<![CDATA[NBC 7 San Diego - San Diego News]]>Copyright 2017http://www.nbcsandiego.com/news/local http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/KNSD+RSS+Feed+logo+blue.png NBC 7 San Diego http://www.nbcsandiego.comen-usThu, 27 Jul 2017 13:35:18 -0700Thu, 27 Jul 2017 13:35:18 -0700NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Ohio Tragedy Prompts Local Ride Shutdowns]]> Thu, 27 Jul 2017 13:09:51 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Beach+Blaster+Closed.JPG
A fatal ride malfunction on the Fire Ball roller coaster in Ohio has prompted ride shutdowns across California, including San Diego.

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<![CDATA[2 Arrested After Hash Oil Lab Caught Fire in Carlsbad]]> Thu, 27 Jul 2017 12:17:55 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Carlsbad-Hash-Oil-Lab-072717.jpg
Police arrested two suspects for multiple charges after their hash oil lab caught fire at their house in Carlsbad Wednesday evening.

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<![CDATA[Robber in Monkey Mask Sought in Armed Robbery]]> Thu, 27 Jul 2017 12:31:30 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/203*120/Monkey-Mask-Robbery-072517.jpg
A man wearing a monkey mask and a pit bull T-shirt is wanted for robbing a motel clerk in San Ysidro Tuesday.]]>
<![CDATA[Firefighters Rescue Trimmer Stuck in Palm Tree in RB]]> Thu, 27 Jul 2017 12:34:57 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Tree-Rescue-0727.jpg
A tree trimmer working on a 40-foot palm in Rancho Bernardo Thursday became stuck in the tree’s thick fronds, prompting firefighters to launch a challenging rescue operation.

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<![CDATA['Fast Times' Heads Back to Theaters for 35th Anniversary]]> Thu, 27 Jul 2017 09:48:28 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Fast-Times-Ridgemont-High-Universal-Pictures.jpg
Cameron Crowe’s classic comedy, “Fast Times at Ridgemont High,” turns 35 this year and Jeff Spicoli and his pals are returning to movie theaters – including several in San Diego – the city where the flick’s...

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<![CDATA[Naturalization Ceremony Honors Navy Cross Recipient]]> Thu, 27 Jul 2017 08:18:56 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Naturalization_Ceremony_for_10_Servicemembers.jpg
NBC 7's Liberty Zabala reports on the event scheduled for Thursday in honor of fallen U.S. Marine Sgt. Rafael Peralta. The Navy Cross recipient  was not born in this country but dedicated his life...]]>
<![CDATA[Father of Boy Found Chained in Mexico Waits for Answers]]> Thu, 27 Jul 2017 07:40:13 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Mexico-Boy-Chained-Parents-NBC-News-pics.jpg
The father of a boy who was found chained and tortured in Mexico is still concerned, even though the boy is out of harm's way.]]>
<![CDATA[California State Prosecutor Charged With Child Porn ]]> Thu, 27 Jul 2017 08:00:12 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Liddy-Child--Porn-Accusation_2.jpg
A California deputy attorney general has been charged in San Diego with possession of child pornography.

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<![CDATA[Public Hearing for City Heights, North Park Bike Lanes Project Today]]> Thu, 27 Jul 2017 05:53:20 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/207*120/markedbikelane.jpg
A proposed bikeway that would run through North Park and City Heights will go before the public today. The Howard - Orange Bikeway would run along Howard Street, between Park Boulevard and 32nd...]]>
<![CDATA[Padres Win 6-3 against Mets]]> Thu, 27 Jul 2017 00:04:10 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/185*120/GettyImages-823273580.jpg
The Padres notched their first win of the series against the New York Mets Wednesday night with a 6-3 victory at Petco Park. Jhoulys Chacin was on the bump for San Diego and earned his 10th win of the year.

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<![CDATA[San Diego Police Officer Announced Officer of the Year ]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 23:21:36 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Ross+Bainbridge.JPG
A San Diego police (SDPD) officer was honored Wednesday as the county's Officer of the Year for his act of bravery that saved a woman's life in City Heights.

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<![CDATA[Nobel Prize Winner Donates $4M to UC San Diego]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 22:04:40 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/UCSD-Rady-School-Google-Maps.jpg
Nobel Laureatte Harry Markowitz, recipient of the 1990 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences, is donating $4 million toward the University of California, San Diego’s (UCSD) Rady School of Management.]]>
<![CDATA[DUI Checkpoint Planned at Mystery Location in San Diego]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 23:27:45 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/DUI+DWI+drunk+driving+generic+keys+drink+alcohol.jpg
San Diego police are planning a DUI checkpoint at a mystery location, somewhere in the city this weekend.]]>
<![CDATA[Hash Oil Lab Sparks Fire at Carlsbad Home: Fire Officials]]> Thu, 27 Jul 2017 06:46:50 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Carlsbad-Hash-Oil-Lab-072717.jpg
A house in Carlsbad caught fire Wednesday evening, confirmed the authorities.

