Stories by City News Service
According to state officials, the biggest factor in the unemployment rate increase in San Diego County was a seasonal loss of 9,700 local education jobs. Another 3,100 state education positions were cut, as well.
The study will take place over five years and will test of the safety of a new treatment involving neural stem cells.
The Encinitas Little League team lost 5-1 Friday afternoon to the Mountain Ridge Little League team from Las Vegas in a West Regional semifinal in San Bernardino.
The man is accused of fueling a fire in the San Luis Rey River bed during a spate of blazes across San Diego County in May. His lawyer will try to get the arson charge dismissed next week to avoid a retrial.
The Encinitas Little League All-Stars will begin pool play Saturday in the West Regional tournament in San Bernardino.
Another man also was killed in the Thursday night crash of two boats at El Capitan Reservoir near Lakeside.