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U.S. military can wear uniform in San Diego gay pride parade: Defense Departmentupdated: Fri Jul 20 2012 05:27:00

The U.S. Department of Defense is giving the go-ahead to all active-duty military personnel to wear their uniform to march in a gay pride parade in San Diego on Saturday, the first time such approval has been given in the United States.

Watch 'fireworks fail' in San Diegoupdated: Thu Jul 05 2012 07:49:00

San Diego's "Big Bay Boom" fireworks show went off in under 60 seconds after a glitch set them all off at the same time.

San Diego fireworks go kaboom then fizzle -- prematurely updated: Thu Jul 05 2012 07:49:00

When most of the country was going ooh and aah over Fourth of July fireworks displays, San Diego spectators were treated to a spectacle that lit up the night sky -- for all of 15 seconds.

Man boards plane without ticket or security check in San Diegoupdated: Wed May 30 2012 21:13:00

Hours after being released from jail, a man walked through an emergency door at San Diego International Airport, onto the tarmac and sat down on a United Express plane Tuesday, according to San Diego authorities.

4 found dead in suburban San Diego condo hours into new yearupdated: Sun Jan 01 2012 16:55:00

Four people were found dead in and around a suburban San Diego condominium early Sunday, apparently killed by gunfire that broke out in the first few hours of 2012, police said.

Authorities: Tons of drugs went through cross-border tunnelupdated: Thu Nov 17 2011 13:18:00

A nondescript white warehouse building in southern California hid a sophisticated drug smuggling tunnel that traffickers used to transport tons of marijuana from Mexico into the United States, authorities said.

Police, 'Occupy' protesters clashupdated: Fri Oct 14 2011 22:47:00

Police forcefully remove tents used for protesters to camp out in San Diego as part of the "Occupy" movement.

Man detained in California interstate shootingsupdated: Tue Oct 04 2011 15:18:00

Police detained a man near Los Angeles after someone spotted him driving a car wanted in connection with a spate of interstate shootings near San Diego, a California Highway Patrol spokesman said Tuesday.

San Diego police search for highway gunmanupdated: Mon Oct 03 2011 16:22:00

Police in San Diego, California, warned residents near a major interstate Monday to stay alert for a highway gunman considered "very dangerous."

CNNMoney: 'I can't flip this house'updated: Thu Sep 29 2011 05:32:00

Buy a home on the cheap and flip it for big profits? That dream is all but dead.

More than 1.5 million in the dark in California, Arizona, Mexicoupdated: Fri Sep 09 2011 10:29:00

A power outage Thursday left more than 1.5 million people in the dark in parts of Southern California, Arizona and Mexico as authorities scrambled to figure out what happened and how to get the lights back on.

Military members march in San Diego gay pride paradeupdated: Sun Jul 17 2011 00:08:00

Roughly 200 active-duty and retired U.S. service members marched in the San Diego gay pride parade Saturday, marking the first time in the parade's history that a military contingent took part.

Police: Border Patrol agent fatally shoots rock-throwing migrantupdated: Wed Jun 22 2011 21:34:00

San Diego police and FBI officials are investigating the fatal shooting of a Mexican man by a U.S. Border Patrol agent during a rock-throwing altercation at the border fence, authorities said Wednesday.

CNNMoney: The resurgence of San Diego's Little Italyupdated: Mon Apr 11 2011 05:14:00

Walk down Little Italy's main drag and you see coffee-sipping window shoppers brush past old Italian men relaxing in the spotless piazza. New businesses keep popping up, the restaurants are packed and condo construction is in full swing here in downtown San Diego.

Four ways to have a whale of a timeupdated: Wed Mar 30 2011 10:08:00

They are the largest animals on the planet and spend around 90% of their lives underwater, surfacing to breathe for only fleeting moments.

Boat capsizes in San Diego, killing two and injuring sevenupdated: Mon Mar 28 2011 07:42:00

Two men died and seven people were injured Sunday when a sailboat capsized off the west end of Shelter Island in San Diego, officials said.

Two dead after sailboat capsizesupdated: Mon Mar 28 2011 07:42:00

Two men are dead and seven others injured after a sailboat capsized near San Diego.

