SAN DIEGO (CBS 8) - San Diego is about to take a leading role on the world stage.
On Thursday, tourism officials say a series of big events in San Diego during the month of July will catapult the city into the record books. Altogether, they're estimated to bring $2 billion in revenue to the area and promote the city as the "place to be" for the summer.
City officials say this year there will be a heightened security presence, but the police department has plans in place to make sure everyone is safe.
San Diegans are standing together in wake of the deadly violence in Charlottesville. Two local events are being held Friday, both aimed at promoting equality and unity.
The Navy is facing a looming housing crunch in the San Diego region, where high home prices and rents are already a problem.
A man is behind bars Friday morning after police found him in a car stolen during a violent home-invasion robbery in Valencia Park, but another man and woman in that car were able to escape.
With just a week to go, many people across the U.S. are buzzing about the "Great American Eclipse."
The Marine Corps says a transport plane lost pressure while 21,000 feet in the air during a training mission in San Diego and five people were treated for decompression sickness.
A Hillcrest woman is claiming her quiet street has gone from peaceful to party central thanks to a neighbor who is running an Airbnb out of his garage.
Temperatures are expected to be about average over the next week throughout San Diego County with the warmest temperatures in that period expected Friday and Saturday.
The first okapi to be born at the San Diego Zoo in four years is now three weeks old, zoo officials reported Thursday.
A San Diego Navy sailor and his live in girlfriend have been accused of child abuse and torture of a five-year-old boy.