| Nov 20, 2013
| 8:09 PM
SAN DIEGO — Two members of the City Council will advance to a runoff early next year in the special election to find a mayoral replacement for the disgraced Bob Filner.
After a polite campaign and turnout that was lower than predicted,...
| Nov 28, 2013
One hundred and fifty years ago, with the country still torn by civil war, President Lincoln issued a proclamation calling for all Americans to observe a common day "of Thanksgiving and Praise to our beneficent Father who dwelleth in the Heavens." That'...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 7:28 PM
L.A. County Dist. Atty. Jackie Lacey said prosecutors will seek the maximum sentence against Angela Spaccia, the former Bell official convicted Monday on 11 counts of misappropriating public funds and other corruption charges.
Prosecutors said Spaccia...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 4:44 PM
SAN DIEGO — As mayor, Bob Filner had a police officer as his driver and bodyguard, escorting him in a city-owned SUV with tinted windows — any time and anywhere.
As ex-mayor and convicted felon, Filner will be under orders to wear a GPS...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 12:40 PM
SAN DIEGO -- Bob Filner's former fiancee, in a letter to the judge who sentenced Filner, said the ex-mayor is "a hard working man now dedicated to achieving personal health, harmony and peace."
Bronwyn Ingram, once described by Filner as "San Diego's...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 2:16 PM
SAN DIEGO -- A second city employee has filed a sexual harassment lawsuit against ex-Mayor Bob Filner.
The allegations of Stacy McKenzie, 50, a manager in the Park and Recreation Department, are similar to those made by more than 20 women during the...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 4:12 PM
SAN DIEGO – Mayor-elect Kevin Faulconer said Wednesday that he plans to name Assistant Chief Shelley Zimmerman to succeed Chief Bill Lansdowne, who is set to retire Monday after 10 years heading the San Diego Police Department.
| Jan 21, 2014
| 9:46 PM
SAN DIEGO -- A retired San Diego police officer and the owner of a Washington, D.C.-based election services business have been charged with conspiring to funnel more than $500,000 of illegal contributions from a Mexican businessman into San Diego...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 11:55 AM
SAN DIEGO -- Attorney Gloria Allred, who filed the sexual harassment lawsuit that led to the resignation of Mayor Bob Filner, said Tuesday the case should be a warning to other elected officials nationwide not to harass their employees.
| Sep 4, 2013
| 6:21 AM
Not even the most die-hard Bob Filner loyalists claim the achievements during his tumultuous nine months as San Diego’s mayor that ended Friday with his resignation were greater than the failures and misdeeds: the hostile treatment of women, the...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 7:08 PM
SAN DIEGO--Former Assemblywoman Lori Saldana signed up Friday as a possible candidate for mayor to finish the final three years of Bob Filner's term.
Like all candidates, Saldana has until Sept. 20 to return nomination papers to the city clerk with...