed to take action in time
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 6 days ago
SAN DIEGO (KUSI) — The crew of the USS Fitzgerald failed to take action in time to avoid a collision with a container ship that killed seven sailors, including two from San Diego County, according to multiple reports Friday. The reports from CNN... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
MTS employee who assisted injured El Cajon officer after attack recognized, man responsible in courtSAN DIEGO (KUSI) — The transient man who attacked an El Cajon Police Officer ou
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 7 days ago
SAN DIEGO (KUSI) — The transient man who attacked an El Cajon Police Officer outside a KFC was scheduled to be arraigned Thursday on suspicion of attempted murder, robbery, mayhem, issuance of criminal threats and narcotics offenses. On Monday, July... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Comic-Con crowds line up for hours for big names, exclusive merchandiseSAN DIEGO (KUSI) — Halle Barry, Colin Firth and Will Smith will be among the bi
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 8 days ago
SAN DIEGO (KUSI) — Halle Barry, Colin Firth and Will Smith will be among the big-screen stars appearing at the San Diego Convention Center Thursday on the opening day of Comic-Con International, an annual celebration of pop culture. Berry and Firth... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
UC San Diego students taking part in $14.9 million study to edit genes in disease-carrying mosquitoesLA JOLLA (KUSI) — A group of UC San Diego scientists will take part in a $14.9
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 8 days ago
LA JOLLA (KUSI) — A group of UC San Diego scientists will take part in a $14.9 million study to see if advanced gene-editing technologies can be used to control disease-carrying mosquitoes, the school announced Wednesday. The study will look at a... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Lifeguard Union Chief sues the citySAN DIEGO (KUSI) — What is going on at City Hall? Last month the mayor's office
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 8 days ago
SAN DIEGO (KUSI) — What is going on at City Hall? Last month the mayor's office and council got into a public battle, at times a personal one, over when to schedule an election for Convention Center expansion and SoccerCity. This month, the tension... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Homeless man in custody after attacking police officer during arrest attemptEl CAJON (KUSI) — A homeless man was in custody Tuesday on suspicion of attacki
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 9 days ago
El CAJON (KUSI) — A homeless man was in custody Tuesday on suspicion of attacking a police officer at a fast-food restaurant near Parkway Plaza mall, beating him into unconsciousness before being arrested during a combative face-off with other... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Del Mar Opens with festivities throughout weekendDEL MAR (KUSI) — San Diego’s most beloved time of year, summer racing at Del Ma
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 9 days ago
DEL MAR (KUSI) — San Diego’s most beloved time of year, summer racing at Del Mar, is back, bringing race fans flocking to the iconic seaside oval for the best of Thoroughbred racing. There’s no better place to be than where the turf meets the surf on... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Padres managing partner and local restaurateur expected to announce plan for homeless populationSAN DIEGO (KUSI) — A plan to pay for large tents to house San Diego's burgeonin
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 9 days ago
SAN DIEGO (KUSI) — A plan to pay for large tents to house San Diego's burgeoning homeless population is scheduled to be announced Thursday by Padres managing partner Peter Seidler and restaurateur Dan Shea. With many of the area's homeless living on... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
78th summer racing season begins Wednesday at Del Mar RacetrackDEL MAR (KUSI) — The horse rated as the best in the world will be in the stable
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 9 days ago
DEL MAR (KUSI) — The horse rated as the best in the world will be in the stables at the Del Mar Racetrack when thoroughbred racing returns Wednesday for the 78th summer season. However, fans will have to wait a few days to see Arrogate, who will run... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Analysis of California's extended cap-and-trade programSAN DIEGO (KUSI) — Governor Brown scored two big victories Monday when the legi
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 9 days ago
SAN DIEGO (KUSI) — Governor Brown scored two big victories Monday when the legislature, by a super-majority, extended the state's cap-and-trade program until 2030. This is the state's premier environmental law on climate change to reduce greenhouse... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Nearly two-dozen dogs lost on Fourth of July still unclaimedSAN DIEGO (KUSI) — Nearly two dozen dogs rounded up after July 4 fireworks show
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 9 days ago
SAN DIEGO (KUSI) — Nearly two dozen dogs rounded up after July 4 fireworks shows remain unclaimed in county of San Diego animal shelters as of Tuesday. Dogs often run off in fright because of the booms generated by Independence Day pyrotechnics.... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Federal judge reopens case of sailor convicted of child molestationSAN DIEGO (KUSI) — A San Diego federal judge has reopened a military court case
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 9 days ago
SAN DIEGO (KUSI) — A San Diego federal judge has reopened a military court case over concerns that a sailor serving a seven-year term at Miramar was wrongly convicted of molesting a child. U.S. District Judge Gonzalo Curiel last week ordered federal... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Man hospitalized after shooting at 7-Eleven in Bay ParkSAN DIEGO (KUSI) — A young man who was shot during a confrontation with a man h
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 10 days ago
SAN DIEGO (KUSI) — A young man who was shot during a confrontation with a man he accused of checking out his girlfriend at a convenience store in the Bay Park neighborhood was hospitalized in serious but stable condition Tuesday, police said. The... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
California Senate votes to extend Cap-and-Trade policy through 2030SACRAMENTO (KUSI) — Democratic lawmakers in Sacramento are reaching into your w
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 10 days ago
SACRAMENTO (KUSI) — Democratic lawmakers in Sacramento are reaching into your wallets once again. Monday night, they voted to extend the state's Cap-and-Trade policy, a measure that will cost everyone living, or driving in California. The State... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Homeless group files class-action lawsuit, challenging SD's encroachment ordinance as unconstitutionalSAN DIEGO (KUSI) — Ten homeless people filed a proposed federal class- action l
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 10 days ago
SAN DIEGO (KUSI) — Ten homeless people filed a proposed federal class- action lawsuit Monday that challenges the city of San Diego's enforcement of its encroachment ordinance as unconstitutional. The law prohibits placing objects in the public... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
City purchases South Bay motel to help low-level drug offenders have a new startSAN DIEGO (KUSI) — The San Diego City Council Monday approved an $11 million pl
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 10 days ago
SAN DIEGO (KUSI) — The San Diego City Council Monday approved an $11 million plan to purchase a motel in Nestor, which will be converted into transitional housing for ex-convicts who committed low-level crimes. Under the plan, which drew extensive... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
California Attorney General in San Diego, discussing success of local economySAN DIEGO (KUSI) — California Attorney General Xavier Bacerra was the luncheon
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 10 days ago
SAN DIEGO (KUSI) — California Attorney General Xavier Bacerra was the luncheon guest speaker at the Chambers "Good Government" speaking series. The audience was executives from a broad area of San Diego businesses who wanted his views on issues... Read more
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