The second part of the discussion continues as NBC 7's Gene Cubbison is joined by Rev. G.W. Smith, the first African American elected to the Board of Education of San Diego's Unified School District and Leon Williams, the first African American elected to San Diego City Council, to discuss their experiences.
Watch the final segment of the NBC 7 special. NBC 7's Gene Cubbison is joined by Rev. G.W. Smith, the first African American elected to the Board of Education of San Diego's Unified School District and Leon Williams, the first African American elected to San Diego City Council, to discuss their experiences.
The plea from the family and girlfriend of 22-year-old Jesus Alonso Arreola Robles paints a picture of a young man who came to the United States from Mexico with his parents when he was just 18 months old. He graduated high school, applied for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program initiated by the Obama Administration and was granted temporary legal status. He worked in a North Hollywood hotel with his dad and allegedly as a driver for either Lyft or Uber. But NBC4 has learned that Robles is under investigation by the US Customs and Border Patrol for allegedly smuggling into the country another man who didn't have the legal right to be here.
Police are searching for two men suspected in a series of armed robberies in which they targeted convenience stores in San Diego and Escondido while wielding two shotguns and a pistol.
A rollover crash in Paradise Hills left four people injured and traffic stalled on State Route 54 Friday morning.
President Donald Trump returned to many of his campaign promises, and hinted at some new action the White House will soon take, in a speech to thousands of conservatives gathered Friday at the Conservative Political Action Conference. "Our victory was a win for conservative values," Trump said, pledging to support members of law enforcement, repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act and build a wall "soon, way ahead of schedule." The call-back to the campaign trail included some popular phrases — and a jab at Hillary Clinton that elicited chants of "lock her up!" Trump reiterated his assurance that he will "put American first," saying there is no global flag, so that terrorism doesn't strike in the U.S. And in looking forward, Trump vowed that would "never apologize" for protecting the safety of American people and promised "brand new action" in the coming days to protect the nation.
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A tow truck driver was killed after being hit by a car on the shoulder of eastbound State Route 52 Thursday evening, the California Highway Patrol (CHP) confirmed.