Adapting To The New Reality Of Increased Wildfire Danger
Governor Jerry Brown is warning Californians that climate change will make wildfires more frequent and dangerous. We'll assess what the governor means about adapting to this new reality.
Weekend Preview: 'Other Desert Cities', 'Accomplice' and Adams Avenue...
A new play at the Old Globe, a recently extended out-of-the-norm theater experience, a folk music festival and a party celebrating North County San Diego are what's topping our to-do list this weekend.
County Leaders Mull Broader Representation On Fair Board
Supervisors will continue negotiations for more local control of the Del Mar Fairgrounds.
Prospero's Son: Local Author Writes Of Life, Books, Love And Theater
UC San Diego Arts and Humanities dean discusses his memoir "Prospero's Son," a story about his family, its secrets and finding resolution.
San Diego's Unemployment Rate Falls To 7.7 Percent
For the first time in more than four years, the county's unemployment rate dropped below 8 percent, but is it too soon to celebrate?
San Diego City Council To Consider New Medical Marijuana Ordinance Today
The City Council is scheduled today to discuss the components of a draft law that would make medical marijuana dispensaries legal in San Diego again.
Earth Day Puts Spotlight On San Diego's Environment
How dirty is the air we breath and the water we drink?
The Changing Face Of San Diego's Gun Culture
As gun legislation is debated by lawmakers in Washington, local activists rally outside a North County congressional office. We take a look at their meeting with Congressman Darrell Issa's staff and look at how the gun culture in San Diego has evolved.
Barrio Logan Celebrates Murals, Chicano Park's 43rd Anniversary
Residents have many reasons to celebrate Chicano Park.
Nat'l Healthcare Decisions Day: Are You Prepared?
Making end-of-life healthcare decisions for a loved one is never easy and sometimes it can tear a family apart. On National Healthcare Decisions Day, we look at how to start the conversation now so your loved one can express their wishes and be part...
Boston Bombings Prompt Extra Vigilance in San Diego Area
Law enforcement officials in the San Diego area were on heightened alert while monitoring the aftermath of explosions that killed two people and injured dozens more at the finish line of the Boston Marathon.
Is San Diego Doing Enough To Maintain Its Police Force?
Mayor Filner's 2014 budget includes funds to increase the San Diego Police Department by 136 new officers this year. But the San Diego Police Officer Association says the department is already short by 100 officers and more than half of the department...
Future Of Technology: Inventor Of The Cellphone Looks Ahead
Technology has changed the way we communicate, live and learn but what does technology hold for our future? Martin Cooper made the very first cellphone call from a prototype he worked on while at Motorola. He says as we move forward, so should...
Science Lessons Changing For K-12
For the first time in 15 years, science gets a makeover in the classroom.
Roundtable: Freeway Guardrails, Housing-Eviction Details, Blue Angels...
Some San Diego freeway guardrails may actually be deadly. A zero-tolerance policy in subsidized housing produces homelessness. The Blue Angels won't fly — but will Korean missiles?
Help For Procrastinators: Last-Minute Tax Tips
Still haven't filed your 2012 income tax returns? Are you confused about a particular element of your federal tax return? What are some of the new tax laws that you should be aware of? IRS Spokesman Raphael Tulino answers your questions about what you...
CA Senator Blasts Gov't Agency Overseeing San Onofre
As the government agency that regulates San Onofre issues a preliminary ruling on restarting the plant at reduced power, a California Senator calls the move "dangerous and premature." And ratepayers want to know: who is picking up the tab?
Weekend Preview: Righteous Exploits, Stay Strange and The Big Read
Things are getting experimental this weekend in the form of a spoken word performance, a live music series, a Tijuana excursion and some heavy reading.
San Diegans And Distracted Driving
Driving while talking on a hand-held cellphone is against the law in California, but according to a new survey from UC San Diego researchers, many San Diegans are still using their mobile devices. Adults driving with young children also report texting...
Cancer Play Is Reality Theatre
A performance piece at San Diego Lyceum Theatre explores how we talk with friends and family about cancer. "The Cancer Play" is based on real conversations among a family navigating a devastating diagnosis.
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