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IRS Offers Last-Minute Tips For Tax Filers

April 10
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The clock is ticking down to the April 15 tax filing deadline. The Internal Revenue Service expects millions of Americans to file this weekend.

Could A Giant Magnet Like This Help Power The World?

April 10
By David Wagner
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This week, General Atomics unveiled the beginning of work on a magnet more than four stories tall. This magnet's job is an even taller order: making good on the clean energy promise of nuclear fusion.

San Diego Groups Weigh In On Proposed Immigration Bills

April 9
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This week California Democrats proposed an immigration package consisting of 10 bills aimed at extending health care, legal rights and business protections to immigrants living in the state illegally.

San Diego County's Water Use Soars Amid Drought

April 9
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By Susan Murphy
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Despite long-standing calls for cutbacks, San Diego County’s overall water use in February soared 13 percent higher than for the same period in 2013.

San Diego County Reboots Efforts To Fight Climate Change

April 8
By Erik Anderson
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The Board of Supervisors voted unanimously to rescind a plan that was widely panned by environmentalists and ultimately rejected by the courts.

5 North County Cities Join Forces To Boost Region's Economy

April 7
By Dwane Brown
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Leaders from Escondido, Carlsbad, Oceanside, San Marcos and Vista launched "Innovate 78" in an effort to promote the region.

San Diego's Serial Inebriate Program Gains National Attention

April 6
By Dwane Brown
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The program helps individuals who have been sent to four-hour sobering services more than four times in a 12-month period.

Ben Vereen Awards Will Honor San Diego's High School Theater Performers

April 3
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More than a dozen San Diego County high schools are participating in a musical theater competition, with performers getting a chance to go to Broadway for the top prize.

Lorie Zapf’s Path From Foster Care To San Diego City Council

April 3
By Claire Trageser
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San Diego City Councilwoman Lorie Zapf represents Pacific Beach, Ocean Beach and other coastal neighborhoods. But when she was growing up, she never would have expected to be where she is now.

Block Proposes Giving Grants To California Students Who Finish College In 4 Years

April 1
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State Sen. Marty Block is proposing a bill that would invest millions into the University of California and California State University systems. The plan includes giving students money for finishing school on time.

Ex-SeaWorld Trainer Responds To Video Of Him Using Racial Slurs

April 1
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John Hargrove, an ex-SeaWorld trainer who released the book "Beneath the Surface," said the company is attempting to hurt his reputation by releasing a video of him using a racial slur.

San Diego Zoo Says New Baby Jaguar Is Boy

March 30
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The jaguar, born on March 12 at the Harry and Grace Steele Elephant Odyssey exhibit, is the third cub for mother, Nindiri.

The Latest In Cancer Research And Treatment In San Diego

March 30
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The first part of a documentary based on the book "The Emperor of All Maladies" will air Monday on KPBS television. The series traces the history of cancer treatment and research.

Our Wild San Diego: Animals And Their Superpowers

March 27
By Dwane Brown
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KPBS Evening Edition anchor Dwane Brown gives a preview of "SuperWild: Discovering Animal Super Powers," an exhibit that opens March 28 at the Living Coast Discovery Center in Chula Vista.

What's Behind Sea Lion Pups Stranded On California Beaches?

March 26
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More than 2,000 sea lion pups have been stranded along California beaches. Is it lack of food or the changing weather patterns? KPBS takes a look.