SAN DIEGO (NEWS 8) — A new album called "Home: Where Everyone Is Welcome" is a collection of poems and songs inspired by American immigrants.
As the immigration debate continues to make headlines, the album takes the conversation a step further.
World-renowned doctor, speaker, author, and new-age spiritual advisor Dr. Deepak Chopra stopped by Morning Extra to discuss the album and an upcoming reading.
The Chopra Center will host “Live Music + Poetry with Deepak Chopra and Kabir Sehgal” on Thursday. Sept. 7 at 8 p.m. in the Costa Del Sol Ballroom at the Omni La Costa Resort & Spa.
There will also be a book signing from 9 – 9:30 p.m.
Tickets are $29 and are limited to the first 100 people.
For more information about the event or to purchase tickets click here.
See below for samples from the album.
An early morning vegetation and trash fire at a homeless encampment threatened nearby condos and resulted in at least one injury Sunday.
A major construction project at the San Ysidro Land Port of Entry will be completed ahead of schedule, officials said Sunday.
San Diego Fire-Rescue Department officials are increasing staffing levels in anticipation of increased fire activity.
After a fall-like and mild weekend, temperatures are expected to heat up around San Diego throughout the week.
The city's search for the next top cop is underway as police chief Shelly Zimmerman prepares to step down in March.
More than 200 surfers paddled out for a daunting day-long challenge Saturday inspired by young men in the community facing a far bigger one.
A semi-truck ran over a fire hydrant Saturday afternoon in Grant Hill causing a huge geyser to spray into the air. Luckily, firefighters were just minutes away at a community event and were able to put a stop to the water quickly.
Employees of an Otay Mesa towing company arrived at work Saturday morning to find the body of a coworker under a vehicle