SAN DIEGO (CNS) - The San Diego Padres will conduct a Salute to Veterans at Sunday's game against the Colorado Rockies at Petco Park, part of the team's seasonlong Military Sunday salutes.
Retired Navy Chief Warrant Officer Ed Berger will ring the ceremonial bell to begin the pregame ceremonies, which will include veterans and first responders lining the baselines, nine student veterans greeting Padres starters at each position and a flyover by a San Diego Fire-Rescue Department helicopter.
Pregame ceremonies throughout Major League Baseball today will include a moment of silence to mark the 15th anniversary of the September 11, 2001 attacks.
All players, coaches and umpires on the 29 U.S.-based teams will wear an American flag patch on their caps, with the Toronto Blue Jays wearing customize caps recognizing both the U.S. and Canada. Proceeds from the sales of those caps will be donated to the 9/11 Memorial and Museum, the Pentagon Memorial and the Flight 93 Memorial.
Authorities asked for help Tuesday in identifying and locating an unknown suspect wanted for attacking a teenage girl in the Mira Mesa area last week.
A long-planned but controversial religious tourism and conference center project in Mission Valley was approved Tuesday by the San Diego City Council.
A motorcyclist was killed Tuesday in a collision with a big rig on a stretch of back-country highway in the far southern reaches of San Diego County.
Trial is scheduled to begin Tuesday for a woman and her gun instructor accused of carrying out a plan to shoot her estranged husband on a dark dirt road in Carlsbad last year.
If you haven't been south of the border to check out the wonderful food and wine that Baja California has to offer, let this weekend be the time to do that.
News 8 loves to highlight people who are doing incredible things in their community on the Morning Extra, and Tuesday was no different.
Earthquakes strike without warning. Take steps now to prepare yourself, your home and your family, so that you can survive and recover from the next damaging earthquake.
After watching this cute video of dogs in costumes and learning about the top 10 Halloween costumes for pets this year, you'll probably feel the urge to go out and add to your fur family.
A report of domestic violence at a Mira Mesa home Tuesday led to a brief police standoff that ended when an apparent natural gas explosion occurred inside a backyard shed, after which the suspected abuser emerged from the scorched outbuilding and surrendered.