San Diego County Confirms 8 New COVID-19 Outbreaks, Down Single-Day Record

A day after San Diego County reported a record 19 new confirmed outbreaks of COVID-19, the new confirmed outbreaks dropped to eight in the county’s Friday coronavirus report. That brings the total of seven days to 37. Seven or more outbreaks in a seven-day period give the county the impetus to modify its public health … Read more

Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 Vaccine Study Will Be Third Massive Trial to Arrive in San Diego

As the race for a COVID-19 vaccine intensifies, San Diego is preparing to participate in a massive international study of a vaccine developed by drug maker Johnson & Johnson. If the news sounds like déjà vu, it’s because it’s the third COVID-19 vaccine trial to hit San Diego, joining studies led by Massachusetts biotech Moderna … Read more

USS Bonhomme Richard is still burning, 61 are injured

For the third day in a row, firefighters are fighting a fire on one of America’s multi-purpose helicopter landing craft Wasp moored in the harbor in San Diego, California. According to Admiral Philip Sobeck, the fire is still active, but added that the situation is developing well and firefighters have made significant progress. The fire … Read more