SAN DIEGO (CNS) - Coast Guard members stationed in San Diego boarded several pirate ships in high-risk operations off Africa, and returned safely home last night, a spokesman said Sunday.
Family and friends gathered at the San Diego International Airport to welcome Maritime Safety and Security Teams members back home from a four-month deployment to Gulf of Aden Saturday night, said USCG Petty Officer 2nd Class Henry Dunphy.
Dunphy said one little girl waved a sign that said "Welcome Home Daddy."
The Coast Guard teams joined the U.S. Naval Forces Central Command (CENTCOM) and Combined Task Force 151 in several high-risk boardings to fight piracy and enforce international maritime law.
Volunteers turned out in force Saturday to participate in the I Love a Clean San Diego’s 14th Annual Creek to Bay Clean Up.
A toddler was badly injured Saturday after being struck by a pickup truck at Crawford High School in the neighborhood of El Cerrito, police said.
Inspired by San Diego poll results regarding North Korean relations, Rep. Susan Davis hosted a public panel discussion about negotiations and a possible meeting between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
Tyson Ross lost his bid to pitch the first no-hitter in San Diego Padres' history when center fielder Franchy Cordero appeared to misplay a ball with two outs in the eighth inning Friday night of a 4-1 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks.
A fifth-grade teacher at Rosa Parks Elementary School in the San Diego Unified School District has been arrested for allegedly distributing pornographic images of young girls, including a toddler, authorities announced Friday.