The impact of California's drought on San Diego County

Friday, Jul 25, 2014 at 06:38 AM PDT

Californians Most Worried About the Drought: Survey

Californians Most Worried About the Drought: Survey

Water worries have surpassed concerns over air pollution for the first time in the poll conducted by the the Public Policy Institute of California.

Tuesday, Jul 22, 2014 at 03:00 PM PDT

South Bay Water District to Hire Water Cops

South Bay Water District to Hire Water Cops

The Santa Clara Valley Water District Board is looking to spend half a million dollars on hiring water police to help new conservation regulations approved by the state.

Monday, Jul 21, 2014 at 08:23 PM PDT

Free Water Survey Offers Ways to Lower Bill

Free Water Survey Offers Ways to Lower Bill

Rancho Bernardo resident Fred Montazeri lives on a golf course and is required by his homeowners association to keep his back yard lush and green. But that’s easier said than done with state and local...

Thursday, Jul 17, 2014 at 07:50 AM PDT

Escondido Couple Saving Water, Saving Money

Escondido Couple Saving Water, Saving Money

On Tuesday, a state water board approved sweeping restrictions on water usage for Californians, including a $500 fine for water wasters. In Escondido, one couple is already shrinking their water...

Saturday, Jul 19, 2014 at 09:44 AM PDT

Calif. Regulators Vote in Favor of Water Restrictions

Calif. Regulators Vote in Favor of Water Restrictions

California is running dry -- and state regulators are moving to crack down on people's outdoor water use.

Thursday, Jul 10, 2014 at 05:52 PM PDT

Drought Brings Biz to Grass-Painting Company

Drought Brings Biz to Grass-Painting Company

Los Gatos-based Green Canary has been painting lawns that have turned brown due to a lack of water. The company uses green, water-based paint to transform grass that has turned drought dull.

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Witness Heard "Multiple Explosions" Before Brown Field Fire

Witness Heard "Multiple Explosions" Before Brown Field Fire

An explosion inside a hangar -- filled with dangerous chemicals and million-dollar aircraft -- sent people running for safety at Brown Field.

Geyser Gushes Onto Sunset Blvd., UCLA After Main Break

Geyser Gushes Onto Sunset Blvd., UCLA After Main Break

A massive water main break flooded Sunset Boulevard and the UCLA campus Tuesday afternoon, stranding cars, a bus and drivers in several feet of swiftly rising water and mud. The 30-inch water main rupture...

Cal Fire Fights Wildfires Near Barona Casino

Cal Fire Fights Wildfires Near Barona Casino

Cal Fire crews fought several spot wildfires reported along Wildcat Canyon Road.

Adult, Underage Criminals Shown Corpses at ME's Office

Adult, Underage Criminals Shown Corpses at ME's Office

A new program in San Diego County hopes a hard dose of reality will help criminals change their ways.

Limb-Lengthening Surgery Creates Controversy

Limb-Lengthening Surgery Creates Controversy

College student Chandler Crews, who was born with dwarfism, underwent controversial surgeries to become taller.

Chula Vista Officer Faces Battery Charges

Chula Vista Officer Faces Battery Charges

A Chula Vista police officer faces four misdemeanor battery charges in connection to an altercation last month involving his girlfriend’s 16-year-old son.