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San Diego Police: Twin fetuses found at wastewater treatment plant not viable

SAN DIEGO (CNS) - Police announced Friday that they have halted an investigation into the discovery of the remains of unborn twins found at a wastewater-treatment plant near San Diego Bay because the fetuses were not at a viable stage of development.


Toddler drowns after falling into pool; father arrested

SAN DIEGO — A father was arrested after his toddler drowned in a swimming pool in Del Cerro Thursday, authorities said. Around 7:30 p.m. Thursday, officers were called out to the 6500 block of Dwane Avenue where the 18-month-old had fallen into the pool and was not breathing, according to San Diego


Unemployment edges up in San Diego County

SAN DIEGO (CNS) - San Diego County's unadjusted unemployment edged up slightly to 3.7% in March despite both farm and nonfarm employment showing gains, according to figures released Friday by the California Employment Development Department.


Family Business: Main Street Donuts & Deli in El Cajon

EL CAJON (KUSI) – .In this Family Business Thursday, KUSI’s Allie Wagner was in El Cajon getting a closer look at Main Street Donuts & Deli!


Car connected to missing LA teen found in San Diego

SAN DIEGO — A vehicle connected to an Amber Alert involving a 15-year-old girl last seen in Torrance was recovered unoccupied Friday by police near the San Ysidro Port of Entry.


Weather will turn cool over Easter weekend in San Diego County

Cool, moist air will flow across San Diego County over the Easter weekend, bringing unseasonably low temperatures and possibly brief showers in the foothills and valleys, says the National Weather Service.


San Diego Sheriff’s responding to reports of accidental shooting of 12-year-old in Fallbrook

SAN DIEGO — San Diego Sheriff’s Department in Fallbrook are responding to the 900 block of Santa Margarita Drive in Fallbrook after reports that a 12-year-old was shot in the chest.


MAP: Cheapest Gas Prices in San Diego County

Roger Platt checks the price of gas every day. So when prices jump 61 cents in a month, Roger feels every penny. "It's the small business owner that really gets hit the worst," said Platt. Roger Platt owns Centurion Pest Control, a company with only three trucks but those trucks log hunderds of mile


Child Accidentally Shot by Cousin While Playing in RV: SDSO

A 12-year-old girl was accidentally shot by her 12-year-old cousin as the two played in an RV in the driveway of a Fallbrook home Friday afternoon. San Diego County Sheriff's Department Lt. Ricardo Lopez said the two children were in the RV while adults were inside the home on the 900 block of Santa


Woman wades into San Diego River to avoid police

SAN DIEGO — A woman waded into the river in Mission Valley to avoid police late Friday afternoon, officers said. The woman jumped into the San Diego River near Mission Center Road around 3:30 p.m. Police said the woman was homeless and had a misdemeanor warrant for her arrest. She waded into the riv


VIDEO: Two men caught on camera stealing $6,000 worth of construction equipment

CHULA VISTA, Calif., (KGTV) — Chula Vista Police is looking for two men caught on surveillance camera, stealing more than $6,000 worth of work equipment from a contractor’s trailer.


Police seeking teen find abandoned car near Mexican border

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Authorities looking for a 15-year-old girl who vanished with two murder suspects have found their car in San Diego near the Mexican border. The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department says Friday that the empty BMW sedan was found in the San Ysidro area, which is a major border cros


Missing California teen believed to be with murder suspects

Investigators in California are searching for a missing teenage girl believed to be with her mother and a man, both of whom are murder suspects. Alora Benitez, 15, was last seen Wednesday morning in Torrance, California, getting into a white BMW with Roman Cerratos and Maricela Mercado, according to


Court Rules Against Trump’s Attempt to Block California Law Limiting Law Enforcement’s Cooperation With Immigration Authorities

A federal appeals court ruled against the Trump administration’s attempt to block a California law that limits cooperation between law enforcement and federal immigration authorities.


Lifeguards searching San Diego River for woman wanted for questioning

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) — Lifeguards searched the San Diego River in Mission Valley Friday after police say a woman wanted for questioning escaped. As a search team helicopter hovered overhead, lifeguards paddled out into the San Diego River to search for the woman. Lifeguards appeared to be focusing their


Southern California forecast: Light drizzle expected Saturday morning

LOS ANGELES (KABC) -- Easter weekend will start off cool on Saturday, with light drizzle in some parts of Southern California. Los Angeles and Orange counties should get light rain in the morning before conditions turn to partly sunny skies with highs in the upper 60s.


Police: Daughter finds mother dead inside City Heights home

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) - Police are investigating the death of a woman whose body was found by her daughter in a City Heights home. At around 8 p.m. Thursday, a woman called 911 to report that she found her mother "injured and unresponsive" inside her home in the 4000 block of Estrella Avenue.


California man sets self on fire in Target parking lot: officials

A California man on Wednesday suffered third-degree burns to the front half of his body after he used a lighter to melt a gasoline-filled jug, fire officials said. The unintended immolation took place in a Target parking lot in Modesto, about 100 miles east of San Francisco. The man, who was not ide


Families forced to evacuate after fire erupts near UC San Diego Medical Center

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) - Several families staying at the Bannister Family House next to UC San Diego Medical Center were forced to evacuate early Friday morning after a fire destroyed a nearby storage building.


California 'house of horrors' parents sentenced to life in prison

The California “house of horrors” parents who abused and tortured 12 of their 13 children were sentenced to life in prison Friday with the possibility of parole after 25 years.