San Diego

Teresa and Paul Lowe enjoy the Hotel Del Coronado in San Diego, May 28, 2014. (Photo credit: Teresa and Paul Lowe/A Camera Lady Production)

KFWB’s Paul Lowe takes to the Del

KFWB morning news anchor Paul Lowe took a week exploring the coast of California. Here, he shares a bit about the beautiful Hotel Del Coronado in San Diego: See more great photos from Paul’s visit […]


Smoke plumes rise behind the  Marine Corps Camp Pendleton entrance Friday, May 16, 2014, in Oceanside, Calif.  (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

Arson suspect charged, most blazes dying down

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A man was charged with setting one of nearly a dozen fires that have destroyed homes and raced through nearly 20,000 acres of northern and eastern San Diego County brush land, but most […]


A woman douses water from a hose around her home as her neighbor's home burns during a wildfire Thursday, May 15, 2014, in Escondido, Calif. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

Investigators look for arson in wildfire outbreak

SAN DIEGO (AP) — With evacuation orders being lifted Friday, investigators worked to determine whether an unusually early and intense outbreak of wildfires in Southern California this week was ignited by something as ordinary as […]


A structure burns during a wildfire Thursday, May 15, 2014, in Escondido, Calif.  (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

Animal rescuers help out during wildfire evacuations amid fires

SAN DIEGO (CNS) – The county Department of Animal Services and various animal welfare organizations spent the past couple of days rescuing and caring for pets and cattle as wind-driven wildfires swept through suburban and […]


A lone tree stands in the path of approaching flames as wild fire burns through a canyon, May 13, 2014, in San Diego. (AP Photo)

Smoke advisory for Southland: How to protect yourself

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Because of the fires in San Diego County, officials today issued a smoke advisory for all of Orange County and parts of Los Angeles and Riverside counties. Winds from the south […]


A woman douses water from a hose around her home as her neighbor's home burns during a wildfire Thursday, May 15, 2014, in Escondido, Calif.  (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

Some evacuations lifted in San Diego fire area

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Some evacuation orders were lifted early Friday in an area near the fiercest of several wildfires in San Diego County, as crews building containment lines around the blazes hoped cooler temperatures […]


A wildfire burns near a home on in San Marcos, Calif. Flames engulfed suburban homes and shot up along canyon ridges in one of the worst of several blazes that broke out Wednesday in Southern California during a second day of a sweltering heat wave, taxing fire crews who fear the scattered fires mark only the beginning of a long wildfire season. (AP Photo)

Flare-up keeps San Diego fire situation tenuous

SAN MARCOS, Calif. (AP) – Firefighters aided by calmer winds made progress Thursday against a series of wildfires burning across San Diego County, and authorities collected clues and solicited the public’s help to determine what […]


Del Mar firefighters roll up hose after a day fighting wildfires Wednesday, May 14, 2014, in Carlsbad, Calif. (AP Photo)

San Diego County fire roars to life

SAN MARCOS, Calif. (AP) — One of the nine fires burning in San Diego County suddenly flared Thursday afternoon and burned close to homes, trigging thousands of new evacuation orders. The flare-up near the city […]


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Skydiver dies after mid-air collision in S. Calif.

JAMUL, Calif. (AP) — A skydiving trainer has died after a mid-air collision in eastern San Diego county. Sheriff’s Lt. Clayton Lisk said the man’s body was found in the Jamul (hah-mool) area Sunday afternoon […]


California seeks to dam 3 Delta channels

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California water officials are planning to temporarily dam three channels on the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta to keep out salty ocean water if the state’s drought persists. Two of the barriers would […]


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Judge says 2 California laws are unconstitutional

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A federal judge has ruled two California laws enacted through the initiative process are unconstitutional because they retrospectively increase the punishments for crimes committed before the laws came into effect. U.S. […]


A man runs through Shoreline Aquatic Park in Long Beach, Calif. on Saturday, March 1, 2014.  (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu)

Saturated slopes worry California cities

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Saturated mountainsides loomed over foothill communities on Saturday as a storm centered off California rotated bands of rain into a state that sorely needs the moisture but not at such dangerously […]