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A man accused of trying to bilk charitable people via a bogus website soliciting monetary contributions for the family of an Escondido police officer killed in an alleged domestic shooting pleaded not guilty Friday to nine felony charges, including forgery. More>>

  • Court rules against plan to fund convention center expansion

    Court rules against plan to fund convention center expansion

    Friday, August 1 2014 11:28 PM EDT2014-08-02 03:28:40 GMT
    Just a week after Comic-Con International, San Diego's bid to keep the huge annual trade show in town was dealt a severe setback Friday when a state appellate court struck down the mechanism being used to fund a $520 million expansion of the convention center. 
    Just a week after Comic-Con International, San Diego's bid to keep the huge annual trade show in town was dealt a severe setback Friday when a state appellate court struck down the mechanism being used to fund a $520 million expansion of the convention center. 
  • Boat crash at El Capitan Reservoir kills 2

    Boat crash at El Capitan Reservoir kills 2

    Friday, August 1 2014 11:14 PM EDT2014-08-02 03:14:40 GMT
    Divers Friday discovered the body of a 20-year-old man who went missing following a two-boat collision on El Capitan Reservoir near Lakeside that killed his boating companion, authorities said. 
    Divers Friday discovered the body of a 20-year-old man who went missing following a two-boat collision on El Capitan Reservoir near Lakeside that killed his boating companion, authorities said. 
  • Missing Marine wife case on the cover of People

    Missing Marine wife case on the cover of People

    Friday, August 1 2014 11:14 PM EDT2014-08-02 03:14:20 GMT
    The case of the missing pregnant Marine wife is on the cover of People magazine. 
    The case of the missing pregnant Marine wife is on the cover of People magazine. 
  • New open-air fish market debuts Saturday

    New open-air fish market debuts Saturday

    Friday, August 1 2014 11:13 PM EDT2014-08-02 03:13:57 GMT
    Freshly caught seafood will be on many San Diegans' menus Saturday with the launch of an open-air seafood market near Seaport Village. 
    Freshly caught seafood will be on many San Diegans' menus Saturday with the launch of an open-air seafood market near Seaport Village. 
  • CBS News 8 viewers help therapy horse in need

    CBS News 8 viewers help therapy horse in need

    Friday, August 1 2014 11:13 PM EDT2014-08-02 03:13:38 GMT
    CBS News 8 viewers came galloping to the rescue to help fund a badly needed operation for a local therapy horse. 
    CBS News 8 viewers came galloping to the rescue to help fund a badly needed operation for a local therapy horse. 
  • Robbery suspect injured 2 women in Little Italy

    Robbery suspect injured 2 women in Little Italy

    Friday, August 1 2014 11:13 PM EDT2014-08-02 03:13:19 GMT
    Authorities Friday released a composite sketch in hopes of identifying the woman who shot two other women, but left a third uninjured, during a failed attempt to steal their purses in Little Italy last week. 
    Authorities Friday released a composite sketch in hopes of identifying the woman who shot two other women, but left a third uninjured, during a failed attempt to steal their purses in Little Italy last week. 
  • Monkey: Snuggly pug-mix

    Monkey: Snuggly pug-mix

    Friday, August 1 2014 11:12 PM EDT2014-08-02 03:12:59 GMT
    My color is Perfectly Purple! That means that, though I am ready for a new best friend it might take me a little time to warm up. Typically my energy level is medium to low. I adore snuggling! 
    My color is Perfectly Purple! That means that, though I am ready for a new best friend it might take me a little time to warm up. Typically my energy level is medium to low. I adore snuggling! 
  • Americans with Ebola returning to US for treatment

    Americans with Ebola returning to US for treatment

    Friday, August 1 2014 11:12 PM EDT2014-08-02 03:12:41 GMT
    Two American aid workers seriously ill with Ebola will be brought from West Africa to Atlanta for treatment in one of the most tightly sealed isolation units in the country, officials said Friday. 
    Two American aid workers seriously ill with Ebola will be brought from West Africa to Atlanta for treatment in one of the most tightly sealed isolation units in the country, officials said Friday. 
  • Police chokehold said to cause NYC man's death

    Police chokehold said to cause NYC man's death

    Friday, August 1 2014 11:11 PM EDT2014-08-02 03:11:06 GMT
    The New York City medical examiner ruled Friday that a police officer's chokehold caused the death of a man whose videotaped arrest and final pleas of "I can't breathe!" sparked outrage and led to the announcement of a complete overhaul of use-of-force training for the nation's largest police force. 
    The New York City medical examiner ruled Friday that a police officer's chokehold caused the death of a man whose videotaped arrest and final pleas of "I can't breathe!" sparked outrage and led to the announcement of a complete overhaul of use-of-force training for the nation's largest police force. 
  • Law changed to allow 'unlocking' cellphones

