There were echoes of the Boston Tea Party in San Diego Bay this morning. Opponents of the stimulus bill took part in a nationwide protest.
Dozens of conservative activists were at the Star of India as part of a rally started by CNBC host Rick Santelli for a "Chicago Tea Party" to protest President Obama's stimulus plan.
"We don't want taxation that has no representation, and not adequate representation. Everybody's mad, and we're getting hit doubly hard in San Diego because of the California budget that was passed," protestor Dawn Wildman said.
The tea throwing was symbolic. Two giant bags of tea were well-wrapped and none of the tea seeped into the bay.
About 45 cities took part across the nation.
Two people died early Sunday morning after a high-speed chase ended in a head-on crash in North County.
A warming trend that began Sunday in most of San Diego County will continue Monday with dry and warmer weather expected to continue until the middle of this week.
The San Diego Police Department has launched an internal investigation into a program intended to reward officers for making drug arrests.
Police were involved a pursuit late Saturday that ended with a deadly officer-involved shooting in Escondido.
A man was shot and killed by police at an officer- involved shooting in Escondido, a sheriff's lieutenant said Sunday.
A man threw rocks at vehicles on Interstate 5 near Imperial Beach Sunday, and threatened police with a pickaxe as he ran into a riverbed.
San Diego Sen. Toni Atkins will make history Wednesday when she becomes the first woman and first lesbian to hold the California Senate's top job.
A 16-year-old boy was allegedly drunk when he crashed his car into a stopped vehicle, pinning a motorist between two bumpers, police said Sunday.
A 27-year-old man suffered fatal injuries as the result of a "punching game'' inside of a bar Saturday morning in the Gaslamp
neighborhood of San Diego.
A large plume of smoke filled the sky in Miramar on Saturday morning after a concrete supply building went up in flames.