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Obama Sending Military Resources To Battle Ebola Epidemic (Video)

Sept. 8
By Beth Ford Roth
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Saying the United States needs to make the Ebola epidemic "a national security priority," President Barack Obama announced Sunday on "Meet the Press" he plans to send additional U.S. military assets to Africa in an attempt to stem the outbreak.

Lopsided Battle Over Proposition 45

Sept. 8
By Kenny Goldberg
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The fight over Proposition 45, a ballot initiative that would give the state authority to regulate health insurance rates, is shaping up to be a one-sided affair.

San Diego County Suicides Reach All-Time High

Sept. 6
By Kenny Goldberg
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The number of San Diegans who committed suicide reached an all-time high in 2013.

School Kids And Vaccines: New Numbers Show More California Students Are Not Getting Their Shots

Sept. 4
Midday Edition
Evening Edition
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The number of parents delaying or declining to vaccinate their school-age children is climbing in California. We'll speak to San Diego doctors and hear about a new NOVA documentary about vaccines.

Seau Family Opts Out Of NFL Concussion Settlement

Sept. 3
By City News Service
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The family of Junior Seau has opted out of the proposed NFL settlement with former players over concussion-related injuries. The family will continue its wrongful death lawsuit against the league.

San Diego Service Offers Mental Health Support Online

Sept. 3
By Kenny Goldberg
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San Diegans who have a mental health issue can now access an online chat service to speak to a counselor.

San Diego Biotech Lands Up To $42 Million For Ebola Drug Development

Sept. 2
By David Wagner
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A U.S. health agency has awarded San Diego-based Mapp Biopharmaceutical new funding to speed up work on an experimental Ebola drug.

Measure Would Make Drug Overdose Antitdote More Widely Available In California

Sept. 1
By Kenny Goldberg
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A bill designed to reduce drug overdose deaths in California is on its way to the governor’s desk.

Study: 18 Ebola-Infected Monkeys Healed With San Diego Biotech's Experimental Drug

Aug. 29
Marilynn Marchione / Associated Press
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An experimental Ebola drug healed all 18 monkeys infected with the deadly virus in a study, boosting hopes that the treatment might help fight the outbreak raging through West Africa — once more of it can be made.

San Diego Company Opens Up About Experimental Ebola Drug

Aug. 27
By David Wagner
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After weeks of shying away from the news media, the head of a small San Diego drug company finally talked publicly about his company's experimental Ebola treatment ZMapp.