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.
A wildfire spread over hilly rural terrain east of Ramona Friday afternoon, threatening several back-country homes and destroying one of them before ground and airborne crews could subdue the flames.
A man was shot by Sheriff's Deputies Friday night after leading authorities in a high-speed pursuit that came to an end in Del Mar Heights.
Day two of Comic-Con has come and gone, but tens of thousands of people are still hitting the streets of downtown San Diego – pumping thousands of dollars into the local economy.
For years, Honor Flight San Diego has fulfilled its mission to fly San Diego’s war heroes to Washington D.C. to visit the memorials dedicated to their service.
A 24-year-old woman was shot and killed Friday inside an Oceanside apartment building today and a person of interest was being questioned, according to police.
A 2-year-old girl is in the hospital Friday with serious injuries after she fell from a fourth-floor window at an apartment complex in San Diego's University City neighborhood, police said.
Improving surveillance camera technology is helping homeowners fight back against thieves. The latest cameras are delivering clear and multi-angle images that can lead straight to the suspects.
News 8 Sports Director, Kyle Kraska, spent a few hours with Padres all-time great Trevor Hoffman who is headed to Cooperstown to be inducted into Major League Baseball's Hall of Fame.
Comic-con is famous for its crazy costumes, but sometimes those outrageous outfits fall apart at the worst time.