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  • Authorities resume search for missing 75-year-old woman in Julian

    JULIAN, Calif. – The search resumed for a 75-year-old woman with Alzheimer’s disease, who went missing from the Pinezanita RV Park and Campgrounds in Julian. Sally Estabrook was last seen around 4 p.m. Saturday at the 26.5-acre campground in the 4400 block of state Route 79, north of Harrison Park Road, according to a sheriff’s department statement. She apparently walked off while her husband was showering, and he called the sheriff’s department to report her missing shortly before 5 p.m. […]

  • Chargers host “Salute to Breast Cancer Awareness” at Qualcomm Stadium

    SAN DIEGO – The San Diego Chargers will conduct a “Salute to Breast Cancer Awareness” against the New York Jets at Qualcomm Stadium, with players, coaches and referees wearing pink game apparel. The salute will also include on-field and in-stadium branding and 35 breast cancer survivors taking to the field to participate in pregame activities, including forming a human pink ribbon for the national anthem. Much of the pink apparel worn by players and coaches, along with special game balls […]

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    Motorcyclist seriously injured in San Marcos crash

    SAN MARCOS, Calif. – A motorcyclist sustained serious injuries in a two-vehicle crash in San Marcos. The motorcyclist was headed north on Bingham Street around 10:45 a.m., and crashed into a Toyota Camry. The sedan apparently turned into the bike’s path as the driver steered towards a parking lot at the corner of Bingham Street and Los Vallecitos Boulevard, sheriff’s Deputy Mark Jamason said. The motorcyclist was ejected and sustained a compound fracture to his lower right leg, Jamason said. […]

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    Police seek suspects in home invasion robbery

    SAN DIEGO – Two gunwielding men burst into a man’s new downtown apartment and robbed him of cash and a cell phone, a police sergeant said. The 35-year-old victim was inside the unlocked apartment at 900 F St. shortly after 8 p.m. Friday. The two suspects came in and demanded his property, according to San Diego police Sgt. Brad O’Donnell. The resident handed over his phone and some cash, and the suspects took off on F Street, O’Donnell said. The […]

  • Heat wave to bring triple-digit temps this week

    SAN DIEGO, Calif. – Hot weather is going to roast San Diego later this week, as high pressure slowly builds over Southern California, with temperatures soaring into the triple digits in some parts by next weekend, forecasters said. Temperatures are expected to creep up over the workweek and could reach as much as 15 degrees above average in portions of San Diego County over the weekend, according to the National Weather Service. Conditions are expected to be less humid than […]

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    U.S. splits emerge as Obama admits ISIS threat was misjudged

    Washington (CNN) – A week after U.S.-led airstrikes in Syria began, lawmakers continued to question President Barack Obama’s strategy for defeating the militant group ISIS, which he admitted in a televised interview Sunday was more powerful than the U.S. initially believed. Echoing sentiments also expressed by James Clapper, the head of U.S. intelligence services, Obama said the government “underestimated what had been taking place in Syria” during its civil war, allowing Syria to become “ground zero for jihadists around the […]

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    1 killed in multi-vehicle crash in Encinitas

    ENCINITAS, Calif. – A three-vehicle chain reaction crash on Interstate 5 in Encinitas left one person dead, another injured and a third driver hiding from law enforcement officers. The crashes began shortly before 3 a.m. when a 2014 Acura ILX sedan rolled over for unknown reasons in the northbound lanes north of Encinitas Boulevard, according to California Highway Patrol Officer Jim Bettencourt. The wrecked sedan came to a rest on its roof in the middle of the freeway. The Acura’s […]

  • National Prescription Drug Take Back Day underway

    SAN DIEGO, Calif. – People with expired or unused prescription drugs can safely dispose of them during the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration’s ninth and final “National Prescription Take Back.” Law enforcement agencies, military bases, hospitals, universities and businesses across the San Diego area will accept dropped-off medications between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m., according to the DEA. The service is free and anonymous, with no questions asked. Last October, the federal agency collected about 9,200 pounds of unused prescription drugs […]

  • Firecrews battle Oceanside structure fire; estimated $1M in damages

    OCEANSIDE, Calif. – An early morning fire at an Oceanside a motor repair shop sent a firefighter to a hospital and caused about $1 million in damage to that business, a neighboring one and an attached apartment. Fire crews were dispatched shortly after 2:30 a.m. to 1119 S. Cleveland St as reports of flames were coming from the commercial business and its owner’s upstairs residence, Battalion Chief Felipe Rodriguez said. About 40 firefighters from Oceanside, Carlsbad and Vista had the […]