The trouble with public pensions? Ask San Diegoupdated: Fri Feb 25 2011 07:35:00

Who would have thought it? Wisconsin is the San Diego of the Midwest.

Police: Taxi cab hits crowd outside San Diego clubupdated: Sat Feb 12 2011 21:40:00

The driver of a taxi cab that plowed into nightclub patrons in San Diego's popular Gaslamp district, injuring two dozen people, was roughed up by the angry crowd, authorities said Saturday.

SeaWorld to reopen 'Dine with Shamu' showupdated: Fri Jan 14 2011 19:09:00

SeaWorld says its "Dine with Shamu" killer whale show is reopening, nearly a year after it closed following the death of a trainer.

'Sophisticated' border tunnel leads to seizure of tons of potupdated: Wed Dec 01 2010 05:23:00

The discovery of a "sophisticated" tunnel between a Mexican eat-in kitchen and two Southern California warehouses led authorities on both sides of the U.S.-Mexico border to arrest at least nine suspects and seize between 20 and 30 tons of marijuana.

Inside a Mexican border drug tunnelupdated: Wed Dec 01 2010 05:23:00

Anderson Cooper takes you inside an underground border tunnel where more then 20 tons of pot was recently seized.

Resupplied cruise ship is being towed to San Diegoupdated: Tue Nov 09 2010 22:50:00

A U.S. Navy aircraft carrier resupplied a crippled cruise ship that is slowly being towed to San Diego, California, officials said Tuesday evening.

Why is my scalp so itchy?updated: Mon Oct 25 2010 08:27:00

My scalp has been itching really bad for about two months. I don't have lice or a flaky scalp; it's not even red. Any idea what would cause this?

Mexicans protest death of migrant in U.S. custodyupdated: Fri Jun 04 2010 11:37:00

About 5,000 Mexican motorists along the border near San Diego, California, protested the death of an illegal immigrant last week while in the custody of U.S. border agents, the Notimex news agency reported.

Officials: Immigrant smugglers used fake prisoner vanupdated: Tue May 04 2010 13:40:00

At first glance, the van carrying 10 people looked like it was owned by a San Diego tour company. But a California deputy took a second glance last week and discovered something quite different.

People.com: Couples Watch: Tori & Dean's Family Getawayupdated: Mon Apr 05 2010 13:07:00

• Tori Spelling and hubby Dean McDermott escaped L.A. for a family getaway at The US Grant, a hotel in downtown San Diego, with their kids, Stella and Liam. The foursome dined at the Grant Grill, and the adults ordered mock turtle soup, poached egg salad, Kingfish and the sea bass. And for the kids? Organic granola bars and cheddar goldfish.

Is my son's widespread upper-body rash really rosacea?updated: Mon Mar 08 2010 08:47:00

I have a preadolescent son who has developed a rash on his abdomen, shoulders/top of his arms, chest area, upper/lower back and portions of his neck, but NOT on his face. He is not itchy or in pain, but we waited a few days and then took him to his pediatrician. They said it is rosacea. Is it possible for it to be this widespread?

Mexican smugglers use Pacific as new routeupdated: Wed Sep 23 2009 20:50:00

Mexican smugglers trying to find new routes into the United States are turning increasingly to the Pacific Ocean for a short sail to the California coast, where they drop off illegal immigrants and marijuana, U.S. officials say.

Travel on the cheap when everyone else is in schoolupdated: Fri Sep 11 2009 11:37:00

If you're toting a stroller and diaper bag or home-school assignments while everyone else is waiting for the school bus, your family may be ready for some low-hassle travel.

Raise a glass to 'beer country'updated: Thu Aug 27 2009 09:36:00

When it comes to taking spirited vacations, wandering a vineyard falls flat in the face of handcrafted brew. With more than 1,500 breweries across the United States, beer is not just a drink -- it's a destination.

Fortune: Expensive homes miss the recoveryupdated: Fri Aug 07 2009 14:44:00

In recent weeks, mortgage brokers, bankers, and even Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke have been talking about a housing rebound later this year. And the figures seem to back up their optimism: New home sales rose 11% in June for the third consecutive month.

San Diego: The new super-yacht capital?updated: Thu Mar 05 2009 12:01:00

It carries the nickname "America's Finest City," and right now it appears San Diego is living up to the hype.

