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4 hrs ago | The Age
Tile-roofed houses are in the upscale San Diego gated community of Carmel Valley, where Jerry Rice and wife Janice Ruhter were harassed. Photo: LA Times Los Angeles: Jerald Rice typed his wife's name into an internet search engine.
5 hrs ago | Uptown San Diego Examiner
Star Hughes, a director at Hughes Marino, shares the spotlight with 39 other outstanding San Diegans in our annual awards program. SD Metro is proud to present winners of our 40 Under 40 Awards for 2014, a group of men and women who represent some of the the best and brightest minds of San Diego County.
9 hrs ago | Balloon Juice
Navy SEALs divide their own into two groups. As they see it, there are the good mugs you can count on, and then there are the 10 percenters, the minority who slip through the screening process and bring disgrace on everyone else.
14 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune
Billy J. Kramer did. But not a true misstep that would take him into the abyss of rock 'n' roll one-hit-wonder shame .
18 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune
San Diego County has arguably done more than any other county in California to combat drought and to help guarantee a reliable supply of water for this semiarid region well into the future. First, residents here have done a remarkable job of conservation over the last 20 years.
We need to build the ocean desalination plants right now. Our agriculture industry has been so severely impacted that hundreds of farmers have already fled to other states in search of jobs.
San Diego is experiencing a heat wave along with future humidity and heat wave later next week. While most humans are designed to keep their body temperature well regulated in hot weather, animals often have to take action to keep their bodies from overheating.
A 12-year-old girl and 80-year-old woman were rescued from Cowles Mountain by helicopter today in separate incidents. Crews from the San Diego Fire-Rescue Department were dispatched at 10:11 a.m. to the popular hiking mountain in Mission Trails Regional Park for a 12-year-old girl who injured her ankle, SDFRD spokesman Lee Swanson said.
A cyclist zips along La Costa Avenue in Carlsbad in this U-T San Diego file photo. Momentum is building across San Diego County for more bike routes and funding.
Dry brush above homes on Poway Hill Drive on the Twin Peaks of Poway. Officials say brush throughout the county is critically dry and should Santa Ana winds come, huge fires could follow.
San Diego County sheriff's deputies are looking for the culprit who tagged eight boulders at Wright's Field preserve in Alpine. The vandal tagged the boulders with foul language, swastikas and pornographic images, according to authorities.
The National Weather Service in San Diego has issued a heat advisory beginning Saturday at 10 a.m. through Monday at 7 p.m. While the calendar says the dog days of summer are over and we should be quietly sliding into cooler fall temperatures, San Diego County is instead looking at a heat wave the next few days that will have residents looking for ways to stay cool. The National Weather Service in San Diego has issued a heat advisory beginning Saturday at 10 a.m. through Monday at 7 p.m. Temperatures inland will be anywhere from 10 to 20 degrees above average through Tuesday with highs in the inland valleys reaching 104 degrees and desert areas 108.
A man said he was kicked out of San Diego's downtown library for bringing in his service dog. Bil Brierley told Team 10 he has had his service dog, Chase, for seven years.
This Sept. 13, 2012, file photo, shows a Libyan man walking in the rubble of the U.S. consulate after an attack that killed four Americans, including Ambassador Chris Stevens on the night of Tuesday, Sept.
Brian Flynn's second solo exhibition at Subtext, he is the creative director and co-founder of Hybrid Design whose client list includes Nike, Apple, TED, Levi's, Starwood Hotels, Lucasfilm, Juxtapoz Magazine and more. Attorneys for the family of a man who died in a San Diego County jail two years ago filed a wrongful-death lawsuit in federal court today.
Executives of a La Mesa-based firm that buys and renovates homes for re-sale were ordered Friday to stand trial on charges of unemployment insurance fraud and failure to have workers' compensation insurance, but not for a violation of a safety standards count stemming from a fatal tree-trimming accident. David Scott Wolfe, 48, and his company, Three Frogs Inc., were charged earlier this year with a violation of OSHA standards in connection with the accident last Nov. 12 that killed Joshua Pudsey.
This undated photo provided by the U.S. Department of Agriculture Wildlife Services shows a group of trapped feral pigs. The agency has teamed up with the state of New Mexico and others as part of a $1 million pilot project to eradicate the pigs from the state.
Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 10:04 pm
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