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<![CDATA[Locals Speak Out on President Trump's Trans Ban]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 19:33:11 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/212*120/060809+military+generic+p1+.jpg
The surprise announcement drew immediate support and criticism across the region.
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<![CDATA[Lost Fire 100 Percent Contained Near Warner Springs]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 19:14:11 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/lost+fire.PNG
Cal Fire crews have contained a brush fire burning in steep, rocky terrain in rural San Diego County.

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<![CDATA[Police Activity Prompts I-5 NB Shutdown]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 19:55:08 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/tlmd_police_tape_lights_generic24.jpg
Police activity on Interstate 5, near University City, has prompted authorities to shut down Interstate 5 northbound.]]>
<![CDATA[Umps Care, MLB Umpires Visit Rady Children's Hospital]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 17:15:24 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Todd_Umpire_Visit_Hospital_pkg_1200x675_1010739267675.jpg
Here's an umpire story that has nothing to do with balls or strikes. UMPS Care, a non-profit organization of Major League Baseball umpires, visited sick children at Rady Children's Hospital.]]>
<![CDATA[Transgender Marine Vet Vows to Keep Fighting Amid Ban]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 19:54:02 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/7-26-17-Kiaya+Bender.JPG
"Years of service could mean nothing," said Kiaya Bender, a transgender Marine veteran

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<![CDATA[San Diego Couple Renews Vows in Underwater Zoo Exhibit]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 19:39:45 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Vows+Renewal.JPG
With penguins and leopard sharks swimming beside them, a San Diego couple renewed their vows at an underwater wedding ceremony Wednesday, inside the Africa Rocks Penguin Pool exhibit.

Photo Credit: San Diego Zoo Global]]>
<![CDATA[Water Main Breaks, Causes Sinkhole on a Poway Road]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 21:52:13 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/07-26-17+Poway+Sinkhole.JPG
A water main break was causing some traffic in Poway Wednesday afternoon, the San Diego County Sheriff's Department (SDSO) confirmed.

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<![CDATA[Driver Plows Through Bushes After Striking Pole in Santee]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 16:01:28 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Driver+Crash+Santee1.JPG
A driver struck a pole and plowed through some bushes, damaging an AT&T box in Santee Wednesday.

Photo Credit: SDSO
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<![CDATA[Police Investigating Stabbing in Downtown San Diego]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 17:44:39 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/SDPD-Generic-padge-patch.jpg
Police are searching for a stabbing suspect in Downtown San Diego Wednesday afternoon.

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<![CDATA[City Has A Plan For Qualcomm Stadium]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 15:44:28 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Stadium-San-Diego-qualcomm-030316.jpg
San Diego is not waiting to see which Mission Valley redevelopment plan wins

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<![CDATA[Bill Cosby Sex Assault Accuser Out of Jail on Bail]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 20:08:09 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/215*120/01-14-2015-chloe-goins-cosby-accuser-2.JPG
A former model who accused comedian Bill Cosby of sexually abusing her at the Playboy Mansion in 2008 and had been arrested in San Diego on a heroin charge has posted bail, NBC 7 confirmed Wednesday.

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<![CDATA[Did You See Lupita Nyong'o at Comic-Con? ]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 15:28:54 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/AP_17204112444242.jpg
You may have spotted the actress, undercover, wandering through San Diego's Gaslamp District and in the Exhibit Hall, without realizing it

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<![CDATA[Aztecs, Toreros Picked to Win Titles]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 14:58:20 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Rashaad+Penny+at+Nevada.jpeg
SDSU and USD are both preseason favorites for conference football championships]]>
<![CDATA[Accused DUI Driver Who Killed Mother to Stand Trial: DA]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 19:36:45 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/1-3-17-Alexandria+Bayne.JPG
The woman accused of killing a nurse and mother of a four-year-old in a wrong-way crash had been drinking all day and night before she got behind the wheel of her car, prosecutors say.

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<![CDATA[Procedural Changes Needed to Help Fix Potholes: Audit]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 17:44:47 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/pot+hole+1121.jpg
A city audit meeting has recommended several procedural changes to make fixing potholes a priority Wednesday.

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<![CDATA[Suspect in SD Homeless Killings Not Competent for Trial]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 11:28:23 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Jon-David-Guerrero-Homeless-Killings.jpg
A man accused of attacking twelve San Diegans, a majority of whom were homeless, in a 2015 crime spree has been found not competent to stand trial.

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<![CDATA[Officers Search Logan Heights for Car With People in Trunk]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 14:02:41 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/sdpd-generic-patrol-car-072517.jpg
San Diego police canvassed Logan Heights Wednesday after receiving a report of several people in the trunk of a vehicle.

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<![CDATA[3 Charged With Murder in Burlington Coat Factory Shooting]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 11:54:39 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/07-25-17+City+Heights+Homicide+Suspect+arrest.JPG
Authorities have arrested three suspects wanted in connection with a homicide at the Burlington Coat Factory parking lot in La Mesa after an officer-involved shooting.