Making the most of hotel alternativesupdated: Mon Mar 02 2009 15:51:00

There's probably no better way of pinching your vacation pennies than sleeping on a friend's sofa or camping out. But you don't have to rough it to afford your next getaway.

Congressman: Pilot followed procedure in deadly crashupdated: Thu Dec 11 2008 18:46:00

A military pilot whose jet crashed into a suburban San Diego home, killing four, followed procedure and ejected from the plane as the troubled aircraft went down, a California congressman said Thursday.

Officials: 3 dead after military jet crashupdated: Tue Dec 09 2008 08:47:00

A grandmother, mother and her child died when a military fighter jet crashed into a house in San Diego Monday, igniting a huge fireball, CNN's San Diego affiliates and the San Diego Union Tribune are reporting.

Viewers weigh in on making the most of the holidaysupdated: Fri Dec 05 2008 10:22:00

Angel parties, church bazaar shopping, promise-coupons and ... Dumpster-diving? On the CNN Newsroom, we invited viewers to send in ideas for saving money on gifts this holiday season. Some of the responses just may inspire you and help you save some crucial crash in the credit crunch this Christmas.

People.com: Matthew McConaughey Jumps Behind the Bar in San Diegoupdated: Wed Sep 10 2008 11:47:00

• Matthew McConaughey, hopping behind the bar and mixing up a vodka soda at the Hard Rock Hotel in San Diego. When he wasn't playing mixmaster, or talking up his movie Surfer Dude, the actor relaxed in a poolside cabana and hit up the Moonstone Lounge at night.

Time.com: San Diego Walkway Collapse Hurts 16updated: Thu Aug 28 2008 17:00:00

A block-long covered walkway next to a construction scaffold collapsed on Thursday, trapping and injuring 16 pedestrians, three critically

Three charged in federal courthouse blastupdated: Wed Aug 06 2008 21:30:00

Three people have been charged in connection with pipe-bombings at a federal courthouse and a FedEx distribution center in San Diego this year, authorities said Wednesday.

Time.com: Comic-Con: And the Winner Is ...updated: Mon Jul 28 2008 16:00:00

The highs and lows of the annual pop-culture fiesta, from Hugh Jackman's surprise appearance to Star Trek's no-show

The American Riviera by trainupdated: Tue May 20 2008 10:48:00

There's no way I'm reading now that the train has reached the ocean.

Hotel explosion injures 14updated: Tue May 20 2008 10:40:00

An explosion at a hotel under construction in San Diego injured at least 14 people.

San Diego beaches shut down after fatal shark attackupdated: Sat Apr 26 2008 08:03:00

Beaches along the San Diego, California, coast will be closed Saturday after a 66-year-old man was fatally attacked by what authorities suspect was a great white shark.

Taking the kids: Save money by trading housesupdated: Mon Apr 21 2008 11:34:00

A cottage in the English countryside or a flat in Paris, a deluxe Caribbean villa or a house with a pool in Orlando, San Diego, Canada, Colorado, New York City or San Francisco. Take your pick for summer vacation. Price is no concern. It won't cost you a penny -- Really.

Time.com: Stem Cell Lab Planned for San Diegoupdated: Mon Apr 21 2008 10:00:00

A new nonprofit institution plans to build a $115 million stem cell research facility in San Diego that would open by 2010

Barnstorming the San Diego coastline updated: Mon Mar 31 2008 08:28:00

Goggles -- check. Helmet -- check. Headset -- check. "Bronco, I'm ready for takeoff." The engine rumbles, the propeller spins, and the faint smell of fuel rises around me.

SI.com: Andy Staples: Inspired by W. Kentucky, USD took their own miracleupdated: Fri Mar 21 2008 19:37:00

TAMPA, Fla. -- San Diego players stood in a hallway Friday afternoon watching Western Kentucky play Drake on a small television monitor. As he watched the Hilltoppers' Ty Rogers sink an overtime buzzer-beater to stun the Bulldogs, San Diego guard De'Jon Jackson's imagination ran wild.

