San Diego, California - Go wild this holiday season at the San Diego Zoo’s annual celebration, Jungle Bells presented by California Coast Credit Union. The holiday festivities start December 8, 2017, and run through January 1, 2018. Jungle Bells guests will be treated to seasonal decorations, animal experiences, costumed characters, live entertainment and more.

San Diego, California - During a 24-hour period at ports of entry along the California border with Mexico, U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers seized a total of 244 pounds of narcotics valued at more than $1.9 million.

San Diego, California - Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command (SPAWAR) employees attended an all-hands event to learn more about a revised strategic vision for the workforce, Tuesday.

San Diego, California - The Navy's first stealth fighter conducted flight operations Wednesday, aboard USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) as the aircraft carrier trained off the coast of Southern California.

San Diego, California - San Diego has the third highest cost of living compared to nine competitor metros and ranks last in affordability. The metropolitan area also ranks fourth in workforce diversity in terms of ethnicity. These findings were released today as part of the 2017 update to the Regional Jobs Strategy Dashboard, produced by the San Diego Regional Chamber Foundation.

San Diego, California - In conjunction with the start of the Fleet Week San Diego, the Sweetwater Union High School District was presented with an $8.5 million Department of Defense (DoD) grant to begin implementation of the National Math and Science Initiative (NMSI) College Readiness Program in 10 high schools to support student's interest in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM).

San Diego, California - With the help of mother river hippopotamus Funani, her 3-week-old calf casually pushed around their 150,000-gallon pool today at the San Diego Zoo, before resting on the beach to the delight of guests. Although animal care staff maintains protected contact with the species, the Zoo has confirmed that Funani’s 12th calf is a healthy male.