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Correction: Homeless Count story

Dec. 18, 2018 2:45 PM EST

In a story Dec. 17 about a count of homeless people in the U.S., The Associated Press reported erroneously which tax Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority Executive Director Peter Lynn credited for helping reduce homelessness in the 2018 count. Lynn was crediting a Los Angeles city ballot measure that was...

Asylum seekers stake claims on patch of US soil at border

Dec. 18, 2018 3:15 AM EST

TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) — Several asylum seekers, joined by two members of the U.S. Congress, waited on a small patch of U.S. soil for hours demanding that their claims be processed immediately, challenging a U.S. policy to make people wait in Mexico if there are capacity constraints. The 21 Honduran asylum...

San Diego beats Northern Colorado 85-65

Dec. 16, 2018 12:49 AM EST

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Olin Carter III had 18 points on 7-of-11 shooting, Isaiah Pineiro added 17 points and 10 rebounds, and San Diego beat Northern Colorado 85-65 on Saturday night. Tyler Williams made 7 of 8 from the field and added 16 points for the Toreros (9-3). Alex Floresca scored 12 and Isaiah Wright...

Home of NFL's Chargers, MLS' Galaxy to change name in 2019

Dec. 13, 2018 4:37 PM EST

CARSON, Calif. (AP) — The home stadium of the NFL's Los Angeles Chargers and Major League Soccer's LA Galaxy will change its name in 2019. StubHub Center will become Dignity Health Sports Park on Jan. 1, owner AEG announced Thursday. The two-stadium sports complex is centered on a 27,000-seat stadium that...

Mitchell leads SDSU to 99-46 win vs Division II Toros

Dec. 13, 2018 1:02 AM EST

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The San Diego State Aztecs just needed a win. It happened that Division II Cal State Dominguez Hills was up next. Matt Mitchell scored 20 points and San Diego State used a 23-0 run midway through the first half to rout the overmatched Toros 99-46 Wednesday night. Jalen McDaniels and Adam...

Sewage from Mexico spill flows north into California waters

Dec. 12, 2018 4:08 PM EST

IMPERIAL BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Millions of gallons of raw sewage has spilled into Mexico's Tijuana River and is flowing north into California, fouling beaches in San Diego County, where swimmers and surfers were urged to stay out of the ocean. If the spill that began late Monday continues unabated, it could...

The Latest: US arrests 32 at San Diego border protest

Dec. 10, 2018 8:20 PM EST

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Latest on a demonstration at San Diego's border with Tijuana, Mexico (all times local): 3:10 p.m. U.S. authorities have 32 people at a demonstration organized by a Quaker group at the border separating San Diego from Tijuana, Mexico. Border Patrol spokesman Eduardo Olmos said 31 people...

US arrests 32 at San Diego border demonstration

Dec. 10, 2018 8:19 PM EST

SAN DIEGO (AP) — U.S. authorities arrested 32 people at a demonstration Monday that was organized by a Quaker group on the border with Mexico, authorities said. Demonstrators were calling for an end to detaining and deporting immigrants and showing support for migrants in a caravan of Central American...

The U.S. Border Patrol has made 32 arrests at a demonstration at the border separating San Diego from Tijuana, Mexico.

Dec. 10, 2018 6:06 PM EST
SAN DIEGO (AP) — The U.S. Border Patrol has made 32 arrests at a demonstration at the border separating San Diego from Tijuana, Mexico.

Agency: Fear of returning home spikes at US-Mexico border

Dec. 10, 2018 4:55 PM EST

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The number of people expressing fear of returning to their home countries when stopped at the U.S. border with Mexico has spiked, according to figures released Monday by U.S. Customs and Border Protection. U.S. border authorities fielded 92,959 "credible fear" claims — the initial...