Cruise ship illnessupdated: Tue Feb 26 2008 12:21:00

A Holland America cruise ship returns to port with more than 100 people suffering from severe flu-like symptoms. KFMB reports.

Time.com: After the Fires -- A Housing Rebound? updated: Fri Oct 26 2007 16:00:00

San Diego's slumping housing market may get a short-term boost from people looking for new homes, but for how long?

Firefighters gain ground in California, but death toll risesupdated: Thu Oct 25 2007 22:37:00

Favorable weather and firefighter reinforcements helped ease the fire danger in parts of Southern California Thursday, but the human toll from the disaster was still coming to light.

Fire's 'utter devastation'updated: Tue Oct 23 2007 23:05:00

A San Diego fire battalion chief tells CNN's Dan Simon that this is the worst fire he's seen in 36 years.

'Slow avalanche' gobbles road, homes in San Diego updated: Fri Oct 05 2007 08:20:00

More than 100 homes in an upscale San Diego community were evacuated after a landslide about 60 yards wide pulled the earth from beneath a three-lane road and some of the multimillion-dollar homes that adorn it.

SI.com: Call for continuityupdated: Tue Feb 20 2007 14:23:00

Normally, I am not in favor of hiring a coach with a career record of 24 games below .500, a coach who, as T.J. Simers so cuttingly put it this morning in the Los Angeles Times, is a less inspiring hire than a wax likeness of Tom Landry.

SI.com: Late Chargeupdated: Mon Feb 12 2007 22:45:00

As shocking as it was to learn of San Diego's firing of Marty Schottenheimer Monday night, looking back now, the real surprise was that the Chargers head coach survived in his job into the second week of February to begin with.

FSB: Chasing the American dreamupdated: Tue Feb 06 2007 13:26:00

Political refugees flee the worst places on earth to launch businesses in America.

FSB: Chasing the Dreamupdated: Thu Feb 01 2007 00:01:00

LIKE MOST ENTREPRENEURS, Hajia Kangame rarely dwells on the past. She stays plenty busy running her San Diego handicraft business and raising four daughters. But Kangame, 37, will never forget the ...

Lights burning brightly in San Diego's Gaslamp Quarterupdated: Wed Jan 24 2007 12:52:00

Not long after surviving the shootout at the O.K. Corral, gunslinger Wyatt Earp moved from Tombstone, Arizona, to San Diego's Stingaree district, which in the 1880s was full of saloons and brothels. A century later, the downtown neighborhood -- redubbed the Gaslamp Quarter -- had become a different sort of Wild West, notorious for topless bars, boarded-up buildings, and high crime levels.

SI.com: Patriot gamesupdated: Sun Jan 14 2007 18:54:00

I could write about the New England-San Diego game forever, and I just might dwell on them a little longer than usual before I get to the other playoff winners and losers.

Fortune: Buyers: Drive a hard bargainupdated: Tue Dec 12 2006 14:39:00

Shim and Neesa Patel were ready to pounce on a brand-new home in San Diego early this year. It was a 4,300-square-foot Spanish colonial coming on the market for $1.2 million. But two months before the house became available, Shim, a 35-year-old engineer for Qualcomm (Neesa is 30), noticed that local home sales had more or less ground to a halt.

The globe-trotting MBAupdated: Wed Nov 22 2006 09:15:00

The modern maxim that business is a global affair is one repeated endlessly in management schools. Now students can study for an MBA that practices what it preaches.

Business 2.0: Spring Into Actionupdated: Mon May 01 2006 00:01:00

The cherry blossoms are out, and lush green hills are beckoning from coast to coast. So now's the time to stop hibernating in musty hotel gyms and get outside. Whether your next business trip takes...

FSB: Business Medicsupdated: Thu Feb 02 2006 04:14:00

Urban Miyares returned from the Vietnam war in 1968 with nerve damage and diabetes. Blindness came later. When he couldn't find employment, it made him angry. So the New York City native founded a ...

Fortune: STAY CLASSY, SAN DIEGO!updated: Mon Nov 28 2005 00:01:00

MOST FOLKS PROBABLY HAVE certain images in mind when they think about San Diego. A gentle breeze blowing off the Pacific. Aircraft carriers idling at their berths. Well-fed folks lining up putts on...

