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In-depth coverage of our changing climate and environmental issues

Nov 21, 2019

EPA Prosecutions of Polluters Approach Quarter-Century Lows

EPA Prosecutions of Polluters Approach Quarter-Century Lows

Criminal prosecution and convictions of polluters have fallen to quarter-century lows under the Trump administration's Environmental Protection Agency, deepening three years of overall enforcement declines...

Jan 3, 2019

Environmental Groups Threaten to Sue EPA Over Air Quality

Environmental Groups Threaten to Sue EPA Over Air Quality

A coalition of environmental groups filed a notice of intent to sue on Thursday, warning the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency it must hold Utah and Arizona accountable for missing deadlines to submit...

Dec 6, 2018

Trump EPA Acts to Roll Back Control on Climate-Changing Coal

Trump EPA Acts to Roll Back Control on Climate-Changing Coal

The Environmental Protection Agency acted again Thursday to ease rules on the sagging U.S. coal industry, this time scaling back what would have been a tough control on climate-changing emissions from any...

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Mother ID'd in Deadly Shooting in City Heights
Mother ID'd in Deadly Shooting in City Heights

Family members identified the woman who was shot and killed outside her City Heights home Thursday where police said her young children may have been inside. Her husband was arrested as the suspected gunman.

SDSU To Make 'Major Announcement' Regarding Stadium Plans
SDSU To Make 'Major Announcement' Regarding Stadium Plans

San Diego State University officials are preparing to make a "major announcement" Thursday in regards to stadium plans in Mission Valley. A livestream of the announcement is scheduled to start at 5 p.m.

Desperate Owner Tried to Save Dog From Mountain Lion in Simi Valley, Family Says
Desperate Owner Tried to Save Dog From Mountain Lion in Simi Valley, Family Says

A woman fought to protect her beloved miniature Schnauzer from a mountain lion by punching the big cat and trying to pry the dog from its powerful jaws during a deadly encounter in the backyard of a Simi Valley...

Join The Holiday Toy Drive
Join The Holiday Toy Drive

Donating toys to underprivileged children got a lot easier this year thanks to the help of our local The UPS Store locations. Join in now through December 14.

Camp Pendleton Marine ID'd in Alleged Smuggling Scheme
Camp Pendleton Marine ID'd in Alleged Smuggling Scheme

Camp Pendleton officials identified the Marine Thursday accused of smuggling Chinese citizens through the San Ysidro Port of Entry earlier this month.

Man Guilty in Gruesome Slaying of Man Found in Barrel
Man Guilty in Gruesome Slaying of Man Found in Barrel

A jury found a man guilty of second-degree murder Thursday in the stabbing death of a man whose body was found floating inside a barrel on the San Diego Bay in 2017.