Chula Vista team to open play in Little League World Series

Chula Vista team to open play in Little League World Series

CHULA VISTA – The all-star team from the Chula Vista-based Park View Little League is scheduled to begin play in the Little League World Series today, facing its counterpart from the Johnston Little League of Johnston Iowa. A viewing party for ESPN’s 1 p.m. telecast of the game from Howard J. Lamade Stadium in South Williamsport, Pennsylvania will […]

San Diego City Council invokes ban on plastic bags, 17th city to do so

SAN DIEGO – The San Diego City Council last week voted 6-3 to become the 150th community in the state to ban single-use plastic bags from grocery stores and convenience stores, joining the state’s other major cities in enacting a ban. “San Diego’s vote provides added momentum for Prop 67, which would protect the statewide ban […]

Day two underway as Comic-Con International celebrates 47th year

Day two underway as Comic-Con International celebrates 47th year

SAN DIEGO – The world premiere of the animated film, “Batman: The Killing Joke,” will highlight the second day of Comic-Con International at the San Diego Convention Center. The film — which includes the voices of Kevin Conroy, Tara Strong, Ray Wise and Mark Hamill — is based on a 1988 graphic novel in which the Joker targets the family […]

U.S. Olympic Women’s Water Polo Team routs Russia

U.S. Olympic Women’s Water Polo Team routs Russia

SAN DIEGO – Maddie Musselman scored on six of her seven shots, helping the U.S. Olympic women’s water polo team to a 16-5 victory over Russia today at Cathedral Catholic High School. The U.S. never trailed, leading 4-1 at the end of the first period, with Musselman scoring twice. Musselman, who graduated from Corona del Mar High School last […]

Roblar Fire scorches 2,000 acres at Camp Pendleton

Roblar Fire scorches 2,000 acres at Camp Pendleton

CAMP PENDLETON – Military and civilian firefighters worked through the night and into this morning to contain a brush fire that blackened about 2,000 open acres in the northern reaches of Camp Pendleton, which sent smoke billowing into the North County sky The blaze at the Marine Corps base near Oceanside was reported Thursday afternoon and as of […]

Palm Springs POWER to face San Diego for League Championship

Palm Springs POWER to face San Diego for League Championship

PALM SPRINGS – The Palm Springs POWER will open the Southern California Collegiate Baseball League championship series today against the San Diego Force at Grossmont College, seeking its sixth consecutive title. Game Two of the best-of-three series will be played Saturday at Palm Springs Stadium at 7:05 p.m. Game Three, if necessary, would be played Sunday at Palm Springs Stadium at […]

Stanton has record-setting performance to win 2016 T-Mobile Home Run Derby

Stanton has record-setting performance to win 2016 T-Mobile Home Run Derby

SAN DIEGO – Giancarlo Stanton of the Miami Marlins defeated defending champion Todd Frazier, 20-13, in the final of Major League Baseball’s T-Mobile Home Run Derby yesterday at Petco Park. Stanton hit a record 61 home runs in the three-round competition. The fifth-seeded Stanton defeated top-seeded Mark Trumbo of the Baltimore Orioles, 17-14, in the semifinals and fourth-seeded Robinson […]

Navy member from Riverside arrested after fatally stabbing girlfriend, vehicle pursuit

Navy member from Riverside arrested after fatally stabbing girlfriend, vehicle pursuit

RIVERSIDE – A member of the US Navy suspected of stabbing his girlfriend to death in the City of Riverside Sunday, July 10, was apprehended this morning; the day after he fatally stabbed his girlfriend. He was arrested after leading authorities on an early morning pursuit from San Diego back to the City of Riverside, where the […]

SOCAL: 5.2 Quake rattles residents, sparks multiple aftershocks across region

SOCAL: 5.2 Quake rattles residents, sparks multiple aftershocks across region

Did you feel it? A 5.2 earthquake, centered near Borrego Springs, was felt across Riverside County at just after 1 a.m. Find out more…