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Here's A Tool To Track California's Drought

Nov. 17
By David Wagner
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Is this year's El Niño going to be a real drought-buster for California? Over the next few months, KPBS will be tracking rain and snow throughout the state to find out.

What Charlie Sheen's Revelation Means For HIV Stigma In San Diego

Nov. 18
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San Diego County has the third largest number of HIV and AIDS cases in California.

La Jolla Playhouse ‘Indecent’ Explores Legal Battle Over Artistic Expression

Nov. 18
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"Indecent" is a play about another play — one that got the cast and producer arrested when it premiered on Broadway in the 1920s.

High Tides, El Niño And 'The Blob' In California

Nov. 17
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The weather will be big news in San Diego this winter, as strong El Niño-driven storms encounter already-high tides, and a warm water zone (known as "The Blob") sitting off the Northern California coast causes more trouble.

San Diego Researchers Join Pancreatic Cancer 'Dream Team'

Nov. 17
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A $12 million effort aims to find new ways to treat and slow the growth of pancreatic cancer.

Hearing At San Diego State Examines Student Homelessness

Nov. 16
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Members of a state Assembly committee will convene at San Diego State University to hear about how housing and food insecurity are affecting college students.

Will San Diego Take More Syrian Refugees After Paris Attacks?

Nov. 16
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Governors from several U.S. states balk at taking in Syrian refugees after attacks in Paris.

San Diego Loses Albie's Beef Inn And Its Nude Portraits

Nov. 13
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There's no place like Albie's Beef Inn in San Diego. The old-school steakhouse and piano bar will shut down for good at the end of December after being in operation for more than 50 years.

San Diego Man's Role In Uncovering Priest Sex Abuse Featured In 'Spotlight'

Nov. 12
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A San Diego mental health counselor was instrumental in helping Boston Globe investigative reporters uncover the priest sex abuse scandal in 2002 and cover-up that followed. The investigation is depicted in the new film "Spotlight."

Chargers Drama Stars San Diego Mayor On New York Stage

Nov. 12
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San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer made his case in New York. The Chargers and Raiders hired Disney's CEO. A sports columnist said San Diego could have a pro football team: the Raiders.

Journalism Changing In 'The Post-Kardashian Era'

Nov. 11
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Journalists and public relations experts wrestle with how traditional journalism is contending with "click-bait" news. A forum will be held Thursday night at Point Loma Nazarene University on the topic.

Access To Care Challenging In San Diego County's Backcountry

Nov. 12
By Kenny Goldberg
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The Community Health Center in Campo sits in a double-wide trailer. Other than Indian Health Services on the Campo Indian Reservation, it’s the only place to get care in an area that spreads over 950 square miles.

San Diego Nonprofit Launches Online Course About Helping Veterans

Nov. 11
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San Diego-based nonprofit PsychArmor launched the "One, Five, Fifteen Campaign" on Veterans Day with a free hour-long online course to educate all Americans about what they can do to help veterans.

Vista Magnet Elementary School Beats The Odds

Nov. 11
By Jean Guerrero
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Students at a magnet elementary school in Vista are doing unusually well on new state standardized tests. Most are from low-income families, and English isn’t their first language.

Courage Under Water: Swimmer Shares Message Of Perseverance In New Book

Nov. 10
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Diana Nyad accomplished something at 64 that she had set out and failed to do at 28: swim from Cuba to Florida. She is the only person to make the 100-plus mile swim without the aid of a shark cage.