| Feb 18, 2014
| 7:41 PM
SAN DIEGO — A U.S. Border Patrol agent patrolling a smuggling trail in the mountains east of San Diego shot and killed a suspect Tuesday morning after being struck in the head during a rock attack, federal and San Diego County authorities said....
| Feb 18, 2014
| 7:15 PM
SAN DIEGO, Calif., Feb 18 (Reuters) - A U.S. border agent on patrol in Southern California shot and killed a suspected illegal immigrant during a confrontation not far from the border with Mexico, after the agent was pelted with rocks, officials said....
| Feb 10, 2014
| 9:38 PM
During dinner service at a Santa Monica restaurant a few years ago, a sushi chef known to customers as Yama disappeared out the back, car keys in hand. A few moments later, he reemerged clutching a package tightly wrapped in plastic.
| Jan 28, 2014
| 12:57 PM
Fliers who want to complete their enrollment in the Transportation Security Administration's PreCheck program will be able to do so at at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) starting Thursday, according to a TSA announcement.
The TSA will open an...
| Jan 5, 2014
As President Obama ponders a task force's recommendations for reining in electronic surveillance by the National Security Agency, a federal judge in New York has allowed another government agency to invade the privacy of Americans. Judge Edward R....
| Dec 24, 2013
| 4:29 PM
In one of the largest drug busts at the port of Baltimore in years, U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents seized two gym bags stuffed with nearly 128 pounds of cocaine from a Panamanian shipping container.
Customs agents put the estimated street...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Perhaps you've heard of the Fourth Amendment.
That's the one that guarantees freedom from unfettered government snooping, the one that says government needs probable cause and a warrant before it can search or seize your things.
That guarantee would...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 5:08 PM
ARIVACA, Ariz. — There was a time when Maggie Milinovitch and her husband didn't agree on whether to give food and water to the weary border crossers who traversed the couple's desert land a few miles north of the Mexico border in southern Arizona....
| Oct 24, 2013
| 4:32 AM
In the 19 states that require vehicles to display only one license plate at the rear, most folks think that is how life should be. In the other 31 states and Washington, D.C., being forced to mount a second license......
| Sep 11, 2013
| 8:23 PM
The Coast Guard has suspended the search for the Oceanside boater who disappeared Monday and whose boat was later found off La Jolla.
"After an exhaustive search effort utilizing a significant number of crews and assets, we've come to the very difficult...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 9:29 AM
A Coast Guard official says his "deepest sympathy" goes out to the family and friends of a missing 52-year-old Oceanside boater after an extensive search at sea was called off.
The boater, Loren Ruden, was reported missing Monday after beachgoers...