San Diego County Sheriff’s Department

San Diego Mayor Bob Filner speaks after agreeing to resign at a city council meeting Friday, Aug. 23, 2013, in San Diego. Filner agreed to resign on Aug. 30, bowing to enormous pressure after lurid sexual harassment allegations brought by at least 17 women eroded his support after just nine months on the job. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

Former San Diego mayor booked into jail, released

SAN DIEGO (AP) – Former San Diego Mayor Bob Filner was booked into jail and then released on charges of false imprisonment and battery. San Diego County Sheriff’s Lt. Dave Schaller says Filner arrived just […]

10/19/2013

Greg Timms, left, signs a petition to recall San Diego Mayor Bob Filner, alongside Tana Piontek, right, at a stand set up in the parking lot of a shopping center Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2013, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

Mayor’s fate unknown after settlement proposal

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A tentative deal has been reached involving the sexual harassment lawsuit against San Diego Mayor Bob Filner but it’s unclear whether the agreement includes his resignation, something demanded by a chorus […]

08/22/2013

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Hannah Anderson says she texted DiMaggio before abduction

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The San Diego teen whose mother and brother were killed by a family friend said on national television Thursday that she once confided with the man about troubles with her mother […]

08/22/2013

This screen shot taken from the ask.fm website shows a social media page of Hanna Anderson. Anderson, the 16-year-old California girl kidnapped by a close family friend suspected of killing her mother and 8-year-old brother, went online barely 48 hours after her rescue Saturday, Aug. 10, 2013, and started fielding hundreds of questions through the social media site. During the lengthy series of posts, a questioner asked Anderson to post a photo and she complied. The image shows her with a wide smile. (AP Photo/ask.fm)

Kidnapped Calif. teen says captor deserved to die

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The 16-year-old California girl kidnapped by a close family friend suspected of killing her mother and 8-year-old brother says he threatened to kill her if she tried to escape and got […]

08/14/2013

This combination of undated file photos provided by the San Diego Sheriff's Department shows James Lee DiMaggio, 40, left, and Hannah Anderson, 16. (AP Photo/San Diego Sheriff's Department)

FBI fans through wilderness in search for teen

CASCADE, Idaho (AP) — Federal and local law enforcement agents say they’re focused on getting feet on the ground in the search for 16-year-old Hannah Anderson and her suspected abductor, 40-year-old James Lee DiMaggio in […]

08/10/2013

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Singer arrested in murder-for-hire plot

OCEANSIDE, Calif. (AP) — The lead singer of the Grammy-nominated metal band As I Lay Dying was arrested Tuesday in Southern California over allegations he tried to hire an undercover detective to kill his estranged […]

05/08/2013