Snake Found Wrapped Around The Neck Of Pedicab Driver

A snake

SAN DIEGO–A snake found wrapped around the neck of a pedicab driver in the Gaslamp District this morning is now being treated by a veterinarian for starvation, dehydration and anemia. County Animal Services picked up the snake in the Gaslamp District this morning after being called by San Diego Police. Police officers say they responded […]

UC San Diego-led Team Discovers Scarab From Time Of Biblical Pharaoh

Dig site at Khirbat Hamra Ifdan

LA JOLLA–Archaeologists led by University of California, San Diego Anthropology Professor Thomas E. Levy have discovered a small Egyptian scarab bearing the name of Sheshonq I – the only historical figure mentioned in both the Hebrew Bible (as Shishak) and Egyptian monuments indirectly related to the Biblical King Solomon. A description of the discovery was […]

San Diego Humane Society Rescues 400 Chinchillas

Rescued chinchillo

SAN DIEGO–Imagine if more than 400 lives needed your urgent help. When asked to rescue and care for more than 400 chinchillas, San Diego Humane Society didn’t hesitate in spite of the significant impact on resources, space, and personnel. Yesterday, four teams of experienced San Diego Humane Society animal welfare professionals rescued and transported 420 […]

DA: New Billboards To Combat Human Trafficking And Exploitation

District Attorney unveiled new public billboards combating human trafficking and sexual exploitation.

SAN DIEGO–District Attorney Bonnie Dumanis today unveiled a new public awareness campaign that directly confronts the epidemic of human trafficking and sexual exploitation of children. The DA’s Office unveiled billboards across San Diego County in an effort to raise awareness of the staggering number of commercially sexually exploited children in the county and to offer help to […]