SAN DIEGO (NEWS 8) - This amazing insect lives in the tropical and subtropical forests of southeast Asia.
It is a master of camouflage, having evolved to look just like the plants that they live on and eat, thus hiding from predators in plain sight.
Leaf insects actually blend in so well with the leaves they eat that their keepers often have a difficult time telling the difference between insect and leaf!
You can also take a remarkable excursion into the San Diego Zoo’s annual spring event this year.
The Easter Bunny will be returning to the Zoo for exciting family commemorative pictures.
Yaycation, presented by National University, will include special daily activities and animal experiences for the whole family. It will start March 24 and run through April 8, 2018.
Please visit sandiegozoo.org for more details.
High pressure bring warmer temperatures through Thursday. Marine layer weakens with the approaching high pressure.
Worried they would lack big-name candidates at the top of the ticket this November, California Republicans turned to a ballot measure that would eliminate a recent gas tax increase in hopes of exciting conservatives and ensuring they show up to support lower-profile legislative and congressional candidates.
Authorities released the name Tuesday of the man shot to death last weekend during a fracas at an Escondido bar -- allegedly by his felon brother, and apparently by accident.
On Tuesday, hundreds of passionate critics of the controversial El Monte Sand Mine project packed a Lakeside auditorium to express their opposition to the project.
San Diego officials and residents held commemorative events around the county Tuesday on the 40th anniversary of the Pacific Southwest Airlines Flight 182 crash.
In 1978, the PSA Flight 182 crash killed 144 people and scattered wreckage across North Park, San Diego. On Tuesday surviving family members and first responders came together for a commemoration event at Grossmont College.
A popular Oceanside bar has lost its liquor license. The owners of Firewater Saloon claim the city is trying to run their business out of town. Officials say the suspension is because of disorderly activity on the premises.
After 35-years in business, the Chula Vista RV Resort will be shutting its doors on February 1, 2019.