The impact of California's drought on San Diego County

Wednesday, Sep 24, 2014 at 08:48 PM PDT

Debate Sparked Over Drought-Global Warming

Debate Sparked Over Drought-Global Warming

Scientists worked with the Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach to put together a demonstration aimed at teaching the principles of how extreme weather around the globe finds its roots right here...

Wednesday, Sep 24, 2014 at 01:34 PM PDT

Homeowners Opt to Remove Pools Amid Drought

Homeowners Opt to Remove Pools Amid Drought

California's severe drought has prompted several homeowners to remove their backyard pools.

Saturday, Sep 20, 2014 at 02:53 PM PDT

Gov. Brown Orders Help for Dry Wells

Gov. Brown Orders Help for Dry Wells

Residents in drought-stricken California whose wells have gone dry will soon get help from key state agencies under an order Gov. Jerry Brown signed Friday.

Friday, Sep 19, 2014 at 05:24 AM PDT

Lush Landscaping Requirements Banned Amid Calif. Drought

Lush Landscaping Requirements Banned Amid Calif. Drought

Gov. Jerry Brown has signed legislation to prohibit homeowners associations from banning drought-resistant landscaping to save water. Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez, a San Diego Democrat, said...

Tuesday, Sep 16, 2014 at 03:03 PM PDT

Historic CA Groundwater Act Signed Into Law

Historic CA Groundwater Act Signed Into Law

California will no longer be the only western state with a pump-as-you-please approach to groundwater.

Monday, Sep 15, 2014 at 10:26 AM PDT

Carlsbad Desalination Plant Ahead of Schedule

Carlsbad Desalination Plant Ahead of Schedule

The desalination plant could be up and online by the end of 2015.

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California: First State to Ban Plastic Bags

California: First State to Ban Plastic Bags

California Gov. Jerry Brown signed the nation's first statewide ban on single-use plastic bags.

SDSU Student Critically Injured in Hit-and-Run Crash

SDSU Student Critically Injured in Hit-and-Run Crash

A San Diego State University student was found critically injured in the middle of the road near campus

Mandatory Cuts on Water Use Proposed

Mandatory Cuts on Water Use Proposed

San Diego's voluntary water restrictions could soon become mandatory as temperatures again start to climb toward the triple digits.

Man Jumped on Way to Morning Prayer Service

Man Jumped on Way to Morning Prayer Service

A man was robbed and beaten on his way to morning prayers at a church in the Midway District.

Enterovirus May Have Caused SD Child's Paralysis

Enterovirus May Have Caused SD Child's Paralysis

A strain of enterovirus could be to blame for a mysterious paralysis taking over a San Diego boy’s arm.

Michael Phelps Arrested for DUI in Maryland

Michael Phelps Arrested for DUI in Maryland

Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps was arrested and charged with DUI and other charges early Tuesday morning, News4 has confirmed. Phelps was driving 84 mph inside the Fort McHenry Tunnel on Interstate 95...