BORREGO SPRINGS (CNS) - An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 3.4 struck the East County desert Thursday about 11 miles north-northwest of Borrego Springs, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.
Automated seismographs picked up the quake shortly before 7:30 a.m. and indicated it struck at a depth of 8 miles.
The epicenter was about 17 miles south-southwest of La Quinta, 20 miles south of Palm Desert and 21 miles south of Rancho Mirage, according to a computer-generated report.
A few residents in El Centro, La Quinta, Palm Desert, San Diego and Thermal reported weak shaking to the USGS, but no damages.
As the weather heats up, County Animal Services says you may see more rattlesnakes out and about. The department received more than 600 rattlesnake calls in 2017.
A man who beat, raped and strangled a female friend after watching her have sex with another man in his downtown San Diego apartment, then stuffed her body in a suitcase and put it out with the trash,was sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole.
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Two dogs attacked a woman and her toddler son on an East County roadside Thursday, leaving them seriously injured, authorities said.
On Friday, more pups across the country will join their masters at the office, gym and other businesses for the 20th annual Take Your Dog to Work Day.
U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris toured the Otay Mesa Immigration and Detention Facility Friday and visited migrant mothers who were separated from their children.
Three buildings on the campus of San Diego State University were briefly evacuated Friday due to a gas leak.
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A bleeding, gravely injured man banged on the door of a Lemon Grove home in an apparent last-gasp plea for help, and his death a short time later prompted sheriff's deputies to launch a homicide investigation, authorities said Friday.