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It's Official: Manny Machado is a San Diego Padre
Manny Machado's first words at his San Diego Padres introductory news conference were succinct and fantastic:. "It's finally over. I'm finally a Padre." The Friars officially introduced their $300 Million Man on Friday morning at the Peoria Sports Complex with many people still in disbelief that it
Frost advisory issued for parts of San Diego County
SAN DIEGO (NEWS 8) – The National Weather Service on has issued a frost advisory from 10 p.m., Friday to 9 a.m., Saturday for the inland valleys of San Diego. Temperatures are expected to drop as low as 30 to 37 degrees in areas like Escondido, Valley Center and Ramona.
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.
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.
Explosions, fire in East Village prompt evacuations
Two explosions and fire downed a utility line and prompted police to evacuate some East Village apartment tenants Friday morning. No injuries were immediately reported at what police described was a transient camp at 28th Street between Island Avenue and Market Street.
6-car pileup jams rush hour traffic on SR-163
SAN DIEGO — A six-car pileup jammed traffic at the peak of rush hour Friday. The crash happened on southbound State Route 163 near Genesee Avenue in the Linda Vista area. Traffic was stopped back to Kearny Villa Road.
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
San Diego Explained: Encinitas' Affordable Housing Struggle
Voice of San Diego’s Jesse Marx and NBC 7’s Catherine Garcia unpack Encinitas’ ongoing legal problems over affordable housing. California Gov. Gavin Newsom has made clear that cities that fail to commit to building affordable housing will be in trouble. His actions are making Encinitas nervous.
Man grabs, chokes toddler on side of road: police
SAN DIEGO — A man was arrested Friday after he allegedly grabbed and choked a toddler on a Colina del Sol roadside, authorities reported. The suspect, whose name was not immediately available, assaulted the girl in the 4300 block of 50th Street about 11:30 a.m., according to San Diego police.
Search for shooter and answers one week after Kearny Mesa shooting
SAN DIEGO (NEWS 8) – One week ago as diners packed restaurants in a Kearny Mesa a shooting broke out in the parking lot of a strip mall on Convoy Street. According to police, two men got into an argument when one of them pulled out a gun and shot the other several times.
San Diego Airport Breaks Passenger Traffic Record for 5th Consecutive Year
San Diego International Airport broke its passenger traffic record for the fifth consecutive year, serving roughly 24 million passengers in 2018, the Airport Authority announced Friday.
Advice from CHP if you are heading to the snow
SAN DIEGO (NEWS 8) - If you look East, you can see the fresh dusting of snow on our local mountains thanks to this week's storm, and on Friday, Interstate 8 was closed for several hours Friday was crews worked to de-ice the road.
Celebrate National Margarita Day in San Diego
SAN DIEGO (KUSI) – Members from Hacienda Casa Blanca celebrated National Margarita Day with Good Morning San Diego. Owners Cindy and Tony Gomez discussed how to make the perfect margarita, including many different flavors and sizes.
California governor orders new DNA tests in case of Kevin Cooper, convicted in 1983 killings
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California Gov. Gavin Newsom ordered additional DNA testing Friday on evidence that a death-row inmate says will prove his innocence in a 35-year-old murder case that has drawn national attention.
Lockdown Lifted at Mission Bay High School
Mission Bay High School was placed on a nearly 1-hour lockdown Friday while school police investigated reports of a weapon on campus. San Diego Unified School District spokesperson Marisa Berumen confirmed the lockdown began around 9:45 a.m. At approximately 10:40 a.m., the lockdown had been lifted.
Ocean Beach: Man steals tip jar at Subway shop
SAN DIEGO (NEWS 8) - The owner of an Ocean Beach sandwich shop is sharing surveillance video of a man he says stole the employees tip jar. Maziar Boushehry says the theft happened this week at the Subway at 1916 Cable street in Ocean Beach.
Ban on Styrofoam, New Rules for Straws Begin Saturday in San Diego
A city ordinance banning polystyrene foam containers and regulating plastic straws and utensils in San Diego begins to take effect on Saturday. In stages over the next three months, polystyrene foam ice chests will vanish from beaches, and foam take-out containers from restaurants. Diners will have
Freezing temps across San Diego County prompts school closures
SAN DIEGO (CNS) - A cold air mass lingering over San Diego County Friday morning prompted the National Weather Service to issue a freeze warning for inland valley areas, as five rural school districts remain closed because of icy road conditions.
Man who shot at California cop previously deported, arrested but cops wouldn't honor ICE detainer, feds say
The illegal immigrant killed Sunday in a shootout with a California cop had been deported three times and arrested and released over ICE's objection on several occasions -- including cases involving the very department whose officer took him down in a dramatic exchange caught on her body cam.
San Diego police arrest suspect in January armed robbery spree
Robbery detectives on Thursday arrested a man suspected of holding up four San Diego businesses at gunpoint in a 10-day span last month, police said. The 27-year-old man is suspected of robbing employees at two Metro PCS stores on Jan. 22 and Jan. 23, and at a Shell gas station and Jack in the Box a