SAN DIEGO (CBS 8) - One of the largest diamonds ever found has been discovered in Angola.
The massive 404.2 carat diamond was discovered by the Lucapa Diamond Company. It's the largest diamond ever found in Angola and the 27th largest discovered diamond in the world, according to the Lucapa Diamond Company. Angola is one the world’s largest producers of diamonds.
The company says the diamond was recovered from a Lulo Project Mine, a deposit located a little more than 400 miles east of the capital Luanda.
The Lucapa chairman Miles Kennedy told the Australian Broadcasting Corporation that the "spectacular" white diamond could be valued at more than $20 million.
Authorities have taken a 14 year old Torrey Pines High School student into custody Thursday afternoon.
Several school districts in the East County mountains canceled classes or pushed back start times Thursday due to inclement weather.
Lifeguards and firefighters Thursday morning rescued an uninjured man who became stranded on a cliff while trying to climb down the beachfront bluffs in Torrey Pines
A 19-year-old San Diego man was behind bars Wednesday in connection with last summer's stabbing death of a well-liked transient in downtown Ocean Beach.
There will be increased law enforcement presence on at least three San Diego County school campuses Thursday due to unsubstantiated shooting threats.
Clouds that could potentially produce rain showers were forming over the ocean early Thursday morning and could move over San Diego County later in the afternoon.
San Diegans got a chance to hear from the Public Utilities Department about concerns about their soaring water bills Wednesday evening.
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