County supervisors flew to Sacramento Thursday to tell lawmakers enough is enough. The state is supposed to issue checks Friday to counties to pay for welfare, food stamps, foster care and other social services.
The state controller said there's no money in the treasury because of the budget deadlock.
The lawsuit may be delayed in state lawmakers pass a proposed budget deal.
The budget plan includes nearly $16 billion in spending cuts; $11 billion in loans; and $14 billion in new taxes, including a one percent sales tax increase and an increase in the vehicle license fee.
A vote on the plan is scheduled for late Friday.
Scattered showers and lower temperatures are in the forecast Friday for San Diego County with snow possible in the mountains at gradually lower elevations throughout the day.
Teachers in the Solana Beach School District, who have been without contracts for months, on Thursday pushed for new contracts, but the district is not backing down.
A Ramona man was arrested Thursday on suspicion of stealing tip jars from a half-dozen Poway businesses.
People who take their pets to Del Mar's dog beach wanted to know who planted the incredible garden there.
Local first-responders who put their lives on the line to help victims of the deadly Montecito mudslides were back home Thursday.
A man accused of stabbing a woman to death near an Encanto Park made his first court appearance Thursday.
The San Diego Blood Bank Thursday solicited donations through the end of the month in honor of Father Joe Carroll, who will undergo surgery Feb. 1 due to complications with diabetes.
If you need ideas to help you keep that New Year's resolution going head to Santee for an active lifestyle expo and race this Saturday.