2-Month-Old Pygmy Hippo Graduates From Nursery In Time For San Diego Zoo ReopeningThe 40-pound calf was named Akobi, which means first-born in the Yoruba language spoken in West Africa. Akobi moved into the larger main pygmy hippo habitat in the Lost Forest area of the zoo with his mother, Mabel, this week.
San Diego Zoo, Safari Park To Reopen June 20The two zoo facilities closed in mid-March along with most of the state to slow the spread of coronavirus. Its reopening at 9 a.m. on June 20 will come with major changes.
Souplantation To Close Permanently Because Of Coronavirus PandemicWith other reopening states explicitly not including buffets or salad bars, both of which are core to Souplantation’s model, the company said it did not see a way forward.
San Diego Teacher Dances His Way Into Students' Hearts On TikTokKevin McClintock teaches 7th grade at The Rock Academy, a private Christian school in San Diego, is known as Mr.McTikTok on the social media network favored mostly by kids.
At Least 3 Missing After Smugglers Dumped Migrants In Ocean Near San DiegoDeputies said they have seen three of these boats in the same area in the past couple of months.
Video: San Diego Firefighters Free Dog From Railing In Balboa ParkSan Diego firefighters came to the rescue of one unlucky dog last week.
Car Chase, San Diego Standoff Ensues After Bank Robbery In RiversideAn armed bank robbery in Riverside turned into a car chase and a standoff near Rady Children’s Hospital in San Diego Thursday.
Second Case Of Coronavirus Reported In San Diego County As SoCal Lab Works To Create VaccineThe new diagnosis in San Diego brings the number of cases in the United States to 14 — with seven in California.
First Confirmed Case Of Coronavirus Reported In San DiegoThe man, whose identity was not immediately disclosed, was said to be undergoing treatment at a local hospital.
Strong Winds Blows Portion Of Border Wall Into Mexico; Longest Smuggling Tunnel Also FoundA portion of the U.S. border wall was tipped over by gusty winds Wednesday, landing on trees in Mexico.
Woman Sues American Airlines After Being Harassed Via Text By EmployeeAshley Barno was waiting for her flight at San Diego International Airport last April when a man who said his name was Ahmad, who claimed to work for American Airlines, started texting her.
Smith-Marsette Has 3 TDs, Iowa Beats USC In Holiday BowlIhmir Smith-Marsette scored on a 6-yard run, a 98-yard kickoff return and a 12-yard reception — all in the second quarter — to lead No. 19 Iowa to a 49-24 victory over No. 22 Southern California in the Holiday Bowl on Friday night.
Construction Begins On Ship Named After LGBTQ Activist Harvey MilkConstruction work is underway in San Diego on a ship that will carry the name of LGBTQ activist Harvey Milk.
11 Chinese Nationals Found Hidden In Furniture In Attempted Border CrossingU.S. Customs and Border Protection says a 42-year-old U.S. citizen arrived at the San Ysidro border crossing just before 5:30 p.m. Saturday in a moving truck. A search of the truck revealed the Chinese nationals concealed in various pieces of furniture.
Bail Set At $1M For SoCal Man Accused Of Practicing Shooting MassacreBail has been set at $1 million for the Southern California man accused of practicing a Las Vegas-style shooting massacre.