<![CDATA[NBC 7 San Diego - San Diego News]]>Copyright 2016http://www.nbcsandiego.com/news/local http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/KNSD+RSS+Feed+logo+blue.png NBC 7 San Diego http://www.nbcsandiego.comen-usSat, 22 Oct 2016 11:02:47 -0700Sat, 22 Oct 2016 11:02:47 -0700NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Group Brawl Ends With 2 Men Stabbed in Core Columbia Area]]> Sat, 22 Oct 2016 09:08:29 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-450148534.jpg
Two men were stabbed when a heated group argument turned into a violent brawl in the Core-Columbia neighborhood early Sunday, according to San Diego Police Officer Robert Heims.

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<![CDATA[Pumphrey Sets More Records, Aztecs Win Again]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 23:13:40 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Donnel+Pumphrey+vs+SJSU.jpeg
SDSU running back passes Marshall Faulk again in 42-3 win]]>
<![CDATA[President Obama to Visit San Diego on Sunday]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 22:52:47 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/ObamaPic2-PIC_0.jpg
President Barack Obama will be in San Diego this weekend for what may be his last visit as Commander-in-Chief.

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<![CDATA[Vista Home Invasion Robbery Suspect Arrested]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 21:58:45 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/vista+home+invasion+robbery.JPG
The suspect arrested in a home invasion robbery in Vista is also connected to similar crimes across San Diego County, according to the San Diego County Sheriff’s Department (SDSO).]]>
<![CDATA[Man Possibly Stabbed in Chula Vista During Road Rage Fight]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 21:38:41 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/tlmd_police_tape_lights_generic21.jpg
A man was possibly stabbed during a road rage fight in Chula Vista on Friday night, the Chula Vista Police Department (CVPD) said.]]>
<![CDATA[18 Bags of Cocaine, Meth Seized in San Clemente Pursuit: BP]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 20:14:14 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/San+Clemente+Border+Patrol+Drugs.jpg
Eighteen bags of cocaine and methamphetamine, totaling $437,400, were seized at a vehicle stop on northbound Interstate 5 on Thursday, according to the San Clemente Border Patrol.

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<![CDATA[Task Force Tackles Otay Mountain]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 19:44:07 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/otay+mountain+task+force.JPG
The San Diego sector of the United States Border Patrol says it has a message for smugglers in Otay Mountain.

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<![CDATA[Love Avocados? Well, They're Running Out]]> Sat, 22 Oct 2016 01:33:41 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Avocados+06151.jpg
If you love avocados, you might want to head to your nearest grocery store and grab some before they run out—and this time, the wait might be longer than a few days.

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<![CDATA[Volunteers Help Victims Heal After Chicano Park Crash]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 21:34:05 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/11PY_PKG_CHICANO_PARK_V_KNSD17RL_1200x675_787264067834.jpg
Local crisis intervention volunteers are helping people grieve, including witness to a crash in Chicano Park that killed four people last week.]]>
<![CDATA[Chargers Could Lose Another Weapon in Atlanta]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 17:25:39 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/181*120/Travis+Benjamin+in+Oakland.JPG
WR Travis Benjamin is hurt and might not play against the Falcons]]>
<![CDATA[11-Year Old Child Hit by Car in El Cerrito]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 17:34:08 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/police-stock-breaking-119818994.jpg
Check back for updates on this breaking news story.

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<![CDATA[Smoke From Car Fire Visible on I-15 in Mira Mesa]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 16:48:26 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/10-21-16+Mira+Mesa+Car+Fire.jpg
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<![CDATA[Officer Attempting to Stop a Theft Kidnapped in Ocean Beach]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 23:11:39 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/ocean+beach1.JPG
A Federal Law Enforcement Officer attempting to stop a suspect from stealing a bicycle from his backyard was kidnapped in Ocean Beach on Friday morning, the San Diego Police Department (SDPD) confirmed.

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<![CDATA[President Obama to Visit San Diego]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 14:16:32 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/AP_16292583580638.jpg
President Barack Obama will visit San Diego Sunday and Monday in what is likely the last stop here of his presidency.

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<![CDATA[Man, 70, Shot in Linda Vista Neighborhood]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 15:45:11 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/police-stock-breaking-119818994.jpg
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<![CDATA[Students Ingest Pills Thought to Be Jelly Beans: SDUSD]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 13:29:12 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Classroom-School-GettyImages-470622795.jpg
The group of third grade students at Washington Elementary School on State Street in Little Italy started feeling sick before 10 a.m.

