| Mar 21, 2014
| 3:35 PM
SAN DIEGO — On the first page of the program booklet for San Diego Opera's stirring performance of Verdi's Requiem Thursday night at Civic Theatre, the company's board president, Karen S. Cohn, ended her welcoming note with the line: "I can't wait...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 6:05 AM
The ocean doesn’t just moderate temperatures and influence weather in some of the world’s biggest cities; it also has the power to cleanse the air, new research suggests.
At night, the sea surface can absorb and remove up to 15% of smog-...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 2:14 PM
A project that could point the way to a new class of drugs to treat influenza won the top prize Tuesday night at the Intel Science Talent Search, netting 17-year-old Eric S. Chen a cool $100,000.
Chen, a senior at Canyon Crest Academy in San Diego,...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 7:05 AM
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This spring’s National Football League draft will tell us who the most prized college players are. It’s thought to be a good year for quarterbacks.
College and university talent...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 11:31 PM
Vanguard 82, San Diego Christian 59
Senior guard Taylor Belmont came close to producing a triple-double at home, finishing with 14 points, 10 assists and nine rebounds, as the top-ranked Lions closed out the regular season perfect...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 12:28 PM
SAN DIEGO - A 22-year-old UC San Diego student has been arrested on suspicion of an on-campus arson. A second suspect is being sought, police said Friday.
Hoai Vi Holly Thuy Nguyen was arrested on campus Tuesday on suspicion of setting two fires Dec....
| Jan 31, 2014
| 11:16 PM
UC Irvine def. UC San Diego
Senior Jeremy Dejno had 15 kills, hit .619 and produced a career-high five block assists to lead the host No. 8-ranked Anteaters to a 25-11, 25-20, 25-12, sweep in Mountain Pacific Sports Federation action on...
| May 10, 2014
| 11:13 PM
Cal Poly SLO 1, UC Irvine 0
SAN LUIS OBISPO — Starting pitchers Elliot Surrey and Justin Calomeni made it another pitchers' duel but this time No. 16 UC Irvine fell to fifth-ranked Cal Poly Saturday in a Big West Conference game at...
| Jun 8, 2013
| 11:23 PM
UC Irvine junior center fielder Dominique Taylor was selected in the 15th round by the Kansas City Royals (No. 444 overall) to highlight players with local ties chosen in the Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft on Saturday.
J.J. Altobelli, the...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 2:36 PM
It’s been two years since NASA’s space shuttle program came to an end, but thousands of Americans still dream of becoming astronauts. Eight of them – four men and four women – were introduced Monday as NASA’s astronaut...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 9:00 AM
It began 30 years ago when Charlie Murrow -- a musical environmentalist, sound artist, chanter and tooter, inventor of the heart-beat machine instrument and event organizer extraordinaire -- gathered like-minded Manhattan chanters and tooters to celebrate...