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Tijuana Plans Protection For Rare River Habitat

May 25
By Jean Guerrero
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Arroyo Alamar is one of Tijuana's last surviving river habitats. It once ran for six miles through the city, but now it is less than half that size. Much of it has been filled with concrete to prevent flooding, but environmentalists want to save what is left of the river.

Lawyers Teach San Diego Students What To Do If Stopped By Police

May 20
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The Earl B. Gilliam Bar Association, a San Diego County African-American bar association, has started a series of presentations on how to handle police-youth interactions.

Study Finds Lingering Spike In Car Theft After California Prison Change

May 21
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By Associated Press
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The study by the Public Policy Institute of California shows that sentencing lower-level felons to local lockups instead of state prisons led to a 17 percent increase in auto thefts in 2013.

Oceanside's Prince Of Peace Abbey Spiritual Leader To Step Down

May 21
By Alison St John
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The Rev. Charles Wright, head of the Prince of Peace Abbey for the past two decades, will resign this summer on his 80th birthday.

California Medical Association Drops Opposition Against Right To Die Bill

May 20
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The California Medical Association announced Wednesday that it has become the first state medical association in the U.S. to drop its opposition to what's been known as "physician-assisted suicide."

'American Sniper' Widow Comes To San Diego To Discuss Life, Loss

May 19
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Taya Kyle, widow Chris Kyle, is in San Diego to discuss her memoir, "American Wife: Love, War, Faith and Renewal." She talks about her life without Chris and resources for other San Diego military families dealing with grief.

$1.4B Chargers Stadium Plan Unveiled; No New Taxes Proposed

May 16
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By City News Service
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A new football stadium for San Diego should be financed with a mix of financial contributions from the city and county of San Diego, the Chargers and the NFL, plus bond and land sales, a nine-member advisory group appointed by Mayor Kevin Faulconer recommended Monday.

Training Tijuana Cops To Avoid HIV Infections From Needle-Sticks

May 19
By Kenny Goldberg
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Tijuana police practices put officers at high risk for needle-stick injuries that can lead to HIV infections. UC San Diego is coordinating the special training to make it safer for officers as they encounter IV drug users.

California Compares Favorably To Other Countries In The Clean Technology Arena

May 18
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By Erik Anderson
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California performs well against the rest of the world in the latest Green Innovation Index from the non-partisan think tank Next-10.

Hope After Violence: San Diego Author Demands Support For Children Exposed To Trauma

May 18
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Researchers are learning these simple things such as listening, giving praise or sharing a secret, may be effective tools in rescuing kids from the effects of an abusive childhood.

Record Rainfall Breaks Through 'Ridiculously Resilient Ridge'

May 15
By David Wagner
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The ridge has helped keep California in a prolonged state of drought by pushing storms up and over California.

Military Families Get New Home Away From Home On Camp Pendleton

May 15
By Kenny Goldberg
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Military families who have a loved one getting care at Camp Pendleton's Naval Hospital have a new place to stay.

Marines From Kansas, Arizona Were On Camp Pendleton-Based Helicopter

May 15
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The wreckage of a helicopter believed to have crashed while carrying six U.S. Marines and two Nepalese soldiers has been found on a Himalayan hillside in earthquake-stricken Nepal.

Bike To Work Day: Promoting Cycling As Viable San Diego Transportation Option

May 14
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Government leaders have included biking in its climate action plans for San Diego city and the larger region.

Black Student Organizations Question San Diego Police Policies

May 14
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San Diego police Chief Shelley Zimmerman said reforms on policing have been made since a Department of Justice review. But students want racial profiling to end.