5 Things to do in San Diego
5 Things to do in San Diego

By Averil Nunes


U.S. marshals, police wounded, fugitive dead in NYC gunfight

Two U.S. marshals and a New York police detective were wounded and a fugitive wanted on sex abuse charges was killed in a shootout in the city`s upscale Greenwich Village neighborhood on Monday, authorities said.

What to expect at the San Diego`s Spanish Village Art Centre?

With innovative artists of all genres putting out their best and interesting workshops to learn from, you can lose yourself in the world of art at the Spanish Village Art Centre in San Diego.

Poonia finishes 3rd in US, Gowda 8th in Diamond League

On a training-cum-competition stint in the United States, ace Indian discus thrower Krishna Poonia finished third in an international competition with an effort below the Glasgow Commonwealth Games qualifying standard set by Athletics Federation of India.

Tiger Woods to skip 2014 US Open

Tiger Woods will miss his second major championship of 2014 as he struggles to return to top form following back surgery earlier this year.

Thousands flee raging fires in southern California

Thousands of people are fleeing their homes to escape raging wildfires in southern California, which has triggered the partial evacuation of a military base and a tourist amusement park.

Wildfire forces 20,000 evacuations near San Diego

A wildfire roaring through Southern California forced evacuation orders for more than 20,000 homes, but so far only one mobile home burned as a high-pressure system brought unseasonable heat and gusty winds to the parched state.

Navy rescues family with sick baby from sailboat

US sailors rescued a family with an ill 1-year-old baby from a sailboat that broke down hundreds of miles off the Mexican coast, boarding them on Sunday onto a San Diego-bound Navy ship so the girl could get medical treatment.

Phil Mickelson injured two weeks before Masters

An abdominal injury has prompted three-time Masters champion Phil Mickelson to pull out of the Texas Open, less than two weeks before the first major championship of 2014 at Augusta.

Torrey Pines chosen as site for 2021 U.S. Open

Torrey Pines Golf Course, outside of San Diego, will host the 2021 U.S. Open, the United States Golf Association (USGA) announced on Tuesday.

Bryan brothers keep U.S. hopes alive in San Diego

World number one doubles duo Mike and Bob Bryan kept United States hopes alive with a 6-2 6-3 3-6 6-1 victory over Britons Colin Fleming and Dominic Inglot in their Davis Cup World Group first-round tie in San Diego on Saturday.

McIlroy masterclass lights up Dubai

Rory McIlroy confirmed he is back on top form with a stunning 63 as the first round of the $2.5 million Dubai Desert Classic got underway Thursday with a barrage of birdies.

Woods endures nightmare day at Torrey Pines

Defending champion Tiger Woods plunged to new depths when he missed a secondary cut on the PGA Tour for the first time after struggling badly in Saturday`s third round of the Farmers Insurance Open outside San Diego.

Disgruntled Tiger trails by nine shots at Torrey Pines

Defending champion Tiger Woods was a frustrated figure after failing to take advantage of the easier of the two hosting courses in Friday`s second round of the Farmers Insurance Open outside San Diego.

Surging Spieth sets early pace, Tiger well back

Jordan Spieth totally upstaged playing partner and defending champion Tiger Woods as he charged to the clubhouse lead in Friday`s second round of the Farmers Insurance Open outside San Diego.

Cink in control at Torrey Pines, Tiger cards a 72

Stewart Cink, seeking his first PGA Tour title in five years, charged into a one-shot lead at the Farmers Insurance Open on Thursday as Phil Mickelson also moved into early contention despite nursing a troublesome back.

Tiger likes look of firm and fast Torrey Pines

Tiger Woods could not wish for a better place to launch his 2014 PGA Tour campaign than at the Torrey Pines Golf Club for this week`s Farmers Insurance Open outside San Diego where he will be hunting a record eighth victory.

Google glass case: California woman wearing device found `not guilty` by court

A Californian woman, who was issued a ticket for driving while wearing Google glasses, has been let off by a San Diego traffic court after she was found “not guilty.”

US unearths new drug `supertunnel` under Mexico border

US and Mexican authorities have unearthed another sophisticated "supertunnel" used to smuggle drugs beneath their common border, the third since 2011, officials said.

3 arrested in international Navy bribery scheme

A Navy contractor for a Singapore-based firm, a commander and a Navy criminal investigator were arrested and charged with conspiracy in a bribery scheme to reap millions of dollars in port contracts worldwide, federal prosecutors has announced.