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<![CDATA[Coronado-Based Sailor Dies in Iraq: DOD]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 18:15:53 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Jason+Finan+1021.jpg
A sailor with the U.S. Navy based in Coronado, California was killed in Iraq Thursday, Defense Department officials confirm.]]>
<![CDATA[GALLERY: SoundDiego LIVE Rocks Blonde]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 15:38:04 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/SoundDiego+LIVE+Blonde+10.20.16+%2892%29.jpg
SoundDiego LIVE rock & roll'd all night long at Blonde on Oct. 20 with Creature and the Woods, AJ Froman, the Bulbs, host Robin Roth and Belching Beaver!

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<![CDATA[Suspect in Homeless Killings Series Mentally Incompetent]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 18:31:58 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/8-2-16-Jon+Guerrero+Court.JPG
A man implicated in a high-profile series of attacks on homeless men around San Diego over the summer is not mentally competent to stand trial, a San Diego County judge decided on Friday.

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<![CDATA[Local Business Owner's Trailer Stolen, Theft Caught on Video]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 07:59:32 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/10-20-16+trailer+theft.JPG
A local man says his small business is taking a financial hit because of a recent theft.]]>
<![CDATA[Family Files Claim in Fatal El Cajon Police Shooting]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 06:44:32 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/09-28-16-Alfred+Olango.JPG
Alfred Olango's family alleges the officer who fired the fatal shots handled the 911 call with “a cowboy attitude and demeanor.”

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<![CDATA[Thieves Steal Bike From OB School For Special-Needs Kids]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 08:07:01 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/OB+Surrey+Bike.jpg
An Ocean Beach school for special needs children was burglarized for the second time in less than a year, leaving school administrators appalled over what was taken this time.]]>
<![CDATA[Man With 3rd Eye Tattoo Sought in Attempted Kidnapping]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 18:51:56 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/10-20-16+IB+Attempted+Abduction.jpg
Law enforcement officials are searching for a man with a third eye tattooed on his forehead in an attempted kidnapping reported Wednesday in Imperial Beach.

Photo Credit: San Diego County Sheriff's Department]]>
<![CDATA[UCSD Graduate Leads Technical Team for 'Pokémon Go']]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 21:52:34 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/183*120/Ed+Wu.jpg
A graduate from the University of California, San Diego (UCSD) leads the technical team for the popular game Pokémon Go.

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<![CDATA[Woman Who Tried to Shoot Barber Pleads Guilty]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 20:00:26 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Adrian-Blanche-Swain-gif.gif
A woman who is accused of attempting to shoot a barber earlier this year because she did not like her haircut pleaded guilty on Thursday, the San Diego County District Attorney’s Office confirmed.

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<![CDATA[San Diego Blood Bank Urging Community to Donate Platelets]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 19:58:20 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/cord-blood-030811.jpg
The San Diego Blood Bank has issued a “critical appeal” for platelet donations.

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<![CDATA[Driver Rushed to Man He Hit, Telling Him to Hold On: Witness]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 07:07:48 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/10-20-16-Hillcrest-Crash.JPG
A witness told NBC 7 he saw the driver get out of the car and rush to the pedestrian, telling him to hang on and that help was on the way.

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<![CDATA[Former IRS Agent Faces 41 Years in Prison for Tax Fraud]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 18:32:58 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/taxdayGettyImages-511757628.jpg
A former special agent with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) was indicted by a federal grand jury in Sacramento Thursday on nine tax fraud charges, and could spend up to 41 years in prison if convicted.

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<![CDATA[Appeals Court Reviews Case Involving SDPD Officer Shooting]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 21:19:26 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/victor+ortega.JPG
The decision whether to move forward on a federal lawsuit filed in San Diego is being decided by an appeals court in Pasadena.]]>
<![CDATA[Kidnapping Suspect Arrested in Carlsbad: PD]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 06:57:08 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Generic+Police+Tape+Generic+NJ.JPG
A Chula Vista man was arrested on Thursday for allegedly kidnapping a person and forcing him to perform sex acts at gunpoint, according to the Carlsbad Police Department.

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<![CDATA[Thwarted Golf Cart Robbery Sends Suspect to Hospital: PD]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 17:00:44 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/police-stock-breaking-119818994.jpg
One of two men involved in attempting to steal a golf cart was seriously hurt when the getaway driver crashed the car he was hanging onto, San Diego Sheriff's officials (SDSO) said.