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<![CDATA[SDPD Officer Assaulted While Trying to Make Traffic Stop: PD]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 23:29:00 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/SDPD-Generic-Garske-1115.jpg
A San Diego Police Department (SDPD) officer was assaulted by a suspected narcotic dealer after trying to conduct a traffic stop, police confirmed to NBC 7.

Photo Credit: Monica Garske]]>
<![CDATA[PedWest to Open in Both Directions at San Ysidro Port of Entry]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 14:36:32 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Pedwest-border-crossing-generic-072617.jpg
Pedestrians will soon be able to use the PedWest in both directions at the San Ysidro Port of Entry.

Photo Credit: NBC 7
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<![CDATA[Man Accused of Assaulting Officer Undergoes Psych Evaluation]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 12:46:04 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/El-Cajon-Police-Officer-Assaulted-071717.jpg
A man accused of punching an El Cajon police officer unconscious -- and then continuing to assault him -- will undergo a psychiatric evaluation.

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<![CDATA[50 Construction Projects Planned in Golden Triangle]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 11:47:36 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*120/50-Projects-Golden-Triangle.jpg
The projects include major infrastructure and construction that include Interstate 5 widening at Genesee, the Mid-coast trolley and several high-rise apartments across from the Westfield UTC mall.]]>
<![CDATA[A Quick Breakdown of Net Neutrality ]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 13:31:34 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/laptop1234578.jpg
The words 'net neutrality' have been trending in the news lately, but what is it? Why does it matter? What are the arguments for and against net neutrality?

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<![CDATA[South Bay Teacher Identified as Clairemont Homicide Victim]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 23:30:04 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/7-26-17-Angela+Burks.JPG
A science teacher in San Diego's South Bay, who taught students for nearly 35 years, has been identified as the victim of a brutal stabbing inside a Clairemont home.

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<![CDATA[Free or Cheap Things to Do in San Diego]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 10:37:10 -0700 Stagecoach Days, a series of free events that highlight what life was like for San Diegans in the 19th Century. Typically held each Saturday in July and August, from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m., the all-ages event includes historical demonstrations, hands-on activities, stories and songs from early San Diego. Stagecoach Days goes down in the central plaza, in the heart of Old Town.]]> Stagecoach Days, a series of free events that highlight what life was like for San Diegans in the 19th Century. Typically held each Saturday in July and August, from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m., the all-ages event includes historical demonstrations, hands-on activities, stories and songs from early San Diego. Stagecoach Days goes down in the central plaza, in the heart of Old Town.]]> http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Garske-OldTownSanDiego-25.jpg
You don't need to spend a fortune to have fun in this city.

Photo Credit: Monica Garske]]>
<![CDATA[San Diego Unified to Fix 40+ Schools with Lead in Water]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 13:47:38 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/School-testing-water-lead-0404.jpg
Results show 19 percent of the schools tested in San Diego Unified School District have some level of lead in the water.

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<![CDATA[SDUSD Board Affirms Commitment to Sex Education Program]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 08:55:19 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/SDUSD_Board_Approves_Controversial_Sex_Ed_Program.jpg
At the center of the debate seems to be cartoon illustrations found in a video clip on a website recommended to students.]]>
<![CDATA[San Diego Airport Seeks 3rd Party to Oversee Innovation Lab]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 08:29:29 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/SD-International-Airport-Sign.jpg
The San Diego International Airport is on the hunt for a third-party operator (an individual or a firm) to take over its “innovation lab,” which the airport launched earlier this year.

Photo Credit: Courtesy of San Diego International Airport
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<![CDATA[Online Shopping Thefts Rising Across San Diego County: SDSO]]> Tue, 25 Jul 2017 23:42:39 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/amazon5.jpg
Deputies warned the public that package thefts are rising across San Diego County after a woman was caught stealing a package on surveillance cameras.

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<![CDATA[SANDAG's Free Roadside Service Program Gets Upgrade]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 10:43:55 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/216*120/fsp.jpg
A recent survey showed only 30 percent of San Diegans are familiar with the free roadside service.]]>
<![CDATA[Nearly 40 Pounds of Drugs Stashed in SUV's Spare Tire]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 07:37:21 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/BB-Tire-Drugs-1.jpg
Images of smuggling attempts at their finest.

Photo Credit: U.S. Customs and Border Protection]]>
<![CDATA['Stacked Materials' Hamper Crews Battling House Fire]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 07:27:10 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Firefighters_Battle_Normal_Heights_House_Fire.jpg
Stacked materials and narrow pathways hampered efforts to battle a house fire in Normal Heights, according to officials with San Diego Fire-Rescue Department.]]>
<![CDATA[Father of Tennis Pro Arrested for Allegedly Molesting Minors]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 06:52:15 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-2858147.jpg
The father of a tennis pro was arrested Tuesday for allegedly molesting two minors he was coaching in northern San Diego County, confirmed deputies.]]>
<![CDATA[Squirrel Prompts Widespread Power Outage in Central SD]]> Tue, 25 Jul 2017 19:08:20 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/grackles+on+power+line.jpg
A squirrel left more than 45,000 customers across San Diego without power for several hours Tuesday, according to San Diego Gas and Electric (SDG&E).

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