TORONTO (AP) — The Buffalo Bills' eight-game series in Toronto reaches its midway point this week with questions about whether the NFL can succeed in this limited format north of the border.
What officials refer to as "teething pains" are put in a different light by critics. Toronto Sun columnist Steve Simmons last weekend called it "an unmitigated disaster" for Rogers Communications, which paid $78.5 million to host the series two years ago.
High ticket prices and the Bills' losing record have made it difficult to generate interest.
Rogers Centre executive Silvio D'Addario dismissed the criticism Wednesday, a day before Buffalo plays Indianapolis at Toronto. He's confident the building blocks are in place to make the final three years a success.
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UC San Diego reported Thursday a record high of well over 116,000 students who applied for admission for next fall, including 97,670 prospective freshmen and 18,782 transfers.
A man accused of helping to dump the body of a murder victim in the San Diego Bay entered a not-guilty plea Thursday.
You often hear that here's more good in the world than bad - now a woman from New York is writing a book to prove it.
A 32-year-old Cal Fire engineer from northern San Diego County was killed Thursday while fighting the massive Thomas Fire in Ventura County.
When the Lilac fire broke out one week ago, more than a dozen planes and helicopters made water and fire retardant drops during the day. But once the sun went down only two helicopters continued to drop at night.
The plane that crashed in Clairemont spooked a couple's dog away as they were out walking it out Saturday evening and had been missing for four days.
Firefighters were able to extinguish a fire in Santee on Thursday after some bushes caught fire during a construction job.
Macy's announced Thursday that special discounts will be provided to people affected by the wildfires that have plagued Southern California over the past week, including the Lilac Fire in northern San Diego County.
Fewer than 140 firefighters remained in San Diego's North County Thursday to finish digging containment lines around the Lilac Fire, which burned 4,100 acres and destroyed 157 structures between Fallbrook and Oceanside near Camp Pendleton, authorities said.