BORREGO SPRINGS – Two men apparently walked away uninjured after the small plane in which they were riding crashed after taking off from the Borrego Valley Airport en route to Palm Springs over the weekend, it was reported. The Air Force Rescue Coordination Center in Florida picked up a signal from the single-engine Cubcrafters CC11-160’s emergency locator […]
SAN DIEGO – A 29-year-old man who was sitting in his car in a San Diego alley smoking marijuana was punched and carjacked today, authorities said. It happened about 6:15 p.m. in an alley in the 300 block of Willie James Jones Avenue, said San Diego police Officer Robert Heims. A suspect walked up to the […]
Alcohol and methamphetamine use contributed to the death of a 73-year-old man who was killed along with a 5-year-old boy when the car they were in was swept into the Rainbow creek during a powerful storm two months ago, an autopsy showed.
LOS ANGELES – A warming trend will get underway in the Southland today, producing highs in the 80s later this week, forecasters said. Temperatures, which were in the 50s and low 60s Sunday, will reach the mid 60s in some communities today, the lower 70s Tuesday, the low 80s Wednesday, a few degrees higher on Thursday, […]
SAN DIEGO – A former U.S. Marine Corps Reserve officer who participated in a conspiracy to defraud the Marine Corps out of more than $205,000 was sentenced today to three months in federal custody, followed by six months in a halfway house. Lt. Col. Michael K. Strom, 48, pleaded guilty last October to conspiring to commit […]
SAN DIEGO – A Hemet man was sentenced today in federal court in San Diego to 40 years in prison for forcing a 16-year-old girl into prostitution and keeping the money she made for himself. A jury found Luther Gene Ray, 33, guilty in December 2015 of sex trafficking of a minor by force, fraud or […]
MURRIETA – Jury deliberations began today in the trial of a doctor accused of groping and sexually assaulting multiple female patients in Temecula. John Francis McGuire, 45, of Escondido is charged with 31 felony and misdemeanor counts, including forcible rape, sexual battery of a restrained person and attempted sexual assault of an unconscious person. Following more […]
SAN DIEGO – Warm and mostly sunny weather in San Diego County today is expected to give way to potentially damaging winds and rainfall that could cause flooding later this week as a strong Pacific storm moves into the region. The wet winter storm is expected to bring light rain starting late Thursday, and strong […]
Taylor Dominick Writer/Intern On Jan. 26, Bonsall High School’s boys’ basketball team played Bayfront Charter High School. The game was spirited, but ultimately, the Legionnaires lost 56-42. When asked about the game, sophomore Legionnaire Gunnar Streich said, “Our team played hard and with a lot of heart. We may have lost, but it happens and […]
A 16-year-old boy was arrested after allegedly robbing a Fallbrook gas station at gunpoint early today.