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DeMaio, GOP blast Peters over support for "clean" debt ceiling bill

Local Democratic Congressman Scott Peters joined 184 other House Democrats in signing a letter to President Obama expressing support for ...

SDG&E parent Sempra to build Midwest wind farm

San Diego-based Sempra U.S. Gas & Power announced yesterday (September 26) that the company will be developing a 75-megawatt wind ...

Wannabe Joker sought in pizza robbery

San Diego County Crime Stoppers is looking for help in identifying a man accused of robbing a Domino’s Pizza in ...

New poll: 60 percent of likely voters back legal cannabis

Support among Californians also high for same-sex marriage, immigration reform

A new study from the Public Policy Institute of California finds that, for the first time since it has polled ...

County officials admit success dealing with prison realignment

County officials are reluctantly touting successes realized via the prison realignment system imposed by federal judges and designed to alleviate ...

Grant monies to fund parks on border in Imperial Beach, Tijuana

Parks will feature furniture made from reclaimed garbage

The San Diego Center for Civic Engagement and the federal Environmental Protection Agency announced this week that the two organizations ...

Home sales continue to fall

High prices, high mortgage rates begin to price out buyers

A new report out yesterday (September 23) from the California Association of Realtors trade group sends mixed messages about the ...

Los Angeles-based Metropolitan Water District must justify rate increases on San Diegans

The San Diego County Water Authority is celebrating a partial victory over the Los Angeles-based Metropolitan Water District of Southern ...

Nuclear Regulatory Commission finds fault with Mitsubishi's calculations on failed San Onofre generators

Shuttered plant operator Southern California Edison downplays responsibility to oversee work of their preferred contractor

Southern California Edison, majority owner and operator of the failed San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station in northern San Diego County, ...

Heath Bell claims insurance salesman ripped him off

Former Padre says local agent talked him into too big a policy, didn't disclose costs

Major League Baseball All-Star and former Padres closer Heath Bell says in a lawsuit filed Tuesday (September 17) that he ...

Mother of drowned children arrested, four months later

1-and-2-year-old son and daughter found in pool outside La Mesa house used as marijuana farm

After over four months of investigation, Tassie Behrens was arrested yesterday (September 19) on a host of charges related to ...

Is the party over for rising real estate values?

Housing sales numbers from the California Association of Realtors and foreclosure-tracking outfit Property Radar are in, neither painting a particularly ...

Toxic sludge set to be dredged from San Diego Bay

NASSCO, the massive General Dynamics shipbuilding arm that occupies 124 acres of waterfront along the San Diego Bay, has agreed ...

Goldsmith's office warns against city reclaiming control of emergency medical services

Competitive bidding is needed first, except for current service provider Rural/Metro

San Diego City Attorney Jan Goldsmith’s office is out with a report advising the city council against considering a request ...

Little interest in Occupy's second anniversary

A sparse crowd of about two dozen gathered at San Diego Civic Center downtown yesterday evening (September 17) to celebrate ...

Oceanside the next city to ban animal sales?

City has support of the Humane Society

After months of protests and city council consideration, the City of San Diego moved last month to ban the sale ...

Port releases results on "green" initiatives

Doing better than 2008, but not much improvement in the last year

The Port of San Diego recently released its Green Port Year In Review results for the 2012-2013 fiscal year, celebrating ...

Grenade found in casino bathroom

Sheriff’s deputies were called out to Viejas Casino in Alpine on Friday afternoon to investigate a suspicious device an employee ...

Indian casino makes run at obscure world records

Alpine’s Viejas Casino is celebrating Friday the 13th of September by attempting to break two obscure Guinness World Records. For ...

Senior San Diego Police captain departs for greener pastures

Low rates of pay have long been a complaint among San Diego Police officers, with many lured away to other ...