    Law changed to allow 'unlocking' cellphones

    Friday, August 1 2014 11:10 PM EDT2014-08-02 03:10:43 GMT
    It just got a little easier to swap cellphone providers. 
    It just got a little easier to swap cellphone providers. 
  • UCLA will replace flooded Pauley Pavilion floor

    UCLA will replace flooded Pauley Pavilion floor

    Friday, August 1 2014 11:10 PM EDT2014-08-02 03:10:23 GMT
    The famed hardwood court at UCLA's Pauley Pavilion will be replaced because of damage caused when 20 million gallons of water cascaded onto campus from a broken water main, the school announced Friday. 
    The famed hardwood court at UCLA's Pauley Pavilion will be replaced because of damage caused when 20 million gallons of water cascaded onto campus from a broken water main, the school announced Friday. 
  • George suffers serious leg injury in US exhibition

    George suffers serious leg injury in US exhibition

    Friday, August 1 2014 11:07 PM EDT2014-08-02 03:07:59 GMT
    Indiana Pacers All-Star Paul George suffered a gruesome right leg injury late in the U.S. national team's intrasquad scrimmage Friday night. 
    Indiana Pacers All-Star Paul George suffered a gruesome right leg injury late in the U.S. national team's intrasquad scrimmage Friday night. 
  • CBS 8 POLL

  • What should the Del Mar racetrack do about the turf track?

  • Thank you for participating in our poll. Here are the results so far:

    Quit using it, too many horses are dying
    62%
    181 votes
    Improve it to make it safer
    28%
    82 votes
    Keep using it, there are always risks in horse racing
    10%
    30 votes
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  • Court rules against plan to fund convention center expansion

    Court rules against plan to fund convention center expansion

    Friday, August 1 2014 11:28 PM EDT2014-08-02 03:28:40 GMT
    Just a week after Comic-Con International, San Diego's bid to keep the huge annual trade show in town was dealt a severe setback Friday when a state appellate court struck down the mechanism being used to fund a $520 million expansion of the convention center. 
    Just a week after Comic-Con International, San Diego's bid to keep the huge annual trade show in town was dealt a severe setback Friday when a state appellate court struck down the mechanism being used to fund a $520 million expansion of the convention center. 
  • Man accused in bogus charitable website faces judge

    Man accused in bogus charitable website faces judge

    Friday, August 1 2014 11:16 PM EDT2014-08-02 03:16:35 GMT
    A man accused of trying to bilk charitable people via a bogus website soliciting monetary contributions for the family of an Escondido police officer killed in an alleged domestic shooting pleaded not guilty Friday to nine felony charges, including forgery. 
    A man accused of trying to bilk charitable people via a bogus website soliciting monetary contributions for the family of an Escondido police officer killed in an alleged domestic shooting pleaded not guilty Friday to nine felony charges, including forgery. 
  • Not guilty plea from man accused in El Cajon road rage assault

    Not guilty plea from man accused in El Cajon road rage assault

    Friday, August 1 2014 11:16 PM EDT2014-08-02 03:16:11 GMT
    A La Mesa resident accused of severely beating a 76-year-old man during a road-rage confrontation outside an East County drugstore, leaving him with injuries that required several rounds of surgery, pleaded not guilty Friday to elder abuse and assault charges. 
    A La Mesa resident accused of severely beating a 76-year-old man during a road-rage confrontation outside an East County drugstore, leaving him with injuries that required several rounds of surgery, pleaded not guilty Friday to elder abuse and assault charges. 
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  • Song for Tony

    Song for Tony

    Thursday, July 24 2014 11:10 PM EDT2014-07-25 03:10:18 GMT
    Major League Baseball may have forgotten to remember Tony Gwynn at the recent All-Star Game, but one local musician is paying tribute to "Mr. Padre" in a special song. 
    Major League Baseball may have forgotten to remember Tony Gwynn at the recent All-Star Game, but one local musician is paying tribute to "Mr. Padre" in a special song. 
  • Sky high dreams

    Sky high dreams

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 11:13 PM EDT2014-07-23 03:13:00 GMT
    Nicole Ahsinger has a little more bounce to the ounce than the average 16-year-old. In fact, she's been jumpy in a Poway gym for quite a few years.    
    Nicole Ahsinger has a little more bounce to the ounce than the average 16-year-old. In fact, she's been jumpy in a Poway gym for quite a few years.   
     
  • An "oh my gosh" mish mosh

    An "oh my gosh" mish mosh

    Friday, July 18 2014 10:23 PM EDT2014-07-19 02:23:36 GMT
    Take two of San Diego's favorite desserts and smash them up together and what have you got? The answer: one amazing summertime treat. 
    Take two of San Diego's favorite desserts and smash them up together and what have you got? The answer: one amazing summertime treat. 
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