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San Diego State student, 19, dies after attending frat party

Nov. 11, 2019 7:35 PM EST

SAN DIEGO (AP) — San Diego State University announced Monday the death of a freshman who was hospitalized after attending a fraternity party. Dylan Hernandez, 19, went to the party Wednesday, school officials said. Early Thursday, university police responded to a 911 call that a student needed medical...

2 horses euthanized after being injured in races at Del Mar

Nov. 11, 2019 1:44 PM EST

DEL MAR, Calif. (AP) — Two horses have been euthanized after suffering injuries during races at Del Mar, ending the track's stretch of safe competition. Both Ghost Street and Prayer Warrior suffered front leg injuries about 90 minutes apart Sunday at the seaside track north of San Diego. Ghost Street, a...

Cooks, Lee lead Nevada to 17-13 win vs. No. 24 San Diego St.

Nov. 10, 2019 3:05 AM EST

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Nevada Wolf Pack didn't flinch against No. 24 San Diego State and came away with an impressive victory. Wide receiver Elijah Cooks threw a 50-yard pass on a trick play to set up Devonte Lee's go-ahead, 1-yard run with 10:31 to go and the Wolf Pack beat the Aztecs 17-13 Saturday night....

Padres unveil new brown and gold color scheme

Nov. 10, 2019 12:14 AM EST

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Brown is back for the San Diego Padres. The Padres unveiled new uniforms Saturday night that feature a brown and gold color scheme, similar to the one used from the franchise's inception in 1969 through 1984. The new uniforms were unveiled at Petco Park in front a few thousand fans by...

Hunter leads Long Beach St. over San Diego 74-62

Nov. 9, 2019 9:33 PM EST

LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Chance Hunter had 21 points and nine rebounds as Long Beach State beat San Diego 74-62 on Saturday. Colin Slater had 18 points for Long Beach State (1-1). Michael Carter III added 14 points. Joey Calcaterra scored a career-high 20 points for the Toreros (0-2). Jared Rodriguez...

No. 24 San Diego State faces Nevada during redemption tour

Nov. 8, 2019 2:42 AM EST

SAN DIEGO (AP) — San Diego State jumped into The Associated Press Top 25 after a close road victory against UNLV and then moved up a spot after a bye weekend. That certainly caught coach Rocky Long's attention. "It's always nice to be ranked but it's really funny that you don't play and you get to move...

1 killed, 2 wounded in shooting at San Diego restaurant

Nov. 6, 2019 11:52 PM EST

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Police searched for a gunman who shot three employees — killing one — at a fast food restaurant in San Diego on Wednesday. The shooting happened around 5:30 p.m. at a Church's Chicken in the Otay Mesa area, officials said. The suspected gunman had been in the restaurant...

Migrants live in fear at Mexico-US border as violence flares

Nov. 6, 2019 6:48 PM EST

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A Salvadoran woman seeking asylum in the United States spends her days holed up in her cousin's cramped slum house just across the border in Mexico — too scared to leave after receiving a savage beating from two men three weeks ago while she was strolling home from a convenience...

The Latest: 2 escaped inmates arrested at US-Mexico border

Nov. 6, 2019 2:22 PM EST

MARINA, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the capture of two inmates who escaped a California jail (all times local): 11:20 a.m. An official says two murder suspects who escaped a California jail were captured Wednesday by U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents as they tried to enter the United States from...

UC Irvine rallies from 14 down, beats San Diego 76-73

Nov. 6, 2019 12:48 AM EST

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Evan Leonard hit all 10 of his free throws and scored 19 points and UC Irvine rallied for a 76-73 victory over San Diego on Tuesday night in a season opener for both teams. Tommy Rutherford scored 16 on 6-of-7 shooting from the floor for the Anteaters, while Collin Welp scored 13. Braun...