Fortune: Watching the bubble detectivesupdated: Mon Oct 31 2005 00:01:00

TOM BARRACK IS HARDLY the only investment pro anxious about the U.S. housing market. Federal Reserve chairman Alan Greenspan has expressed concerns, as have many Wall Street prognosticators who sca...

Money Magazine: Boomtown USAupdated: Wed Jun 01 2005 00:01:00

Twenty-four-year-old Kelly Pearson says the $580,000 ranch-style house she bought near downtown San Diego last August is a dream come true. Itisnice: 1,450 square feet, four bedrooms, two baths, cr...

72 holes in 72 hours: San Diegoupdated: Thu Mar 24 2005 11:56:00

Visiting San Diego, California, any time of the year is a pleasure, mainly because the weather rarely is anything other than perfect. That, of course, makes it easier to plan a golf vacation, especially if you're looking for a getaway during a dreary winter.

Business 2.0: 4 Living High on the High-Riseupdated: Tue Mar 01 2005 00:01:00

The Strategy: Maximize Downtown Real Estate Minimum Investment: $100 million

4 dead in San Diego military plane crashupdated: Thu Mar 11 2004 12:32:00

A military plane crashed Wednesday night about a half-mile short of the runway as it attempted to land at the Marine Corps Air Station Miramar in San Diego, California, killing all four aboard, authorities said.

Money Magazine: Will I Owe Taxes If I Donate My Traditional Ira to My Church's Building Fund?updated: Thu Jan 01 2004 00:01:00

Q. Is it possible to avoid taxes if I make a charitable gift of my traditional IRA? Our church is in the middle of a building program, and I would like to make a significant contribution soon. I'm ...

Business 2.0: Tomorrow's User Interfaceupdated: Tue Jul 01 2003 00:01:00

Part science fair, part art exhibit, the Siggraph conference provides an intriguing window on the future of interactive design. This year's confab, which begins on July 27 in San Diego, explores wh...

Money Magazine: Give the guy a (tax) break? updated: Sun May 01 1994 00:01:00

You're a tough bunch, you MONEY readers. A fellow complains a little, and you climb all over him. At least that's what happened to San Diego surgeon Richard Richley (pictured above). He told us in ...

Money Magazine: Mailbox alert MAIL THEFT ALERT PROTECT YOUR PAPERS NOW updated: Mon Nov 01 1993 00:01:00

Don't leave loan or credit-card applications in your home mailbox for pickup. Cities like Chicago, New Orleans and San Diego report rises in raids on mailboxes by thieves searching for credit-card ...

Fortune: WHY BUSTERS HATE BOOMERS There's a new generation gap, and it can hurt a company's effectiveness. To overcome the tension, beginupdated: Mon Oct 04 1993 00:01:00

HATE TO BREAK this to you, boomers, but among twentysomethings gathering in bars, coffee houses, and Lollapalooza festivals across America, bashing you folks has become the new national pastime. So...

Money Magazine: Two books worth a look; new car-leasing plans; reverse mortgages; a visit to a wild stock exchange. Good Read BOOKS THAT COULD Eupdated: Tue Sep 01 1992 00:01:00

Two new books, each distinctly different in style and attitude, contain helpful tips on increasing your net worth: Wealth: An Owner's Manual by Michael Stolper with Everett Mattlin (HarperBusiness,...

Money Magazine: CHALLENGING A SMART MOVE updated: Mon Jul 01 1991 00:01:00

Regarding your suggested smart moves for home buyers and owners in May: Your No. 1 money-saving tip when remodeling a home is to get a home-equity loan and spare your savings. Is it any wonder that...

Fortune: A movie fan at the EEOC, protection for murderers, Big Labor's latest lament, and other matters. GREAT MOMENTS IN LAW ENFORCEMENupdated: Mon Jan 14 1991 00:01:00

Eleven National City ((near San Diego)) police officers were caught cheating on a promotion exam, but no disciplinary action was taken against them because they were never instructed not to cheat, ...

Money Magazine: HOW TO BUY TREASURIES updated: Tue Mar 01 1988 00:01:00

In your December Investing Basics department, you neglected to mention that Treasury securities are exempt from state income taxes. This can add the equivalent of about a point to the interest rate...

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