The impact of California's drought on San Diego County

Tuesday, Jul 8, 2014 at 06:17 AM PDT

Free Recycled Sewer Water Proves Popular

Free Recycled Sewer Water Proves Popular

Residents are filling every kind of container imaginable with the former wastewater.

Monday, Jul 7, 2014 at 05:33 PM PDT

Pot Plants Draining Drought-Ridden California

Pot Plants Draining Drought-Ridden California

Pot plants in California may be profitable but they're sucking up the state's water sources during an ongoing drought.

Monday, Jul 7, 2014 at 06:25 PM PDT

"Exceptional" Drought Expands in California

"Exceptional" Drought Expands in California

The most severe level of drought conditions expanded in California during the past week at the start of what looks to be a hot, dry summer in a rain-starved state.

Thursday, Jul 3, 2014 at 06:33 AM PDT

Winemaker Stands by "Water Witching"

Winemaker Stands by "Water Witching"

Several California residents are turning to an ancient practice called dowsing to help find water during the severe drought.

Wednesday, Jul 2, 2014 at 03:56 AM PDT

New Drought Recommendations for San Diegans

New Drought Recommendations for San Diegans

Due to the ongoing drought across California, the City of San Diego has now started implementing a set of important voluntary water use measures in an effort to conserve water.

Friday, Jun 27, 2014 at 10:45 AM PDT

San Jose Firefighters Working to Stop Illegal Fireworks

San Jose Firefighters Working to Stop Illegal Fireworks

The San Jose Fire Department will have extra crews on patrol searching for illegal fireworks during the Fourth of July weekend.

Friday, Jun 27, 2014 at 10:34 AM PDT

Drought Threatens Turtles in San Jose

Drought Threatens Turtles in San Jose

The drought is threatening the lives of some reptiles in the South Bay, so an unusual distress call is being issued at the San Jose waterway where people have illegally dumped their pets for decades: Save...

Tuesday, Jun 24, 2014 at 04:12 PM PDT

Drought Helping in Sudden Oak Death Fight

Drought Helping in Sudden Oak Death Fight

California's drought appears to be reducing the spread of a disease that threatens to wipe out huge swaths of oak trees in the state, a newspaper reported.

Tuesday, Jun 24, 2014 at 12:01 PM PDT

Water Bond Measure Fails in Initial Senate Vote

Water Bond Measure Fails in Initial Senate Vote

Senate Democrats on Monday failed in an initial attempt to secure Republican support for overhauling the $11.1 billion water bond on the November ballot.

Tuesday, Jun 24, 2014 at 10:39 AM PDT

Fountains Turned Off at Getty Amid Drought

Fountains Turned Off at Getty Amid Drought

Some of the water features at the Getty Center in Los Angeles have been intentionally dried up as part of an attempt to conserve water amid one of the worst droughts in state history.

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2 Women Shot in Little Italy

2 Women Shot in Little Italy

The attempted robbery happened around 10 p.m. on Kettner Boulevard and Date Street.

Sorrento Valley Brewery Goes Up in Smoke

Sorrento Valley Brewery Goes Up in Smoke

Thick smoke could be seen billowing from Wet 'N Reckless Brewing around 8 p.m.

SoCal Lightning Strike Chaos "Like Scene Out of 'Jaws'"

SoCal Lightning Strike Chaos "Like Scene Out of 'Jaws'"

Beachgoers reported seeing a bright flash, hearing the sound of a loud explosion and witnessing the chaos that ensued along the coast during a fatal lightning strike in Venice on Sunday afternoon. "It was like a

7th Horse Dies at Del Mar This Season

7th Horse Dies at Del Mar This Season

A seventh horse has died since the Del Mar Races started a week and a half ago.

Beach Thunderstorms Rumble Along County

Beach Thunderstorms Rumble Along County

Thunder was cracking along San Diego’s coast Sunday morning as rain poured down across the county.

Comic-Con Organizers in 2 Cities Clash Over Name

Comic-Con Organizers in 2 Cities Clash Over Name

Organizers of two of the biggest comic-book conventions in the country are clashing over their names.