Sandra Phillips is a digital content producer for Fox 5 San Diego.


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    Mammoth Mountain boasts deepest snow base in North America

    Snow continued to fall Wednesday on Mammoth Mountain for the eighth straight day of the storm cycle making it the deepest base of snow in North America, according to the Mammoth Mountain snow report.

  • Amanda Willis (WINK reporter)

    ‘It was insane’: Maid of honor turns Florida wedding into nightmare

    CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. — It was supposed to be the best day of their life. Instead, their maid of honor got arrested and is facing several charges from a wedding day gone wrong. The Charlotte County ceremony has been described as beautiful, but when the reception kicked off, guests said the maid of honor Amanda Willis hit the bottle hard — and almost hit the best man with his own car. The wedding pictures tell the story of a content couple Brian […]

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    Why so many people hate Obamacare

    WASHINGTON – Just saying the word Obamacare prompts many Americans to roll their eyes, mutter curses or launch into a tirade. President Obama signed the polarizing health care reform law nearly seven years ago. Designed to make health insurance more affordable and universal, Obamacare has attracted both enthusiastic supporters who say it saved their lives and saved them money and passionate opponents who decry the hefty premiums and the mandate that requires nearly all Americans get health insurance. Related: Obamacare […]

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    Civil rights group plans San Diego march for MLK Day

    SAN DIEGO – A group of civil rights advocates announced Wednesday that they will hold a march in downtown San Diego on Martin Luther King Jr. Day to push for issues such as civil rights, police reform and helping the homeless. At a news conference to announce the march, the Rev. Shane Harris of the National Action Network’s San Diego chapter said the election of Donald Trump as president and his subsequent cabinet appointments were “a blow” to civil rights. […]

  • Ladainian Tomlinson

    Ladainian Tomlinson, Don Coryell among NFL Hall of Fame finalists

    Ladainian Tomlinson and the late Don Coryell are one step closer to the pro-football Hall of Fame.

  • John Michael Neuhart II

    Navy officer’s rape hearing postponed after argument over video

    SAN DIEGO – A cell phone video taken by a former U.S. Navy commander accused of trying to rape a colleague at her Valencia Park home should not be admitted into evidence because a search warrant obtained by detectives forced the defendant to give up the pass code to unlock the phone, his attorney told a judge Thursday. John Michael Neuhart II, 39, is charged with assault with intent to commit rape during a residential burglary and other counts in […]

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    North Carolina man dies trying to revive wife with CPR

    STANLY COUNTY, N.C. — A North Carolina man died while trying to revive his wife by administering CPR, the Stanly News & Press reports. Johnny Hatley, 67, found his wife, 66-year-old Teresa Hatley, unresponsive on the floor in their home Sunday, the report said. Johnny gave his life administering CPR to his wife, who was believed to have already died. First responders told family members Johnny died of a heart attack while attempting to revive his wife, the News & […]

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    ‘Multiple fatalities’ after elementary school bus crashes in Tennessee

    This is still an active scene. 23 patients were transported to local hospitals via ambulances. #ChattFire pic.twitter.com/7lCNicEkWx — Chattanooga FireDept (@ChattFireDept) November 21, 2016 CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — Multiple fatalities have been reported and many students are hurt after an elementary school bus packed with children crashed and wrapped around a tree in Chattanooga, Tennessee. There were 35 students on the bus at the time of the crash, WDEF reported. Both WDEF and WREG are reporting that at least 12 have died […]

  • Richard Sepolio appears in court on November 2, 2016.

    Bail kept at $2M for Navy sailor accused of deadly Chicano Park crash

    Defense attorneys claim 24-year-old Richard Sepolio was not under the influence and was trying to pass a car whose driver was attempting to cut him off when he was forced over a concrete wall.