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Downtown San Diego Gas Leak Forces Evacuations of Dozens of Businesses

A ruptured gas line prompted hundreds of evacuations along a street filled with businesses in downtown San Diego Saturday, officials said. The gas leak was reported around 1 p.m. near Fifth Avenue and E Street. The area is home to dozens of restaurants, bars and small businesses.


Here's how cold it got before dawn Saturday in San Diego County

Temperatures dropped into the 20s and 30s before dawn on Saturday as cold air continued to linger over San Diego County. But the region is beginning a slow warming trend. Saturday’s daytime high in San Diego will be 61.


City of San Diego: What happens if your car is damaged by a pothole?

SAN DIEGO (NEWS 8) – A pothole here. A pothole there. The City of San Diego says it has seen a spike in reports of potholes due to recent winter storms. With cracks and holes popping up at random, it has been tough for drivers to plan their routes around them – even when they try to avoid them.


Car Plunges Into Upper Otay Reservoir

Officials geared up Saturday to fish a car out of the Upper Otay Reservoir in Chula Vista after the vehicle plunged into the water. An official told NBC 7 a fully submerged car was reported in the water near Otay Lakes and Wueste roads just after 9:45 a.m. The Chula Vista Police Department, Chula Vi


San Diego's polystyrene, single-use plastic ban starts Saturday

SAN DIEGO (CNS) - The first phase of the city of San Diego's ordinance banning polystyrene foam and single-use plastics will go into effect on Saturday. Under the first phase, food vendors and restaurants will be barred from giving patrons plastic items such as utensils and straws unless they ask fo


Officials warn mountain roads still dangerous after snowy week

SAN DIEGO -- Roadways blanketed by heavy snowfall have reopened in the mountains east of San Diego, but with chain restrictions in place for the highway heading up to Palomar Mountain from Route 76.


Mid-City neighbor helps fight off man choking four-year-old girl

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) - San Diego Police officers arrested a man for attacking a four-year-old girl outside an apartment complex on the 4300 block of 50th Street. According to witnesses, the little girl’s father was dropping the girl off at her grandmother’s home around 11:30. Before the grandmother coul


Construction Begins on 15th Littoral Combat Ship Bound for San Diego

Construction of the future USS Canberra, the 30th littoral combat ship and 15th in the class bound for San Diego, began Friday at the Austal USA shipyard in Alabama. The futuristic, trimaran-hull LCS 30 will be the second Navy vessel to bear the name of Australia’s capital city.


Bomb Squad Called; School Lockdown: Oceanside, SD Co. Police Log

SAN DIEGO COUNTY, CA – The following is a collection of police, courtroom and fire stories from this week across San Diego County. The campus on Grand Avenue in San Diego was locked down after a caller reported a weapon, officials said.


4 New Homes Foreclosed In The San Diego Area

SAN DIEGO, CA — Are you hoping to buy a new house, but can't find anything in your price range? Don't lose hope yet. A tour of the latest foreclosed homes in the San Diego area might be your best bet!


Motorists still at risk as hundreds head to the mountains

SAN DIEGO (CNS) - Roadways blanketed by heavy snowfall have reopened in the mountains east of San Diego, but with chain restrictions in place for the highway heading up to Palomar Mountain from Route 76.


San Diego doctor denies sexually assaulting unconscious patients

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) - A local doctor is accused of sexually assaulting patients who were under anesthesia. In an exclusive interview, 10News investigative reporter Jennifer Kastner spoke to a former patient who says he was abused. She also sat down with the accused doctor for an interview. The doctor w


Animals Keep Getting Stuck in Southern California

A cat in a cinder block wall? How about a tortoise underneath a house? A cougar in a tree? Believe it or not, animals continue to get stuck all across Southern California, and in almost every place you could imagine. Luckily a few locals have been there to help these critters get loose and out of a


Could Manny Machado be the start of a beautiful L.A.-to-San Diego relationship?

No, it’s not the fact that the Padres ponied up a reported $300 million this week to bring the coveted free agent and former Dodger to San Diego. Although the news that the Padres (the Padres!) were responsible for the richest free agent deal in the history of American sports came as a pleasant shoc


1 person killed in Alpine shooting

SAN DIEGO — A person was killed in a shooting in Alpine Saturday, the San Diego County Sheriff’s Department confirmed. The shooting happened around 2 p.m. on Victoria Drive, not far from Interstate 8 in the mountain town.


Poway Mayor Steve Vaus pursues new role in San Diego

SAN DIEGO (KUSI)- Poway Mayor Steve Vaus is pursuing a new role in San Diego. He will be running for the District 2 Seat of the San Diego County Board of Supervisors in 2020. He joined the show this morning talk more about it.


Man sentenced for deadly stabbing

SAN DIEGO — A man who fatally stabbed an acquaintance at the victim’s home in Clairemont was sentenced Friday to 16 years in state prison. Brandon Ingram, 34, pleaded guilty last month to voluntary manslaughter in the Nov. 21, 2016, stabbing death of 31-year-old Brandon Labastida.


Laotian-style barbecue comes to Southern California

Good morning. Unless you’re one of the lucky folks who are reading this from Mammoth, it’s a good weekend to stay home and do some cooking, maybe curl up with a blanket — yes, this is cold for us — and a stack of cookbooks. We can help with that last part, as we have a story about the couple who run


San Diego startup impounds wayward e-scooters

SAN DIEGO — Morning showers had moved far enough east that hung-over tourists were beginning to stretch into the winter sun. The lunchtime crowd was catching a whiff of the first patties at Woody's Breakfast and Burgers as the nearby boardwalk was beginning to buzz with the usual odds and ends — gra


Snow in San Diego! Here's what you'll need and where to go for snow

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) — Now that snow has fallen in San Diego County, many will head up to the mountains and East County to enjoy a taste of winter. That means trips up to Palomar Mountain, Mt. Laguna, Alpine, and Julian to frolic in the fresh, fluffy snow. But, that also means being prepared.