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San Diego Red Cross winter blood shortage reaches critical level
23 Jan 2018 at 11:04am
Ongoing severe winter weather has more than doubled the number of canceled American Red Cross blood drives and the resulting blood and platelet donation shortfall since earlier this month. The Red Cross now considers the situation critical and is reissuing an urgent call for blood and platelet donors.
Coalition pushing for SDPD chokehold to be outlawed
23 Jan 2018 at 10:11am
Abusive and deadly – that is what activists on Monday called the current chokehold procedure practiced by San Diego Police officers.
Search continues for Pacific Beach man who fell off Crystal Pier
23 Jan 2018 at 9:17am
A search for the body of a musician feared dead after he fell off Pacific Beach's Crystal Pier over the weekend entered its third day Tuesday, with lifeguards combing the shoreline from a helicopter starting just after sunrise.
Alaska hit by 7.9 earthquake; tsunami warning canceled
23 Jan 2018 at 9:10am
A powerful earthquake struck off an island in the Gulf of Alaska early Tuesday, prompting a tsunami threat that sent people living along the state's southern coast and western Canada fleeing for higher ground.
Warm and dry weather across San Diego County
23 Jan 2018 at 8:37am
Warm and dry weather will continue Tuesday across San Diego County as a high-pressure system moves west toward Southern California from the Great Basin in Nevada and Utah.
Rancho Penasquitos residents upset after wild party at Airbnb house
23 Jan 2018 at 8:10am
Residents in Rancho Penasquitos neighborhood are upset after they said a party at a house being rented out through Airbnb got way out of hand.
Outrage on Campus: Students walkout at Helix High over arrest
23 Jan 2018 at 7:17am
Hundreds of Helix High School students staged a walk- out Monday morning to protest police brutality after video emerged over the weekend on social media showing a La Mesa police officer on campus slamming a teenage girl to the ground.
Drivers heading South on I-5 toward Mexico will be rerouted due to construction
22 Jan 2018 at 8:52pm
Traffic heading south on Interstate 5 toward the Mexican inspection station will be rerouted to a newly constructed roadway beginning Thursday as part of ongoing construction at the border.
Former Marine guilty of manslaughter in crash that killed 2 UCSD med students
22 Jan 2018 at 7:29pm
A former Miramar-based Marine who drove drunk and caused a head-on freeway crash that killed two UCSD medical students was acquitted of murder Monday but convicted of gross vehicular manslaughter while intoxicated and DUI.
Firefighters knock down 3-alarm structure fire in Rolando
22 Jan 2018 at 5:21pm
An apartment complex under construction in Rolando went up in flames Monday, causing extensive damage, injuring one person and sending a thick column of black smoke into the sky near San Diego State University.