SAN DIEGO (CBS 8) - Air traffic control errors have risen sharply across the country in recent years with the highest increase in San Diego.
Those are the findings are revealed in a new report by the Inspector General for the U.S. Department of Transportation according to U-T San Diego.
Located in Kearny Mesa, the Southern California Terminal Radar Approach Control Facility is the nation's busiest air traffic center covering a region from Ventura County to Mexico.
Local errors soared 473 percent in one year, increasing from 33 percent in 2009 to 189 percent in 2010.
Nationwide, the numbers rose 53 percent. The FAA disputes those numbers, saying they are the result of increased reporting - not more actual errors.
A major construction project on the roadway at the San Ysidro Port of Entry will force the closure of southbound Interstate 5 and I-805 starting starting Saturday, September 23 at 3:00 a.m.
The federal government is telling election officials in 21 states that hackers targeted their systems last year, although in most cases the systems were not breached.
A free hepatitis A vaccine clinic was held in Chula Vista on Friday and the city is expecting to have hand washing stations installed in its five parks by next week.
Many of you are shopping or maybe you already have your Halloween costumes, but others are looking for 'CARstumes.'
A suspect armed with a knife and gun was fatally shot by police officers early Friday morning outside an Oceanside shopping center, police said.
There are renewed calls for more fan protection at ball parks after a terrifying accident at Yankee Stadium.
The Fleet Science Center's Impossible Science Festival aims to put perplexing, seemingly impossible challenges in front of kids to spark their curiosity and inspiring them to ask questions.