Cliff collapse on popular San Diego beach kills three

World Aug 3, 2019

Cliff collapse on popular San Diego beach kills three

Three people were killed and two more injured after a cliff collapsed onto a popular Southern California beach Friday, authorities said. The sandstone bluff gave way shortly before 3 p.m. at Grandview Beach in Encinitas, a suburb north of San Diego. The area is highly ...

Rhinoceros conceived artificially born at California zoo

World / Science & Health Jul 31, 2019

Rhinoceros conceived artificially born at California zoo

A conservation organization in San Diego says it has achieved the first successful artificial insemination birth of a southern white rhino in North America, an important step in saving another rhino species from extinction. San Diego Zoo Global announced that mother Victoria gave birth Sunday ...

Kenta Maeda avoids loss as Dodgers fall against Padres

Baseball / MLB May 6, 2019

Kenta Maeda avoids loss as Dodgers fall against Padres

Kenta Maeda exited with his team trailing on Sunday but avoided taking a loss despite the Los Angeles Dodgers suffering an 8-5 walk-off defeat against the San Diego Padres. Maeda yielded four runs on three walks and three hits, including an early home run to ...

Plane crash kills one on freeway where it once landed safely

World Apr 3, 2016

Plane crash kills one on freeway where it once landed safely

A small plane that made headlines when it landed safely on a Southern California freeway years ago crashed on the same stretch of road Saturday, slamming into a car and killing a woman in the vehicle. Five others, including the pilot and his passenger, were ...

World Jan 7, 2016

SeaWorld, California authorities reach settlement in safety cases

SeaWorld and California regulators said on Wednesday they have reached a settlement over allegations that the marine park did not properly train its employees to interact with its famed killer whales. Four citations, with combined possible fines of up to $25,770, were issued in April ...