A sea lion sent to SeaWorld San Diego from the oil spill at Refugio State Beach has died, but two other animals that were covered with oil continue to be treated, park officials said Saturday.
After he was killed in Fallouja, Iraq, in 2006, Marine Lt. Nathan Krissoff was praised by other Marines as a young man who was charismatic yet humble, a natural leader.
A Navy jet skidded off the runway at North Island Naval Air Station in Coronado on Friday afternoon and went into San Diego Bay, the Navy said.
The number of workers cleaning the coastline after the Santa Barbara County oil spill is expected to swell to more than 700 Friday as the response continues to ramp up, officials said.
The second Marine from the Camp Pendleton-based 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit to die from injuries sustained in Sunday's aircraft crash during training in Hawaii has been identified.
The shootout that left a San Diego police officer wounded and a suspected gunman dead may prove to be the first high-profile incident in which body cameras worn by San Diego officers are key in determining what happened.
One Marine remained in critical condition Monday and three others were still hospitalized one day after their aircraft crashed in Hawaii, killing one Marine, the Marine Corps said.
In hopes of persuading the Chargers to stay in San Diego, a mayoral committee Monday proposed a financial plan for building an approximately $1.1-billion NFL stadium -- a plan that includes major public contributions but not a tax increase.