Stories for March 8, 2012
Rep. Bob Filner, D- San Diego, and Assemblyman Nathan Fletcher, R-San Diego, filed their nomination papers today for the San Diego mayoral race today, joining a field of a dozen candidates.
Backers of a proposed income tax on California millionaires continue to resist pressure from Governor Jerry Brown to call their effort off.
If you’re over 65 years old and poor in California, you probably aren’t seeing a dentist…unless it’s an emergency. That’s something Democratic Assemblymember Dr. Richard Pan hopes will change.
The superPAC spent nearly $6 million on largely negative ads last week, and still the candidate won Ohio's crucial primary by less than 1 percent. Experts can't measure the effectiveness of superPAC advertising. But some believe it is discouraging voters from going to the polls.
The company that operates an electric vehicle rental pool in San Diego announced today that 6,000 members signed up in the first 100 days of the program, in part because of the recent spike in gas prices.
Two months into the budget process, legislative Democrats haven’t approved any of Gov. Jerry Brown's proposed cuts. In fact, they’ve rejected $1 billion of them. But they're promising a balanced budget in the end.
Treating lifestyle-related health conditions comes with a high price – and the state's Medi-Cal system is paying it. State health leaders share strategies for preventing type-two diabetes.
Under the Streetlamp, America’s hottest new vocal group, performs an electrifying evening of classic hits from the American radio songbook in this special recorded at the Star Plaza Theatre in Merrillville, Indiana. Exuding the irresistible rapport of a modern-day Rat Pack, the quartet — recent leading cast members of the Tony® Award-winning musical "Jersey Boys" — deliver an evening of unforgettable entertainment.
Mama's Kitchen, the organization that has for years taken food to HIV/AIDS and cancer patients, will deliver its 6 millionth meal tomorrow.
Internationally renowned guitar superstar Joe Bonamassa delivers a stunning performance at the legendary Beacon Theatre in New York City in this special taped exclusively for public television. Bonamassa’s show at the Beacon Theatre is his follow-up performance for PBS, following the successful "Joe Bonamassa — Live At The Royal Albert Hall" that featured a special guest appearance by Eric Clapton.