San Diego: Wildfire forces closure of I-15 Freeway

San Diego: Wildfire forces closure of I-15 Freeway

UPDATE: 11/13/2016 2:10 p.m. Cal Fire/San Diego County Fire officials announced the northbound lanes of traffic on I-15 had been reopened. Southbound lanes of traffic remain closed until further notice.   SAN DIEGO COUNTY — A fire near I-15 and Gopher Canyon Road has shut down all lanes of southbound and northbound traffic in North […]

RAINBOW: Driver trapped after vehicle rolls several times on I-15

RAINBOW: Driver trapped after vehicle rolls several times on I-15

UPDATED: 09/14/2016 12:25 At 12:03 CHP updated that the on ramp to the southbound I-15 Freeway had been reopened.   RAINBOW – A single vehicle rollover in San Diego County on the southbound I-15 Freeway near the Rainbow Valley on ramp has left the driver of the vehicle trapped inside the mangled wreckage of her […]

All eyes on Kaepernick as Bolts wrap-up preseason

All eyes on Kaepernick as Bolts wrap-up preseason

Well, you made it. At least we hope you made it through the boring month and a half that is called preseason football. NFL training camps and now the 2016 preseason are over. You can finally exhale and finish off your fantasy football drafts after six weeks of worrying about injuries and ailments during this […]

Border Patrol seizes $3M, largest San Diego currency seizure ever

Border Patrol seizes $3M, largest San Diego currency seizure ever

ESCONDIDO — U.S. Border Patrol agents in San Diego seized more than $3 million in smuggled cash during a traffic stop this week off Interstate 15 in North County San Diego . A 53-year-old U.S. citizen, was arrested during the traffic stop the agency announced Friday. A second suspected smuggler, a 41-year-old Mexican national, was found nearby after abandoning his […]

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 […]