Julie Watson, The Associated Press

Julie Watson

The Associated Press

San Diego, CA, United States

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  • ABC News
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  • FOX 8 New Orleans
  • NBC12 WWBT Richmond
  • KFVS News
  • FOX19
  • WBRC FOX6 News
  • SavannahNow
  • WDRB News
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Recent articles by Julie:

For California's big cities, San Diego in a class by itself

Unlike most Californians, people in San Diego will be able to get a reprieve from the heat this Labor Day weekend by heading to movie theaters and dining inside a restaurant → Read More

Arson suspected as cause of fire on Navy ship Bonhomme Richard, defense official says

Arson is suspected as the cause of a July 12 fire that left extensive damage to the USS Bonhomme Richard docked off San Diego, and a U.S. Navy sailor was being questioned as a potential suspect, a senior defense official said Wednesday. → Read More

Defense official: Arson suspected as cause of Navy ship fire

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Arson is suspected as the cause of a July 12 fire that left extensive damage to the USS Bonhomme Richard and a U.S. Navy sailor is → Read More

Former sailor details misconduct by SEALs pulled from Iraq

U.S. Navy intelligence specialist Colleen Grace was asleep on a remote air base in Iraq when she was woken up by knocking on the door next to her room, and then a voice she recognized. → Read More

Tribe says new border wall harming burial sites; sues Trump

A California tribe whose ancestral lands span across the U.S.-Mexico border is suing the Trump administration to block construction of a section of border wall that the Kumeyaay people say is desecrating sacred burial sites → Read More

Search stretches on for 8 missing after Marine craft sinks

Helicopters and boats ranging from inflatables to a Navy destroyer are searching for eight people missing after their Marine landing craft went down off the Southern California coast. → Read More

Search stretches on for 8 missing after Marine craft sinks

Helicopters and boats ranging from inflatables to a Navy destroyer are searching for eight people missing after their Marine landing craft went down off the Southern California coast. → Read More

Search stretches on for 8 missing after Marine craft sinks

Helicopters and boats ranging from inflatables to a Navy destroyer are searching for eight people missing after their Marine landing craft went down off the Southern California coast. → Read More

Search stretches on for 8 missing after Marine craft sinks

Helicopters and boats ranging from inflatables to a Navy destroyer are searching for eight people missing after their Marine landing craft went down off the Southern California coast. → Read More

Search stretches on for 8 missing after Marine craft sinks

Helicopters and boats ranging from inflatables to a Navy destroyer are searching for eight people missing after their Marine landing craft went down off the Southern California coast. → Read More

Search stretches on for 8 missing after Marine craft sinks

Helicopters and boats ranging from inflatables to a Navy destroyer are searching for eight people missing after their Marine landing craft went down off the Southern California coast. → Read More

Search stretches on for 8 missing after Marine craft sinks

Helicopters and boats ranging from inflatables to a Navy destroyer are searching for eight people missing after their Marine landing craft went down off the Southern California coast. → Read More

Search stretches on for 8 missing after Marine craft sinks

Helicopters and boats ranging from inflatables to a Navy destroyer are searching for eight people missing after their Marine landing craft went down off the Southern California coast. → Read More

Marine sea tank sinks with 16 aboard; 1 dead and 8 missing

SAN DIEGO — An amphibious assault vehicle carrying 15 Marines and a Navy sailor sank near a military-owned island off the coast of Southern → Read More

Marine sea tank sinks with 16 aboard, 1 dead and 8 missing

A seafaring tank with 15 Marines and a Navy sailor aboard sank near a military-owned island off the coast of Southern California, leaving one of the Marines dead and eight → Read More

Oklahoma murder suspect escapes 12th floor cell using sheets

Pablo Robledo, 34, who was being held on a first-degree murder charge, and his cellmate escaped by breaking a window of their cell and climbing down, according to jail spokesman Mac Mullings. → Read More

Oklahoma murder suspect escapes 12th floor cell using sheets

Pablo Robledo, 34, who was being held on a first-degree murder charge, and his cellmate escaped by breaking a window of their cell and climbing down, according to jail spokesman Mac Mullings. → Read More

Oklahoma murder suspect escapes 12th floor cell using sheets

Pablo Robledo, 34, who was being held on a first-degree murder charge, and his cellmate escaped by breaking a window of their cell and climbing down, according to jail spokesman Mac Mullings. → Read More

Marine sea tank sinks with 16 aboard; 1 dead and 8 missing

Eight Marines wee missing and one dead after an amphibious assault vehicle sank during a training exercise near a military-owned island off the coast of ... → Read More

Navy chief: US warship's fate uncertain; damage extensive

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The USS Bonhomme Richard has extensive structural, electrical and mechanical damage, a top naval chief said Friday after walking into the bowels of the charred warship that burned for more than four days off San Diego. Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Mike Gilday pledged a thorough investigation into the Navy's worst U. S. warship fire outside of combat in recent memory. → Read More