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<![CDATA[Kokomo the Gorilla Shows of 2-Day-Old Baby at SD Safari Park]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 16:35:20 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/SD+Zoo+Gorilla+born+1.JPG

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<![CDATA[Kokomo the Gorilla Shows off 2-Day-Old Baby at Safari Park]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 10:56:58 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/SD+Zoo+Gorilla+born+7.jpg
The San Diego Zoo Safari Park has a new member to show-off to guests in—a baby gorilla.

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<![CDATA[California Wildfires: Prevention, Safety Tips]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 11:37:46 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/07-24-2016-fire-sand-wildfire-clarita-1.JPG
Safety advice to follow during red flag conditions when a small spark can become a devastating wildfire.

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<![CDATA[Common Earthquake Myths Exposed]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 15:51:36 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/web-vine-earthquake-091615_1200x675_526586947741.jpg
Here are seven common myths about earthquakes, exposed.
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<![CDATA[Voices for Children Volunteers Are Champions in the Eyes of Many]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 22:48:23 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/voices+for+children1.JPG
Judges, lawyers and social workers all know the CASAs are champions of these kids. But of course, the kids are the biggest beneficiaries.
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<![CDATA[Election 2016: Children Are Paying Attention, Expert Says]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 15:00:58 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Split-Debate3.jpg
“We absolutely need to talk to our children,” one expert says.

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<![CDATA[Man in Military Uniform Drove Erratically at Memorial: PD]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 14:59:17 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/chicano+park+memorial+10-16.PNG
Family members mourning at the site said they had to rush to jump out of the way to avoid being hit.

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<![CDATA[Families of Chicano Park Crash Victims Remember Lives Lost]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 16:44:53 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/10-20-16-Jacob+Contreras.JPG
The families of the victims killed when a suspected DUI driver flew 60 feet off the ledge, killing four in a crowded park below, spoke by the memorial Thursday

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<![CDATA[Measure M: Voters Consider More Affordable Housing in San Diego]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 14:01:16 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/affordable-housing-san-diego-102016.jpg
Measure M would increase a cap on the amount of affordable housing units in which the city of San Diego can be involved.

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<![CDATA[2 Dogs Freed From Scorching Red Mustang in East Village]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 16:50:29 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Dogs+in+hot+car+1020JPG.JPG
Two chihuahuas were found trapped inside a red Mustang in San Diego's East Village during scorching midday temperatures]]>
<![CDATA[Sailor Was Drunk, Speeding Before Fatal Bridge Crash: DA]]> Wed, 19 Oct 2016 17:54:16 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/10-16-16-Richard+Anthony+Sepolio-2.jpg
The accused driver is an an active duty service member stationed in Coronado who aspires to become a Navy SEAL, according to his attorney.

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<![CDATA[IED, Molotov Cocktails Found in Chula Vista Apt Fire]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 18:27:28 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Chula-Vista-Apartment-Fire-101716.jpg
Detectives discovered several explosives devices and items inside a Chula Vista apartment following an investigation into a fire on Monday.]]>
<![CDATA[Carlsbad Grocery Store Reopens After Suspicious Bag Found]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 13:26:03 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Suspicious+package+1020.JPG
Check back for updates on this breaking news story.

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<![CDATA[2 Survive After Car Plunges 80 Feet into Canyon]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 08:37:41 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Genesee-Avenue-Crash-102016.jpg
Two people survived after a car crashed approximately 80 feet down an embankment in Linda Vista Thursday.]]>
<![CDATA[Drug Tunnel Found Near Tijuana Airport: US]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 19:08:58 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Tijuana-Drug-Tunnel-102016.jpg
A number of Mexican law enforcement agencies have surrounded a business near Tijuana Airport after reports that a drug tunnel was found.

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<![CDATA[Key Finding in Zika Virus Research]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 12:28:06 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/zika-GettyImages-543498576.jpg
A key finding in San Diego may change the way researchers develop treatments and vaccines for the Zika virus.

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<![CDATA[GALLERY: Florida Georgia Line]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 11:44:59 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/179*120/Florida+Georgia+Line+10.9.16+%2817%29.jpg
Florida Georgia Line made a run for the West Coast with a show at Sleep Train Amphitheatre on Oct. 9, with Kane Brown, the Cadillac Three and Cole Swindell opening.

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<![CDATA[New Issue With San Diego Ballot May Change Results]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 10:47:49 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/ballot-measures-flaw-san-diego.jpg
One day after several San Diego city officials alerted the public to a ballot issue that could inadvertently register unintended votes, another group has raised concerns about a similar issue with another ballot...]]>